China: Animation industy and Ultraman

Premier Wen Jiabo's comment on Ultraman has traveled to Japan as “Destroy Japanese Anime“, there were more than 200 comments showing disagreeable faces :|||. I have also written a post at GV advocacy on recent control on multimedia content in the Internet in China and the netizens call for boycotting Ultraman.

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  • Shuijiao

    You should note that that post on “Sankaku Complex” is at a blog done by foreign fans of Japanese animation for foreign fans of Japanese animation. The original Japanese story ( did not have any such comments, nor did it mention anything about “destroy Japanese anime”. Translated comments from Chinese netizens (seems to have been via a Taiwanese paper) included in the actual Japanese report (intended for Japanese people, not for foreigners who enjoy Japanese animations) were: “Ultraman is Japanese; this is nothing but a fight. Are there no more Chinese who can do animation?” “Kill Japan’s Ultraman.”

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