There are countless great anime studios in Japan, and the most popular ones have an utterly loyal fan base not just from their home country, but abroad as well. Here are 10 of the most well-known ones with a list of their masterpieces recognized and cherished by anime lovers. Do you have some of your favorite series among them?
10. A-1 Pictures
Founded by the ex-Sunrise producer, Mikihiro Iwata, A-1 Pictures is a subsidiary studio of Sony Music Entertainment’s anime production firm Aniplex.
- Ao no Exorcist
- AnoHana: The Flower We Saw That Day
- Sword Art Online
- Your Lie in April
- Fairy Tail
9. J.C. Staff
J.C.Staff was founded by Tomoyuki Miyata in January 1986, the ex-Tatsunoko Production member. They have released several well-known anime series and are well-known even outside of Japan.
- Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka
- Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma
- Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo
- Kaichou wa Maid-sama!