Introducing the Otaku Invitational Voters’ Sweepstakes
Win Great Prizes for Just Voting!
New York, NY ─ November 6, 2006 ─ The trailers are in, and now it’s time for YOU to decide. Kaneva.com and Central Park Media are teaming up to bring you the Otaku Invitational Voters’ Sweepstakes. Voters have the opportunity to win great prizes from the Central Park Media library just by logging on to Kaneva.com and casting their vote for their favorite anime trailer.
The Otaku Invitational selected teams from around the anime community to create original and exciting trailers around Central Park Media’s properties. Contestants are vying for a chance to win a grand prize consisting of Central Park Media’s massive catalog and other rare and collectible merchandise.
Hardcore anime fans worldwide have the opportunity to win great DVDs and t-shirts by joining Kaneva, a rapidly emerging online social entertainment world, and voting for their favorite Otaku Invitational trailers. It’s never been easier to win free stuff, and the more you vote, the better chance you have of winning. You can view the trailers, interact with other fans and then vote for your favorite trailer at www.otakucontest.com. Voting is open now until November 17th at 11:59 p.m. (EST).
About Kaneva: The online social entertainment world, Kaneva is a “canvas” enabling anyone to showcase and share their passions through the easy creation of Profiles and web Channels that include a wide range of media as well as online interaction opportunities and community. Kaneva also gives its members the ability to share media and interact with people in 3D – in a totally modern 3D Virtual World, providing the next generation interactive entertainment experience. To learn more visit www.kaneva.com.
About Central Park Media: Central Park Media is a 16-year-old Manhattan-based independent video and book publisher focused on Japanese and Korean animation and graphic novels. Central Park Media has been a leading supplier of anime in the United States since 1990, and a major publisher of manga since 1994. The company currently manufactures and distributes animated video programming under several label names, including U.S. Manga Corps, Be Beautiful, Software Sculptors and Central Park Media, as well as live-action Asian feature films under its Asia Pulp Cinema label. With exclusive rights to hundreds of graphic novels, the company has become a leading North American publisher of Japanese manga and Korean manhwa. Among CPM’s fan-favorite graphic novel titles are Lee Hyun Se’s Nambul (the best-selling manhwa in Korean publishing history), and Kia Asamiya’s Dark Angel. Under its Be Beautiful imprint, the company also publishes popular yaoi manga such as the best-selling Kizuna: Bonds of Love (the best-selling yaoi title in Japanese publishing history). Visit www.centralparkmedia.com, www.cpmpress.com and www.bebeautifulmanga.com for more information.