This week, the women talk about 2005’s Initial D, a Hong Kong action film adapted from Japanese Initial D manga and anime series. We talk about the movie, the development of drift racing in Japan, similarities to early The Fast & The Furious franchise, and get into some talk about appropriation vs appreciation.
Crunch Time Recommendations:
Kate: 5 Centimeters Per Second
Neysha: Darling in the Franxx
LaNeysha is a host on So Here’s What Happened, and Did You Have To?. she is also responsible for developing strategic marketing and communications plans to assist with brand recognition, growth, and community engagement. Self-proclaimed low-maintenance cosplayer. Has an ever-growing anime and video game list to work through but always looking for more