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Tachi Yomi is a podcast about manga, anime, manhwa, etc! Joseph and Benjamin are brothers who love manga and read it every day growing up in Japan. In this podcast they cover the whole range, from masterpieces, currently ongoing manga anime, hidden gems, recommendations, and much, much, more. If you like Naruto, One Piece, Fullmetal Alchemist, Dragon Ball, My Hero Academia and such, check out the podcast!

Tachi Yomi is a podcast about manga, anime, manhwa, etc! Joseph and Benjamin are brothers who love manga and read it every day growing up in Japan. In this podcast they cover the whole range, from masterpieces, currently ongoing manga anime, hidden gems, recommendations, and much, much, more. If you like Naruto, One Piece, Fullmetal Alchemist, Dragon Ball, My Hero Academia and such, check out the podcast!
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United States

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Tachi Yomi is a podcast about manga, anime, manhwa, etc! Joseph and Benjamin are brothers who love manga and read it every day growing up in Japan. In this podcast they cover the whole range, from masterpieces, currently ongoing manga anime, hidden gems, recommendations, and much, much, more. If you like Naruto, One Piece, Fullmetal Alchemist, Dragon Ball, My Hero Academia and such, check out the podcast!

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English

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Episodes

Japan vs South Korea: “Which is Better?” Tachi Yomi Episode 10

11/7/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin are joined by a large group of Japanese & Korean exchange students and study abroad students, where they discuss what it's like to live in a foreign country, some of the newbie mistakes they made, and share funny stories that happened to them. In the second half of the episode, they also have a Japan versus Korea debate! "Which country is better if you were going to visit for the first time!?" Five questions, only one winner.

Duration:01:10:36

Laputa Castle in the Sky: “My Eyeeesss! I Can’t See!” Tachi Yomi Episode 9

10/28/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin are joined by Marc and Yumiko, an American-Japanese couple who have lived in Japan for over 30 years and just so happen to also be the brother's parents as well. Together, they discuss the oft-forgotten masterpiece "Laputa: Castle in the Sky," how Sheeta and Pazu compliment each other perfectly, the massive footprint the movie left behind in Japanese culture and cinema, why Colonel Muska is as famous a villain as Darth Vader, some of Dola's wackiest lines,...

Duration:01:09:40

My Hero Academia Season 1: “Deku Should NOT Be The Main Character” Tachi Yomi Episode 8

10/25/2018
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Show Notes: Joined by Benhardt Christson, together Joseph and Benjamin talk about the first season of the incredibly popular My Hero Academia! They talk about how Deku wasn't the best person to receive All Might's powers, similarities between Naruto and MHA, Eraser Head expelling an entire classroom, and so much more!

Duration:00:44:29

Howl’s Moving Castle: “There’s No Point In Living If I Can’t Be Beautiful” Tachi Yomi Episode 7

10/13/2018
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Show Notes: Hosts Joseph and Benjamin are joined by their guest Joy, as they talk about Howl's Moving Castle. They argue over whether Howl is an a**hole, if Sophie and Howl has a fair and equal relationship, and if the movie's message was really female empowering or not. Other topics they discuss are how the anime movie was different from the books, the inner beauty of Sophie and outer beauty of Howl, some of the plot holes in the movie (like why Sophie destroys the castle and turns around...

Duration:01:08:34

Your Name: “How Fate Is Romantic But Unrealistic” Tachi Yomi Episode 6

10/6/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin talk about Your Name (Kimi no Na wa), the highest grossing anime film of all time in Japan. They discuss the themes of fate, destiny, modernity vs tradition, the movie's influence on Japanese culture, how disaster changed the Japanese people's perception, some of the plot holes, "Musubi," "Katawaredoki," and much more!

Duration:01:05:20

Ajin: “Sato Is The Most Badass Villain Of All Time” Episode 5

9/30/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin talk about Ajin, a hidden gem that not many know about but should definitely check out! The two discuss whether Ajins should be considered human or not, why all humans are ass-holes, why Nagai Kei is such an unconventional anime/main character, whether Sato is the best villain of all time, the similarities between the Joker and Sato, if the new 3D animation style is weird, and why the opening theme song is so good. About: Ajin: Demi-Human is a Japanese manga...

Duration:01:08:37

One Punch Man Part 2: “Are Villains Evil?” Tachi Yomi Episode 4

9/23/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin pick up where Season 1 of the anime ended and follow what happens in the manga, while previewing Season 2. They talk about the plot summary (1:17), Is Garou really evil? What about other monsters and villains? (9:29), Will any other hero achieve Saitama's strength and challenge him? (20:53), Who is Blast, the mysterious #1 ranked hero? (29:20), Metal Knight, and Is the sacrifice of the few justifiable for the survival of the many? (33:14), Will there ever come...

Duration:01:15:43

One Punch Man: “Why Heroes Are Bad For Society” Tachi Yomi Episode 3

9/9/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin are joined by their first guest Dominique Jenkins, and they discuss If ultimate strength is worth going bald for (4:30), Who is second strongest character after Saitama (6:15), Why Crablante was the best villain (12:12), How Sonic is the best tsundere character (16:47), The people's hero Saitama and his sacrifice (17:51), Why Genos is the weakest hero (21:25), If King is really a fraud (26:38), Sonic's tsundere love for Saitama (29:27), Are heroes good or bad...

Duration:00:57:53

Princess Mononoke: “Is Princess Mononoke Overrated?” Tachi Yomi Episode 2

9/9/2018
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Show Notes: Is Princess Mononoke overrated? (2:40) Why San is a better protagonist than Ashitaka. (10:01) The age old battle of humanity vs nature. (16:15) The problem with Ashitaka as a character. (24:08) Interpretations of who won in the end. (32:43) The complexity of the characters: How San is not the hero and Lady Eboshi is not the antagonist. (38:04) Cold-blooded Ashitaka dumping his fiancée for San. (43:04) What has or hasn't aged well in the movie. (48:50) Finally, who in the movie...

Duration:01:03:34

Fullmetal Alchemist: “Scar Was A Better Character Than Edward” Tachi Yomi Episode 1

9/7/2018
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Show Notes: Joseph and Benjamin discuss Fullmetal Alchemist, their favorite characters Edward and Scar (11:45), whether Nina or Hugh's daughter was more tragic (18:06), King Bradley's badass-ness and Kimblee as the secret mentor (27:34), the most unforgettable lines (41:19), and finally several themes including science vs religion (47:27). About Fullmetal Alchemist: Fullmetal Alchemist was a manga series written and illustrated by Arakawa Hiromu. The story follows two alchemist brothers...

Duration:01:00:02