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    Monday August 31, 2020
  • Kyoto Animation's Sound! Euphonium Is the Face for the Japan 2020 Census in Kyoto

    K-ON! and Inari Kon Kon helped drive awareness in previous years

    Every 5 years, Japan holds a national census, giving every household in the country the chance to get their voice heard and make the country a better place to live. This year, to drive awareness for the program, Kyoto Animation's Sound! Euphonium will be advertising the census in Kyoto prefecture. Check out the poster after the jump!

  • Saturday August 8, 2020
  • Be Blown Away by Senzoku Gakuen School's Remote Rendition of Sound! Euphonium's 1st OP

    The Senzoku Gakuen School of Music Freshman Wind Orchestra 2016 band once again plays music from the hit Kyoto Animation series

    Previously, the 5th-anniversary celebrations for the Sound! Euphonium anime saw a streamed festival in June but not wanting to be left out, the Senzoku Gakuen School of Music Freshman Wind Orchestra 2016 put on their own performance of the first TV anime opening theme 'DREAM SOLISTER' ... remotely! Be blown away after the jump!

  • Thursday August 13, 2020
  • FEATURE: Anime Academy Celebrates the History of Kyoto Animation

    The second season of educational YouTube series by Crunchyroll looks at the history of Japanese animation studios

    Kyoto Animation deserves all the love and support that anime fans can provide, and in the first episode of the second season of Anime Academy — an educational YouTube series produced by Crunchyroll — we take a look at the history, the productions, and the work culture that makes the studio a shining beacon within the Japanese animation industry. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday July 28, 2020
  • FEATURE: Anime vs. Real Life: The Most Strange Location from a Silent Voice

    Check out the real-world locations of A Silent Voice!

    In this edition of Anime vs. Real Life, follow Wilhelm along on his trip to the stunning real-life locations of one of the biggest anime movies in recent years, the beautiful A Silent Voice. Serene bridges, gourd-draped train stations, and bizarre art installations — see some of the most unusual anime locations to date, right after the jump!

  • Friday July 17, 2020
  • FEATURE: Dragon with a Capital 'D': Remembering Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid

    "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" celebrates Kyoto Animation's 2017 TV anime based on the yuri fantasy rom-com manga

    And you thought your romantic relationship was trouble? This month Crunchyroll is celebrating the works of Kyoto Animation, and so "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" checks out the dragon-sized difficulties in love and family life in the Winter 2017 TV anime, Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Wednesday July 8, 2020
  • FEATURE: The Mundane and Comedic Brilliance of Nichijou

    Kyoto Animation's 2011 slice-of-life anime is full of hilarious and memorable moments. These are just some of our favorites!

    This iconic 2011 anime from Kyoto Animation is packed with charm, quirkiness, and plenty of laughs. Hit the jump to check out some of our favorite moments from Nichijou!

  • Sunday July 5, 2020
  • FEATURE: How K-ON! Helped Preserve the Small Town of Toyosato

    A look into how one KyoAni show changed the small town of Toyosato forever

    Life inside the quaint town of Toyosato, Shiga prefecture, was changed when K-ON! first started airing on Japanese TV, becoming one of the most well-loved anime in the world. Ten years after the release of the second season airing, Daryl Harding takes a look at how the Kyoto Animation series helped preserve the tiny town of Toyosato.