This is the first official episode of the podcast.
In this episode, we discuss the things you may want to know if you’re considering taking the plunge and starting your own journey to learn Japanese. Plus, we give some tips and tricks on how to get started, even on a tight budget.
Cast: Enrico Bianco, Kimberly Fraser, Jonathan Gardiner, Mary Kita
http://ichi2.net/anki/ (Anki, the SRS flashcard program mentioned in the episode)
http://xorsyst.com/japan/watch-japanese-tv-online/ (Streaming Japanese TV)
I’d like to take a moment in this post to credit Michael for his absolutely awesome editing work. He was like some sort of audio ninja, assassinating umm’s and ahh’s (among other issues) throughout the entire ~30 minute recording.