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Unlovely Complex: Social Justice, Misogyny, and the Lovely Complex Dub
   ∟‘Persona’ Series English Localizer Decries Recently Fired ‘Lovely Complex’ Dub Writer Not For Bad Work, But For Proving “Culture Warrior Weirdos” Right

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Tenga

Anime Producer Kouichirou Itou Faces New Accusations of Obscene Acts With a Minor for Money
‘No Warning’: The Death Penalty In Japan

Pickups

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Godshard Chronicles: A Retro-Meets-Modern Action RPG
I decided to make a petition for an uncut dub of Sonic X so that Discotek know that there is a demand for it. Please sign it.
   Release an uncut dub of Sonic X
   Sevakis probably still hates Ogy more
      For this monstrosity
         That was only explained
            By lack of sleep

Convention news:

300-year-old Japanese festival that curses all who see it permitted to be filmed for first time

Live-Action Anime news:

Golden Kamuy Manga Also Gets Live-Action Series With Film’s Cast

Streaming news:

Crunchyroll CEO Says A.I. Generated Subtitles Are “Definitely an Area We’re Focused On”

Theater Release news:

ZEGAPAIN STA Anime to Get Theatrical Release in Summer 2024
Detective Conan’s 27th Anime Film to Get Widest Theatrical Release in Japanese History

Series news:

Anime:
Babanbabanban Vampire TV Anime and Live-Action Film Adaptations Revealed for 2025
Gods’ Games We Play Anime to Stream on Crunchyroll
   ∟Gods’ Games We Play TV Anime Squares off Against Leshea in New Special Visual
Dungeon People Anime Reveals Main Cast and Staff, Premiere Date
Chillin’ in Another World with Level 2 Super Cheat Powers Anime Sets April 8 Premiere with New Trailer, Visual
KONOSUBA Season 3 Anime Sets April 10 Premiere with New Trailer
   ∟KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! 3 Busts Out With a New
Re:Monster TV Anime Announces Premiere Date, Main Visual, Additional Voice Cast Members
Viral Hit Anime Adaptation Tags in Nine Cast Members
Original Anime Films Kurayukaba, Kuramerukagari Releases Full Trailers, Main Visuals
Shinmai Ossan Boukensha, Saikyou Party ni Shinu hodo Kitaerareta Muteki ni Naru TV Anime Toughens Up with New Trailer
How I Attended an All-Guy’s Mixer Anime Unveils Main Cast and Staff
Mysterious Disappearances TV Anime Unveils New Trailer, Visual and More Cast
My Wife Has No Emotion anime announced
   ∟My Wife Has No Emotion TV Anime Annnounced for July 2024
If My Wife Became an Elementary School Student anime premieres this year
Jiisan Baasan Wakagaeru Anime Feels Young Again in New Trailer
One-Punch Man Season 3 Anime Teaser Trailer Confirms J.C. Staff Return
Bandai Namco Filmworks Directly Invests in Eightbit, Makes the Anime Studio a Subsidiary
Manga:
Major One Piece, JJK Leaker “Snitches” on Rival After Shutting Down
Games:
Steam bans Order Us! for having an adult with a small chest
NieR 3 reportedly teased by Taro Yoko at orchestral concert
First Capcom Street Fighter VI Tournament Won by Virtual Youtuber Fan
Vanillaware’s Unicorn Overlord Slammed for Bad Translations
Steam curator warns players if Sweet Baby is involved in a game
   Sweet Baby Inc detected
      More Sweet Baby Inc. games
      ∟Sweet Baby employees incite harassment campaign against Steam curator
         ∟Sweet Baby Inc. Staff Throw Tantrum After Steam Curator List Created To Track, Warn Players Against Their Work
         DEI weirdos are trying to cancel a Brazilian
            Based Brazilian is not LatinX
         Grummz points out SBI is angry people know what games they were involved with
            ∟They can’t know
            People are grateful for the list
Square Enix Retroactively Censoring Final Fantasy VII Remake’s Flashback Tifa
   DignifAI strikes again
   Just when they gave us hope
   ∟Final Fantasy VII Remake update covers up Tifa’s cleavage, breaks vital PC mod
   ∟‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’ Mod Restoring Tifa’s Uncensored Cowgirl Costume Removed By Nexus Mods
   Vara covered the news
      Lofti slides in to be a complete dick
         Vara holds her ground
            Lofti doubles down
               Vara gracefully rubs salt in the wound
         People show what they expect to happen in a day 1 patch
            They aren’t the only ones
               Incredibly, you could stick them in a hijab and they would still be more attractive than Western games
Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Physical Discs Mislabeled in Japan & Asia
Nintendo Suing Switch Emulator Yuzu for Piracy Reasons
   ∟Nintendo suing creators of Nintendo Switch emulator Yuzu
      ∟Nintendo Switch emulator Yuzu will shut down in lawsuit settlement with Nintendo

