Mamoru Oshii's highly influential 1995 anime film Ghost in the Shell not only inspired anime going forward but also Hollywood directors, who still cite the film as one of the greatest of all time. But one aspect of the production of the film has been contested since its release – how much it cost to make. Luckily, a producer on the film went to Twitter to confirm the budget of the seminal film.
Ghost In The Shell has inspired all manner of merchandise collaborations over the years, from apparel, figures, art books and video games, to housewares and one-off products. Now, the franchise has received its first themed perfume and fragrance collaboration with French perfume label Etat Libre d'Orange. Read on for the details.
The 4K remaster edition of Mamoru Oshii's Ghost in the Shell, the 1995 anime film based on Masamune Shirow's science fiction comic of the same name, will be released simultaneously at in Japan and the U.S. on September 17 in IMAX format. Hit the jump for more details including Oshii's message.
Ghost in the Shell: SAC_2045 character designer Ilya Kuvshinov has brought his beautiful art style to a trio of sake blends! Inspired by the Netflix series, these beverages are available now from the KURAND online store. Enjoy responsibly after the jump!