Ordet (company)

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Ordet Co., Ltd.
Business corporation
Industry Animation studio and production enterprise
Founded August 2007
Founders Yutaka Yamamoto
Headquarters Miyakojima, Osaka
Key people
Yutaka Yamamoto
Representative director
Number of employees
1 (approximately)[citation needed]
Parent Ultra Super Pictures[1]
Website http://www.ordet.jp

Ordet Co., Ltd. (株式会社Ordet (オース) Kabushiki-gaisha Ōsu?) is a Japanese animation studio, founded in 2007 by ex-Animation Do director Yutaka Yamamoto and other staff. The origin of company name is WORD in Danish. The company initially served as a subcontractor before producing their first fully solo work, an OVA episode of Black Rock Shooter, which aired in the spring of 2010.[2] This was followed up with an 8-episode series that aired on noitamina from February 2, 2012 to March 22, 2012.

Business[edit]

Ordet was founded in 2007 by Yutaka Yamamoto after being fired by his former employer Animation Do during the production of Lucky Star.[3] After Lucky Star completed its run, several members of the Kyoto Animation staff left the company and followed Yamamoto. Together, they founded Ordet with approximately ¥ 3 million of capital stock.[4]

Staff[edit]

Former staffs
  • Yutaka Yamamoto - Company representative director, founder, staff director
  • Shinobu Yoshioka - Staff director
  • Satoshi Kadowaki - Animation director, key animator
  • Emi Kesamaru - Art settings, background artist
  • Yoko Takada - Key animator

Works[edit]

TV series[edit]

Films[edit]

OVAs[edit]

ONAs[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "新進アニメスタジオ3社集結 有力企業出資で新会社設立". animeanime.biz. 2011-10-27. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 
  2. ^ "Black Rock Shooter Anime with Yutaka Yamamoto Confirmed for Spring (Updated)". Anime News Network. 2009-08-22. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  3. ^ "Director Yutaka Yamamoto Talks About Lucky Star Firing". Anime News Network. 2008-06-12. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  4. ^ "Ordet Company Outline". Ordet (in Japanese). 2008-06-12. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 

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