Dougram: A Short Interview with Director Takahashi Ryosuke

This interview is from the 1983 August edition of OUT with a brief word from Takahashi Ryosuke on his, at the time, recently completed series Fang of the Sun Dougram. I will warn you right now that this interview has MASSIVE SPOILERS, so if you absolutely despise spoilers and haven't seen the show, it might be … Continue reading Dougram: A Short Interview with Director Takahashi Ryosuke

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Gundam NT: Behind The Scenes With Director Yoshizawa Shunichi & Producer Ogata Naohiro

If I have my information correct Gundam NT (Narrative) was the first Gundam movie to get a US theatrical release on February 19th, 2019. At the very least, it got a rather timely release only months after it showed in Japan as well a great turn out so hopefully, this is a step in the right … Continue reading Gundam NT: Behind The Scenes With Director Yoshizawa Shunichi & Producer Ogata Naohiro

Ideon: Director Tomino Yoshiyuki And The Mystery Of The 6th Civilization

  The original interview can be found in the 1982 March special release of Animec. This interview took place and was published after the run of the original Space Runaway Ideon TV series and prior to the release of the movies The Ideon: A Contact and The Ideon: Be Invoked (they were a double feature.) … Continue reading Ideon: Director Tomino Yoshiyuki And The Mystery Of The 6th Civilization

The Path to Penguin Highway: Talking with Director Ishida Hiroyasu and Author Morimi Tomihiko

Morimi Tomihiko, known for his novels that sparked the hit anime The Eccentric Family, Tatami Galaxy, and The Night is Short, Walk on Girl, teamed up with Ishida Hiroyasu, creator of Fumiko's Confession, to bring Morimi's novel penguin highway to the big screen. Original article from Anime!Anime! released August 17th. This was published before the movie … Continue reading The Path to Penguin Highway: Talking with Director Ishida Hiroyasu and Author Morimi Tomihiko

A Place Further Than The Universe: An Interview With Director Ishizuka Atsuko

Original interview found here. From Fantasy to Reality: The Process of Thorough Interviews — First off, where did you come up with the idea of having high school girls go to Antarctica? Ishizuka Atsuko: When I was working on No Game No Life, I kept talking about how my next venture was going to be … Continue reading A Place Further Than The Universe: An Interview With Director Ishizuka Atsuko

Mazinger Z: Infinity’s Director Shimizu Junji

It's the 50th anniversary of Nagai Go and his revolution works. Following tail of the worldwide release of Netflix's Devilman Crybaby, Mazinger Z: Infinity works its way around the globe releasing in theaters worldwide. The US theatrical release is scheduled for February 11th and 12th. Check out if there is a viewing near you here! … Continue reading Mazinger Z: Infinity’s Director Shimizu Junji

0080 War In The Pocket: A Story About The Children Left Behind – Director, Takayama Fumihiko

The sixth installment and final installment to the six days of Gundam with Setting Production, Horiguchi Shigeru and Production Advancement, Nakayama Koutaro. Merry Christmas! Day One – Producer, Uchida Kenji Day Two – Character Designer, Mikimoto Haruhiko Day Three – Mechanical Design Cooperator, Akitaka Mika Day Four – Key Animator & Mechanical Design Cooperator, Iso Mitsuo Day Five – Setting Production, Horiguchi Shigeru … Continue reading 0080 War In The Pocket: A Story About The Children Left Behind – Director, Takayama Fumihiko

Animage June 1994, Interview with G Gundam’s director Imagawa Yasuhiro

First Build Fighters, then Gundam Wing, and now Mobile Fighters G Gundam has been added to the Crunchyroll anime catalog. This brings the Gundam lineup to a total of six shows (aforementioned 3 as well as IBO, Unicorn TV, and 00) and hopefully, they continue the announcements. Until then, I've translated an interview from the … Continue reading Animage June 1994, Interview with G Gundam’s director Imagawa Yasuhiro