Flip Flappers is one of the most colorful anime titles of 2016. In this article, Brandon looks at how anime directors, Akiyuki Shinbo and Kiyotaka Oshiyama, use color to externalize internal emotions. Interested in how this comparison plays out? Hit the jump to read more!
When we think of Flip Flappers, it’s difficult to pin the anime down to one specific genre. What makes director Kiyotaka Oshiyama such a flexible storyteller and how is his understanding of genre so vital to Flip Flappers' success? Brandon looks at the fifth episode of Flip Flappers and the stylistic conventions of esteemed shojo director, Kunihiko Ikuhara, to arrive at a conclusion.
What begins as yet another homage to Mad Max: Fury Road evolves into a hot-blooded magical girl fistfight rivaling the action from the best Precure episodes. Stylish henshins, biker gangs and bondage queens all come together in one place as two of the most unlikely genre fusions occur onscreen in episode 3 of Flip Flappers. Hit the jump to descend down the rabbit hole!
The fall season's odd bird, Flip Flappers, may seem incomprehensible at first, but is there a method behind director Kiyotaka Oshiyama's madness? Although much of the show's background is still shrouded in mystery, are there details from the first two episodes that we can make sense of right now? Hit the jump to descend down the rabbit hole!
Kiyotaka Oshiyama's directorial debut, Flip Flappers, is an unusual anime to say the least. Fusing magical girls, science fiction and lucid dreaming together, the former Space Dandy episode director gives us a show that's off the beaten path. Hit the jump to descend down the rabbit hole!
A new preview video for Flip Flappers highlights the opening theme and opening animation for the upcoming original TV anime focusing on magical girls exploring a world of "Pure Illusion". Hit the jump to check it out.
The musicians who will perform the opening and ending themes for Flip Flappers, an upcoming original TV anime that's one part magical girl show and one-part swashbuckling SF adventure, have been announced. Hit the jump to learn more.
The official website for Flip Flappers, an upcoming original magical girl TV anime with direction by Kiyotaka Oshiyama and featuring animation by Studio 3Hz, has revealed oodles of new information about the series, including a new preview video, a new key visual, and 10 additional cast announcements. Hit the jump to learn more.
Flip Flappers, an upcoming original magical girl TV anime directed by Kiyotaka Oshiyama and featuring animation by Studio 3Hz, has published a new key visual depicting protagonists Cocona and Papika experiencing the world of "Pure Illusion". Hit the jump to check it out.
The official trailer for Flip Flappers, an upcoming magical girl TV anime scheduled to debut in October of 2016, is now available online. Hit the jump to check it out.
Previously teased with a countdown website, it turns out that Happinet Pictures and Infinite's new anime project, Flip Flappers, will be a magical girl TV anime that will debut in October of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.