Anime on Draft

We're a group of friends who enjoy drinking craft beer and watching anime. Sound like an interesting mix to you? Well come and listen to our podcast! We cover anime, old and new, all while ...more

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January 23, 2023 01:33:40
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Episode 254 - The Best and Worst of 2022

A new year and a new season are upon us, but we still have to put our thoughts on 2022 to rest! In this episode, we discuss our thoughts on the highlights of 2022, as well as some more dubious results of the year in beer and anime. Its time to celebrate another year, and with that, some barrel aged beers! Timestamps: 00:25 Intro - Holiday beer discussion! 05:32 Crack open beers Firestone Walker Parabola 2021 Barrel Aged Stout North Coast Brewing Brother Thelonius Belgian Abbey Ale Beer Categories 13:06 Favorite Style of Beer, 2022 19:06 Favorite Brewery of 2022 24:18 Worst Beer You Had in 2022 27:30 Best Beer You Had in 2022 Anime Categories 30:39 Best Overall Character 35:25 Your Oshi of 2022 38:43 Best Story 45:57 Best Direction 51:22 Best Cast 55:38 Best Soundtrack 57:57 Favorite OP of 2022 59:26 Favorite ED of 2022 01:03:34 Best Animation 01:06:19 Best Sequence 01:11:18 Sleeper Pick of 2022 01:17:47 Worst Anime of 2022 01:25:58 Best Anime of 2022 01:27:29 Three Episode Rule Picks for Winter 2023 01:31:00 Closing We're releasing bi-weekly this season. Catch us every two weeks ...



January 05, 2023 01:00:49
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Episode 253 - POGSies

Hey all! We hope you had a great holiday. We recently changed our hosting services and thus are re-uploading episode 253 from before the holiday, which was sitting in hosting limbo. You can still find our podcast at!   In this episode, we discuss Chainsaw Man through episode 10, Mob Psycho 100 and Eminence in Shadow. Our beers of choice are the Eureka Brewing Co. P.O.G. Tart Ale and the Bottle Logic Cantrip Kolsch! Timestamps were lost with the hosting change, but we will update with timestamps soon.   Episode 254 coming soon with our best picks of 2022 and Winter 2023 anime preview!   Our Discord! ...



January 05, 2023 01:00:48
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Episode 252 - Eminence in Chainsaw

Did everyone have a happy Thanksgiving? We hope you enjoyed turkey and shopping sprees as much as we did, but in case you missed us, here's a new episode for you! In this episode, we discuss the high quality of the season, especially in regards to the Chainsaw Man adaptation. Our beverages of choice are saisons from Henhouse Brewing Co and The Brewing Project! Timestamps: 00:25 Intro 05:06 Crack open beers Henhouse Brewing Co with Land and Water Coffee Fresh Pots! Saison Ale Brewed with Ethiopian Yirgacheffe Worka Sakaro Coffee Beans The Brewing Project Ooey Gooey PBJ Sour Ale 07:15 Beer impressions 16:44 Chainsaw Man 38:34 Eminence in Shadow 44:17 Bocchi the Rock! 57:25 Closing We're releasing bi-weekly this Fall season. Catch us every two weeks on our podcast platform of choice or visit our website! Our Discord! ...



October 31, 2022 01:00:30
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Episode 251 - Are Shinobis in School Cool or Fools?

Happy Halloween our anime netizens! While you're snacking on your sugary treats, why not take a listen to the latest takes from AoD? This week's episode features our thoughts on Shinobi no Ittoki and Management of a Novice Alchemist in our Three Episode Rule, as well as some heartwarming anime story time! Our beers of choice are the Trustworthy Brewing Co. Gigil Jasmine Rice Pilsner and the Harland Brewing Co. Rumbler Double Dry Hopped Pale Ale. Timestamps: 00:25 Intro 03:30 Crack open beers Trustworthy Brewing Co. Gigil Jasmine Rice Pilsner Harland Brewing Rumbler Double Dry Hopped Pale Ale  Three Episode Rule! 12:27 Shinobi no Ittoki 23:00 Management of a Novice Alchemist 31:34 Simpsons’ Death Note Tribute Coming 38:07 Kaguya-sama’s final chapter is coming next week 43:41 Bleach is wild 47:49 Akiba Maid War is amazing 52:51 Anime story time 58:10 Closing We're releasing bi-weekly this Fall season. Catch us every two weeks on our podcast platform of choice or visit our website! Our Discord! ...



