Animecast: CGI and Anime


CGI is something that is becoming more and more prevalent in the world of anime. Whether it’s CGI characters duking it out in a combat scene, or the entirety of the show being done in CGI, it’s here and it seems like it’s here to stay. In this Animecast, the hosts sit down to dive into the goods and bads of the technique.

bbkbrnkfeatTopics this episode: History of CGI in Anime, Why Is It Used, Why Are People Put Off By It, Frame Rate Dropping, When Is It Okay, When Is It Not Okay, Forgiving For Content, Good Uses in 2D, Bad Uses in 2D, Full CGI Anime, Full CGI Future, and more!

The intro for this episode is the OP for Ajin called “Yoru wa Nemureru kai?” by flumpool. The outro for this episode is the ED for BBK BRNK called “Anger/Anger” by MYTH & ROID.

We hope you all enjoy!

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Co-Founder of and Co-Host of the OtakuSpirit Animecast. A huge fan of anime since the early 1990s, consuming over 1300 shows. Outside of Otaku Spirit, he has been a judge for the Anime Awards and aided in reviewing titles for some publishers. While he's late to the collecting scene, he's found a lot of joy in filling his DVD/Blu-ray collection as well as collecting figures. Sharing this joy, he posts unboxing and feature videos on anime goods to YouTube.