Wit Studio

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Wit Studio
Kabushiki kaisha
Industry Animation studio
Genre various
Founded June 1, 2012; 5 years ago (2012-06-01)[1]
Headquarters Musashino, Tokyo, Japan[1]
Key people
George Wada (President)[1]
Products Anime (Television, Film, OVA)
Total equity ¥ 30,000,000[1]
Number of employees
34[2]
Parent IG Port
Website witstudio.co.jp

WIT STUDIO, Inc. (株式会社ウィットスタジオ?, Kabushiki-gaisha Witto Sutajio) is an animation studio founded on June 1, 2012 by producers at Production I.G as a subsidiary of IG Port. It is headquartered in Musashino, Tokyo, Japan, with Production I.G producer George Wada as president and Tetsuya Nakatake, also a producer at Production I.G., as a director of the studio. It gained notability for producing the anime adaptation of the Attack on Titan manga series.[1]

Wit Studio was funded with an initial investment of ¥30,000,000 in capital from IG Port, Wada and Nakatake, who are reported to own 66.6%, 21.6% and 10.0% equity in the studio respectively.[3][4]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

Year Title Director Format Episodes Notes
2013 - ongoing Attack on Titan Tetsurō Araki
Masashi Koizuka[5]
TV Series 37 + 3 OVA Adapted from Hajime Isayama's manga of the same name
2014 - 2015 Hozuki's Coolheadedness Hiro Kaburaki TV Series 13 + 3 OVA Adapted from Natsumi Eguchi's manga of the same name
2015 The Rolling Girls Kotomi Deai TV Series 12 Adapted from Yōsuke Miyagi's manga of the same name
2015 Seraph of the End Daisuke Tokudo TV Series 24 Adapted from Takaya Kagami's manga of the same name
2016 Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress Tetsurō Araki TV Series 12 Original work
2017 The Ancient Magus' Bride Norihiro Naganuma TV Series 24 Based on Kore Yamazaki's manga of the same name

Films and OVAs[edit]

Year Title Director Format Episodes Notes
2013 Hal Ryōtarō Makihara Film
2014 - 2015 Attack on Titan – Part 1: Crimson Bow and Arrow
Attack on Titan – Part 2: Wings of Freedom
Tetsurō Araki Film Recap movies
2014 - 2015 Attack on Titan: No Regrets Tetsurō Araki OVA 2 Based on Gun Snark's manga of the same name
2015 The Empire of Corpses Ryōtarō Makihara Film Part of Project Itoh
2016 Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins Kyoji Asano ONA Short film based on the video game Star Fox Zero
2016 - 2017 The Ancient Magus' Bride: Those Awaiting a Star Norihiro Naganuma OVA 3 Based on Kore Yamazaki's manga The Ancient Magus' Bride
2016 - 2017 Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress - Part 1: Gathering Light
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress - Part 2: Burning Life
Tetsurō Araki Film Recap films of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress
2017 Laughing Under the Clouds Gaiden Tetsuya Wakano Film 3 Adapted from Karakara-Kemuri's manga Laughing Under the Clouds

Video games[edit]

Year Title Publisher Format Notes
2017 Tales of the Rays Bandai Namco[6] Mobile Game Opening Animation/Cutscenes

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