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4Episode 04 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, Jon, and Sean are plagued by nightmares of success as they discuss Shinkai Makoto, a writer and director whose works might just happen to always be better on second viewing…

Starring:
Ben (sometimes Gormongous)
Andy (sometimes NinjaSquirrel)
Jon (sometimes Twig)
Seth (sometimes Zeus)

Spotlight:
Garden of Words (1:00:38)

Discussed:
Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma (1:58)
Monster Musume (6:13)
Prison School (13:23)
Dragon Ball Super (19:54)
Rokka no Yuusha (25:25)
Kill la Kill (30:11)
Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann (31:57)
Clannad (40:20)
Golden Time (51:43)
anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day (54:32)
His and Her Circumstances (56:42)
Ore Monogatari!! (58:10)
5 Centimeters per Second (1:26:38)

Listener Questions (1:29:53):
– How long did it take for original video animation to catch on as a release format for anime?

Related Links:
What is Key/VisualArt’s?
The josei demographic is where you find mature relationships in anime and manga
Who is Makoto Shinkai?
Tanka 2513 and 2514 from the Man’yoshu
The Man’yoshu, the oldest existing collection of Japanese poetry
History of OVAs as a release format in anime