News Anime on Usenet in 1985
posted on 2002-05-08 21:51 EDT
Could this be the first ever Anime related post on Usenet? Former Editor in chief Isaac Alexander sent us this little gem and even though it's not news, we just had to post it. UPDATE: Actually, no, the first post about anime at all appears to be from here, and due to the dating, even earlier USENet posts appear to have existed on the topic, but were simply not recorded in Google's archives.
Hisashi Eguchi's boxing manga got a short movie treatment back in 1990, but does it hold up?