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Spiraken Manga Review

30
Mar 2018

20 Science Fiction Manga Recommendations For Grown Ups List

So Here is the List of the Manga that we discussed in our panel " 21 Sci Fi manga recommendations for grown ups at Anime Boston"

7 Seeds

Akira

All You need Is Kill

Battle Angel Alita/Gunnm

Dimension W

Eden: It's An Endless World

Ghost In The Shell

Inuyashiki

Knights of Sidonia

Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt

Moonlight Mile

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind

One Punch Man

Planetes

Pluto

Psycho Pass

Space Adventurer Cobra

Space Dandy

Terra Formars

Trigun

Twin Spica

Yokohama Kaidashi Kiko

 

if you have any recommendations, comment below

30
Mar 2018

Spiraken Mini Movie Review: Ready Player One

In this mini movie review episode, Xan and Gretta review a film adaptation of Ernest Cline's 80s nostalgia heavy novel . So sit back and enjoy as our hosts review "Ready Player One" directed by Steven Spielburg and starring Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. Miller, Simon Pegg, and Mark Rylance.

 

Ready Player One 

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30
Mar 2018

Ep 281: It’s Like Morman Married Life, But With Green Lantern Rings

In this podcast episode, Xan takes time from his exploration of Anime Boston 2018 to bring you a new Yen Press release. So enjoy as he reviews the seinen harem action fantasy manga series, "Tales of Wedding Rings" by Maybe

 

Besides discussing the overarching plot of this vol, our intrepid host also discusses his plans for Anime Boston. hope you enjoy this episode.

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29
Mar 2018

Off To Anime Boston 2018

Hey Spiraken Fans, Xan and Gretta are off to The Hynes Convention Center in Boston to Attend and run panels at 2018's Anime Boston.

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We have five awesome panels that we are running at the con which are:

May the Force Be With You: Star Wars Influence on Anime & Manga: Room 311  on Friday the 30th at 1:30

20 Science Fiction Manga Recommendations For Grown Ups: Room 311 on Friday the 30th at 9:30 pm

Journey To The Stars: Anime/Manga's voyage into Space: Room 309 on Saturday the 31st at 6:30pm

From Under The Bed Horror In Anime & Manga: Room 306 on Saturday the 31st at 11:59pm

Captains, Cowgirls and Cyborgs: The Memorable Women of Sci Fi Anime & Manga: Panel Room C on April the 1st at 12:00 PM

We will also be giving out some fun stuff at the panels as well. hope to see you there

 

28
Mar 2018

Ep 280: We’re Standing On A Planet That’s Evolving And Revolving At 900 Miles

In this podcast episode, Xan tries to stave off space madness and marvel at the universe around us as he reviews arguably one of the greatest scifi manga of all time. So enjoy as he reviews the seinen science fiction drama manga series  "Planetes" by Makoto Yukimura

 

Besides discussing the hard science fiction elements of this story, our host also discusses the vastness of space and the real dangers living in space can have on the human body.  Hope you enjoy this episode.

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