Tag Archives: Shounen

4-Panel 105 – Haunted Tanks Can Be Racist Too

While Tom King wants to bring back Sgt. Rock to fight more goose-stepping bad guys (for some reason), DC continue to desecrate childhood nostalgia with a new remake of The Jetsons. Our featured comics and manga are Bad Machinery, Queen Emeraldas volume 2, I Kill

Keyframe 87 – The Otters Are In Charge

With Sony buying the majority of Funimation, we do some armchair speculation about the impact of the deal on the anime industry. Our featured anime are Himouto! Umaru-chan and Barakamon. Tune in to The Geek Show Podcast Network for all the latest news, discussions and

4-Panel 104 – A Terrible Ninja Infestation

We had a couple of technical issues which have caused a slight echo in this episode. Elsewhere in the greater realm of comics there was a terrible press panel for Inhumans, Karl Urban is in talks to play Judge Dredd again, Netflix buys Millarworld and

Keyframe 86 – A Harem of Wolverines

One Piece is apparently getting a live-action adaptation, and we’re very curious about how this is going to be accomplished. In addition to that we continue our first look at the Summer 2017 season of anime with Welcome to the Ballroom, Gamers!, Made In Abyss,

4-Panel 100 – The New Communism of Manga

While Marvel try to avoid issues of racism with the Black Panther movie and seem to have an inability to count, DC are giving away a comic for free, and have a new candidate to sit in the director’s chair for Suicide Squad 2. Oh,

4-Panel 99 – Choc Ice with Gravy

It’s our first trans-continental episode this week as Mick gets magically transported to Dubai. We also have news future Spider-man movies (that isn’t actually news), and some very strange DC crossovers. Our featured comics and manga are Valerian: Ambassador of Shadows, Swordless by Nikki Kidura,

Keyframe 82 – Paramilitary Teddy Bears

It’s our post-Sunnycon so we get straight down to business as we have plenty to talk about. Our featured anime are Maid Sama! (Kaichou wa Maid-sama!), which leads to a discussion about shoujo anime, The Seven Deadly Sins (Nanatsu no Taizai), and Amagi Brilliant Park.

Keyframe 80 – Groundhog Day Fanfiction

Things get a little ranty this week as we try to work out if long-running shounen are still relevant, or if the desire to produce the next One Piece/Dragon Ball/Bleach/Naruto is nothing more than a false hope. Our featured anime are Little Busters! Refrain, Yu-Gi-Oh!:

Keyframe 75 – Postman Smurf and Gargamel’s Cat

This week we’ve got Invader Zim, Amazon Smurfs, Re:Zero – Starting Life in Another World – lap napping VR apps, strange plush pouches and Anthropomorphic temples. Our featured anime are Rock Lee & his Ninja Pals, Realm of the Damned: Tenebris Deos and Tiger &