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Bcom, Leo, and Kat discuss ongoing seasonal anime in this bi-weekly podcast.

Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast Nerdom and Other Nonsense

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Bcom, Leo, and Kat discuss ongoing seasonal anime in this bi-weekly podcast.

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #119 - Children of the Porn

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #119 - Children of the Porn

    Leo, Bcom, and Kat are back to talk about the 3rd week of the Winter 2020 anime season! We chat about the Heian period practice of “morning after” poems, stemming from the latest episode of  Chihayafuru. Bcom loved the Eizouken club’s conflict over prioritizing rule-of-cool or sakuga animation for their first project, although Sayaka’s steel chompers distracted Leo. ID:INVADED still has us arguing over how to pronounce the title. The cast of Dorohedoro basically find themselves in a George Romero zombie movie this episode, and we lose our heads over the background art and OP. Leo wishes he had his own pride of gal lion girls, while Kat ponders how tiny naked mole rats make love to their half-human queen in Seton Academy. Kat imagines a real-life fruit that tastes like a Starburst, inspired by the inventive food and wine that characters can eat on level 2 in BOFURI. Leo enjoyed Haikyu! Leo enjoyed a sports anime! Rejoice! Unfortunately, Kat watched a censored version of Interspecies Reviewers while Leo and Bcom watched the episode in all its glory, which leads to a LOT of pointless arguing. Nonetheless, our bickering is hilarious. Recorded February 20, 2020. Timestamps: 1:41 - Nonsense (Kat purges her friend’s negative emotions and stomach contents, Leo checks out Age of Wonders: Planetfall, Bcom goes gaga for A Star is Born and has a nit to pick with Star Trek: Picard) 12:19 - Chihayafuru 3 (Ep. 15) 20:33 - Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! (Ep. 3) 32:55 - ID: INVADED (Ep. 3) 44:15 - Dorohedoro (Ep. 3) 55:46 - Commercial Break 57:20 - Seton Academy: Join the Pack! (Ep. 3) 1:06:55 - BOFURI: I Don't Want to Get Hurt, so I'll Max Out My Defense (Ep. 3) 1:16:45 - Haikyu!!: To the Top (Ep. 3) 1:27:46 - Interspecies Reviewers (Ep. 3) Social media and podcast links: https://linktr.ee/nerdomandothernonsense

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #118 - Winter 2020 First Impressions - Part 2

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #118 - Winter 2020 First Impressions - Part 2

    Kat, Leo, and Bcom are back with the second half of their first impressions of the Winter 2020 anime season! There are a lot of trashy shows to be covered among the anime that premiered a bit later in the season, but we do our best to find some hidden gems hiding beneath Funimation’s rejection pile. Certain shows always manage to rise To The Top, and The Wall commands you to stay tuned until the end of the podcast when we vote for our 8 favorite shows this season! Recorded February 16, 2020. Timestamps: 3:13 - Nonsense (Bcom got a library card and in unrelated news finished Fate/Zero, Kat makes Valentine’s Day crème brûlée and issues an advisory against doing sexy things with chocolate, Leo beats The Outer Worlds) 14:04 - Plunderer (Eps. 1-2) 18:52 - Nekopara (Eps. 1-2) 22:11 - The Case Files of Jeweler Richard (Eps. 1-2) 27:02 - UchiTama?! Have You Seen My Tama? (Eps. 1-2) 30:06 - If My Favorite Pop Idol Made it to Budokan, I Would Die (Eps. 1-2) 34:17 - Science Fell in Love, So I Tried to Prove It (Eps. 1-3) 37:55 - Smile Down the Runway (Eps. 1-2) 42:24 - Haikyu!! (Land vs. Air OVA and To the Top Eps. 1-2) 49:21 - Commercial Break 52:11 - Oda Cinnamon Nobunaga (Eps. 1-2) 54:53 - A Destructive God Sits Next to Me (Eps. 1-2) 57:45 - 22/7 (Eps. 1-2) 1:05:47 - Interspecies Reviewers (Eps. 1-3) 1:13:00 - In/Spectre (Eps. 1-2) 1:18:29 - THE VOTE Social media and podcast links: https://linktr.ee/nerdomandothernonsense

