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First Strike: Funimation Files Suit Against One Piece Torrenters

FUNimation filed a copyright infringement suit on Monday against 1,337 Does to be named later for “the unlawful reproduction and distribution” of One Piece episode 481, for which the company has a simulcasting deal with Toei, Shueisha & Fuji TV. … Continue reading

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Nigorimasen Podcast #11: Looking Back at Twenty Ten

I invited Humberto Saabedra from AnimeNews.biz (and PhoneNews.com) & LB Bryant from OtakuReview.net (plus Ani.me) to discuss the past year in news. We covered some manga industry moves, the recently passed Tokyo Bill 156 (the best part of the show, frankly), and domestic anime publishing stuff. Recorded on December 18, 2010.

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Potluck: Transitioning into Autumn

The autumnal equinox has passed here in North America but we’re still getting warm weather in California. The summer anime season is wrapping up, though, and fall premieres begin in earnest later this week. In this mish-mash of a post: … Continue reading

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CPM Bankruptcy Update: Some Banking Details

I recently checked again into Central Park Media’s current bankruptcy case and found some new documents from the past month: a Stipulation for Payment of 11 U.S.C. Section 506(c) Expenses and a signed order by presiding judge Shelley C. Chapman … Continue reading

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Monster To Start Airing on Syfy October 12th

This afternoon, someone I follow on Twitter retweeted a link to a Mania/AOD thread where someone posted seeing Monster on Syfy’s October schedule. The series will start airing during the channel’s Ani-Monday block on October 12th at 11pm with two-episode-a-week … Continue reading

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