(Anno August) Studio Gainax: Of Love and References

If you have ever watched something from Hideaki Anno’s or Studio Gainax’s discography, then you know how much of a passion they have for science fiction, art, anime, animation, or whatever they can get their nerdy eyes to watch. That’s the reason why that studio existed, as you can tell from the Daicon opening animation. … More (Anno August) Studio Gainax: Of Love and References

(Anno August) Macross Plus: Movie Edition – Top Gun With Rogue A.I.

Once again, I’m superficially adding something into this Anno August blog event just to have an excuse to talk about it. I haven’t talked about anything Macross on here yet. What kind of sin is that? Seriously. I’m technically not breaking any of my own rules that I’ve set for myself with this post because … More (Anno August) Macross Plus: Movie Edition – Top Gun With Rogue A.I.

(Anno August) Aim For The Top! Gunbuster – The Movie: An Ok Shell Of A Good Series

The original Aim For The Top! Gunbuster ova series, whose title referenced the Aim For the Ace! Tennis anime series and Top Gun, starting being sold on VHS a year after Royal Space Force appeared in 1988. Also, it was directed by the one and only, Hideaki Anno. He’s spent time being an animation director … More (Anno August) Aim For The Top! Gunbuster – The Movie: An Ok Shell Of A Good Series

(Anno August) Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise – Hard Space Facts

Jumping from Nausicaa, we skip three years into the vast future of 1987. Gainax has now existed for a couple years now while they’ve helped other studios with the products, like working on some of the mechanical design in Double Zeta Gundam, they haven’t let the world know that they existed yet. That’s what this … More (Anno August) Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honneamise – Hard Space Facts