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Wednesday, 29 April 2009 11:36

After a long period of Norwegian Blue-like behaviour, Central Park Media has finally shuffled off the stage after filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy (liquidation, in UK terms) on Monday. The company was one of the longest-lived US anime distributors, with classic shows such as Slayers, Revolutionary Girl Utena and MD Geist (a classic for all the wrong reasons) in its catalogue, along with a range of manga imprints. I guess I'll never get to see the end of the Geobreeders manga now. The downturn in the anime market had hit them particularly badly, though, and it has been over a year since the company's last release. Gone, but unlikely to be forgotten by those of us who have been around the anime scene for a while...

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