Third Impact Anime Podcast

Third Impact Anime is a bi-weekly podcast focused on exploring the history, artistry, and community of anime. From series reviews to convention coverage and guest interviews, we strive to bring you content that is fun, informative, and interesting! Hosted by Austin (@bebopshock) and many awesome co-hosts.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h22m. Bisher sind 124 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 11 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 11 hours 30 minutes


episode 120: #116 - Junji Ito‘s Uzumaki (manga)

We're back this week with a story that will make your head spin, around and around, like a.... well, you know. We're talking about the 1998 horror manga by Junji Ito, Uzumaki. The works of Junji Ito have grown in popularity significantly over the last f...



episode 119: #115 - Puella Magi Madoka Magica (2011) and The Movie: Rebellion (2013)

10 years ago, a sweet pastel-pink magical girl and her saccharine adventures took the anime world by storm, and then promptly threw us all into a spiral of despair and Love(paper)craftian horror.  On this episode, we're talking about the 2011 modern anim...


 2021-09-21  3h2m

episode 118: #114 - Otaku Unite! (2004) Anime Documentary Review

Would you believe that this episode was recorded AN ENTIRE YEAR AGO?! Because of production schedules, editing issues, school, work, an international pandemic, and generalize malaise, it took us forever to release this. Fear not true believer, the tales ...


 2021-09-06  1h52m

episode 117: #113 - Spring 2021 Anime Season in Review!

Woah, woah, what's this? Third Impact Anime doing a seasonal anime review!? That's (almost) unheard of! Yet here we are, talking about some of the shows that made an impression on us this past season, for better and worse. We're talking Megalobox: Nomad,...


 2021-08-03  1h36m

episode 116: #112 - Interview with Jonathan Tarbox! Talking Leiji Matsumoto, Anime Conventions, and working in Manga!

Hey everyone! Look, another interview! For the third entry in our Leiji Matsumoto interview series, Sully chats with Jonathan Tarbox about Matsumoto’s WWII comic The Cockpit and how it relates to Ivan Morris’s analysis of Japanese literature and the “no...


 2021-07-20  1h6m

episode 115: #111 - Pride Month Special! A Conversation with Erica Friedman (Yuri Scholar & Manga Editor)

Happy Pride Month, everyone! For our 2021 Pride podcast, Tori and Sully have a chat with yuri researcher and Yuricon founder Erica Friedman! Erica goes into the development of her upcoming book, By Your Side: The First 100 Years of Yuri Manga & Anime, w...


 2021-06-25  1h31m

episode 114: #110 - Demon Slayer - The Movie: Mugen Train

All aboard, it's demon-slaying time! On this episode of the Third Impact Anime Podcast, we're reviewing the recent big-screen anime hit, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba - The Movie: Mugen Train! Hosts Austin, Tori, Ryan, and Edwin break down the next chap...


 2021-06-15  1h36m

episode 113: #109 - Interview with Helen McCarthy and Darren-Jon Ashmore on Leiji Matsumoto and Anime/Manga Scholarship

The second installment of our special interview series revolving around the newly released essay collection on Leji Matsumoto, co-edited by past (and current) guest Helen McCarthy!Helen returns with her co-editor, Darren-Jon Ashmore, to discuss assemblin...


 2021-05-10  1h19m

episode 112: #108 - Dorohedoro (Season 1)

What did the podcaster in my mouth say to you?! On this episode of TIA, we're reviewing season 1 of Dorohedoro, based on the manga by Q Hayashida. We're talking about lizard dudes, gyoza fairies, giant cockroaches, mushrooms, buff ladies, baseball, and t...


 2021-04-16  1h34m

episode 111: #107 - Interview with Tim Eldred and Ed Hoff on the Works and Influence of Leiji Matsumoto

The first installment of our special interview series revolving around the newly released essay collection on Leji Matsumoto, co-edited by past guest Helen McCarthy. In this episode, Sully sits down with animation and comic book artist Tim Eldred and an...


 2021-03-31  1h8m