E100 – AKIRA



Only one of the most well-known anime ever.

A pair of childhood friends take radically different paths through the disintegrating society of Neo Tokyo. Meanwhile, Michael reveals some deep thoughts on anime, Peter gushes about, well, everything, and both hosts consider reading the manga on which this masterpiece was based.

Also included: a brief history of Power Rangers in Space, the serious impact of Ronin Warriors, and theorizing about the message of this movie.

The New Batman Adventures Part 1 will release September 25th


MS43 – Scooby-Doo Meets Batman



Rooby-Roo Reets Ratman and… Robin.

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Next week: Akira 100th Episode Special


E99 – Batman TAS Conclusion



It’s Gotham. A guy comes in with a costume and a gimmick, you give them your money.

Batgirl makes her return in an episode where Batman barely shows up at all. Meanwhile, Michael appreciates the treatment of Harley Quinn in a breakout episode, Peter nearly has a heart attack at the mention of a hated cartoon character, and both hosts reflect on this series as a whole.

Also included: Joker’s attempt at reformation, the chilling parallels between Jaleel White and Mary Louise Dahl, expanding the Batman universe with the inclusion of Jonah Hex.

100th Episode Special: Akira will release on September 11th


MS42 – Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles



Batman finally meets his most feared adversaries: a bunch of mutant teenagers with a hankering for pizza.

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Next week: Batman TAS Conclusion


E98 – Batman TAS Part 6



Crime continues running rampant in Gotham City, and only one man can stop it. Well, one man and maybe his ward.

Batman and Robin swing around the city, fighting crime and also occasionally the Joker. Meanwhile, Michael recognizes a distinctly normal shot from the show, Peter makes comparisons between the show and Tim Burton’s Batman films, and both hosts reveal their ignorance of comics.

Also included: Bane’s contract, Robocop 2 (maybe), the unfortunate fate of those who betray Rupert Thorne.

Batman TAS Conclusion will release on August 28th


MS41 – The Black Cauldron



An assistant pig keeper discovers his heroic destiny with the help of a bard, a weird furry creature, and (what else?) a princess. This is Disney, after all.

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Next week: Batman: TAS Part 6


E97 – The Iron Giant



The tearjerking adventures of a small boy and a big robot.

A giant robot lands in the wilderness of Maine, befriends a young boy, and finds itself on the wrong side of the US Government. Meanwhile, Michael recollects a childhood memory, Peter praises Kent Mansley’s paranoid characterization, and both hosts are mildly surprised at the voice acting chops of Vin Diesel.

Also included: uncovering the sinister connection between the Iron Giant and Dark Gundam, why does the concept of Hell exist in Star Wars?

Batman TAS Part 6 will release on August 14th


MS40 – Invincible Superman Zambot 3



Giant Robots fight and cause untold destruction. Who’d have thought Tomino was a co-creator of this?

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Next week: Yu Yu Hakusho Part 2


E96 – G Gundam Conclusion



Who would have expected the secret to beating Dark Gundam, a nanotechnological monstrosity, would have been admitting your love for someone else?

Revelation after revelation pile up as the Gundam Fight heads towards its inevitable conclusion. Meanwhile, Michael tries to comprehend the Schwarz twist, Peter admits he was touched by the final words of Master Asia, and both hosts agree this show lived up to their expectations.

Also included: so many ridiculous Gundams, Chibodee’s soothing song revisited, Exploding Burning Sekiha Love-Love Tenkyoken.

The Iron Giant will release July 31st


MS39 – Tetsujin 28: The Lingering Midday Moon



Yet another work by Yasuhiro Imagawa that pays tribute to the originators of the giant robot genre, in this case *the* originator.

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Next week: G Gundam Conclusion