News Viz VP, Robotech Sequel Helmer, Rising Stars of Manga Interviewed
posted on 2007-09-13 08:18 EDT
The comic retailer news site ICv2 has posted a three-part interview with Viz Media Senior Vice President Liza Coppola on the state of the North American manga and anime industries, and the company's plans for its franchises. The Space Station Liberty podcast is hosting a live call-in show with Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles co-director Tommy Yune and Palladium Books co-founder Kevin Siembieda on Friday at 10:00 p.m. ET. Sweatdrop Studios' September podcast features six finalists of Tokyopop's Rising Stars of Manga: UK & Ireland competitions.
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