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 writes action adventure comics for all ages that juxtapose creepy content with beautiful imagery. He is the mastermind behind CROSSBONE JONES and GANGSTERS VS GATORS. Tito’s goal is to create comics that capture the bombastic fun of old comics with the emotional resonance of new ones. ​