MC Anime Podcast

40 Episodes

By: Maison Collawn

We are a fandom related podcast dedicated to anime, geek culture, and Japanese Asethics or Asian Studies. Family oriented programming and expect open forum discussion and conversational casual. Join as we discuss the topics important at hand and have an unique perspective for those tuning in. Episodes will vary in content and 60 minutes in length most of the time. The schedule for publishing are Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and sometimes Saturdays. Expect 24 hours on third party podcast sites for podcasts to show fully. RSS Feed will have most updated episodes. If you like the content please join us on patreon and...

Interior Design: Making A Space Vibrant
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In this episode of the podcast, we had the pleasure of hosting Hillary Waters, a Creative Director, Interior Designer, and Fabricator, to delve into the fascinating world of interior design and the art of making a space vibrant. Throughout the conversation, we explored various key topics related to creating vibrant spaces. We discussed the importance of natural light and how it can greatly impact the overall ambiance and mood of a room. Hillary shared insights on how to maximize natural light and strategically place windows or mirrors to enhance the brightness and openness of a space. Another aspect we explored...

Meteorology & Weather Explained

In this episode of the MC Anime Podcast, we had the pleasure of welcoming Leslie, a photographer and avid fan of the show, as our special guest. Together, we delved into the fascinating world of meteorology and explained the intricate workings of weather phenomena.

Throughout our conversation, we explored the various factors that affect weather, including wind patterns, atmospheric pressure, temperature, humidity, precipitation, and cloudiness. We discussed how these elements interact and contribute to the formation of different weather conditions.

We also delved into the topic of weather forecasting, examining the tools and instruments used...

Website Making, Marketing, & Brand Building

In this episode of the podcast, we had the pleasure of chatting with Special Guest James Hipkin, a Website Developer, Marketing Strategist, and Author. Throughout the conversation, we covered three main topics: website making, marketing, and brand building.When discussing website development, James emphasized the importance of providing an excellent user experience, optimizing the website for search engines, and creating quality content that aligns with the target audience's needs.Moving on to marketing, we explored different strategies for promoting a website and building a recognizable brand, including social media marketing, email marketing, and search engine advertising. James shared insights from...

Ben Ten Classic: Worst Alien Transformations

In this episode of the podcast, we were joined by Tyler from Geek Talk With Tyler podcast to discuss the worst alien transformations in the classic version of the popular animated series "Ben 10". We reviewed various transformations that Ben had access to, including Ghost Freak, Heatblast, Way Big, and Rip Jaws.

We explored how power scaling affected the effectiveness of each transformation. For example, Ghost Freak was a formidable transformation, but its weaknesses made it one of the worst transformations overall. Heatblast was a fan favorite due to its powerful fire abilities, but it was not always...

The Importance of Archiving

Archiving is the process preserving documents, paintings, writings, and other historical artifacts. Often, these scanning projects include the preservation of such degree and make them digital. The digitalization allows legal documents, audit information, backup copies, data processing and more to be accessed when needed. It helps how projects have data to do inquiries and allows the user searching in keywords. Archiving might allow the easy access to data but without it we will have difficulties proving mandates and other reasons to search them. Remember, archiving preserves the old well into the future for various uses for the data it...

Transforming Dreams Into Passions

This episode will be how to take dreams and turn them as passions. I have Eric Abraham who will share how his dream became his passion. Eric grew up on a lake and this influenced two things boats and the outdoors. He traveled back to his homely aboud in Canada to the lake home property. This would result in relocating to this property and live his passion for the outdoors. He lived his dream living off the grind and eventually got his wife not only support it but develop remote podcast business. Eric works as a podcast editor for...

20th Anniversary NARUTOP99 Reaction

Naruto is celebrating 20 years of the franchise and Jump Festa 2022 announced NARUTOP99. This promotion was a global poll on most beloved character to get a spin off manga and top ten get concept art design. I talk to Chemi once again about different takes on characters getting their own short manga. We mentioned characters like Tsuande Senju, Iruka Sensei, Kushina Uzumaki, Shisui Uchiha, and more. One more thing, the moments of Naruto that really brings everyone are The Land of Waves Mission, Konoha Crush Arc, Shukaku vs Gamabunta, and others. I hope Naruto can see itself in more directions...

