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Toei Animation Co., Ltd. (東映アニメーション株式会社 () Tōei Animēshon Kabushiki-gaisha) is an animation studio in Japan. It was found in 1948 as Japan Animated Films. After being purchased by Toei in 1956, the studio was renamed Toei Doga Co., Ltd. It was renamed to Toei Animation in 1998.

In 1996, Toei Animation co-produced an anime adaptation of Boys Over Flowers. It also produced a short film for their Toei Anime Fair.

History with Boys Over Flowers[]

Toei Animation partnered with Asatsu-DK, and Asahi Broadcasting Corporation on an anime production of Yoko Kamio's Boys Over Flowers.[1] It was a part of their "trendy anime" series, following Marmalade Boy and Gokinjo Monogatari.[2] Boys Over Flowers premiered on September 8, 1996 and wrapped up after fifty-one episodes.[3] In 1997, Toei produced a film with an unrelated story to attract female viewers to their Toei Anime Fair.[4][5]



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  1. Boys Over Flowers on Japanese Wikipedia
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  3. (Japanese)
  4. "'Doraemon,' 'Evangelion' 1997 spring box office" (「『ドラえもん』『エヴァンゲリオン』が快走 '97年映画界の春興行、活気に欠けた洋画」 () ), AV Journal, April 1997, page 14
  5. (Japanese)

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