As Bilibili tries to pivot from appealing to fans of anime, comics and games, the company is facing a backlash over showing a Japanese show that some accused of “insulting women”, resulting in advertisers leaving the platform. Photo: Bloomberg As Bilibili tries to pivot from appealing to fans of anime, comics and games, the company is facing a backlash over showing a Japanese show that some accused of “insulting women”, resulting in advertisers leaving the platform. Photo: Bloomberg
As Bilibili tries to pivot from appealing to fans of anime, comics and games, the company is facing a backlash over showing a Japanese show that some accused of “insulting women”, resulting in advertisers leaving the platform. Photo: Bloomberg
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Anime streaming site Bilibili faces domestic boycott ahead of Hong Kong IPO over Japanese show accused of insulting women

  • Bilibili has removed Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation after a backlash over ‘soft pornographic’ content said to be insulting to women
  • After the company banned a popular user critical of the show, several domestic brands pulled their advertising from the video streaming platform

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As Bilibili tries to pivot from appealing to fans of anime, comics and games, the company is facing a backlash over showing a Japanese show that some accused of “insulting women”, resulting in advertisers leaving the platform. Photo: Bloomberg As Bilibili tries to pivot from appealing to fans of anime, comics and games, the company is facing a backlash over showing a Japanese show that some accused of “insulting women”, resulting in advertisers leaving the platform. Photo: Bloomberg
As Bilibili tries to pivot from appealing to fans of anime, comics and games, the company is facing a backlash over showing a Japanese show that some accused of “insulting women”, resulting in advertisers leaving the platform. Photo: Bloomberg
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