Right Stuf's Anime Today Interviews Anna Morrow, the Voice of “Honoka” in The Third

Plus Valentine's & White Days, Swinging Popsicles, contests & more in episode 60!

GRIMES, IA, February 15, 2008 – Anime producer and mega-online anime retailer Right Stuf, Inc. is pleased to welcome Anna Morrow – the voice of “Honoka” in THE THIRD: THE GIRL WITH THE BLUE EYE – to episode 60 of ANIME TODAY.

In this new interview, Morrow talks about how she recently got her start in the world of anime voice acting, her first big role as the heroine and the lead character of THE THIRD, and what sets “Honoka” apart from all the other characters she's played.

Also in episode 60 of ANIME TODAY:

- Chad tells listeners “What's Hot” in the world of anime and manga.

- Shawne reminds fans about the “Sensational Savings” on titles from Manga Entertainment.

- Kris and Judy talk about Valentine's Day and White Day in the “Anime and Gamers!' Guide.”

- Rich and Nick announce the winners of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles contest and remind listeners about the contest for a New York Anime Festival souvenir package.

- Marie checks out the shoujo fantasy manga Shugo Chara! by Peach-Pit.

- Judy-sensei gets sentimental in the newest Japanese 101 lesson.

- Rich and Nick provide a rundown of upcoming conventions, courtesy of AnimeCons.com.

- Marie fields a listener's question about manga for younger teen (and “tween”) readers.

- Listen to musical clips from the recent JapanFiles.com release, Go on by Swinging Popsicles.

- And finally, ANIME TODAY highlights some of the newest fan reviews from Right Stuf.com visitors.

Have a question about anime and manga? Want to comment on one of the podcast's segments? Call our Anime Today Hotline at 1-800-338-6827, ext. 7424. You may hear yourself on a future episode of Anime Today!

Visit www.Right Stuf.com for this episode, as well as an archive of all ANIME TODAY episodes and extended liner notes. Listeners can also download and subscribe to ANIME TODAY via the Apple iTunes Music Store.

Meet other ANIME TODAY listeners, submit your suggestions for future episodes and more at the official ANIME TODAY forums at AnimeOnDVD.com: (http://www.animeondvd.com/forum/showforum.php?fid/57/).

Visit ANIME TODAY on MySpace at http://www.myspace.com/animetoday.

Released every other week, ANIME TODAY is the first commercially-produced podcast aimed at enthusiasts of Japanese animation and comics (“anime” and “manga”). Each episode features fresh content and gives listeners a glimpse into what's new and what's hot in the world of anime and manga. Segments include reviews of titles from all major anime studios, insights into the industry from anime producers, tips on traveling to and around Japan, interaction with listeners, contests, prizes and more.

“If you're into anime and what's happening in the anime market then this is the podcast for you!”
- User review on iTunes

Founded in 1987, Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation ("anime") industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, in general, through its online storefront at Right Stuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications.

Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf's production division, is dedicated to the highest quality releases. True to the Japanese word that inspired its name, Nozomi's focus is on “what fans want.” By focusing on a limited number of anime properties each year, the Nozomi production team ensures each release receives the care and attention to detail it deserves.

From anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars, Ninja Nonsense, To Heart and The Third: The Girl with the Blue Eye, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit www.Right Stuf.com and www.nozomient.com.

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