Animecast: Music of Winter 2018 Anime


Warm yourself up in the Winter 2018 season with some great tracks picked by the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast.  The best OPs and EDs of the season are here to fill your ears while the hosts inform you of the artists that are behind them.

musicofwinter2018animefeatIncluding great tracks from the likes of GARNiDELiA, UNISON SQUARE GARDEN, Aimer, Myth and Roid, ClariS, Akeboshi Rockets, nano RIPE, Sumire Uesaka, and so much more!

NOTE: For High Quality purposes for music, this podcast was exported via HQ setting, thus slightly larger in size than standard podcasts. Roughly 92.7MB. Keep that in mind for bandwidth limits please.

We hope you all enjoy!

Download MP3

Runtime: 1:04:13

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

If you like our show, the best way to support us is to tell others about us!  You can also rate and subscribe on iTunes, Zune, or use our RSS feed.  Click the links on the side bar for easy access.

Something catch your interest in this episode or something you want us to expand on? Leave us a comment on the forums and join the discussion!


Songs spotlight in this episode:

  • “Watashi no Tame no Monogatari” by fhana – Maerchen Maedchen OP (iTunes)
  • “SHINY DAYS” by Asaka – Laid-Back Camp OP
  • “Furu Biyori” by Eri Sasaki – Laid-Back Camp ED
  • “GO CRY GO” by OxT – Overlord 2 OP
  • “HYDRA” by Myth and Roid – Overlord 2 ED
  • “Iwanai kedo ne” by Yuiko Oohara – Karakai Jozu no Tagaki-san OP
  • “Korekara” by Machico – The Ryuo’s Work is Never Done OP
  • “You” by May’n – The Ancient Magus’ Bride OP2
  • “Haru ga Kite Bokura” by UNISON SQUARE GARDEN – March Comes In Like A Lion 2 OP2
  • “Pop Team Epic” by Sumire Uesaka – Pop Team Epic OP
  • “KISS OF DEATH” by Mika Nakashima x Hyde – Darling in the Franxx OP
  • “Azalea” by nano.RIPE – Citrus OP
  • “Stray” by Kishida Kyoudan and the Akeboshi Rockets – Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens OP
  • “Urar” by Chima – Hakumei and Mikochi OP
  • “Nostalgic Rainfall” by CHiCO with Honeyworks – After the Rain OP
  • “Ref:rain” by Aimer – After the Rain ED
  • “Error” by GARNiDELiA – Beatless OP (iTunes)
  • “PRIMALove” by ClariS – Beatless ED
  • “Flashback” by Miyavi vs KenKen – Kokkoku OP (iTunes)
  • “Asayake to Nettaigyo” by Boku no Lyric no Bouyomi (iTunes)
  • “Colors Power ni Omakasero” by the cast – Mitsuboshi Colors ED

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.