Toei Animation Q1 Report for Fiscal Year 2022: A Stronger One Piece, but Dragon Ball is as Formidable as Ever

This is a follow up report to Dragon Ball Remains Toei Animation’s Most Successful Series as of Fiscal Year 2021. Toei Animation has noted a 3.88% increase in net sales over Quarter 1 of last year to 13,187 million yen (~115 million USD), and a slight dip of operating income to 3,048 million yen (~26.7 Continue reading Toei Animation Q1 Report for Fiscal Year 2022: A Stronger One Piece, but Dragon Ball is as Formidable as Ever

A Slightly Rough Start for IG Port, but All Indicators are Positive for its Fiscal Year 2022 Quarter 1 Performance

This is a follow up report to the following articles: Great Pretender is IG Port’s Biggest Copyright Title Earner for the Fiscal Year Ending May 2021 and IG Port, Inc.’s Profit as a Group Soars, but Wit Studio, Inc. Suffers Massive Losses for Fiscal Year 2021. Although operating income appears to be lower for two Continue reading A Slightly Rough Start for IG Port, but All Indicators are Positive for its Fiscal Year 2022 Quarter 1 Performance

Dragon Ball Remains Toei Animation’s Most Successful Series as of Fiscal Year 2021

Toei Animation reports a minor drop in sales year on year to 51,595 million yen (~454 million USD), down 5.88% from 54,819 million yen (~483 million USD) it recorded the prior year. As a result, its net income suffers a slight retreat to 11,067 million yen (~97 million USD), 3.24% lower than 11,437 million yen Continue reading Dragon Ball Remains Toei Animation’s Most Successful Series as of Fiscal Year 2021

IG Port, Inc.’s Profit as a Group Soars, but Wit Studio, Inc. Suffers Massive Losses for Fiscal Year 2021

This is a follow up report of Great Pretender is IG Port’s Biggest Copyright Title Earner for the Fiscal Year Ending May 2021. IG Port, Inc. has noted its best sales since Fiscal Year 2012 to record 9,934,081 thousand yen (~87.8 million USD) for Fiscal Year 2021, as such its current profit has risen significantly Continue reading IG Port, Inc.’s Profit as a Group Soars, but Wit Studio, Inc. Suffers Massive Losses for Fiscal Year 2021

Great Pretender is IG Port’s Biggest Copyright Title Earner for the Fiscal Year Ending May 2021

Between June 1st of 2020 to May 31st of 2021, Great Pretender brought in 348 million yen (3.1 million USD) worth of sales for IG Port, the parent company of Wit Studio, becoming its largest earner for the segment after B: The Beginning, which comes in 2nd at 328 million yen (~2.9 million USD). Directed Continue reading Great Pretender is IG Port’s Biggest Copyright Title Earner for the Fiscal Year Ending May 2021

BANDAI NAMCO Holdings 1st Quarter Report: Mobile Suit Gundam Up, Dragon Ball Down (Fiscal Year March 2022)

The Mobile Suit Gundam series has noted a 13.75% jump in sales compared to the 1st quarter for the fiscal year ending March 2021 from 20.7 billion yen (~184 million USD) to 24 billion yen (~214 million USD) for the fiscal year ending March 2022. Sales of its merchandise accounts 50.83% of its total sales, Continue reading BANDAI NAMCO Holdings 1st Quarter Report: Mobile Suit Gundam Up, Dragon Ball Down (Fiscal Year March 2022)

Oricon Inc.’s Earnings are Looking Sharp in 2020

Net Income has risen to an all time high for Oricon Inc. despite fall in Ordinary Profit year-on-year to 860,089,000 yen (~$7,855,303). Although the positive outcome is most welcome, Oricon Inc. is cautious amid a surge of Corona infection cases globally, and the company expresses its concern with regards to the business’s outlook going forward Continue reading Oricon Inc.’s Earnings are Looking Sharp in 2020