Cinefix has published a short work of pixel-art animation on Youtube that re-imagines Studio Ghibli's Princess Mononoke as a 16-bit side-scrolling platformer retro video game. Hit the jump to check it out.
Amazon has begun listing a November 18th release day for Hayao Miyazaki's final anime movie, The Wind Rises. Walt Disney Home Entertainment presents Studio Ghibli's story of plane designer Jiro Horikoshi is coming to DVD and Blu-ray. Also on that date, they will be releasing Kiki's Delivery Service and Princess Mononoke on Blu-ray.
Imagine a world in which Hayao Miyazaki's My Neighbor Totoro was more along the lines of Dragon Ball Z. What if Princess Mononoke disrupted nature with the gotta catch 'em all attitude of Pokémon? College Humor's latest short shows what it would be like if Miyazaki films were any other type of anime after the jump.
VIZ Media announced plans to expand their Studio Ghibli Library imprint expansion with two books in the fourth quarter of the year. A Princess Mononoke art book re-release will be joined Hayao Miyazaki's early, 1980 watercolor version of the story. More after the jump.
TeeFury made its name among fans of all things geeky by selling one t-shirt a day for a low price that features a beloved corner of fandom. Every now and again the shirt of the day touches on anime, and today’s shirt offers up Princess Mononoke’s San. Check out the picture after the jump.
The Whole Hog Theatre presented the world’s first theatrical staging of Hayao Miyazaki’s renowned animated film Princess Mononoke at London's New Diorama in sold out shows April before a May engagement at.AiiA Theater Tokyo Today, The production retold the ecological fable using giant puppets made from recycled material, with a go-ahead from the anime movie's director Hayao Miyazaki and an adapted version of Joe Hisaishi's score. See how the puppets were developed after the jump.
Mondo has announced the limited edition vinyl release of Studio Ghibli Kokyo Kyokushu, a compilation of selections from Studio Ghibli films Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, The Cat Returns and My Neighbors The Yamadas, featuring performances from the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Studio Ghibli Kokyo Kyokushu will be available for on vinyl for the first time on July 26 at mondotees.com. More after the jump.
The North American handling of Studio Ghibli movies has been shifting to GKids, who have been picking up their new titles, like Poppy Hill. Disney however recently revamped their site, relisted their previously released Ghibli movie, and began offering the out of print Princess Mononoke through their Movie Club purchasing program. More after the jump.
Kyoto Seika University has posted a work from their Department of Design's digital visual creation course that should delight Princess Mononoke fans. In the graduation project by Nozomi Watanabe, we get a look into the world of "Kodama." Check it out after the jump.
UK based Whole Hog Theatre's stage production of Princess Mononoke is playing at AiiA Theater Tokyo, from April 29 to May 6, 2013. Studio Ghibli has embraced the production, with a go-ahead from the anime movie's director Hayao Miyazaki and an adapted version of Joe Hisaishi's score. Former Ghibli president and producer Toshio Suzuki recently explained how Wallace & Gromit creator Nick Park facilitated the connection. More after the jump.
In cooperation with Studio Ghibli, the Whole Hog Theatre presented the world’s first theatrical staging of Hayao Miyazaki’s renowned animated film Princess Mononoke at London's New Diorama in sold out shows April 2-6th. Today, they shared a series of photos of the production, which retold the ecological fable using giant puppets made from recycled material. Get a look after the jump.
The Princess MO Executive Committee in association with Whole Hog Theatre have announced that they are presenting a stage production of Princess Mononoke at AiiA Theater Tokyo, from April 29 to May 6, 2013. The production was created by British theatre company Whole Hog Theatre with Hayao Miyazaki's "go-ahead" and now features an adapted version of Joe Hisaishi's score from the classic Studio Ghibli anime movie. See a trailer after the jump.
To promote their release of Adventure Time, highly respected American voice actor John DiMaggio (Jake the dog, Futurama's Bender, Golgo 13: Queen Bee's Duke Togo) recently sat down with Australia's largest anime distributor, Madman. Among the topics he discusses is his work on the localization of Studio Ghibli classic Princess Mononoke. See what he had to say after the jump.
Over the summer, the Whole Hog Theatre company announced that, with the cooperation of Studio Ghibli, they will be presenting the world’s first theatrical staging of Hayao Miyazaki’s renowned animated film Princess Mononoke at London's New Diorama next April. While tickets sold out by September, the company has launched a crowd funding Kickstarter effort to raise the money needed to enhance and prolong the engagement. More after the jump.