Episode 14: Alita: Battle Angel (2019)

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Alita: Battle Angel

This week we cover the newest American anime/manga adaptation from Robert Rodriguez: Alita: Battle Angel. Based on the 90s Manga and OVA, Alita: Battle Angel is a cyberpunk dream with a lot of action and heart. We’re joined by Hector Navarro from DC Daily to talk about the film, it’s status as an adaptation, and some serious topics like representation and whitewashing in anime adaptations.

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Kate: Food Wars!

Alita: Battle Angel

Neysha: Re:Zero: Starting Life in Another World

Hector: She-ra! And the Princesses of Power

Shownotes

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Wanna watch the OVA? We got you! Check out the video below: