anime

News

​watch an exclusive clip from this gorgeous new coming-of-age anime

Ahead of the release of In This Corner Of The World, take an exclusive sneak peak at this dreamy and melancholy WW2-set film.
Douglas Greenwood
6.27.17
Film

how to make a hit anime that tackles suicide, bullying and depression

Naoko Yamada’s A Silent Voice is the latest in a trend of Japanese animations that tackle big issues.
Oliver Lunn
3.17.17
Film

the anime movies that perfectly captured coming-of-age

Put down the Larry Clark boxset.
Oliver Lunn
11.17.16
Film

​your name: the japanese anime about body-swapping teens

We speak to the director of the year's most successful Japanese anime.
Oliver Lunn
11.1.16
Culture

grace hartzel’s guide to manga + anime

Our 35th Birthday Issue cover star us talks us through her love of the enchanting world of anime.
Grace Hartzel
6.14.16
Film

watch an exclusive clip from when marnie was there, studio ghibli’s latest film

Ahead of its UK release this Friday, take a peek inside Studio Ghibli's celestial world with When Marnie Was There.
Tish Weinstock
6.8.16
Film

​exploring the international appeal of japan’s studio ghibli

From their fearless feminist heroines, to their weird and wonderful world of forest spirits, soot sprites and cat busses, it's almost impossible not to be spirited away by the animation studio.
Jacob Hall
4.25.16
News

netflix announces its first original anime series, perfect bones

They've already recruited one of Quentin Tarantino's favourite animators.
Blair Cannon
2.27.16
Music

grimes drew her own anime album artwork

She’s also planning to drop a new video next week, according to an Instagram post.
Charlotte Gush
10.19.15
Gaming

backstage at london anime con

Participants in the Harajuku Fashion Show dress to impress other anime fans and international Cosplay star Ani-Mia at the London gathering.
i-D Staff
7.8.15
Culture

everything you need to know about anime in 2015

New York's Anime Research Group gives i-D its annual trend report.
i-D Staff
5.28.15
Interview

​japanese porn and figurine fetishes with artist jessica lichtenstein

Jessica Lichtenstein is using hyper-sexualised animé images to challenge our hyper-sexualised culture.
Tish Weinstock
5.27.15