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A Tribute To Akira: The Greatest Anime Film of All Time!

By Vadim Newquist Jan 24, 2014

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The film required a whopping 2,200 shots and 160,000 individual hand-drawn cels in all. WOW!

Picture by Marvin Del Mundo.

Tags: slideshows, anime, art, fan art, akira

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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