Pop Culture Bento-logo

Pop Culture Bento

Entertainment

Pop Culture & Entertainment (Movies, TV, Comics, & Games)

Pop Culture & Entertainment (Movies, TV, Comics, & Games)

Location:

Vienna, VA

Description:

Pop Culture & Entertainment (Movies, TV, Comics, & Games)

Language:

English

Contact:

7034052375


Episodes

‘Interspecies Reviewers’ Review: I Can’t Believe It’s Not Hentai!

3/12/2020
In Anime Airwaves #19, we review 異種族レビュアーズ (Ishuzoku Reviewers), the controversial series from studio Passione. In a world where many different humanoid species exist and prostitution is legal, there exists various brothels for each kind of species run by “succu-girls”, who have succubus blood running through them. As each species has different opinions on how each […]

Duration:00:18:37

‘My Hero Academia: Heroes:Rising’ Review: National Lampoon’s Anime Vacation

3/6/2020
In Anime Airwaves #18, we review 僕のヒーローアカデミア THE MOVIE ヒーローズ:ライジング (Boku no Hero Academia the Movie 2: Heroes:Rising), the hyped series from studio Bones. The number one hero anime is back in theaters for a battle beyond anything fans have ever seen! Class 1-A visits Nabu Island where they finally get to do some real hero […]

Duration:00:19:09

‘How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?’ Review: Do You Even Lift, Senpai?

2/27/2020
In Anime Airwaves #17, we review Dumbbell Nan Kilo Moteru?, the hyped series from studio Doga Kobo. During a regular after-school grub crawl, gluttonous high schooler Hibiki Sakura is confronted about her ever-expanding waistline by her best friend, Ayaka Uehara. With her attempts at solitary exercise failing miserably, Hibiki decides to join the newly opened […]

Duration:00:13:59

'Made in Abyss' Review: Whistleblowers, Do the Limbo!

2/20/2020
In Anime Airwaves #16, we review Made in Abyss, the hyped series from studio Kinema Citrus. The Abyss—a gaping chasm stretching down into the depths of the earth, filled with mysterious creatures and relics from a time long past. How did it come to be? What lies at the bottom? Countless brave individuals, known as […]

Duration:00:20:33

'Food Wars' Review (Shokugeki no Soma: Shin no Sara): Eat With Your Eyes

2/14/2020
In Anime Airwaves #15, we review Shokugeki no Soma: Shin no Sara, the hit series from studio J.C. Staff. At Tootsuki Culinary Academy, a heated eight-on-eight Shokugeki known as the Régiment de Cuisine rages on between Central and the rebel forces led by Souma Yukihira and Erina Nakiri. Though they won a stunning perfect victory […]

Duration:00:15:48

'Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!' Review: A World of Pure Imagination

2/6/2020
In Anime Airwaves #14, we review Eizouken ni wa Te wo Dasu na!, the show from studio Science Saru. Special guest Sasha Duran from the Spoop Hour podcast joins the discussion. Midori Asakusa sees the world a bit differently. Always having her nose in a sketchbook, Asakusa draws detailed landscapes and backgrounds of both the […]

Duration:00:24:50

Hearthstone's Battlegrounds, Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, & Xbox Hardware and the Future of Gaming

1/31/2020
In Power Creep #14, we talk about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen order, Hearthstone’s Card-Battle-Royale, Battlegrounds, Xbox hardware news, and and what streaming means for the future of gaming. The audio effect “Monster Chuckle” by Domarius is licensed under CC BY 3.0

Duration:00:39:35

'Ni No Kuni' Review: A Leap of Faith

1/30/2020
In Anime Airwaves #13, we review Ni No Kuni, the show from studio OLM. Special guest Terrell Royster from the Around the Geek podcast joins the discussion. High schooler Yuu and his friend Haru get involved in a case involving his childhood friend Kotona, which forces them to go back and forth between another world […]

Duration:00:38:05

'Re:Creators' Review: Reverse Isekai-tus

1/21/2020
In Anime Airwaves #12, we review Re:Creators, the show from studio TROYCA. Humans have designed countless worlds—each one born from the unique imagination of its creator. Souta Mizushino is a high school student who aspires to be such a creator by writing and illustrating his own light novel. One day, while watching anime for inspiration, […]

Duration:00:17:36

'Knives Out' Review

12/29/2019
Welcome to Picture Perfect, Pop Culture Bento’s Motion Picture Podcast! In Picture Perfect #13, we review the latest whodunnit murder-mystery, Knives Out. Do we make the case for Knives Out as the best movie of the year? Must we confess our undying love for Rian Johnson? And do any of us even have the slightest […]

