3Hz Inc. (Japanese: 株式会社3Hz, Hepburn: Kabushiki-gaisha San Herutsu) is a Japanese animation studio established by ex-Kinema Citrus animators. Yuichiro Matsuka founded the studio in March 2013. The company is referred to as Studio 3Hz on anime staff credits.

3Hz Inc.
Native name
株式会社3Hz
Kabushiki-gaisha San Herutsu
Kabushiki gaisha
IndustryJapanese animation
FoundedMarch 2013; 7 years ago (March 2013)
HeadquartersSuginami, Tokyo, Japan
Key people
Yuichiro Matsuka (founder)
WebsiteOfficial website

WorksEdit

Television seriesEdit

Title Director(s) First run start date First run end date Eps Note(s) Ref(s)
Celestial Method Masayuki Sakoi October 5, 2014 December 28, 2014 13 Original work. [1]
Dimension W Kanta Kamei January 10, 2016 March 27, 2016 12 Adaptation of the manga series written by Yūji Iwahara.
Co-animated with Orange.
[2]
Flip Flappers Kiyotaka Oshiyama October 6, 2016 December 29, 2016 13 Original work. [3]
Princess Principal Masaki Tachibana July 9, 2017 September 24, 2017 12 Original work.
Co-animated with Actas.
[4]
Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online Masayuki Sakoi April 8, 2018 June 30, 2018 12 Adaptation of the light novel series written by Keiichi Sigsawa. Spin-off and related to Sword Art Online. [5]
Chidori RSC Masanori Takahashi October 13, 2019 January 18, 2020 12 Adaptation of the four-panel manga series written by Salmiakki. [6]
A3! Keisuke Shinohara January 13, 2020 TBA TBA Based on the mobile game by Liber Entertainment.
Co-animated with P.A.Works.
[7]

Original video animationsEdit

Title Director(s) Release date Eps Note(s)
Celestial Method Masayuki Sakoi July 24, 2015 1 Short episode unaired with televised series.
Dimension W Kanta Kamei August 26, 2016 1 Unaired episode bundled with 6th Blu-ray release.
Co-animated with Orange.
Celestial Method: One More Wish Masayuki Sakoi October 11, 2019 1 New episode centering around a new character called Carol.
Released on Infinite's YouTube channel.

FilmsEdit

Title Director(s) Release date Note(s) Ref(s)
Blackfox Kazuya Nomura
Keisuke Shinohara
October 5, 2019 Original work. [8]

Video gamesEdit

Title Publisher Release date Note(s) Ref(s)
Tokyo Xanadu Nihon Falcom September 30, 2015 Opening animation. [9]
Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana Nihon Falcom July 21, 2016 Opening animation. [9]
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III Nihon Falcom September 28, 2017 Opening animation. [9]
The Legend Of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV -THE END OF SAGA- Nihon Falcom September 27, 2018 Opening animation.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sora no Method Anime's 2nd Visual, More Staff Revealed". Anime News Network. March 19, 2014. Retrieved September 24, 2017.
  2. ^ "Yuuki Kaji Joins Dimension W Anime Cast". Anime News Network. February 12, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2017.
  3. ^ "Flip Flappers Anime's 1st Promo Video Previews Animation, Voice Cast". Anime News Network. March 26, 2016. Retrieved September 24, 2017.
  4. ^ "Princess Principal Original TV Anime Revealed With Cast, Staff, Promo Video, Summer 2017 Debut". Anime News Network. March 24, 2017. Retrieved September 24, 2017.
  5. ^ "Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online Reveals Visual, Studio 3Hz". Anime News Network. January 31, 2018. Retrieved January 31, 2018.
  6. ^ "Rifle is Beautiful TV Anime Reveals Visual, Cast, Staff". Anime News Network. April 24, 2019. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  7. ^ "A3! Anime's Teaser Video Reveals Staff". Anime News Network. February 3, 2019. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  8. ^ Pineda, Rafael Antonio (March 22, 2019). "Blackfox Anime Revealed as Theatrical Project Debuting This Fall (Updated)". Anime News Network. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  9. ^ a b c "Studio 3Hz | スタジオ3Hz". Studio 3Hz | スタジオ3Hz.

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