October 17, 2022 01:02:48
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Episode 250 - Don't Call It a Comeback!

WE'RE BACK! After our break for the summer season, we've had time to reflect on all things life, beer and anime. We're coming to you with a new format, going back to our pre-recorded roots and just talking about the shows we're watching while having a cold one. That being said, don't call it a comeback! We've always been with you in spirits. Jokes aside, let's get into the fall anime premieres! Timestamps: 00:25 Intro03:35 About our new format05:42 Beers: Weihenstephaner Original Premium and Paulaner Münchner Lager06:52 Chainsaw Man Premiere17:17 OP is OP19:38 Mappa wants to animate more of Fujimoto's works22:00 What we're excited to see in this adaptation--MEMEs24:31 ED#1 is a lot like Royal Blood27:43 Power will break the Internet31:35 BLEACH38:06 Akiba Maid War43:25 Urusei Yatsura (2022)45:39 More than a Married Couple, But Not Lovers46:42 Blue Lock47:17 Eminence in Shadow49:34 Gundam The Witch from Mercury51:05 Shinobi no Ittoki52:10 Three-Episode Rule Discussion53:24 I'm the Villainess, So I'm Taming the Last Boss!55:15 Beast Tamer57:30 Three-Episode Rule Picks: Shinobi no Ittoki & Management of a Novice Alchemist58:14 My P*nis Turned into a Cute Girl is the name of a light novel?!59:22 Closing We're releasing bi-weekly this Fall season. Catch us every two weeks on our podcast platform of choice or visit our website! Our Discord! ...



June 18, 2022 01:35:36
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Episode 249 - Gettin Chill Wit It for Summer

This episode of the AoD Podcast features a couple of citrusy beers from Paperback Brewing Co and Brasserie Dieu du Ciel to chill Wit! We have the Summer Madness Tangerine Wit Beer and the Rosée d'Hibiscus Witbier on hand to cool us down as we talk about the shows that have been heating up for the second half of the Spring season, leading into Summer. As the temperatures rise, it's nice to kick back and relax with your favorite beer and watch an anime, but why not put us on as well? 00:00:26 Intro00:03:30 Beer of the Week: Paperback Brewing Co Summer Madness Tangerine Wit Beer and Brasserie Dieu du Ciel Rosée d'Hibiscus WitbierWeekly Pairing: Spring Shows and Voice Acting00:05:30 Voice Acting in Anime and How it's Evolved00:16:58 Kaguya-sama S300:30:52 Spy x Family00:43:22 Beer Reviews00:59:42 News Break Happy Hour: Spring 2022 Anime and Some Oldies, but Goodies01:10:42 Birdie Wing01:16:59 Punchline01:20:16 School Rumble01:26:57 Rising of the Shield Hero S201:29:54 Housekeeping/Closing ANNOUNCEMNET: We will be on break for the next few weeks due to work conflicts in our schedules so look for our return in the latter half of July with coverage of new Summer anime premieres and Anime Expo coverage. If you'll be at AX and recognize us, feel free to say hi! To catch our shows live, head over to and give us a follow. Be sure to turn on notifications to be alerted when we go live. You can catch us on Twitter @animeondraft to receive updates on our weekly streams. Our current streaming schedule is Tuesdays or Fridays starting around 8:00 PM Pacific Time. Join our Discord! Podcast Survey: OreShiri Suggestions: ...