OTDT Roundabout 16 February 2015

Warm yourself up with a week’s worth of otaku news.

-The Trans-Pacific Partnership has been a long-standing issue among potential member nations. One of the possible points of contention is copyright law, one that Ken Akamtasu isn’t a fan of.

-The most successful Kickstarter ever is…a board game.

-Japan’s film industry has apparently become such a morass that movie makers are reaching out to China for assistance.

-Some of the wonderful and weird from WonFes.

-Do you know what’s better than chocolate? Chocolate Everything.

-Finally, a challenge: Name these protagonists.

While you chew on that, here’s some of the week’s finest OTDT:

That’s all from last week. Stay warm, friends.

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