Topics of discussion

Opening discussions:

– Answer #OCAPodcast questions
OCA Podcast Patreon
Anime Collector Patreon
– Vic Mignogna Court Case
Chupp has ordered the parties into mediation
Evan Stone gets Vegeta’s help in his judiciary bid

– KyoAni Studio 1 Arson Sources
∟Sora News 24
All hospitalized Kyoto Animation arson victims’ lives are no longer in danger, doctors say
∟Anime News Network
Violet Evergarden Gaiden Anime Gets Screenings Beyond 4 Weeks
34 Injured Kyoto Animation Victims No Longer in Life-Threatening Condition
∟Sankaku Complex
All 34 Remaining KyoAni Arson Victims Expected to Survive
34 Injured Kyoto Animation Staff Members Are on the Road to Recovery

Violet Evergarden: Eternity and the Auto Memories Doll has been extended again beyond 4 weeks now. 4th week theatergoers will receive a small shikishi and theatergoers in the 5th week will receive short stories previously offered during the 1st-3rd weeks.

The rest of the hospitalized victims are no longer in "life-threatening" condition, though many are still in intensive care.

The arsonist is likely to stay hospitalized for several more months.

Disney whistleblower told SEC the company inflated revenue for years
Former Attorney General Launches Investigation into Disney Accounting Fraud
Tweets from Disney Employees

Behold the First Documented Naruto Run of Alienstock

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Convention news:

“Imamah of Dagestan” Leader Convicted of Inciting Anti-Otaku Terrorism

Live-Action Anime news:

Root Letter Visual Novel’s Hollywood Live-Action Film Gets Its Lead
Koichi Yamadera Voices Ryo Saeba in French Live-Action City Hunter Film’s Japanese Dub
Meet Boxing Manga Hajime no Ippo’s Stage Play Main Cast in Key Visual and CM

Streaming news:

Crunchyroll Adds Sorcerer Hunters and More to Anime Catalog
Crunchyroll Adds Dai-Guard and Demon Lord Dante to Anime Catalog

Theater Release news:

Anime Film Promare Gets Fired Up With 4DX Screenings in Japan
60,000-Limited Advance Tickets for My Hero Academia Heroes: Rising Go on Sale
Kitties Conquer the Cinema in Meow Meow Japanese History: The Movie

Series news:

After 22 years, Ash Ketchum has Finally Become a Regional Pokémon Anime Champion
Fashion Dreams Come True in Smile at the Runway TV Anime
Feminist Fire Force Article Doesn’t Even Know the Characters’ Names
Plans Are Underway to Replicate Steins;Gate’s Amadeus AI
Shaman King’s 20th Anniversary Continues with Tokyo Art Exhibit
“All Rumic Anime Mega-Poll” for Rumiko Takahashi Anime, Characters, Episodes & Songs
Ghost in The Shell New Manga “The Human Algorithm” Launched on Comic DAYS App
4 Japanese Publishers Sue ‘Mangamura Successor’ Sites in the U.S.
British Parliament: “Loot Boxes Are Gambling After All!”
Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Have a Turn-Based Mode
New Pokémon Sirfetch’d finally gives original-gen species an evolution after 23-year wait
Atelier Ryza Accidentally Exposes Pantsu at Tokyo Game Show
Man Jailed for “Death by Swatting” After Call of Duty Fight

Release news:

Friends cafe set to open in Tokyo for a limited time!
Discotek Info
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Random Merch news:

Piranha Ramen arrives in Tokyo, and we try the intimidating noodle innovation
Cuteness goes beyond death in Japan with super-cute memorial urns
Poop Kanji-Drill toilet paper is the best way to accomplish your Japanese studying doo-ties
Kagawa Prefecture Installing Slowpoke Manhole Covers
“Bully insurance” now on the rise, with many more practical uses than just insuring bullying
Costco opened its first store in China, and things immediately got crazy
Nintendo World will have a Yoshi-Themed Ride and wristbands that connect to the Switch

Misc news:

Firefighters Dodge Potential Bukkake in Breeding Facility Fire
Another Death Note Drops Down Into a Middle School
UN Still Trying to Label Loli as Child Pornography
45-Year-Old Fined $1,120 for Importing Child-Like Doll
South Australia Bans Child-Like Sex Dolls “Stop Making Them Japan!”