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Get the creeps with Totoro horror theories

Studio Ghibli’s famous animations became well-known inside and outside Japan. Movies like Howl’s Castle, Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke are not regarded as ‘children movies’, though Ponyo and Totoro seem to be more for a younger audience. Which does not mean that adults can not enjoy it as well! God of Death As most fans…

Which Ghibli female character suits you most?

The Studio Ghibli films are jam-packed full of fun, memorable characters, including many strong female protagonists. While all the Ghibli films are similar in style and the stories have the same magical escapism essence to them, the individual character help to flavour unique twists into each of the films. Perhaps you already have a favourite…

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…

The Top 5 Cutest Studio Ghibli Characters

Japanese people love all things かわいい!!! (cute – kawaii) and one of the best-known embodiments of Japanese cuteness is found in the adorable and unforgettable characters of the Studio Ghibli animations. So which of the Ghibli creations rate as the top cutest? 1. Ponyo Film: Ponyo tasteofcinema.com/ Kawaii Rating: 9/10. While she ends the film…

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 Kumanofude Contribution to the Japanese Animation Industry

Kumano Brushes For Anime I have introduced, before, the types of Kumanofude brushes, the shop and its place in the make-up industry. There is also another main value that was attributed to the reputation of the Kumanofude brushes by the Ghibli Studios. As most of you know, Studio Ghibli is renowned worldwide as one of…

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…

Let’s go on an adventure in Ghibli World!

Those of you who love Japanese animation are already familiar with “Ghibli”. Yes, Ghibli is one of the famous Japanese animation studios which has released a wide range of quality animated films! Ghibli is one of the pioneers of Japanese animation, the studio was founded in 1985 and has been releasing animated movies since 1986.…