Remembering 2022 & It's Highlights

2022 has been an interesting year and as such had an impact in MC Anime Podcast as well. The year had drama, deaths, documentaries, apps, sports, and more in 2022. We use Google Trends in 2022 as perspective on these talking points and coverage in this episode. The popular topics of 2022 are Wordle, Will Smith VS Chris Rock, Queen Elizabeth & Betty White Passings, The World Cup, and Inventing Anna/ Tinder Swindler documentaries. Google global users searching online might be the source but that is only a fraction of 2022 moments. Finally, MC Anime Podcast had website generation, production staff, logo rebranding, podcast networking...

Pokémon: Ash & Pikachu's Legacy

Pokémon spanned 25 years with Ash as the main protagonist and Pikachu as the first partner. They go to 8 regions and explore the passion to be Pokémon Master which Ash follows to a tee. Galar Champion Cup is where Ash strikes gold in first offical league victory. There were other times where Ash either won (Orange Islands) and others close to winning in top 4. Ash achieved his main goal to be Pokémon Master. Join as I have ST from Next in Time podcast giving their input in the legacy of Ash & Pikachu's journey to this great accomplishment and...

Open Source Software & The Public Sector

Open source software is a code available to the public and anyone could use or modify. In the public sector, anyone has the ability to adapt the code and software into projects if the license matches the use for it. The implementations of OSS allows safer products potentially, faster assembly or better convenience for private use. Join as I speak with Mac about OSS and ways public can benefit in a program available for anyone. Mac is a programmer, discord designer, and gamer who likes yugioh. If you like his correspondence please contact Mac here on Discord Arie#4714.

Food As Self Expression

Food serves as substance to digest but has a double function in giving joy. Food has been a practice to please the tasters and people who eat it. I have Nat joining me and we discussing cooking, taste, presentation, and gratitude of food. Nat is a political consultant, data processor, and supporter of many friends. He joins us to share his insights of Food As Self Expression and his hidden passion behind food and cooking. You can find him at for more updates in Nat's daily life.

The Santa Clause Franchise Breakdown

The Santa Clause movies are a trilogy following Scott Calvin becoming Santa Claus. Then, the TV show The Santa Clauses on Disney Plus follow Scott with his family as well. However, Scott Calvin soon realizes that being S.C. is more than the meets the eye. The contract to be Santa Claus includes all these fine print details which are known as clauses. These clauses include The Santa Clause, The Ms. Clause, The Escape Clause, and The Successes Clause. Join as I give the breakdown of the movies, the clauses, and the tv show about The Santa Clause project.<...

Intuitiveness & Self Alignment

MC Anime Podcast Intuitiveness & Self Alignment S3 EP122 They say trust your intuition and see where it goes. Also, finding the right balance can be success or obstacles in life. I speak with Jennifer Takagi in a session of body and emotional chart reading. Join as I have her go over my finger and the server knife injury I had. Jennifer found that my finger lymph nodes, circulatory system, and then the stomach. We discuss how she operates Takagi Consulting and her training as a practioner of self healing techniques. There is a disclaimer at the end how truly...

Intuitiveness & Self-Alignment

MC Anime Podcast Intuitiveness & Self Alignment S3 EP122 They say trust your intuition and see where it goes. Also, finding the right balance can be success or obstacles in life. I speak with Jennifer Takagi in a session of body and emotional chart reading. Join as I have her go over my finger and the server knife injury I had. Jennifer found that my finger lymph nodes, circulatory system, and then the stomach. We discuss how she operates Takagi Consulting and her training as a practioner of self healing techniques. There is a disclaimer at the end how truly...

