Bandai Namco Filmworks Announced investment in CG studio Anima on Monday. The companies did not disclose the amount invested. The goal of the two companies is to collaborate on the creation of high-quality original works that combine CG animation and hand-drawn animation. Studio Anima founded in 1997. The company has produced 3DCG for ,
and Altered Carbon: Re sleeve. Last month, Anima sold its holdings of TIA Shares (now TOHO Animation Studio) to TOHO.
April 1, Bandai Namco Holdings Inc . Formed Bandai Namco Filmworks Inc. by merging Anime Studio Sunrise Inc. , Bandai Namco Arts Inc. and Bandai Namco Rights Marketing visual business operations Inc.
Bandai Namco Holdings
announced in October that it was restructuring the companies that belonged to its IP production division.
Source: Anime Business Magazine (Sudou Chu)
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