Animecast: Netflix Buys Up Live-Action Waifu


Join the hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast as they break down the big news of anime over the last few weeks. Triumphant returns, sad departures, and exciting but scary changes to big titles and industry leaders.

netflixbuyswaifufeatTopics this episode: Eir Aoi returns, Netflix allies with Production IG and BONES, Tatsuki reveals anime, March Comes In Like A Lion hiatus, Yuusuke does Back to the Future manga, Netflix buys Sword Art Online Live Action, and much more!

Thanks to jndsn, fragoff, BlueSpark, Mys145, JackTWD4th, Companion Kyuubey, and ZuraN for the great questions featured on this episode.

The intro music for this episode is the OP for Sword Art Online II called “IGNITE” by Eir Aoi. The outro for this episode is the ED for Occultic Nine called “Open Your Eyes” by Asaka.

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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.