Meguro Cinema in Tokyo is gearing up for a deep dive into the cinematic landscapes crafted by manga author Katsuhiro Otomo with a two-week film festival that pairs 35mm screenings of 1988's seminal work of cyberpunk fiction, Akira, with 5 other films written, directed, or supervised by Otomo. Hit the jump to make Neo Tokyo explode.
The SHORT PEACE anthology includes some of Japan's hottest talent, but what about the video game portion of the anthology--Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day, but Suda51 himself? Shane Lewis tackles the lightning-fast action of Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day--check out our full review after the jump!
It's a far cry from Europe's digital release, which arrived back in April, but Bandai Namco Games announced the PlayStation 3 launch date for the Short Peace anime project and game combo in the Americas. The four-part film anthology hits PlayStation Network along with the Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day game on September 30. Hit the jump for more.
Sentai Filmwork has finished posting their set of mini-English dub clips of Short Peace, Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo's anime shorts anthology featuring the Oscar nominated Possessions. Get a look after the jump.
Sentai Filmworks announced its license of Short Peace—the anime anthology curated by Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo—in February. The collection of four short films will be released on Blu-ray and DVD after Eleven Arts' theatrical run, and you can see the English trailer after the jump.
Bandai Namco Europe has posted an English subtitled teaser trailer for Shuhei Morita's Possessions, the Oscar nominated segment of the Short Peace anime anthology. The "amazingly deep cross-platform experience" of the four anime shorts and game Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day will be released in Europe and Australasia April 18th. Get a look after the jump.
Earlier this year Bandai Namco announced plans to bring Katsuhiro Otomo's Short Peace anime anthology to the west along with the fifth and final part, Suda51's Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day. The publisher shared a preview in January, and now we have a date locked down for the European release. Hit the jump for more.
Sentai Filmworks has announced that they have licensed, Short Peace, the anime anthology curated by the legendary Katsuhiro Otomo (Akira, Steamboy) which includes the 86th Academy Award nominated Best Animated Short Film "Possessions," directed by Shuhei Morita (Coicent, Freedom). More after the jump.
Eleven Arts and Sentai Filmworks have announced plans to bring Short Peace, a new omnibus film from Akira's director, Katsuhiro Otomo to North American theaters. The anime anthology consists of four short films, including this year's Academy Award nominated "Possessions" directed by Shuhei Morita. More after the jump.