In terms of numbers of TV productions, the anime business is burning on all cylinder. In terms of that translating to health of the studios producing all that anime, no so much. Public TV broadcaster NHK's Oikonomiya examined the industry found that one out of four anime studios is experiencing net losses. More after the jump.
It's been a rough year for many game companies, so Capcom isn't alone in reflecting on what went wrong and what can be done to fix it. Spurred by lower-than-projected sales for Resident Evil 6 and DmC Devil May Cry, Capcom is taking a long, hard look at what got them to this point, and where to go from here. Read on for more.
Since the collapse of the anime boom, English speaking anime fans have gotten a taste of Japanese consumer prices from distributors like Aniplex and Bandai Visual. But, wonder what Japanese consumers are paying for a spectrum of a season's major titles? See the results after the jump.