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‘Power Rangers’ Star Austin St. John Arrested for Wire Fraud Related to COVID-19 Paycheck Protection Program
   ∟18 Arrested, Charged in East Texas Paycheck Protection Program-Related Fraud
   ∟Austin St. John response
   Who else’s trust did they betray?
      ∟Vic distances himself
      ∟NFT team says goodbye
         Jamie Marchi can’t hold back
   ∟Phoenix Marcón’s 2022 Goals
   ∟Phoenix kicked off his own NFT project
   ∟Humanimals rebranded to Humonals
      ∟How will they move forward without Phoenix?
      ∟Stay fucking calm!
      ∟How much do people hate NFTs?
   ∟Phoenix Marcón’s LinkedIn
      ∟Phoenix Marcón’s Hazelnut Cafe
         ∟Marascio v. State

Someone Stole Seth Green’s Bored Ape, Which Was Supposed To Star In His New Show

– Daman Mills Grooming Scandal
   ∟Daman Mills caught buying Twitter followers
      Daman Mills is apparently paying attention to us because he purged them
   Another anonymous accuser came forward
      Allegations thread
   ∟Apparently Trayce liked the thread from his non-anonymous account
   This anonymous accuser also seemed pretty interested in making sure his story was found

– Vic Mignogna Court Case
   ∟Stan Dahlin messages added to the Vic Mignogna Timeline
   HALFTIME (the first one)
   Kara Edwards’ “What it means to be a good President” Tweet
   Jamie Marchi’s fiancé Jack Bishop worked at the Tuttle Group with Ron Toye
   Vic Mignogna is Openly Homophobic – Cast a Different Voice Actor for Rin Matsuoka


Japan Sending Additional $300 Million to Aid Ukraine
China voices discontent with EU-Japan position on Senkaku islands

Town in Yamaguchi accidentally sends everyone’s COVID-19 relief money to one person
   ∟Man who accidentally received entire town’s COVID-19 relief money vanishes
   ∟Man who got entire town’s COVID relief money believed to have lost it all at online casinos
   ∟Man who gambled entire Japanese town’s COVID relief money arrested

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Pilot Film Project of Sci-Fi Ninja Movie – NINJA VERSE
Anime [Crossroad × Chronicle] produce クロスロード×クロニクル制作 8

Convention news:

Anime Central 2022 Reverses Mask Policy, No Longer Requires COVID-19 Vaccination or Negative Test
   ∟Leaked e-mail from Anime Central’s management
   ∟Staffers that resign within 30 days of the convention are put into “poor standing” and lose veteran staff benefits
   ∟Resignation policy appears to be lightened
   Staff member breaking NDA

Live-Action Anime news:

Marvel Licenses Stan Lee’s Likeness, New Deal Opens Door For CGI Appearances Of Legendary Creator In Disney Theme Parks And Future MCU Projects
Speed Racer Gets New Live-Action Series at Apple by J.J. Abrams
Netflix’s Resident Evil Possibly the Most Abhorred Live-Action Adaptation Yet
   ∟Netflix’s Resident Evil Showrunner Insists Respecting Character Race Is “Limiting”
After subscribers quit, Netflix tells activist employees it’s time to support free speech
   ∟Netflix Gives The Boot To Left-Wing Activist Employees, Pulls The Plug On Several Woke Projects
Dick Masterson and Vito Gesualdi saved Netflix

Streaming news:

Disney Plus Censors Anti-White Racial Slur From Marvel Short “All Hail The King”
Final Batch of Shaman King Reboot Episodes Hits Netflix on May 26
David Production’s Spriggan Anime Takes Aim in Latest Key Visual
Adult Swim Announces Rick And Morty Anime Spin-Off Series, New Anime From JUJUTSU KAISEN 0 Director
“Adult-Oriented” Scooby-Doo Series Has Race-Swapped Velma, No Scooby-Doo
   ∟Mindy Kaling defends South Asian Velma on ‘Scooby-Doo’ spinoff, doesn’t ‘care’ if people ‘freak out’
      Velma Presentation

Theater Release news:

Movie Studios Sue Online Summarizers for 500 Million Yen
Fathom Events Announces Two Macross Film Screening Events For June
GKIDS to Release Goodbye, Don Glees! Anime Film in North America
Crunchyroll to Release Makoto Shinkai’s Suzume no Tojimari in Theaters Early 2023
‘Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero’ North American Release Window Announced

Series news:

Demon Slayer Season 2 Censorship In China Continues
Titans Wear Pants In Malaysia Due To Local Censorship Law
Fire Force Season 3 Officially Announced
Mob Psycho 100’s Third And Final Season Gets New Trailer, Official Release Date
The Duke of Death and His Maid Confirms 2nd TV Anime Season for 2023
The Maid I Hired Recently Is Mysterious Announces TV Anime for Summer 2022
Comedy Manga Yuri is My Job! Gets Served TV Anime Adaptation
Rent-a-Girlfriend Director Helms Kubo Won’t Let Me Be Invisible TV Anime Adaptation
The Seven Deadly Sins: Four Knights of the Apocalypse Gets Greenlight For Anime Adaptation
Urusei Yatsura 2022 Anime Looking More Chaotic Than Usual
Mononoke TV Anime Starts Up 15th Anniversary Project
Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie TV Anime Sees Delays After Episode 6 Due to COVID-19
My Hero Academia: Vigilantes Manga’s Final Chapter Arrives on May 27
Yoshihiro Togashi Teases Hunter x Hunter Manga’s Return with 4 New Chapters
Saudi Arabia Now Owns 5% Of Nintendo as Fifth-Largest Shareholder
Neon Genesis Evangelion × PUBG Collaboration Event
Look at this awesome vision of how beautiful a modern Pokémon Red and Blue remake could be

Release news:

The Wings of Honnêamise Film 4K Remaster Edition Gets Theatrical Screening in Japan from October 28
 ∟The Japanese 4k UHD BD has the English dub
Seven Seas Continues Wonderful Wednesdays With Launch Of New Labels
Final Neon Genesis Evangelion-The Shinji Ikari Raising Project Omnibus Launches This December
Media Blasters finds secret episodes of Girl’s High?
– Right Stuf
   My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Amazon Exclusive with eBook
   My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Best Buy Exclusive SteelBook
   ∟My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Walmart Exclusive with FigPin
   My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Target Exclusive Walmart Exclusive?

Random Merch news:
Toradora Aisaka Taiga Tiger Figure Truly Tiny & Mighty
Japanese Man Arrested for Selling Modified Evangelion Figures
A permanent One Piece-themed fitness gym is opening in Japan, now recruiting pirate trainers
Meet the Japanese Colonel Sanders, who’s handsome…and passionate about fried chicken
   The Morbius tie-in nobody asked for

Misc news:

Fire chief in Akita starts forest fire trying to scare away wasp
Newborn Baby Found Abandoned Inside Hotel Toilet

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