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J Sky Sports
J Storm, Inc.
J. B. Productions
J.C. Staff 3D Department
J.C. Staff Photography Dept.
J2 Production Committee
JACK ON STUDIO
Jacques Canestrier Video
Jade Dynasty Publications Ltd.
Jam Home Made
Japan Academy Creators College of Manga and Animation
Japan Action Enterprise
Japan Action Enterprises
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Japan Air Self-Defense Force
Japan Animation & Manga College
Japan Art Fund
Japan Association of Music Enterprises
Japan Broadcast Publishing Co., Ltd.
Japan Central Music, Ltd.
Japan Chorus Society
Japan Coast Guard
Japan Computer System Co., Ltd.
Japan Cybercrime Control Center
Japan Defense Agency
Japan Digital Contents
Japan Digital Entertainment, Inc.
Japan Ground Self-Defense Force
Japan Home Video
Japan International Broadcasting
Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
Japan Motorcycle Association
Japan Narration Acting Institute
Japan Narration Actor Institute
Japan Narration and Acting School
Japan National Route 12
Japan News Network
Japan Olympic Committee
Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
Japan Professional Baseball Players Association
Japan Professional Cyclist Union
Japan Pyrotechnics Association
Japan Racing Association
Japan Science and Technology Agency
Japan Self Defense Forces
Japan Shogi Association
Japan Sports Chanbara Association
Japan Swimming Club Association
Japan Victor Company
Japan VTR Studio
Japan Weekend Anime
Japan Weekend Manga
Japan World Exposition Memorial Association
Japanese Esperanto Institute
Japanese Federation of the Deaf
Japanese Fund for the Promotion of the Cultural Arts
Japanese Meteorological Society
Japonica Polonica Fantastica
Jay Warner Music Group
Jay West Productions
Jay West Studios
JC Staff Art Department
Je Il Animation
JEM Egota Digital Be
JEM Egota Digital Room
Jem Ekoda Digital
JENNI Co., Ltd.
Jetix Latin America
Jetix Play Poland
Jewel Academy Literature Club
Jewelpet Movie Committee
Jiande Yu Ge Dongman
Jiangsu Carloon Film & Animation Media
Jiangsu Nuoya Anime Production Co.
Jigoku Shoujo Project
Jilin Fine Arts Press
Jim Terry Productions
Jindai High School Production Committee
Jinling Art Company
Jinno Office and Kick-Off 80
Jitsugyo no Nihon Sha, Ltd.
JKB Daira Inc.
JMSDF 1st Service School
JMSDF 2nd Service School
JN Productions, Inc.
Jōgen no Tsuki Group
John Bonitz Agency / Harry's Niche Talent
John Petersen Music Inc., New York
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure DU Production Committee
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Production Committee
Joong Ang Movie
Jormungand Production Partners
Josai University College of Pharmacy
Josanne B. Lovick Productions
Joshiraku Production Parnters
Jounan Film Center
Joy Tashjian Marketing Group, LLC.
JP co., ltd.
Jpec System co., Ltd.
JR East JApan
JR Media Services
JR West Japan
JSDF Kanagawa Provincial Cooperation Office
JTB Entertainment Academy
Jūgo Shōnen Hyōryūki Production Committee
Jump Comics Selection
JUMP Square Editorial Department
Junior Champ Magazine
Junketsu no Maria Production Committee
JUST CAUSE Productions
Just for Kids Video
Justin Time Post
Juuni Taisen Production Committee
Juurigi Takahara Workshop
JVC Entertainment Company, LTD.
JVC/Japan Victor Company
Jya no Michi wa Hebi Soft
Jyu-Oh-Sei Production Committee
Jyūshin Enbu Hero Tales Production Committee
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It's an original anime by Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig and famous actor Jaden Smith, along with a celebrity voice cast. What could possibly go wrong? Mike Toole investigates Netflix's latest original. ― They finally did it, folks: they animated Jaden Smith's Twitter account. That was what I thought after hearing Smith's character, Kaz, unwind the first of many bizarre pronouncements, in a bid...
You see it in the credits of anime blurays and DVDs all the time - but what does "video post-production" actually entail? Justin has the answer. ― Craig asked: Just finished watching the third Berserk film, The Advent and in the credits I saw your name. for Video post production. What exactly do you do in terms of post production(clean up, video/audio compression, restoration?)? Do all companies who...
Paul Jensen takes a look at the long-awaited blu-ray of Kyoto Animation's unusual mystery series, along with a rundown of this week's new anime releases! ― I went to a screening of Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro last week. It was my first time seeing the movie, and I have to say it was a blast. If you're a Lupin fan or are interested in Hayao Miyazaki's early work as a director, it's definitely...
One of the most compelling adventures in the Haruhi saga finally arrives on Blu-ray! Nick Creamer takes a look at this uniquely engrossing film. ― After the madcap adventures and slapstick comedy of Haruhi Suzumiya's first two seasons, the anime series was capped off with a film unlike anything that had come before. Somber, slow-paced, and introspective, The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya represent...
Mike's quest for unlicensed anime leads him to the strange case of "I Give My All", a racy OVA from the 80s that was very nearly released here... until it wasn't! ― As part of the work I do with the Discotek gang, I occasionally work on some cool shows that were once licensed, but never really released on video in the west—you know, the really good anime, like Fighting Foodons. As the years pass, the...
The inimitable screenwriter behind Hanasaku Iroha, anohana, and Anthem of the Heart just released her autobiography. Kim Morrissy shares the recent director's enlightening story. ― Mari Okada recently became a topic of discussion when it was announced that she was directing an original anime film at P.A. Works. For many, this news came as a surprise, because unlike most anime directors, Okada has no ...
These episodic adventures of modern, everyday witches are charming if a little light on lasting impact. Theron Martin delves into Generation Witch. ― Witches as commonly portrayed in anime and manga – flying around on a broomstick sporting a long pointy hat – are decidedly a Western phenomenon, but that hasn't prevented them from popping up in Japanese media on a regular basis over the years. Generat...
School is back in session for the fall, but you'd better hope your new instructors aren't anything like these terrible tutors! ― It's the final week of summer, although most retail stores skipped straight to pumpkin season a few weeks ago. Deny it all you want, but the back-to-school grind is here which means notebooks, packed community college parking lots, and a handful of new instructors trying t...
Despite being a far-flung film prequel to its source material, No Game No Life Zero might just outshine the original TV series. Kim Morrissy breaks down what makes this movie shine. ― No Game No Life Zero isn't like the No Game No Life you've seen before. It takes all the interesting themes of the original TV series and peels away all the fanservice and frivolities, resulting in a tonally different n...
Ichiro Inuyashiki, a dull-looking elderly employee who has been diagnosed with terminal cancer, is struck by a UFO falling from the sky and reborn with a mechanical body. ― INUYASHIKI LAST HERO Official Website: http://www.inuyashiki-project.com/ Official Twitter: @inu_noitamina Official Facebook: https://ja-jp.facebook.com/inuyashiki/ Introduction Characters Cast & Staff Gallery Premiering on Octob...