Posts Tagged: anime


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Line seeks to emulate Hello Kitty with an empire of cute

A look at how one chat app could provide a blueprint for Japan's cultural resurgence.

  • July 15, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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5 entrepreneurial inspirations from Japanese anime

Achieving success as an entrepreneur anywhere is a challenge, so while I could understand the appeal of targeting Silicon Valley, there are ...

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 12:58 pm
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Isayama’s “Attack On Titan” Announced For The 3DS

Fans of the critically acclaimed Attack on Titan series will be thrilled to hear that their beloved franchise is heading to the Nintendo 3DS...

  • August 8, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Microsoft Partners with Japan’s NTT Docomo on LTE Windows 8 Tablets

As we mentioned yesterday, Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Windows 8 got off to a bit of a rocky start in Japan recently. A few unfortunate ...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Startup Ships You Cool Japanese Toys for a Monthly Subscription

Sugo Toys Japan is a new service that allows users to buy a new toy from Japan each month. It capitalizes on the popularity of Japanese mang...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 10:08 am
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Top Ten Baidu Searches in China Last Week

Here’s what the hot topics have been on Baidu search this past week: NBA Live Broadcast- The NBA Finals are underway and Chinese viewe...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 1:00 am
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Japan to criminalize possession of child porn – but will exempt manga, anime, and video games

Japan remains one of the few developed countries in the world where possession of child pornography isn’t a punishable offense. That is ex...

  • June 12, 2014
  • at 3:09 pm
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Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind

Nintendo 3DS: Attack on Titan game on screenshots, game details and launch date released

Details, screenshots and launch date are released as Attack on Titan hits the Nintendo 3DS with Attack on Titan: The Last Wings of Mankind

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Tokyo Otaku Mode Launches News Page, Approaches 10 Million Facebook Likes

Japan-based Tokyo Otaku Mode turned many heads over the past year, mostly because of its enormous fan base on its Facebook page, which now t...

  • January 18, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Tokyo Otaku Mode and the Facebook Strategy

There has been a lot of buzz around Japan-based Tokyo Otaku Mode recently. The startup aims to curate content (mostly photos so far) focusin...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Tudou Partners with TV Tokyo to Bring More Japanese Anime to China

We were surprised to hear a few weeks back that Chinese video site Tudou (NASDAQ:TUDO) was reporting a net profit of 52 million RMB ($8.2 mi...

  • November 29, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Chinese Animation Studio Brings Kung-fu Cooking Girls To YouTube

China’s animated films don’t often get much attention, with anime-nation Japan sitting right next door enjoying most of the glob...

  • June 7, 2011
  • at 5:04 pm
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