Death toll in Japan had risen to about a thousand with several thousand missing both in the earthquake and the tsunami. The tsunami bulldozed many farms and houses including an airport. The impending nuclear melt down is also another issue that is threatening people not only in Japan but worldwide.
For anime and Japanese culture enthusiasts concerns were raised over the safety of various writers and artists. Most of them were lucky to have been safe.
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