TokuNet Podcast #40 – Meet the Team!

December 5, 2018

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On this episode of the podcast, we get to know some of the newer members of Team TokuNet!


Starting out with just seven members almost five years ago, TokuNet has grown quite a bit with talented writers, artists, and editors joining the team. So, we thought it was time to get to know some of our more recent members of the team. We talk about how they got into the genre, some of their favorite shows, characters, and moments in tokusatsu, as well as what led them to TokuNet.

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Podcast Editor: HenshinKitty

Podcast Feature Art by Nicole Amber

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Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #39 – Lupinranger vs Patranger: First Impressions

October 8, 2018

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The podcast crew tries to figure out which team is cooler as they give their first impressions of Kaitou Sentai Lupinranger vs Keisatsu Sentai Patranger.

 


Lupinranger vs Patranger continues the recent trend of changing the Super Sentai formula started by Kyuranger by introducing two opposing teams from the start. Team TokuNet gets together to discuss how this new approach has made this show stand out as of the first 10 episodes as well as their thoughts on where the show could go in the future. This episode of the podcast also introduces two new members to the show, Staff Writer Brody Salzman and Graphic Designer Gladys Leung.

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Podcast Editor: HenshinKitty

Podcast Feature Art by Gladys Leung

Be sure to subscribe to TokuNet Podcast on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to rate and review our content! Additionally, if you’d like to get a early access to the TokuNet Podcast, become a Rider tier patron or higher by supporting us on our official Patreon.

Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #38 – Uchu Sentai Kyuranger

July 14, 2018

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The podcast crew gather the Kyutamas in order to review 2017's Sentai series, Uchu Sentai Kyuranger.

 


Recorded: May 18th, 2018

Team TokuNet finally sits down to share their thoughts on last year's space adventure known as Kyuranger. With so many characters and story arcs, the cast takes their time to delve into the story of the show and share their favorite moments of the series. Let us know what you thought of the show in the comments below!

Tune in next episode as we give our first impressions of the currently running Kaito Sentai Lupinranger vs Keisatsu Sentai Patranger!

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Podcast Feature Art by Gladys Leung

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Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #37 – Kamen Rider Ex-Aid

April 14, 2018

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The TokuNet podcast crew reaches the final stage as we review Kamen Rider Ex-Aid.

Recorded late last year, the podcast crew gets together to talk about the quite eccentric season known as Kamen Rider Ex-Aid. We discuss the highs and lows of the show, what worked and didn't quite work for us, and our favorite characters and moments.

Tune in next episode where we review 2017's Uchu Sentai Kyuranger (Space Sentai Kyuranger)!

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Podcast Feature Art by Gladys Leung

Be sure to subscribe to TokuNet Podcast on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to rate and review our content! Additionally, if you’d like to get a early access to the TokuNet Podcast, become a Rider tier patron or higher by supporting us on our official Patreon.

Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #36 – Ultraman Geed

February 4, 2018

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The TokuNet Podcast crew is back with a review of 2017's Ultra series, Ultraman Geed.

 


Recorded: January 27th, 2018

After a bit of a hiatus, the TokuNet Podcast is back! This month, we'll be discussing the most recent entry into the Ultraman franchise, Ultraman Geed. In this episode, we talk about what we liked and disliked about the show as well as our favorite characters and moments. We also touch on how this show stacks up against recent Ultra series.

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Podcast Feature Art by Gladys Leung

Be sure to subscribe to TokuNet Podcast on iTunes and Stitcher. Feel free to rate and review our content! Additionally, if you'd like to get a early access to the TokuNet Podcast, become a Rider tier patron or higher by supporting us on our official Patreon.

Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #35 – Power Rangers (2017) Movie Review

May 9, 2017

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The much awaited 2017's Power Rangers is out in theaters and Team TokuNet gathers to discuss the movie.

