Spiraken Manga Review

29
May

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 05: P*** Warm Chongo… It’s My Favorite Brand

En este episodio de la revista de cine spiraken, regresa para ayudar a Kal una revisión de Xan de las mejores películas españolas modernas occidentales de todos los tiempos, "Desperado", dirigida por Robert Rodríguez y protagonizada por Antonio Bandereas, Selma Hayek, Steve Buscemi, Cheech Marin, y Joaquim de Almeida

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In this episode of the spiraken movie review, Kal returns to help Xan review one of the best Modern Spanish Western Action films of all time, "Desperado" directed by Robert Rodriquez and starring Antonio Banderas, Selma Hayek, Steven Buscemi, Cheech Marin, and Joaquim de Almeida

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Besides talking about how awesome this movie is, Kal and Xan also debate on why there are brass knuckles in a guitarcase full of guns. And finally, the gimmick to this show is unveiled, That which will choose what we will review for the rest of this podcast's life.Hope you enjoy this episode and please send any comments concerns and ideas on how to make this podcast better. Remember to Listen to the primary podcast The Spiraken Manga Review. Also check out Xan's sidekickery on the fightbait.com podcast thank you and enjoy.

Music For Episode:Intro Music -Cancion del Mariachi by Los Lobos y Antonio Banderas (Desperado OST), Background Music -Mariachi Suite by Los Lobos ( Desperado OST), Background Music -Jack The Ripper by Grant, Milt (Desperado OST), Background Music -Pass The Hatchet by Roger Leon Jr. (Desperado OST), Background Music -Back To The House That Love Built by Tito y Tarantula (Desperado OST), Background Music -Manifold de Amour by David Hidalgo (Desperado OST),, Background Music -White Train (Showdown) by Tito y Tarantula (Desperado OST),, Background Music -Amok Time ( Star Trek Sound 25th Anniversey ),Ending Music -Back To The House That Love Built by Tito y Tarantula (Desperado OST)

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Random Question of the Week: Where did Carolina hide all of her money?

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26
May

Ep 102: Here’s Your X-Y-Z Drink, Ms. Gondula Driver, YYYYYYYYEEEEEEESSSSS

In This Episode of The Spiraken Manga Review, Kal returns from his trip to England. He also reviews the Action/Comedy Crime Drama Manga Series " City Hunter" by Tsukasa Hojo, while Xan reviews a science fiction slice of life series, "Aria" by Kozue Amano

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Besides talking about manga, Xan and Kal discuss the series finale of "24", read some emails, rant about some news and lament the deaths of Ronnie James Dio, Gary Coleman, & Dennis Hopper. Remember that The Spiraken Manga Review has a sponsor "Audible"- a website which offers over 75,000 audiobooks to download on your iPod or Zune to Listen to after you listen to an episode of the Spiraken Manga Review. Check them out at www.audiblepodcast.com/spiraken and get a free audiobook and 14 days free to check out the services. Remember to send us emails and also a picture of Neil Patrick Stewart in a smoking jacket with a pipe. Hope You Enjoy

Intro Music -Undine (forest mix) by Yui Makino ( Aria the Animation OST),Background Music - News Theme (Freesounds.com ),Background Music - Holy Diver by Dio (Holy Diver ),Background Music - City Hunter- Ai Yo Serenaide by Ogura Ryo ( City Hunter: Best Collection OST ),Background Music - Get Wildby Kirsten Steinhauer ( City Hunter: Best Collection OST ),Background Music - Angel Night by Matsuo Yukio ( City Hunter: Best Collection OST ),Background Music - Undine by Yui Makino ( Aria the Animation OST ), Background Music - Gondola no Yume by Takeshi Senoo ( Aria the Animation OST ), Background Music - Gondola no Yume by Takeshi Senoo ( Aria the Animation OST ),Background Music - Shourou no Patri ~Neo Venezia~ by Takeshi Senoo ( Aria the Animation OST ), Background Music - Rainbow by Round Table feat. Nino ( Aria the Animation OST ), Ending Music - Hold Me Tight by Ikuko Noguchi and Hiro Ito ( City Hunter: Best Collection OST)

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Random Question of the Week: Why is the spin off series of City Hunter called Angel Heart?

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22
May

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 04: Strange Things Are Afoot At The Circle K

In this most excellent episode of the Spiraken Movie Review, Xan and the lovely Bell-chan, review the 1989 Comedy Adventure film, "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure" directed by Steven Herek and starring Alex Winters, Keanu Reeves, and George Carlin.

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Listen as Bell and Xan debate about if the telephone booth is a rip-off of the TARDIS, why going back in time after saying your gonna go back is so important and how awesome this movie really was .

