'Otaku-Verse Zero' Invades Toy Company Bandai in Episode SevenJan 11th 2011
Tokyo, Japan, January 11. 2011 – Yuu Asakawa (voice actress, K-ON!!, Girl's Bravo) and Patrick Macias (Editor, Otaku USA magazine) are the featured hosts of Otaku-Verse Zero, a new English language series from web TV network K'zStation.
Updated weekly and filmed in Tokyo, Otaku-Verse Zero aims to bring “otaku all over the universe” fun and lively coverage of anime, manga, and Japanese pop culture.
In episode seven, now available for viewing on-line, Patrick sneaks into Japanese toy company Bandai's corporate headquarters in Tokyo. In addition to surveying a rare collection of items from Ultraman, Space Battleship Yamato, and Mazinger Z, Patrick sits down to talk with Adam Newman from Bandai Collectors Toy Department to talk about new products. Meanwhile, back at the studio, Yuu is moved to confesses her love for Tamagotchi digital pets and Kinnikuman eraser toys .
Otaku-Verse Zero can be viewed for free on-line at www.kzstation.com/ovz/.
Based in Tokyo, Japan, K'zStation is a web TV channel that provides original content to two million viewers a month. Their programming features some of Japan's top comedians, voice actors, and idols including SKE48. For more information, visit www.kzstation.com/.