Jeremy Graves is joined by the fragrant Gemma Cox of NEO magazine, the pungent Andrew Partridge from Anime Ltd, and the newly doctored Jonathan Clements to discuss Scotland Loves Anime, the Boom Boom Satellite Distraction Device, and rogue robot tanks. You can download the podcast here.
0:00 intros and hellos
04:30 Dealing with a film festival in the shadow of Ghibli.
09:30 Bad hair days and uncanny valleys on Appleseed: Alpha.
11:30 The miseries of live television.
14:00 Appleseed: Alpha, the jury’s view.
16:30 The true nature of the Golden Partridge Award, soon to be renamed the SLA Glass… Thing.
20:00 Déjà vu and original dialogue in English.
22:00 Bayonetta and evocations of the beer-and-curry era.
25:00 Trigger warnings in The Wings of Honneamise. Berserk 3 and the “carrot of continuations.”
32:00 A young lady’s primer to fan service and fighting the patriarchy. Questions on the nature of the Noitamina target audience, and plugs for Psycho-Pass and Rolling Girls. Why do