The 2008 Tokyo Anime Award winners were:
Anime of the Year (Japan release)Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone directed by Hideaki Anno.
Open Entries Grand Prize (new talent award)Helen Huang for Adventures in the NPM.
Feature Film of the YearSummer Days with Coo directed by Keiichi Hara.
Best TV Anime (Japan broadcast)Tengen Toppa Gurren-Lagann
Best Original Video Animations (OVAs)Nasu: A Migratory Bird with Suitcase directed by Kitarō Kōsaka.
Best International AnimeRatatouille directed by Brad Bird.
Best DirectorHideaki Anno for Evangelion: 1.0 You Are (Not) Alone.
Best Original StoryTaiyō Matsumoto for Tekkon Kinkreet.
Best MusicYoko Kanno for Gekijouban Aquarion.
Best Character DesignerAtsusushi Nishigori for Tengen Toppa Gurren-Lagann.