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Wednesday 24th July 2013


Excitement and adventure, from our Manchester MCM podcast

Manga UK Podcast

Available to download now, our podcast from the weekend at Manchester's MCM Comic Con. Bring on the unicorns!

00:00   Hello

02:00 Karneval, announced for 2014.




03:30 Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail, later this year on DVD and Blu-ray. Out on the 4th November.

04:30 Sengoku Basara the movie: The Last Party, coming in 2014.

05:00 Fairy Tail the Movie, coming in 2014.

05:40 18th November for Guilty Crown on DVD and Blu-ray; K-on the Movie coming on 28th October on DVD and Blu-ray. Comes with an Oyster card holder (A fantastic London idea, entirely unimpressive if you come from Manchester). Fairy Tail part 5 coming on 2nd December.

08:20 Steins;gate, chance to vote on the cover, deadline is this Thursday.

09:40  Eureka Seven AO coming out in 2014.

10:00 One Piece collection out in early 2014. Blood C the movie coming out next year.

11:00 Questions from the audience. Any old school titles such as Digimon?

13:00   What should you do to get into translation? Probably a question best posed on the next podcast, when Jonathan Clements will reply.

14:50  Any news on Fate/Zero?

15:30  Any chance of a second series of Highschool of the Dead?

16:40   Are we going to see a dub of Toriko?

17:50  Chances of a Japanese guest at Comicon?

19:15  The Israelis are looking for collectable anime dolls.

20:40 What are your thoughts on unicorns? Why didn’t she get a prize?

21:20 Chances of a live-action film of Evangelion?

24:00 Is there a suggestions box on the website?

25:00 Is it true that Warner Bros is thinking of doing a live-action Bleach?

And we’re out.

The Podcast is available to download now HERE, or find it and an archive of previous shows at our iTunes page. For a detailed contents listing of previous podcasts, check out our Podcasts page.

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One Piece (uncut) Collection 14 (episodes 325-348)

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Nami, despite her desperate dash, arrives at the station too late to stop the Sea Train, but she's relieved to learn that Sanji has stowed away on board the vessel and will stop at nothing to rescue Robin! With the storm of all storms bearing down upon them, Nami and Chopper risk their lives to save Luffy and Zoro from the rapidly rising waters. Back aboard the train, Sanji is aided in his battle against the CP9 goons by the arrival of the mysterious Soge King, a wandering warrior from the Island of Snipers!

As the scattered Straw Hats fight to reunite, fate draws them ever nearer the foreboding fortress of Enies Lobby. Will our heroes live to face the hour of reckoning?!

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