About Sakuga Foundry

Sakuga Foundry started as an online forum in 2018 along with the youtube channel Striving for Animation. The forum has been archived and can be downloaded here. 

Sakuga Foundry is a public community interested in learning about the Japanese Animation production process. The community operates on Discord and holds public events, and has channels for artwork critiques, animation discussion, and more! 

Sakuga Foundry hosts events  on the discord and on the Tonari Animation youtube channel. Past events are recorded and posted on the Sakuga Foundry Discord. 

Event types:

  • Watch Anime with the Pros: Anime Viewings with professionals who worked on the episode, followed by Q&A
  • Tonari Animation Podcast: Weekly live podcast with Tonari Animation and special guests
  • Industry Professional Panels
  • Animation workshops

Sakuga Foundry is owned and operated by Tonari Animation Inc. © 2021