Random translation: 2005 Nagaru Tanigawa/Noizi Itou discussion

Here’s another interview I randomly found from December 2005 (in the February 2006 edition of The Sneaker). This was a discussion produced to celebrate Haruhi Suzumiya becoming a TV anime. Without further adu:

In celebration of becoming an anime, Nagaru Tanigawa and Noizi Itou talk about how Haruhi was born Continue reading

Random Translation: 2003 Nagaru Tanigawa interview

Randomly I came across something I had been curious about: What was Tanigawa’s thoughts around the time Haruhi was first published? And so, I found an interview that was published in the June 2003 edition of The Sneaker. This would be the first interview he gave to a Sneaker publication, but not the last. I thought it would be interesting to see his thoughts around the sudden rise that the Haruhi series would become. It became something fun to work on. Let’s go Hanshin! (Apologies, I can’t find decent pictures to break up this text dump) Continue reading