God bless us, every one, it's the Manga UK podcast
In this festive edition
, Jeremy Graves is joined by Jerome Mazandarani and Andrew Hewson for the last podcast of the year, which features new announcements, your questions answered and our exclusive Manga UK festive treat, a rhyming narrative of Yuletide cheer, which features reindeer, anime fans, bondage gear and our Christmas Eve releases.
00:00 Settle down at the fireside for Uncle Jeremy to read you your special Christmas poem.
05:09 Introductions and current releases, and the Hetalia box set explained, plus what’s coming up on Christmas Eve.
10:00 “Brand spanking new news” – 3 new license announcements plus a surprise! But don’t get your hopes up for One Piece, there’s no news on that.
18:30 Dragon Ball Z Kai now confirmed for British television.
24:00 Ask Manga UK – details on the upcoming Bleach arcs. How can UK anime match up to American and Australian fandom? The perils of predicting what will be a hit when buying licences.
42:30 What chances of remakes of classic anime in the wake of Evangelion and Berserk?
45:00 What have we asked Santa for Christmas? Do not listen to this if Jerome is your dad.
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