What if an evil painter rose to fame on the backs of underpaid labor? No, we’re not talking about Thomas Kinkade here; in fact Madarame is the toast of the art world. The Phantom Thieves are on the case, gaining a new member while they’re at it and sending Mona out on his own Mission Impossible mission. But what is the secret of the enigmatic Sayuri painting?
A portal to hell (or somewhere worse) has opened in Antarctica, and some particularly mouthy demons are streaming forth from it. The Megaten boix are joined by Chris to discuss the first section of Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey, exploring the mysterious Schwarzwelt which threatens to consume the world with bombed-out wargrounds and demonic Red Light Districts.
We bid Nakajima a not-so-fond farewell with a minisode devoted to the anime adaption of the Digital Devil Story novels. Expect plenty of retro-future devil summoning tech, mounds of ectoplasm, and action scenes punctuated by smooth '80s jams.