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Hope you enjoy this episode and please send any comments concerns and ideas on how to make this podcast better. Remember to Listen to the primary podcast The Spiraken Manga Review. Also check out Xan's sidekickery on the fightbait.com podcast thank you and enjoy. REMEMBER WYLD STALLYIONS

Music For Episode:Intro Music -I Can't Break Away by Big Pig (Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure OST), Background Music -Dangerous by Shark Island (Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure OST), Background Music -Father Time by Shark Island (Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure OST), Background Music -Two Heads Are Better Than One by Power Tool (Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure OST), Background Music -Walk Away by Bricklin (Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure OST),Ending Music -In Time by Robbi Robb (Bill And Ted's Excellent Adventure OST)

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Random Question of the Week:How many times did Xan and Bell say "WHOAH?

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19
May

Ep 101: Nothing Cannot Be Stolen By Mouse

In This, the One Hundred and First Episode of The Spiraken Manga Review, Xan introduces our New Sponsor Audible as well as Reviews the Action Adventure Ecchi Manga Series " M0use" by Satoru Akahori

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Yes as Xan stated in this episode, The Spiraken Manga Review has a sponsor "Audible"- a website which offers over 75,000 audiobooks to download on your iPod or Zune to Listen to after you listen to an episode of the Spiraken Manga Review. Check them out at www.audiblepodcast.com/spiraken and get a free audiobook and 14 days free to check out the services.

Also Listen as Xan reads emails, gives props to good questions, talks about manga news related to Viz, CMP, Death Notes and the shocking horror of SUSAN BOYLE. Hope You Enjoy

Intro Music -Mouse Chu Mouse by Under 17 ( M0USE OST),Background Music - News Theme (Freesounds.com ),Background Music - Mouse Chu Mouse by Under 17 (M0USE OST ), Background Music - Maid No Shimai by Ookubo Karou ( Kamen No Maid Guy OST ),Background Music -Mouse Chu Mouse by Under 17 (M0USE OST>), Ending Music - Interi-M0use by Under 17 (M0USE OST)

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Random Question of the Week:Besides being a thief, Sorata pretends to be different people, Can you name 5 different identities he assumes?

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16
May

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 03: I Still Can’t Swim

In This episode of the Spiraken Movie Review, Xan & his latest partner in crime, Deke, review the 1988 Action Adventure fantasy film, "The Adventures of Baron Munchausen" directed by Terry Gilliam and starring John Neville, Eric Idle, Robin Williams, and Uma Thurman

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Based on the novel with the same name, "Baron Munchausen" has a very contraversial past which Deke and Xan discuss. They also rant on the wonders of using panties as a hot air balloon and the genius of Terry Gilliam.

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Hope you enjoy this episode and please send any comments concerns and ideas on how to make this podcast better. Remember to Listen to the primary podcast The Spiraken Manga Review. Also check out Xan's sidekickery on the fightbait.com podcast thank you and enjoy

Music For Episode:Background Music -On The Moon by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST),Intro Music -The Town by Michael Kamen (The Adventure of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -Wednesday by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -The War Begins by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -The Sultan by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -The Balloon by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -On The Moon by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -Vulcan and Venus by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST), Background Music -In The Belly of The Whale by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST),Ending Music -Victory by Michael Kamen (The Adventures of Baron Munchausen OST )

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Random Question of the Week:What was the baron's hand in the undead poker game?

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15
May

Happy Two Year Anniversery Spiraken Manga Review

2 Years ago today, Xan and May-san Started the Spiraken Manga Review on a Whim, can you believe that it has lasted this long.

Congratulations and here's to two more years of podcasts and insanity

8
May

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 02: I Get Yelled At When I Just Lay There

The second episode of the Spiraken Movie Review. In This episode, Xan & Kal review the 1985 Dark Comedy film, "Weekend At Bernie's" directed by Ted Kotcheff and starring Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman, Don Calfa, and Terry Kiser as Bernie

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Besides reminescning about the 1980's, Xan and Kal talk about the insanity behind this film and the obsurd nature of it. If you want to leave us a message about if you like this new podcast, if we should have this as a weekly or monthy podcast and what we should replace THE WHEEL OF MANGA with for this podcast, send an email to xan@spiraken.com or spiraken@gmail.com .

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Hope you enjoy this episode and please send any comments concerns and ideas on how to make this podcast better. Remember to Listen to the primary podcast The Spiraken Manga Review. Also check out Xan's sidekickery on the fightbait.com podcast thank you and enjoy

Music For Episode:Intro Music -Hot and Cold by Jermaine Stewart (Weekend At Bernie's OST),Background Music -Sexy Theme 3 by Mark Henessy (Porn Grooves OST),Background Music -Ritual/Ancient Battle/2nd Kroykah by Sol Kaplun (Star Trek OST Vol 2),Background Music -Yakety Saks by Benny Hill (The Ultimate Collection: Benny Hill),Ending Music -Hot and Cold by Jermaine Stewart (Weekend At Bernie's OST )

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Random Question of the Week: How many people did not realize that Bernie was dead in this movie?

