Anime Roundtable #33

The reputation of foreigners in Japan, ADV’s latest moves online, the latest in anime merchandising, and Death Note trully coming to North America.

Mike Nicolas, James Austin, Adam Grant, Angela Jordan (1:06:10)

 

Links of Interest

@Wiki blog on Halloween subway incident

Best Haruhi Tissue Box Joke (better than what Adam and Mike said)

Promo:
Ninja Consultant

 

 

3 Comments

  1. BarleyWine says:

    Hey guys, thanks for responding my comment two or three podcasts ago. Enjoyed Adam Grant’s use of relating Foot Ball hooliganism and the Halloween Party. I am sure most of you (Or Mike) have already seen this.

    http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/editorial/2007-11-25

    Even though this issue is clear and out in the open, what are your suggestions to attract young anime fans and prevent the
    “Anime Industry of North America” from declining further?
    ~~~
    PS. A quick question to Adam Grant Hentai Lawyer in waiting, and Industry watcher James Austin. do you guys browse on 4chan? Be truthful….

  2. Skwerly says:

    re: “Anime Industry of North America” topic
    I think it’s quite the conversation-generating topic. (Okina, remember how the anipike chat went? i.e. importance of anime on TV)

    Other topic suggestion:
    Vocaloid Hatsune Miku and its popularity.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hatsune_Miku#Miku_Hatsune
    http://www.theotaku.com/news/view/japan_has_miku_mania!/3176/
    and nendoroid!:
    http://www.goodsmile.info/products/gsc/2008/gsc0803-04.html
    sample:

    the sample that hurt my brain in an earworm way:

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