[Podcast] Chatty AF 17: Flip Flappers Retrospective

Taking a one-week break from our Berserk watchalong, Dee, Vrai, Peter, and special guest Natasha do a deep dive into one our favorite anime of last year: Flip Flappers!

SPOILERS: for the entire series of Flip Flappers

Flip Flappers Retrospective

0:00:00 Intro
0:02:15 Experience with Flip Flappers
0:08:03 Wealth of content
0:11:12 Impressions of early episodic portion
0:16:00 Themes of developing queer sexuality
0:22:17 Change in writers
0:23:24 Yonic imagery and rejections of yuri
0:31:29 Papika
0:37:18 Multiple perspectives and character freedom
0:41:36 Portrayal and restrictions of queer romance
0:48:36 Importance of queer representation and the sexual tightrope
0:54:41 Bu-chan and Nyuu Nyuu
0:59:39 Yayaka
1:02:25 Mimi, femininity, and the faces of motherhood
1:12:23 Cocona’s conclusion
1:18:54 Outro

Recorded Saturday 25th June 2017

Music: Open Those Bright Eyes by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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  • The XenoChrist

    Weird to have an episode of Chatty AF without Amelia…

    • Caitlin

      We’ve done episodes without her before and there will be more in the future. Even Amelia needs a break sometimes!