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Anime talk radio program devoted to manga, music, anime, and video games. Episodes feature anime news, reviews of Japanese animation, comics, and video games, contests, and tons more!

Anime talk radio program devoted to manga, music, anime, and video games. Episodes feature anime news, reviews of Japanese animation, comics, and video games, contests, and tons more!
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Anime talk radio program devoted to manga, music, anime, and video games. Episodes feature anime news, reviews of Japanese animation, comics, and video games, contests, and tons more!




ASO Radio: Episode #130

Wow, we did it! Fourteen years of ASO Radio C-O-M-P-L-E-T-E-D, completed! Yahoo! All right! PaRappa The Rapper, you gotta believe! Ten seasons finished! Yeah, yeah, yay, woo, wooo! ...And here's to another fourteen years yet to be. We hope you all shall join us on our continuing adventures in anime talk radio broadcasting. Anime Review: "Toradora!" Video Game Review: "Kid Icarus: Uprising (3DS)"


ASO Radio: Episode #129

Are you prepared for a rocking summer-time episode of ASO Radio? Good, glad to hear it, because we have one that's ready for you! Nz17 is going to take you on spin through some anime reviews "shotgun style," and then we serve up a mighty fine video game review of a compilation of games for PSP. Anime Review: "Katanagatari," "Arakawa Under the Bridge," "Pandora Hearts," "Our Home's Fox Deity," "Kimi ni Todoke," "Bunny Drop," "Ground Control to Psychoelectric Girl," "House of Five Leaves,"...


ASO Radio: Episode #128

This Episode contains a special announcement about some changes we're going to be making around here. But it also contains a review of the anime Working!! (known as Wagnaria!! in North America) and an hour-long interview with the famous voice actor Sonny Strait and the musician - and convention favorite - Warky T. Chocobo. A nice mix of ASO Radio goodness that spans over ninety-eight minutes, this is an Episode you should not miss! Anime Review: "Wagnaria!!" HotSpot: "Sonny Strait + Warky...


ASO Radio: Episode #126

You know that whole thing about shorter, more manageable Episode lengths? Yeah, about that: got into a bit of a rant about anime production and buyer purchasing habits, so a short Episode isn't happening this time. What is happening is a great bit of anime news, an anime review of a classic from the golden days of the late 80's / early 90's, and a review of a recent release for the Nintendo DS in the HotSpot section. Anime Review: "YaWaRa! A Fashionable Judo Girl" Video Game Review:...


ASO Radio: Episode #124

And now we proudly present the first Episode of 2009, #124! *crowd cheers* Yes, yes, we are glad to be back, and this is a great Episode. We feature our expanded Community Section (Anyone have a better name suggestion for this segment?), we have double doses of anime and video game reviews, and we tell you in the anime news segment of the upcoming and pending releases and retractions of the retail world of anime and manga. So let's get the downloads rolling and listen to this shining new...


ASO Radio: Episode #122

Holy cows, we are back again! And by we, I mean a special guest and I. Who is this special guest? You'll have to listen to the Episode - or I'll have to stop being a schmuck - for you to find out. I think I'll just stop being a schmuck then, and tell you our super-special guest is none other than long-time and old-time co-host of the show, DB3! For those of you unfamiliar with his work, go back and listen to like #105 and just about everything between #58 and #94. I'm sure it is a good use...


ASO Radio: Episode #116

Ye gads! It has been nearly a month since our last new Episode! We should better get back to the grind stone, then. With so much time having passed us by, we have a stockpile of anime reviews amassed. You know what that means: shotgun review time! We'll wrap up two series and introduce some new ones too, when we take down them all with a shotgun review. Anime Review: Boys Be..., Gunslinger Girl, Samurai Champloo HotSpot Manga Review: FullMetal Alchemist: The Valley of White Petals


ASO Radio: Episode #115

Okay, so we have a video game review for you this Episode. Guess which system it is for! If you guess the Nintendo DS, you're right! (It's almost like that's the only one I have that gets Japanese games.) More than that, we review two more volumes of Samurai Champloo, one more of a certain series for boys, and read the fan mail. Nz17 wraps things up nicely with a special announcement about a future guest of ASO Radio. Ooh, listen to find out who! That Episode will be one to mark on your...


ASO Radio: Episode #114

Okay this show has a small news section this time. But that's cool, right? I mean, you don't need to have huge blocks of news everytime, correct? Variety is the spice of life. I don't know what is the body of life, the meat, if you will, but variety apparently makes it taste good. And nobody wants to eat nasty meat without spice. But it is hard to market spicy nasty meat patties, so I think !XTREME! BERGERZ is a better name in this case. It is not a classy name, but mass consumerism is...


