Publisher Vertical announced at this weekend's Otakon convention that they have licensed A Sky Longing for Memories: The Art of Makoto Shinkai. The art book featuring the works of the creator of anime movies such as 5 Centimeters Per Second and The Place Promised in Our Early Days will be released in May 2015. The 160 page volume will sell for $34.95. More after the jump.
Construction contractor Taisei have been chronicling their work over the years with animated promos by Makoto Shinkai (5 Centimeters Per Second, The Place Promised in Our Early Days). After December's Sri Lanka's Southern Expressway promo, the latest spot highlights work on the No Bai airport in Vietnam. Get a look after the jump.
At this weekend's KatsuCon anime convention, North American publisher Vertical announced that they have licensed Gamon Sakurai's 2012 good!Afternoon series Ajin, about a high school student who discovers he's really an immortal, non-human creature and Midori Motohashi's adaptation of Makoto Shinkai's anime movie Garden of Words. More after the jump.