Spiral Radio Episode 2 – Death Note

"How did you get into anime?" This is a question anime fans love asking each other, and in this episode, Andrew "Buggy" Koerner shares his story of getting into anime through Death Note, as well as searching for why its once-insane popularity seems to have waned so drastically. Download (right-click, save link as) | Time: …

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The GDB Power Rankings: Summer 2017, Week 1

Welcome to the Giga Drill Breakdown Power Rankings, a new feature we'll be adding to the site! Every week, Buggy, Urtag, LittleCrow, Taluun, and Watashi will be tracking their thoughts on the season by ranking their five favorite episodes from the week. This week covers the start of the season through (roughly) July 8th. Buggy …

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The Mundanime Podcast Episode VII: The Snow Has Thawed

Welcome to episode 7 of Mundanime Podcasts and Reviews. During this episode, the pre-seasonal team from episode 1 returns to wrap up the winter 2017 anime season. Time: 2:30:30 | Download You can email us at mundanimemail@gmail.com Kurt can be reached at anilist.co/user/Gyrozen Buggy can be reached at twitter.com/DaLadybugMan and at baguburagu.wordpress.com/ Ben can be …

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Watching Madoka Blind: The Importance of Acommunal Watching

We live in a world where we no longer consume our media as much as we interact with it. Watching a show is treated as a communal experience, where as soon as an episode airs, everyone takes to the internet to let the world know our opinions. Blogs, podcasts, Twitter, Tumblr, message boards…everyone flocks to …

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Third Seat by the Window Episode 1×05: Everyone’s A Critic (And So Can You!)

The Subtle Doctor joins Buggy and Chris to talk about critical analysis in the anime fandom, how to get into it, and where it's succeeding and failing. Download (right click, save link as) | Time: 3:15:24 | iTunes | YouTube Link (coming soon) Social Media and Correspondence Buggy’s Twitter | Buggy’s YouTube | The Bugblog …

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Third Seat by the Window Episode 1×04: Open the Gate

Buggy and Chris are joined by David Majors to discuss negativity in the anime fandom and what we can do to try to change it. Download (right click, save link as) | Time: 1:19:17 | iTunes | YouTube Link (coming soon) Social Media and Correspondence Buggy’s Twitter | Buggy’s YouTube Chris’s Twitter David's Twitter | …

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Third Seat by the Window Episode 1×03: We Talked About Light Novels So We Chose an Obnoxiously Long Episode Title?!

Buggy and Chris are joined by J-Novel Club's Sam Pinansky, who shares his experiences with the light novel industry and why he launched the site. Download (right click, save link as) | Time: 2:10:11 | iTunes | YouTube Link (coming soon) Social Media and Correspondence Buggy’s Twitter | Buggy’s YouTube Chris’s Twitter J-Novel Club Website …

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