‘Howl’s Moving Castle’: The Realistic View of Love and Reality

Howl's Moving Castle.

Among the most awarded and beloved movies produced by Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli, 'Howl’s Moving Castle' is a meaningful lesson many can relate to. (Image: via Studio Ghibli)

‘Spirited Away’ Stage Play Makes Its Way to the United States

The anime film 'Spirited Away.'

Studio Ghibli fans will be pleased as the famed Spirited Away stage play is coming to the U.S. (Image: via Studio Ghibli)

8 Outstanding Books That Inspired Studio Ghibli Films

From the 'Grave of Fireflies.'

Drawing on Akiyuki Nosaka’s semi-autobiographical novella of the same name, Isao Takahata’s masterpiece tells a story of Seita and Setsuko, two Japanese siblings struggling to survive in the dying days of World War II. (Image: via Studio Ghibli)

Top 10 Most Touching Manga and Anime Movies: Is Your Favorite on This List?

‘Spirited Away’: Its Enduring Magic and Lessons

The anime film 'Spirited Away.'

Studio Ghibli fans will be pleased as the famed Spirited Away stage play is coming to the U.S. (Image: via Studio Ghibli)

Grandparents’ Love for Their Grandchild Built a Life-Size Totoro

Totoro bus stop figure..

The grandparents put time and effort into creating a giant sculpture of the famed Totoro. (Image: ikeimage via Instagram)

The Booming Global Popularity of Japanese Manga

A manga comic character.

Japanese manga have not only attracted children, but also millions of teenagers and adults all around the world. (Image: GNU FDL via Wikimedia Commons)

Why People Love Traveling to Japan

A Japanese torii gate.

Japan received about 28.8 million tourists in 2017, becoming one of the most visited countries on Earth. (Image: via Pixabay)

Japanese Composer Joe Hisaishi