Spiraken Manga Review

6
Mar

Ep 309: Why isn’t This Manga Titled “Hyakkimaru”?

In this special episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan and Gretta are joined by Doug WIlder from animecons.tv as they review an amazing work by the great mangaka Tezuka Osamu. So, enjoy as our intrepid Hosts review the amazing horror samurai action manga series "Dororo" by Tezuka Osamu, as well as the 2019 Anime adaptation released by Studio Mappa.

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As they compare the original manga to its new adaptation, our hosts also discuss the history of the manga,the unique issues that the protagonist deasl with as he regains his lost body parts, the tragic nature of life in the warring states period and why it stands the test of time. Hope you enjoy

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2
Mar

Spiraken Anime Review: Winter Anime 2019

The Spiraken Anime Review has returned!!So celebrate with Xan and Gretta as they discuss the latest season Anime Japan has to offer to us fans.

 

From The Stand out Series 

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to the more unique, niche and possibly WTF

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 Our Hosts go over the majority of the new series that came out and give their opinions on them. If you feel differently then us, let us know and email us at Spiraken@gmail.com. Either way, hope you enjoy

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27
Feb

Ep 308: Arguably The Most Badass Cyborg in Manga History/ Spiraken Motion Picture Review Ep 002

In this unique episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan and Gretta not only review an amazing classic manga, but they also review the recent Live Action Adaptaion. So  Sit back and Relax and our intrepid Hosts review the original cyberpunk classic manga series "Gunnmn/ Battle Angel Alita" by Yukito Kishiro. as well as the 2019 Film adaptation " Alita Battle Angel" Directed by Robert Rodriquez, produced by James Cameron and starring Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley, Keean Johnson and a special cameo.

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As they compare the original manga to its unique adaptation, our hosts also discuss the history of the manga,the unique setting  and why it stands the test of time. Hope you enjoy

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6
Feb

Ep 307: Conquering Your Fears and Being A Great Person

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews the unusual Romance Manwah web comic series "Skill of Lure" by Woo Sang-Ho

 

Besides the twist of the series' premise, our host does his best to review this Hitch Like comedy. Hope you enjoy

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30
Jan

Ep 306: Would You Like A Moe Character With Your Plate Special

In this episode of the Spiraken Manga Review, Xan reviews the restaurant comedy yonkoma manga series "Working!!" by Karino Takatsu

 

Despite the uncomfortable nature of the main character, Xan discusses the ensemble cast and the thoughts about this unique series. Hope you enjot

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