As the 50th episode of My Hero Academia just aired, Fosh, Jrow and steev get together to talk about the first moments of many shounen anime including Naruto, Bleach, One Piece, Gintama and several more and discuss where MHA stands amongst the most popular series.


  • Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Part 5 to air in Fall ‘18 season (ANN)
  • Kill la Kill to get action game from Arc System Works (ANN)
  • 3D Kanojo to get a second season
  • Castlevania to get a 3rd season (DigitalSpy)


  • Shounen @ 50 Episodes Discussion
    • Looking back at 50 episodes of shounen anime
      • Is My Hero Academia the best shounen?
    • What counts as a “shounen” anime?
    • Is 50 episodes enough to judge?
    • Discussion on beginnings of many shounen animes


  • Intro: “Haruka Kanata” by Asian Kung-Fu Generation from Naruto
  • Intermission: “Ichirin no Hana” by High & Mighty Pride from Bleach
  • Outro: “Memories” by Maki Ohtsuki from One Piece