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Japanese animation. Pronounced "ah-nee-meh," anime dates back to the early 1900s. A related Japanese term is "manga," which means cartoon.
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Above: Custo Barcelona's knee-length, short-haired fur coat features lining printed with Japanimation figures.
"Japanimation" fans will love Yu-Gi-Oh, a new anime-style series starting on Nickelodeon next week.
With hip subject matter and prices to match, Japanimation art is all the rage overseas.
Pokemon and Sailor Moon are two examples of "anime," a special type of animation from Japan that is also known as "Japanimation." How can you tell if you're watching anime?
For instance, Lee Bul's Amaryllis, 1999, is a brilliantly baroque sculpture, but its connection to "media" is purely thematic-based on stylistic appropriations from Japanimation and retro-f uturistic warrior action figures.
Japanimation titles, like those sold by Central Park Media, also have a wealth of side products riding their coattails, including T-shirts, trading cards and animated cels.
Bulk of story is rendered through a pastiche of Japanimation style, with stiff-limbed comicbook figures moving through more detailed but stylized CG landscapes, while live-action inserts shot on deliberately cruddy-looking video are deployed for expository flashbacks.
Scores upon scores of Japanese girls--beautiful, exotic, Japanimation girls--forming a snake-like line which wrapped around the entire establishment.
Billed as a "Japanimation movie", Grandia boasts handdrawn Manga-style characters and a vast gaming environment from magical cities to dark dungeons.
NEW YORK -- Japanimation, or Japanese animation, has come a long way since it first arrived in this country in the early '60s in the form of TV shows like Speed Racer and Star Blazers.