Activity Report Vol.45: Anime Site Collaboration Project Vol.2 : An Interview With Masahiko Minami, the President of BONES Has Been Published

From “Fullmetal Alchemist” to “My Hero Academia”, let’s know more about how BONES constantly make these amazing anime.

Connecting the fans and creators of Japanese pop-culture from all over the world by passing each other’s voices, we have published the second volume of the “Anime Site Collaboration Project: Anime Production Studios Gaining Global Attention and Paving the Way to the Future”. It is the interview with BONES!

As you might have known, BONES is the anime studio that continues to make popular anime works such as “Fullmetal Alchemist”, “Psalms of Planets Eureka seveN”, “Bungo Stray Dogs”, “Dragon Pilot: Hisone and Masotan”, “Noragami”, and “My Hero Academia”.

BONES is an anime studio that’s founded by members from Sunrise’s 2nd Studio, which is a department that that made anime like “Cowboy Bebop” and “MOBILE FIGHTER G GUNDAM” while Masahiko Minami was the key person because of their passion on challenging. The naming of BONES is that they want to make “Anime that’s got actually bones.” They have always been striving for the next level of expression in animation whiling producing high quality anime that surprises the fans. In the article, you will get to know more about the the making of anime in BONES! (The following list will be updated as the article is published in other languages.)

AnimeAnime (Japanese)

Tokyo Otaku Mode News (English)

Honey’s Anime (English)


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