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The widely held belief that the Haruhi franchise is a spent force seems to have been shattered by the news that the latest novel in the series, “The Surprise of Haruhi Suzumiya” (Suzumiya Haruhi no Kyougaku), has sold a record 341,000 copies.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 4, 2011 18:38

    Final revival and sure miss a lot leaving this for 2 days lol so many posts... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 4, 2011 11:33

    Funny thing is... the Aya-haters LIVE for Aya updates. What kind of sick obsession is that? IF YOU DON'T LIKE HER, DON'T FOLLOW HER. I am surprised that her publicist hasn't advised her to quit twitter.... More


K-ON! Gets Ishihara Seal of Approval

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The 2011 Tokyo Anime Fair has seen fit to grant a damning Ishihara seal of approval to K-ON!, an insult if ever there were one.

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  • Anonymous commented on March 8, 2011 07:15

    Justin Bieber is actually pretty talented. Do not let the zealous fans make you turn a blind eye on his talent. Of course, I don't like the music his producers are making him sing, but... More

  • Sorachanmine commented on March 7, 2011 00:42

    K-ONTARDS lol good one... More


Ishihara Begs Boycotters to Return to TAF

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It has emerged that Tokyo governor, manga ban proponent and prominent rape novelist Shintaro Ishihara has sent letters to ten of the publishers now boycotting the Tokyo International Anime Fair, which he chairs, begging them to relent and return to the fold.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 30, 2012 08:13

    Young people of Japan: Either vote or shut the fuck up when old people turn your country to shit.... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 23, 2011 04:32

    eat shit ra!!... More


Kadokawa: “Ishihara’s Remarks are Discrimination!”

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Top manga publisher Kadokawa’s president has spoken out against Tokyo’s impending manga ban in no uncertain terms, accusing Ishihara of discrimination and comparing his his actions to those of Japan’s wartime secret police.

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  • Anonymous commented on February 17, 2011 14:44

    here's me thinking that if a mangaka wants to keep his manga running minus profit, he'll just turn it into a webcomic instead..... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 17, 2011 06:59

    HAHAHAHAHAhaahaha.. wait you're not joking?... More


Anime Industry Has An ACE Up Its Sleeve

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Not content with a devastating boycott of the Tokyo International Anime Fair, the anime industry has announced it will be holding a new event, the “Anime Contents Expo,” on the very same day as TAF and in neighbouring Chiba’s Makuhari Messe.

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  • Anonymous commented on March 2, 2011 06:21

    That would be awesome. For now I just hope the Japanese moetards keep away from TAF.... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 18, 2011 10:39

    A beating is NOT enough. A thousand deaths cannot atone for his wanton sacrilege!... More


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The latest instalment in the increasingly moribund Haruhi series, The Surprise of Haruhi Suzumiya, has finally been dated.

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  • Anonymous commented on December 27, 2010 10:33

    The Masturbation of Haruhi Suzumiya", "The Tentacle Fun with Haruhi Suzumiya", "The Pregnancy of Haruhi Suzumiya"... I would buy all of them!... More

  • XxXFl0oD3RXxX commented on December 26, 2010 20:17

    Fina-FUCKING-lly! >:D... More


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The organisers of the Tokyo Anime Fair are reporting they will likely have to cancel the event after the anime industry pulled out in disgust at the Tokyo government’s hostility to them.

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  • Anonymous commented on January 10, 2011 10:23

    That's it, lets remember the song of twisted sister "We're not gonna take it" If in North America they want to outlaw automotive trends such as hot rods, classic customs and off road and there has... More

  • Anonymous commented on December 24, 2010 10:06

    might make for interesting manga material though..... More


Tokyo Anime Fair Before & After

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The helpful graphic above demonstrates the expected devastating effect of the anime industry’s boycott of the 2011 Tokyo International Anime Fair in protest against the Tokyo government’s campaign against manga.

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  • Anonymous commented on December 23, 2010 10:44

    what? even doraemon pull back?? is this fair gonna be okay? xD... More

  • Elliot R. Winslate commented on December 14, 2010 08:38

    10-4 to that, would like to see wikileaks leaks out his picture in a gay cabaret club or something, i REALLY want him to quit the office and sent to pasture out in the tundra... More


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10 publishers, including Kodansha, Shogakukan and Kadokawa, have announced they will have nothing to do with the Tokyo International Anime Fair due to the persecution the Tokyo government has been directing at them.

It now appears the event may as well be cancelled – if they are lucky Disney will show up, but not much else is left.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 14, 2012 01:36

    Ewww someone's going to have to go back and clean up Ishihara's old man diaper mess Look at what he is doing to the manga/anime industry! Freedom of speech pulverized! Will there be an increase of more... More

  • Anonymous commented on August 2, 2011 18:16

    You sir, win. Is it bad that I want some crazy otaku to go nuts on him?... More


Kadokawa to Boycott Tokyo Anime Fair Over Ishihara

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Japanese publishing giant Kadokawa has announced they intend to boycott the Tokyo International Anime Fair to protest against the Tokyo government’s extreme hostility towards the anime industry.

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  • Anonymous commented on August 8, 2011 00:21

    i wonder if astro boy counts as shota... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 10, 2011 12:32

    That's right. He's your typical Hinomaru-waving war-criminal-worshipping Nanjing-massacre-denying boob.... More


The Blu-ray Debut of Haruhi Suzumiya

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Haruhi’s Blu-ray debut sees her entire 28-episode anime packaged into an 8 disc set, even going so far as to include English language subtitles.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 15, 2010 17:46

    Yes, because there are only 8 episodes of Haruhi.... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 15, 2010 08:13

    Endles 8 Blue Ray? LOL... More


Strike Witches 2 “$50 an Episode”

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The pricing for the Strike Witches 2 discs has been announced, and even desperate lolicon are aghast at the pound of flesh demanded for each episode of government approved loli pantsu/nopan goodness.

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  • alidan commented on July 9, 2010 08:39

    you have never had a drm scheme have a confect with windows forcing a reinstall of windows than have you? if a hacker can easily remove drm and make the pirate version superior to the non... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 8, 2010 05:58

    @bloo The fact they are using this business model does not mean it's working as they think it is. It just means they aren't willing to seek out alternatives.... More


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