Topics of discussion

Opening discussions:

– Answer #OCAPodcast questions
– Vic Mignogna Court Case
Monica and Ron’s Lawyer tries to get them out of their deposition
Anime Matsuri has retained Ty Beard
Funimation Responds to Reports of Green Tint on Dragon Ball Super: Broly Film’s BD
Blu-ray Sales, April 14-20: Dragon Ball Battles Aquaman

Sony’s Funimation Taps Ex-Crunchyroll Exec Colin Decker as GM

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Kickstarter Anime Darling MECHA-UDE Pilot Premieres on YouTube
MECHA UDE Full Episode English Dub

Convention news:

Live-Action Anime news:

Yu Yu Hakusho Manga Gets Stage Play in Late August

Streaming news:

Crunchyroll Adds Blue Seed, Kaiba, and More to Anime Catalog
WOWOW Re-Airs Lupin the 3rd Pilot Film in Monkey Punch Tribute
Virtual YouTuber Kizuna AI Reveals Her New Visual!
Hakujaden Anime Film Gets Digital Remaster for Cannes Screening

Theater Release news:

Japan Box Office: 23rd Conan Film Beats Avengers: Endgame, Detective Pikachu
Funimation Screens Live-Action Kingdom Film in N. America in Summer

Series news:

‘Sound! Euphonium: Oath’s Finale’ has a new title
Non Non Biyori TV Anime Gets 3rd Season
Afternoon Magazine Lists New Anime for Hiroaki Samura’s Blade of the Immortal Manga
Gundam anime creator’s greatest sadness is not being able to “crush Hayao Miyazaki”
Kujaku-Oh Manga Author Makoto Ogino Passes Away at 59
Inuyasha Advertises Rumiko Takahashi’s Latest Manga in New Ad
New Manga Goes Behind the Scenes of Anime’s Earliest Days
Critic Speaks Out Against Artistic Restrictions After Web Manga Removes Star of David
Super Mario Kart Inducted into World Video Game Hall of Fame
DeNA and The Pokémon Company Team Up for New Mobile Pokémon Game
Tencent Replaces PUBG Mobile with Child-Friendly Game for Peace
Tekken Producer “Still Wants Tekken × Street Fighter”
Minecraft Augmented Reality Game Possibly Coming
The Return Draws Closer with Latest Final Fantasy VII Remake Trailer
Final Fantasy VII Remake 2015 VS 2019
Concept Art for FFVII Remake’s Tifa Potentially Leaked
Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Still be Multiple Parts
FF XIV Producer: “No Young Character Because of Review Boards”
BlizzCon Makes Sure Attendees Have Phones This Year
EarthBound’s creator says “Video games are a shovel” that helps you unearth life’s treasures
Nintendo Handing Over User Info to Facebook
U.S. Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Loot Boxes And Pay-To-Win Microtransactions

Release news:

Steins;Gate 0 Part 1 LE+Part 2+AnimeExpo Concert/Event VIP Priority Ticket+Autograph
Steins;Gate Crash AnimeExpo Concert/Event Priority Ticket
– Right Stuf

Random Merch news:

Maneuver Through Your Day with Attack on Titan 4-Way Bag
Did Someone Ask for a Sailor Moon Lint Roller?
New Initial D Model Cars Will Fulfill Your Need for Speed
Kabuki and food join forces for the ultimate collaboration in the form of soy sauce plates
Love letters from little sisters on sale from Japanese gacha vending machine
eBay Listing Reveals Metroid and Castlevania Cartoons That Almost Were

Misc news:

Monkey Punch ‘Produced’ Collaboration Image for Shazam!
Twin girls have awesome twin cosplays featuring anime, movie, and TV characters
Massive manga mural appears in Tokyo station
Netizens educate president of Brazil on the wonders of anime with hilarious results
Chinese Sperm Extractors Providing Relief for Stressed Donors
Now available on Alibaba
Sora Aoi Now Officially a MILF
Osaka teens tie rope across road for fun, get charged with attempted murder
Ruined Yuru Camp Site “Like a Refugee Camp”
China Promotes Social Credit System with Propaganda Music Video
Christopher Handley Sentenced to 6 Months for ‘Obscene’ Manga
Air Force Commander Standing Trial over Virtual Child Porn
Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure Creator Meets Clint Eastwood