From June 12th through the 25th, Shaun the Sheep sets up shop at the Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku for a Japanese stop on its charity exhibit/auction tour. Hideaki Anno designed an Evangelion take on the character, along with wife Moyocco Anno offering her Sugar Sugar Rune interpretation. Sanrio, calligrapher Tomomi Kunishige and sweets artist Osamu Watanabe also joining in for 130cm statues. Check out the newly unvealed results after the jump.
From June 12th through the 25th, Shaun the Sheep, the British stop-motion spin-off of the Wallace and Gromit sets up shop at the Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku for a Japanese stop on its charity exhibit/auction tour. Hideaki Anno designed an Evangelion take on the character, along with wife Moyocco Anno offering her Sugar Sugar Rune interpretation. More after the jump.
Hideaki Anno will be joining Kadokawa Dwango chairman Nobuo Kawakami and anime / tokusatsu critic Ryūsuke Hikawa in a speaking event at the Niconico Super Conference 2015 on April 25, 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Oricon online entertainment portal has published a new feature on the forthcoming 2016 Godzilla film being prduced by Toho after the most recent Hollywood Godzilla movie released last year. Hit the jump for new details on the main staff which now features Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi.
Screen Daily has posted their discussion with Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno from this fall's Tokyo International Film Festival. Going into the event, Studio Ghibli co-founder, producer and former president Toshio Suzuki called Anno a next-Miyzaki, saying that Anno "will be the one to lead Japanese animation into the next decade." Anno discounted this. And, he discounted working with Western creators.
The Japan Animator Expo is a showcase of 30 shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara. Next up is something different. Hideaki Anno has prepared a "Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation Films" with a look at the two anime luminaries' work on Gundam. More after the jump.
Following a retrospective of the works of Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno, the Tokyo International Film Festival has presented an English translation of some his comments regarding his current Evangelion works. See what he had to say after the jump.
Tied to the "The World of Hideaki Anno" showcase, the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival teamed up with the World Cosplay Summit to present 44 international cosplayers from the United States, Brazil, China, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia, Denmark and Italy. Get a look after the jump.
A site, complete with English language page, has launched for the Japan Anima(tor)'s Exhibition, presented by Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno and Studio Khara with a logo drawn by Hayao Miyazaki and colored by Toshio Suzuki. Get a look after the jump.