Though woefully misrepresented in all kinds of media, here's a non-hierarchical list of women of color in anime who are respectfully depicted, nuanced, and poignant role models for our own lives too. Read on for more after the jump!
Hideaki Anno is a visionary director responsible for several classic and memorable shows and movies. To celebrate his birthday, we're ranking our top 10 works of his and dissecting just what makes them great! Read more after the jump!
Anime and game character designer Toshiyuki Kubooka, whose work would be seen in the likes of Giant Robo and Lunar contributed Gainax's first TV anime, Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water. As the series celebrates the 30th anniversary of its conclusion and its titular leads prepares to celebrate her 141st birthday (offical DOB is May 31, 1875), Bellfine has prepared a 1/7 scale Yasuragi Ver. of Nadia based on Kubooka's soundtrack art.
Sentai Filmworks took to its panel at the AniMaine convention to announce a new license rescue and did not disappoint, as the company announced it would release Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water once again while confirming other details, as well as not officially commenting on others. Hit the jump for the info.
In the classic anime Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water, Grandis Granva built mecha to steal it, but for less than $200, you can have Nadia's Blue Water pendant. Photos after the jump!