Fans of anime director Mamoru Oshii now have some new work to look forward to. The creator is teaming up with Ichigo Animation on the project, which is currently planned to be an anime series coming to broadcast and streaming services sometime from spring to early summer of 2020. Read on for more.
Director Mamoru Oshii is keeping busy recently: when he's not too occupied playing Fallout 4 or directing a new "school fantasty" live-action film, the director of The Sky Crawlers and Assault Girls is also gearing up to direct an animated adaptation of Chimera, a series of science fiction novels written by Baku Yumemakura about a young man with a monster dwelling inside his body. Hit the jump to learn more.
On March 13, Production I.G's official website started accepting entries for volunteer extras for internationally acclaimed director Mamoru Oshii (Patlabor, Ghost in the Shell)'s new live-action film. The genre of the film is listed as "School Fantasy" and it is expected to be his 16th live-action film project following Garm Wars: The Last Druid released in Japan in May 2016. Hit the jump for more details.
Acclaimed director / eternal nemesis of the Brotherhood of Steel in Fallout 4 Mamoru Oshii is never at a loss for an opinion, and in a new book he promises to pull back the curtain and talk about a previously unexamined side of Studio Ghibli from the perspective of an animation insider. Hit the jump to learn more.
Ever put off homework because of video games? You're still ahead of director Mamoru Oshii -- he missed an entire magazine deadline because he was wrapped up in his playthrough of Fallout 4. More information, and the super-serious discussion he had with his manager, after the jump.