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #117 - Winter 2020 First Impressions - Part 1

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #117 - Winter 2020 First Impressions - Part 1

    Bcom, Kat and Leo break down their first impressions of the Winter 2020 anime season! We start off by providing updates on longer running shows like Chihayafuru, Black Clover, and My Hero Academia. Then we dive into the first half of Winter anime, with some stand-outs being the Madoka Magica spin-off, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken, ID:INVADED, and BOFURI. We’ll be back soon with the second half of Winter impressions, and our final picks for shows to follow this season! Recorded February 5, 2020. Timestamps: 1:38 - Nonsense (Bcom survived the Monogatari series, Kat wages psychological warfare on her cat and watches Weathering With You, Leo continues to dominate in Realm Royale) 18:17 - Chihayafuru 3 (Eps. 13-14) 25:33 - Black Clover (through ep. 120) 27:35 - My Hero Academia Season 4 (through ep. 14) 31:29 - Somali and the Forest Spirit (Eps. 1-2) 36:06 - Darwin's Game (Eps. 1-2) 41:51 - Asteroid in Love (Eps. 1-3) 46:06 - Magia Record - Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story (Eps. 1-2) 51:03 - Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! 59:32 - ID:INVADED (Eps. 1-2) 1:08:10 - Dorohedoro (Eps. 1-2) 1:13:56 - Commercial Break 1:15:32 - Seton Academy: Join the Pack! (Eps. 1-2) 1:22:39 - Pet (Eps. 1-2) 1:32:09 - Sorcerous Stabber Orphen (Eps. 1-2) 1:37:00 - BOFURI: I Don’t Want to get Hurt, So I’ll Max Out My Defense (Eps. 1-2) 1:48:57 - number24 (Eps. 1-2) 1:56:19 - Hatena Illusion (Eps. 1-2) 1:59:55 - Infinite Dendrogram (Eps. 1-2) 2:04:28 - Toilet-bound Hanako-kun (Eps. 1-2) Social media and podcast links: https://linktr.ee/nerdomandothernonsense

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #116 - Fall 2019 Wrap-up and Final Scores

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #116 - Fall 2019 Wrap-up and Final Scores

    Leo, Bcom, and Kat are back to finish off the Fall 2019 anime season and give you their final scores. This episode serves as a recap for the entire second half of the Fall 2019 season, as we were forced to skip several podcasts in December 2019. That means we have A LOT to say in this episode, so kick back and enjoy! Recorded January 7, 2020. Timestamps: 1:00 - All Apologies 4:14 - Nonsense (Kat pounds mochi, Bcom and Kat bitch about The Rise of Skywalker, Bcom raves about Parasite, Leo’s tries to understand the timeline of Netflix’ The Witcher) 21:31 - Shows we watched outside of the podcast (Food Wars S4, Bokuben: We Never Learn S2, Welcome to Demon School Iruma-kun, Fate Grand/Order Absolute Demonic Front Babylonia, High Score Girl II) 32:21 - Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These (Eps. 17-24) 48:51 - Stars Align (Eps. 5-12) 1:05:11 - Beastars (Eps. 5-12) 1:18:37 - Kemono Michi: Rise Up (Eps. 5-12) 1:27:49 - Commercial Break 1:30:11 - Oresuki (Eps. 5-12) 1:42:45 - Dr. Stone (Eps. 17-24) 1:56:15 - Chihayafuru S3 (Eps. 5-12) 2:08:26 - Vinland Saga (Eps. 17-24) Social media and podcast links: https://linktr.ee/nerdomandothernonsense

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #115 - Oberstein's Expired Dairy Milk

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #115 - Oberstein's Expired Dairy Milk

    Kat, Leo, and Bcom are back…from the future…with a review of weeks 3 and 4 of the Fall 2019 anime season. As you’ll hear Leo say at the beginning of this episode, we were “trying to catch up,” but we totally didn’t. This episode was delayed for various reasons, but mostly because Bcom had a lot on his plate towards the end of 2019 and couldn’t get the episode edited. Despite the tardiness of the episode, we hope our listeners will still enjoy our early thoughts on the shows we chose to follow during the Fall season, and our usual shenanigans. Recorded December 3, 2019. Timestamps: 1:03 - Nonsense (Bcom gets a new computer a tests it out with Jedi: Fallen Order, Leo digs into Realm Royale and strategizes for fantasy football playoffs, Kat goes to see The Nutcracker and survives Thanksgiving) 17:11 - Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These (Eps. 15-16) 36:50 - Stars Align (Eps. 3-4) 51:21 - Beastars (Eps. 3-4) 1:06:10 - Kemono Michi: Rise Up (Eps. 3-4) 1:16:56- Commercial Break 1:19:45 - Oresuki (Eps. 3-4) 1:31:14 - Dr. Stone (Eps. 15-16) 1:45:08 - Chihayafuru S3 (Eps. 3-4) 2:02:56 - Vinland Saga (Eps. 15-16) Social media and podcast links: https://linktr.ee/nerdomandothernonsense

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #114 - Fall 2019 First Impressions - Part 2

    Nerdom and Other Nonsense Anime Podcast #114 - Fall 2019 First Impressions - Part 2

    Kat, Leo, and Bcom are back with the second half of their first impressions of the Fall 2019 anime season! Bcom kicks off the podcast by dishing out info on all of the anime screenings he saw in or around AnimeNYC. These included Konosuba – Legend of Crimson, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!, Fragtime, and Weathering With You. Then we cover the second half of new premieres for the season. Bcom explains why Kandagawa Jet Girls is the greatest anime of our generation. The Stars have aligned, whether they be Beast or human, but Leo’s more concerned with beasts Rising Up. Kat and Leo try to understand Chihayafuru since they ignored Bcom’s pleadings over the past year to catch up on the previous seasons of the show, which was as frustrating as it was hilarious. Kat makes a case for covering My Hero Academia season 4, and Leo makes a case for only paying attention to the pictures while “reading” the manga. Stay tuned until the final segment of the podcast where we vote on the top 8 shows that we’ll be following throughout this season. Recorded November 20, 2019. Timestamps: 2:39 - Nonsense (Bcom recaps AnimeNYC screenings, Leo wins at Fortnite duos, Kat tries to save her friend from tetanus) 15:16 - Special 7: Special Crime Investigation Unit (Eps. 1-2) 21:18 - Africa Salaryman (Eps. 1-2) 26:10 - Actors: Songs Connection (Eps. 1-2) 30:49 - Babylon (Eps. 1-2) 39:38 - Stand My Heroes: Piece of Truth (Ep. 1) 43:46 - Didn’t I Say to Make My Abilities Average in the Next Life?! (Eps. 1-2) 45:46 - Kandagawa Jet Girls (Eps. 1-2) 49:53 - Blade of the Immortal (Ep. 1) 56:52- Commercial Break 58:25 - No Guns Life (Eps. 1-2) 1:06:10 - Stars Align (Eps. 1-2) 1:12:34 - Beastars (Eps. 1-2) 1:21:04 - Psycho Pass S3 (Ep. 1) 1:26:42 - True Cooking Master Boy (Eps. 1-2) 1:30:29 - Case File nº221: Kabukicho (Ep. 1) 1:34:47 - Chidori RSC (Eps. 1-2) 1:37:48 - Chihayafuru S3 (Eps. 1-2) 1:49:54 - My Hero Academia S4 1:53:19 - Food Wars: The Fourth Plate 1:54:11 - Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of the Underworld 1:57:40 - The VOTE Social media and podcast links: https://linktr.ee/nerdomandothernonsense

Customer Reviews

OverInfinity984 ,

The comprehensive package

Excellent podcast with great hosts. Spoiler filled, but great for keeping up to date with the current seasonal lineup. This is where you go if you see an initial episode of anime, but aren't sure if you should follow it!

traceur79 ,

My alias is traceur

I just wanted to say thank you guys for everything you do, I’m very sick and listening to you guys talk about my favorite entertainment brings joy to my life. I hope you keep it up and bring a lot of joy to everyone else’s life like you did mine sincerely traceur.

Simplejen03 ,

Lots of fun

Just recently started listening but I enjoy the atmosphere of the podcast. Plus the hosts seem to have a good time. Looking forward to future episodes!

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