Blade Licking Thieves Spotlight: Wrestling and Anime with Daryl Surat

By Grant

Daryl Surat from AWO joins Grant in the squared circle

Daryl Surat from the essential Anime World Order podcast joins Grant for a chat about wrestling, anime, the surprising connections between the two fandoms, and your twitter questions. They cover the overt and subtle connections between wrestling and anime, as well as popular franchises such as Tiger Mask and Kinnikuman. They also discuss the overlap between real life, wrestling, and anime, with some surprising results!

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Topics Discussed: Tiger Mask and Kinnikuman

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Podcast Episode Breakdown:

  • 00:00:00 Introduction & Background
  • 00:09:55 Tape-trading and Fan Culture
  • 00:44:30 Lesser Known Wrestling Influences/Crossover
  • 00:59:30 Twitter Questions

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