The “Baccano” of Pulp Fiction: Omake

The “Baccano” of Pulp Fiction: Omake

This was my original first chapter for “The ‘Baccano’ of Pulp Fiction,” detailing how both Baccano! and Pulp Fiction are descendants of pulp magazines. I’m pleased with how a lot of it turned out, but I ultimately made the decision to cut it for two reasons. The first is that I’m not an expert on either pulp…

Bugshrugs: Anime is not Anime

Bugshrugs: Anime is not Anime

Fairly recently, a debate broke out in the anime community after moderators on Reddit’s r/anime board banned discussion of the music video for Porter Robinson’s “Shelter” on the grounds that, despite being animated by a Japanese studio (A-1 Pictures), it’s “not anime” because of an American creator’s involvement. This upset many people who saw no…

Third Seat by the Window Episode 3: We Talked About Light Novels So We Chose an Obnoxiously Long Episode Title?!

Third Seat by the Window Episode 3: We Talked About Light Novels So We Chose an Obnoxiously Long Episode Title?!

https://media.blubrry.com/daladybugproductions/p/content.blubrry.com/daladybugproductions/3S_Episode_3-We_Talked_About_Light_Novels_So_We_Chose_an_Obnoxiously_Long_Episode_Title.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBuggy and Chris are joined by J-Novel Club’s Sam Pinansky, who shares his experiences with the light novel industry and why he launched the site.

MeganeToast Episode 1: Baccano!

MeganeToast Episode 1: Baccano!

https://media.blubrry.com/daladybugproductions/p/content.blubrry.com/daladybugproductions/MeganeToast1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadChris steps into the host seat* in the first episode of the new show MeganeToast, in which Chris and Buggy choose a randomly-selected anime to talk about in-depth. In this first episode, they discuss Baccano! *This may or may not consist of Buggy gushing about Baccano for 3 hours…