Spirited Away

Spirited Away – the Most Successful Movie in Japanese History

One magical animation created by Studio Ghibli is entitled “Spirited Away.” It tells about a typical Japanese family moving into a new neighborhood but unintentionally entering the spirits’ world. The film was released on July 20th, 2001, became one of the most successful films in Japanese movie history, and received a widespread critical acclaim. The…

Which Studio Ghibli Male Character Are You Most Like?

While some of the Studio Ghibli guys are heroes in the obvious, Prince-Charming sort of way, there are heroes of other sorts whose personalities are far from the traditional. Plucky book-worms and courageous swordsmen alike can make for dashing protagonists. Let’s take a look at some popular Ghibli males – can you identify with any…

The Top 5 Creepy Studio Ghibli Characters

Studio Ghibli creates memorable animations that are steeped in magic, mystery and intrigue. Some of the characters are cute, some are plucky, and some are downright crazy. Yet there are others that are sure to spook both adult and younger viewers alike. Let’s take a look at some of the scariest Ghibli creations. 1. Nago…

Top 7 Studio Ghibli Films of All Time

In days gone by, anime cartoons were enjoyed by a fairly niche market, mainly within Japan alone. But then Studio Ghibli came along with major films like Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke that were popular in mainstream channels around the world. Since then, the Ghibli animations have a following across the globe. Here are some…

A Ghibli-Style Movie You Might Not Have Heard Of

Studio Ghibli I’d heard of Studio Ghibli when I was a teenager – the popularity of Spirited Away reaching across the globe and introducing me to that style of animation – but I never really got into it until I came to Japan. The quirky characters, stylistic animation and original stories make the Ghibli films…

Let’s Get Lost in the Ghibli Museum Together

Are you a fan of Japanese animation movies? If so, you will know the legendary Ghibli Studio that was the producer and the origin of the most interesting and attractive Japanese anime, as the anime movies of Hayao Miyazaki. I think that visiting Ghibli museum in Tokyo would be for you a source of inspiration…

The Top 5 Anime Films you NEED to See

You probably remember watching Dragon-Ball Z or Pokemon in the morning when you were a kid eating breakfast and just associate anime with the good old days. However, animes haven’t to be something only steeped in nostalgia. As you probably know, anime is kinda synonymous with Japan so if you`re thinking of coming over then…