Some aleatório facts about animê and mangá I found on teh internet
1.The word "anime" (pronounced ahn-e-may) is synonymous with, and often used to describe the art of Japanese animation.
2.Anime is not synonymous with 'cartoon' despite the popular belief held por the uneducated masses. animê is considered to be an art form por those who appreciate it, and is not specifically intended for children like American desenhos animados often are. A wide range of audiences are targetted with complicated, indepth, and emotional storylines.
3. In Japan, there are mais than 40 new animes appear on televisão per week
4.In Japão mais paper are used to print mangá than toilet paper.
5.Anime began in 1917 por Japanese artists: Shimokawa Oten, Jun’ichi Kouchi, and Seitarō Kitayama.
6.In Japanese mangá means 'whimsical pictures'
7.All mangá is drawn por hand
8.TEZUKA Osamu is the most famous mangá artis in Japan
I hope you enjoyed these few facts that I found.