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    Sunday December 18, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - Hot Action for a Cold Night

    Naotoshi Shida, Fumiaki Kouta and More!

    It's late fall. It's chilly to could across much of North America. What better way to heat it up then with some full motion action sakuga? This week have have two new best of action sakuga compilations, work from Naotoshi Shida (Pretty Cure, One Piece, Digimon), Fumiaki Kouta (Birdy the Mighty: Decode, Sengoku Basara) and more. Check them out after the jump!

  • Sunday December 11, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - Animation from Hiroyuki Yamashita and More

    Getting to Know Animators Hiroyuki Yamashita, Takahiro Shikama and Kenichiro Katsura

    A MAD Movie is a Japanese fan-made video, comparable to the anime music video produced by English language fans. This week, we have MAD videos dedicated to a Naruto fight animator, the Macross series' Hiroyuki Yamashita, and Star Driver's Takahiro Shikama. Check them out after the jump.

  • Sunday December 4, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - Best of November Animation

    Highlights of November Anime

    Every month, the best bits of sakuga, full motion in anime, are put together into compilation videos. After the jump, take a look at three surveys of what's been eyed to be the cream of crop for November, 2011.

  • Sunday November 27, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - A Feast of Animation

    Great Animation To be Thankful For From Dragon Ball to Gainax to Sailor Moon

    We have an especially electric survey of outstanding animation this week, including a MAD compilation of the work of 25 great key animators, an overview of Katsuyoshi Nakatsuru's Dragon Ball work, several compilations of Gainax veteran Takeshi Honda's contributions and more. Check them out after the jump.

  • Monday November 14, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - Animators from Bleach, Fairy Tail, Gurren Lagann and More

    Surveys of the Work of Three Talented Animators

    This week's survey of sakuga, full motion in anime, includes the work of talented animators Shinichi Kurita (Bleach, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Needless, Sengoku Basara), Eri Ishikawa (Fairy Tail) and You Yoshinari (Gurren Lagann, Evangelion). Check them out after the jump.

  • Sunday November 6, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - Best of October

    Highlights of October Anime

    Every month, the best bits of sakuga, full motion in anime, are put together into compilation videos.  After the jump, take a look at three surveys of what's been eyed to be the cream of crop for October, 2011. Plus, Naruto and Bleach key animator Abe Nozomu, Gurren Lagann's Akira Amemiya and more! Watch after the jump!

  • Sunday October 23, 2011
  • Sakuga Sunday: Anime Action by Kenichi Kutsuna

    Highlights from Naruto, Bleach, Soul Eater, and Others

    Sakuga Sunday returns! This week, we have a survey of action scenes from Kenichi Kutsuna (Naruto, Soul Eater, Bleach ), an animator whose work has invited notably divided reactions. While animation enthusiasts have been high on his work, fans of the series who prefer a straight adaptation of the manga have had a more negative reaction. That and a whole lot more after the jump.

  • Sunday October 9, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - More Naruto Animator Annotations, Hayao Miyazaki Running Animation and More

    A Selection of Classic Japanese MAD Compilations Too

    This week's survey of sakuga, full motion in anime, includes a look at the running animation employed by the legendary Hayao Miyazaki, more animator annotations of Naruto and a round-up of classics.  Check them out after the jump.

  • Sunday October 2, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday - Best of September

    Highlights of September Animation

    Every month, the best bits of sakuga, full motion in anime, are put together into compilation videos.  After the jump, take a look at three surveys of what's been eyed to be the cream of crop for September, 2011. 

  • Sunday September 25, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday: My Ordinary Weekend

    Also, A Collection of Work by "Future Diary" Director Naoto Hosoda

    We come to praise Nichijou: My Ordinary Life, not bury it.  In  the latest look at sakuga, a collection of the best moments in full motion anime from the recently concluded anime, as well as more work by Redline animator Takafumi Hori, Future Diary director Naoto Hosoda and more.  Check it out after the jump.

  • Sunday September 18, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday: Annotated Redline and More!

    Also, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Star Driver and More

    Madhouse used over 100,000 drawings to produce Redline and as such, it's packed with full motion sakuga.  Check out the annotations for who animated what on this, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood's second opening, Star Driver and more after the jump.

  • Sunday September 4, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga For Your Sunday: Best of August

    An Annotated Look at Millennium Actress' Animation Too!

    Every month, the best bits of sakuga, full motion in anime, are put together into compilation videos.  Take a what's been eyed to be the cream of crop for August, 2011 as well as an annotated look at the animation of Satoshi Kon's Millennium Actress, and the highlight of the works of Needless' Jun Arai after the jump.

  • Sunday August 28, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday: Annotated Bleach Highlights and Lots More!

    Crayon Shinchan, Monthly Highlight and More

    With Bleach hitting its 10th anniversary, a new MAD compilation video looks at highlights of the best bits of sakuga, full motion in anime, annotated with the names of the artists responsible. That's just the tip of the iceberg for the animated brilliance on display this week. Check them out after the jump.

  • Sunday July 31, 2011
  • VIDEO: Sakuga Sunday: July Best of Compilation and More

    Best of July, along with a Number of Animator and Themed Collections

    Every month, the best bits of sakuga, full motion in anime, are put together into compilation videos.  Take a first survey at what's been eyed to be the cream of crop for July, 2011.  Also, work from Naruto all-star Norio Matsumoto and more.  Check them out after the jump

  • Sunday July 24, 2011
  • Sakuga Sunday: Naruto Movie Annotations and Awesome Clips

    A Visual Guide to Who Animated What in the Naruto Movies and More

    Rather than the highlight compilation MADs posted in previous weeks, we have an annotated look at the animation of the Naruto movies, as well as a number of impressive examples of sakuga animation. Check them out after the jump.