Top 10 Anime Industry Controversies
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Sometimes, anime drama is serious business. In this list we’re looking at the anime industry and all the crazy scandals that have spawned from it. Look out for arrests, pranks, sex scandals, death threats, politics, Gamergate, murder, and…Pokemon? Expect the likes of Neon Genesis Evangelion, Kemono Friends, High School DxD, Haruhi Suzumiya, Kokoro Connect, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, Prison School, Ms Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid, School Days, and many more to pop up along the way.

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#10. The Seiyuu Prank
#9. Dio and the Qu’ran
#8. Endless Eight
#7. Child Pornography Scandal
#6. The Evangelion TV Finale
#5. Sex Scandal
#4. Political Dubbing
#3, #2, #1: ???

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  1. The 5DS cult scandal. One of their voice actors was a member of a cult and the show’s major villain was a “shadowy world-controlling cult.” Suffice to say massive changes ensued.

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