Studio Khara Sues Gainax for 100 Million Yen in Royalties

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Re: Studio Khara Sues Gainax for 100 Million Yen in Royalties

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Postby Ray » Fri Jun 23, 2017 12:45 pm

When your Animation Studio is so down in the dumps you have to sell tomatoes to make ends meet? You probably should have packed it in years ago.
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Postby Gendo'sPapa » Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:19 pm

Puts on my best Verbal Kint impression.

"And like that - poof - Gainax was gone."


...or not. Let's see if this is real & not just Yamaga bluffing to appear in control.
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-23/gainax-begins-uru-in-blue-anime-film-production-this-month/.117938

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Postby Guy Nacks » Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:11 am

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Gendo'sPapa wrote:...or not. Let's see if this is real & not just Yamaga bluffing to appear in control.
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-23/gainax-begins-uru-in-blue-anime-film-production-this-month/.117938


I find it hard to believe that Yamaga was able to raise the $40 million budget for this film. Gainax hasn't had bankability for nearly a decade. Who the hell would stake them?
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Postby Ray » Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:26 am

^ I have that as my desktop background.
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Postby Joseki » Sat Jun 24, 2017 6:49 am

So they are going out with a blast.
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Postby El Squibbonator » Wed Jun 28, 2017 10:57 am

How is this going to affect the fourth movie?
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Postby Sachi » Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:50 pm

View Original PostEl Squibbonator wrote:How is this going to affect the fourth movie?

Bigger budget. :devil:
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Postby Joseki » Wed Jun 28, 2017 5:29 pm

I also suspect that we'll see less GAINAX in the credits.
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Postby Gendo'sPapa » Wed Jun 28, 2017 9:29 pm

I'd have to check but I don't believe Gainax was credited at all in 3.0. Once Anno wrapped up dealing with material from the original show in the Rebuilds he bought them out & bid them adieu.


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