Idea Consulting & Creativity Mindset

Ideas comes from places we least expect and can be pretty powerful. These ideas often involve creative engineering to transform them into reality. I talk to Braden Ricketts who is a podcast consultant for Amplify You Networks. We discuss how idea consultanting plays a vital role in production and how someone with a creative mindset can truly think of something amazing. As Braden likes to say, "Your Uniqueness is your Genius," and as of a result let your individuality shine through everything around you. You will be surprised how much you can thrive in your mind and let ideas...

Japan's Mythology Yokai Explained

Japan is known for interesting cultural traditions and one such concept is yokai. Yokai are mysterious creatures of supernatural origins and spirits. It comes from Japanese folklore and refers to spirits, demon, and other strange phenomenon otherwise unexplained. Common types of yokai are characteristics of the true form, the mutation category, external attributes, and others. The yokai that I will be discussing are kitsune, oni, tengu, tsukumogami, and yuki onna. I truly hope that this episode helps put yokai from Japan in a better light for some.

Show Analysis & Character Roles in Jobs

We take shows and assign characters generic roles in real life. Let's say we assign a role of programming then we as hosts will think of characters to fit that role to the best of our knowledge. So, in the sense of anime we give real life roles and think outside of the box to these characters. For example, the retail category we discuss Elizabeth (Seven Deadly Sins) and AE3803 Red Blood Cell (Cells at Work). We discuss how these characters will be great at retail and specifically mention good qualities relating to retail that the characters show. Join...

Telenovela "Lo Que La Vida Me Robo"

We talked about Susy's favorite soap opera. Susy is a domestic worker and a nurse in a hospital. I love her connection to the soap opera about being a mother. The program is about a woman who had to choose her situation with whom to marry and the benefits of each one. Come and listen, while I talk with Susy about why she loves the show and her related experiences throughout What Life Took From Me show. Thanks to Saylor Cooper for work as a translator on this podcast episode. Here is her facebook social media if you want...

MC Anime's Testimonials & Flashback

I take a trip down memory lane to reflect on the journey along the way. This episode is self evident of the fact looking back at the moments in MC Anime Podcast that are Impactful or rememberable. The discussion will be 12 episodes or so where moments I think were great. Some of these episodes include Misconceptions in Anime, DragonBall VA Stephanie Nadolny, Entertainment Scavenger Hunt, and more. These are some of the moments where I truly feel a strong sense of looking back at testimonials people who were part of the journey. I explain the episodes in brief summary...

The Titanic Movie Review

The Titantic is a movie to remember and one that will live on. The story concerning Kate and Jack is something to admire how they meet and find meaning in each other. As well as love, we have more interesting subjects in Titantic. Talking points in this episode: depicting class struggles in wealth, portraying gender stereotypes, showing historical perspective, responding to panic and so much more in the film. Join as we discuss The Titantic and various plot developments within our conversation. Now, maybe we can find the Heart of the Ocean and truly unravel its secrets in the...

Finding The Perfect Mindset

Mindset impacts everyone and affects our lives in different ways. How someone finds their perfect mindset is up to them and subjective? There is no one size fits all model and that is where having a mindset that you find is so helpful. There are variations to how mindset is achieved and I will be exploring that viewpoint from my special guest speaker Denise Belisle. Denise is a serenity expert and positive intelligence specialist. If you think you could benefit greatly from Denise's services then here is her site

Defenders of the Scroll Preview

Defenders of the Scroll is written by Shiraz Baboo ( and is one of two books published by him. It is a fantasy book about a heroine caster, Dara, who happens to have summon magic. As the name suggests, Dara defends the scroll in which her father bestowed a lot of magic via enchantment. When she uses the Scroll, it is a double edge sword. The Scroll acts as a beacon for enemies to approach the main character. Though, it acts as a beacon the people who want the scroll they have to be careful for...

Alternative Investments & Finance Sector

Alternative Investments is where you can potentially invest money into larger margins. The entire goal is advance money originally invested and yield a positive return. Now, the finance sector is often tricky and difficult to navigate the captail necessary for the future. The most common investments are retirement, property, crytocurrency and other areas. Mainly, people worry about retirement and for good reason as such. Join as I speak with a financial consultant, Lyle Benjamin, who is an author, an entrepreneur, and a nonprofit director. We discuss alternative investments (certificate of deposit, 401K, bonds, etc.) and the future for retirement...

