‘Rick and Morty: The Anime’ will get a 10-episode run, independent from the original series.
Toho saw its animation-driven revenues double over the past year, and will look to continue that growth in Japan and abroad.
The school benefits from the involvement of Japanese indie icon Koji Yamamura who helped start the animation program.
Wada is a key figure in Japan’s contemporary indie animation scene.
Entering the industry aged just 15, Ohashi left his indelible mark on many anime classics.
Crunchyroll will release the movie in North American theaters on March 18.
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In other news: “Sing 2” is holding up well and “Encanto” has bombed in China.
Hollywood studios are joining the group, which also targets manga piracy.
The anime feature also had the second-biggest opening weekend in Japanese history, behind only “Demon Slayer.”
A veteran anime producer and character designer discuss what effects unionization might have and why it is slow in coming in Japan.
We’ll take our good box office news where we can get it.
Eric Wong, a production designer on Mamoru Hosoda’s new fantasy epic, speaks about designing the film’s vast virtual world.
The latest from the “Your Name” director will come out in Japanese theaters in fall 2022.
She also wrote “Tokyo Godfathers” with Satoshi Kon and created “Wolf’s Rain.”
Ghibli veteran Yoshiyuki Momose is a very accomplished artist. “The Imaginary” will give us a good sense of whether he has the directorial vision to match.
The Academy hasn’t shown much interest in anime that isn’t from Studio Ghibli. Could that change this year?
Director Patrick Imbert talks us through the staging of a single scene in his mountaineering epic.
Netflix’s commitment to anime continues to grow.
Overall, the global anime market shrank for the first time in 11 years as Covid wreaked havoc.