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, 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?

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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?!

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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!

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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?

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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!

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

This week, Crunchyroll to stream JoJo's Bizarre Adventure - Part 5 : Vento Aureo, anime producer arrested for kidnapping, Pokémon's Professor Oak has a new voice! The passing of Asou Miyoko, Card Captor Sakura gets a smartphone game, Dragon Ball Z's Goku, aka Masako Nozawa comes to New York Comic Con, and why did Conan O'brien travel to Japan? And in Strange News From Japan, a pro basketball league for voice actresses, no pooping sings in the street, a man robs a store with a hair trimmer?!

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This week,  JoJo's Bizarre Adventure art exhibit, Toei Animationbegins digital distribution, more Death Note and Bleach coming to Netflix! Pokémon hits Twitch, and what did Masako Nozawa adlibbed with Goku? In Strange News From Japan, what not to do get ride home when you're drunk... Pays to be rude? And how serious is the idol business?

Podcast by - 8/29/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

This week, That DJ Ranma S Guy tells Ari Rockefeller and IchigoGami about Liberty City Anime Con, so check out his thoughts! Also, winners of WCS, new Power Rangers film, and Yukito Kishiro's thoughts on the Alita: Battle Angel film. 66 pounds of hentai confiscated, and the passing of seiyuu Unshô Ishizuka... An in Strange News From Japan, how not to forget your phone in the bathroom, a new obon dance, and fairy tale ice cream?

Podcast by - 8/22/2018 9:15 PM Comments (0)

This week, it's Otakon! Join DJ Ranma S, WildSpice Cosplay, Ari Rockefeller, and IchigoGami as they tell you of their epic 4 day adventure! Then if time allows, find out who won at World Cosplay Summit, new titles from Sentai Filmworks and Discotek Media! And in Strange News from Japan, a social apartment in Japan to have 20 seat theater for private movie showings, a Tokyo politician creating and selling manga at Comiket, and the study on the effects of training in higher gravity, ala DBZ?!

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