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    Friday March 1, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Fate/zero" Saber versus "Black Rock Shooter" STRength Stop Motion

    Possible figure reviewed before being launched into battle

    In what might be MoonshineAnimations' last stop motion production for a while due to an equipment mishap, the figma of Fate/zero's Saber is reviewed before the possible figure of Type-Moon's top heroine is put into battle against Black Rock Shooter's STRength. Give it a watch after the jump.

  • Thursday February 21, 2013
  • VIDEO: Harlem Shake (Anime Ver.) - Figma Stop-Motion

    Dance craze/meme gets an anime tribute

    Inspired by a masked dance video earlier in the month, the dance craze/meme of people getting down to Baauer's “Harlem Shake” has taken off to the point where it's become nearly ubiquitous. If they haven't yet, your parents and coworkers will soon be asking you if you've seen it. Now, Nyarko-san and company get into the act, thanks to MoonshineAnimations' Harlem Shake (Anime Ver.) - Figma Stop-Motion. Get a look after the jump.

  • Tuesday February 19, 2013
  • VIDEO: Short But Sweet "Madoka Magica" vs "FLCL" Stop Motion

    KatsuhonoProduction shares a fun bit of one-off work

    KatsuhonoProduction, the people being the "Gundam Style" parody from before "Gangnam Style" reached total ubiquity, are back, showing a one-off bit of stop motion work. This one features figma Tomoe Mami from Madoka Magica squaring off against RIOBONE Canti from FLCL in a short, but amusing confrontation. Check it out after the jump.

  • Saturday February 2, 2013
  • "Love Live" Dance Reproduced With Stop Motion "Gundam" Mecha

    Zeon forces dance

    Move over Gundam masked cover of "Gangnam Style," there's a new mecha dance in town. In a stop move video, a squad of Zeon dance to "Start:Dash!!" the insert song from episode three of this season's Love Live! School Idol Project anime series. Get a look after the jump.

  • Saturday January 26, 2013
  • VIDEO: "Dragon Ball Z" Stop Motion - Piccolo vs Trunks

    First in a series of shorts features two Z Warriors versus Gundam mecha and each other

    In a new short, Taiwan's counter656 presents the first in a series of Dragon Ball Z stop motion battle royales. This one has Piccolo and Trunks versus various Gundam mecha and each other. Goku, Cell, Vegeta, Freeza and so on are promised the future episodes, with the second slated for around May-June 2013. Get a look after the jump.

  • Thursday December 13, 2012
  • VIDEO: Witness the Violent Horror of Moe Hostesses in Stop-Motion Short "Maid Cafe Clay"

    Warning - a rather violent spoof of Japanese pop culture

    From the dark reaches of the mind of Game of Gianpa comes a violent tale of moe, maids and madness, animated with stop motion clay. After the jump, see the splattery "Maid Cafe Clay," plus a bonus Akira tribute.

  • Saturday August 18, 2012
  • Disney Halts "Coraline" Director's New Stop Motion Project

    Feature was planned for October, 2013

    Henry Selick (The Nightmare Before Christmas, Coraline) is planning to helm an adaptation of Coraline writer Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book and he was actively working on an untitled project, planned for October 2013 release. Unfortunately for fans of stop motion animation and workers at Selick's new San Francisco-based studio Cinderbiter, Disney has just halted production. More after the jump.

  • Thursday March 1, 2012
  • VIDEO: Radical Reproduction of TMNT's Intro in Stop Motion

    Over 4,000 pictures set to a garage surf punk cover of the '87 Turtles theme song

    With 4,000 individual pictures, Kyle Roberts and crew wanted to recreate the nostalgic 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles cartoon introduction in stop motion, and you can now check it out after the jump. 

  • Friday December 30, 2011
  • VIDEO: Stop Motion Transformers Battle

    Kre-O Autobots and Decepticons trade blows in stop motion

    Counter656's latest stop motion smackdown has Kre-O (Hasbro's Lego equivalent) versions of the Autobots and Decepticons engaging in a bit of mutual assault and battery. Check out the product of 10 days of production and around 3300-3500 pictures after the jump!

  • Wednesday December 21, 2011
  • VIDEO: Stop-Motion Bruce Lee vs. Arnold Schwarzenegger

    The Dragon and The Governator Square Off in Stop-Motion

    After teasing it earlier in the year, Ben Steedbeck has posted his stop-motion animated Bruce Lee versus Arnold Schwarzenegger short, "This Isn't Toy Story." Check it out after the jump.

  • Monday July 4, 2011
  • In Time for the Holiday: Captain America: The First Bomb Pop Stop Motion Trailer

    The First Avenger Thaws Out for Independence Day

    In Kyle Roberts' latest stop motion short, Captain America breaks from his frozen imprisonment in time for the US  Independence Day.  More after the jump.