Our in-depth discussion and review of the first chapter of Tri is finally here! In our biggest episode yet, we run through all the things we loved and hated, and dig deep into Taichi's new struggle, forgetting memories, and Platonism.

We're also announcing our first Podigious Tri Giveaway Extravaganza, where you can win Tri prizes that we collected in Japan! There are lots of different ways you can enter the contest, and you can do several of them to increase your odds. Here's how you can enter: link.

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Special Thanks

Our Calumon artwork is by the awesome Mary Cagle. If you want to check out more of her work—which, come on, you really should—she creates the webcomics Let’s Speak English, Kiwi Blitz, and Sleepless Domain. She’s also cubewatermelon on Tumblr and Twitter, where she posts lots of other cool drawings and fanart pieces.

The podcast is made possible with support from our awesome Patremon. If you want to support the show and get some cool rewards (like stickers, buttons, and early episodes), check out our Patreon campaign.

Our intro and outro music for this episode is “Butter-fly -tri.version-” by Wada Kouji and our transition music is “Brave Heart -tri.version-” by Ayumi Miyazaki.