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# 1 Best Seller in Movies, Video Guides & Reviews — The Life-Changing Power of Anime

A celebration of Anime: Many books on anime simply offer a list of “essential titles” and recommendations. Anime Impact goes deeper by showcasing the many voices of anime’s biggest fans. You’ll find many distinct stories that only each specific writer could tell, all painting a fun and surprisingly touching portrait of the true impact of anime over multiple generations.

Iconic movies and TV shows from Japan: Japanese animation—or anime—holds a special place in the hearts of countless fans around the globe. Since the early days of Osamu Tezuka’s Astro Boy to Makoto Shinkai’s astounding success with Your Name, anime has left an undeniable impact on our culture.

Insights from filmmakers, authors, and YouTube stars: Anime Impact explores the impression the medium has left on various fans with detailed discussions on television shows and movies from the 1960s all the way to the present. You’ll hear from YouTube film critic Chris Stuckmann and many others like Ready Player One author Ernest Cline and YouTube stars Robert Walker, Bennett “BennettTheSage” White, Tristan "Arkada" Gallant of Glass Reflection and manga artist Mark Crilley. Learn how anime has impacted culture from authors, artists, critics, anime enthusiasts, and super fans such as John Rodriguez, Alicia Malone, Emma Fyffe, and many more.

You will learn about the impact of:
Anime classics such as Gundam, Akira, Sailor Moon, Spirited Away and other Studio Ghibli filmsThe biggest names in anime like One Piece, Dragon Ball Z, Pokémon, Naruto, and Attack on TitanMovies and shows both legendary and niche alikeTruly unique hidden gems rarely seen outside of JapanAnd much more
Anime Impact explores the effects and lasting appeal of anime across all genres and across five decades!

Arts & