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Scattered Cels Podcast #2

This week, Ray and I tackle the Haruhi licensing and the depredations of viral marketing, Japanese Academy Award nominations, and review School Rumble! Notes/Errata Kadokawa…

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Posted in Editorials

The Phenomenon of Haruhi Suzumiya

It’s strange how badly companies want to emulate, through viral marketing, the natural process that is “word of mouth.” What makes “word of mouth” marketing…

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Posted in Anime Reviews

Review: Welcome to the NHK!

I couldn’t help but notice that a lot of recent anime have been about, or targeted directly to, otaku. Genshiken and Comic Party are about…

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Welcome to the NHK 23

Impressions Though the show comes to an end with the next episode, I still marvel over how far it has come since it started. Today…

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Scattered Cels Podcast #1

The first episode of the Scattered Cels Podcast is here! My co-host, Raymond Hu, reports in from Taiwan, while I’m here in the United States….

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Scattered Cels Now Open!

Hi everyone! This is the official opening post of a new anime blog, “Scattered Cels.” I hope you enjoy reading the reviews and commentary on…

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