The all-expenses paid trip will take foreign visitors to sites in Tokyo and Gifu Prefecture that feature in the hit animated film.
Sneak preview released for new version of mega-hit rock song that will appear in U.S. theatrical screenings.
American website’s number-crunching puts Makoto Shinkai’s hit ahead of anything from Studio Ghibli.
The wait to know how long anime fans in North America will have to wait is finally over.
Makoto Shinkai is poised to outperform anything ever produced by Walt Disney.
We sent two of our writers out to get ramen, but they almost ended up with criminal records instead.
In case you didn’t already know that Jackie Chan is a total badass.
Anime fans have been buzzing about a possible foreign adaptation of director Makoto Shinkai’s hit.
But he also thinks that may be the secret to the anime’s success.
Fans were treated to a first look at an image from the JoJo live action movie over New Year’s, but it seems the response wasn’t exactly enthusiastic.
Believe it or not, some people don’t like Makoto Shinkai’s newest anime, and one comment in particular has him feeling angry.
The anime event of the year is selling tickets in China even more quickly than it did in Japan.
No strings or CG here; it’s all science and craftsmanship.
The fate of Studio Ghibli may be in limbo, but Hiromasa Yonebayashi’s future is starting next summer.
Title and costume choices for the new anime point all the way back to the series’ beginning.
The Makoto Shinkai film now trails the monumental Disney hit, and is actually picking up momentum at the box office.
Why is Studio Ghibli located in Koganei? Why are there two girls in My Neighbour Totoro? When will Miyazaki’s next film be released? Toshio Suzuki answered all these questions and more at an event last night in Tokyo.
Here’s how the silver-haired samurai and his cohorts will look in their real-world debut.
Makoto Shinkai’s hit continues to surpass Hayao Miyazaki anime in box office earnings.
After spending the summer in Tokyo, the cafe moves to another major Japanese city.