A newscasting website has released an article on AVEX disturbance.
Article translated is as follows;
Where are you going, Monar.........?
Noma-neko problem dominated the 1st prize in weekyly Jiji ranking.
(*Jiji is a newscasting company. Webmaster added.)
Situation occurred by promoting character goods named Noma-neko, that look like an
AA character well known as Monar, in PV of big hit song "Dragostea din Tei" .
Opposition between AVEX group holdings, promoter of O-Zone in Japan and those who
raged to violate the copyright of a character in public domain took much attention.
As following the breakout of "Densha-Otoko" (=Train Man. A story based on posted messages
on a gigantic BBS site "2-channel" . Train Man kept posting messages about a girl he saved
in train to whom he fell in love at once. Webmaster added.), AA or Kao-Moji in Japanese
has been becoming popular called attention to many people not only heavy users of internet
but general users.