Phew. Musou_Mitai is watching now, translation is in progress and this week’s episode should be out with our usual efficiency, provided Musou_Mitai doesn’t lose time to one of those annoying scheduled blackouts that have been going on in Tokyo since the earthquake.
UPDATE: They just had a 6.1 in Ibaraki, NE of Tokyo. Musou_Mitai, the dedicated motherfucker he is, worked right through the stuff rattling around his apartment.
Divine over at Random Curiosity has put together a list of the status of various shows this season that I found quite useful, you can find it here.
Greetings from a confused Tokyo. I know a lot of you out there are probably disappointed that anime has basically stopped for the last few days, but I’m sure you can find something else to do to fill your time while we wait (hint: try reading a book).
I realized I’ve been having Obsidian_TK do all the updates lately, so I figured I should make a post about my situation.
Official word from NHK is that Bakuman 23 has been delayed (obviously), and that they will announce the new air time on their blag at some point in the future. We’ll keep you up to date.
As many of you probly know, there was a massive earthquake and tsunami in The Land of Anime today, so things are pretty crazy. Musou_Mitai teaches English at a school in Tokyo, and he’s still stuck there since the trains aren’t running at the moment (at the time of writing this post, it’s about 9:30 PM over there). He’ll certainly be able to get home sometime tonight or tomorrow, but we’re both worried that the airing of anime may be delayed by the crazy shaking ground.
Hopefully Bakuman will be on schedule, and if it is, we’ll be translating it in our usual timely fashion, but if there are any TV schedule changes, we’ll keep you up to date!
UPDATE x2: Episode should have started 10 minutes ago, but all the channels are showing a speech about the state of the nuclear power plants in Fukushima. Still nothing on the official wobsite regarding a new air time, but I guess we should be more worried about peoples’ lives T_T;;
For manga readers, Musou_Mitai is crying like Hiramaru: “I get a weekend to reeeeeeest!”