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May 19, 2016

Happy Birthday May-San

Today is an amazing day because today is the birthday of Spiraken's Co Founder and amazing co-host May-San. 

So leave her birthday wishes below and may her birthday be relaxing, fun and simply the best.

Happy birthday May-san 
May 15, 2016

Spiraken Supplimental Episode: Happy 8th Anniversary

Greetings everyone from us here at, It's our 8 year anniversary

To commemorate this occasion, May-san is back to wish us a very Happy 8th Anniversary and to chat with Xan about what has happened in the past, as well as brain storm over upcoming events in the Future.
From all of us here at the podcast, thank you for sticking by us for the last 8 years and we hope you stay with us for another 8 years. hope you enjoy the episode
Music For This Episode: Intro Music: Victory Theme -Yasunori Mitsuda (Chrono Trigger OST), Background Music: Happy Birthday -Chamber Orchestra Kremlin (Kremlin Orchestra),  Closing Music: Congratulations -Sleeping With Sirens (Feel)


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May 12, 2016

Spiraken Mini Movie Review: Captain America- Civil War

SPIRAKEN ASSEMBLE! In this special mini episode of Spiraken Movie Review, Xan and May-san talk about their initial reactions to the Latest Marvel Cinematic Universe Film, "Captain America: Civil War" directed by Anthony & Joe Russo & starring Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr, Sebastian Stan, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Don Cheadle, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Chadwich Boseman, Paul Rudd, Tom Holland, Daniel Bruhl, William Hurt and a special Cameo by Stan Lee

Captain America Civil War

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May 11, 2016

Ep 202: I’ll Take A Potato Chip…And Eat It!!!!

In this episode, Xan and Jaxie finally get to review a super popular manga that has been requested since this podcast started. So enjoy as our hosts  review the mystical horror psychological thriller series "Death Note" by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata

Death Note

Besides reviewing the manga, our hosts discuss the nature of shinigami's relation to death in other cultures, the annoyance of Death Note's fans and the potential applications of a real death note. Send us some comments at our email, Check out all the events at and check out our panels at AnimeNext 2016 Hope you enjoy

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May 8, 2016

Spiraken Special Episode: Return to Classics- The Return of May-san!!!!

Sorry for the belated release of this episode but I wanted to make it just right. Especially because of who is on this episode. So As an additional gift to our fans for  reaching episode 200, May-san  has deemed us worthy to bask in her presence as we reminisce about the podcast past and talk about its future.

Xan & May-san

So as you enjoy the return of the first co host of the podcast, listen as we talk about how times have changed, how May-san is a flower, how she will be returning to the podcast in some capacity and how things have been awesome in the world of tv, movies, books and life itself. hope you enjoy the episode

Music for this episode- Opening Theme: Celebretary Fanfare by Arthur Reed (The RWMS Plays), Closing Theme- Elan by Nightwish (Century Child)

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