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Yutaka “Yamakan” Yamamoto Declares Bankruptcy

Earlier today, Tokyo law firm Mizunokuchi Law posted a notice stating that anime director Yutaka “Yamakan” Yamamoto filed for bankruptcy. The case was filed in the Tokyo district court on March 4. The filing attests that Yamamoto’s bankruptcy is due primarily to holding company Ultra Super Pictures Co., Ltd. The firm currently owes 100 million […]

By Samantha Ferreira

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That Time I Saw Nagito Komaeda At Whole Foods

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