Episode 47 of Key Frames, a podcast about anime. In this episode, we're visited by a benevolent alien named Jon, who wants only to enjoy all the anime! As he searches for more shows to watch and love, he befriends the anxious and depressed Ben, the troubled but talented Duncan, and the mysterious foreigner Andy. The wacky quartet talk about the wrap-up of the winter 2018 season, then they move onto the spotlight anime, which happens to have been based on their adventures, the 2012 show tsuritama!
A Certain Magical Index III (0:53)
The Magnificent Kotobuki (16:20)
Girly Air Force (31:43)
Fullmetal Alchemist (37:08)
Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken (38:09)
Run with the Wind (40:28)
Mob Psycho 100 II (42:21)
Kaguya-sama: Love Is War (55:11)
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Golden Wind (1:01:53)
Dororo (2019) (1:12:28)
The Promised Neverland (1:15:06)
The Rising of the Shield Hero (1:30:17)
Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- (1:37:21)
So I'm a Spider, So What? (manga) (1:38:25)
My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom! (manga) (1:40:22)
Looks like A Certain Magical Index III had a troubled production from the start
Prestige TV and the critical bubble
A bizarrely positive retrospective of The Cockpit OVAs
The Wind Rises and historical revisionism
Strengths and weaknesses of the Mitsubishi A6M Zero
The complicated legacy of the Curtiss P-40 Warhawk
No one's heard of the Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa but it gets a postmortem, too
ANN's review of the final episode of Girly Air Force, with some musings on adaptations
What happened to all the anime original endings?
What is a recap episode?
A social and cultural analysis of the appeal of isekai anime
The problem with the protagonist of The Rising of the Shield Hero is that he starts out an asshole and stays an asshole
There's an anime adaptation for So I'm a Spider, So What? coming
Same with My Next Life as a Villainess
What is whitebait?
What is a bait ball?