Cosplayers and fans at the annual WonderCon comic and entertainment convention in Los Angeles. When Disney enforces its copyrights on fans, it is forgoing profits. Photo: Shutterstock

Baby Yoda GIFs: why no fan should have to fear Disney’s legal retribution for sharing posts about content they love

  • The GIF of Baby Yoda from the Star Wars series The Mandalorian was an internet sensation – until it was removed, apparently for copyright reasons
  • When fans share GIFs and publish fan fiction about a favourite film or character, they add value and should be encouraged
Topic |   Disney

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Cosplayers and fans at the annual WonderCon comic and entertainment convention in Los Angeles. When Disney enforces its copyrights on fans, it is forgoing profits. Photo: Shutterstock
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Iconic Japanese sci-fi series Ultraman is being rebooted for Netflix, where it will join a host of existing anime content that could help the streaming giant fend off its competitors in Asia.

How will Netflix beat Disney, Apple in Asia? Japanese anime, bets the streaming giant

  • New animated series such as Ultraman and Eden show Netflix is extending its strategy of paying for original content
  • It has also approached Studio Ghibli, the renowned Japanese animation studio, to secure up-for-grabs streaming rights for Japan
Topic |   Netflix

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Iconic Japanese sci-fi series Ultraman is being rebooted for Netflix, where it will join a host of existing anime content that could help the streaming giant fend off its competitors in Asia.
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