Animecast: Games for Otaku


While it’s hard to find a gamer that likes anime, the opposite isn’t as true.  It’s been our experience that gaming comes with the territory of anime.  Even if we don’t always have time for it in the midst of our anime addictions.  For those anime gamers, we offer up this rundown of some great video game titles that fit the taste of an anime fan.

Games Discussed In This Podcast: Xenogears, Tales Series, Valkyria Chronicles, Lunar, Ni No Kuni, Persona, Conception, Pokemon, Devil Survivor, Bravely Default, Corpse Party, Neptunia, Breath of Fire, Dragon Quest, The World Ends With You, Albert Odyssey, Trails in the Sky, Ragnarok Odyssey, Zone of Enders, Gods Eater, Kingdom Hearts, Pangya, Hatsune Miku Project Diva, IDOLM@STER, Final Fantasy Tactics, Joanne D’Ark, Shining Force, Fire Emblem, Disgaea, Catherine, Ace Attorney, Recettear, Blazblue, Persona 4 Arena, Ragnarok Online, Final Fantasy XIV, Time and Eternity, Thousand Arms, Freedom Wars, Attack on Titan, Sword Art Online, Akiba’s Trip.

The intro for this episode was Tell Your World featuring Hatsune Miku. Our outro was Tokyo Teddybear featuring Kagamine Rin.

We hope you all enjoy!

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Co-Founder of and Co-Host of the OtakuSpirit Animecast. A huge fan of anime since the early 1990s, consuming over 1300 shows. Outside of Otaku Spirit, he has been a judge for the Anime Awards and aided in reviewing titles for some publishers. While he's late to the collecting scene, he's found a lot of joy in filling his DVD/Blu-ray collection as well as collecting figures. Sharing this joy, he posts unboxing and feature videos on anime goods to YouTube.