2 days ago it was announced that
What this means is both
Here’s what SONY says about
Animeis a growing area of importance for us at Sony Pictures Television. By combining these businesses, we immediately increase our global reach and expertise in [subscription] VOD, theatrical, home video, merchandising, events and more.”
It’s all about access
In 2019 Sony Pictures bought
They also own Wakanim and Madman
And with the latest merging of
That also means Aniplex’s catalogue will be
Is this a BAD thing for the
Not too long ago in September,
And now with
There’s a reason why
Let’s get into that.
Why Fans Say
Funimation Merging With Aniplex Is A BAD Thing:
1. More censorship in the
anime industry and watered down shows
A LOT of
Of course we’re talking about
Remember Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid? Funimation censored that in more ways than some fans are aware of.
And not only that – a lot of this western censorship of
anime fans are ACTUALLY saying
Here are some responses from Reddit, YouTube and social media:
“Greater western control in
anime? Great I guess we should enjoy the time we have left B4 the Twinkle Town perverts destroy Manga& Anime!”
“basically news has come out that Aniplex and
Funimationare merging under the auspices of Sony. This is not going to end well.”
“Stay strong Japan, these disgusting maggots will ruin your
“The world is coming to an end
Funimationand Sony are gonna destroy anime.”
“A new age of 4kids is upon us. Dark times are ahead.”
The “general” theme is
So a lot of the
Funimation controversy, audio leaks and Vic Mignogna
Some of the biggest
A couple of voice actors recorded incest, derogatory comments on air behind the voices of Vegeta, Goku, and many other Dragon Ball characters.
The audio leaks are 10-15+ years old.
And in spite of all the controversy and drama,
Since then a lot of their VA’S (voice actors) have stirred up some controversy that’s separate from the audio leaks itself.
And then there’s the Vic Mignogna news
This by itself is one of the BIGGEST pieces of
Vic Mignogna, the voice actor for Broly in
A lot of the allegations hold no weight but the damage has already been done to Vig Mignogna’s career.
This is part of the reason tons of
It’s also why VERY few fans are optimistic about
3. Western politics, feminism and SJW culture
Japan doesn’t give a f*ck about social justice warriors, FAKE feminism and western politics.
The director behind
The same thing has happened with a lot of
The list goes on and on and on….
And that’s why fans believe
Funimation merging with Aniplex is a “BAD” thing
With all this censorship in the west in general, and FAKE feminists who point fingers at anything they consider “offensive”, the future of
- What happens if
Funimationbecomes powerfulenough to influence animein Japan?
- How will Japan respond?
animeeventually become watered down by political correctness?
- What will become of
animeas we know it because of SJW culture?
At the moment, we have nothing to worry about. SJW’S don’t have a leg to stand on. Japan controls
That’s how it should stay.
But as far as
What are your thoughts?