Studio Ghibli finally released their final batch of HD stills from their film collection on December 18, bringing the full collection up to 1,178 images from anime movies past, letting fans use the images within the "bounds of common sense". Go past the jump to check out some of the images and learn more!
With the next Studio Ghibli film on the horizon, director Goro Miyazaki, son of Hayao Miyazaki, was interviewed by Comic Natalie about his upcoming TV anime film Earwig and the Witch. He discussed why he chose to break tradition and animate the film in 3DCG, explaining that "there was no future for this studio if I was just copying what they had done." Read more after the jump!
The classic Hayao Miyazaki anime films Kiki's Delivery Service and My Neighbor Totoro, alongside three other films from the beloved anime studio, join the HD image collection from Studio Ghibli, which saw two previous batches be released on the Ghibli website. Check out the entire list after the jump!
After being closed for a few months this year due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Ghibli Museum and accompanying Straw Hat Cafe have re-opened. Needing to try out the new food at the cafe, Hayao Miyazaki and pals took some time off from animating his next film to sample the new menu! Watch the video after the jump!
Tokyo-based 3DCG artist / character modeler Granicoph has used 3DCG rendering to re-create two iconic scenes from Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, the classic 1984 pre-Studio Ghibli / Hayao Miyazaki anime theatrical film, and has published these scenes to Sketchfab, a platform which specializes in artwork designed to be experienced in augmented reality or virtual reality environments. Hit the jump to learn more.
When Mamoru Hosoda made The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, he was immediately hailed as the second coming of Hayao Miyazaki. Five films later, he has gone one step beyond that and carved a niche of his own, with his own signature. On the occasion of his birthday, we take a look at what makes his films, and the characters of his films, so special. Read on to learn more.
With a batch of tasty dishes included from Studio Ghibli films, Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Toriko, and much more, take this quiz and find out where you fit within the flavorful world of anime cuisine.