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R5 Central is up for a PARSEC Podcasting Award!!!

R5 Central is up for a PARSEC Podcasting Award!!!

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It's always awesome when one of our very own succeeds. Mike Dent has been nominated for Best Anime Podcast by Parsec Awards 2007. Not only that, he's made it to be one of the Finalists. Seeing as the production and entertainment value of his 'cast is unmatched among any podcast I've ever listened to, this comes as no surprise. Best of luck to Mike and R5 Central! Podcasting at its finest...... quite likely. ;)
Next Week On…Kamen Rider Den-O

Next Week On…Kamen Rider Den-O

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LUCKY HORROR SHOW Airs August 19th 2007. A Haunted House Challenge has been organized in town. Various shops have provided products for the prizes and the Milk Dipper offers...a coupon to have tea with Airi! Ozaki and Miura don't think twice to participate. Ryotaro and the Taros participate too wanting to do things as one, as a team. Then Ryotaro decides that the Imagin that wins will have a coupon for One Day with Ryotaro's Body. Hana participates too. The competition takes place. But among the contestants an Imagin appears! Turns out that one of the contestants had closed a contract with the Imagin. What its intentions could be?
Next Week On…Juuken Sentai Gekiranger

Next Week On…Juuken Sentai Gekiranger

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LESSON 25: HINE-HINE! MY OWN SHIGEKI Airs August 19th 2007. Thanks to the Rinki of anger, the Dorinki, Hihi is powered up and causes a lot of damage to the Gekirangers, making them unable to use Kageki for a while. However, Gou refuses to join the Gekirangers. He says that after obtaining a dangerous Geki form, near to Rinki, called Shigeki (Purple Geki), he's not worthy of being a Gekiranger. Meanwhile, in the Rinjuuden, Mele, with a strategy traced by Long, decides to defeat Gou.
Otakon Graffiti Concludes!

Otakon Graffiti Concludes!

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This Week: At the core of Otakon, there's sound. In this episode of R5 Central, we take a look at the musical side of Otakon. Complete with a feature with the up and coming band, Geist, the AAA Press Conference, and Mike trying to learn how to rock turntables...Saving the best for last, aren't we? AND! This Week: Friday Night at Otakon, there was gathering made of such sheer awesomeness that it made people's eyes explode and caused people to be caught in a Kazuo Koike-ish dream like trance. Yes I'm referring to the Podcaster's Roundtable featuring Erin and Noah from Ninja Consultants, Gerald from Anime World Order, Rym and Scott from GeekNights, Dave and Joel from Fast Karate for the Gentleman, Tyler from Rangercast-*takes breath* and yours truly. Phew! And just in time for ...
White Knight Story: Next-Gen HENSHIN!

White Knight Story: Next-Gen HENSHIN!

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Behold the only game in the PS3 line-up that has my eyebrow raising. White Knight Story has gotten quite a bit of attention from the forums as the heroes and villians of this new franchise have a thing for saying our word just before "Rangering Up" into their battle armour. Click on up and check out this killer trailer that is looking like a good reason to snatch up a PS3 sometime down the road. "HENSHIN!"
Otakon Graffiti Begins…

Otakon Graffiti Begins…

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Thanks to fate, the promptings of Tyler from Rangercast and the chance to meet Ryuhei Kitamura, Mike travels to Baltimore to attend Otakon 2007. In this installment, an Industry News Recap, an interview with famed seiyuu Tomokazu Seki and a glimpse into the madness that was the Otakon Gundam Panel. AND! Due to confusion and chaos, Mike failed to get an interview with Ryuhei Kitamura (Although he did end up in an elevator with him). However, as a consolation, Mike did manage to get the Saturday Q and A session with the man himself. Here we hear about "Midnight Meat Train", the future of "Versus" and how he feels about "Versus 2"-I mean "Death Trance". Otakon Graffiti 2.0 is on its way, stay tuned.