Hayao Miyazaki talk about his emotion

Kokurikozaka Kara

Before Kokurikozaka Kara the theme song made at the meeting, Hayao Miyazakisaid the March 11 earthquake occurred in eastern Japan, “For many people who are in now can not be buried, lost part of the territory of the country make the animation this matter, I was deeply conscious. Although it is now in the exploration stage of development of civilization, but now is not the time emphasizing on the culture.”

After the “311 earthquake”, the Japanese planned outage so that the Kokurikozaka Kara production experienced a lot of trouble, often during the day and power outages, to the production staff to begin work at night, so in order to catch up with production schedules, they often work overtime at night.

Hayao Miyazaki said: “This is not the fantasy production of the period. So we are not suitable for making games. Now is the time to make living human”. The same as the planning is “to say that major events can stand the test of time, not to do it now. The demand for sea is essential for the future.” Miyazaki style incentives also issued that: “Japan is the state of grace by nature, even encountered such a thing, is a country with good benefits.” In addition, Ghibli has also revealed that donations for the earthquake affected areas, but did not disclose the specific amount of donation.

Are you the OTAKU? Part Ⅱ-Behaviour

As yesterday we talk about the consumption of OTAKU, today we will continue this topic. Do you like testing? So come on!

1. Have the habit of taking bag, and there always have one or more comic books in it.

2. When your friends hang out with your friends and feel boring, they will borrow comics from you.

3. When you meet with your friends, they will ask you “do you have the new comic books” each time.

4. You often have one PS on your bag.

5. Have one or more comic records CD or MD in your bag; or over half of your music on you ipod is related to the cartoon.

6. You used to listen the ACG radio play.

7. Over half of your music is related to the cartoon or TV games.

8. Your sound equipment has used to play animation, games and relative music of all its service time.

9 Half of the web sites you browsing are related to the ACG, including the Doujin sites.

10. Used to watching comics by the Pocket PC on public area.

11. Over 100G capacities of your disk are about to the comics’ pictures, Doujin pictures.

12. Pile up hundred of books or items which related to the ACG, and it last over 3 months.

13. Over 5 game hosts at home.

14. Have one or more ACG poster posting on your wall, and the left over 20.

15. When you want to find one ACG item, this item will disappear, but when you cleaning, this item will appear. This phenomenon was called “space quartic element”.

16. Every cleaning you will find some precious and disappeared ACG items.

17. Your parents always warm you to clear up these items; otherwise, they will lose them.

18. Treat these comic collection as your life, and prohibit anyone touch them except your co-religionists.

19. Sometimes,, you afraid these books will kill you when occur an earthquake strikes.

20. Like to record the animation when watch it, and do not cut ads.

21. The animation videotape over 20, or the DVD-R over 50.

22. Once try watch one animation over 20 episodes at a time.

23. One of over animation have been watched for 3 times.

24. Have no resistance with those words: First Neowing, Order Neowing, Global limited distribution.

25. Go to the comics shop twice a week or more, even though you have no plans for the consumption.

26. Go to the animation commodities shop twice a week or more, even though you have no plans for the consumption.

27. Go to the model shop twice a week or more, even though you have no plans for the consumption.

28. You will find the ACG, model shops at first when you come to strange places.

29. Once tried watching animation over half an hour stand at the shop’s door.

30. The clerks of ACG, model shops are familiar to you.

31. Find some like-minded peoples at these ACG shops, and even talk about the topics over one hours.

32. Compare the films or TV plays with the ACG works constantly.

33. The most places you have gone are the ACG. Model shops each you go to the Japan.

34. Know the detailed info about the Video game shops, Doujinshi shops.

35. The baggage usually overweight for the comics books.

36. Have joined the cosplay activities.

37. Have made of the Doujinshi related to ACG.

38. Have been to the komike or TV game exhibition, and each time over one day.