But it’s not Hayao Miyazaki’s studio providing the magic for this look at Kiki’s life four years after her movie ends.
Kiki’s Delivery Service
Now you can enjoy the flavours of some well-known characters from the acclaimed animation studio.
Annual tradition is more beautiful than ever this year.
Surprisingly, the male stars of Howl’s Moving Castle and Spirited Away don’t top the list, according to this survey.
Beautifully adorned tins featuring some of the studio’s beloved anime characters are being made for a limited time.
Listening to this cat talk is like a real-life encounter with Jiji from Studio Ghibli’s Kiki’s Delivery Service!
The magical looking feline is winning hearts online for its mysterious moves.
Sounds like the U.K. is getting its second Studio Ghibli anime-based stage production, and very soon.
Enjoy new treats like a herring pie from Kiki’s Delivery Service or a sweet icy treat inspired by Castle in the Sky.
Okay, there isn’t actually a working Catbus there, but you can see the next best thing!
Let the magical star of the Hayao Miyazaki classic deliver your messages with a personal touch.
Bring some Ghibli magic into the kitchen with Calcifer from Howl’s Moving Castle and the famous fish pie from Kiki’s Delivery Service.
If you ever needed proof that you can buy happiness…
After catching so many eyes by getting naked, Mana Sakura is now getting attention for her outfits as well.
From My Neighbor Totoro to Porco Rosso, these cute kits let you recreate miniature worlds from your favorite Miyazaki films.
Move over Barbie and Licca-chan, there’s a new doll in town.
We fly down to Yufuin Floral Village to try the Ghibli-inspired bakery’s goods for ourselves.
Here at RocketNews24 we’re no stranger to covering Studio Ghibli fan-related news. From fan-made drawings to 8-bit mashups to officially-licensed replicas, we’ve seen a ton of love around the world for all things Ghibli.
And one essential part of the Studio Ghibli fandom is the fantastic cosplay. Studio Ghibli cosplayers from all over the globe love showing off the huge range of unforgettable Ghibli characters, and here we have a sampling of some of the best ones we’ve seen recently. Think you’re a real Ghibli fan? Then see if you can identify each one!
Last week, we took a look at an ad for West Japan Railways that was produced by animators affiliated with Studio Ghibli. If its images of a happy family enjoying the great outdoors had you ready to pack your bags, why not make said bags anime-style too, with these My Neighbor Totoro and Kiki’s Delivery Service suitcases?
In general, anime merchandise tends to be full of wonder and whimsy. Much like how the medium of animation allows creators to escape the restrictions of reality, many of the trinkets that are pitched to anime fans are supposed to be approximations of items they’re not likely to come across in their daily life, such as a mystical chalice or magic wand.
But hey, if you’re Studio Ghibli, Japan’s most venerated animation house, you can make anything seem magical, even an officially licensed broom.