Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Sun, 22 Aug 1999 02:08:55 -0700


>>Philippines, but all of the anime CDs I have seen
>sold >here are from Sonmay
>
>Yep, I've never seen anime cds which aren't labled SM.
>
>> >In other words, don't trust the legitimacy of CDs
>> from Taiwan--most of the time, at least.
>
>Does this also apply to the mangas also?
>Majority of the mangas distributed here are from
>Taiwan
>Tong Li Comics.
>The funny thing about them is that it says "Taiwan
>Chinese edition for distribution and sale in Taiwan
>only"
>Which probably means that it's also bootleg, right?
>===
>Jollibug

No. All the "Taiwan Chinese edition" manga are licensed
translation that paid the original publisher and manga
artist. Probably the result of a major copyright bust
during the mid or late 80s.

Eddie

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