On April 25, 2015, the Aso Business Computer College, a technical / vocational college located in Fukuoka, is hosting a free seminar sponsored by the CG-Arts Society which examines the growing role of 3DCG animation in commercial and artistic expression. Shinji Aramaki and Junpei Mizusaki are scheduled to speak. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Japan Animator Expo is a showcase of 30 shorts presented by Dwango and Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno's Studio Khara. This week's 12th returns to the subject of Evangelion and introduces Shinji to Shinji as Shinji Aramaki, the veteran director who worked with Anno on 1988's MADOX-01 and who is best known to international fans for the CG Appleseed movies, helms evangelion:Another Impact (Confidential). More after the jump.
Cinema Today has posted two more video clips from the upcoming CG animated feature film Space Pirate Captain Harlock which is based on legendary artist Leiji Matsumoto's classic manga works. The videos feature a spacebattle of Harlock's ship Arcadia against enemy fighters, and Harlock's swordfight in the ship. Hit the jump for the clips.
The official site for the upcoming CG remake film Captain Harlock posted a new 3 minutes trailer today. The film is based on a classic manga series created by legendary artist Leiji Matsumoto (Galaxy Express 999, Space Battleship Yamato). Check the latest clip after the jump.
A new poster for Shinji Aramaki's CG film Captain Harlock is revealed to the Japanese media today. The film is based on a classic manga series created by legendary artist Leiji Matsumoto (Galaxy Express 999, Space Battleship Yamato). Check the poster and latest trailer after the jump.
Shinji Aramaki—director of the Appleseed and Appleseed Ex Machina CG films and more—helms the upcoming CG film take on Leiji Matsumoto's Captain Harlock, and a new Japanese teaser debuted in theaters with a quick peek at the sci-fi bravado to come. Check it out after the jump.
Movie Walker and the Japanese site for Starship Troopers: Invasion have posted a new preview of Shinji Aramaki's (Appleseed) anime sequel to the sci-fi franchise based on Robert Heinlein's militaristic mecha versus bug aliens novel. Get a look after the jump.
What do you get when Appleseed/Appleseed Ex Machina director Shinji Aramaki helms a CG-animated Starship Troopers film? See for yourself in a new trailer for Starship Troopers: Invasion after the break.
The behind-the-scenes Tumblr has been previewing the mecha for Shinji Aramaki's upcoming anime feature spin-off to the Paul Verhoeven adaptation of Robert Heinlein's Starship Troopers. Today, it debuted a first look at the feature's character CG. Check it out after the jump.
Sony Pictures has launched a promo site for Starship Troopers: Invasion, an anime sequel to the Paul Verhoeven adaptation of Robert Heinlein's militaristic mecha versus bug aliens novel. Mech designer (Megazone 23, Robotech component Mospeada, Transformers precursor Micro Change) Shinji Aramaki will put on his director's cap, as he has done did in several previous anime productions conceived for international audiences, including the 2004 CG Appleseed, its 2007 follow-up Appleseed Ex Machina and Halo Legends. More after the jump.