Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – Behind-the-Scenes Story of “The World’s Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat” (ft. Masafumi Tamura, Katsuhiko Takayama, Satoshi Motonaga) – Notes

Credit: Peggy Sue Wood | @pswediting About the Event This panel at Crunchyroll Expo 2021 features exclusive behind-the-scene info from the staff of “The World’s Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat,” Masafumi Tamura, Katsuhiko Takayama, and Satoshi Motonaga. This is NOT a perfect transcription of the panel. It is a close transcription, with some cuts in the dialogue. Still, I have … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – Behind-the-Scenes Story of “The World’s Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat” (ft. Masafumi Tamura, Katsuhiko Takayama, Satoshi Motonaga) – Notes

Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – Mangamo Industry Panel – Notes

Credit: Peggy Sue Wood | @pswediting Introduction to Service Mangamo.com was made to be an affordable and accessible platform for consumers, but also one supportive of manga creators. It currently has more than 20 publisher partners from around the world! There are no ads, the subscription cost is only $5/ month at present. The list of available content is continuing to grow and the app … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – Mangamo Industry Panel – Notes

Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – So You Wanna Be a Vtuber!? – Notes

Credit: Peggy Sue Wood | @pswediting What is a Vtuber? Vtubers are “an online entertainer who use a virtual avatar generated using computer graphics and motion capture software or technology. A digital trend that originated in Japan in the mid-2010s, a majority of VTubers are Japanese-speaking YouTubers or live streamers who use anime-inspired avatar designs. By 2020, there were more than 10,000 active VTubers” (Wikipedia) … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – So You Wanna Be a Vtuber!? – Notes

Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – VTubing!! Get a Glimpse into the Life of Independent VTubing! – Notes

Credit: Peggy Sue Wood | @pswediting​ What is a Vtuber? Vtubers are “an online entertainer who use a virtual avatar generated using computer graphics and motion capture software or technology. A digital trend that originated in Japan in the mid-2010s, a majority of VTubers are Japanese-speaking YouTubers or live streamers who use anime-inspired avatar designs. By 2020, there were more than 10,000 active VTubers” (Wikipedia) … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – VTubing!! Get a Glimpse into the Life of Independent VTubing! – Notes

Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – Industry Panel – Notes

Credit: Peggy Sue Wood | @pswediting Anime Releases “One Piece” – Wano Country Arc On-Going Series – 1,000th episode coming this year!! Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_98K4_6UQ0&ab_channel=animelab “Tokyo Revengers” On-Going series, Released 11 April 2021 (Spring 2021 Season) Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=idlLFNNpZiI&t=70s&ab_channel=CrunchyrollCollection “To Your Eternity/Fumetsu no Anata e” On-Going series, Released 12 April 2021 (Spring 2021 Season) Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJg6BeGxl-c&ab_channel=CrunchyrollCollection “Remake Our Life!” / “Bokutachi no Remake” Released 3 July 2021 … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2021 – Industry Panel – Notes

Crunchyroll Expo 2020 – [The Importance of] Worldbuilding in Anime – Notes!

By: Jenna Morgan | @jkmorgan-media 2:00 PM – 2:45 PM (PDT) |  Saturday 5 September 2020 – 4 pm to 4:45 pm central Panel Description: Have you ever had an anime just whisk you away to another world? Somewhere that not only felt real, but somehow, more than that? Anime has the power to craft a reality beyond what’s possible in our own, but how … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2020 – [The Importance of] Worldbuilding in Anime – Notes!

Crunchyroll Expo 2020 – GKIDS INDUSTRY PANEL – Notes!

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM (PDT) |  Friday 4 September 2020 – 5:30 pm to 6 pm central Panel Description: GKIDS, New York-based producer and distributor of award-winning, international animation, including Makoto Shinkai’s WEATHERING WITH YOU and Studio TRIGGER’S PROMARE, discusses their upcoming titles and shares insights on film distribution for feature animation in a changing world. Featuring: Dave Jesteadt, Erica Chon, Chance Huskey | … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2020 – GKIDS INDUSTRY PANEL – Notes!

Crunchyroll Expo 2020 – KODANSHA COMICS X YEN PRESS SHOWDOWN! – Recommended Watch!

LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_5Ok9MbFHIo&ab_channel=KodanshaComics Aired: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (PDT) |  Saturday 5 September 2020 Panel Description: An epic battle between two powerhouse manga publishers is about to begin! Watch as the manga experts from Kodansha Comics (Misaki Kido / Tomo Tran) & Yen Press (Mark De Vera / Wendy Chan), go head-to-head in a manga recommendation showdown to decide the strongest, raddest, and most exciting manga … Continue reading Crunchyroll Expo 2020 – KODANSHA COMICS X YEN PRESS SHOWDOWN! – Recommended Watch!

The Summer of Online Anime Cons – Review!

By: Peggy Sue Wood | @peggyseditorial​ OKAY. This review has been way overdue, but in my defense, I wanted to wait until Summer was officially over, and for me, that meant the Crunchyroll Expo needed to happen before making this post. So let’s get into it: This summer, in addition to the Big Three Anime Weekend (where people could attend Anime Expo Lite, Funimation Con … Continue reading The Summer of Online Anime Cons – Review!

Anime List from “History of Mecha: The 80s”

nosanime: As promised, here are two lists for you related to “History of Mecha Pt. 2: The 80s”.  The first list covers all of the anime we mentioned during the course of the panel and in the order in which they were mentioned.  The second, longer list below is the one which includes everything in the applicable decades that fit into our determinate factors for … Continue reading Anime List from “History of Mecha: The 80s”