Production I.G.

Netflix builds on anime ambitions in Japan

Netflix has stepped up its anime push, partnering with six Japanese creators to develop original anime shows. The six creators – CLAMP (Cardcaptor Sakura), Shin Kibayashi (The Kindaichi Case Files), Yasuo Ohtagaki (Mobile Suit Gundam: Thunderbolt), Otsuichi (Goth), Tow Ubukata (Mardock Scramble) and Mari Yamazaki (Thermae Romae) – are a mix of manga artists, novelists, […]

Netflix orders first anime original

SVOD network Netflix has scored a “groundbreaking deal” to launch an original anime original around the world for the first time. The streamer is working with prodco Production I.G. (Attack on Titan, Psycho-Pass) on Perfect Bones, which will debut in 190 territories simultaneously on an unspecified date. The 12-episode animated series, from director Kazuto Nakazawa, […]