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[Zyl] Before the Anime Blog: My Anime Pre-History

Yi’s post, in the context of Nopy’s broader History With Anime Project, got me reminiscing about how my consumption of anime has evolved through the years, particularly the on and off phases. These have been organized in terms of the media by I came into contact with anime before the current era of BitTorrent.

A caveat: The lack of written records and a few artifacts makes this attempt to reconstruct the past, from the mid 1980s to up until mid 2005, an exercise fraught with possible bias due to nostalgia, the selection effect and other biases.

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