An Anime Classic Is Given A New Spin In Awaken Akira

by Tito W. James

Akira is one of the most groundbreaking Anime movies of all time. Its cyberpunk esthetic and ideas regarding psychic children have influenced everything from Bladerunner to Stranger Things. Now a team of 3D animators have created their own short film entitled Awaken Akira.

You can follow the team’s development process on their website.

Tito W. James

Tito W. James is a journalist writing for Comicon.com with a focus is on highlighting high quality independent content. His comics draw heavy influence from hand drawn animation and incorporate action and comedy into various genres.