I used bits of this for the Box Office Gross (original source was this magazine) ranking updates, but most of what’s on this list doesn’t meet the criteria for getting on that ranking, which is intended for film adaptations of, for the most part, late night anime. Of course the biggest earners come from films […]

The latest major late night anime → film adaptation to debut is The iDOLM@STER Movie: Kagayaki no Mukougawa e!. kogyotsushin.com reports that during its opening weekend of Jan 25-26, it managed 81,262 attendees and ¥149,876,900 on 39 screens. This is definitely solid. Below is a comparison to how some recent movies have done in their […]

This post will list the box office revenues for anime movies originating from TV anime, specifically late night (Madoka, Garupan, Monogatari, etc) and some prime time (Evangelion, Nichigo slot, etc) TV anime. I now also cover original movies and more mainstream/family fare such as Ghibli, Doraemon, Meitantei Conan, Pokemon, One Piece, Naruto, etc., though only […]