What You Need to Know:
- There have been very recent rumours that the anime studio Manglobe may be going bankrupt.
- Today, it seems that those rumours were true, as it was learned that Manglobe filed for bankruptcy on September 29.
- The studio had reached the point of insolvency, and was in the process of sorting its debts. However, this caused difficulties for the continuation of operations, and so the decision was made to enter bankruptcy.
- Manglobe has made several popular anime, including Samurai Champloo, Hayate no Gotoku, and The World God Only Knows. Its most recent work was GANGSTA., which aired from July to September of this year.
Source: Anime Anime Biz
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I really did love Samurai Champloo, y'know.
If you have your headquarters in any city, it seems pretty tough.
What's happening to Genocidal Organ...?
It's sad to see such a big studio go under...
Just goes to show you even the big players aren't invincible...