Hanasaku Iroha, episode 1-2 were totally excruciating. The most repugnant anime I’ve ever seen. Continue reading Hanasaku Iroha, exploitation of precariat
Here’s our interview with BENI, a J-pop singer who has done anime openings for “Eyeshield 21” and “Major.” Her last album, Lovebox, topped the Oricon charts. Born and raised in San Diego in her early years, she speaks perfect American English–no translation needed for this video!
Note about the MELL video: the first version should be up in a couple of hours. There were some processing issues.
These are the official pictures from our triumphant press junket yesterday. Captions are coming soon, but in order, the guests include:
- Toshihiro Kawamoto
- Yuu Asakawa
- Danny Choo
- Rei Hiroe
- Eden of the East production team (Kenji Kamiyama, Tomohiko Ishii, Satoru Nakamura)
- Masakazu Morita
- Michael Lattanzio (CEO of SPJA)