Animecast: Summer 2014 Review Part 3


The dreaded Nobunaga shows, Japanese X-Men, Witches, kickboxing caligraphers, and much more in this edition of the Animecast! We discuss some early favorites in the Fall 2014 line-up before jumping into 7 more reviews of the Summer 2014 line-up and then end with some great community discussion.

Special thanks to members of our community for some great questions to answer during our community section. Also a big thanks to Jun for her insight into Japan in our Ask Jun segment!

Anime Reviewed in this Episode: Tokyo ESP, Majimoji Rurumo, Invaders of the Rokujyoma, Hanayamata, Blade Dance of the Elementalers, Barakamon, and Nobunaga Concerto.

The intro for this episode is the OP for Barakamon called “Rashisa” by SUPER BEAVER. Our music for the break was the OP for Hanayamata called “Hanaha Odori Reya Iroha ni Ho” by Team Hanayamata. The outro is the ED for Nobunaga Concerto called “Irreversible Replace” by MY FIRST STORY.

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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.