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– Vic Mignogna Court Case
Ron Toye admits his Tweets were defamatory?

– Coronavirus News
COVID appears to be suppressing the flu in Japan, number of cases down and decreasing
Did the Governor of Tokyo just cosplay as Buzz Lightyear to talk about coronavirus?

Terrace House star Hana Kimura’s suicide proceeding as a criminal case

Mt Fuji looks unusual, sparks fears of possible eruption

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

A Small Gift to our Supporters! Happy Holidays!

Convention news:

Live-Action Anime news:

Resident Evil Film Reboot Tentatively Slated For September 2021 Release
High School Students Join The Battle of Sengoku Period in Gunjou Senki Live-action Film

Streaming news:

Funimation App for Nintendo Switch Releases December 15
One Piece Gets A Dedicated Channel on Pluto TV
Anime Viewership Doubled on Netflix in the U.S. This Year
Crunchyroll to Stream Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?!

Theater Release news:

Studio Khara Confirms Evangelion 3.0+1.0 Anime Film is 100% Complete
Final Evangelion movie is finally finished, because Hideaki Anno says it is
Japan Box Office: Demon Slayer Has Stayed at No.1 for Nine Consecutive Weeks
Pulled Monster Hunter Film Delays Demon Slayer: Mugen Train’s Chinese Release
Gintama Creator’s Demon Slayer Illustrations Previewed Ahead of Gintama Film Release
Ryoma Goes Full 3D in The Prince of Tennis CG Movie Teaser and Visual

Series news:

Recovery of an MMO Junkie Manga Author Provides Original Story for Project Vertical Rise
Death Note Team’s Latest Work Platinum End Gets TV Anime Adaptation in Fall 2021
My Hero Academia Season 5 TV Anime to Go Plus Ultra on March 27
GKIDS Announces English Voice Cast for Earwig And The Witch
Gothic Mysteries Abound in Shadows House TV Anime Teaser Trailer
Bleach Creator Tite Kubo to Open ‘Klub Outside’ Fan Club With Exclusive Illustrations
Malicious Revenge Finally Begins in Redo of Healer TV Anime 2nd PV
Anime News Network Preemptively Censoring Kaifuku Jutsushi no Yarinaoshi Discussion
Work-Centric Spinoff Oh My Job-Hunting Goddess! Starts Its Internet Run
Act-Age Manga Artist Illustrates New One-Shot in Weekly Shonen Jump Next Week
Sony Yanks Cyberpunk 2077 From Store Amidst Talks of Legal Trouble
Sony & Xbox Refunding Digital Copies of Cyberpunk 2077, Removed From PS Store
Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis Brags About Having no Gender Options
Collection of SaGa Allegedly Censors Words “Colored”, “Terrorist” and More
China’s Online Games Will Require Real Name Verification From June 2021 Onward

Release news:

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Random Merch news:

Official Totoro reclining sofa makes naps on the Ghibli star’s tummy a real-life option
Evangelion sleeping bag Entry Plug is the best place to spend the winter
One Piece’s Iconic Characters Get Fresh New Looks in Bandai’s BUSTERCALL Collection
Japanese masturbatory aid maker Tenga unloads its “biggest gift ever”

Misc news:

Department store officially apologizes for English poster calling Kyoto the world’s enemy
Former Gainax President Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Sexual Assault
Ex-Gainax President Is Sentenced to More Than 2 Years in Prison for Indecent Assault
Part-Time Magician Fails Vanishing Act in Evading Crude Tousatsu Crime
Woman Who Called Trans Woman a “He” Cleared of Charges, Court Labels Act Free Speech
We piss our pants over and over to find the most comfortable baby diaper to pee in