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Season 7: Episode 4 – Shinji’s Big Adventure

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This week has been hectic and insane. So why not take a minute to slow down and reflect with a much more subdued episode of Evangelion? This week Shinji runs away from everything, including his responsibilities at NERV. Will he run off for good? Find out as we review Episode 4, “Rain, After Running Away.”

Watch Neon Genesis Evangelion on Netflix.

Help support the show on Patreon! While you’re there, listen to our new Patron-only series, Tooning In!

We are now releasing new episodes Thursdays!

Season 7 will be our review of the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 7: Episode 3 – 37 Seconds of Urinals

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It’s a brand new era on Tooning Japanese! We have a new host for this season in Superfan So, Shinji is in the mech. Now what? This week Shinji takes Unit 01 out for a spin and battles his Is this the horniest episode of Tooning Japanese ever? Maybe. Is it the fault of Evangelion? Maybe. We may not know these answers, but we do know that this is another great episode of Neon Genesis Evangelion. This week Andy, Bill, and Matt talk about Episode 3, “The Silent Phone.” Toon in for Matt’s very first review!

Watch Neon Genesis Evangelion on Netflix.

Help support the show on Patreon! While you’re there, listen to our new Patron-only series, Tooning In!

We are now releasing new episodes Thursdays!

Season 7 will be our review of the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 7: Episode 2 – Misato’s World

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It’s a brand new era on Tooning Japanese! We have a new host for this season in Superfan So, Shinji is in the mech. Now what? This week Shinji takes Unit 01 out for a spin and battles his very first Angel. Bill recaps the action-packed, yet reflective episode of Neon Genesis Evangelion, “Unfamiliar Ceilings.”

Watch Neon Genesis Evangelion on Netflix.

Help support the show on Patreon! While you’re there, listen to our new Patron-only series, Tooning In!

We are now releasing new episodes Thursdays!

Season 7 will be our review of the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 7: Episode 1 – NERV or Nothing [Neon Genesis Evangelion]

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It’s a brand new era on Tooning Japanese! We have a new host for this season in Superfan Matt. We have a brand new podcast logo. And, of course, we also have a brand new anime for you! This season we’re watching and dissecting one of the most well known anime of all time, Neon Genesis Evangelion.

Get in the damn mech, fans! We’re introduced to Shinji, Misato, Evas, Angels, explosions, and lots of daddy issues.

Big thanks to Superfan Matt for joining us on this episode!

Watch Neon Genesis Evangelion on Netflix.

Help support the show on Patreon! While you’re there, listen to our new Patron-only series, Tooning In!

We are now releasing new episodes Thursdays!

Season 7 will be our review of the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 6: Episode 21 – Gungrave Finale

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It took us a long time, but we are finally at the end of Season 6. That means we are wrapping up with our final discussion of Gungrave. And this episode is a long one! We put our knowledge to the test with the toughest (and only) online Gungrave quiz, discuss our favorite moments, rank the anime alongside our other reviews, and announce some very important things.

Seriously, don’t skip this episode. Josh makes a really important announcement. And we reveal what we’re reviewing for Season 7.

Big thanks to Superfan Matt for joining us on this episode!

Watch Gungrave on Funimation.

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We are now releasing new episodes every Thursday!

Season 6 will be our review of the anime Gungrave!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 6: Episode 20 – Reaching Out With Guns

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It’s time for a two-for-one episode! This week Bill and Andy talk about Episodes 22 and 23 of We made it to the finish line! Today Andy and Bill dissect the finale of Gungrave, “Dusk of the Destroyers.” How will the saga of Brandon and Harry end? We will give you all the details! Next time Andy, Bill, and Josh will discuss the series as a whole and preview what we will cover in Season 7!

Watch Gungrave on Funimation.

Help support the show on Patreon!

Listen to our newest episode of Tooning RPG!

We are now releasing new episodes every Thursday!

Season 6 will be our review of the anime Gungrave!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 6: Episode 19 – The Bill Method

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It’s time for a two-for-one episode! This week Bill and Andy talk about Episodes 22 and 23 of Andy and Bill tackle a really good episode of Gungrave! Yeah, you heard that right. This one was actually good! We’re on the penultimate episode, “Then.” Next week we wrap up the very last episode of the anime! We’re at the edge of a showdown between former best friends Harry and Grave. How will it all end?

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Watch Gungrave on Funimation.

Help support the show on Patreon!

Listen to our newest episode of Tooning RPG!

We are now releasing new episodes every Thursday!

Season 6 will be our review of the anime Gungrave!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Bonus Episode: Season 6 Bloopers

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It’s time for a two-for-one episode! This week Bill and Andy talk about Episodes 22 and 23 of Andy, Josh, and Bill (sorta) are all back together to talk about Episode 24 of Gungrave, “Last Bullet.This week it’s all about the gaffs, jokes, and cut content! Enjoy nearly an hour of bloopers from Season 6 and our Summer Viewing episodes! As per usual, listener discretion is advised. Enjoy!

Watch Gungrave on Funimation.

Help support the show on Patreon!

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We are now releasing new episodes every Thursday!

Season 6 will be our review of the anime Gungrave!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Season 6: Episode 18 – Harlem Globetrotters of Gunplay

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It’s time for a two-for-one episode! This week Bill and Andy talk about Episodes 22 and 23 of Andy, Josh, and Bill (sorta) are all back together to talk about Episode 24 of Gungrave, “Last Bullet.” As we near the end of the anime, Grave takes on one of his oldest friends, B-B-B-Bunji. Can Grave overcome the odds? Can Harry save what’s left of his organization and life? A lot happens in this episode! Give it a listen to see what goes down!

Watch Gungrave on Funimation.

Help support the show on Patreon!

Listen to our newest episode of Tooning RPG!

We are now releasing new episodes every Thursday!

Season 6 will be our review of the anime Gungrave!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!

Bonus Episode: Happy Bidoof Day!

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Bidoof? Bidoof, bidoof. Bidoof!

Hey, everyone! We didn’t want to let a massive holiday pass us by, so this week we have a special celebration for you all! No, we’re not talking about the US holiday, the 4th of July. We’re talking about Bidoof Day! Not sure what Bidoof Day is all about? Well, you can check this link out, and we cover a lot of it during this week’s bonus episode! Andy teams up with Thurk to gush over Bidoof, take a quiz, and review Season 10, Episode 23 of the Pokemon anime! This one was a ton of fun! We’ll be back next time with another Gungrave review, so sit tight!

Watch this episode of Pokemon here!

Help support the show on Patreon!

Listen to our newest episode of Tooning RPG!

We are now releasing new episodes every Thursday!

Season 6 will be our review of the anime Gungrave!  E-mail the show at TooningJapanese@gmail.com!