[Translation] Shoji Kawamori on AKB0048, Part 1

As a Christmas gift this year, I received from an anonymous follower on Twitter the first half of an interview with Shoji Kawamori (MacrossEscaflowne) on one of my all-time favorite anime—AKB0048. This anonymous translator, who asked that I give credit for the translation to their anonymous account @chottojolly, gave me permission to post the translation here on my blog. Aside from a few bits of proofing and very minor editing for readability done by me, the translation credit belongs entirely to them. Thank you again, chottojolly! This was a wonderful present!

And, without further adieu, here’s Shoji Kawamori on AKB0048!

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