omg ok this is wild, the Serial Experiments Lain IP has just been put under an open license, meaning anyone can use it for indie work, nonprofit or commercial!
it only applies to creators based in japan but still, afaik this is basically unprecedented in uhh all of media?
@Dayglochainsaw it's a classic cyberpunk anime that was literally prophetic, it perfectly predicted the current internet landscape 20 years ago
@Vqrxtvs @em this appears to be the official announcement https://www.nbcuni.co.jp/rondorobe/anime/lain/ttl/
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