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Submitted by Gekko 930d ago | news

Serial Experiments Lain and Kino’s Journey Director Passes Away

Ryutaro Nakamura is the director of Serial Experiments Lain, Kino’s Journey and Sakura Wars among other projects. He has been fighting colon cancer for a long time. The battle was lost on 29th June at 4p.m. local time. He was 58 years old. (Culture, Ryutaro Nakamura)

NarooN  +   929d ago
Isn't this a bit late?

But still, I watched Serial Experiments Lain back in '09, was a pretty awesome little anime even though I didn't understand 100% of the undertones and symbolism. Such a shame, R.I.P.
blitzburns4  +   929d ago
Sorry to hear that. I hope he rests in peace. Best wishes to his family and friends.
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