Via Anime Insider: NBA/Tokyopop Media Deals (August 2004)

This article details a very weird tie-in between Tokyopop and the NBA that totally¬†happened, as well as corporate sponsorship for viz’s shonen jump.

I mean, I like the NBA, and I love manga, but I don’t know what the market is here. They made 12 volumes, though, so maybe that actually did well?

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