Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Episode 18 - So It's Come to This: A Zannen CanCon Show


LINK TO IMPORTANT CANCON SURVEY: pch.sondages-surveys.ca/s/dwc/?l=en

The Iron Man anime is hitting... Family CHRGD? What's Viz up to this time? Is there any hope for Canadian content with a new survey from the Ministry of Heritage, or should we just stick with anime forever? Karl returns to share his perspective.

 Episode breakdown:
4:30 - The Iron Man anime is hitting Family CHRGD
13:40 - Does Viz have something new in store for Canada? Don't get too excited...
19:10 - The Ministry of Heritage has launched a survey on CanCon. We talk about the state of things and why you should fill this out!

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Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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Saturday, 30 April 2016

Episode 17: Does CSIS Know I Watched This?


A few theatrical updates, and a rundown of the new shows for the spring 2016 season with Corey and Ian.

Episode breakdown:

5:00 - Theatrical updates
9:20 - Everything you need to know about Super Lovers
14:20 - Ian mercifully changes the subject to The Lost Village
18:25 - Streaming issues, Kabenari of the Iron Fortress
29:30 - My Hero Academia, Joker Game, Ace Attorney, Flying Witch, and more!
41:00 - A little bit of streaming and home video talk

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Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Episode 16: Forget a New Miyazaki, We Need a New Satoshi Kon


In a surprise turn, Mongrel Media will be releasing Mamoru Hosoda's The Boy and the Beast in Canada rather than FUNimation - both theatrically AND on home video. Yet we've gotten almost no news about this. Randy Forbister helps speculate on just what on earth is going on with this movie. Also, other theatrical issues, as well as streaming.

Episode breakdown:
0:30 - Quick catch up with Randy
10:35 - The current status of The Boy and the Beast
25:35 - Randy’s Love Live experience and other theatrical stuff
32:15 - Streaming news: Amazon Prime, JoJos and the new Adult Swim app
44:00 - Addendum

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Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Episode 15: Inuyasha: Context Over Content


Inuyasha made a significant splash when it first debuted on YTV in 2003... far greater than many of us seem to remember, in fact. What were the exact cultural circumstances that caused Inuyasha to dominate Canadian Google searches for years? Ian and Noah help me get to the bottom of this.

Episode breakdown:
5:45- Our personal experiences with Inuyasha
25:00 - The Japanese context of the show
29:50 - Overview of story and characters
43:55 - The nuances of Inuyasha’s Canadian context

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Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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Monday, 14 March 2016

Episode 14: Rick Santorum's Homoerotic Swimming Cartoon Scandal


Hazel and Bell from the popular webcomic Always Raining Here join me to discuss new anime for the winter 2016 season. But first, Karl and I talk about the new policy changes for Canadians on Crunchyroll a few other unfortunate developments

Episode breakdown:
0:15 - Crunchyroll is restricting access for non-premium users! Netflix is blocking VPNs! The Anime Network free lunch is over!
33:00 - Hazel and Bell talk about Erased, Osomatsu-san, Sekko Boys and some BL stuff

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Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Episode 13: You Are Tearing Me Apart, Sugar!


Former The Zone host Sugar Lyn Beard talks about her time as a host and producer at YTV, an unlikely start in radio and her fond memories working on Sailor Moon S and SuperS. She also shares details on some surprising projects we can expect from her in the future!

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Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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Thursday, 24 December 2015

Episode 12: All-Star Holiday Extravaganza


Get in the holiday spirit as Jesse, Karl, Eryn and Rin-senpai recount their personal highlights of 2015.

Episode Breakdown:
01:00 - News rundown
15:00 - We each share our media highlights of the year


Contact:
Twitter: @zannencanada
E-mail: zannencanada@gmail.com
Blog: http://www.zannen.ca

Theme song by Karl Olson. Check out Packet Flood, the album all of this show's music is taken from, on his Bandcamp.

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