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    Thursday August 25, 2016
  • Figma Of Early Hayao Miyazaki Anime "Future Boy Conan" Goes On Sale

    Poseable figure due in February 2017

    After his time at Toei, Hayao Miyazaki spent the mid-to-late 70s working at Zuiyo Eizo/Nippon Animation on projects such as World Masterpiece Theater and Future Boy Conan - a 1978 adaptation of The Incredible Tide by Alexander Key that demonstrated many of the themes with which Miyazaki would become associated. The titular hero of that series  is now being featured as a poseable figma from Max Factory and Good Smile Company.

  • Tuesday July 21, 2015
  • Nippon Animation Film Festival at Cinema Novecento in Yokohama

    Small theater screens "Future Boy Conan", other anime from original 16mm elements

    Cinema Novecento, a small theater in Yokohama, is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Nippon Animation with a film festival that includes screenings from the original 16mm film elements. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Thursday February 19, 2015
  • "Castle in the Sky" Stacking Robots

    Plus "Future Boy Conan" and "Sherlock Hound" figmas teased

    Ensky's TsumuTsumu ("stack stack") are one of a couple of lines of Japanese mini figures ready to be piled on the of geek desks and shelves (Plex's TsumiColle being another notable). And, TsumuTsumu has gotten some good licenses lately, including Nintendo and Studio Ghibli. Third in the latter offering, after Totoro and Kiki's kitties is a set of Castle in the Sky robots. Get a look after the jump.