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    Sunday January 26, 2020
  • Marukome Gets Sentimental with Animated Miso Ad

    The 8th entry in the "Ryotei no Aji Ekimiso" series features an elderly couple adjusting to their changing circumstances

    Miso makers Marukome Co.,Ltd. are once again tugging at the heart-strings of the Japanese TV-viewing public with the 8th animated entry in the "Ryotei no Aji Ekimiso" series, a sequence of animated TV commercials spear-headed by Robot Communications Inc. that depict the influence of miso products on daily life in Japan. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday August 7, 2018
  • Eva Character Designer Animates Nogizaka46 Members for Mouse Computer CM

    Yoshiyuki Sadamoto and Liden Films collaborate for special advertisement that will be released on August 08, 2018

    An upcoming advertisement for Mouse Computer combines the talents of idol group Nogizaka46, animation studio Liden Films, and animator / character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamoto (.hack//, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water). Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Tuesday June 20, 2017
  • Yoga Practice is Tricky in "Neko ga Kureta Maarui Shiawase" CM

    Series of lavishly animated advertisements by the Marui Group Co., Ltd. retail store celebrates grown-up life

    The third chapter has been published for Neko ga Kureta Maarui Shiawase ("The Round Happiness That the Cat Gave to Me"), a series of lavishly animated commercials commissioned by the Marui Group Co., Ltd retail store that recount short, pleasant stories of grown-up life. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Monday May 22, 2017
  • Yokohama Animation Lab Explores Grown-Up Life in "Neko ga Kureta Maarui Shiawase" Ads

    Series of 4 short animated commercials is sponsored by the Marui Group retail store

    Retail store Marui Group Co., Ltd. has created a series of animated commercials that celebrate the ups-and-downs of grown-up life entitled Neko ga Kureta Maarui Shiawase ("The Round Happiness That the Cat Gave to Me"). Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Friday July 10, 2015
  • VIDEO: Takayuki Yamada is Too Enthusiastic for "Batman: Arkham Knight"

    Humorous advertisement for Japanese PS4 release weighs in on Bat-obsession

    Batman: Arkham Knight is serious business according to this humorous Japanese TV spot. Hit the jump to see actor Takayuki Yamada get a little to immersed in the game.

  • Thursday July 2, 2015
  • Girls of "Girls Und Panzer" Don Swimsuits to Promote Summer Tourism

    Posters & stands advertise seaside town of Ōarai in Ibaraki Prefecture

    The Anglerfish Team of Girls und Panzer are gearing up for some summer fun by the seaside in a series of advertisements designed to promote Japanese tourism. Hit the jump to learn more.

  • Monday June 1, 2015
  • VIDEO: Salaryman Battles Alien Baltan with the Power of Broccoli

    Goofy ad emphasizes the importance of sulforaphane in the diet of older people

    Everyone's always telling kids to eat their vegetables, but full-grown adults also need proper nutrition to fight off giant alien invaders from the Ultraman TV series according to this wacky Japanese advertisement from Kagome, Co., Ltd.. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Friday May 8, 2015
  • VIDEO: Tommy Lee Jones Turns into a Bird in Bizarre Suntory Ad

    60 second commercial spot for Japanese brewery is strange, strange, strange

    Would your day be incomplete without a weird Japanese advertisement featuring American actor Tommy Lee Jones transforming into a giant owl? If so, hit the jump to complete your day.