Posted on 27 June, 2012 at 06:11 am by TsukiyomiYumiko from jpopasia · 2 comments
Dr. Nishii, a psychiatrist who is known for analysing the interaction between people and anime, has discovered eleven reasons why people may have lost interest in anime titles by talking to anime fans.
Posted on 25 June, 2012 at 05:56 pm by TsukiyomiYumiko from jpopasia · 1 comment
Akitaro Daichi, best known for directing Fruits Basket and Kodocha, will be holding voice actor auditions for a new anime. Applications will be accepted until July 7, and results will be announced on August 10.
Posted on 21 June, 2012 at 04:46 pm by wonderclover from jpopasia
Dengeki magazine has given gamers a preview of the upcoming Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 which includes new features such as an upgraded Pokédex. The new preview comes as the Japanese release of the game comes this Saturday.
Posted on 12 May, 2012 at 06:46 pm by TsukiyomiYumiko from jpopasia · 1 comment
Here it is again, Japan's copyright laws have been breached. Three men have been arrested in the Shizuoka prefecture under the suspicion that they were making car decal stickers using unauthorised images from the anime, K-ON!.
Last month, the Fukuoka Prefectural Police cyber crime division arrested a 40-year-old male pharmacist for suspicion of using a file-sharing software to upload Heartcatch Precure! episode 49 and One Piece episode 498 without authorisation from Toei Animation.