ANNCast
Jump Around

by Zac Bertschy, Jan 25th 2013


ANNCast 144 - Jump Around

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Weekly Shonen Jump is now simultaneously released in Japan and America, and we've got editor-in-chief Andy Nakatani and Team Jump editors Urian Brown and Misaki Kido to chat about it! We cover the digital magazine's production, the threat of piracy and much more!

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NSFW Language Warning: Yeah, some cursin'.

ANNCast Episode 144 Breakdown

00:30 Andy Nakatani, Urian Brown and Misaki Kido introduction and their early days at Viz

09:50 The end of Print Shonen Jump

19:00 Weekly Shonen Jump's production process

23:20 WSJ's demographics

31:40 One Piece and why it just never quite hit here very hard

35:40 Twitter time!

And that's it! See you next week.

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Theme Song: "Bucharest" by The New Division. Check them out on iTunes!

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