Xebec (studio)

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Xebec, Inc.
Type Incorporation
Industry Animation studio
Genre various
Founded May 1, 1995[1]
Headquarters 3-22-31 Minami-cho, Kokubunji, Tokyo, Japan 〒 185-0021 Southern Building 5F[1]
Key people Yukinao Shimoji President[2]
Products Anime (Television, Film, OVA)
Total equity ¥ 10,000,000[1]
Employees 100
Parent IG Port
Divisions XEBEC M2
XEBEC zwei
Website www.xebec-inc.co.jp

Xebec, Inc. (株式会社ジーベック Kabushiki Gaisha Jībekku?) is a subsidiary of IG Port (the holding company of anime studio Production I.G) that specialises in the production of television anime. They have worked on many popular series such as Love Hina, To Love-Ru and Martian Successor Nadesico. Their sound effects department uses sound effects similar to those distinctly identified with Sunrise.

The company logotype is unique: it is included correct English phonetic transcription - [zi:bek].






Game animation[edit]


XEBEC has two subsidiaries, one of which is XEBEC M2 (which worked on Pokémon: Destiny Deoxys), which focuses in providing animation assistance for their main studio and other companies; it has also produced two full series: ZOMBIE LOAN and Hitohira. The second subsidiary is called XEBECzwei, which handles in-between, key, and 2nd key animation for their main studio and other anime studios, and has not produced a full series yet.


  1. ^ a b c "Xebec Company, Inc." (in Japanese). Xebec. Retrieved 2009-09-30. 
  2. ^ "Message from the President Xebec Corporation "fun" is what the main theme" (in Japanese). Xebec. Retrieved 2009-09-30. 
  • "XEBECzwei" (in Japanese.) Xebec. Retrieved 2012-07-14.

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