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– Vic Mignogna Court Case
   MarzGurl smeared in fake article
      Anime Reviewer MarzGurl Accused of Sexually Assaulting Underage Boy at a Wild Party in LA — Shocking Details
   #kickmarsgurl- Stop 4 years of targeted harassment from @MarzGurl
      Finally, a cause #KickVic and “IStandWithVic” can get behind. Let’s #KickJTLovesCodeLyoko
         ∟JT found his petition funny
         Reacted to the link of the Petition
         ∟Tiny Penis Club sex dungeon roleplay
            You dared, I did

‘Dislyte’ Voice Actress Aimee Smith Issues Apology After English Industry Colleagues Attack Her For Accepting The Role Of A Non-White Character

Kyoto Animation Arson Suspect Will Have Verdict Handed Down on January 25, 2024

Arts Workers Japan Raises Concerns that Voice Actors Will Lose Their Jobs to AI
   Audiobook companies are reportedly switching to AI


Russia recruits Steven Seagal to teach martial arts to its soldiers

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Keisuke Uyama’s bestselling LOVE LIKE THE FALLING PETALS
Japanese Monster Movie BAKEMONO No CGI Horror Film

Convention news:

Live-Action Anime news:

Netflix Live-Action One Piece release date accidentally revealed
Netflix Live-Action One Piece Marine Cadets leaked
Knights of the Zodiac canceling screenings
   Box Office Earnings
Sega Looking to Possibly Adapt More IP Into Movies

Streaming news:

Voice Actor Billy Kametz’s Childhood Friends to Stream Super Mario 64 for Charity
Baki Hanma Season 2 Premieres This Summer
Spriggan Anime Marks Broadcast Debut with New Trailer and Visual
Japan’s First-Ever Arrest for Uploading Unauthorized Gameplay Videos
   ∟Japanese police make first-ever YouTuber arrest for uploading video game gameplay videos
Gaijin YouTuber Harassing Train Passengers Confronted by Good Samaritan Gaijin
The largest Anime Database, MyAnimeList, Reportedly Hacked
   Notice of Emergency Maintenance on May 10, 2023

Theater Release news:

Creed III Film’s Japanese Screenings to Include Special Anime by TMS Entertainment
Lonely Castle in the Mirror Anime Film’s U.S. Theatrical Dates Set
Crunchyroll to Bring PSYCHO-PASS: Providence Anime Film to Theaters This Summer

Series news:

In This Corner of the World Director’s Next Anime Film ‘The Mourning Children’ Posts Second Production Trailer, Teaser Visual
My Unique Skill Makes Me OP Even at Level 1 TV Anime Drops New Trailer
TenPuru TV Anime Unveils New Key Visual, July Start Date
As a Reincarnated Aristocrat, I’ll Use My Appraisal Skill to Rise in the World premieres in 2024
Delicious in Dungeon Prepares First Anime Teaser Trailer for May 25 Release
MASHLE: MAGIC AND MUSCLES English Dub Reveals Aleks Le as Voice of Mash Burnedead
   ∟MASHLE: MAGIC AND MUSCLES English Dub Flexes Main Cast, Release Date
Take a Swig of I Shall Survive Using Potions! TV Anime with First Teaser Trailer
Dekoboko Majo no Oyako Jijou TV Anime Reveals October 2023 Premiere, Teaser, Staff and More Cast
SYNDUALITY Noir TV Anime Takes Off on July 10, Reveals More Cast, OP/ED Themes
Am I Actually the Strongest? Isekai TV Anime Reveals Poor Parenting in First Trailer
Figure Skating Manga ‘Medalist’ Goes for Gold with TV Anime Announcement
AYAKA TV Anime Casts Kana Hanazawa, Jun Fukuyama with New Character Trailer
The Wrong Way to Use Healing Magic TV Anime Premieres in 2024
Quality Assurance in Another World TV Anime Announced for Spring 2024
Atelier Ryza: Ever Darkness & the Secret Hideout Anime Premieres July 1
Golden Kamuy Season 4 Bundles Up More Cast for New Anime Episode
An Alien Vs Predator Anime Exists
Artist Apologizes, Deletes Chibi Maruko-chan Dōjinshi of Maruko as Drug Addict
New Naruto Manga One-Shot Featuring Minato to Be Published This Summer
New Full Metal Panic! Novel Releasing for Series’ 25th Anniversary
Titan Comics Announces ‘Robotech: Rick Hunter’ Comic Book Series
Capcom apparently reduced Chun Li’s thighs
Disney and Square Enix working on Smash Bros-inspired game called Disney Domination
After Pink News Declares The Villain “A Queer Icon”, ‘Resident Evil Village’ Lead Writer Antony Johnston Confirms Lady Dimitrescu Is A Lesbian

Release news:

Dark Horse to Release Trigun Manga in Deluxe Hardcover Edition
All Items are Now Eligible for Free Shipping at Right Stuf
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Taiwan gets blu-ray of Satoshi Kon documentary

Random Merch news:
Massive-variation new Pikachu plushie line lets you find the perfect Pikachu just for you
Is this the rudest parfait in all of Japan?
Shinobi Master Senran Kagura Yozakura Stunning in Skimpy Nurse Getup
Literal breastplate will give you a cosplay-ready, anime-class bust in seconds
Sexy Japanese Personal Trainer Promising “Testosterone-Building” Workouts
Our lonely reporter goes searching for Japan’s search-for-a-spouse vending machine

Misc news:

About 90% Experienced Recruiters Wouldn’t Hire Balding Applicants
Chinese Man Saves Girl From Suicidal Jump; Gets Told to Take Responsibility
Tokyo Sees 20% Increase in Syphilis Cases; Remarkably More From Women in Their 20s
Kabukicho Prostitutes Standing Like Pokemon Trainers
Man Shoplifts Skirt, Returns to Store Wearing Skirt & Gets Arrested
Naked Man Arrested at Restroom: “I Wanted to Take Photos of Girls Peeing!”
Man Gets Life for Bludgeoning Neighbor to Death With Bag of Pokemon Cards
This Is Why You Should Never Wear A Metal Butt Plug In An MRI Machine

AC’s Funhouse

Polygon Pushes False Narrative That ‘The Legend Of Zelda’ Series Explores Queer Themes, Claims Link Is “A Gay Icon”
Godshard Chronicles: A Retro-Meets-Modern Action RPG
Fan Collects Over 1 Thousand Copies Of The Original Dragon Quest
‘One Piece’ Creator Eiichiro Oda Defends Series’ Fan Service: “Having Females Show Their Sexuality Out Of Their Own Volition Is A Much Needed Revolution For The Representation Of Heroines In Manga”
Hokkaido company to start balloon ride service to the stratosphere
Tokyo train operator begins issuing body cameras, but it’s not employee conduct that worries them
‘Try Not To Cum Challenge’ Champion Caught Using Performance-Enhancing Antidepressants
New Pop-Up Asks Hentai Watchers If They Even Read the Manga First
“Get them drunk then chop off their heads.” Samurai’s assassination plot against U.S. envoys found
“Android” arrested for rice ball theft in Japan, Android Woman denies involvement
Why do people spend so long in jail without going to trial in Japan?
Teacher Calls in Bomb Threat “Work Was Too Tiring!”