Tag Archives: Industry

Ford Reveals the 1995 Ford Escort as the Street Car for Millennials

Falling behind its competitors in the automotive space in recent years, the Ford Motor Company announced that it would begin refocusing efforts to revamp its current lineup of vehicles. Ford…

President Trump Pushes for Trade War on Japanese Imports

In a recent tweet, Trump criticized the United States ongoing trade deficits with Japan. Historically, the United States has imported significantly more goods from Japan than it has exported. Trump…

“Other” Completes Dramatic Sweep of Crunchyroll Anime Awards

LOS ANGELES, CA — The capacity crowd was reduced to a stunned silence as various write-in candidates completed a shocking sweep of the categories at the second annual Crunchyroll Awards….

Fan Buys a Single Piece of Anime Merchandise, Gets Bragging Rights for Supporting the Industry

BOSTON, MA — Brian Gant has been watching anime for years now, and finally decided to invest into his hobby by buying a JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Nendoroid for a grand…

‘Boruto’ Production Staff Outsources Animation to Fiverr

Studio Pierrot, the production studio behind popular anime series Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, turned a few heads this week with the announcement that the studio would begin to hire freelance…

Anime Industry Accidentally Releases All Decent Cute Shows in One Season

Producers in the anime industry are scrambling after the realization that they had accidentally released all of the actually good “cute” shows all in one season. While the anime industry…

New “Otaku Cannon” Project Allows Fans to Shoot Money Directly at Anime Creators

Tokyo Otaku Mode announced the launch of a new project earlier today that will allow fans to directly support the production of anime. The project, called Otaku Cannon, will allow…

Amazon Discontinues Anime Strike, Focuses on Global Domination Instead

Amazon announced this week the discontinuation of their Anime Strike video service, the company’s $5 monthly subscription service that allowed users to stream great anime series such as Himouto! Umaru-chan…

Somali Pirates Hijack Blu-Ray Shipments, Release Fansubs

For many years, pirate activity off the coast of Somalia has rendered the region dangerous for commercial vessels. As security measures have increased, the capture and ransoming of ships has…