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Opening discussions:

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Three people become first arrested in Japan for posting 10-minute movie recap on YouTube
Clifford Godzilla parody

– Vic Mignogna Court Case
   ∟Rekieta’s interview with Vic Mignogna
   ∟Ron Toye has found something other than Vic to bitch about on Twitter

Search is on for COVID-19 patient who escaped out a sixth-floor window of Osaka hotel

Lawmaker apologizes for comment about consensual sex between adult and 14-yr-old
Japan minister says necessary to ‘wake up’ to protect Taiwan

Live-Action Anime news:

Photo of Yusuke for Netflix Live Action Yu Yu Hakusho Allegedly Revealed
Western Live Action Made in Abyss Film Coming

Streaming news:

Netflix announces Make My Day
The Rising of the Shield Hero Light Novel Gets Audiobook

Theater Release news:

Fate/kaleid liner Prisma☆Illya: Licht – The Nameless Girl Gets August 27th Release Date
   ∟New Fate/Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya Movie Valiantly Saving the World
‘Final’ Evangelion Anime Film Moves up to 9th on All-Time JP Anime Box Office Chart
Japan Box Office: Mobile Suit Gundam Hathaway Surpasses Char’s Counterattack
Gintama THE VERY FINAL Anime Film Heads to North American Theaters
MAPPA Announces New Mari Okada Directed Film ‘Alice to Tres no Maboroshi Kojo’

Series news:

Fruits Basket Anime Spinoff Announced for 2022
Chainsaw Man Looking to Shred Everything Into a Red Haze
Chainsaw Man Manga Cuts Through 11 Million Copies Printed and Sold
Hensuki Novel Posts A Special CM to Celebrate Reaching One Million Copies
Kakegurui Writer’s Isekai-Hero-Killing Manga Canceled After First Chapter
Isekai Tenseisha Koroshi Canned For “Degrading Other Isekai Works”
The Paralympics’ first official video game becomes an entirely new breed of sports game
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Mei × Steins;Gate
Sony Wants to Sell 22.6 Million PlayStation 5’s Next Year, More Than the PS2 at Its Peak
Walking Dead rips off Resident Evil 2

Release news:

ODDTAXI Anime Needs Fans’ Support for Blu-ray Box Release
Anohana Anime Gets Its First and Last Blu-ray Box for 10th Anniversary
Anohana Director Teases Possible Sequel During 10th Anniversary Talks
The Ultraman: The Complete Series
Goblin Slayer Steelbook
– Right Stuf

Random Merch news:

Junji Ito Illustrates Short Manga for Japanese Screening of The Lighthouse
Chinese criminal’s Yu-Gi-Oh card reaches astronomical price before auction is shut down
Bury your face in this Pokémon’s butt for the softest, soundest, and weirdest nap ever
Give your cat culture and class with a beautiful ukiyo-e painting that’s also a scratching post
Japanese art has never looked quite as beautiful as when it’s made out of Japanese beef

Misc news:

CIA Keeps Database of ‘Japanese Style Faces’ to Use on Online Forums
OnlyFans Seeks New Funding at Valuation Above $1 Billion
Real life doesn’t work like anime – Tokyo man arrested after letting schoolgirl live with him
Busy morning in Sapporo as bear attacks coincide with naked man walking around town
Yamagata kids on way to school accidentally say “good morning” to wild bear
Spaniard Handed 15 Years Imprisonment for Murdering & Eating Mother
Japanese man deported for eating cats

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