Baka Banter is a deep dive into the world of anime. Hosts Ionatan Kuperwajs and Ravi Pancholi break down the latest in anime through a critical lens and dish out their hottest takes on the industry.
Winter 2021 First Impressions
Ionatan and Ravi tackle their first seasonal anime preview by giving their initial impressions for every show they’re watching in one of the most stacked anime seasons ever.
From the 'Big Three' to Modern Battle Shounen
The 'Big Three' set the standard for shounen anime as early as the mid 2000s, particularly for a western audience. In this episode, Ionatan and Ravi explore how the battle shounen genre has evolved into the modern era with current standouts like 'My Hero Academia,' 'Demon Slayer,' and 'Jujutsu Kaisen.'
2020 Anime Review
Ionatan and Ravi take a look back on anime in 2020, breaking down the shows they watched each season. Plus, they rant about the Crunchyroll Anime Awards and hand out some awards of their own.
Welcome to Baka Banter!
In the inaugural episode, Ionatan and Ravi talk about why they started an anime podcast, plans for the podcast going forward, and their anime origin stories. They wrap up the show by giving some initial reactions to what they’re currently watching.