The Right Stuf International (’TRSI’), anime producer and mega-online anime retailer, announced today it has launched the latest episode of Anime Today, the first ever commercial podcast aimed at Japanese animation (’anime’) and manga enthusiasts.
First launched in November of 2005, TRSI releases a new episode of Anime Today every other week. The show has been consistently rated as the top downloaded anime-related podcast from the Apple iTunes Music Store and fans have been raving ever since it debuted. ‘Reviews, News and Japanese culture that is engaging and is produced well. How did you guys know exactly what I wanted in an anime podcast?!’ posted one reviewer on iTunes.
Each episode features fresh anime content and gives listeners a glimpse into what’s new and what’s hot in the world of anime and manga! Segments include reviews of titles from all major anime studios, insights into the industry from anime producers, tips on traveling to and around Japan, interaction with listeners, contest and prizes and more!
In episode 11 of Anime Today:
* Chad has the latest news and what’s hot in the world of anime.
* Think you know anime and manga? Test your skills in ‘Uso Deshou’ Trivia!
* Marie has a review of Viz’s Aishiteruze Baby Graphic Novel 1.
* Then Rich is back to announce the winners of the ‘Fullmetal Quest for a Contest’ and the Boys Be… Contest.
* In the ‘Anime and Gamer’s Guide to Japan’, Kris and Judy discuss one of biggest events in the world of anime: the Tokyo International Anime Fair (TAF) at Tokyo Big Sight! Find out what makes this convention the biggest anime gathering anywhere in the world.
* Shawne highlights some great titles from the Tokyopop ‘Showers of Savings’ manga sale, and spotlights titles from his Weekly Specials.
* In honor of TAF and Tokyo Big Sight, the Production Team steps forward to introduce Comic Party to listeners.
* Listen to an excerpt from Comic Party in this episode’s special Scene Sneak Peeks!
* Learn how to say the time in Japanese with Judy-sensei’s Mini Japanese 101 Lessons!
* Sit in on a session of Q&A with Kris and Judy as they field listener questions about learning opportunities and Japanese culture available in Right Stuf’s home state of Iowa.
You can find this episode, as well as an archive of all Anime Today episodes and extended show notes, at http://www.RightStuf.com