Right Stuf's Anime Today Anime Iowa Special Interviews with Studio Capsule's Emily DeJesus, Actors Greg Ayres and Robert Axelrod, and Fans

Aug 29th 2009
“If you like Kannagi,” China, Q&A, reviews, contests and more in episode 100!

GRIMES, IA, August 28, 2009 – Anime producer and mega-online anime retailer Right Stuf, Inc. is pleased to present this year's Anime Iowa 2009 special – featuring new interviews with convention guests, including Robert Axelrod, Greg Ayres and Studio Capsule's Emily DeJesus, chats with cosplayers and convention attendees, and more – all in episode 100 of ANIME TODAY!

Also in episode 100 of ANIME TODAY:
Chad shares “What's Hot” in the world of anime and manga.
Shawne tells fans about the deals they can find during RightStuf.com's “fall frenzy,” in-stock clearance sale.
Rich and Nick announce the latest Year of the Otaku winners (and new weekly contest) and unveil a new contest for a limited-edition Fruits Basket print from FUNimation.
Rich provides a rundown of upcoming conventions, courtesy of AnimeCons.com.
Christy offers recommendations to fans of the television series Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens in a new “If…/Then” segment.
Judy tackles a new Q&A question about Japan's perceptions of manga fans compared to anime fans.
Listen to musical clips from the JapanFiles.com CD Sweet my way by China.
And finally, ANIME TODAY highlights some of the newest fan reviews from RightStuf.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.rightstuf.com and www.animetoday.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 fans, talk with ANIME TODAY listeners, submit your suggestions for future episodes and more at the new ANIME TODAY forums: http://www.rightstuf.com/ubbthreads/ .

Follow ANIME TODAY on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/animetoday .

Find Right Stuf on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/rightstuf .

ABOUT ANIME TODAY
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

ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Currently celebrating its 22nd year in business, 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 RightStuf.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, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Maria Watches Over Us, ARIA and Gakuen Alice, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit www.rightstuf.com and www.nozomient.com.

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