The boys are back from their New Year’s break! Evan kicks off 2021 with a review of Glacier Bay Books’ fascinating new indie manga anthology Glaeolia 2. Before that he and David discuss the big “FUNimation bought Crunchyroll” news, then Star Wars Squadrons and Final Fantasy IV in the Queue segment. Topics include: fans win, a whole town dedicated to hating the player, and Wario’s entrepreneurial spirit.
- Opening/Ending Song: “Blues Machine” by Scott Gratton
- Episode Edited by: Patrick Sutton
- The News
- The Review: Glaeolia 2
- Evan’s favorite stories:
- “Moondog” by Nakayama Nozomi
- “Family Restaurant” by Miki Yamamoto
- “From Far Away” by Mori Masayuki
- “Days” by INA
- “Lisa’s Left Hand” by Kenya Oba
- Name drops: Glacier Bay Books, Korone, Studio Ghibli, MessyOL Tokyo, A Big Mess 2.
- Twitter: Evan, David, Ani-Gamers
- Mastodon: Evan
- Evan’s His Dark Materials companion podcast Shadow Particles wrapped up Season 2.
- Evan and David write for Otaku USA Magazine.
- Evan writes for Anime News Network.
- David hosts video game streams on Twitch every Saturday night.
- Evan sometimes updates his side blog Anime Burger Time.