In a special program issued in the Streaming Abema TV service, an interview with Takeshi Natsuno was shared, newly appointed President of the Kadokawa company, which is quite recognized due to the various productions within the anime industry, manga, videogames and novels Light.
In the interview, the issue of as the industry must be transformed to be able to reach the public in a more efficient way. President Natsuno mentioned that today, the priority for Kadokawa and many other medium companies is that both Google and Apple are a support tool and not a barrier with which it would be impossible to deal with.
Both Google and Apple are the highest medium of current distribution for entertainment companies, however, so that a product can reach the eyes of a consumer using these Internet giants, it is necessary that they go through some filters so as not to allow content Sensitive nature can reach wrong hands.
The president mentions: "At present, there are many sleeves that have pictures that are too extreme or that touched delicate topics, this unfortunately is a lock to be able to approve the Google and Apple criteria. We have to create a new standard for what can be shown to the public and what is no longer belongs to this era of the Internet. "
"The company in which work is full of people who are on the side of freedom, but I think we should take a step back."
Of course, these statements have given that speaking in the last hours because some fear a transformation of what is now the Otaku industry in Japan, characterized by having a "pink" side that exploits the Fanservice and the controversial themes. However, it seems that companies that are engaged in production will begin to take the path of politically correct to be able to continue selling without restriction.
It is no surprise that anime and manga today are a future potency in entertainment worldwide. There are more and more young people and adults who are entering Otaku consumerism. Some of them understand the nature a little twisted from what "Otaku industry" means, however, there are others who could be easily scared when seeing as religion, sexualization and other controversial issues, are taken as a reference for the creation of works Japanese