is a Japanese anime production studio mainly known for shonen manga adaptations. They currently create the famous shonen anime Naruto
, and its spin-off. They also produced the Bleach
anime before it was prematurely canceled in 2012. Before the 2000s, they were best known for their Magical Girl
series, such as Magical Angel Creamy Mami
, Persia, the Magic Fairy
, Magical Star Magical Emi
, Magical Idol Pastel Yumi
, and Magical Stage Fancy Lala
For a more complete listing, check out their Anime News Network entry
Studio Pierrot credits include:MainSupport
Tropes Associated with Pierrot:
- Off Model: Due in part of making long runners, with many episodes of said shows wholesaled out to sub-standard South Korean studios. This has also largely been hinted as the reason for why they left Korra after six episodes of season 2.
- Production Posse: Has built up a rapport with T2 Studio since the late 1980snote . Also uses Jiwoo Animation and NARA Animation Studio (Said sub-standard Korean studios) in more recent years.