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TokuNet Podcast #44 – Tokusatsu Gagaga

TokuNet Podcast #44 – Tokusatsu Gagaga

May 27, 2019

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The podcast crew talks about why they love Tokusatsu Gagaga!

 


It isn't every day that we see a drama series shine a light on tokusatsu as a genre, its impact on the audience, and fan culture as a whole. So, of course we're going to discuss the recently aired Japanese drama, Tokusatsu Gagaga, that deals with these topics and so much more. If you've seen the show, let us know what you thought about it in the comments below!

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Podcast Editor: HenshinKitty

Podcast Feature Art by Gladys Leung

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TokuNet Podcast #43 – Ultraman R/B

TokuNet Podcast #43 – Ultraman R/B

April 12, 2019

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The podcast crew talk about the latest Ultra series, Ultraman R/B.


Last year saw a unique take on the Ultraman formula with Ultraman R/B. Starring two brothers who become Ultraman Rosso and Ultraman Blu, R/B is ultimately a story about family, finding your purpose, and throwing giant monsters through buildings. Join us as we discuss what makes Ultraman R/B special, from the highs and lows of the show to its overall message. And let us know what you thought of the show in the comments below!

CAST:

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

TokuNet Podcast #42 – Intro to GARO

TokuNet Podcast #42 – Intro to GARO

February 26, 2019

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In this episode of the podcast, we give a general overview of the GARO franchise.

 


The GARO franchise is known for its interesting characters, awesome action scenes, and expansive lore. It is also known for its unique tale of production revival and rise to popularity. In this month's episode of the TokuNet franchise, we talk about the franchise as a whole, what we love about it, and where people who are new to GARO can start. Let us know what's your favorite season of GARO in the comments below!

CAST:

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

TokuNet Podcast #41 – Women of Tokusatsu

TokuNet Podcast #41 – Women of Tokusatsu

January 17, 2019

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On this episode of the podcast, the team talks about the representation of women in the world of tokusatsu.

 


The ladies of Team TokuNet discuss various topics centered around how women are represented in tokusatsu. The team talk about their favorite female characters in the genre, some of their least favorite tropes involving female characters, how the Western fandom community can be improved, and female characters that are role models to young girls watching tokusatsu, among many others.

CAST:

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 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

TokuNet Podcast #40 – Meet the Team!

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.

CAST:

Podcast Editor: HenshinKitty

Podcast Feature Art by Nicole Amber

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

TokuNet Podcast #39 – Lupinranger vs Patranger: First Impressions

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.

CAST:

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

TokuNet Podcast #38 – Uchu Sentai Kyuranger

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!

CAST:

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

TokuNet Podcast #37 – Kamen Rider Ex-Aid

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)!

CAST:

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

TokuNet Podcast #36 – Ultraman Geed

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.

CAST:

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

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

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