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