Effects of Watching Anime
I. Background of the Study
Anime is a type of cartoon but rather, it is complex, mature, broader, and even the animation drawing is on a higher level than that of a mere cartoon. Anime, which originated in Japan, is drawn by a “Mangaka” (artist) into manga (comic) drafts. These drafts are then rearranged, colored and synchronized by a hundred of staff. After the sequencing, a “Seiyuu” (Voice Actor) will give life to the character. One second of movement needs twenty-five to thirty-five drafts of drawing. Since it originated in Japan, most of the Animes shows the culture and hidden beauty of Japan, its technological advancement, friendship, love and student’s life, the Japanese way.
Popular nowadays, Anime had touched the heart of many viewers. Some popular Anime such as Naruto and Bleach. This Animes had dominated the media industry in the past few years. Japan has a very unique culture. The Philippines, on the other hand, lacks that kind of culture, that is, its very own culture is made of by the mixture of cultures of other countries such as America, Spain and China. That is why many Filipinos are fascinated with such culture.
Anime proposed amazing concepts and catchy storyline that is humorous yet fascinating. It also features some future ideas about what would take place in the future and what technological advancements can people expect to Japan. With such content, no wonder that Anime reigned over the media and digital world not only in Japan but in the whole world.
If a person likes Anime too much, he or she will be called as an Otaku. Otakus follows their desire without thinking first. He or she also follows the Anime series he or she wants. But, today, it is sad to say that Anime fever hits high school students most of the time. These students forget to study. The grades of the Otakus, because of spending too much time in...
It is proven that Japanese animation is indeed an entertainment for all of...
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