Animation studio MAPPA introduced on Tuesday that it has established a brand new studio in Osaka that may focus on CGI work, particularly 3DCG, background artwork, pictures, ending, modifying, and design.

The firm established the studio in Osaka in order that creators and college students who dwell within the Kansai area who don’t want to go away their hometowns can nonetheless work within the anime business. The firm is recruiting employees for the brand new studio now.

Masao Maruyama based MAPPA in June 2011, and Manabu Ohtsuka is the corporate’s CEO. The firm at present has round 250 staff, and has studios in Tokyo and Sendai. MAPPA has produced such anime as Kids on the Slope, In This Corner of the World, Yuri!!! on Ice, Jujutsu Kaisen, and Attack on Titan The Final Season.

Sources: MAPPA, Mainchi Shimbun’s Mantan Web