Essays Tagged: "Anime"

Vision of Escaflowne: a review of this anime.

A recent addition to the wide world of anime (Japanese cartoons), Escaflowne has become one of the most popular, and one of my own, because ... omance coupled with fighting and war for the guys.Even for those who may have been put-off by other anime series like Sailormoon, Dragonball Z and Pokémon, I believe that this series is a must- ...

(3 pages) 30 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Anime/Manga 101. Anime Genres, difference between Anime and Manga, art styles, and recommendations...

Hi and welcome to Anime/Manga 101. Class is now in session. Today's lesson is about Anime and Mangas (obviously)... An ... es sweeping through the school and the nation and yet what are they a few of us may wonder? What is Anime exactly? Why are there so many people pouring over the graphic novels section? What makes them ... cial? Well, according to author, Gilles Poitras, in his book Everything a Fan Needs to Know, Anime when defined by a non-Japanese fan, means animation made in Japan. Most people today think it ...

(3 pages) 59 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

How do story telling techniques in Japanese animation differ to the western tradition?

niques in Japanese comic media differ to the western tradition?The differences between the Eastern, Anime and Manga and the Western, Comic and Cartoon counterparts are clear from the outset. Apart fro ... ous contrast in styles, there are many more distinctions that can be made between the two.The words Anime and Manga refer to two separate and distinct, but interrelated things. The word Anime is used ...

(8 pages) 96 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

"Ghost in a Shell" Film Review.

"Ghost in the shell" is a Japanese anime film set in the year 2029. The world is a very different place, the net brings the planet toge ... the soon to come sequel. Overall I would give the movie 7/10, well worth seeing if you the like the Anime/Futuristic genre.

(2 pages) 29 1 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Persuasive Speech: Japanese fiction works are better than Western ones

other countries think of JapanII. Thesis statementIII. Reminding the meaning of the terms manga and animeBody:I. First argument: Japan's tendency to mix various influences from all over the worldA.Jap ... fictionC.View of the universe as amoralIV.Opposition/RefutationA1. Pornographic themes in manga and animeA2. RefutationB1. Japan's cultural insularity robs it of relevance for other societiesB2. Refut ...

(7 pages) 49 0 2.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Speech: History of anime & 2 Famous anime creators

Topic: AnimeGeneral Purpose: To informSpecific Purpose: To inform you about the history of anime, when was ... inform you about the history of anime, when was the first animation produced in Japan, when modern anime was formed and also inform you about two of it's most famous and talented creatorsThesis state ... famous and talented creatorsThesis statement: The first animation produced in Japan in 1907, modern anime was formed in 1958 and Osamu Tezuka and Hayao Miyazaki are among the most famous creators of a ...

(7 pages) 40 0 3.5 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History


toon Network, you will see all they've ever covered are some of the most violent series in Japanese anime: from Dragon Ball to Yu Yu Hakusho, form Gundam Wing to Inu Yasha, from Trigun to Cowboy Be Bo ... A History of Manga". Dai Nippon Printing. 1998.Izawa, Eri. Gender and Gender Relations in Manga and Anime. Rei Anime and Manga page.November 24, 2004-----------. "The New Stereotype of Anime and Manga ...

(14 pages) 34 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Anime Goes Beyond Boundaries

Anime, the cartoon style with no boundaries Anime goes beyond boundaries, comes alive, in the art an ... nd boundaries, comes alive, in the art and situations, and has a wide range of genres for everyone. Anime put simply is Japanese cartoons. Manga, which began before anime, is the comic book form of an ... most exciting comic book, but with amazing movement, music, and dialogue, that's what you get from anime"� (Corliss, 1). The characters in anime have exaggerated features that make anime more ...

(5 pages) 708 0 5.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Term Paper On Anime

Out Line I. History A. Japanese animation 1. 1958- a. "Legend of the White Serpent" first anime style movie (1958) b. "Speed Racer" becomes popular in Japan and USA (1967) c. "Macross" relea ... version "Robotech" premieres in USA(1982) d. "Akira" released (1988) e. "Ghost in the Shell" first anime movie to combine Cells and CG (1995) f. "Pokemon" takes the worlds youth by storm (1997- ) II. ...

(8 pages) 23 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Identity themes in "Naruto"

one is influenced by their, culture, past, values, beliefs and their society.In Masashi Kishimoto's anime series Naruto, the composer explores the influence society has over the development of our ide ... g a suspenseful action packed plot.Unreliable Memoirs, being an autobiography is different from the anime series Naruto . The former recounts various changes throughout his life with slower changes of ...

(4 pages) 14 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

Japanese Anime

Japanese Anime First of all, for those of you that don't know what Anime and Manga mean I'm gonna tell you th ... you that don't know what Anime and Manga mean I'm gonna tell you that those are two Japanese words. Anime can be translated as Animation Movie (cartoon) while Manga means Comics. Please note that many ... nese comics book are considered Manga! As far as I'm concerned the great and constant production of Anime begins in the year 1958 when Toei Doga produced the animated version of a famous ancient Chine ...

(4 pages) 6 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Anime: Cartoon or Culture?

Anime: Cartoon or Culture?Anime, a popular Japanese stylistic animation, has become so common that t ... become so common that there are more confused looks tossed from the subculture rather than upon it. Anime fanatics wonder why the rest of the world does not share their attraction to this unique Japan ... traction to this unique Japanese art. Though it arrived from Asia nearly a century ago (Wikipedia), anime has become significantly Westernized-affected by American tradition. Many of the most popular ...

(4 pages) 37 0 4.7 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

The Preludes

(10 pages) 3 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

anime vs cartoons

urning to Eastern Animation. Western Animation are known as Cartoons and Eastern Animation is known Anime. There has been many debates on Eastern Animations or Anime and Western Animation or cartoons ... will we discuss the cultural differences of the two, we will also take a journey through history of anime and cartoons, along with what the future holds for the two and which of the two maybe superior ...

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Art Essays

Analysis of "Another"

t created an atmosphere that the novel wasn't able to, and although "Another" is listed as a horror anime, the horror aspect is very minor; therefore, "Another" should be approached as simply a myster ... horror aspect is very minor; therefore, "Another" should be approached as simply a mystery/suspense anime.Story: 8.0The story follows Koichi Sakakibara as he moves to the quiet city of Yomiyama. Immed ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

someone who inspitred me

r; they are just too embarrassed or oblivious to notice or say anything about it.Naruto, a japanese-anime show that has been going on for many years now, centers on a main character, Naruto, who has c ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays