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Why You Must Watch Samurai Champloo

There haven’t been many Anime over my Anime watching journey that have really stood out the way Samurai Champloo has. The series very much surprised me as I…

Cradle View

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Your Anime is Political: Cowboy Bebop & Samurai Champloo

How the classic series by Shinichiro Watanabe present a vision for radical acceptance and multicultural soul-searching.

Unseen Japan

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Samurai Champloo Part 4

Anthony Askew & Marvyn Lafayette are back to wrap up our romp through Shinichiro Watanabe's hip hop ahistorical anime Samurai Champloo.

The Dynamite In The Brain Anime Podcast

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(My ambivilance towards) Samurai Champloo: A Review

Samurai Champloo may have its repetitive issues but excels in direction, which is to be expected

Rogue Shogunate

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100 Day Anime Challenge – Day 31

I usually ignore anime OP and always disregarded the endings. However, every once in a while a song will catch me unaware.

Otaku Orbit

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Samurai Champloo Part 3

Anthony & Marvyn return to the podcast as we continue our leisurely stroll through 2004’s Samurai Champloo. On this episode we cover episodes 13-20 of the series. Mugen,…

The Dynamite In The Brain Anime Podcast

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16 Good-But-Not-Too-Weird Anime Series to Watch With Your Parents

For younger anime fans, even today their parent may not be fully familiar with what anime is. To them, it might seem little different than the cartoons on…

Recommend Me Anime

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Top 10 Most Iconic Swordsmen in Anime

Anime is known for strong fighters, especially swordsmen. Here's Swords of Northshire top 10 best characters who use a sword as their main weapon.

Anime Shelter

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Samurai Champloo

Marvyn and Anthony are back to squeeze a podcast into Brian’s lunch break as we look at episodes 7 to 12 of Samurai Champloo.

The Dynamite In The Brain Anime Podcast

Anime Series Like Gibiate

In the year 2030, Earth has been overrun by a disease that turns humans into freakish monsters. Joining a small group searching for a cure are a samurai…

Recommend Me Anime

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DITB #329 – Samurai Champloo (Part 1)

Marvyn Lafayette joins us to discuss the Edo “arc” of Samurai Champloo (episodes 1-6).

The Dynamite In The Brain Anime Podcast

Is The Dub BETTER Than The Sub? (feat. CDawgVA)

Full interview with the director of the Baccano! Dub: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPjlWgRjU8o Subscribe to CDawgVA: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPsZ...

The Cartoon Cipher

Does the Baccano! Dub Hold Up? (feat. CDawgVA)

Full interview with the director of the Baccano! Dub: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPjlWgRjU8o Subscribe to CDawgVA: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPsZ...

The Cartoon Cipher

15 Anime Series With The Best Soundtracks Outside of the OP / ED

For some, animation is the most important thing to their enjoyment of an anime. For others, the plot is crucial for them. Yet, while likely not the most…

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The Performance of Power: The Saga of Tanya the Evil

Power is one of those topics that pops up over and over in writing and in life. For instance, power underlies a lot of the relationship stuff I’ve…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

(My) Anime Golden Age

A chilled, nostalgic meandering through memory lane as I look into my own anime "golden age" and lament the way that time can distance us from the anime…

Ghost of Animes

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What is your personal anime golden age?

For me, a personal anime golden age is any consecutive run of 3 years in which the highest number of your favourites are gathered. 3 years may seem…

Bateszi Anime Blog

The Odd Couple: Nana and Hachiko

I ran into a list of shows that was described as “8 Great Anime for People who Don’t Like Anime” and had a look. You know, there was…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Top 5 Blind Anime Characters

I created a list of the top 5 best Blind anime characters. Issho from One Piece, Sara from Samurai Champloo, Tosen from Bleach, and Yomi from Yu Yu…

Otaku Orbit

12 Anime Characters With an Unwavering Sense of Honor

To have honor is to know your ideals and be stalwart in upholding them. It may be easier to claim a victory through underhanded means, but to these…

Recommend Me Anime

My Top 10 Favorite Anime OP’s

I generally skip anime OP’s, but every once in awhile I’ll watch one. The song is often what catches my attention. However, the animation quality is important as…

Otaku Orbit

My Top 10 Favorite Anime OP’s

I generally skip anime OP’s, but every once in awhile I’ll watch one. The song is often what catches my attention. However, the animation quality is important as…

Otaku Orbit

Character Analysis: Lisa Mishima

I’ve generally liked the way Shinichiro Watanabe handles female characters. He seems to find a way to avoid simple tropes. Cowboy Bebop: Faye Valentine is seriously hot but…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Nujabes, [adult swim], and Cowboy Bebop: How anime influenced my music taste as a kid

I enjoy mapping out my own taste-makers in my head: it’s fun to think about how one thing I liked as a kid would kick-start a full investigation…

Welcome to Hell Zone!

Nujabes, [adult swim], and Cowboy Bebop: How anime influenced my music taste as a kid

I enjoy mapping out my own taste-makers in my head: it’s fun to think about how one thing I liked as a kid would kick-start a full investigation…

Welcome to Hell Zone!

Who Is Your Sunflower?

