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    Tuesday December 22, 2020
  • OPINION: My Favorite Anime of 2020 Are All Music Videos

    Welcome to the Cuushe zone

    You might have seen Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken! but have you seen Cuushe and Yoko Kuno's "Magic?" That and more videos to blow your mind, after the jump.

  • Wednesday October 7, 2020
  • Pokémon 'GOTCHA!' Anime Music Video Catches Over 10 Million Views

    The Bones animated music video was directed by Rie Matsumoto

    Premiering last week was the latest Pokémon music video, set to the song Acacia by BUMP OF CHICKEN and directed by Rie Matsumoto at anime studio BONES. Since its release on September 29, the video has amassed over 10 million views, not a Joltik sized amount! Learn more after the jump!

  • Monday October 12, 2020
  • FEATURE: The New Pokemon Music Video is an Explosion of Animation Talent!

    Let's highlight the fantastic artists beyond the recent "Gotcha!" Pokemon video!

    For her latest short project, the stunningly talented Rie Matsumoto has teamed back up with animation director Yuki Hayashi to make something truly special. Today on Why It Works, let's explore how their unique talents elevate this charming Pokeproduction!

  • Tuesday September 29, 2020
  • Rie Matsumoto Directs Pokémon Music Video 'Gotcha!' for BUMP OF CHICKEN and Bones

    BUMP OF CHICKEN's 'Arcadia' sets the tune for this anniversary track

    At the end of the latest Pokémon Sword and Shield presentation, the company premiered a new animated music video featuring BUMP OF CHICKEN's single 'Arcadia.' The music video, titled 'Gotcha!', celebrates every single aspect of Pokémon, tightly packing the music video full of so many references. Catch the music video after the jump!

  • Monday December 12, 2016
  • FEATURE: Creative Spotlight: Rie Matsumoto

    Your family is your world – lose your family and your world shatters.

    In this week's Creative Spotlight, Brandon looks at Rie Matsumoto, a promising young director best known for her original series, Kyousougiga, and the anime adaptation of Kekkai Sensen. Hit the jump to read more!