Topics of discussion

Opening discussions:

– Answer #OCAPodcast questions
– Vic Mignogna Court Case
   ∟Ty Beard Petitioned the Supreme Court of Texas
      Ron Toye and Monica Rial waive response
      Jamie Marchi waives response
      Funimation waives response
   Remember Humonals?
      Well, the website is no longer accessible
   ∟Krypton Comics was happy to welcome Vic
      Then they weren’t so happy
         Why they cancelled on Vic
      The show must go on!
         Risembool Rangers promote the new signing location
      Upon arriving they were barred from entering
         But what caused the second cancellation?
         Vic Mignogna’s Unauthorized Nebraska Parking Lot Autograph Session
            Here is all the neb losers that showed up.
               If you’re interested in boycotting
      In the end, fans got to spend even more time with Vic
         Vic outclasses everyone else

Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War dub cast
   Jamieson Price White Saviors hispanic voice actors

‘Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury’ Producer Says Teenagers Feeling Alienated By Franchise’s Themes: “They Think It Wasn’t Made For Them”
   Japan mulls buying US Tomahawk missiles to beef up defense capabilities
      Japan mulls extending high-speed missile range to defend Senkakus
   Russian ambassador blames Japan for strained relations between other countries
      Germany’s Quietly Growing Relations With Japan
         Japan to sign military pact with UK as allies eye China threat
            Amid tense ties, China says it won’t take part in Japan naval fleet review

Biden admin requires trans women to register for draft if they were born male
   We must assassinate AOC for America

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   ∟Singapore retailer a contender for “Worst Ad Campaign Ever” title after Black Friday rape gaffe

The World’s Greatest Ad – OCA Podcast Clip
Greenline’s new YouTube Short

Beloved Batman Voice Actor Kevin Conroy Passes Away At 66
‘Power Rangers’ Jason David Frank Dead by Suicide at 49



KADOKAWA Announces Acquisition of Anime News Network’s Media Business
   ∟KADOKAWA will be the thing to finally ruin Anime News Network

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Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Convention news:

Live-Action Anime news:

Henry Cavill Officially Exits ‘The Witcher’, Previously Stated He Would Continue Playing Geralt As Long As Netflix “Honored Andrzej Sapkowski’s Original Books”
   ∟Henry Cavill is ‘Absolutely’ Committed to The Witcher’s 7-Season Plan On One Condition
   ∟‘X-Men ’97’ Head Writer Beau DeMayo Recalls Some Writers On Netflix’s ‘The Witcher’ “Actively Mocked The Sourced Materials”, Says This Mindset “Is A Recipe For Disaster And Bad Morale”
   ∟NETFLIX: You MUST keep Henry Cavill as The Witcher and replace the writers instead
Hollywood Live-Action Adaptation Of Your Name Anime Film Lands New Director
Race Queen Miyabi Kondo: “Lose Us & It Will Be the End of Japanese Motorsports”

Streaming news:

Netflix’s Sonic Prime Show Censors Some Familiar Characters
The Simpsons Treehouse of Horror Parodying Death Note
French Streamer Develops Augmented Reality Yu-Gi-Oh! Playmat
Chainsaw Man Creator Tatsuki Fujimoto Officially Joins Twitter After His Little Sister’s Account Gets Banned

Theater Release news:

Crunchyroll to Release The Quintessential Quintuplets Movie in Theaters
Amrita no Kyouen Anime Film Hits Japanese Theaters in May of 2023

Series news:

