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Native name

株式会社マッドハウス

Type

Kabushiki gaisha
Industry Animation studio and production enterprise
Founded October 17, 1972; 45 years ago
Founders Masao Maruyama, Osamu Dezaki, Rintaro, Yoshiaki Kawajiri
Headquarters Honchō, Nakano, Tokyo

Key people

Masahiro Takahashi (Representative Director and President)
Owner Nippon TV (95%)

Dentsu
VAP
Sony Pictures Entertainment Japan
Hakuhodo DY Media Partners
Wowow
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Number of employees

70 (including contractors)
Parent Nippon TV (since 2011)
Subsidiaries Madbox Co., Ltd.
Website madhouse.co.jp

Madhouse Inc. (株式会社マッドハウス Kabushiki-gaisha Maddohausu) is a Japanese animation studio, founded in 1972 by ex–Mushi Pro animators, including Masao Maruyama, Osamu Dezaki, Rintaro, and Yoshiaki Kawajiri

Madhouse is a Japanese production studio that produced many well-known shows, OVAs and films, starting with TV anime series Ace o Nerae! (produced by Tokyo Movie) in 1973, and including Wicked CityNinja ScrollPerfect BlueVampire Hunter D: BloodlustTrigunDi Gi CharatBlack LagoonDeath NotePaprikaWolf Children and the first season of One-Punch Man.