Sure, Miyazaki and Ghibli may be at the top of the animation game, but that doesn’t mean they’ve never messed up once. Or seven times. Not convinced? Check out this list of offenses that will definitely change your mind.
Other writers will give you a comprehensive guide, but I’m here to single out those that match our interests: fantasy, animation, horror, sci-fi and terrible things that make us hate ourselves.
Sometimes by chance, and sometimes by design, some pretty famous names have gotten involved with anime over the years. Let’s look at nine of the most famous ones.
Still, it’s much easier to to cherry-pick them, number them arbitrarily, and mock them in list form than actually slay them.
The were-frog lady is probably not the scariest thing in this article, frankly.
Oh, Hideaki Anno. You so crazy!
Sherlock season 2, a bunch of Ghibli films, and a surprising amount of super low-budget horror flicks.
Hey, how much do the “Borrowers” ever return anything? Do they ever give anything back? Aren’t they really “The Tiny Moochers”?
You probably weren’t, but you should watch this gorgeous new game trailer anyways.