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Digital Frontier Inc. (Japanese: 株式会社デジタル・フロンティア, Hepburn: Kabushiki gaisha Dejitaru Furontia), also called as Frontier Pictures, Inc. (株式会社フロンティア・ピクチャーズ, Kabushiki gaisha Furontia Pikuchazu) is a motion picture production company in Japan with a distinguished large scale CG production department. The company is equipped with motion capture studio called "OPAKIS" in Odaiba, Tokyo.[1]

Digital Frontier Inc.
Native name
Kabushiki-gaisha Dejitaru Furontia
Kabushiki gaisha
Founded1993; 26 years ago (1993)
HeadquartersShibuya, Tokyo, Japan
Key people
Hidenori Ueki CEO
ParentFields Corporation
Digital Frontier (Taiwan) Inc.

The company started producing CG works in 1994 as a new section of TYO Image Enterprise. In 1997 Digital Frontier moved to Daikanyama and became a subsidiary of TYO Corporation then three years later it became corporate company Digital Frontier Inc. as it is known today. Its earlier works are Death Note (live action film) and Appleseed (CG film).[2][3] In 2010, Digital Frontier’s parent company changed from TYO Inc. to Fields Corporation, which is specialized in planning and development, and sales of pachinko machines.[4] The company has subsidiaries in Malaysia, Taiwan, and Japan.[5]

The company created reveal trailers for Super Smash Bros for Wii U / Nintendo 3DS and Super Smash Bros Ultimate.[6]



TV AnimeEdit

Live Action FilmsEdit

Animation filmsEdit



  1. ^ "次世代映像制作を担う:モーションキャプチャスタジオ開設", Cgworld, 90: 25, February 2006
  2. ^ "デジタル最前線:大ヒット話題作「デスノート」の制作". CG-ARTS協会. Retrieved 12 September 2011.
  3. ^ "デジタル・フロンティア×クレッセント". Video Journal. Retrieved 26 September 2011.
  4. ^ "デジタル・フロンティア譲渡価額は6億5000万円に". 株式会社アニメアニメジャパン. Retrieved 12 September 2011.
  5. ^ China Screen News
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  7. ^ "PRODUCTION LOUNGE", Cgworld, 178: 133, June 2013
  8. ^ Jellyfish Eyes
  9. ^ "GANTZ", Cgworld, 151: 34–37, March 2011
  10. ^ "LOUNGE CHANNEL", Cgworld, 151: 87, March 2011
  11. ^ Resident Evil: DAMNATION
  12. ^ "鉄拳ブラッド・ベンジェンス", Cgworld, 157: 18–41, September 2011
  13. ^ Resident Evil: DEGENERATION
  14. ^ "フルCGで見せる人気コミックの世界:アタゴオルは猫の森", Cgworld, 99: 32–33, November 2006

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