weeaboos with a podcast ep. 49: Amores Verdaderos – Part 2

Anna Karenina

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On this week’s episode: we continue where we left off during Amores Verdaderos – Part 1 and once again ask the question: what is true love? Before that, though, we all try to act surprised at the recent announcement for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag. Afterwards, Yomaru travels to another world thanks to Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, and he returns to tell everyone just how marvelous it is. Finally, we wrap up this two-parter episode by discussing the manga Indigo Blue by Ebine Yamaji. Rin think it’s lesbian fan-fiction, Dotta adores it and relates to its characters, and Yomaru is somewhere in the middle. Tune in and listen to the last episode for season 2 of weeaboos with a podcast!

P.S. We’re doing yet another giveaway and this time it’s for TERA: Rising. Check out this post for all the details and join us on Raptr if you want a chance to win.

Anime/Manga of the Week: Indigo Blue

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 48: A PlayStation 4 Commercial Break

PlayStation 4

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lewd, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we take a break from our drama fueled escapades to cover some of this week’s biggest gaming news. First we discuss the shutdown of 1UP, GameSpy, and UGO, as well as the layoffs over at IGN which were handed out by Ziff Davis Media. Moving on, Rin finally confesses how much he loves Dante and how surprisingly good DmC: Devil May Cry is. Finally, we tackle the biggest thing to the hit the gaming industry this week: the PlayStation 4. We discuss the hardware and software, plus Dotta provides her unique perspective on the newly announced games for the console. Also, we speculate on the release date, why Sony didn’t show the system itself, and most importantly, the price.

Anime/Manga of the Week: None

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 47: Amores Verdaderos – Part 1

amores-verdaderos

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On this week’s episode: it’s Valentine’s Day and we’re all feeling very romantic. We cover this week’s major news stories like the announcement by Square Enix of Murdered: Soul Suspect, Fumito Ueda’s latest update on The Last Guardian, and the leaked PS4 controller prototype. We then move on to the psychological horror/puzzle game Catherine by Atlus and talk of infidelity, demonic sheep, and climbing nightmarish towers. Finally, we wrap up the show by turning into fashionistas and discussing Paradise Kiss by Ai Yazawa.

Our latest giveaway is officially over, so tune in to around the 10-min mark to find if you were one of the lucky winners! If you did win, we will be contacting you this weekend so check your inboxes. Also, make sure to check out our new Dead Space 3 Valentine’s Day DLC Giveaway.

Anime/Manga of the Week: Paradise Kiss

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 46: Viva la Vida

Solanin

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lewd, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we go over some of the latest gaming news such as the announcement of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, the new rumors surrounding the Xbox 720, and the breakup between Sony and SuperBot Entertainment. Afterwards, Yomaru has some positive feedback to give on the Crysis 3 beta and it’s new Hunter mode. Finally, we continue our month of romance celebration by discussing the manga Solanin by Inio Asano. How does this work relate to our generation and contemporary lives? Tune in to find out.

Our giveaway is also almost over, so enter now before February 13 for your chance to win. Winners will be announced on the next podcast, so make sure to listen to find out if you were one of the lucky few.

Anime/Manga of the Week: Solanin

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 45: For Lovers Only

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 45

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On this week’s episode: we lament Disney’s decision to close Junction Point Studios, speculate on Sony’s possible upcoming PS4 event, and gush over 17-BIT’s love letter to Japan, Skulls of the Shogun. Then we discuss Sony’s new referral program for selling more PS Vitas. Finally, we kick off our month of love dovey goodness with The Diet Goddess by Rumiko Takahashi. We also have a good time breaking down one of her other short stories, the very lighthearted Shake Your Buddha.

P.S. Our giveaway’s entry period has been extended until February 13, so if you’re still interested in entering then click here for the details.

Anime/Manga of the Week: The Diet GoddessShake Your Buddha

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 44: Hell on Heels

weeaboos with a podcast ep.44

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lewd, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we discuss the demise of THQ and what effect it might have on the gaming industry and give our thoughts on the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo. We follow that up with PxP by Wataru Yoshizumi, a manga about a girl and her genius accomplice who make a living stealing worthless items for stalkers. Finally, we break down all of Nintendo’s Wii U announcements this week and talk next gen with the rumored specs for the PS4 and Xbox 720.

P.S. Our giveaway is now in full force and slowly running out of time. If you wish to get your hands on some sweet prizes, then click here for the details.

Anime/Manga of the Week: PxP

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 43: Weeaboos x JesV: Cosplay Fever Turbo HD Remix

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 43

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lewd, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we have special guest Jessica Villarreal, a freelance video game host whose resume includes Machinima, GameTrailers, and G4 TV. She sits down with us as we discuss the upcoming release of Skulls of the Shogun, the current headlines involving video game violence, and the recently released Dead Space 3 demo. Afterwards, Jessica goes in-depth into her experience in the gaming industry and how she got to where she is now, as well as any advice she has for those interested in doing the same. Finally, she reveals her passion for cosplay and gives her thoughts on the new direction of G4.

You can check out Jessica’s site here, and you can catch her latest updates on Twitter.

Anime/Manga of the Week: None

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 42: The Daft Angel & The Schizophrenic Weeaboo

Wish by Clamp

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lewd, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we start off the new year not with a whimper, but with a bang! First we bring out our inner trainers and give our thoughts on Pokemon X and Y. Rin then puts on his steampunk mask and tells us about Dishonored, while Yomaru runs over plenty of 8-bit pedestrians in Retro City Rampage. Finally, we discuss Sony’s latest patent that might block used games, and wrap up the show with the lighthearted angel manga Wish by Clamp.

We also announce our upcoming giveaway on the show, so tune in for more details!

Anime/Manga of the Week: Wish

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 41: 2012, Take a Bow

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 41

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lude, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we all dress up in our finest attire, bid farewell to 2012, and await all the magical moments we will have in the coming year. As we drink our champagne and down some grapes, we discuss and offer a moment of silence for the late Keiji Nakazawa, the creator of Barefoot Gen.

Yomaru then gives his thoughts on Grasshopper Manufacture’s newest game Black Knight Sword, as well as the latest Resident Evil 6 DLC multiplayer modes. Finally, we have a toast and wave a final goodbye to this year with part 3 of our best and worst of 2012 games and developments.

Happy New Year everyone, and we’ll see you in 2013!

Anime/Manga of the Week: None

weeaboos with a podcast ep. 40: Last Regrets

Melancholia

Disclaimer: weeaboos with a podcast is crude, lude, and full of dudes. If you are easily offended by dark humor, foul language, and rampant sexism, then stay far, far away. You have been warned.

On this week’s episode: we prepare ourselves for the end… as well as Christmas! We all buy the Humble Indie Bundle 7 and lament the troubled state of THQ. We then follow that up with a jolly good discussion on the Love Hina Christmas Special. Is the anime as good as people say it is, or should they just stick to the manga?

Afterwards, we move on to the round table and thoroughly break down what we know so far about Dark Souls II. Will the game’s new more friendly direction end up destroying what made the series good, or should we trust that From Software knows what it’s doing? Finally, we wrap up with part 2 of our best and worst of 2012.

Merry Christmas from Weeaboos With Controllers!

Anime of the Week: Love Hina X’mas Special – Silent Eve

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