Animecast: Ratings, Booms, and Sword Art Online


The Animecast is back with another great discussional podcast fueled by some fantastic questions provided by our community.  Dropping shows based on animation, rating systems, and the possibility of a new anime boom.  Listen in and get our perspective on each of these topics.  Stay tuned to the second segment for some in-depth spoiler discussion on Sword Art Online Mother’s Rosario arc as well!

e22swordartonlineii05The spoiler segment begins at the 56:53 point. If you have not watched up to episode 22 of Sword Art Online Season 2, please avoid listening beyond that marker.

Special thanks to Mys145 and MadGunner for the great questions we discuss in this episode!

The intro for this episode is called “Re:Make” by ONE OK ROCK which can be found on iTunes.  The outro is the 2nd OP for Sword Art Online II called “courage” by Haruka Tomatsu.  The outro for the spoiler segment is the 3rd ED for Sword Art Online II called “Sirsi” by LiSA.

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.