Anime Jam Session


Anime Jam Session is a 90+ minute weekly podcast hosted by DJ Ranma S, Mako-chan, and the resident staff writer Ari Rockefeller. Join them as they discuss topics in regards to anime, cosplay, conventions, video games, along with pop culture, tech, and other anime related topics. This podcast is also syndicated weekly on VOG Network. Tuesdays at 9:30PM EST and Thursdays at 1PM EST.

Updates on Los Angeles Comic Con and Youmacon... Also, another voice actor caught with his pants down, literally! Upcoming Digimon RPG delayed, NHK's mega poll is Sailor Moon themed, Kizuna AI(official) announces a free concert, Evangelion teams up with teddy bears, and the Sailor Moon Eternal trailer has been released! Meanwhile in Japan, new restaurant policy allows you to take food home, Yakuza banned from giving out Halloween candy, teacher busted for hiding a student shoes and then some,and why are Japanese Kit Kats shrinking? --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 10/20/2020 10:15 PM Comments (0)

Love Live School Idol Project comes to PS4 and a new single/AMV! Also, new DiGi Charat art book, first 3 Neon Genesis Evangelion 新世紀エヴァンゲリオン get the 4D treatment, plus Studio Khara assures of no 6 hour film. Plus, a Pokémon short about SirFetchd, Mamoru Oshii plays himself in a film, and Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba gets a US date! Meanwhile in Japan, and officer caught downloading porn from suspects phone, a boy is assaulted by an old man with a wrestling move, and a highschooler assumes another's identity for 6 months, hijacks ensued! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 10/13/2020 11:06 PM Comments (0)

FYI, this episode has some audio issues. Apologies. Create your own Shonen Jump character! Also, anime crowdfunding, check out the Joestar Souls at the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (ジョジョの奇妙な冒険) event, and singer LiSA previews her new album! And Momoiro Clover Z is back with a new song for the Sailor Moon Crystal films! Meanwhile in Japan, a man find another man sleeping in his bed, another guy cleared of theft of a bike because he borrowed it, another guy arrested for stealing fake money, and a yandere girl sneaks into ex-boyfriend's house and cooks for him?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 10/6/2020 9:49 PM Comments (0)

DJ Ranma S gives his Hot Take on the Crunchyroll Expo's masquerade! Also final season of Fruits Basket, Demon Slayer kabuki expo, live-action Yakuza in the works from SEGA, and a wacky, yet very popular Ruby Kurosawa video! Plus, Los Angeles Comic Con moves ahead with show and extra measures, where to watch YashaHime, and a twitter user reunites with lost lost figure from 16 years ago! Meanwhile in Japan, a wife begins writing daily list on why she shouldn't murder her husband, the government is phasing out fax machines, paper documents, and personal seals, a new alcohol popsicle that hasn't been banned for children, and a woman sues company after working 48 days in a row with limited bathroom breaks?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 9/29/2020 9:39 PM Comments (0)

A Sailor Moon exhibit in Italy, Jump Festa and Ohayocon go digital, and we get the OP theme for Yashahime! Plus, Yoh is cast in Shaman King, Pokémon Company owns up on Porygon, Nintendo announces Super Mario Bros movie date, and a sushi chain finally changes a meal name due to obvious reasons... Meanwhile in Japan, restaurants and bars staffed by JAV actors and actresses, a vending machine with reverse advertising, and an elder idol group helps to prevent fires?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 9/22/2020 11:28 PM Comments (0)

We're back from vacation and we bring you two weeks of positive things! First we discuss COVID-19 and the impact on cons... Then great news about Amamiya Sora, Aqua from Konosuba! Also, T.M. Revolution's marriage, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon's Sailor Mars, aka Kitagawa Keiko is a mom, Naomi Watanabe as Zirconia in Sailor Moon Eternal films! Plus, new Shenmue anime, new Love Live series, and Hatsune Miku as a Corona countermeasure spokesperson! Meanwhile in Japan, a panty thief gets surprise after arrest, cops search for a man who peed himself, another man arrested for late return of a rental car, and another guy arrested to peeing in beer cans?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 9/15/2020 8:47 PM Comments (0)

A couple of Hot Takes on COVID-19 and conventions situation... Also, One Piece winds down (but not yet), Piko Taro and Pokémon collaborate, Magia Record shuts down, and Dragon Ball Z fashion that tells people to get back to work! And Meanwhile in Japan, a teacher apologies for peeing on a student, man arrested for groping a woman and says he will only talk to female officers, and Tenga dumbbells?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 9/1/2020 8:55 PM Comments (0)

Two more virtual conventions, bias in the industry, a petition to add content warnings in Weekly Shônen Jump, and Free: Iwatobi Swim Club gets a movie! Also, Assassination Classroom hits Toonami, and LEGO Naruto? Meanwhile in Japan, one man arrested due to COVID-19, another arrested for throwing urine, and teens arrested over a stolen bike?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 8/25/2020 9:50 PM Comments (0)

The downfall of KissAnime and KissManga, what happened! Also, we pay tribute to seiyuu Tetsuya Watari, updated info on New York Comic Con and Anime NYC, and AT&T offloading Crunchyroll? Plus, Attack on Titan inspired cafe, and Sonic The Hedgehog gets a refurbished statue! Meanwhile in Japan, another Pokémon GO fight, woman finds the remains of her brother at home, noodle event that you can't eat, and playing porn in a public bathroom?! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 8/18/2020 8:55 PM Comments (0)

A Special episode of Anime Jam Session! Join DJ Ranma S, Ari Rockefeller, Mako-chan, IchigoGami, and WildSpice Cosplay for a special Webcon_2020 panel live! We've gathered some great articles tonight! We're talking Crunchyroll, Youmacon, Cells at Work, niconico(ニコニコ動画), and then some! Plus we culled our tamer Meanwhile in Japan articles, so you'll be hearing about amusement parks, Nintendo Switch, and a rapper in an apartment! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/animejamsession/support

Podcast by - 8/14/2020 8:38 PM Comments (0)