This week, Tobias, Austin, and Ryan got stuck in a time loop where they were forced to watch The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya 15,527 times until they finally did their homework.
Haruhi is now a 12 year old anime series! Time really flies when you’re having fun, I guess. Join us as we take a look back at one of the most influential and infamous anime series’ of the 00s.
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(01:54 – 14:18) Catch up.
Recapping Asheville Anime Regional Convention 2018, delicious cheesecake, and Ryan starting Steven Universe and Octopath Traveller.
(14:18 – 17:11) Talking about the new Third Impact Anime Facebook group!
(17:18 – 42:40) The Background of Haruhi Suzumiya
Production notes, studio information, cast, and crew.
(42:40 – 45:41) The Story of Haruhi Suzumiya
(45:41 – 53:24) How we all first got into Haruhi
(53:24 – 01:28:38) The Discourse of Haruhi Suzumiya
What we thought of the characters and the story, the pros and cons of the viewing methods, the home video releases, spinoff media, what holds up and doesn’t hold up, and why we love the endless eight (sometimes).
(01:28:38 – 01:53:02) The Kyon Theory
(01:53:02 – 02:05:04) Closing statements, most iconic moments, “best girl”, and “best OP”.
(02:85:38 – END) Twitter questions and social media plugs.
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