[Podcast] Chatty AF 36: Fushigi Yugi Watchalong – Episodes 47-52

Part 8 of the multi-part watchalong of Fushigi Yugi with Caitlin, Vrai, and Dee! As gods rise, characters fall, and the TV series comes to an explosive conclusion, the team discusses the highs and lows and argues for the show’s place in the anime canon. Tasuki and Chichiri have their Helm’s Deep Moment. Nakago woobies out. Miaka and Tamahome get by with a little help from their friends.

0:00:00 Intros
0:02:16 Tamahome’s identity crisis
0:10:41 Mitsukake
0:18:41 Hotohori
0:24:15 Suboshi
0:26:57 Good beats
0:34:54 Yui’s redemption
0:43:42 Nakago’s backstory
0:49:17 Nakago and Akio (Utena)
0:52:05 Miaka’s wish
0:54:34 The Post credits
1:00:48 Personal experiences
1:10:43 Comparisons to other series
1:15:10 The future
1:17:37 Outro

Recorded Saturday 7th October 2017

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

We pay every writer, editor and administrator who contributes to Anime Feminist... but we're not yet breaking even. To cover costs, we may have to reduce the amount of content we publish. Help us avoid this by becoming a patron for as little as $1 a month!

Support Us On Patreon