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"The Tale of Princess Kaguya" (かぐや姫の物語 Kaguya-hime no Monogatari) is an upcoming Japanese animated film produced by Studio Ghibli, and directed and co-written by Isao Takahata, based on the folktale The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter.
"Kaguya-Hime no Monogatari" is scheduled to be released simultaneously with “Kaze Tachinu”, another Studio Ghibli film by Hayao Miyazaki in Japan in the Summer of 2013.

"The Tale of Princess Kaguya" (かぐや姫の物語 Kaguya-hime no Monogatari) is an upcoming Japanese animated film produced by Studio Ghibli, and directed and co-written by Isao Takahata, based on the folktale The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter.


"Kaguya-Hime no Monogatari" is scheduled to be released simultaneously with “Kaze Tachinu”, another Studio Ghibli film by Hayao Miyazaki in Japan in the Summer of 2013.

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"Kuttsukiboshi" (くっつきぼし, lit. Stars Intertwined) is a two-part original video animation, written, directed and entirely animated by freelance animator Naoya Ishikawa.

The first OVA, while officially released on August 16, 2010, was sold by Primastea at their Comiket78 booth; the second episode was originally planned for summer 2011, but its release was pushed back to May 11, 2012.

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"Genji Monogatari Sennenki: Genji" (源氏物語千年紀 Genji, lit. “The Tale of Genji: A Millennium-Old Journal: Genji”) is a Japanese anime adaptation of The Tale of Genji. Originally, it was meant to be an anime adaptation of Waki Yamato’s The Tale of Genji manga, but the director decided to make it a direct adaptation of the original tale. The anime is directed by Osamu Dezaki. The series premiered on Fuji TV on January 15, 2009.

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"Memories" (also Otomo Katsuhiro’s Memories) is an anime produced in 1995 by artist/director Katsuhiro Otomo which were based on three of his manga short stories.

The film is composed of three episodes: “Magnetic Rose” (彼女の想いで Kanojo no Omoide), “Stink Bomb” (最臭兵器 Saishū-heiki) and “Cannon Fodder” (大砲の街 Taihō no Machi). The latter story was directed by Otomo himself.

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"Hakuouki Movie 2: Shikon Soukyuu" ( 劇場版 薄桜鬼 第二章 士魂蒼穹 Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan Movie 2) is a second part of two Hakuouki movies, released on March 8, 2014.

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"Hakuouki Movie 1: Kyoto Ranbu" ( 劇場版 薄桜鬼 第一章 京都乱舞 Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan Movie 1) is a first part of two Hakuouki anime movies.

Released in August 2013, the film is supposed to be a retelling of both seasons in greater detail and with a slightly different ending.

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"Hakuoki" (薄桜鬼 〜新選組奇譚〜 Hakuōki ~Shinsengumi Kitan~, Demon of the Fleeting Blossom: The Mysterious Tale of the Shinsengumi) is a video game series by Idea Factory, first designed for the PlayStation 2 and then later ported to PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, and Nintendo 3DS. It has been adapted into two 12/10-episode anime series animated by Studio DEEN; the first began airing in Japan on the TV Kanagawa and UHF stations on April 4, 2010. The second season began airing on October 10, 2010 and ended on December 12, 2010.

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"Mainichi Kaasan" (毎日かあさん) is the title of a short gag manga by Rieko Saibara which has been serialized in the Mainichi Shimbun morning edition since October 2002.
The anime TV series adaptation ran from April 1, 2009, until March 25, 2012 on TV Tokyo, with 142 episodes.

"Mainichi Kaasan" (毎日かあさん) is the title of a short gag manga by Rieko Saibara which has been serialized in the Mainichi Shimbun morning edition since October 2002.

The anime TV series adaptation ran from April 1, 2009, until March 25, 2012 on TV Tokyo, with 142 episodes.

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"Linebarrels of Iron" (鉄のラインバレル Kurogane no Rainbareru) is a Japanese manga series created by Eiichi Shimizu and Tomohiro Shimoguchi.

An anime adaptation of the manga series was released. The series first premiered on Japanese television on October 3, 2008. A total of twenty-four episodes aired, with the last of which being broadcast on March 20, 2009.

The anime is directed by Masamitsu Hidaka and animated by Gonzo.

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"Nobunaga Concerto" (信長協奏曲 Nobunaga Kontseruto) is a Japanese manga series by Ayumi Ishii.  An anime television series adaptation was released on July 2014.