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Police Arrest Olympics Employee For Possibly Raping Woman
“Protected Again And Again”: How Fencer Made It To Olympics Despite Sexual Assault Allegations
Algerian judoka Fethi Nourine suspended and sent home for withdrawing to avoid Israeli
Working conditions as a contractor for the Olympics
Tokyo Aquatics Centre symbol of poor planning, gluttonous spending and unfortunate timing
Tokyo Organizing Committee to review opening ceremony…that’s scheduled for tomorrow night
   ∟Cornelius resigns from Olympics, suddenly pulled from Sony webpage and NHK shows too
   ∟Replacement is also not pure enough
I am sad and angry after watching the opening ceremony
Japan’s Olympic organizers lied about its weather, and now athletes are paying the price
Engrish sign at the Tokyo Olympics turns out to be hilariously accurate
Gigantic Gundam steals the show at the Tokyo Olympics triathlon
Fish wholesaler’s HQ crashes Tokyo Olympic medal ceremony
A Whole Slew of Anime Music Was Played at the Tokyo 2021 Olympics
TV audiences in Japan surprised to see “Pikachu,” “Raichu” as members of U.S. Olympic team 

Kadokawa president apologizes and takes pay cut for his comments about censoring manga

Convention news:

Comiket 99 Schedules Itself for December 30, 31

Streaming news:

Tsuburaya Productions and Toei Animation’s New CG Anime Project Kaiju Decode Releases Teasers
Funimation Implement Trigger Warning for Vanitas no Karte’s Underwhelming Violence

Theater Release news:

Toho-distributed Seven Anime Films Surpassed One Billion Yen Mark in First Half of 2021
Japanese Train Station Featured in Eva 3.0+1.0 Changes Its Names to Be in Line With Anime Film
New 02-Based Digimon Anime Film Announced with Kizuna Staff
A Digimon Tamers live-reading devolves into far-right talking points

Series news:

Remake Our Life! Anime Pays Tribute to Haruhi with Cute Collab Art
   ∟Bokutachi no Remake Sings Haruhi’s “God Knows”
Oh, Suddenly Egyptian God Short Form TV Anime Returns for Season 2
Aharen-san wa Hakarenai Gets Too Close for Comfort as a TV Anime
Police in a Pod Comedy Manga Gets TV Anime in 2022
Taiwanese RPG Series Fantasia Sango Gets TV Anime in October of 2021
Anime News Network Offended by Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon S
Bleach Gets 73 Page One-Shot in Weekly Shonen Jump
Final Fantasy XIV Alters Sage Job Icon Over Trypophobia Concerns
Collector Completes Full Set of 1,053 Famicom Games, and It Looks Glorious

Release news:

Non Non Biyori Remember Spin-Off Manga Comes with New OAD
Arrow Films Gets Spooky with Yokai Monsters Blu-ray Collection
– Right Stuf
Technical Director of the Criterion Collection on 4k
How film is restored

Random Merch news:

Demon Slayer Fans Can Now Own A Replica Of Zenitsu’s Sword With The Latest Proplica Release

Misc news:

How Much Does It Cost to License Anime Series?
Masturbatory aid rocket launches in Japan
Saitama man repeatedly steals food from store by making his phone say “PayPay♫”
Food delivery service’s payment processing error allows some people to eat for free…for 3 years
Another China Man Nearly Embraces Death From Anal Eel Insertion
Pervert Produced Spare Key for Woman’s Residence to Steal Her Pantsu
Unemployed Man Murders Parents Over Interrupting His Anime-Watching
   ∟Fukuoka man, 59, killed parents because caring for them ‘interrupted anime viewing’

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