Scotland Loves Anime and other Amazeballs, in the Manga UK podcast
The Manga UK podcast is back for its eighth episode
, in which Jerome Mazandarani offers sage advice on dealing with school bullies, Andrew Partridge of Scotland Loves Anime plugs his film festival in Edinburgh
, Jeremy Graves on what's coming up at the MCM Expo, and Jonathan Clements
on the dangers of sharing a bed with a third-degree blackbelt
. And when Jerome is suddenly caught short, Andrew Hewson steps in to the breach.
0:00:00 - 0:04:55 : Pre-Show chatter.
0:04:55 - 0:24:03 : New releases, production snafus, the certification of Madoka Magica
, and how new releases 'sound', Ninja Scroll
and why pre-ordering is a good idea.
0:24:03 - 00:38:35 Manga UK & Kaze UK plans for London MCM Expo
, free hugs at conventions,
00:38:35 - 00:49:28 A preview of Scotland Loves Anime
in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Also, reasons why "amazeballs" really is a word.
00:49:38 - 1:28:19 [END] Ask Manga UK, featuring questions on older series, licensing titles, best sellers and more! Favourite manga, including Domu
and Shooting Stars in the Twilight
. The history of Dark Horse Comics in the UK, and their strange transformation. Details of Toshio Maeda
at the Expo, and how not to ask him for a "controversial" image. The problems caused by middlemen in acquiring anime rights. Sales figures for Manga Entertainment's top sellers, including Akira, Naruto and a couple of surprises.
Available to download now
, 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