Video encyclopedia

Kyoto Animation


KyoAni fire: arson attack at Kyoto Animation studio in Japan


Why the Kyoto Animation Studio Fire is MORE Horrifying Than We Realize


Arson Suspect Identified in Kyoto Anime Fire


Mourners pay tribute to victims of the Kyoto Animation studio fire


Kyoto Animation Studio On Fire...

Kyoto Animation Co., Ltd. , abbreviated KyoAni (京アニ), is a Japanese animation studio and a light novel publisher located in Uji, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. It was established in 1981 by former Mushi Pro staff. Presided by Hideaki Hatta, the company is also affiliated with studio Animation Do. As of 2015, Kyoto Animation has produced 21 anime series and numerous films. Unlike most animation studios, Kyoto Animation's animators are salaried employees rather than freelance workers. Therefore, Kyoto Animation animators are able to focus more on the quality of each frame rather than on meeting frame production quotas.
  • History 

  • Animation Do 

  • Produced series 

  • Light novels published in the KA Esuma Bunko imprint