It has been confirmed that a three-disc Blu-ray box set of Mamoru Hosoda's 2006 anime film Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo/The Girl Who Leapt Through Time is set for a release on November 25, 2016, for the film's 10th anniversary. Its main disc will include a digital new master edition of the 98-minute film for the first time. Hit the jump for more details.
How are Sword Art Online and ERASED similar? Well, they have the same director for one thing, but in this week's Aniwords Isaac digs deeper to discover the connections underneath the surface. Hit the jump to see what he found out!
At the release event for the DVD/Blu-ray of Bakemono no Ko/The Boy and The Beast held in Tokyo on March 6, Yuichiro Saito, the producer of Studio Chizu, confirmed that Mamoru Hosoda has been already working on his new film, reported Movie Natalie. Hit the jump for more details.
At the 39th annual Japan Academy Prize awards show held in Tokyo on March 04, 2016, Mamoru Hosoda's latest film, The Boy and the Beast, took home the prize for "Animation of the Year". Hit the jump to learn more.
Medicom Toy's Utra Detail Figure line, which has previous featured character from Disney and Pixar movies, Doraemon and classic Nintendo, will next be releasing a Studio Chizu series based on the movies of acclaimed director Mamoru Hosoda. Get a look after the jump.