Recorded: April 5th, 2017 

Almost three years after it was first announced that a new reboot movie of the Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers was in development, fans finally got a chance to see their favorite heroes re-imagined for audiences old and new. After a few viewings, the podcast crew got together to discuss both their favorite moments and criticisms of Power Rangers (2017). Editor-in-chief Paula Gaetos also talks about attending the screening of Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers: The Movie at LA's TLC Chinese Theater a couple of days prior and Senior Staff Writer Brian Dagley relives his experience of attending the World Premiere of the 2017 Power Rangers movie.

If you would like to listen to episodes of the TokuNet Podcast early, you can head over to our Patreon page where if you become a backer at the Rider level or higher, you will have early access to future episodes of the podcast.

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Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #34 – Kamen Rider Ex-Aid: First Impressions

March 17, 2017

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The podcast crew is excited to talk about Kamen Rider Ex-Aid.

 

Recorded: February 22nd, 2017

On this episode of the TokuNet Podcast, we talk about the currently running Kamen Rider series, Ex-Aid. As of recording, we have watched the first 19 episodes and we give our initial thoughts on the show as well as what we think of the show thus far. And as usual, we do a little bit of speculating as to where we think the story will go from here.

If you would like to listen to episodes of the TokuNet Podcast early, you can head over to our Patreon page where if you become a backer at the Rider level or higher, you will have early access to future episodes of the podcast.

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TokuNet Podcast #33 – Ultraman Orb

February 6, 2017

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The TokuNet Podcast is back and starting off the year with a review of 2016's Ultraman Orb.

Recorded: January 21st, 2017

Welcome back to the TokuNet Podcast and a Happy New Year to all! First off, we'd like to let you know of a few changes to the podcast formatting and scheduling. Starting in March, the podcast will be released once a month. We have plans to add special episodes here and there, which we'll announce once they are ready. The podcast will also have segments to facilitate more discussions. For now, the podcast will start with a discussion on current tokusatsu news followed up by the main topic of the podcast.

On a site level, the Tokusatsu Network now has a Patreon page which you can use to help support the site in any way you can. Even $1 contribution goes a long way in helping us continue to provide the quality tokusatsu news coverage you've come to expect. And if you become a backer at the Rider level or higher, you will have early access to future episodes of the TokuNet Podcast.

For today's podcast, we start off the episode talking about the latest Power Rangers movie trailer as well as the latest news (as of recording) on the upcoming Sentai series, Uchu Sentai Kyuranger. We then jump into our review of Ultraman Orb as well as discuss what we'd like to see in the Ultraman Orb Origin Saga spin-off series.

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Intro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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TokuNet Podcast #32 – Kamen Rider Ghost: Review

December 29, 2016

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Team TokuNet is back with a review of 2015-2016's Kamen Rider Ghost.

Kamen Rider Ghost started off the season in a very unique way by having the main hero, Tenkuji Takeru, die in the very first episode. But does this set up an equally unique season of Kamen Rider or did Takeru die (multiple times) in vain? The podcast crew discusses his journey towards revival and whether or not the season actually benefited from his sacrifice. We also talk about why Cubi was the best Gamma of them all.

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TokuNet Podcast #31 – Shin Godzilla

October 3, 2016

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Team TokuNet gets together to provide an audio and written review of the much anticipated film, Shin Godzilla.

Recorded: September 26th, 2016

With a week away from the U.S. release of Toho's Shin Godzilla/Godzilla: Resurgence, the podcast crew sits down to discuss the King of Monsters' return to Japanese screens. The team talks about their initial reactions to the news of the film's production, the film's interpretation of the iconic monster, and its underlying message among other topics.

Special thanks to FUNimation for providing The Tokusatsu Network with a screener copy of the film. Shin Godzilla will be released in select theaters on October 11-18, 2016.

Part One of our round-table written review can be found on our site.

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Intro & Outro Music: Son of a Rocket by Kevin Macleod at incompetech

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