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    Wednesday January 22, 2020
  • Find Out How a NENDOROID is Made in Crunchyroll's New Documentary

    Crunchyroll visited the Good Smile Company office and factory for a peek at the process

    Crunchyroll's production team is at it again with another informative, insightful, and entertaining behind the scenes documentary. Following previous videos diving into the production of Dr. STONE and Food Wars!, this one takes us down a different path to find out how a NENDOROID is made. Hit the jump to watch! 

  • Wednesday December 18, 2019
  • Ghibli Producer Suzuki Says Miyazaki's Next Film Is 15% Complete After 3+ Years

    Miyazaki: "The feeling that there are areas that I've never done. That's all."

    In the latest third episode of NHK's documentary program "Tokyo Miracle," Japanese actor Takeru Sato (Rurouni Kenshin) visited Studio Ghibli to interview its producer Toshio Suzuki and director Hayao Miyazaki. It was Miyazaki's first interview after he withdrew his retirement in November 2016. First, Sato asked Suzuki about the state of progress of Miyazaki's next film. Hit the jump for the story.

  • Thursday August 1, 2019
  • Enter the Anime Documentary Trailer Dives into the Minds of Creators

    Behind the scenes doc premieres on August 5

    Netflix recently announced a new original documentary called Enter the Anime, which aims to go behind the scenes with the creators of shows like AggretsukoCastlevania, and more. Check out a trailer after the jump.

  • Friday March 1, 2019
  • Fan Chronicles: How Anime Changes Lives

    Anime has the power to uplift, inspire, and change lives. See how fans, just like you, have found empowerment and identity through our favorite art form in Fan Chronicles!

    Anime has the power to uplift, inspire, and change lives. Hit the jump to see how fans, just like, you, have found empowerment and identity through our favorite art form in Fan Chronicles!

  • Monday November 12, 2018
  • Attack on Titan Manga Author to Make His Rare Documentary Appearance on Sunday

    The 30-minute program follows his struggling days to create the manga's approaching climax

    The official website for TBS' long-running human documentary program Jounetsu Tairiku (literally means Passion Continent) has announced that its next episode to be aired on November 18 will focus on 32-year-old manga artist Hajime Isayama, best known for his internationally popular series Shingeki no Kyojin/Attack on Titan. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Monday September 17, 2018
  • CASTING CALL! Tell Us How Anime's Changed Your Life!

    We’re looking for powerful anime stories from fans to profile for a documentary series on Crunchyroll

    What's your anime origin story? Has anime influenced you to pick up a new hobby, learn a new skill, visit a new place, or pursue your dream career? Hit the jump to find out how you can share your story with us, and the rest of the world!

  • Thursday August 2, 2018
  • NFL Player Mike Daniels Shares Love of Anime in New Documentary

    He Was Anime - The Mike Daniels Documentary premieres today on Crunchyroll

    Mike Daniels of the Green Bay Packers is an "anime fan first, a football player second." The athlete shares his love of Dragon Ball, and how his fandom helped him through hard times in his life, in a new documentary created by Crunchyroll. Read more about it after the jump!

  • Thursday February 1, 2018
  • New Short Documentary On Revered "Street Fighter" Illustrator Akira “Akiman” Yasuda Now Online

    Short doc shines light on ex-Capcom illustrator

    For those of us that grew up around the time that Street Fighter II and Final Fight were arcade mainstays, the one thing that most people remember besides the gameplay was the striking artwork and character designs, recreated obsessively by fans in the past two decades. Hit the jump for the documentary

  • Tuesday July 7, 2015
  • VIDEO: "The Definitive History of Shenmue" Fan Documentary Previewed

    Filmmaker Adam Sipione embarks on "A Gamer's Journey" in upcoming doc

    Hardcore Shenmue fans are a dedicated lot. Would Yu Suzuki really be able to realize his dream of making Shenmue III without years and years of outspoken fans crying for more? This dedication shines through in A Gamer's Journey: The Definitive History of Shenmue, an upcoming documentary from cinematographer/filmmaker Adam Sipione. Hit the jump for a trailer.