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In the Japanese anime movie, Totoro comforts two young girls whose mom is in the hospital.
For geeky collectors and superfans Gamers, comic book geeks, and anime fans will surely love a gift of Loot Crate.
Named after an obscure anime film character, Mirai scoured the internet for unsecured devices and easily found them.
The 1,400 tickets to see her live sold out immediately, reflecting the popularity of the anime and game song vocalist known for her opening themes to such animated series as Fate/Zero, Sword Art Online and Nisekoi.
The Tanis, who are in their early 60s, were first introduced to the concept of cosplay by their daughter, Ann, who would cosplay as her favorite anime and manga characters in high school.
In the mid-2000s members of 4chan, a messaging board first used to share manga, anime and pornography, started to explore new ways to manipulate nascent social media.
Florida is a three-day celebration of Anime, Animation, Cosplay, and Video Games, with some of the biggest names in the anime and animation industries, cosplayers, comedians, entertainers, and more.
Like comic book conventions, Youmacon celebrates a specific subculture — mainly anime and Japanese culture and its influence on the United States over the years.
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Origin and Etymology of anime
First Known Use: 1985See Words from the same year
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