🌻 Support what I do: ➤Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/BestGuyEver ➤SubscribeStar: https://www.subscribestar.com/BestGuyEver ➤Redbubble Merch: https://www.redbubble.com/people/bestguyever ➤Teespring Merch: https://teespring.com/stores/bges-dope-shirt-shop ➤Paypal: https://goo.gl/bba7AE Talk at me here: ➤Twitter @BestestGuyEver: https://twitter.com/BestestGuyEver Watch my streams on Saturdays @ 7:30 here: ➤Twitch @DefinitelyBestGuyEver: https://www.twitch.tv/definitelybestguyever My Other…

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Anime's Fans, Flows, and Friction

Huge thanks to Sandra Annett for her time! Amazon Link: https://www.amazon.com/Anime-Fan-Communities-Transcultural-Frictions-ebook/dp/B00TR5JPW8 --- Discord: https://www.discord.gg/tPeYEGR Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/pauseandselect Stray Notes: - The book has a lot more interesting stuff, particularly from the perspective of friction -…

Pause and Select

Samurai Champloo is Insanely Good.

Samurai Champloo is a 26 episode anime directed by Shinichiro Watanabe taking place in the Edo Era of Japan. ✦Discord: https://discord.gg/D7V7nYy ✪Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Scamboli ♫ Music Used ♫ Watch the anime stoopid - - - - - - Don't…

Scamboli Reviews

Clair de Lune - A Thematic Journey Through Anime

As I've had some serious writers block - I decided to challenge myself to edit a "thematic evolution" without using the same anime twice in the video. Clair…

Replay Value

Scenes from Nagahama, Part 3

Director Hiroshi Nagahama wasn't always a director. Like anyone else in the industry, he had to work his way up. Read on as Ani-Gamers presents transcribed segments from one of his…

Ani-Gamers

Ani-Gamers Podcast #118 – Ani-Gamer Boy Bath Water

Evan and David check in with some news about the Nintendo Switch Lite and some thoughts on the 2018 Switch drumming game Gal Metal, the 2004 Gunbuster sequel…

Ani-Gamers

Carole & Tuesday – First Impressions

There are only a few director/creators in anime that their mere name is enough to make a sizable portion of anime fandom commit to watching their shows. This…

The Null Set

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「Localization Decisions For Literal Dummies」 Shirou doesn’t care if his body is made of swords

Alright, let's talk about English dubs. I don't talk about dubs much, mostly because I haven't seriously watched one since Samurai Champloo's (amazing) dub. I don't even bother…

竜国の戦場

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「Localization Decisions For Literal Dummies」 Shirou doesn’t care if his body is made of swords

Alright, let’s talk about English dubs. I don’t talk about dubs much, mostly because I haven’t seriously watched one since Samurai Champloo’s (amazing) dub. I don’t ev…

魔法☆全開 ~オタクSPOT~

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Cowboy Bebop (TV Series Review)

Director: Shinichiro Watanabe Company: Sunrise Year: 1998-1999 Country: Japan The anime for people who think…

The ANIMATORIUM

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Single of the Week: "Shiki No Uta" by MINMI (Samurai Champloo ED)

Reminder: "Single of the Week" is an array of periodicals here at CB Nonsense where I choose an anime song of my choice, every week, a...

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2004, Part 2: Respectful, Yet Rebellious

Over 130 new anime shows debuted in 2004 on Japanese television, a number in magnitude that would be the norm for the next decade. Naturally...

The Golden Ani-Versary of Anime (1963-2013)

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Birthday Girl

I’ve only just noticed this about two days ago, but now I see that I have actually already lasted a year into this anime-blogging business. Lots of other,…

It can't be helped.

OtakuGeneration (Show #311) Shion no Ou

  Shownotes :: (show 311) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With Shion no Ou, recorded live May 22nd, 2011. This week watched Shion…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #310) Kuragehime

  Shownotes :: (show 310) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With Kuragehime, recorded live May 15th, 2011. This week talked about the anime…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #309) Terminology, Part 3

  Shownotes :: (show 309) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With Terminology Part 3, recorded live May 4th, 2011. This week continued the…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #308) fanboy soze

  Shownotes :: (show 308) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With fanboy soze, recorded live May 1st, 2011. This week Scott Melzer and…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #299) Bartender

  Shownotes :: (show 299) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With the Bartender, recorded live February 27th, 2011. This week we discussed…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #236) Captain Tylor

  NOTE: This was also cross posted in the LJ community. Shownotes :: (show 236) :: () :: () :: () :: () With Captain Tylor, recorded live December 14th,…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #212) Karas

  NOTE: This was also cross posted in the otakugeneration LJ community. Shownotes :: (show 212) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With Karas, recorded…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #29) the XMAS show!!!

  NOTE: This was also cross posted in the otakugeneration LJ community. Shownotes :: (show 029) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) :: (direct iTunes link) With the Otaku-G…

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OtakuGeneration (Show #3) with Where's the Buffet

  Shownotes :: (show 003) :: (website) :: (podcast feed) :: (direct download) With our guest Where's the Buffet, recorded live on June 28th, 2005. Where's the Buffet shares their stories…

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