The Anime Encyclopedia: A Guide to Japanese Animation Since 1917
I came across this reference and thought maybe some of you anime fans might be interested in this publication. The Anime Encyclopedia: A Guide to Japanese Animation Since 1917 By Jonathan Clements, Helen McCarthy
Publisher: Stone Bridge Press 2006; 867 Pages; ISBN: 1933330104
Description: A guide that includes over 2,000 Japanese animation films...from Pokemon, Tenchi Muyo, and Sailor Moon to the classic Tetsuwan Atomu (Astro Boy) and little-known artistic gems like the anime life of Mozart. Information about these films includes the key personnel, runtime, studio, alternate titles, cross references, critical comments, and child-friendly ratings. The Anime Encyclopedia is described as the most complete guide of its kind in any language, including Japanese. It has illustrations and is fully indexed.