Beamcast

Beamcast is the official Shonen Beam podcast. Each episode contains discussion of the latest shonen news, analysis of the newest shonen manga chapters, and a variety of special features. Beamcast airs Monday each week, covering the biggest stories over the last week in shonen manga.

Beamcast – Episode 78

Beamcast – Episode 78

1 by / on December 12, 2013, 7:00 pm / in Beamcast

On today’s show: Another monumental plot twist (One Piece 731), a superhero meets his match (Bleach 561), and Madara shows off (Naruto 658).

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Beamcast – Episode 77

Beamcast – Episode 77

0 by / on December 5, 2013, 5:39 pm / in Beamcast

On today’s show: Important character development and a huge surprise (One Piece 730), professional wrestling at its bombastic finest (Bleach 560), and the rebirth of a villain (Naruto 657).

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Beamcast – Episode 76

Beamcast – Episode 76

0 by / on November 28, 2013, 2:34 pm / in Beamcast

On today’s show: Jugram Haschwalth and the horrors of war (Bleach 559), and a plot twist with all the subtlety of a flashing neon sign (Naruto 656).

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Beamcast – Episode 75

Beamcast – Episode 75

2 by / on November 21, 2013, 10:32 am / in Beamcast

On today’s show: The battle between Doflamingo and Law sets the stage for the rest of the arc (One Piece 729), and Komamura’s notable development raises questions about that of Rukia and Renji (Bleach 558).

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Beamcast – Episode 74

Beamcast – Episode 74

4 by / on November 18, 2013, 3:14 pm / in Beamcast

On today’s show: A direct comparison between series with diverging fortunes (Beelzebub 228 and Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic 203-204), the difficulty of transitioning out of plot that had finally become engaging (The World God Only Knows 250), and a bold plan for the future of an aimless series (Kimi no Iru Machi 252).

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Beamcast – Episode 73

Beamcast – Episode 73

5 by / on November 7, 2013, 6:27 pm / in Beamcast

On today’s show: Komamura’s surprising transformation (Bleach 556), King Riku’s past and similarities to Alabasta (One Piece 727), and the limp anticlimax of Obito’s defeat (Naruto 654).

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