Duration:00:37:53

'Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front - Babylonia': The Holy Grail of Video Game Adaptations

12/23/2019
In Anime Airwaves #11, we review Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front – Babylonia, the show from Cloverworks based on the mobile video game, Fate/Grand Order. A.D. 2016, the foundations of humanity have been incinerated by the Mage King Solomon. Chaldea, a secret mages organization with the mission to preserve humanity’s future, foresaw mankind’s extinction in […]

Duration:00:18:31

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, Death Stranding, Pokemon Sword, & Half-Life: Alyx

12/19/2019
In Power Creep #13, we talk about the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen order, Hideo Kojima’s original IP, Death Stranding, Pokemon Sword, and Valve’s full-VR installment in the Half Life series, Half-Life: Alyx. Have we fallen for the newest Star Wars single player adventure? Does Death Stranding prove that Kojima was right to burn the Konami […]

Duration:00:32:31

'Star Wars: The Mandalorian' Review

12/18/2019
Welcome to Picture Perfect, Pop Culture Bento’s Motion Picture Podcast! In Picture Perfect #12, we review the pilot of Star Wars: The Mandalorian, the new series exclusive to Disney Plus. Do the show’s western tropes feel forced? Or must we give credits where credits are due? And why should you never google image search ‘breaking […]

Duration:00:35:29

'Demon Slayer': Basically Vampires, but Make It Anime

12/13/2019
In Anime Airwaves #10, we review Demon Slayer, the critically-acclaimed show from ufotable, the studio behind the Fate and God Eater series. Ever since the death of his father, the burden of supporting the family has fallen upon Tanjirou Kamado’s shoulders. Though living impoverished on a remote mountain, the Kamado family are able to enjoy […]

Duration:00:15:52

The Outer Worlds, Greedfall, Kingdom Come: Deliverance, & Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Reboot

12/1/2019
In Power Creep #12, we’re joined by fellow RPG-lover, Tyler Austria, to talk The Outer Worlds, Greedfall, Kingdom Come: Deliverance, and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. This live edition of Power Creep is sponsored by Tyler’s home-brewed cyser. Do we find inner peace in The Outer Wilds? Does Kingdom Come deliver? And does the new […]

Duration:00:44:57

'Weathering With You': Mother Nature Is Evil and Children Are Trying to Fight It

11/23/2019
In Anime Airwaves #9, we review Weathering With You, the highly-anticipated new film from director Makoto Shinkai and producer Genki Kawamura, the creative team behind the critically-acclaimed, global smash hit Your Name. The summer of his high school freshman year, Hodaka runs away from his remote island home to Tokyo, and quickly finds himself pushed […]

Duration:00:22:57

'Zombieland: Double Tap' Review

11/20/2019
Welcome to Picture Perfect, Pop Culture Bento’s Motion Picture Podcast! In Picture Perfect #11, we review Zombieland: Double Tap. Does this sequel successfully resurrect this franchise? Is this comedy worthy of infectious laughter? And why is Zombieland: Double Tap Robby’s first Terminator movie? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:36:07

Code Vein, Magic Duels, CSGO's Cache Remake, Jackbox 6, & Warframe

11/17/2019
In Power Creep #11, we talk about Code Vein, the Magic Duels card game on mobile, Counter-Strike Global Offensive’s Cache remake, Jack Box Party Pack 6, and Warframe. Should you have a crack at Code Vein? Is CSGO’s Cache remake money in the bank? And why does Warframe look as if Gwyneth Paltrow was the […]

Duration:00:30:12

Joker Review

11/9/2019
Welcome to Picture Perfect, Pop Culture Bento’s Motion Picture Podcast! In Picture Perfect #10, we review Joker. Can the movie successfully juggle its myriad themes? Or is adapting the iconic villain for the third time a fool’s errand? Is Joaquin Phoenix’s performance the movie’s clowning achievement? Listen and find out!

Duration:00:49:33

Untitled Goose Game, FIFA 20, Astral Chain, Link's Awakening, Mario Kart Tour, & Gundam: Battle Operation 2

10/9/2019
In Power Creep #10, we welcome special guest Terrell Royster, of the ‘Around the Geek‘ podcast, to talk about Untitled Goose Game, FIFA 20, Astral Chain, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Mario Kart Tour, and Mobile Suit Gundam: Battle Operation 2. Is FIFA’s new Volta game mode on target? Do we heart Chibi Link, […]

Duration:00:34:09