Since acclaimed director Hayao Miyazaki retired in 2013 the animation industry and fans have pointed fingers and upcoming directors, hoping to find the Oscar-winner's heir. Some have Summer Wars and The Boy and The Beast director Mamoru Hosoda but others have begun eyeing Makoto Shinkai. The director's latest feature, your name. has found enormous financial success in Japan. The film has earned enough to even be on par with Miyazaki's features.