Saturday, December 29, 2012
How Can Japanese Sumo Survive?
Via Next Media Animation TV December 27, 2012 For the past 10 years or so, professional Japanese Sumo wrestling has seen a steady decline in popularity as it has suffered from fixed matches, links to organized crime, bar room brawls in Roppongi, a marijuana scandal and illegal gambling on baseball etc. The failure to produce a Japanese superstar wrestler has also driven away many long-term fans as well. So how can Japanese Sumo survive? Well, Taiwan's Next Media Animation TV has some funny ideas: The above reminder is courtesy of Mr. T who also wrote: "Hey, Happy New Year of the Snake!" Related: NMATV: Japanese Sumo 3D Animation News