Matrix: How Does It Show Spirituality?

The Matrix is a movie where the fight of the simulated and unsimulated takes full swing. The fight to go against the Machines reveals the struggle of mankind not having freewill in mass mind programming. The spirituality of The Matrix is very evident in the fact that people choosing blue and red pills plus them The Resistance placing hopes in all humanity. Also, the message Neo "The One" holding the power to set people free and let them choose for themselves. There are many meanings in spiritual messages in the Matrix. Join as I speak with Kathyrn Johnson (key...

Halloween Origins & Lore

Halloween is the spirit realm meeting the moral side on Hallow's Eve right before everything gets spooky. The day dates back to Celtic traditions of Samhain. Ancient Samhain was celebrated as spirits pass from the other world into the living with humans. This day was important for between Autumn Equinox and the Winter Solstice to celebrate the fall harvest through fire festivals and other neat customs. Sometimes, they required sacrifices and had differing variations as well. Join as I speak with Leslie once again about his fascination of Samhain, Day of the Dead, Hallow's Eve and other spooky subjects...

Transpersonal Psychology & It's Benefits

Transpersonal Psychology is the matter in which we maintain our "egoic" counterpart and spiritual self as well. It provides principles to deal with our ego and how to truly manifest ourselves in something more. We find the pause and await the results. Sometimes, we have to be slient and see how living in the moment is good for everyone. Join as I speak with Alan Carroll who works in Transpersonal Pyschology and as a life coach to help people find balance. Please book a consultation with him for it might open opportunities otherwise nonreachable if you dont. If you...

Super Smash Bros. VS Tekken

Fighting games creates an environment where characters are put in combos to fight and do characters mesh ups against one another. Super Smash Melee created a nostalgic playing style and further interaction in the fighting aspect. It also encourages a casual theme and easy skill level to play. Tekken breaks down a skilled character combo playability and adaptability in fighting. These two games provide parallels of the fighting genre but also differences in overall seriousness in both games. Join as I speak with Anton Djinn about his explanations and experiences with both Super Smash Bros and Tekken respectively. If...

Hospitality Industry & How It is Vital

The Hospitality Industry is where travel meets destinations and back as well. The industry follows four main segments food/beverage, travel/tourism, lodging and recreation. I talk with my dear friend Nat about his experiences in US domestic travel and international travel. He discusses what he did and how it is vital in the four segments to get correct while traveling. Also, discusses travel to France, Ecuador, and other places on his journeys. If you like his comentary please visit him at and communicate with them.

Seven Deadly Sins SpongeBob Rendition

The seven deadly sins are attributes of humanity that represents the capital vices. These behaviors are greed, gluttony, pride, wrath, envy, lust, and sloth. SpongeBob funny enough has these 7 vices embodied by SpongeBob, Squidward, Patrick, Mr. Krabs, Plankton, Gary, and Sandy. SpongeBob is an American animation where memes circulate from and as such serves as the inspiration for this episode. Join as Mac and myself discuss episodes that are evident of sins by cast and overall SpongeBob moments. If you like Mac's commentary then please message them on discord Arie#4714.

Sports Fandom & How It Entertains

Sports provides a culture in which it gives fans experience in thrill and passion for the game. It is a Fandom where any type of fan can express who they are and where they drive the interest to entertain. Join as we discuss sports and entertainment behind them. Talking points in this episode includes achievement in team, game festivities, arena atmosphere, invested time, and love for sports.

Asian Studies: Alternative Treatments & Traditional Medicine

Alternative Treatments & Traditional Medicine are aspects of Eastern culture where 2000 years of customs passed down. These techniques are based on pseudo science and based on some benefit for ailments in relief. The practices mentioned at hand are not full replacements for western medicine. Some practices we discuss are acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Tai Chi, Herbal Medicine, and others. Tune in an interesting topic of unconventional ways to find cures or remedies by other means.

