Featured Articles tagged as "Studios"
Welcome to the Triggerverse: Shared Universes in Anime
Shared universes are a long-standing tradition in American comics and now all the rage in movies, but relatively rare in anime and manga. This has made Space Patrol Luluco - a series that's combining Studio Trigger's various other series into a single story - all the more unusual and exciting.
Six Foreigners Who've Worked in the Anime Industry
Have you ever wanted to make anime in Japan? These six gaijin actually went ahead and actually managed to get jobs in Japan's animation industry. Some have thrived, others have suffered.
The 10 Most Prolific Anime Companies on MAL
Although you might be using MAL to as your one-stop-shop for anime fandom, the database has some interesting stories to tell. In this instance: the most prolific anime companies!
American Studios and Production Committees: Risks and Rewards
In the early-mid 2000s, US licensing companies were involved in numerous anime Production Committees. It didn't go so well for them. This year, several US licensors are trying their luck on Production Committees again. Will it go better this time?
Netflix Anime: The Future?
It was recently announced that Production I.G's upcoming series, Perfect Bones, will premiere exclusively on Netflix. That means it will be "the first ever original anime title to debut all episodes simultaneously in 190 countries around the world." Let's explore why this is such exciting news!
Guide to the Studio Ghibli Museum - Come meet Totoro and his friends!
I'm sure you have watched at least one of the array of Ghibli masterpieces out there. My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke - the list goes on and on! Alongside two adorable guides, let us delve into the whimsical world of Ghibli at the famous Studio Ghibli Museum in Mitaka!
Masaaki Yuasa: Anime's Underrated Genius
If you are an avid anime fan, you are sure to be familiar with the likes of Osamu Tezuka, Hayao Miyazaki and Satoshi Kon. But there's another extremely talented animator and director who isn't as well known, but deserves to be - Masaaki Yuasa! Discover his wild, ultra-stylized animation!
Anime Directors: Satoshi Kon, Dreaming about Reality
Satoshi Kon is a highly regarded anime director. His unique directorial style can captivate people, and the experiences they have with his movies are unlike any other. Let's look at the works of this great director.
The Studio Files: Brain's Base
The future may be uncertain for Brain's Base, but there's no question about the history－this has been one of the best studios in the business over the past ten years. Here's a look at why.
Anime in Real Life: Studio Ghibli
Studio Ghibli (pronounced "Ji-bu-ri" in Japanese) is renowned for creating magical worlds of fantasy. But some of them might be more real than you think. Come take a look!
The Studio Files: BONES
There are only a few studios whose name goes above the title, but BONES is definitely one of them. They're one of the powerhouses of the industry, and for good reason.
Crowdfunded Anime and Anime-Related Things
The internet teaches us that if you want to make something happen, odds are a few thousand other people want the same thing you do. The rise of crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter has helped us realize countless innovative projects - and the anime industry has been taking notes!
JC Staff: From Adorable Romance to Prison School!? What Happened!?
JC Staff is the studio behind a lot of wonderful romance anime, which generations of anime fans grew up with. But now, anime fans are being introduced to a new JC Staff, who likes more perversion and dark comedy in its shows, such as Prison School. Let's explore the JC Staff of then and now.
11 Must-Watch Studio Ghibli Movies
The whimsical world of Ghibli is home to a variety of masterpieces. Some were created by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki, while others were given life to by Isao Takahata. Ghibli films are famous worldwide for their high quality. Let's take a look at some of the greatest animated films in history!
Studio Ghibli Grand Exhibition Gets Underway in Nagoya!
As of Sept. 12, the “Studio Ghibli Grand Exhibition” has begun in Moricoro Park in Nagakute, Aichi Prefecture. It will be open until Nov. 8. The exhibit is a special part of the “32nd National Urban Greenery Fair Aichi,” which celebrates the 10th anniversary of the 2005 World Exposition in Aichi.
Little Witch Academia: Studio Trigger Puts a Spell on You
It's hard being the only mortal in a school full of witches, but perhaps young Akko can discover some magic of her very own within herself. As short as it is adorable, Little Witch Academia just might be Studio Trigger's next big hit. Read on to find out how it all started—and how it might continue.
The Studio Files: Manglobe
They've got Summer's best new series in Gangsta, but Manglobe is a studio that's almost always struggled to find an audience.