anime characters

Liev Schreiber’s son deemed “too beautiful” in Japan

Many are likening his look to Studio Ghibli’s Howl from Howl’s Moving Castle.

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No Face lights the way in new lineup of Spirited Away anime merchandise from Japan

Bring a little Studio Ghibli magic into the home.

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Which Studio Ghibli house would you most like to live in?

Japanese fans rate the best dwellings from iconic anime films, and reveal why they want to live there.

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Anime tie-up with Japanese onsen town causes public outcry, officials double-down on collaboration

Backlash against Onsen Musume Project prompts a slinging match between feminists and otaku.

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Studio Ghibli releases new merchandise to celebrate Laputa: Castle in the Sky anniversary

Pazu is ready to catch anything as part of this new collection. 

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First-ever Studio Ghibli x Russell Athletic range pays homage to My Neighbour Totoro

Inventors of the original sweatshirt put an original spin on some beloved anime characters.

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Add some Ghibli magic to the table with scene-stealing goods from Kiki’s Delivery Service

Inspired by the tableware seen in the animated movie.

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Hands-free tapioca bubble tea challenge goes viral online in Japan

Breasts and boba balls take over the Internet as cleavages become drink holders across the country.

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Studio Ghibli-licensed store Donguri Kyowakoku brings us the fukubukuro lucky bag of our dreams

Totoro and Kiki merchandise make this a great start to the year.

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Japanese fans rank the top 10 most beautiful female characters from Studio Ghibli anime movies

So many iconic Ghibli heroines, so many different looks and personalities.

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Random generation of anime characters by sophisticated AI programs is now so good, it’s unreal

Never would we have thought that characters designed by AI programs jumped from rudimentary to ultra-advanced in the space of three years.

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There’s even a life-sized figurine of the star waiting to greet you in a push-up bra.

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Which Japanese anime character should be Prime Minister of Japan?

Survey reveals the top ten candidates who fans believe have what it takes to lead the country.

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Studio Ghibli reveals new handmade clothing range with cute short anime film 【Video】

Jiji the cat and Totoro and friends feature on tops, pants, skirts, dresses and accessories in the collection.

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Famous characters celebrate special occasions in your life with personalized letters

What’s better than friends wishing you a happy birthday? Having One Piece’s Luffy or Ash from Pokémon personally doing it instead!

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2020 Tokyo Olympics introduces its official ambassadors in new video, anime fans rejoice

Some of the most famous faces of anime are ready to welcome you to the 2020 Games!

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Japanese Idolmaster anime girls take over Shinjuku Station in Tokyo

Shinjuku Station has been transformed for a limited time with anime girls on pylons and stages and huge animated digital LED displays!

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Creative artist turns Kit Kat flavors into hot anime character designs

Why pick between falling in love or falling for chocolate, when you can do both?
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Japanese otaku lifehack shows how to bring sexy anime characters to life

Anime fans in Japan are applauding the simple yet effective idea.

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