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“Last month, Chinese authorities cracked down on models dressed…



“Last month, Chinese authorities cracked down on models dressed up as characters from comic books and video games who exposed cleavage. Now, improper online comics and animated works – many of which are Japanese in origin – have been blacklisted and websites shut down.China’s state-run Xinhua news agency said Tuesday that 38 comics and animated works with “severely improper content” had been blacklisted, including the 2014 Japanese animated TV series Terror in Resonance and manga series Death Note.“

For more, see Johan Nylander, “China Cracks Down on ‘Violent’ Japanese Comics,” Forbes (9 June 2015)

Image: Terror in Resonance (via Forbes)