Anime As a Case Study

Anime and Japan can be a blend of intrigue and mystery. It creates the idea of anime influences outside of Japan. We use anime as a case study to find examples of how anime integrates itself in the world's sphere and where it presents as a muse for inspiration. We examine animation studios, music, cultural references, social media and other industries impacted by anime. It is an enlightening conversation as we share personal experiences and connections about this topic.

Classic Cartoons & The Decades

Classic Cartoons bring such nostalgia and fond memories of when we might have watched it and remember. I talk with a dear friend of my friend of mine, Reggie, and we discuss cartoons from the 1960s to 2010s. We will provide two examples per decade and how we feel about them. Some of the cartoons mentined are Flintstones, Pink Panther, Thundercats, Batman: The Animated Series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars & others. Join as we explain the shows at hand, the decades they come from, and more about cartoons mentioned. If you liked Reggie as correspondence please follow them on...

The First National Cinema Day

National holidays are invented by people and organizations celebrating a central theme or concept for that day. National Cinema Day was one of those days and was September 3, 2022. It created a day with movie theaters like Regal, AMC, Cinemax and others for 3 dollar movies. The significance for the cinema day has COVID, boost of the summer, and fall timelines for the movie. All of these play a factor in the First National Cinema Day and other discussions on this episode. Plus, stay tuned for movies and how movie theaters basics work. Check out Lesie at<...

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero Review

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero follows the exploits of Gohan, Piccolo, and friends. Piccolo fights Gamma androids and as a result follows them back to headquarters. It is revealed that Red Ribbon Army is back and Cell Max project as well. Dr. Hedo and Magenta devise yet another version Cell and try to perfect another android. Gamma 2 and Gamma 2 join the fight to defeat Cell Max along side Gohan and the others. We give our reaction DR Super: Super Hero movie and what we think about it.

Stocks Investing: Anime & Manga

Stocks are stakes in a company where you have shares and have a small ownership of the business entity. They pay out dividends to shareholders which is determined by the capital gains or drops in the stock itself. The anime market surely have a rising action and has an influence where lots of potential occurs. Such companies to look out for Toei Animation, CrunchyRoll, FUNimation, and others. We go in further deliberation about the basics of stocks, the anime market of stocks, companies and trends to look out for in general.

Entertainment Scavenger Hunt

MC Anime welcomes you to an orginial game where it tests people's tastes in media. Entertainment Scavenger Hunt is a game of random concepts grouped together and the first person to correctly match them wins the round. Each player is given 3 concepts and it is their job to think of an entertainment property to match them the best they can. Players vote for the winner ideally who was first and if others accept the answer. For example, ballons, gum, and sneakers a correct response will be the movies: It or Sandlot. Join as Leia, Tex, and Rey competes to...

Literary Review of Books

Books are the medium to give arise to information sharing via text and recording purposes. The literary review process of books include a better understanding of a book in an analytical aspect. Its purpose is to give an opinion whether it is recommending the book or rejecting the book. You engage in the text and keep it short in your review. Join as Chemi and myself discuss the elements of book reviews, how they are used and provide the reader book information without spoilers.

Japan's Smart Technology Industry

Japan has many developments and industry building concepts. This is no exception with smart technology. Smart Technology is machinery or electronics to perform specific tasks in the functionality. The "smart" element gives the feature of it being specialized in the task at hand. Japan builds entire concepts on smart technology like flash memory, agricultural advances in rice, smart cities, apps and so much more. Join as we discuss what the smart industry in Japan truly holds and what could the future look like.

Gambling Games & Player Mindset

Gambling is the process in which money of a monetary value is put on an event of chance. The chance is determined by odds or other factors to win the game or even get your wager winnings. We are exploring the Mindset through two roles dealer/operator and the player. The gambling games that we are exploring are poker, horse racing, blackjack, lottery, roulette, and others. Join as I have Chemi ask questions from the player perspective while myself will answer and explain the games from person conducting the game. Gambling creates very interesting discussions and provides a case...