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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
'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!
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.
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.