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4:00 PM on 06.26.2013

Aw snap, Culture Japan goes through a new expansion

Let's give a toast to Danny Choo once again, because Culture Japan is going to expand by moving to Tokyo during the summer. With the new expansion, they're looking to hire some new people to work in their Tokyo office! If you...

Salvador GRodiles


1:00 PM on 07.18.2011

Update on Jtor job applications (You can still apply!)

I just wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who's applied thus far to work at Japanator. We've gotten a huge flood of applications, and we're doing all we can to sort through them. Naturally, if you haven't applied yet, ...

Brad Rice



Want to write about anime? Apply to work at Japanator! photo
Want to write about anime? Apply to work at Japanator!
by Brad Rice

Have you ever had the dreams and desires to write for a large audience about your greatest passion? If you live and breathe anime, manga and all things Japanese, then you might be interested to know that we're looking for a few good men/women/Kyubey to help out on the team!

So come, seal the contract with us. Send an application in to jobs@japanator.com. Tell us a bit about yourself, why you want to write for Japanator, and submit two written samples of work that you feel best represent your style.

We're looking for people who've got a distinctive voice, much like the writers on this site, and who can show a good balance of fandom and professionalism. If you think you've got what it takes, send in your application to us today!

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2:00 PM on 06.20.2011

Into Yaoi? VIZ might have a job for you

There's always a few promising otaku looking to break into the industry, but getting on America's Greatest Otaku or being a translator isn't always an option.  But! There are always opportunities, and this particula...

Josh Tolentino

4:00 PM on 12.16.2010

Viz looking for a Publishing Sales Assistant, apply now!

It's that time again: Viz has a call out for new blood, and now's your chance to escape the crippling death-grip of unemployment and start working for a manga publisher right here in these United States!This time, the Publish...

Brad Rice

12:00 PM on 12.07.2010

Uniqlo hiring a Management trainee, will fly you to Japan

Normally I don't post about Japanese companies hiring here in the US, but reading about my favorite clothing company got me a little bit excited, so I figured I'd share the information with you.Uniqlo, currently located in th...

Brad Rice

6:00 PM on 11.29.2010

Viz hiring DVD producer, Digital Production Coordinator

Once again, Viz is hiring! They seem to be the most regular person to appear in our jobs tag, and that's either good because they're aggressively expanding after their layoffs, or bad because they're seeing a huge amount of t...

Brad Rice

12:00 PM on 11.12.2010

Want to be a college slave? Viz has the opening for you!

That's right -- it's internship time! They've got a whopping 10 positions open for their Fall 2010, which means you've got all sorts of different opportunities to secure yourself a position in the future at the largest manga ...

Brad Rice

9:00 PM on 11.08.2010

Digital Manga Guild opens up, wants YOU to help translate

That is, by "YOU" they mean, "qualified freelance translators who sign up". Sign up for what, you ask? The Digital Manga Guild, of course! It's a brand-new group dedicated to bringing manga to the masses. ...

Josh Tolentino

6:00 PM on 11.05.2010

Domino's offers 2.5 million yen for one-hour job

Wait, stop the presses. ¥2.5 million for one hour of work at Domino's in Japan? Holy sh*tballs, that's awesome! What do you have to do, be the smartest person in the world? Solve some impossible pizza distribution pr...

Bob Muir

6:00 PM on 10.25.2010

What economy? Viz hiring for Marketing and DVD producers

Looks like it's your lucky day if you live in the San Francisco area, or can at least lie on your resume that you do. Viz just posted two job openings, looking for an Associate Producer for their DVD department, as well as a ...

Brad Rice





6:00 PM on 10.18.2010

BONES job application materials include silly pose

Are you watching Star Driver? I hear it's pretty cool. If you have seen it, you'll notice the villainous Kiraboshi Jujidan, or Order of the Glittering Star Cross, all greet each other with a special pose, seen in th...

Bob Muir