Category: People

Bringing Totoro Into the 3rd Dimension

Totoro’s Mei Modelled in Pixar-style 3D?? Mei (from studio Ghibli) is the cute protagonist from the wonderfully crafted 2-D world of My Neighbor Totoro. When we think of this movie, we think of beautiful artwork, bright colors, and the pure childlike imagination of Hayao Miyazaki portrayed effortlessly into film. Miyazaki films are famous for their classic and unparalleled animation technique,…

Kawaii Manga Baseball Boys??

The Best Way to Attract Female Fans to Yakyuu is to Manga-fy the Players The Yokahama Baystars are trying to reach a new (likely, female) audience with their┬álatest piece of PR work: take the professional Japanese Central League players and manga-fy them for advertisements. In this shojo-style piece published by the Baystars, fans of the baseball team can enjoy their…

Obama-chan <3s Anime and <3s U

Obama-chan Shows the Nation and the World that He Believes Kawaii Anime is Real, Alive, and Important Imagine a world where taxes were kittehs, Presidents’ Day was Anime Day, and Obama addressed the nation with battle music and stock┬ásound effects. Imagine a world where airplanes were cat buses and all cultures were just different cosplays. ‘Imagine all the peeeeopleee…’ Okay,…