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.

On tonight's show... We pay tribute to the man, Stan Lee. Also, the return of Fruits Basket! The POKÉMON Detective Pikachu trailer is out and thoughts! A composer of Dragon Ball Z music gets a senate seat, a misprint with the Super Mario Bros 3 book, and a Sailor Moon super collector gives the unforgettable birthday gift! And over in Strange News From Japan, learn how to win a large intestine scarf, how to assure a window seat, and sea urchin CUP NOODLES?!

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On this week's show... IchigoGami tells us her adventures in NekoCon over the weekend! Then we find out Goku is in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade! Back Street Girls get a feature film, a brand new Record of Lodoss War, and what happened at the Bowsette convention in Japan?! Over in Strange News from Japan, Halloween event in Shibuya goes awry, show your love by marking your territory, and licking an ear?

Podcast by - 11/6/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

This week's spooktacular show, a mangaka asks people stop scanlating his work, =Haruhi Suzumiya= cracks a 25-year old math stumper, and police arrest a man selling rare bootleg Yu-Gi-Oh! cards! Also, latest Pretty Cure movie end up in the Guiness Book of Records, a Tokyo host club does a special photoshoot for female cosplayers, a Kunio Kun stage play, and a twist on unisex kimonos! Over in Strange News From Japan, KFC Japan personifies its new sandwich, get a Tokyo Ninja Guide, and an innocent baby toy FROM HELL!

Podcast by - 10/30/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

This week, an anime voice actress tells a fan the harsh truth, Funimation and Crunchyroll divorce, Godzilla gets a constellation, Miyazaki Hayao documentary in December, BABYMETAL member leaves, the passing of Nobuo Tanaka, and Gundam robotics kits! Over in Strange News From Japan, a man punches taxi driver for refusing to drive poopy friend, what is up with that moon, and throwing a bike out the window to vent?!

Podcast by - 10/23/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

On tonight's show, exotic animals at Super Megashow / Megafest? Also, Elon Musk wants mecha, pass a test to become a made man in the Passione mafia from JoJo's Bizarre Adventure - Part 5 : Vento Aureo, Digimon Adventure Tri gets a street date, ask Detective Conan mangaka about the Black Organization, final numbers of My Hero Academia: Two Heroes film, and Eevee invades Animal Crossing! Also, in Strange News from Japan, a superintendent resigns for saying "you" incorrectly, ice cream to quiet your kid, and a calculator as an instrument?

Podcast by - 10/16/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

On tonight's show, what happened with Anime Fest at NYCC x Anime Expo? Pop Team Epic in trouble, final season of Voltron: Legendary Defender, Tokyo Ward mayor apologizes to mangaka after an incident, Yu-Gi-Oh! creator starts new short manga, and classic Yu Yu Hakusho chapters to appear in special Shonen Jump! Over in Strange News From Japan... A university employee caught spending 50 hours a month looking at manga porn, a senior arrested for stealing a single grape, and a man strikes sleeping woman in head after she leans on him while asleep?!

Podcast by - 10/9/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

On tonight's show, we dig into the Princess Bowsette phenomena! Also, a producers kidanpping charges are dropped, Funimation to stream the final season of Fairy Tail, and Alita: Battle Angel pushed back... Again. Ronin Warriors/ Yoroiden Samurai Troopers to get special event, Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia gets a 4th season, and Badtz Maru joins Gudetama for cafe collab! Over in Strange News From Japan, a toilet paper debate, worked injured at a love hotel, and a penis shaped skyscraper in China?!

Podcast by - 10/2/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

On tonight's show, grab your schoolbooks, it's back to school time! But tonight, Detective Conan to go on a hiatus, dub cast for Osomatsu-san, Funimation picks up the Death Note live action films, new Macross film and concert! Also, Lupin III hits Universal Studios Japan (USJ), Bob Epic Team special, Eevee gets her own song n dance, and Bandai Namco acquires Bluefin Tamashii Nations USA! In Strange News From Japan, Japanese twitter shocked over salary of Simpson voice actors, Olympics offer to pay volunteers and still not impressed, and lastly, a teen offers to catch purse snatcher, ends up helping the robber!

Podcast by - 9/25/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

On tonight's show, it's a two for one convention special! First, it's IchigoGami, as she talks about her adventures at Dragon Con! Then it's That DJ Ranma S Guy and Mako-chan discussing J1-Con Anime & Gaming Expo! And wrapping things up in Strange News From Japan, Conan O'brien meets up with Hideo Kojima (小島秀夫, Japanese cop loses gun while guardian the Prime Minister, and a KitKat Bar?

Podcast by - 9/18/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

This week, we'll discuss what happened at Colossalcon East this past weekend, and break things down! Then what happened at Manilla Idol Matsuri? Why are the idols to blame? Then in Strange News from Japan, Issues with Conan O'brien's trip to Conan Town, university offers free and discounted tuition... With a catch, and Japan's number one cosplayer talks Comiket!

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