Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #120 - Grab Bag (Captain Toad, Sailor Moon Games, Donkey Kong Country 2, K-ON! After School Live!)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #120 - Grab Bag (Captain Toad, Sailor Moon Games, Donkey Kong Country 2, K-ON! After School Live!)

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) recently played through a wide variety of games while they hung out together, so they’re gonna talk about them! We discuss Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, Sailor Moon, Sailor Moon R, Sailor Moon S: Jougai Rantou!? Shuyaku Soudatsusen, Sailor Moon Super S: Fuwa Fuwa Panic, Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest, K-ON! Houkago (After School) Live! HD Ver., and Jared briefly talks about Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice and AL talks a bit about The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #93 - Grab Bag (Nintendo Direct, Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD, Marvel's Spider-Man)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #93 - Grab Bag (Nintendo Direct, Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD, Marvel's Spider-Man)

Jared’s a bit under the weather so it’s time for him and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) to do reach deep into the grab bag and talk about multiple topics. We discuss the latest Nintendo Direct and the announcements associated with that. Jared and AL went through Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD because Jared thought it might be a good way to play that game. It wasn’t. Finally, Jared played through Marvel’s Spider-Man and wanted to talk heavily about swinging, the story, and the strange relationship with police the game has.

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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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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #45 - Grab Bag (Layton's Mystery Journey, Blue Reflection, Pyre, Bad Apple Wars)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #45 - Grab Bag (Layton's Mystery Journey, Blue Reflection, Pyre, Bad Apple Wars)

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) have been playing a few games and decided to pull out the grab bag again to talk about them. AL discusses the latest entry into the Layton series and how it might not hit every mark and also her latest otome game she's playing in Bad Apple Wars. Jared talks about a magical girl JRPG called Blue Reflection and how it is not all he wants it to be (also I make some goofs and call the common, the collective and call fragments, sphere thingies.) and a fantasy sports game in Pyre.

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #40 - Grab Bag (Collar X Malice, Hyper Light Drifter, Tacoma, Life is Strange Before the Storm Ep. 1, Empathy)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #40 - Grab Bag (Collar X Malice, Hyper Light Drifter, Tacoma, Life is Strange Before the Storm Ep. 1, Empathy)

Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) and Jared have once again pulled out the Grab Bag and are ready to talk about a handful of games. AL has a new otome game that she has had an excellent time with. AL and Jared played through Hyper Light Drifter and were blown away by it in different ways. Jared brings Tacoma and the first episode of Life is Strange Before the Storm to talk about what's hot in terms of narrative based games. We also have a serious discussion about hateful language in the gaming community in light of PewDiePie saying the "n-word" on stream. 

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Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #24 - Manga Grab Bag (The Legend of Zelda Oracle of Ages and Seasons, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Volumes 1-2)

Seasonal Anime Checkup OVA Episode #24 - Manga Grab Bag (The Legend of Zelda Oracle of Ages and Seasons, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Volumes 1-2)

Jared and Anne Ladyem (anneladyem.com) return to the grab bag and this time discuss some manga they have recently read. How does Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin compare to the original anime? Is the Oracle manga better or worse than the games? Are either or these good introductions to their respective series? All this and much more as we dig deep into the grab bag once again.

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