Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #141 - Anohana, Violet Evergarden, Kaguya-sama: Love Is War, Naruto

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #141 - Anohana, Violet Evergarden, Kaguya-sama: Love Is War, Naruto

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) dive deep into multiple anime series! AL discusses Anohana and Violet Evergarden, where she liked one and disliked the other. We both discuss Kaguya-sama: Love Is War and the wild and wacky ways of that series. Finally, Jared finished up all 220 episodes of Naruto so he talks about that for a bit.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #134 - Liz and the Blue Bird

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #134 - Liz and the Blue Bird

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) take a look at another Kyoto Animation film with the Sound Euphonium spinoff, Liz and the Blue Bird. We discuss the film’s story, how it relates to the original series it comes from, if the film is good enough on its own for people who haven’t seen Sound Euphonium, and how often Kyoto Animation flexes it’s ridiculous skills.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #132 - JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #132 - JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) return to their yearly look at JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure as we now are in 1999 and the town of Morioh. We breakdown the whole season, the great aesthetics, how it blends slice of life and action together, and where this part ranks amongst the rest of JoJo.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #129 - JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable - Chapter 1

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #129 - JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable - Chapter 1

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) prepare themselves for their episode on Diamond Is Unbreakable as a whole by watching the live action film that covers the beginning. We discuss the differences, how JoJo is brought to life and how they utilize stands, our ideas if they ever do decide to make more movies in this series, and jojokes.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #128 - Orange (Live Action Film)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #128 - Orange (Live Action Film)

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) return to the world of Orange to discuss the live action adaptation that predated the anime. We discuss the differences between this and the other forms the series has taken and how it is as an adaptation. [For more on the anime, check out Episode 85]

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #127 - Hi Score Girl

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #127 - Hi Score Girl

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) go back in time to the 90s and see what was happening with the Japanese arcade scene while discussing Hi Score Girl! We discuss the first season and the three bonus episodes that have aired already, all the different games that are featured in the show, and discuss what will happen in the second season later this year.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #126 - Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #126 - Love Live! Sunshine!! The School Idol Movie Over The Rainbow

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) discuss the finale of the Love Live Sunshine story as we talk about the film as a whole, what it means to the overall series, and how the film contrasts with the series. We also talk about the new song performances with how good they are and the growth of certain characters. Also there are of course spoilers.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #121 - I Want To Eat Your Pancreas & Pop Team Epic Special

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #121 - I Want To Eat Your Pancreas & Pop Team Epic Special

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) have two completely different subjects to talk about this week. First, we discuss the light novel and manga of I Want To Eat Your Pancreas with how the two are different, the story and what’s good about it, and what scenes we’re looking forward to seeing in the movie. After that we dive into the Pop Team Epic special episodes that came out on April Fool’s Day which continue the ridiculousness of that series.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #112 - Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #112 - Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) discuss an anime that AL got Jared to finally watch after having read the manga initially. We talk about the anime’s entire run thus far, what makes it fun and enjoyable, the joys of having adult characters, how it’s relatable, and the bummer of anime adaptations that barely touch upon a manga’s story.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #109 - Pop Team Epic

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #109 - Pop Team Epic

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) finished watching Pop Team Epic back in September of last year, but there’s no better time than now to discuss the series. We talk about the anime’s run, our favorite gags and jokes, and how much we really want to see an actual version of Hoshiiro Girldrop.

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