0 Items | £0.00

VIEW BASKET

Movember Madness

Monday 2nd December 2013


Moustaches, moles and movies, in our 21st podcast

Manga UK Podcast

Jeremy Graves is joined by Jerome Mazandarani and Andrew Hewson for a run-down of what’s coming up and what’s going on, available to download now.

00:00 Hello from the Movember Mavericks – two men with moustaches and one girl with fake facial hair. The very different world of mixed-doubles ping-pong.

03:20 Memories of the London MCM Comicon. The announcement of Evangelion 3.33 coming to Blu-ray for 31st March 2014. The chances of getting Eva into the cinemas.

06:30 Jerome is very down on Captain Planet. News on the Lupin III live-action project. Hentai Kamen coming on home video in July.

09:00 Psycho-Pass, coming in 2014!

11:40 Tanya videos herself designing the sleeve and art cards for a Manga Entertainment release. Time-lapse excitement up on Youtube right now, starring the unsung heroine of Manga UK’s design. Jerome on major studio’s steelbooks: “I don’t just want the flipping tin!” What kind of stuff is coming up in future Manga UK special editions?

18:00 Jerome plugs Studio Canal’s Ghibli steelbooks. The hunt for the Manga Mole, who has been leaking unapproved packaging ideas.

20:00  Release date for Guilty Crown part two.

21:00  What releases by other distributors do you wish you had? Sales figures for some of the best-selling Manga releases…. Death Note and Fullmetal Alchemist.

24:00 Upsetting things that Andrew Partridge has done to us.

25:30  Third Madoka Magica movie in the UK? The relative lack of interest in the first two films…

27:00  Has there been a change in impulse buying in recent years? Jerome gets into the Big Data.

29:50  What percentage of sales come in the first week of sales? Andrew reminisces about the good old days of analogue browsing. Jerome on the super-abundance of infinite choice. The increasing values of browsing and peer-to-peer recommendations.

34:20  Clearing the confusion over Dragon Ball Z.

41:40 Persona 4 and Code Geass… why are they so hard to find?

45:20  What is the flight velocity of an unladen swallow? And what is your favourite type of cake?

46:40  Turns out that time is up, so bye!

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.

MANGA UK GOSSIP

£
was £

FEATURED RELEASE

RECENT FEATURED POSTS

One Piece: Strong World

The Straw Hats Pirates come together for an adventure like no other...
Written by One Piece creator Eiichiro Oda himself, Strong World leads the Straw Hats into the deadly path of Golden Lion Shiki.
Manga Entertainment is excited to announce a UK theatrical release of cult Japanese director, Takashi Miike’s latest cinematic feast, Yakuza Apocalypse.

Jimmy Murakami 1933-2014

Andrew Osmond remembers the man who did it all
By way of an obituary, we re-run Andrew Osmond's interview with the late Jimmy Murakami, originally published in March 2012.
JOIN THE REVOLUTION!
Manga UK and Animatsu Entertainment will be at London MCM Comic Con all weekend, so head to the booth and say hello!
Contact Us   |   Refund Policy   |   Delivery Times   |   Privacy statement   |   Terms & Conditions
Please note your card statement will show billing by MVM. Movember Madness from the UK's best Anime Blog.