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AyaCon 2013 Industry Panel

Live blog of the industry panel.

16:00:37

Someone asked about a sub release of the phoenix wright live action, Andrew says he has heard something but can’t say and it’s not anyone on this panel.

15:58:26

I asked about whether the pal/ntsc thing was still an issue now that we have HD formats that are the same resolution. Andrew says it’s mostly a non issue for him.

15:55:07

If Australia can release a title then it increases the chance of a UK release.

15:54:13

Someone has asked what Australia’s relationship is with UK anime companies.

15:53:15

Someone has asked about titles from other Asian countries, Andrew says he doesn’t see why not. Jeremy says that animation from other territories can make it to the UK.

15:51:20

Someone asked about Anime Sols and Daisuki in terms of business models, Andrew has a few comments about that and Jeremy thinks it is a cool idea but is not really going to work.

15:47:49

Andrew has an aside that he thinks Kill la kill is going to be really good.

15:46:33

Some one asked about kickstarter given that things like Little Witch Academia and Kick Heart were successful on that platform.

15:42:40

Jeremy is talking about how television channels are not interested in taking anime any more.

15:40:58

Andrew says that he is having to be much more selective about what he licenses.

15:39:44

Someone asked about the schedule for Scotland Loves Anime, Andrew said it will be finalised in the next couple of months.

15:37:39

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