What A Cartoon!

From the creators of Talking Simpsons comes What A Cartoon!, an audio exploration of every cartoon ever! Join hosts Henry Gilbert and Bob Mackey (as well as several guests) for an in-depth look at a different episode of a different cartoon every week!


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What A Cartoon! - Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's With Special Guest LittleKuriboh

This week we return to Yu-Gi-Oh! for another duel, this time in a cyberpunk future with ! We chat about how YGO's arrived in a dystopian third series, try our best to understand the timeline and synchro summons, and we go deep into the show's debut...


 2020-02-10  2h0m

A Preview of What A Cartoon Movie! for The Animatrix

Every month we wrap things up with a What A Cartoon Movie! This January is heading back to 2003 for the pioneering anime anthology, The Animatrix! Exclusively for our $10+ Patreon subscribers, we chat about The Wachowski Sisters and how The Matrix...


 2020-02-03  56m

What A Cartoon! - Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars "Home, Swampy Home"

Thanks to the generous support of our patron Jibbly, this week we're taking a look at a fairly obscure entry that still persists nearly 30 years later in the form of action figures: Bucky O'Hare and the Toad Wars! Developed by G.I. Joe legend Larry...


 2020-01-27  2h10m

What A Cartoon! - Batman: The Animated Series "Almost Got 'Im"

This week on the podcast, we start our new tradition of once a month returning to a cartoon we had previously covered, starting with this iconic episode of Batman: The Animated Series! All the coolest villains come together for a game of poker to tell...


 2020-01-20  2h2m

What A Cartoon! - Psycho-Pass "Crime Coefficient"

This week our top-level patron David is back and he's got another new anime for us: Psycho-Pass! This scarily believable cyberpunk story is an exciting sci-fi series, and after going through the deep history of animation studio Production I.G., we...


 2020-01-13  1h41m

What A Cartoon! - Mushishi "The Green Seat" With SungWon Cho

, , and anime expert is back to assist us in exploring another off-the-beaten-path anime series! And this time, he's selected Mushishi, the much-beloved 2005 anime anthology series about a wandering expert on all things supernatural. Though some may...


 2020-01-06  1h26m

What A Cartoon! - OK K.O.: Let's Be Heroes "Thank You For Watching The Show" With Ian Jones-Quartey and Toby Jones!

We've got a big one this week as we celebrate the series OK K.O., and we're joined once more by Series Creator and Executive Producer . We cover OK K.O.'s final season, the story behind some of the last year's biggest moments, as well as how Ian and...


 2019-12-30  2h45m

Changes are Coming to the Talking Simpsons and What A Cartoon! Schedules in 2020

To sum up what we're announcing in this podcast update: The last episode of Talking Simpsons each month will be replaced by Talk to the Audience?!?, which will now be free. The last episode of What A Cartoon! each month will be replaced by a free...


 2019-12-28  12m

A Preview of What A Cartoon Movie! for The Iron Giant

It's the end of the month (and the whole year!) on the , so it's time for another of our in-depth, extra-long podcasts about animated feature films! In December, exclusively for our $10+ Patreon subscribers, we talk about Brad Bird and his underrated...


 2019-12-27  26m

What A Cartoon! - Craig of the Creek With Series Co-Creator Matt Burnett!

It's a special podcast this week as we head back to Los Angeles to chat with , co-creator (with ) of ! We discuss how the Cartoon Network series came to be, how Matt started working with Ben, and Matt's time on Steven Universe! Then we go...


 2019-12-23  1h49m