Shaft (company)

Shaft
Shaft, Inc. is a Japanese animation studio founded on September 1, 1975 by Hiroshi Wakao.wikipedia
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica

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In 2005 they began working exclusively with the director Akiyuki Shinbo, who is best known for his unique use of gags, references, and avant garde cinematography notably in Pani Poni Dash!, Maria Holic, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, Hidamari Sketch, Bakemonogatari, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica, commonly referred to as simply Madoka Magica, is a Japanese anime television series that was produced by Shaft and Aniplex.

Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei

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In 2005 they began working exclusively with the director Akiyuki Shinbo, who is best known for his unique use of gags, references, and avant garde cinematography notably in Pani Poni Dash!, Maria Holic, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, Hidamari Sketch, Bakemonogatari, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica.
Shaft produced three anime television series and two sets of three original video animation episodes between 2007 and 2012.

Maria Holic

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In 2005 they began working exclusively with the director Akiyuki Shinbo, who is best known for his unique use of gags, references, and avant garde cinematography notably in Pani Poni Dash!, Maria Holic, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, Hidamari Sketch, Bakemonogatari, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica.
The first anime adaptation animated by Shaft aired in Japan between January and March 2009.

Hidamari Sketch

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In 2005 they began working exclusively with the director Akiyuki Shinbo, who is best known for his unique use of gags, references, and avant garde cinematography notably in Pani Poni Dash!, Maria Holic, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, Hidamari Sketch, Bakemonogatari, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica.
A 12-episode anime adaptation, produced by Shaft, aired in Japan between January and March 2007.

Akiyuki Shinbo

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In 2005 they began working exclusively with the director Akiyuki Shinbo, who is best known for his unique use of gags, references, and avant garde cinematography notably in Pani Poni Dash!, Maria Holic, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, Hidamari Sketch, Bakemonogatari, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica. Since 2004, Akiyuki Shinbō, Tatsuya Oishi and Shin Ōnuma have participated in most of Shaft's productions, starting with Tsukuyomi: Moon Phase.
He is most notable for his involvement in a number of Shaft works since 2004.

Silver Link

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Ōnuma left the studio after working on the first season of Natsu no Arashi and has become a prominent director at Silver Link.
The majority of Silver Link's solo productions have been directed by Shin Ōnuma, who was previously an assistant director alongside Akiyuki Shinbo at Shaft.

Tsukuyomi: Moon Phase

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Since 2004, Akiyuki Shinbō, Tatsuya Oishi and Shin Ōnuma have participated in most of Shaft's productions, starting with Tsukuyomi: Moon Phase.
The manga series was later adapted into a 25 episode anime television series by Shaft, and aired on TV Tokyo from October 4, 2004 to March 28, 2005.

Gainax

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In 2000, after Shaft cooperated with Gainax to produce a DVD special of remastered Gunbuster, they were in joint production with Gainax to produce Mahoromatic, This Ugly and Beautiful World, and He is My Master.

Negima!?

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is an anime television series created by Shaft.

Mahoromatic

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In 2000, after Shaft cooperated with Gainax to produce a DVD special of remastered Gunbuster, they were in joint production with Gainax to produce Mahoromatic, This Ugly and Beautiful World, and He is My Master.
The manga proved popular, and was adapted into two anime series jointly by Gainax and Shaft: "Mahoromatic: Automatic Maiden" and "Mahoromatic: Something More Beautiful"

Dotto! Koni-chan

Koni Chan
It was animated by Shaft and produced by Animax and Genco.

Rec (manga)

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A nine-episode anime adaptation by Shaft aired between February and March 2006; an original video animation episode was also produced.

This Ugly yet Beautiful World

In 2000, after Shaft cooperated with Gainax to produce a DVD special of remastered Gunbuster, they were in joint production with Gainax to produce Mahoromatic, This Ugly and Beautiful World, and He is My Master.
It was co-produced by the Gainax and Shaft animation studios.

Nippon Animation

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Elves of the Forest (Mori no Tonto Tachi) - 1984 (co-production with Shaft)

Elves of the Forest

It was co-produced by Nippon Animation and Shaft, directed by Masakazu Higuchi and was originally broadcast on Fuji TV between October 5, 1984 and January 1, 1985.

Arakawa Under the Bridge

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An anime adaptation by Shaft was broadcast in Japan between April 4, 2010 and June 27, 2010 on TV Tokyo.

Ef: A Fairy Tale of the Two

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A 12-episode anime adaptation titled Ef: A Tale of Memories was produced by Shaft and aired between October and December 2007.

Monogatari (series)

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In 2005 they began working exclusively with the director Akiyuki Shinbo, who is best known for his unique use of gags, references, and avant garde cinematography notably in Pani Poni Dash!, Maria Holic, Sayonara, Zetsubou-Sensei, Hidamari Sketch, Bakemonogatari, and Puella Magi Madoka Magica.
An anime adaptation by Shaft of Bakemonogatari aired 12 episodes between July and September 2009, and released three more episodes online between November 2009 and June 2010.

Sasami-san@Ganbaranai

A manga adaptation has been produced, and a 12-episode anime television series adaptation by Shaft aired between January and March 2013.

Natsu no Arashi!

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Natsu no Arashi! was also adapted into two anime television series by Shaft under the direction of Akiyuki Shinbo, Shin Ōnuma, and Ken'ichi Ishikura and broadcast in Japan from April 5, 2009 to December 27, 2009.

Tatsuya Oishi (director)

Tatsuya Oishi
He works at studio Shaft and is the director of Bakemonogatari and Kizumonogatari.

Kagerou Project

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The series was directed by Akiyuki Shinbo and animated by Shaft, with the script also written completely by Jin.

Nisekoi

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The anime is directed by Akiyuki Shinbo at Shaft, and aired from January 11 to May 24, 2014.