Which anime studio do you love the most?
After all, when you add them up, there’s dozens of anime studios out there.
Some of which have produced only a handful of anime.
While others have produced dozens and dozens.
What determines a good anime studio?
We’ll leave that question for another day.
For now – here are 6 of my favorite anime studios who deserve some credit.
1. Kyoto Animation
Kyoto animation has been around since 1981. When it was first founded.
The CEO of the company – Hideaki Hata had his start in 1985 at Kyoto Animation.
What makes Kyoto Animation so great?
Here are some of the best anime shows created by Kyoto Animation…
Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid
Kyoto Animation also produced:
- Amagi Brilliant Park.
- Lucky Star.
- Full Metal Panic.
- A Silent Voice.
And many other great series.
2. J.C STAFF
J.C STAFF started out in 1986, when it was first founded.
The founder of the company is: Tomoyuki Miyata.
What makes J.C STAFF so great as an anime studio?
Anime shows like these:
Shakugan No Shana
They also produced shows like:
- One Punch Man.
- Flying Witch.
- A Certain Scientific Railgun.
- Maid Sama.
- Ghost Hunt.
- Alice To Zouroku.
- Golden Time.
Among others you’ll recognize.
3. A-1 Pictures
A-1 Pictures was first founded in 2005.
The president of the company is: Tomonori Ochikoshi.
The parent company is Aniplex and Sony.
What’s so great about A-1 Pictures?
The following anime shows:
Sword Art Online
A-1 Pictures also produced shows like:
- Blue Exorcist.
- Magi: Labyrinth Of Magic.
- Magi: Kingdom of Magic.
- Asterisk War.
And plenty others.
Madhouse was founded in 1972, making it one of the earliest Japanese anime studios.
What makes madhouse a worthy anime studio?
Madhouse is also behind anime shows like:
- No Game No Life.
- Death Note.
- Hunter x Hunter.
- The Ambition Of Oda Nobuna.
- The Girl Who Leapt Through Time.
- Sunday Without God.
And many many anime shows you’ll be familiar with.
Bones studio was first founded in 1998. By founder: Masahiko Minami.
What makes Bones Studio worth mentioning?
Great anime shows like the following:
Full Metal Alchemist
My Hero Academia
Bones also produced shows like:
- Mob Psycho 100.
- Eureka Seven.
- Bungou Stray Dogs.
- Darker Than Black.
- Ouran High School Host Club.
- Snow White With The Red Hair.
And other shows of similar quality.
6. Studio Deen
Studio Deen was first founded between 1972-1975.
What makes Studio Deen special when it comes to anime?
Quality shows like these:
Higurashi: When They Cry
Fate Stay Night
Studio Deen is also behind shows like:
- Sakamoto Desu Ga.
- Rurouni Kenshin.
- Hell Girl.
- Sakura Trick.
- Ranma 1/2.
- Vampire Knight.
- Fruits Basket.
- Nurarihyon No Mago.
And other anime shows that you may recognize, but aren’t as popular as other studios on this list.
Which anime studios do you love?
And what anime studios would you add to this list?