"Warning! The following audio may contain coarse language...
As well as other materials that may not be suitable for a younger audience.
Listener discretion is advised.
-Disclaimer before every episode, narrated by Tristan
is a web-based podcast series that revolves around a group of anime critics that "gather around an invisible table on the internet and discuss their opinions on Anime and Otaku culture"
Founded in 2012 when Youtube anime critic Tristan Gallant (GRArkada)
asked fellow critics Holden Bremley (HoldenReviews)
, Garnt Maneetapho (gigguk)
and Jeanne (xdisturbedjeans)
to discuss the '12 Anime Fall Charts, the series has come to enjoy wide-spread success across the internet. They have been the main co-hosts of the show for a year, with the two guests making appearances when a member of the main cast could not make the recording session.
In September 25th 2013, the Podtaku cast launched J-Taku, a separate podcast of singular topics devoted to anime, which was developed with the help of several other reviewers.
The Youtube shows can be found here
. Its Twitter account can be found here
. It is also available on iTunes for free downloading.
Podtaku contains examples of: