Anime Snapshot: Kameda Burns Lust (FMA Brotherhood)

Spoiler warning: Significant spoilers for Full Metal Alchemist It’s been a long while since I watched Full metal Alchemist: Brotherhood. Names of characters, the beats  of the story and most of the dramatic climaxes have faded to a distant haze. But one brief moment of the 60-odd episode saga still leaps to mind with perfect…

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Anime Snapshots: Mob Psycho #10 Fire Scene

Sometimes an anime struts along that is charismatic from beginning to end, a complete package that is so much more than the some of its parts . And sometimes a more run-of-the-mill series can break form and produce a wondrous episode that you can neatly lift out and up onto a pedestal. But once in a while this glory lasts only a fleeting moment – a…

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Episode Spotlight: Mob Psycho 100 #8

Director: 立川譲 (Toshiyuki Takei) Storyboard: 立川譲 重原克也 (Yuzuru Tachikawa  Katsuya Shigehara ) Animation Director: 亀田祥倫 (Yoshimichi Kameda) Yoshimichi Kameda is undoubtedly the pedestal animation force behind this series. Although he was responsible for the character design, he did not take up the credit of chief animation director that usually accompanies this. Generally the chief animation director is the…

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Episode Spotlight: Mob Pycho 100 #1

Staff: Director & Storyboard: 立川譲 (Yuzuru Tachikawa) [Series Director] Writer: 瀬古浩司 (Hiroshi Seko) [Series Composition] Animation Director: 亀田祥倫 (Yoshimichi Kameda) [Series Chief Animation Director] If you have an appreciation of animation, Mob Psycho will grab your attention and mercilessly pound it into absolute submission. I’m still in intensive care, but they’re letting me write this post under…

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This segment of Sora no Otoshimono Forte…

This segment of Sora no Otoshimono Forte episode 8 was very well-animated. Someone clipped it to youtube and proposed that it was key animation by Yoshimichi Kameda (who was credited for the episode), which seems pretty likely given the style and quality!

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Yoshimichi Kameda MAD

Sakuga MAD for the key animation of Yoshimichi Kameda (亀田祥倫). Yoshimichi Kameda was born in 1984 and originally worked for AIC. After his impressive work on Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Kameda has become a star young animator. Most of his substantial animation in TV-anime has been in action animation for BONES. Although his career is…

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Star Driver Episode 6

Ratings MOE: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪ ERO: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪ GAR: ⚫⚫⚪⚪⚪ LOL: ⚫⚪⚪⚪⚪   I won’t hesitate to call this the best episode of Star Driver yet! It could just be that it’s coming off the bank of last week’s pretty silly offerings, but I found the characterisation and story this week to be much more compelling than it…

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