Kairosoft has the simulation game, Anime Studio Story where you will be allowed to play the president of a studio producing anime, making popular shows and characters, then try winning the Anime Awards Grand Prize!
Early on this game, you will need to try hiring staff with the money from the shows
In the mean time, you can do some subcontracting work to train your staff members while saving up in which subcontracting jobs and merchandising offers will earn you some extra income.
Later on, you are prompted to increase Production Points indicated at the top right of the screen in which you can earn them by creating shows or correcting poor quality scenes.
These production points are used for leveling up staff and various challenges.
To create shows, just choose the station to broadcast on, the setting for the show, and the theme in that some combinations will boost up a show’s popularity.
Furthermore, as the production begins, select the main character and its personalities will change based on the show, and it may affect the merchandising offers you get.
Once your staff level up in a job, you can discover new settings for your shows.
Then, you can unlock new themes which are based on the kind of training you provide for your staff and the jobs they have.
For further, you can then level up your staff members with Production Points as this will increase their overall abilities and increases their salary then it may lead to the discovery of new settings.
Every time you make show, it will have various stats such as drawing, writing, sound, etc.
Show with a good story will help boost popularity, while good visuals will attract attention from hardcore anime fans.
Drawing stats are a basic stat which is required for anime production.
Higher drawing ability will come to better shows and higher ratings.
Writing stats will help you discover more Production Points and help a staff member write a great story assigned to direct a show.
Taste or sound stats will influence a show’s visuals and music.
Here, your staffs have jobs like animator or writer.
Staff members’ jobs are able to affect show stats and they may even let you discover new themes during training.
On the other side, you can then use the Job Lab facility to let your staff members change jobs.
When mastering several jobs by reaching level 5 in this game, you can try more advanced jobs.
In addition, if a staff member has a poor attitude, it will take a long time for them to go back to the job after leaving the office.
Moreover, adding rented facilities will also help you in improving your staff members’ attitudes