Japanese translator Kim Morrissy explores how our favorite anime, manga, and light novels are translated into English. What is lost in translation? More importantly, what is found in translation? This week, Kim looks behind the scenes at Porter Robinson's music video SHELTER and uncovers some things you might not know.
Porter Robinson’s animated music video for SHELTER sure has created a sensation since it first debuted earlier this week to plenty of acclaim and controversy. Now, here’s a look behind the scenes of this landmark work created in association between Porter, A-1 Pictures, and a little company named… Crunchyroll. Enjoy after the jump!
It’s here: musician Porter Robinson’s visually dazzling and emotionally moving anime music video for his new song SHELTER, made in collaboration with A-1 Pictures (Sword Art Online) and your pals at Crunchyroll! Watch after the jump!
On October 18th, 10:15pm local time, electronic music producer and DJ Porter Robinson's A-1 Pictures anime collaboration, Shelter, will be playing on a gigantic video screen overlooking the trendy Shibuya Koen-Dori street. With this news, Robinson gave his English speaking fans some details on the animation's premise.
Speaking of folks in other fields with otaku cred, Porter Robinson, electric music producer and DJ, known to be an anime and DDR fan, has posted a teaser for his collaboration with anime studio A-1 Pictures. Sachika Misawa (Accel World's Kuroyukihime) voices with with Magi characer designer/animation director Toshifumi Akai helming and and Megumi Kounoi (animator of Magi's opening) ascharacter desgiener.
Crunchyroll officially announced the identity of the mystery headliner for its Anime Expo concert as electronic music star and anime fan Porter Robinson. He will perform his full live show at the concert, which will be held at the Microsoft Theater on Friday, July 3 from 8PM-11PM. Hit the jump for more.