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Shueisha Loses Appeal for Demon Slayer Pattern Trademarks

Dragon Quest composer Koichi Sugiyama passes away
   ∟Controversial Dragon Quest Composer Koichi Sugiyama Passes Away at 90
   ∟ResetEra Celebrates the Death of Dragon Quest Composer Koichi Sugiyama

Kickstarter/Crowd Funding news:

Let’s Dub the Dirty Pair TV Series!
   ∟The Lovely Angels Are Here as Dirty Pair Joins the Crunchyroll Catalog!
Baki manga crowdfunds creation of life-size underground fighting arena

Live-Action Anime news:

Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City Trailer Set to “He-Man Meme Song”

Streaming news:

Super Crooks Premieres November 25 on Netflix
Funimation Announces KAGINADO Anime Simulcast
Funimation Announces Chinese Donghua Simulcast Drowning Sorrows in Raging Fire
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba The Movie: Mugen Train and English Dub Are Coming to Crunchyroll!
Pop Team Epic Author Bkub Okawa Opens Cat-Themed Youtube Channel
Episode 1 of Squid Games playing Fly Me To The Moon is just Netflix flexing
   ∟Fly Me to the Moon would have only cost $1,000 per year for Netflix

Theater Release news:

My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Ticket Sales Go Live!
EUREKA: EUREKA SEVEN HI-EVOLUTION Anime Film Closes Out the Trilogy in North American Theaters

Series news:

Hololive Virtual YouTubers Will Do Voice Work for Little Witch Nobeta, Lupin III
Shinkalion Z Welcomes Galaxy Express 999 to Its Multiverse of Mecha
Japanese Childrens Book Series ‘The Klutzy Witch’ Gets Anime Film
Backflip!! Anime Film Reveals Spring 2022 Release with Teaser Visual
Free!–the Final Stroke– Teases Its Final Film in New Visual and Retrospective Trailer
Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie TV Anime Gets the Cool Premiere of April 2022
The Vertically Challenged Senpai ga Uzai Kouhai no Hanashi Far Too Moe
Pair of Detective Conan Spinoff Manga Reveal Teaser Visuals for Anime Adaptations
TRIGGER and Sushio Celebrate Kill la Kill’s 8th Anniversary With New Illustration and Production Art
WIT Studio Is Reportably 886 Million Yen in Debt, I.G. Port to Step in Managing the Studio

Final Fantasy VII: The First Soldier Mobile Game Launches in November
Sora Announced as Last Fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Tencent Mobile Game Dou Luo Da Lu Heavily Copies Final Fantasy XIV Trailer
PlayStation 3 & Vita Stores Removing Credit Card Payment Options
   ∟Nippon Ichi Software Removing CERO Z Games From PS3 & Vita Stores
Phantasy Star Online 2 NGS Japanese Stream Omits “Discrimination” Question
Capcom allows Facebook to Deface & Modify Resident Evil 4 for Oculus VR Remake
   ∟Resident Evil 4 VR Censorship Has Eliminated All “Sexist Dialogue”
Digimon New Century Covers Up Angewomon & Lotosmon
NPC Names, Quest Names, Items and More All Changed in World of Warcraft
Bandai Namco Changed Its Logo And Fans Think It Kinda Sucks
   ∟Bandai Namco Falls, Pledges Itself to Globalism & Diversity

Release news:

The Fruit of Evolution: Before I Knew It, My Life Had It Made Anime Needs 300 Orders to Release Its Blu-ray Box
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SHIROBAKO The Movie Blu-ray Release Date Pushed Back to December

Random Merch news:

Japan Erects Bronze Statue of One Piece’s Nico Robin
Blood-Soaked Ryuuguu Rena Figure Completely Unstoppable
Japanese company creates a tiny sock for your big toe
The future is now with full face sunglasses
Uniqlo outfits might become Japanese high school’s official uniforms
Love Live! Sunshine!! Boats Seized By Japanese Authorities as Numazu Marine Park Faults on Debts

Misc news:

College Labels Group’s Among Us “China Kinda Sus” Stickers “Xenophobic Weapons”
Japan’s New Prime Minister Fumio Kishida Hopes to Increase Wages for Animators
Newly appointed Minister of the Environment found following adult-oriented Twitter accounts
Lithuanian Doctors Extract 1 Kilogram of Screws & Nails From Man’s Stomach

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