Every year, people who celebrate Halloween have to make a tough decision: who to dress up as. And if you're a fan of Studio Ghibli, the situation becomes even more difficult. After all, how are you supposed to pick just one character from the films they have released. Luckily, there's a solution. Pumpkin carving. You can make as many Ghibli pumpkins as you please. Who wouldn't like to spend the spookiest night of the season surrounded by their beloved animated friends illuminating the surroundings? Just take a look at the pictures below and see for yourself how awesome they can look.

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Olga Posedaru 1 month ago

I feel so warm and cozy just by looking at it <3

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If for whatever reason you haven't heard about Studio Ghibli, you should know that it's a Japanese animation film studio based in Tokyo. The studio is best known for its anime feature movies, but has also produced short films, television commercials, and one television film. It was founded on 15 June 1985, after the success of Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984), with funding by Tokuma Shoten.

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SirPatTheCat 1 month ago

Oh my gosh those dudes are my favorite

Six of Studio Ghibli's films are among the 10 highest-grossing anime films made in Japan, with Spirited Away (2001) being the most successful, grossing over US$360 million worldwide. Many of their works have won numerous awars, including the Animage Anime Grand Prix award and the Japan Academy Prize for Animation of the Year.

Five of Studio Ghibli's films have received Academy Award nominations. Spirited Away won the Golden Bear in 2002 and the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film in 2003.

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Lama Lady 1 month ago

CALCIFER !! TURNIP HEAD !! great to see these two

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On 3 August 2014, Studio Ghibli temporarily halted production following the retirement of its famous director Hayao Miyazaki, who co-founded the studio with the late Isao Takahata. But In February 2017, Toshio Suzuki announced that Miyazaki had come out of retirement again to direct a new feature film, How Do You Live?. It is named after the 1937 book of the same name written by Genzaburo Yoshino and is expected to hit the screens before the 2020 Summer Olympics.

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D. Pitbull 1 month ago

Okay - these artists are bleedin' amazing. How on earth... They even got the BLUSH on her CHEEKS. how do you do SHADING on a pumpkin???

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Lady Phoenixx 1 month ago

The detail in Baba yaga is unreal

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Lady Phoenixx 1 month ago

Totoro 😍

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Olga Posedaru 1 month ago

Level of detail: over 9000!

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Raine Soo 1 month ago

I think that my cats would approve of this one.

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Fatima Nasser 1 month ago

this pumpkin is absolutely grown to be the Kaonashi :D

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Louisiana Lover 1 month ago

I have the whole set and this is my favorite one

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Jacob/Becca Gizmo the Squirrel 1 month ago

So beautiful!

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Daniela-Iulia Balaciu 1 month ago

beautiful image, very nice carving, very intricate

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Lady Phoenixx 1 month ago

Calcifer 😂

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Daniela-Iulia Balaciu 1 month ago

beautiful, very nice image. Maybe can be found a way to preserve this art. like, making a mold, and casting in a durable material, it worth

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Daniela-Iulia Balaciu 1 month ago

beautiful, this is art

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Sarah Panhorst 1 month ago

Awwww cute :)

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Snack Attact 1 month ago

The expression less is more definitely works here. Love it!

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Bubble***tea 3 1 month ago

The rains an amazing detail

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Fatima Nasser 1 month ago

Typography carving level: 1000

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Gwen Pollock 1 month ago

Radish Spirit!

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Zorena Deckard 1 month ago

This makes me want to watch all the Ghibli movies again!

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MADELEINE KIMBALL 1 month ago

This needs more upvotes!

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D. Pitbull 1 month ago

I can hear the rattle...

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Lady Phoenixx 1 month ago

I need this so bad 😍 soot sprites are my favourite characters in all studio Ghibli films 😍

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Fatima Nasser 1 month ago

chubby totoro is cute

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Sarah Panhorst 1 month ago

This one's actually spooky

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Loki’s Lil Butter Knife 1 month ago

Awww, they even have the little door sprites.

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Sarah Panhorst 1 month ago

Cheeky lil totoro :)

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Jeff 1 month ago (edited)

Oof.... I don’t have enough patience to do this stuff

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Jacob/Becca Gizmo the Squirrel 1 month ago

I love people who love Halloween. Kindred spirits.

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Karen Fernley 1 month ago

Catbus 😊😁

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panda_legerdemain 1 month ago

Jiji!!

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