Animecast: The Waifu and Husbando Affect

The Otaku Spirit Animecast take on the topic of writers and creators making appealing characters that tap into our inner loves and wants in a partner. Producing the wonderful concepts of Waifu and Husbando!

Topics Covered This Episode: Why Creators Make Appealing Characters, Archetypes and Who They Target, other features and their appeal, and more!

The opening music for this episode is the OP for Happy Sugar Life called “One Room Sugar Life” by Akari Nanawo. The closing music for this episode is the OP for Bottom Tier Character Tomozaki called “Jinsei Easy?” by DIALOGUE+.

We hope you all enjoy!

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Runtime: 2:53:36

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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.