A thousand years have passed since the collapse of industrialized civilization. A toxic jungle now spreads, threatening the survival of the last of the human race.
just cuz this is a bitchin’ photoset <3
The mighty wolf princess makes a new friend or two.
guys I love Ghibli I am obsessed with it you have no idea. I had no choice but to join in. Why did I only learn about this so late though @_@
Ever feel down on your own talent and skill? So did this dude.
The people at Animage [a premiere Japanese animation magazine] encouraged me to do comics, so I went ahead and set down my own concept of Nausicaa. Now I am “doomed” and have to learn the hard way again why, a long time ago, I concluded that I had no talent for comics and gave them up [Miyazaki is being overly modest here]. Now I just want this girl to attain freedom and happiness.
~ Hayao Miyazaki, from On Nausicaa, ending article of Book 1 of Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
Also consider that in the Art of Nausicaa book I have, which includes Miyazaki’s commentary of his own work, on about every third page he says something to the effect of “I don’t like how this came out” or “I don’t remember drawing this.”
So, easily-frustrated artists who struggle through for the sake of your characters and/or story: you are not alone.
Joe Hisaishi - 08 Fukai Nite [In the Sea of Corruption] - Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind OST
Something to soothe me as I pull through my all-nighter. Love Joe Hisaishi forever.
VIZ is releasing a new collector’s edition box set of Hayao Miyazaki’s Nausicaa of the Valley the Wind. The set will be available on Tuesday, November 6th, and you can enter a sweepstakes to win a copy here.
In the spectacular manga and movie Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, horses and other species of equines have long been extinct and are replaced by the Toriuma, or as the English readers known better as the “Horseclaw”. Toriuma are large, genetically alter species of goose…
The Toxic Jungle from Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind#18 Studio Ghibli/Miyazaki Background and Concept Art Series
Nausicaa - Backgrounds
Years after my first viewing, and the Toxic Jungle still blows my mind.
MIYAZAKI MiX II
Here’s the second MIYAZAKI MiX. :D
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