Spiraken Manga Review

Some Podcast Inventing Reviews About Kinetically Enhanced Narratives

Ep 58: Compulsive Gambling and Rock, Paper Scissors

June 30th, 2009

In this long overdue episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews the Gambling Series "Kaiji"

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Xan apologizes for the lateness in the release of this episode. Real Life took precidence over the podcast. Wait for the next episode to see something really cool. Check out Xan's articles on anime3000.com and email any comments/concerns about how to make the show better. thanks

Music For Episode: Intro Music -Hontou no Kotoba - "Mirai wa Bokura no Te no Naka" By The Blue Hearts (Kaiji OST),Ending Music -Onore Michi - "Automatic" By Fake? (Songs From Beelesebub)

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Random Question of the Week: How do you say rock paper scissors in japanese?

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Ep 57: Yakuza Ojou Teaches Math

June 17th, 2009

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews the Yakuza esque Josei Series "Gokusen"

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Xan had a blast at Anime Next and can't wait for MangaNext. Send some emails of what you like and don't like about the show, so we can be a better podcast. Check Out Xan's articles on Anime3000.com as well as his sidekickery on the Fightbait Anime & Gaming Podcast And finally, remember to send an mp3 or email to us about becoming the voice of the wheel of manga or to design a promo for us. thanks again Xan-san AWWAAYYY

Music For Episode: Intro Music -Hontou no Kotoba - "My Real Word" By Foot Stamp (Gokusen OST),Ending Music -Onore Michi - "On My Road" By Aki Yashiro (Gokusen)

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Random Question of the Week: What do you call the third boss in Yakuza Slang?

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AnimeNext 2009 was a blast

June 15th, 2009

Just got back from Anime Next and it was a lot of fun

While Xan could describe the whole con and what transpired there in detail right now, it is better to wait to hear what happened in the podcast Check out some pictures to show what Xan  and Timbo saw and give yourself a taste of what happened. To see the pics either click on Timbo's Whhy Pic or here

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Pretty Fun Time. Xan wishes more people approached him and talked to him about spiraken but oh well. It was a blast and Xan can't wait til Manga Next

Ep 56: Number of the Beast (Or You Down With O.P.T.? Yeah You Know Me!)

June 10th, 2009

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews the stereotypical Shonen Series "O-Parts Hunter" or "666 Satan"


Remember Fans, This weekend, Xan will be attending AnimeNext in New Jersey, June 12th-14th .If you see him there and say whhheeeelll of Maannggaa, you get a t-shirt. Check Out Xan's articles on Anime3000.com as well as his sidekickery on the Fightbait Anime & Gaming Podcast And finally, remember to send an mp3 or email to us about becoming the voice of the wheel of manga or to design a promo for us. thanks again Xan-san AWWAAYYY

Music For Episode: Background Music-Number of the Beast Intro By Iron Maiden (Number of the Beast),Intro Music -From 666 to 777 By Yasushi Ishii (Hellsing OST),Ending Music -Number of the Beast By Iron Maiden (Number of the Beast)

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Random Question of the Week: What novel depicted Lucifer as a sympathetic character?


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Ep 55: Boy meets Girl- The Ultimate Gender War

June 3rd, 2009

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews a sci fi romance philosophical piece "Vandread"

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Xan felt a little overwhelmed with the News but it had to be told. Anyway, Even though Xan was unhappy with how the manga turned out, he still had fun reviewing it and if you have a chance, check out the vandread anime series. it is really good. trust me. Thanks to Kent at up a paddle for the new promo design and also remember that Xan will be attending AnimeNext in New Jersey, June 12th-14th .If you see him there and say whhheeeelll of Maannggaa, you get a t-shirt. Check Out Xan's articles on Anime3000.com as well as his sidekickery on the Fightbait Anime & Gaming Podcast And finally, remember to send an mp3 or email to us about becoming the voice of the wheel of manga or to design a promo for us. thanks again Xan-san AWWAAYYY

Music For Episode: Intro Music-Trust By Salia (Vandread OST),Background Music -Theme From GTO (Great Teacher Onizuka OST),Background Music -Ooinaru Gaika By Iwasaki Fuminori (Vandread OST),Background Music -Relax By Iwasaki Fuminori (Vandread OST),Background Music -Zoucho By Iwasaki Fuminori (Vandread OST),Background Music -Dita no nichijou By Iwasaki Fuminori (Vandread OST),Background Music -Hanayakana nigiwa By Iwasaki Fuminori (Vandread OST),,Background Music -What a wonderful world (music box version) By Iwasaki Fuminori (Vandread OST)Ending Music -Himegoto By SiLK (Vandread OST) Our Website http://spiraken.podbean.com

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Random Question of the Week: how many chromozones are needed to distinquish gender?

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