Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #63 - Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #63 - Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared look at another re-release this week in the Radiant Historia remake. AL has been trying to get people for years to play the game and got Jared to play it. We discuss the time travel story, the gameplay, the changes and additions, and the surprising characterization the game utilizes.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #62 - Shadow of the Colossus

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #62 - Shadow of the Colossus

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) talk about the 2005 hit Shadow of the Colossus thanks to the recently released remake. We discuss whether or not the game lives up to the enormous hype that has been built around it, what this release means for remakes and game preservation, how it is to play the game in 2018, and figuring out how to keep expectations in check. 

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Jared and AL Watch Sailor Moon Crystal #24 - Act 24: Attack -Black Lady-

Jared and AL Watch Sailor Moon Crystal #24 - Act 24: Attack -Black Lady-

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) have one more buildup episode to get through before we reach the final showdown. Usagi gets bopped on the shoulder, Pluto reminisces, and Diana now guards a giant door. 

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #61 - Strong Girl Bong-Soon

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #61 - Strong Girl Bong-Soon

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared switch up the podcast from what we normally talk about and instead discuss a Korean drama. We talk about the show itself, what makes it so good, the drama and comedy aspects, and how it differentiates itself from other Korean dramas. Jared talks about his first experience with a Korean drama and AL gives her opinion on why this is one of her favorites.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #60 - Grab Bag (Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth - Hacker's Memory, Dragonball FighterZ, Shantae 1/2 Genie Hero Friends to the End DLC, Doki Doki Literature Club!)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #60 - Grab Bag (Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth - Hacker's Memory, Dragonball FighterZ, Shantae 1/2 Genie Hero Friends to the End DLC, Doki Doki Literature Club!)

CONTENT WARNING: This episode contains discussions of suicide, self-mutilation/self-harm, and disturbing themes. Listener discretion is advised.

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) have a few games to talk about so they bring out the grab bag once again to discuss four different games. Jared brings Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth - Hacker's Memory and Dragonball FighterZ, two very recent releases to the episode to discuss. AL has the Friends to the End DLC for Shantae 1/2 Genie Hero and Doki Doki Literature Club!. There are spoilers for each game so be careful if you are still playing a certain game we discuss this week.

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Jared and AL Watch Sailor Moon Crystal #22 - Act 22: Hidden Agenda -Nemesis-

Jared and AL Watch Sailor Moon Crystal #22 - Act 22: Hidden Agenda -Nemesis-

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) finally get to see some action as we are getting closer to the season 2 finale. The Black Moon Clan lose a member, but also gain a member, Usagi is back (?), and Tuxedo Mask is tempted.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #59 - ReLIFE

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #59 - ReLIFE

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) discuss an anime from 2016 and a currently ongoing manga in ReLIFE. We discuss each episode, talk about the manga up to where the anime concludes, and discuss a certain change between the anime and manga. AL talks about the dub and what she liked about it. We also talk about the ways the series pulls off being non-traditional in terms of the formats it uses for the anime and manga. 

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Jared and AL Watch Sailor Moon Crystal #21 - Act 21: Complication -Nemesis-

Jared and AL Watch Sailor Moon Crystal #21 - Act 21: Complication -Nemesis-

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) learn some more backstory this week as we continue to build toward the end of Season 2. We learn Chibi-Usa's age, Prince Demande is a creep, and Wiseman tries to capture someone.

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