Tag Archives: One-Off

MS52 – Ewoks: Battle for Endor



Had to ride that sweet sweet Star Wars SEO for as long as it would take us. Turns out this movie wasn’t worth it.

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Next week: Dragon Ball Z Part 15


E108 – The Star Wars Holiday Special



Alternate title: waiting for Chewie.

Han Solo and Chewbacca race back to Chewie’s home so he can celebrate Wookie Christmas, while a bunch of other random crap happens. Meanwhile, Michael appreciates The Mandalorian’s willingness to canonize some of this nonsense, Peter admits he was beginning to dread the experience before we actually watched it, and both hosts struggle to find words to describe this thing other than “insane,” “weird,” and “bizarre.”

Also included: uncomfortably personal threats of violence by the Empire, the origin of Youtube Poop, the VR headset sequence is somehow even weirder than we expected.

Dragon Ball Z Part 15 will release January 15th. What a coincidence.


MS50 – Heavy Metal



A movie featuring sex, drugs, and Rock ‘n’ Roll. In that order.

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Next week: Star Blazers Grab Bag


E103 – Sailor Moon S: The Movie



A man saves a cat. Just like that screenwriting guide, but with some unexpected results.

An extraterrestrial object carries another villain towards Earth, and the Sailor Scouts are the only ones who can stop it. Meanwhile, Michael tries to justify having any regard for this movie, Peter laments the screeching voices of the villain’s minions, and both hosts conclude that the magic of Sailor Moon may be waning.

Also included: a terrifying forecast, Tuxedo Mask’s laziest entrance lines, the contractual obligations of unimportant Sailor Scouts.

Zoids: Chaotic Century Part 1 will release November 6th


MS46 – The New Adventures of Batman



Greetings, Bat-fans! This is Batman.

And me, Robin, the Boy Wonder!

If you’d like to submit a topic for discussion, a letter, a memory you have of Toonami, or a bizarre show for us to make fun of, you can contact us at hyperspacebroadcastspod@gmail.com, or find us on Twitter @HBpod and Facebook at Facebook.com/HBpod. We look forward to hearing from you!

Next week: Sailor Moon S: The Movie


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


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


MS37 – Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still



A love letter to the originator of Giant Robots, made by the director of G Gundam.

A young boy commands a huge robot to fight on his behalf, while a criminal organization tries to take over the world.

If you’d like to submit a topic for discussion, a letter, a memory you have of Toonami, or a bizarre show for us to make fun of, you can contact us at hyperspacebroadcastspod@gmail.com, or find us on Twitter @HBpod and Facebook at Facebook.com/HBpod. We look forward to hearing from you!

Next week: G Gundam Part 2


E92 – GI Joe: A Real American Hero Grab Bag



Good thing GI Joe is around, or who would protect us from Cobra the enemy?

Joes fight Cobra, Cobra retreats, etc. Meanwhile, Michael takes issue with Serpentor, Peter chuckles at some animation errors, and both hosts theorize on why this show made it to Toonami’s Midnight Run lineup.

Also included: Cobra Studios productions, the mixed-up origins of GI Joe, how the hell can anyone tell all the Joes apart?

G Gundam Part 1 will release on June 5th


E87 – Blue Submarine No. 6



The world is flooded, half-human hybrids are trying to annihilate the last of humanity, and the mad scientist behind it all just wants everyone to get along.

And, of course, every battle is rendered in amazing turn of the century CGI. Meanwhile, Peter confuses the name of the mini-subs, Michael compares elements to G-Saviour, and both hosts try to determine exactly what Verg is actually saying.

Also included: Muppets anime, Cell’s motives, armchair science.

Sailor Moon S Part 1 will release Mar 27th