Animecast: One Small Step For Man, One Giant Fail For Fandom


It has been a slow week in news, but that didn’t stop the community from providing plenty of questions to fuel another fun-filled discussional podcast. Join us as we talk about the wonders of Japanese crowdfunding, new license rescues, favorite tropes, and more!

5cmpsfeatSpecial thanks to Ellie, Homebound11, Vern-kun, Star-K, Arslen, justaguy1253, shikakage, and almightyhiki for the great questions featured in this episode!

The intro music for this episode is the OP for Seraph of the End called “X.U.” by SawanoHiroyuki[nZk]:Gemie. The outro music is the OP for Show By Rock called “Youth is Non-Stop!” by Plasmagica.

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.