Anime Industry Boom: Yoshiyuki Tomino acknowledges that the anime industry is currently experiencing a historic boom. He highlights the quality of the work being produced at the moment.
Concerns about Digital Animation: Tomino expresses concern about the industry's shift from hand-drawn to digital animation. Drawing a parallel with Disney's experience, he warns that a similar transition in Japan may lead to a dip in the quality of anime productions.
Impact of Modernization on Creativity: The veteran anime creator critiques the modernization of work environments, specifically citing his dissatisfaction with the state-of-the-art facility provided by Bandai Namco Group. He argues that a fully controlled and digitalized workspace may stifle the creativity of artists, emphasizing the importance of a more unconventional and indie-like atmosphere for creating enduring artwork.