Sarah Eitelberg

Viz Media Releases New Studio Ghibli Hard Cover ‘The Art of Princess Mononoke’

Viz Media Releases New Studio Ghibli Hard Cover ‘The Art of Princess Mononoke’

Viz Media is set to release a new special edition Princess Mononoke art book at the end of this month, complete with a new translation and aesthetically pleasing hard cover! Good news to soothe our souls from Studio Ghibli’s co-founder, Hayao Miyasaki’s retirement announcement early this month. (He might be serious this time!) “We are very […]

 Kyle J. Steenblik

The Wind Rises to such great heights.

The Wind Rises (Kaze tachinu) is in every respect a beautiful film, a magnificent film for fans of animation, history, and love stories. It is a visual symphony on film. It rises and falls in torrents of beauty and emotion crashing before your eyes. If you allow it, the film will carry you away, and […]

 Alan Smithee

‘When Marnie Was There’ — Studio Ghibli’s Next Movie

‘When Marnie Was There’ — Studio Ghibli’s Next Movie

Hayao Miyazaki may be retired and has handed the reins over to various other directors, but his illustrious studio continues to make great films, the latest of which is a remake of the 1967 Joan Robinson novel “When Marnie Was There”.

 Alan Smithee

My Neighbor Totoro Novel – Out Now

My Neighbor Totoro Novel – Out Now

I’ll make this one brief, but it’s fairly simple…if you loved the movie then you’ll love the novel.

 Ryan Wilson

Hayao Miyazaki Retiring From Movie Industry

Hayao Miyazaki Retiring From Movie Industry

Anime is losing a legend.

 Alan Smithee

Daddy Time – Howl’s Moving Castle

Daddy Time – Howl’s Moving Castle

I’ve got a bit of a confession to make. I haven’t seen every Miyazaki movie. There I’ve said it and I feel much better for getting it off my chest. There is a plus side to this revelation, and that is that I now have a chance to watch the entire collection of Studio Ghibli […]

 Robert Chesley

VIDEO: 80s era Studio Ghibli’s “Little Nemo” Treatment

VIDEO: 80s era Studio Ghibli’s “Little Nemo” Treatment

Did you know that Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli was planning on bringing “Little Nemo” to life?