Tag Archives: Production IG

Kuroko no Basket: Last Game Trailer Released [WATCH]

On the Kurosabe anime YouTube page came the very first preview of the upcoming addition in the Kuroko no Basket series, Kuroko no Basket: Final Game. This film is expected to air on March 18th, 2017. Prior to the basketball anime becoming incredibly popular amongst sports fans, it originally debuted in 2008 as a manga. The manga series ran until 2014, had 30 volumes in total, and is written and illustrated by Tadatoshi Fujimaki. The anime itself did not debut until 2012 and only just recently ended with a grand total of 75 episodes (3 seasons). The movie, Kuroko no Basket: Final Game is to be produced by studio Production IG (FLCL, Ghost in the Shell,...


Star Fox Zero Anime to be Handled By Production IG

After Nintendo’s initial announcement of the new Star Fox game (called Star Fox Zero) came the announcement that there would be an animated short to accompany the game’s release. The animated short (called Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins) is set to debut on April 20th (this Wednesday) at 3:00 PM Pacific Time. According to the trailer that was released today (shown below), the animation studio handling this short is none other than Production IG. Known for Attack on Titan, Ghost in the Shell, Guilty Crown, and Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress, this new animated short is in capable hands. The new game is set to release in Japan on the 21st and in the North America...


FLCL is Coming Back with Two New Seasons

Today, Turner announced on its official site and through the Adult Swim Facebook page that Adult Swim would be pairing with animation production studio Production I.G. to produce a sequel to a truly unique series that is loved by many, FLCL (Fooly Cooly). There had been rumors about a possible sequel happening after Production I.G., which was involved with the production of the original series, acquired the rights for the series last Fall. Until today, those rumors had been nothing more than speculation. Reviving a beloved series fifteen years after it first aired is a risky endeavor; people are going to come in with expectations high. The people at Production I.G. and Adult...


Netflix Teams Up With Production IG for Perfect Bones Anime

Netflix has been on the rise with acquiring anime series as well dubbing a few of them (such as with titles like Knights of Sidonia and The Seven Deadly Sins). In their latest announcement, Netflix will be teaming up with animation studio Production IG and director Kazuto Nakazawa to create a 12 episode anime titled Perfect Bones. For those who are not aware, Production IG is the driving force behind several popular anime such as: Attack on Titan, Ghost in the Shell, Guilty Crown, and Psycho-Pass. Although this is not the first time Netflix has been delving into anime, it is comforting to see them partnering with a robust studio. Production IG has also stated their excitement...


FLCL Acquired by Production IG Hints of Possible Reboot

According to an announcement made by Production IG, they have just acquired the rights for the popular anime FLCL (otherwise known as Fooly Cooly or フリクリ).  In the release, Production hinted at the possibility of a reboot of the popular 2000 anime.  FLCL, which was originally done by Gainax and directed by Kazuya Tsurumaki¹.  FLCL is currently available for streaming on FUNimation. FUNimation describes FLCL as: Naota is a detached sixth-grader afflicted by the pangs of puberty. He’s fooling around with his brother’s ex-girlfriend when a crazed girl on a motor scooter runs him over, brains him with a bass guitar, and moves into his house. This pink-haired girl, Haruko—who claims she’s an alien—hurls Naota into...


The New Ghost In The Shell Preview Is Here

For those of you who have been eagerly awaiting the upcoming Ghost in the Shell film that is due on June 20th, fortunately, we have the latest trailer that was released today. The movie called Ghost in the Shell: The New Movie comes from the same studio that has been doing Ghost in the Shell: Arise, Production I.G. Production I.G. is known for their work such as Psycho-Pass, Guilty Crown, and Eden of the East. Check out the trailer below: Ghost in the Shell: Arise has been very successful and is a very beautiful rendition of the Ghost in the Shell series. Given that this is marks the 25th anniversary of Ghost in the Shell, we have high hopes for the...