Star Wars is no stranger to animated adaptations, but with Studio Ghibli collaborating with Lucasfilm, it is bound to be a greatly anticipated project. The official Twitter account of Studio Ghibli (@JP_GHIBLI) has tweeted a video that is set for an undoubtedly auspicious success as it revealed Lucasfilm’s opening sequence, along with Studio Ghibli’s own, implying the definite collaboration. Check out the released video below:
With Lucasfilm’s success in their animated series of Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi, there is no question that a mystery collaboration with Studio Ghibli will likely prove to be another successful franchise. While there are no specific news as to what project Lucasfilm and Studio Ghibli will be collaborating on, fans are speculating they are working on an animated Star Wars universe movie with the application of Ghibli’s signature art style.
While some fans are theorizing over what Star Wars project the two studios will be working on, majority of them having their eyes set on Star Wars: Vision, some tweeted their excitement over this big collaboration! Check out some of the fan tweets below:
Given there are no explicit details or confirmation yet on whether or not Studio Ghibli and Lucasfilm will be actively working on a Star Wars project, it is best to stay put for more follow-up news surrounding this big mystery collab reveal.
The Disney+ series Star Wars: Vision was initially brought into a Japanese style animation where several anime studios got to tell original, non-canon stories in the Star Wars universe, which led the series to lean on the unique animation style that was deemed to be memorable to fans. Kamikaze Douga, Studio Colorido, Geno Studio, and Trigger were part of the said show.
Lucasfilm did previously confirm a second season for Star Wars: Visions during Star Wars Celebration 2022 and is set to be released in Spring 2023. Could this be it? Could this be the project Studio Ghibli is pointing at?
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