Some random facts about Anime and manga 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 popolare belief held da the uneducated masses. Anime is considered to be an art form da those who appreciate it, and is not specifically intended for children like American cartoni animati often are. A wide range of audiences are targetted with complicated, indepth, and emotional storylines.
3. In Japan, there are più than 40 new animes appear on Televisione per week
4.In Giappone più paper are used to print manga than toilet paper.
5.Anime began in 1917 da Japanese artists: Shimokawa Oten, Jun’ichi Kouchi, and Seitarō Kitayama.
6.In Japanese manga means 'whimsical pictures'
7.All manga is drawn da hand
8.TEZUKA Osamu is the most famous manga artis in Japan
I hope te enjoyed these few facts that I found.