ASO Radio: Episode #113

This Episode is wicked to the extreme! Wait, no, is that: !XTREME!? Maybe I need a few more X's, and maybe some Mountain Dew. Mountain Dew strangely is not only made with water from the gentle grasses of the mountains, but sugar, caffine, and some green flavor dust. All I know is that the show is the phattest hottie. This may be a large warm thing of some nature. So I guess giant, burning flames are the popular stuff in this day and age. Which is pretty exciting. Also, new Episode. I think...


ASO Radio: Episode #112

Here is some sweet news: besides being listed on the iTunes podcast directory, ASO Radio is now also listed on Digg's podcast section. That of course is very cool, because now our listeners can "digg" us as one of their favorite podcasts on So I encourage all of you to do that, as it is the super-awesome. If you could take a moment to write a review of our podcast on iTunes as well, people will know how the show is, and that is a very cool thing indeed. Remember, we have an...


ASO Radio: Episode #110

Have you seen the Artist Alley lately? We have even more swell fan art from listeners like you which are now available in our alley of art, including new drawings of Bandie and DNAngel! We have some new tunes from Annunaki as well, and hey, what if we talked a bit about anime and manga too? Sounds pretty dang super to me! Give a listen and find out for yourself. Anime Review: Princess Nine, Super GALS! HotSpot Manga Review: Boys Be..., Oh My Goddess! HotSpot Video Game Review: Kirby Squeak...


ASO Radio: Episode #109

Hey, look who's here. It is Annunaki, bringing us music for this Episode of ASO Radio. Totally awesome of them, and they will be back with more music next Episode. We are dishing out a trio of dual reviews this time including video game, manga, and of course, anime reviews. And more fan mail too, lucky days! Anime Review: Disgaea, This Ugly Yet Beautiful World HotSpot Manga Review: Boys Be..., Comic Party (Comic Anthology) HotSpot Video Game Review: Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin (Nintendo...


ASO Radio: Episode #108

Woo-hoo: back in full force baby! We were gone for a bit after our triology of Episode with DB3, but now Nz17 is back with a nutritious serving of anime news and reviews. But lest not our manga and video games fans be left out in the cold, this Episode we have two manga reviews and two portable game reviews. As a matter of fact, how about we do that for the next two Episodes as well as this one? Sounds like a plan! Anime Review: Hyper Police, Yugo the Negotiator in Pakistan HotSpot Manga...

ASO Radio: Episode #102

All aboard, the review train is now leaving the station! We have a car-load full of reviews this Episode courtesy of Nz17 including the remainder of Comic Party and new entries from Licensed by Royalty and Kodocha. And since we didn't load any video game reviews before we left the platform, this week we have a new Ravin' Rant about all those little things about localisation that can annoy someone. Anime Review: Comic Party, Kodacha, L/R Licensed by Royalty HotSpot: Ravin' Rant:...


ASO Radio: Episode #101

Hey we got some great stuff for you this Episode indeed! We were able to go to the advance theatrical showing of Fullmetal Alchemist: The Movie: The Conqueror of Shamballa: The Subtitle, and we have a full and thorough review waiting for you. Did we like it or was it awful dreck? Find out inside. Anime Review: Animation Runner Kuromi, Fullmetal Alchemist: The Movie: The Conqueror of Shamballa HotSpot Video Game Review: Kirby Canvas Curse, Meteos


ASO Radio: Episode #100

What more can be said? We are really at Episode #100 after all these years. Awesome possum and bake an apple pie, we did it! So join Nz17 and special guests Warpshadow and Link1986 for this spectacular show. We have anime, manga, and video game reviews galore and more and more and more. Encore! Encore! Anime Review: Boys Be..., Comic Party HotSpot Manga Review: Sgt. Frog HotSpot Video Game Review: New Super Mario Bros., Zoo Keeper


ASO Radio: Episode #99

We poke fun at Capcom's craziness concerning Power Stone, and then we feature a music-themed HotSpot full of rhythm games. Too sweet to beat! Just one more until Episode #100... oh yeah! Anime Review: Power Stone HotSpot Video Game Review: Dance Dance Revolution Mario Mix, Mad Maestro


ASO Radio: Episode #98

Episode #098 is short and sweet just like that darling midget girl who rides the bus on Thursdays. Sitting next to her this week is a Paranoid Agent and a Sonic Rush of rush-hour riders. Let the countdown to #100 begin! Anime Review: Paranoia Agent HotSpot Video Game Review: Sonic Rush


ASO Radio: Episode #97

All right! Woo! We got some awesome new audio introductions for our reviews. Expect to see more next Episode too. This time we review the second entry in the Super GALS! series and the classic Dreamcast game Shenmue. And this Episode is host to the second entry in Azure's Corner. Get to downloading, this Episode is sweet and spicy! Anime Review: Super GALS! HotSpot Video Game Review: Shenmue HotSpot: Azure's Corner


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