Thursday, May 30, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 17

This week we have updates on the Cool Japan Promotion, an app to keep you company on long lonely drives, and an app to keep you company while you poop!  (Yes, Really!)  Plus the Short Shorts Film Fest, and Ita Taxis in Sapporo.  We discuss Saya No Uta now that we'd both completed it... and we give our final impressions on the shows we finished this week:  Problem Children, Little Busters, and Mawaru Penguindrum.  Plus lots more!

Monday, May 27, 2013

Episode 41: Manly Mojitos

This week we are briefly joined by the fabulous guests known as Shane and Smitty!  We make up for our lost week with plenty to share:  Curt and Chris talk about Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate on the WiiU vs. 3DS, Gary talks about the finishing of Curiosity Cube, and Smitty has a stash of bitcoins he isn't sharing.  We discuss the rumor of a Startropics update, and yes, the *AHEM* XBONE.  Plus:  Donkey Kong Country on the 3DS, Lost Media, and more!

Thursday, May 23, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 16

This week we are shaking off our post-convention hangover and bringing you the news!  We discuss Takashi Miike, Kit Kats, and EVA... and Chris shares some exciting Guilty Gear announcements, and anticipation for the Summer of the 3DS.  We talk about visual novels some more, and our experience meeting the guys from MangaGamer at ACEN.  Plus a rundown of HentaiArmageddon and our sweet haul of goods from the con!  And More!

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Episode 40: One Lump or Two?

This week we honor our mothers by talking about games!  Gary, Chris, and Jaime have a whole lot of passion this week:  Monaco, Cart Life, Shadow Warrior, Receiver, and NES favorite Rollergames.  Gary and Chris discuss some of the finer points of Iron Man 3, and Jaime explains why it sucks to use price:hours as a determining factor of whether or not to buy a game.  Gary discusses his deepest feelings of Ponies, and Chris talks a bit about Wolfenstein.  Special phone guest Ty tells us how the universes of Dark Souls and Goshigura Kokinosuke (I probably spelled that wrong) fit together... and LOTS more.  Give it a listen!

Thursday, May 9, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 15

This week we're excited for ACEN!  Jaime tells us about the surprising findings of Japanese cat interest and other cat phenomenon.  She shares the results of the nationwide survey of people who practice anime moves at home, and talks about a cool Tumblr account showcasing the beautiful backgrounds of beloved anime.  Chris talks about his experiences at past cons, and what he's looking forward to at ACEN this year.  He gives us an explanation of yaoi and yuri, and tells us a bit about MangaGamer.  Plus tons more!

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

SCATcast Episode 39: It Started at the Bottom. *Sigh*

This week we have not 1 but *4* special guests!  We welcome Dan, Bill, Smitty and Shane and we have tons to share.  Gary starts us off with his impressions of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, and Chris and Bill have a chat about Alice: Madness Returns.  Curt finally got to start the WOW Mists of Pandaria expansion and is pleased with the pet battle system.  Chris gives us some heads up about Denpa Men and everyone gets into the Guild 02 excitement.  Jaime and Curt have some love for Doctor Who, and Bill and Gary talk about GTA IV and Shane gets us on the topic of Gordon Ramsey.  Plus So Much More!!

Thursday, May 2, 2013

SCATcast: Gaiden Episode 14

This week we talk about otaku dating life, Monster Hunter spin offs, and yokai in the subway!  Chris tells us about starting "Pandora's Tower" and the success of the third Evangelion movie.  We wax about some of the psychological things we like about storytelling, and give our weekly rundown of anime we're watching.  And more!