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Manga Machinations

343 - Triple Dip 50 - Tokyo Revengers, Oishinbo, Generation Witch


This week dakazu learns about the birth of the first weekly seinen manga magazine with Losers ~Nippon Hatsu no Seinen Mangashi no Tanjo~! He also decides to stop reading Meisou Senshi Nagata Kabi Gurume de GO!! For our main topic, we check out Tokyo Revengers, Oishinbo, and Generation Witch for a new Triple Dip!!!

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  • 00:00:00 - Intro Song: “Dang Dang Kininaru” by Yuma Nakamura from Oishinbo, Opening, Introductions
  • 00:01:18 - Listener Emails: Question about Kengo Hanazawa’s Under Ninja
  • 00:06:18 - Whatchu Been Reading: Transition Song: Dragon Ball Z OST “Prologue”, Losers ~Nippon Hatsu no Seinen Mangashi no Tanjo~ follows the careers of editor Bunjin Shimizu and manga artist Monkey Punch through the launch of Manga Action magazine in 1967
  • 00:18:15 - dakazu learned new facts about manga lettering through YouTubers Muscle Grill
  • 00:26:23 - dakazu decides to stop reading Nagata Kabi’s Meisou Senshi Nagata Kabi Gurume de GO! for now
  • 00:34:50 - News: Anime adaptation announcement for My Dress-Up Darling
  • 00:36:24 - New promotional video for Chainsaw Man anime at the upcoming MAPPA studios 10th anniversary event
  • 00:38:23 - Manga artist Tetsuya Chiba begs readers to stop pirating on his blog
  • 00:45:02 - Live-action Homunculus film will be available worldwide on Netflix on April 22, 2021
  • 00:46:37 - Next Episode Preview and Rundown: One Shot on Children of Mu-Town & Ripples, We’ll be reviewing Jushichi Masmura’s crime drama and Rei Hagiwara’s dream-like work, both available from Glacier Bay Books
  • 00:48:28 - Main Segment Triple Dip: Tokyo Revengers/Oishinbo/Generation Witch, Transition Song: “Cry Baby” by Official Hige Dandism from Tokyo Revengers, we read the beginning of each manga for discussion and see if we’d continue reading it before picking our favorite of the three, including:
  • 00:49:37 - Tokyo Revengers by Ken Wakui
  • 01:08:12 - Oishinbo: à la Carte, Vol. 7: Izakaya - Pub Food by Tetsu Kariya & Akira Hanasaki
  • 01:42:12 - Generation Witch by Uta Isaki
  • 01:56:41 - We picks our favorite out of the three manga
    01:58:54 - Next Week’s Topic: Children of Mu-Town/Ripples, Social Media Rundown, Sign Off Song: “wish men” by sunbrain from Beet the Vandel Buster



by Manga Mac Crew