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1
May

Ep 100: The Society That Provides Information And Reviews About Manga, Hikikomori, Otaku, And Xan

WE'VE DONE IT!!!!!!!! The Spiraken manga review has reached 100 Episodes. So for this episode Xan, Bell-chan, Fightbait (John Paul) & Kal examine the otaku condition with the infamous Trilogy of Otakudom. So listen as Kal reviews the lighter side of being a manga, anime, and video game fan in the Outstanding College Series "Genshiken" by Kio Shinoku, while Fightbait explores the evil depths of hikikimori, lolicons, moe and drug use in the depressing yet funny manga adaption "Welcome to the NHK" by Tatsuhiko Takimoto. And be amazed and horrified as Xan describes a story of love, loss, obsession,Online Games and unrequited love in the character study manga series " Ressentiment" by Kengo Hanazawa



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Bell-Chan adds to the mix with a unique perspective on how long this podcast has been around as well as why Xan did it. Xan also gets into a discussion with Kal about the recent state of Scanlations and Shonen Jump's stance on it. Thanks to all the listeners who contributed to this episode with a voicemail or email. So to Deke, LokeyC, Hope, Tim, Sasser, and the Illustrious Daryl Surat, Thank you very much . Unfortunately, Xan was unable to include everyone's because of time constrants as well as poor audio quality. So to Jasper, Malicite 23, Ruby, Hannyness, Susishi, Mrtodokichi and Saphire, sorry about not being able to use your stuff. I will try to include it next tiem. This episode has lots of unique sound effects which help make the podcast more interactive. There is also a lot of cool background music that makes the episode even more awesome. Also remember to stay for the stinger. If you get the reference you are awesome!!! Remember to check out Xan's antics on the Fightbait.com podcast . Tell us about this podcast, if you loved it, if you hate it. Send an email to spiraken@gmail.com and give us congratulations for reaching episode 100. Or if you really want to be creative. leave a voicemail at 206-350-8462. Thank you and to all the children... CONGRATULATIONS!!!

Intro Music -Puzzle by Round Table featuring Nino ( Welcome To The NHK OST),Background Music - Subtitle (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - My Pace-Daioh by Manzo (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Kujibiki Unbalance by Under 17 ( Kujibiki Unbalance OST ),Background Music -Everydays (Genshiken OST),Background Music - Kairaku Mousou (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Kakugo no Blues type-2 (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Pleasure (Genshiken OST 2 ),Background Music - Electric City Shopping (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Electric City Strut (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Souki, Saki (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Biidama(short edit) by Atsumi Saori (Genshiken OST ),Background Music - Puzzle (extra hot mix) by Round Table Featuring Nino (Welcome To The NHK OST ),Background Music - Fushigi Purupuru Pururin Rin! by Pearl Kyoudai (Welcome To The NHK OST ),Background Music - Puzzle (extra hot mix) by Round Table Featuring Nino (Welcome To The NHK OST ),Background Music - Nippon Bikkomori Kyoukai No Theme by Pearl Kyoudai ( Welcome To The NHK OST ),Background Music - Omae to Ore no Enjou Douro by Pearl Kyoudai ( Welcome To The NHK OST),Background Music -DIG Battle DIG by Pearl Kyoudai ( Welcome To The NHK OST ),Background Music - Modokashii Sekai no Ue de by Yui Makino ( Welcome To The NHK OST), Ending Music - Biidama by Saori Atsumi (Genshiken OST), Stinger Music - Good Or Don't Be by Saori Atsumi (Neon Genesis Evangelion S2 Engine V2 OST)



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1
May

Spiraken Movie Review Ep 01: John John McClane In Spppppaaaaccceeeee

The long awaited sequal podcast to The Spiraken Manga Review, THE SPIRAKEN MOVIE REVIEW! In this, the first episode of the Spiraken Movie Review Podcast, Xan & Kal review the 1997 science fiction film, "The Fifth Element" directed by Luc Besson and starring Bruce Willis & Milla Jovovich

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Do Not Worry, The Spiraken Manga Review will still be coming out. this is just a secondary podcast to entertain our listeners as well as educate on what films are worth watching and which ones are crap. If you want to leave us a message about if you like this new podcast, if we should have this as a weekly or monthy podcast and what we should replace THE WHEEL OF MANGA with for this podcast, send an email to xan@spiraken.com or spiraken@gmail.com .

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Hope you enjoy this episode and please send any comments concerns and ideas on how to make this podcast better. Remember to Listen to the primary podcast The Spiraken Manga Review. Also check out Xan's sidekickery on the fightbait.com podcast thank you and enjoy

Music For Episode:Intro Music -Heat by Eric Serra(The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Leeloo by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Five Millenia Later by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Korban Dallas by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Five Millenia Later by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Cheb Khaled by Alech Taadi (The Fifth Element OST), Background Music -Badaboom by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -No Cash No Heat by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Heat by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Background Music -Diva Dance by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST), Background Music -Protect Life by Eric Serra (The Fifth Element OST),Ending Music -Little Light of Love by Peter Gabriel (The Fifth ElementOST )

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Random Question of the Week: How many guns was in Korban Dallas's Apartment?

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