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Manga Machinations

336 - The Flowers of Evil part 4


On this episode we keep discuss the success of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train and celebrate that Hajime No Ippo: The Fighting! is streaming on Crunchyroll! Then, we can’t stop bringing up Zack Snyder’s Justice League and other movies as we discuss the final volumes of The Flowers of Evil! The hosts breakdown the ending and the overall themes of this work that popularized Shuzo Oshimi!!!

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  • 00:00:00 - Intro Song: “Aku no Hana -Nakamura Sawa-” by Uchujin from The Flowers of Evil, Opening, Introductions, Seamus and Zack Snyder’s Justice League, Star Trek
  • 00:03:50 - Listener Emails: Sharing our favorite publishers
  • 00:16:28 - Discussing the success of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train
  • 00:27:26 - Whatchu Been Reading: Transition Song: Dragon Ball Z OST “Prologue”, dakazu finished BL Metamorphosis and thought it was nice
  • 00:30:15 - Darfox gives his pitch on why everyone should watch Hajime No Ippo: The Fighting! now that it’s available on Crunchyroll
  • 00:34:57 - dakazu found a potential candidate for Manga Machination’s Shitty Teacher Avengers in Shounen no Abyss by Ryou Minenami
  • 00:37:57 - News: Seven Seas Entertainment licenses Cotton Valent’s Creepy Cat
  • 00:39:52 - Seven Seas Entertainment Ghost Ship releasing popular ecchi series Do You Like Big Girls?
  • 00:42:11 - Mangasplaining is a new manga podcast where Deb Aoki, David Brothers, and Christopher Butcher introduce manga to Chip Zdarsky
  • 00:45:16 - Next Episode Preview and Rundown: One Shot on Sawanabe Zombie/Ikyoudo, We’ll be reviewing 2 works by Kakio Tsurukawa from Star Fruit Books
  • 00:47:05 - Main Segment Retrospective: The Flowers of Evil, Transition Song “Hana -a last flower-” by ASA-CHANG&Junrei from The Flowers of Evil, Comprehensive review of Shuzo Oshimi’s story about a middle school boy who is blackmailed by his classmate who reveals his inner perversion(covers volumes 10-11)
  • 01:43:33 - Next Week’s Topic: Sawanabe Zombie/Ikyoudo, Social Media Rundown, Sign Off Song: “wish men” by sunbrain from Beet the Vandel Buster



by Manga Mac Crew