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– Vic Mignogna Court Case

Woman Arrested for Sending Arson Threat to WIT Studio

Macross Mechanical Designer Kazutaka Miyatake Recovering After House Fire
   ∟Macross Mechanical Designer Discharged From Hospital After House Fire
Asian-American Voice Actors Question Why White A-List Stars Are Still Voicing Anime

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Metal Skin Panic: MADOX-01 Unobtanium Edition
The Girl from the Other Side – feature-length animation
Penguindrum Crowdfunding Campaign Ends With 1,051% of Funds Raised
Japan’s First Ninja Online Academy
Mitaka City to Begin Donation Drive to Support the Ghibli Museum
   ∟Airships and Magic Lanterns Light up Ghibli Expo’s Final Run

Live-Action Anime news:

Live-Action Powerpuff Girls Script Allegedly Leaked, Full of Sex, Memes and “Humor”

Streaming news:

Inuyasha creator Rumiko Takahashi joins Twitter, wants fans to ask her questions
   ∟Legendary Manga Creator Rumiko Takahashi Opens Staff-Led Twitter Account
Slam Dunk Scholarship Special Movie Aired at B.LEAGUE FINALS Game on Sunday
Netflix Hiring Executive for Push Into Game Market

Theater Release news:

Demon Slayer: Mugen Train Anime Film Takes Home Prestigious Fujimoto Award
Mugen Train Drops Out of Japanese Box Office Top 10 for 1st Time Since October
Deku, Bakugo, Todoroki Surpass The Best in New World Heroes Mission Anime Film Visual
Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway Anime Film Delayed Again, This Time to June 11
Children of the Sea Heads to Theaters in North America This Month
   Plus others

Series news:

Lupin the Third PART 6 TV Anime Takes on The UK This October
Mobile Suit Gundam SEED New Project to be Launched in Monthly Gundam Ace Issue
   ∟Gundam SEED Anime Film Sequel Kicks Off Production
2 New God Candidates and Their Partners Get Cast for Platinum End TV Anime
Yugo Kobayashi’s Soccer Manga Aoashi Scores TV Anime in 2022
Children’s Entertainment is Hell in Uramichi Oniisan TV Anime Trailer
TV Anime Drugstore in Another World Teaser PV Announces July 7 Premiere Date
Battle Gods Rumble in Heion Sedai no Idaten-tachi TV Anime Trailer
Record of Ragnarok Anime Premiere Date Announced With New Key Visual And Trailer
   ∟Shuumatsu no Valkyrie PV Pits Humanity’s Best Against Gods
KADOKAWA Establishes 3DCG Animation and VFX Production Company Studio KADAN
Demon Slayer Dominates Oricon’s Mid-Year Manga and Light Novel Rankings
Jujutsu Kaisen Manga Sells 50 Million Copies
Roger Craig Smith to Continue Voicing Sonic in Upcoming Games
   ∟Next Sonic Game Announced, Sonic Colors Returns in Remastered Form
Dragon Quest III HD-2D Remake Stuns With Visuals
Smash Bros. Director Masahiro Sakurai Contemplating Early Retirement
   ∟Smash Bros. director Sakurai says he’s not retiring from video games…”probably”
New Kansen × Shoujo Character Will Be Redesigned for “Similarity to Tales of Berseria”

Release news:

Gundam SEED Ultra Edition Blu-ray replacement discs
Right Stuf

Random Merch news:

Talking Attack on Titan anime character robot vacuum promises to clean your “shitty” room
Premium Bandai Launches Lottery For Gorgeous GGG Quattro Bajeena Figure
Please take Olympic condoms back to your home and use them there, organizers say
New hell found in Nagasaki, campaign to name it underway
How a samurai’s quest for revenge created one of Tokyo’s best cafes, and it’s still open

Misc news:

The time farting lead to murder and the fall of one of Japan’s great samurai clans
Naomi Osaka refuses to talk to reporters at next tennis tournament, doesn’t care about fines
   ∟Noami Osaka withdraws from French Open, discusses experiences with depression
Japanese woman asks for advice on how to deal with smell of son’s corpse, gets arrested
   ∟Old Woman Arrested After Reporting Foul Stench Emanating From Son’s Corpse
“Protect the Nation from NHK Party” becomes “Protect the Nation from Old Parties Party”
Students rapidly losing interest in sumo teams because too “painful,” “scary,” and “naked”
Saitama welfare official threatened into giving out executive-level-salary worth of benefits
Crackdown on illegal maid cafes making maids a rarer sight on streets of Akihabara
Cops in Japan use police box as shag shack, one goes on to have 2nd affair with other officer
   ∟Female Police Officer Resigns After Sex With Other Officers Exposed
7-Eleven to build 7-Eleven in parking lot of another 7-Eleven
   ∟7-Eleven in parking lot of other 7-Eleven opens for business in Japan

Parents Enraged Over School’s “Masturbation Videos for First Graders”

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