committee

Why Anime Needs the Production Committee System You Hate

Production committees have become a hot topic within the anime fandom in recent years. Industry figures and animators have blamed all of the industry’s financial ills on the committees and fans have demonized the system. There’s a cartoonish image of committees. They consist of corporations that don’t care about anime and just want to suck up profits while …

Why Anime Needs the Production Committee System You HateRead More »

Tokyo Olympics committee head: Manga parade would be good for opening ceremonies, but not kabuki

Chairman singles out two aspects of Japanese traditional culture that people of other nations “wouldn’t understand.” The Olympics are an athletic competition, but there seems to be as much bated anticipation regarding what Tokyo has planned for the opening ceremony for the 2020 Summer Games as there is for any individual sporting event. While this …

Tokyo Olympics committee head: Manga parade would be good for opening ceremonies, but not kabukiRead More »

Scroll to Top