Anime:
Cartoon Network Japan Debuts Cute New Tom and Jerry Anime
Kizuna AI TV Anime Project Reveals Title, Release Date
Araki Joh, Kenji Nagatomo’s Bartender Manga Serves Up Brand-New Anime Project
Hokkaido Gals Are Super Adorable! Romantic Comedy Manga Gets 2023 Anime Adaptation
The Weakest Tamer Began a Journey to Pick Up Trash TV Anime Announced
An Archdemon’s Dilemma: How to Love Your Elf Bride Light Novels Get Anime Adaptation
My Daughter Left the Nest and Returned an S-Rank Adventurer TV Anime Announced
Isekai Fantasy Novel Campfire Cooking in Another World with My Absurd Skill Gets TV Anime in January 2023
The Most Heretical Last Boss Queen: From Villainess to Savior TV Anime Announced for July 2023
Hiromu Arakawa’s Comedy Autobiographical Manga Hyakusho Kizoku Gets Anime
Giant Beasts of Ars TV Anime Will Be HIDIVE’s First Co-Production
Original TV Anime THE MARGINAL SERVICE Muscles Its Way into 2023
Pokémon Reveals if Ash Ketchum Becomes the World Champion After 25 Years
   ∟Ash was promptly cancelled for blackface
   ∟Ash was in a coma the whole time
Dragon Ball Reveals Its First Female Super Saiyan 4
   ∟Dragon Ball’s Official Timeline Teases That GT Is Actually Canon
Furano City Refuses to Hand Over Funds Due to the “Inappropriate” Jashin-chan Dropkick
American Commentator Denounces Anime as “Satanic”
   ∟Anime Is Satanic And That’s My Emotional Fact
Manga:
Blood Blockade Battlefront Manga Continues With 3rd Part in Jump SQ.RISE
Games:
Sonic Creator Yuji Naka Arrested for Insider Trading
Rent-a-Girlfriend Heroines Mobile Game Shuts Down in January 2023
‘Overwatch 2’ Launches To Disaster As Players Outraged Over Orwellian Sign-Up Requirements, Shutting Down Of Original Title
   ∟Blizzard Entertainment Will Record Voice Chats In ‘Overwatch 2’ And Require Players Provide Phone Number To Prevent “Disruptive Behavior”
   ∟Blizzard Fixes Overwatch 2 “Auto-Purchase Bug”, Won’t Issue Refunds
   ∟Overwatch 2 Requires Players’ Phone Numbers, Records Voice Chat
      ∟Major Japanese news site won’t let anyone post comments without providing a phone number
      ∟Japanese government seeking power to turn down private home air conditioners remotely, report says
Japan Communist Party Slams Dragon Quest for “Gender Stereotypes” & “Excessive Sexiness”
Square Enix Says Japanese Market Isn’t Enough for Revenue After Selling Western Studios/IPs
Square Enix Producer Explains Harvestella’s Non-Binary Option “Completely Normal”
Square Enix’s Star Ocean: The Divine Force English Translation Predictably Altered
Goddess of Victory: NIKKE Censorship “Not Planned” but There Will Be “Slight Changes”
   ∟Goddess of Victory: NIKKE Guns Its Way to 10 Million Downloads
Tactics Ogre: Reborn Word Filter Bans Default Party Name
Pokemon Scarlet & Violet’s “Styles” Pointless as Players Given Pronouns in Dialogue
   ∟Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Quite Buggy & NPC Designs Truly Nightmarish
   ∟Pokemon Scarlet & Violet a Complete Disgrace, Littered With Catastrophic Bugs
Dungeon Fighter Online China Censorship Indescribably Ridiculous

Release news:

Afro Samurai: Volume 1 (PX Foil Edition)
Henkei Shoujou is on a burned blu-ray disc
– Dragon Ball Super Walmart Exclusives
   Parts 1 & 2
   Parts 3 & 4
   Parts 5 & 6
   Parts 7 & 8
   Parts 9 & 10
   It’s literally just a new doublewide slipcover
Dragon Ball GT repackaged
– Right Stuf

Random Merch news:

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Oculus Founder Palmer Luckey Engineers Functional Sword Art Online-Inspired VR Headset
The Ring’s Sadako Is Now a Frightfully Adorable Nendoroid
IdolMaster Chiyoko Sonoda Figure Prepared for Halloween
Steins;Gate Kurisu Makise Figure Quite the Spectacle
New Chainsaw Man TV Anime Figure Recreates Power’s Dominant Toilet-Sitting Stance
Azur Lane’s Atago & Takao Push Their Breasts Together for Dual Figurine
Dragon Ball Z Friezapod cushion chair on sale from Bandai Namco
Japan’s gigantic KitKat futon looks like a sweet place to catch some Zs
We find a vending machine selling ‘Great Buddha flavoured’ drinkable whipped cream
Microsoft’s Halo Warthog Ride-On Has Already Won Christmas
Golden Japanese toilet appears at “multi-millionaire” izakaya in Tokyo
Mandarake used bookstore branches banned from selling adult entertainment items for 180 days

Misc news:

Japan ranks record low 29th for global digital competitiveness
Japanese government, please stop using floppy discs, politician asks
Teacher in Japan politely asks to use convenience store bathroom to jerk off, gets arrested
Man arrested for trying to kill a convenience store owner over a cup of coffee
Japanese government proposes raising age of consent from its current 13 years old
Kyoto City planning to sell cremated people’s precious metal fillings for millions of yen
Pet crematorium in Japan was burning trash with animals for more than 10 years
Man Survives Deadly Fall Into 720C Molten Aluminium
Group Who Brought Sex Dolls to Myanmar Holy Site Facing Prosecution
Japanese Man Wedges Jump Rope up Urethra & Into Bladder

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