Animecast: Hated Characters

The hosts of the Otaku Spirit Animecast dive into the fandom to find the most hated anime characters and challenge themselves to both explain them, and even justify them.

As mentioned in the episode, this episode is full on open game for spoilers. Please skip any show we discuss if you do not want to hear spoilers. Note however that this was a freeflowing conversation and we may have jumped around some to other shows. While most are soft spoilers, below are the significant spoiler segments to possibly skip:

Code Geass – 16:52-19:44
Darling in the Franxx – 19:50-29:00
Berserk – 38:38-40:55
Akame Ga Kill – 40:55-44:20
Sword Art Online – 47:50-1:00:38
Madoka Magica – 1:00:44-1:05:40
Aldnoah Zero – 1:12:14-1:18:32
School Days – 1:18:40-1:24:02
Full Metal Alchemist – 1:26:44-1:31:12
Bleach – 1:34:16-1:36:40
Full Metal Alchemist – 1:37:30-1:38:30
Eccentric Family – 1:43:10-1:46:24
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress – 1:46:44-1:51:00
Neon Genesis Evangelion – 1:54:44-2:03:22

Shows Covered In This Episode: Fruits Basket, Code Geass, Darling in the Franxx, Future Diary, Shield Hero, Berserk, Akame Ga Kill, Himouto Umaru-chan, Sword Art Online, Madoka Magica, Soul Eater, Naruto, Aldnoah Zero, School Days, Dragon Ball Z, Full Metal Alchemist, My Hero Academia, Fairy Tail, Eccentric Family, Death Note, Ajin, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, Re:Zero, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Death Note, Bleach, High School of the Dead, Dragon Ball Z, and much more!

The opening song for this episode is the OP for Eccentric Family called “Uchouten Jinsei” by milktub. The closing for this episode is the ED for Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress called “ninelie” by Aimer with chelly.

We hope you all enjoy!

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Runtime: 2:05:52

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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.