Anime, the Japanese style of animation, has taken America by storm in the last two decades. Actually, it started well before that. It is just that, in recent years with technology so advanced and media so readily available across borders, it has become a super hit among adults.
What Anime Is
It is important to note that the Anime genre is not only about the cartoons...
Recently, I ran across an interesting article about how Anime is affecting the teenage and early twenties population in the United States, students in particular. Japanese Anime is a big part of American culture now, particularly cyber culture.
A researcher at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lawrence Eng, made it a point to study the effects that Anime fandom has on IT students, who seem...
Thirty years ago, there was not a great deal of Anime shows available to kids or to adults for that matter, at least in America. Today, it is all over the place and it is really a dream come true. For many, it all started with a cool cartoon called Voltron and that was a big hit among the kids.
Being the Heroes
Granted, there was more Anime available aside from Voltron but since it was a big hit, ...