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Episode 5: Gravitation

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Originally Posted 1/29/12

In this episode, Bobcat and Burkion tackle a shounen ai show. Gravitation is the story of two young men trying to make it in the cutthroat world of J-Pop, and the budding (?) romance between one of the band members and an emotionally distant and abusive novelist. Did this series draw us in, or did it plummet to Earth at a rate of 9.8 meters per second squared?

Episode 4: Tales From Earthsea

Originally Posted: 1/22/12

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Oh boy! A studio Ghibli movie based on the famous and beloved Earthsea fantasy series. Is this meeting of two great things like chocolate and peanut butter, or chocolate with battery acid?

… well, the fact that it got a mere 46% on Rotten Tomatoes and won two Japanese Raspberry Awards for Worst Director and Worst Movie should give you some idea. How did such a great combination go so wrong? Watch to find out!

Episode 1: Baka and Test

Hello World! We’re the Five Point Podcast, version 2.0! We’ll have a proper website design and introduction for ourselves shortly, but first off, I’m making sure I have this whole RSS feed thing done properly. So please enjoy our first ever episode, Baka and Test!

Download Episode 1: Baka and Test

Originally Posted: 12/11/11

In the inaugural episode of our series, Bobcat and Burkion review the anime Baka and Test!  This is the tale of Yoshi, a young Japanese student at a school that’s turned tests into a competitive video game!  Does it pass with flying colors, or does it need to see us after school?  You’d better take notes, there will be a short quiz afterwards!