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Kanzenshuu – The Podcast

Your one and only Dragon Ball podcast!


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Our weekly podcast[?], then named Daizenshuu EX – The Podcast, began in November 2005 as a new way to reach out to our audience, extend that audience, and simply have fun with the franchise we love so much. Though we updated the name to Kanzenshuu – The Podcast in April 2012 with the launch of this website, we remain the best, most authoritative, entertaining, and only Dragon Ball podcast you will ever need!

Each episode, the Kanzenshuu staff discuss the latest news in the world of Dragon Ball from across the globe before heading into a core topic — whether it be an in-depth discussion of the way in which the story and franchise was produced, theories for in-universe scenarios and “What If?” scenes, interviews with those actually involved with the franchise, thorough reviews of video games or home video releases, we have you covered! We wrap things up with the month’s upcoming releases, questions from the listeners, and much more! We regularly have contests, broadcast live (watch our Twitter and Facebook!), and have a great time sharing our love of the Dragon Ball franchise with you all each and every week.


Podcast Episode #0064 — 11 February 2007

Episode #0064 of the podcast is available for download! We had a couple audio issues with the new setup this week, but no biggie… it’s the content that counts. This week, we took a look at Norio Wakamoto’s performance of Cell in the TV series, and analyzed how his acting adapted with each transformation (in terms of general sound, grammar, noises, etc.) Super fun stuff, with lots of voice samples! Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0064! VegettoEX, Meri, and Julian discuss Norio Wakamoto’s performance of Cell in the TV series, and how the voice was adapted with each subsequent transformation. Some thoughts on today’s ridiculous advertising, this week’s news, and a few e-mails round out the episode.

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Podcast Episode #0063 — 04 February 2007

Episode #0063 of the podcast is available for download! This is perhaps the biggest, most important episode of any podcast you will ever hear. You think FUNimation has news? You think FUNimation has an important product? FUNimation’s got nothing on Daizenshuu EX. In addition to our first-ever Audio Press Reelase, we also brought on Jeff to start up the new monthly segment, where we review and analyze a volume of the manga (in chronological order). Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0063! VegettoEX, Meri, and Jeff start up the new recurring segment, reviewing and analyzing the manga beginning with volume one. We also present our first ever audio press release, revealing quite possibly the biggest news ever to hit DragonBall fandom throughout the entire world. Referenced sites:

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Podcast Episode #0062 — 28 January 2007

Episode #0062 of the podcast is available for download! We hung out with Castor Troy for a while and finally discussed the Nintendo DS game Jump Ultimate Stars. We also went over all the latest news from Atari regarding their releases of the new Japanese handheld games, and answered a great bunch of e-mails. Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0062! VegettoEX, Meri, and Julian bring back Castor Troy to (finally!) review “Jump Ultimate Stars” for the Nintendo DS. We also discuss all the latest Atari video game news, answer a great batch of e-mails, and even tell a couple stories about being too old and challenging the school-children of Japan to fist-fights.

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Podcast Episode #0061 — 21 January 2007

Episode #0061 of the podcast is available for download! With all the stuff going on with FUNimation’s so-called “remastered” DBZ, it only seemed appropriate to take a look back at some of the cover-ups they’ve done with the property over the years. We also answered a few e-mails and give away a copy of the Weekly Jump with Cross Epoch! Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0061! VegettoEX, Meri, and Julian discuss FUNimation’s lies… err… “cover-ups”… over the years regarding their DragonBall productions. From insisting they were not allowed to release a subtitled version, the DBGT “Lost Episodes”, and so much more, FUNimation’s been quite the “funny” company. February’s releases, your e-mails, and our “Cross Epoch” giveaway contest round out the episode!

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Podcast Episode #0060 — 14 January 2007

Episode #0060 of the podcast is available for download! We continue to be on-time… go us. With Julian out again this week, we brought back Jeff and Andrew to talk about old-school gaming-related things… specifically, old magazines. Why was there so much coverage of anime and import games back then… specifically DBZ?! We have a plethora of images scanned for your viewing pleasure. Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0060! VegettoEX, Meri, Jeff, and Andrew discuss old gaming magazines. Why old gaming magazines? Back when anime was still niche, gaming magazines were filled with full-page spreads previewing import games, and so much more! What happened to their coverage of import games? Accompanying images showcase DBZ’s coverage beginning all the way back in 1988 in the very first Nintendo Power!

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Podcast Episode #0059 — 07 January 2007

Episode #0059 of the podcast is available for download! Technically, it’s even on-time! This week, Meri and I dove into the history of import gaming with regards to DragonBall. What games were people playing, how did they do it, and why on Earth would you want to play Japanese games… especially today? Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0059! VegettoEX and Meri discuss the history of import DB gaming. To what lengths did people go, what games did they play, and why would you do it in the first place… especially today? Accompanying pictures detail the process across all systems! Your gaming e-mails and a new contest round out the episode.

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Podcast Episode #0058 — 03 January 2007

Episode #0058 of the podcast is available for download! Sorry about the delay, but there’s only so much you can do when you and your files are in different time zones. This past week, we went over all of the big news from 2006, including crossovers, video games, music, and more. We also had an extremely in-depth conversation with our buddy Corey regarding FUNimation’s upcoming “remastered” DBZ DVDs. Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0058! VegettoEX, Meri, and Julian discuss 2006 as a whole… all of the good news, bad news, video games, crossovers, and more! We also brought on our buddy Corey to discuss perhaps the biggest news of the year, being FUNimation’s upcoming “remastered” re-release of the entire DBZ series on DVD.

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Podcast Episode #0057 — 24 December 2006

Episode #0057 of the podcast is available for download! We had another laid-back episode this week, bringing back favorites Jeff Heller and Mr. Andrew Deluxe, himself. We dived into another episode of “Fandom Theatre” and shared some responses to e-mails, discussed the news, etc. Ol’ Julian was stuck spending time with his girlfriend. Poor man. Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0057! VegettoEX, Meri, Andrew, and Jeff (Julian’s on holiday break!) take the time out this holiday season to share some stories with the listeners, discuss the news, and answer a few e-mails. Learn all about Andrew’s dedication to making a toy Gohan flip and land on his feet, along with the perfect recipe for DBZ Sprite made in the bathtub.

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Podcast Episode #0056 — 17 December 2006

Episode #0056 of the podcast is available for download! Once again there was a bit of delay, but it’s the holiday season… have some forgiveness in your heart! This week, we caught up on some e-mail from all of you, our visitors / readers / listeners / minions. Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0056! VegettoEX, Meri, and Julian take the time out this holiday season to catch up on e-mail from the listeners! A batch of questions related to parodies, characters, games, and more round out the submissions.

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Podcast Episode #0055 — 11 December 2006

Episode #0055 of the podcast is available for download! Sorry about the delay, but hey… we’re only human. Well, maybe a little bit Artificial Human… OK, that’s not true, either… just wishful thinking. Anyway, go for it! This week we brought on SkitzZero, who old-school fans will remember from the days of the website DBZ: Season 3. We talked a bit about running sites back in the day, and Skitz’s advanced multimedia work that we’re all still so fond of and impressed by. Be sure to check out the shownotes for a remastered version of the infamous fandub! Definitely check it out.

SHOW DESCRIPTION:
Episode #0055! VegettoEX, Meri, and Julian welcome SkitzZero (DBZ: Season 3) for a special interview. We talk about the olden-days of websites and his early multimedia works that still impress us to this day. The conclusion of Julian’s first pass-through of DBZ ABCs, Meri’s Top 5 Global Catastrophe Moments, and more round out the episode!

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