Studio Ghibli: Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (崖の上のポニョ)

Ponyo (崖の上のポニョ Gake no Ue no Ponyo, literally “Ponyo on the Cliff”), initially titled in English as Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea, is a 2008 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Miyazaki Hayao (宮崎駿) of Studio Ghibli and Toho. It is Miyazaki’s eighth film for Ghibli, and his tenth overall. The … More Studio Ghibli: Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea (崖の上のポニョ)

Studio Ghibli: Kiki’s Delivery Service (魔女の宅急便)

Kiki’s Delivery Service (魔女の宅急便, Majo no Takkyūbin, lit. Witch’s Express Home Delivery) is the title of the 1989 Miyazaki Hayao (宮崎駿) and Studio Ghibli anime film based on the children’s fantasy novel written by Kadono Eiko (角野栄子) and illustrated by Hayashi Akiko (林明子). It was first published by Fukuinkan Shoten on January 25, 1985. The original … More Studio Ghibli: Kiki’s Delivery Service (魔女の宅急便)

Anime: Dragonaut – The Resonance (ドラゴノーツ – ザ・レゾナンス)

It’s been quite a while since I watched an anime that I liked this much… … will probably be what you will think after watching this one. Well, I enjoyed it quite a lot! The story is quite cool, with quite some unpredictable twists and awesome action scenes. It also has a great soundtrack. But … More Anime: Dragonaut – The Resonance (ドラゴノーツ – ザ・レゾナンス)

Studio Ghibli: Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し)

Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し) is a 2001 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Miyazaki Hayao and produced by Studio Ghibli. The film tells the story of Ogino Chihiro, a sullen ten-year-old girl who, while moving to a new neighborhood, enters the spirit world. After her parents are transformed into pigs by the witch Yubaba, … More Studio Ghibli: Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し)

Anime: Kanon (カノン)

Originally a Japanese adult visual novel developed by Key, Kanon (カノン) made several transitions into other media, such as two manga series, comic anthologies, light novels and art books, audio dramas and several music albums. Toei Animation produced a 13-episode anime television series in 2002 and an original video animation (OVA) episode in 2003. Kyoto Animation produced … More Anime: Kanon (カノン)

Anime: Anpanman (アンパンマン)

Anpanman (アンパンマン) is a Japanese picture book series written by Yanase Takashi (やなせ たかし), running from 1973 until 2013 following his death. The anime adaptation Soreike! Anpanman (それいけ!アンパンマン, Let’s Go! Anpanman) is one of the most popular anime series amongst young children in Japan. The show has been broadcasting in Japan continuously since October 1988. On … More Anime: Anpanman (アンパンマン)