Video games have always been satisfying ways for the gamer to relax or challenge themselves, but increasing technological advancements allow games to tackle more complex territory. Visual aesthetics is an area where video games have seen incredible growth, from photorealistic characters to deeply stylized games much like an animated series.Read More →

(Photo by Aniplex / courtesy Everett Collection) We rank all the animated films released in 2021 that received enough reviews for a Tomatometer score, including films from series that made headlines at the U.S. box office (Demon slayer, My hero university), new entries in legendary franchises (sailor moon, evangelization, Gundam),Read More →

The hype can easily ruin movies by pushing audience expectations to unrealistic levels. Fortunately, these films were able to deliver and then some. Over the years, animated films have become more and more popular. From films based on an existing animated series to original feature films such as the worksRead More →

The hugely successful animated film from director Makoto Shinkai, your name swept the world after its release in 2016. Breaking box office records in Japan and abroad, it quickly became one of the highest-grossing animated films ever produced, thanks in large part to its visuals spectacular, its sustained rhythm andRead More →

“Princess Mononoke” Ashitaka and Yakul production cell with production background and animation design (Studio Ghibli, 1997) and “Akira” Kaneda and Kei production cell setup with Key Master background (Tokyo Movie Shinsha , 1988) | Source: Heritage auctions This year, Heritage Auctions of Dallas, Texas, pays special tribute to anime withRead More →

Anime and games have a lot in common, with many character designers and writers working in both industries; naturally there’s a giant stack of adaptations, as well as more largely anime-inspired games, just begging to be played. In a practical way, we’ve put together a list of the ones youRead More →

Looking for the best animated movies on Netflix? We have created a list. A quick glance at anime on netflix reveals a well-organized and thoughtful collection of series in several genres. While its selection of movies isn’t quite as extensive, there are still enough solid choices to offer a listRead More →

For those who want to get into animated films, it can certainly be intimidating considering the unfamiliar descriptors such as kodomo, shonen, seinen, josei, and kodomomuke which are used to describe the overall genre. And as our exploration of 20 Essential Anime for Beginners revealed, it’s a hot topic whenRead More →

The best animated movies – like every other movie – are the ones that make us laugh, cry, and scream in excitement when we can tell that something big is about to happen. But there’s also something inherently unique about the anime, a certain flair that you can’t find anywhereRead More →

It’s easy to overlook the profound impact anime has had on the film industry. From sci-fi phenoms to action-packed blockbusters, this form of Japanese animation has changed the meaning of entertainment in the decades since its inception some 100 years ago. For those who study cinema or those who justRead More →

Dragon ball fighterz Dragon Ball has seen a great number of fighting games over the years, but Dragon Ball FighterZ holds a special place even among these. FighterZ has an absolutely amazing art style that almost makes it look like fights from the moving anime. Even after that, the ArcRead More →

Princess mononoke | Toho Animation allows for the kind of limitless creativity that most live-action directors can only dream of. But while American animators today for the most part embrace the trend of family-oriented computer animated films, another influential genre of hand-drawn animation continues to flourish in Japan. Japanese animeRead More →