anime

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Fresh colours, new fonts: Inside Crunchyroll's rebrand

Merging classic with contemporary, the anime streaming service brings the focus on the fun and joy of anime with new visual assets.

Oct 6, 2023

Brands court Gen Z with anime as popularity surges

As audiences consume more global content, brands are tapping into the rising popularity of East Asian pop culture among U.S. audiences.

Nov 23, 2022

Why marketers should care about anime

The soaring popularity of the multi-billion-dollar Japanese anime industry has not gone unnoticed by Netflix, Prime, Disney, or Sony Pictures—and it's about time that brands take similar notice.

Jan 21, 2022

Acura uses anime to spotlight new vehicle line-up

‘Type S: Chiaki’s Journey,’ a four-episode series, debuts at the 2022 Sundance Film Festival.

Aug 3, 2020

Will virtual livestreamers replace humans in China?

Originating in Japan, the virtual idol trend is spilling over to mainstream livestreaming sites like Douyin and Taobao Live.

Nov 13, 2018

Dentsu ties up with animation studios for branded content

The company sees growing demand for anime over advertising in Japan and abroad.