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Celebrating 50 Years of Anime: 50 People of the Past and Present Who Shaped Anime Into What It is Today (#35-31)

Another installment in the Celebrating 50 Years of Anime series of posts. This time we have the dude who got shafted by Ghibli, an Oshii-trained director who takes it easier on the exposition (if only by a little), an artist … Continue reading

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Celebrating 50 Years of Anime: 50 People of the Past and Present Who Shaped Anime Into What It is Today (#40-36)

Another installment in the Celebrating 50 Years of Anime series of posts. This time we’ve got a hipster, a golfer, a man who most likely profits way more from making music videos than producing anime, a man who established his … Continue reading

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Celebrating 50 Years of Anime: 50 People of the Past and Present Who Shaped Anime Into What It is Today (#45-41)

Another installment in the Celebrating 50 Years of Anime series of posts. This time we have a prolific science fiction writer who happens to be an “ass” man, an up-and-coming “confirmed-for-bro” animator who can also DJ, a dude whom I … Continue reading

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Celebrating 50 Years of Anime: 50 People of the Past and Present Who Shaped Anime Into What It is Today (Introduction and #50-46)

First things first: depending on how you look at it, it’s not really the 50th anniversary of Japanese animation. The first instances of animation extend far back in time, predating the likes of Tetsuwan Atom and Kimba the White Lion. Early … Continue reading

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