Part 4 of the Fushigi Yugi watchalong with Vrai, Dee, and Caitlin! The ensemble cast shines in another strong stretch, but there’s a storm on the horizon, and we ain’t just talking about Soi’s lightning powers. Chiriko gets real. Miaka straps on her chastity belt. Tamahome has a very bad week.
CONTENT WARNING: Fushigi Yugi contains depictions of sexual assault, homophobia, and transphobia. The podcast will also discuss these topics when they arise.
0:01:36 Tasuki hates girls?
0:07:48 Miaka’s suicide attempt
0:11:28 Hotohori is a creep
0:16:40 Noble sacrifices
0:23:21 The Love Triangle that isn’t
0:30:40 Meeting Fushigi Yugi halfway
0:35:10 Summoning ceremony / Sorry, homie
0:42:32 Chiriko joins the cast
0:49:42 Taiitsukun’s frustrating subplot
0:57:12 Chichiri’s advice corner
1:05:47 Yui’s tightrope
1:10:49 Dead toddlers
Recorded Saturday 10th September 2017
Music: Open Those Bright Eyes by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License