Spider Infestation Reminds People of Totoro

In the Studio Ghibli anime My Neighbor Totoro*, there is a scene in which the family moves into their new house and finds the attic crawling with soot sprites. This is kind of like that, but WITH SPIDERS. » 3/18/15 8:00am 3/18/15 8:00am

Studio Ghibli's Youngest Director Has Quit

Last week, Studio Ghibli's Hiromasa Yonebayashi was talking about what kind of anime he would like to make next. This week, he's revealed he already left the studio. » 3/12/15 4:00am 3/12/15 4:00am

The Food in Final Fantasy XV Looks So Delicious

Maybe the graphics are currently a little jaggy and the frame-rate not yet totally smooth. Does that stuff really matter when the in-game food looks this friggin' good? Yes, yes it does. But damn, Final Fantasy XV food is making me hungry. » 3/09/15 5:30am 3/09/15 5:30am

Hayao Miyazaki Calls Charlie Hebdo Cartoons a "Mistake"

Last month, the Paris offices of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo were attacked, leaving twelve dead. Recently, however, famed Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki said he believes the French paper's Muhammad cartoons were a "mistake." » 2/17/15 4:00am 2/17/15 4:00am

Studio Ghibli Doesn't Know What To Make Next

The studio behind Totoro, Porco Rosso and more is not dead yet. But as Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki explains, the studio isn't sure about its next feature film project. » 2/09/15 5:30am 2/09/15 5:30am

The Studio Ghibli Theme Park We Deserve

While you can visit Studio Ghibli, it's not a theme park. It's a museum (hence, the reason it's called the Ghibli Museum). But what we really want is a proper Ghibli amusement park. Like this. » 2/03/15 4:00am 2/03/15 4:00am

Disney Artist Pays Homage to Studio Ghibli

Jin Kim, Character Design Supervisor at Walt Disney Animation Studios, drew this Big Hero 6 piece to express his gratitude to Studio Ghibli's Hayao Miyazaki. » 1/13/15 6:30am 1/13/15 6:30am

​The Greatest Hayao Miyazaki Characters, Ranked

Whether you think of him as the world's greatest anime director, one of the greatest animators of all time, or perhaps one of the best directors period, the works of Hayao Miyazaki are beyond compare… except perhaps to each other. Here's the best of his best. » 1/12/15 8:00am 1/12/15 8:00am

Studio Ghibli Food GIFs Will Make You Hungry

Recently, Kotaku reported that a junior high school in Japan was trying to bring Studio Ghibli food to life. There's a good reason for that. Ghibli food looks freakin' delicious. » 11/04/14 6:30am 11/04/14 6:30am

If Iron Chef Was Made By Studio Ghibli, And Was A Video Game

Battle Chef Brigade is a video game stew that's one part Iron Chef, one part brawler, and one part Hayao Miyazaki. My childhood, basically. It looks glorious, and now I am very hungry. » 9/29/14 9:00pm 9/29/14 9:00pm

Lucky Humans Get To See Studio Ghibli Brought to Life

Pixelized Tribute To Hayao Miyazaki

Everyone from Totoro to the characters in The Wind Rises, and even Lupin and the gang are here in Pablo Fernández Eyre's lovely pixelized tribute video to Studio Ghibli and Hayao Miyazaki. » 9/03/14 8:30am 9/03/14 8:30am