Anime Today Episode 3 Press Release



December 12, 2005 – The Right Stuf International announced today it has released the newest episode of ‘Anime Today’, the first ever commercial podcast dedicated to Japanese animation and manga. Anime Today has scored high with listeners, consistently rated as the top downloaded anime-related podcast from the Apple iTunes Music Store.

This episode, Chad returns with What's Hot in the World of Anime, plus news of a special Right Stuf box set available only at Best Buy. Right Stuf employees bring you reviews of Piano: The Melody of a Young Girl's Heart, and Ah! My Goddess – both shows featuring the work of Kosuke Fujishima. Shawne will be back with his Weekly Specials, our latest sale, and something fabulous we have coming up for Christmas. Then Kris and Judy continue their adventure in Japan with Anime and Gamer's guide to Japan. Finally, our production department joins us to continue to explore Piano and talk a little about this interesting series.

About Podcasting:

The term ‘Podcasting’ is a blend of Apple's ‘iPod’ and ‘broadcasting’, and is a blanket term used to describe a collection of technologies for automatically distributing audio and video programs over the internet via a publish and subscribe model. ‘Anime Today’ can be downloaded from the Apple iTunes Music Store and directly from the company's website at, and the podcast can be played on a variety of PC MP3 players and hand held devices, including the Apple iPod.

The ‘Anime Today’ podcast will be offered as new vehicle for delivering anime informational content and advertising direct to consumers focusing on today's latest news and insights on Japanese animation. Every other week, Anime Today's hosts, along with a team of special guests, bring listeners a glimpse into what's new and what's hot in the world of anime and manga! Each episode features reviews of titles from all major anime studios, along with a special insider's look at the anime industry from Right Stuf's own production team. Other segments include "The Anime and Gamer's Guide to Japan" and "Anime Today Q&A," where listeners can call in and leave their own questions on anime and Japanese culture! Plus, contests, information, special offers, and more!

The Right Stuf also offers a ‘Anime Trailers’ Video podcast, where consumers can subscribe to or download single video trailers of the company's releases to watch on their Ipod Video, through iTunes, or and other Quicktime-enabled player.

About The Right Stuf International

Founded in 1987, The Right Stuf International (“TRSI”) was one of the first players in the US Japanese Animation (“anime”) industry. Dedicated to producing the highest quality products, TRSI selects a limited number of anime titles to focus on each year. With a product line ranging from anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba, and Gigantor to the most modern comedies and dramas such as His or Her Circumstances, Comic Party, and Gravitation, TRSI produces quality anime for fans of all ages! To learn more about TRSI, visit us on the web at

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