Tag: Japan


An anime about two sisters and their encounters with supernatural creatures.

A Letter to Momo

From the creators of “Ghost in the Shell,” a wonderful anime about a girl coming to terms with the loss of her father.

Night Raid 1931

A refreshingly different series that combines history and politics with science fiction and anime action.

My Neighbor Totoro

My Neighbor Totoro tells the story of two young girls and their interactions with friendly forest spirits in rural postwar Japan.

Princess Mononoke

Princess Mononoke (“Mononoke-hime”) is a historical fantasy adventure film written and directed by anime legend Hayao Miyazaki of Studio Ghibli.

The Greatest Anime Christmas

Although it is estimated that less than 2% of Japan’s population is Christian, they have adopted many Western traditions. The Japanese are great lovers of festivals and celebrations, including Christmas. But in Japan, Christmas is more of a commercialized romantic holiday, kind of like Valentine’s Day. The main celebration revolves around Christmas Eve, when couples […]