Toei Animation is a Japanese animation studio founded in 1948 and a parent studio of the film and TV production company Toei Co. LTD.
It was the primary animation studio of the Cyborg 009 franchise up until the 1980 film Cyborg 009 The Movie: The Legend of the Super Galaxy.
They are known for creating some of the most popular shows of the 1990s and 2000s including Digimon, One Piece, Dragonball Z, The Pretty Cure Series, Sailor Moon and Toriko.
They are also known for their outsourced animation on classic 1980s American cartoons such as Muppet Babies, Transformers, G.I. Joe, Inspector Gadget, The Smurfs and the third season of Voltron