I recently started rewatching the Rebuild of Evangelion remakes in glorious HD and I got giddy with excitement at looking all the amazing design choices in the first few films, not least of which was the UI design at the NERV headquarters. Continue reading The Amazing UI Design of Evangelion
This weekend I was bombarded by an unhealthy dose of Lupin III as news broke out last week that the gentleman thief would be getting married in the first episode of his new TV series. With the announcement came these Master Stars Piece series of collectibles by Banpresto. Continue reading Master Stars Piece Lupin & Jigen
One of the greatest advantages of following artists like Akiman on Twitter by far is that every once in a while they will share their design process with you from start to finish, as is the case with this cover for the 35th anniversary of Gundam book.
I’ve never watched a full season of any Gundam show, but thanks to these designs by the lead animator in Eureka 7, I think that will change with Gundam Reconguista in G. Continue reading Gundam Reconguista in G and Kenichi Yoshida’s Character Design
“Four years after his passing, we still haven’t quite caught up to Satoshi Kon, one of the great visionaries of modern film. In just four features and one TV series, he developed a unique style of editing that distorted and warped space and time. Join me in honoring the greatest Japanese animator not named Miyazaki.” — Tony Zhou