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The Classic, The Obscure, The Forgotten. Covering anime from the 60's to the 90's. Ian and Lewis watch and review the anime that Ian grew up with 30 years ago, what will modern anime viewer Lewis think of the Old Man's tastes?

The Classic, The Obscure, The Forgotten. Covering anime from the 60's to the 90's. Ian and Lewis watch and review the anime that Ian grew up with 30 years ago, what will modern anime viewer Lewis think of the Old Man's tastes?

The Classic, The Obscure, The Forgotten. Covering anime from the 60's to the 90's. Ian and Lewis watch and review the anime that Ian grew up with 30 years ago, what will modern anime viewer Lewis think of the Old Man's tastes?
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United Kingdom

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The Classic, The Obscure, The Forgotten. Covering anime from the 60's to the 90's. Ian and Lewis watch and review the anime that Ian grew up with 30 years ago, what will modern anime viewer Lewis think of the Old Man's tastes?

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@retroanime

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English


Episodes

#12 You're A Funny Dragon

4/18/2018
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Action, comedy, dragons and 90's artwork. Ian and Lewis compare two OVAs with similar ingredients but very different outcomes with reviews of the obscure Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes and fan favourite Dragon Half.

Duration:00:39:45

#11 The Blades of Good and Bad

3/8/2018
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A jump back to the Edo period of Japan as Ian and Lewis take a look at two ninja anime directed by renowned directors with reviews of The Dagger of Kamui and Sword for Truth.

Duration:00:50:29

#9 Before They Were Famous

12/5/2017
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Before they set up the anime powerhouse that is Studio Ghibli Isao Takahata and Hayao Miyazaki were already creating anime in the 60's and 70's that would come to define the medium so Ian and Lewis take a look back in time with reviews of Horus - Prince of the Sun and Panda! Go, Panda!

Duration:00:54:02

#7 Destroyer of Worlds

9/18/2017
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In this episode Ian and Lewis delve into the brutal and desperate world of Yoshiyuki Tomino's legendary Space Runaway Ideon with discussion and reviews of the TV series and the movies A Contact and Be Invoked.

Duration:01:27:38

#6 Stings Like Bee

8/8/2017
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This episode focuses on anime adaptations of fighting games. Ian and Lewis take a broad look at the genre and review Street Fighter II The Movie and Voltage Fighter Gowcaizer.

Duration:01:01:20

#5 Fleeting Fantasy

6/28/2017
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This episode takes a look at prolific sci-fi directors who turned their hand to fantasy anime. Ian And Lewis review Yoshikazu Yasuhiko's Arion and Ryousuke Takahashi's Mozaika.

Duration:01:06:22

#4 Standing on Egg Shells

5/20/2017
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With the release of the live action Ghost in the Shell movie Ian and Lewis celebrate Mamoru Oshii's work with reviews of Angel's Egg and the original Ghost in the Shell movie.

Duration:00:49:08

#3 Plucked From Obscurity

4/24/2017
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Lewis and Ian delve into the plethora of OVAs from the late 80's and early 90's that never made it to DVD with reviews of obscure oddities Goddamn and Salamander.

Duration:00:38:45

#2 Dystopian Memories

3/16/2017
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Finally episode 2 arrives after some frustrating delays. In this episode Lewis and Ian review Hyper Future Vision Gunnm (Battle Angel Alita) and Grey: Digital Target.

Duration:00:47:39

#1 I Can't Believe It's Not Akira

9/5/2016
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Here is the first episode of the Retro Anime Podcast hosted by Ian and Lewis featuring reviews of Odin - Photon Space Sailor Starlight and Lensman.

Duration:00:46:28