Release news:

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Researchers have developed a Very Big Disc™ that can store up to 200 terabytes of data and may represent a return to optical media for long term storage

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Recreate the Ghibli Museum at home in cute miniature form
Such recognition! Official doge meme dog manhole cover installed in Japan
McDonald’s begins WcDonald’s anime promotion
   ∟WcDonald’s Becomes Real with First Anime Short by Studio Pierrot
Mom’s Drooly Onahole Based on Mom From Japanese McDonald’s Family Ad
Booger in pizza and cream in mouth kick off another year of gross “part-time terrorism” in Japan
Cops Called to ‘Willy Wonka Experience’ as Crying Children Realize AI Ads Were Lies
   Police Called After AI-Generated “Willy Wonka Experience” Is a Sad Mess in Real Life

Misc news:

Guy next to infamous Japanese fugitive on wanted poster arrested thanks to media coverage
Scientists grow world’s first artificial TESTICLES in a lab in a potential breakthrough
Man ‘has penis bitten off and eaten by pet dog’: Horror as man is found with genitals missing after neighbours investigate non-stop barking
Man, 43, left in excruciating pain after shoving a toothbrush into his penis which then snapped during sex
UK: 37-year-old paedophile named Rehan Baig jailed for raping chickens to death while his wife filmed it

AC’s Funhouse

The Nazis adored it; the Japanese commercialised it – now we’re all trapped in the cult of cute
Luxury hotel chain offering karaoke in a large tub floating on the ocean
Would you pay 450 dollar for a unique picnic dangling 295 feet over a thundering waterfall?
Subway’s flying restaurant will serve sandwiches 1,000 feet in the air: How to book your free ride
Taupo McDonald’s Airplane
Paqui’s One Chip Challenge Pulled From Stores After Teen’s Death
Dick Amnesia Is a Real Thing
Does Guile’s Street Fighter video game crouching block work in real life?
Mr. Sato appears in a French photo album without his consent, goes mad with desire for vengeance
Netflix being sued for $2 billion by Egyptians for ‘distorting the image’ of Cleopatra in new doc
Godshard Chronicles: A Retro-Meets-Modern Action RPG
Tokyo capsule toy machine gives you real samurai-era antique coins, but are they worth anything?
Hot spring offers people of all ages chance to participate in Japanese school-style sports day
“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?

Matt Walsh Brings Video Game Infiltration Mainstream
   Mark Kern provides a simple critique to Matt Walsh
      Mark Kern exposes Daily Wire DMs
         Lauren Chen was blocked
      Matt Walsh decries being called out
         Lunar Archivist fixes Matt Walsh’s deflection
– Little Kuriboh accused of pedophilia by proxy
   ∟I was approached to talk about this during the Daman Mills coverage
      ∟Ex-Girlfriend
      Ex-Girlfriend’s Friend
   Kirbopher’s Apology Post

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