Fun With Numbers: September 2014 US Amazon Data (Initial Numbers)

August was a boring month as far as high-powered releases go. September is not, and there are a couple of series (particularly the Steins Gate combo pack hovering around 1500 with 4 weeks to go and the second half of Attack on Titan) which figure to have a pretty decent chance of making the US BD charts and providing really useful data. 4 solid datapoints wouldn’t be much, but it’s a lot better than 2. I could get more pumped about that if one of the release titles due out this month weren’t straight-up false advertising.

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Via Anime Insider: Robotech – The Shadow Chronicles (February 2007)

An article covering various aspects of the Robotech sequel, including interviews with director Tommy Yune and VA Tony Oliver.

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Via Newtype USA: Carl Macek (August 2003)

Carl Macek, creator of Robotech, talks about his production philosophy and what he views as compatibility issues between American and Japanese, as well dubbing Aura Battler Dunbine and the nuances of ‘old’ and ‘new’ when it comes to anime.

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