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Win Street Fighter: Assassin's Fist
MVM announce new Q1 releases

MVM announce new Q1 releases
Fresh from MCM Expo
Amazon confirms UK release of Samurai Bride

Amazon confirms UK release of Samurai Bride
Coming to DVD and Blu-ray in late January
Anime Limited license Short Peace for UK release

Anime Limited license Short Peace for UK release
Already available on Blu-ray from Bandai Namco
Anime Limited license Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo
Animator Keiichiro Kimura launches Go! Samurai Kickstarter campaign
MCM London Comic Con October 2014 schedule and show guide released
Animax UK to stream TERRA FORMARS this autumn

Animax UK to stream TERRA FORMARS this autumn
First autumn announcement from the service
New Releases - October 20th 2014

New Releases - October 20th 2014
Gurren Lagann, Devil Survivor 2, The Princess and the Pilot

Director Satoshi Kon passes away


Director Satoshi Kon passes away

Posted 24/08/2010


This is breaking news just coming in as I type this, emanating from the Twitter account of GAINAX's Yasuhiro Takeda and later confirmed by Madhouse's Masao Maruyama via the Otakon committee, but the renowned and much-admired anime director Satoshi Kon passed away from pancreatic cancer yesterday at the age of 46.

During his life, Kon was responsible for a numer of high-profile animated efforts featuring his distinctive themes and styles, not least the movies Perfect Blue and Paprika, as well as the Paranoia Agent television series.

I'm sure it goes without saying that Satoshi Kon's influence will be immensely missed by anime fans around the world, and our thoughts go out to his friends and family with this tragic news.







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