Vintage Anime Club Podcast

Vintage Anime Club Podcast


Latest Episodes

Episode 83 - It's Newtype, not Smartype (Mobile Suit Gundam Movie 2: Soldiers of Sorrow)
September 12, 2019

On this episode, we've got the a quartet of hosts in Ed, Karen, Kate, and Dennis discussing the second movie in the Gundam Movie Trilogy, Soldiers of Sorrow. Released just a few months after the first movie, the constant battles that White Base has...

Episode 82 - "Get in the Robot, Amuro" (Mobile Suit Gundam: The Movie)
August 29, 2019

On this episode, the club revisits one of main catalysts for anime mecha fandom and plastic model kit builders. That's right, we're going over Mobile Suit Gundam, at least in its movie trilogy format. Celebrating its 40th Anniversary, what better time...

Episode 81 - Golden Bendy Straws (Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind)
August 16, 2019

On this episode, Dennis, Kate, Karen, and Garrett go over the 1984 pre-Ghibli founding classic Nausicaa of the Vally of the Wind. We discuss Yupa's all-around badassery, Nausicaa breaking standard princess archetypes, some Captain Planet and Metal...

Episode 80 - Gig Economy Woes (Kiki's Delivery Service)
August 01, 2019

On this episode, Ed, Kate, Dennis, and Karen have survived SDCC and have gathered to talk about a much more wholesome anime title, Kiki's Delivery Service. While we do take a moment to reflect on the tragedy of the Kyoto Animation fire, there are some...

Episode 79 - Devil is in the Details (Belladonna of Sadness)
July 18, 2019

On today's episode, special guest Byram returns to join Ed, Kate, and Dennis as we discuss 1973's Belladonna of Sadness. This film deals with a lot of heavy, mature themes, and is definitely not one for the kids to watch. So have a listen, and maybe...

Episode 78 - Living Like Otakings (Otaku no Video)
July 04, 2019

On this episode, our original host trio of Ed, Kate, and Dennis go over the cult classic two episode OVA of Otaku no Video, an early Gainax release from 1991. Part fantastical history of Gainax, part parody of early 80s anime otaku culture, and a...

Episode 77 - Shot Through the Heart, and Rezo's to Blame (Slayers 6 of 6)
June 20, 2019

On this episode, we go into our final batch of Slayers to discuss, with hosts Ed, Karen, Kate, and Dennis. After the briefest of E3 2019 talks, we still have to talk about anime after all. And since it's anime, how will Eris be defeated? How will Rezo...

Episode 76 - Fish & Nuggets Combo (Slayers 5 of 6)
June 06, 2019

On this episode, Dennis, Kate, Karen, and Ed go over the penultimate batch of episodes for Slayers season 1, episodes 18 through 22. Rezo's back, and he's brought some friend; but our heroes get a new ally in Sylphiel. There's also new animal...

Episode 75 - Unexpected Proposals (Slayers 4 of 6)
May 23, 2019

On this episode, we go over what just might be the funniest batch of episodes in the first season of The Slayers. There's not one, but two marriage proposals to two different characters, potential inspiration for one of our favorite Avatar: The Last...

Episode 74 - The Fresh Princess of Saillune (Slayers 3 of 6)
May 09, 2019

On this post-Endgame episode, the crew goes over the next batch of episodes of Slayers season 1. Shabranigdo is defeated? And who are these new crazy characters? There's talk of out of character Lina, strong sense of Justice, Will Smith, and...