Japanese Otaku Awards' 'Girl's Side' Winners Announced
posted on by Egan Loo
The "Japan Otaku Awards 2009 Girl's Side" were announced on February 7. These honors are essentially the female counterparts to the Japan Otaku Awards, a self-described "event of the otaku, by the otaku, for the otaku" to commemorate the things, people, and events that left a lasting impression on the otaku world in the past year.
Grand PrixSamurai Sentai Shinkenger (live-action special-effects series)
Masumi Kurata AwardAruku Harubaru (boys-love manga creator)
Yumiko Watanabe AwardMiracle Train ~Ōedo-sen e Yōkoso~ (anime)
Orie Morizumi AwardNintama Rantaro (manga/anime-based musical)
The male Japan Otaku Awards were announced by a panel of six judges on January 11.