The first cross-industry anti-piracy measures for manga and anime
The Content Overseas Distribution Association (CODA) today published a press release about their booth and exhibits for the Manga-Anime Guardians Project at the upcoming Anime Japan 2015 event. The project was launched by CODA and Japanese government's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) on July 28, 2014, as the first cross-industry anti-piracy measures for manga and anime.
The release reports a part of the result of the project's anti-piracy operation since last August.
Five months from August 1, 2014
Delete target sites:
Manga: online reading sites, strage sites, torrent sites
Anime: UGC sites (video sharing sites, video posting sites), strage sites, reach sites, torrent sites
Manga: deleted 447,096 files from 577 titles, achieved 60% delete rate
Anime: deleted 264,601 files from 90 titles, acheived 89 % delete rate
More specific data will be reported in their talk session at 10:50 am on March 22, having SKE48/Nogizaka46
member Rena Matsui as a special guset. Also, visitors who take a photo in front of the big panel of the
collaboration illustration at their booth will receive an original clear file of the same art.
Collaboration illustration image
Source: press release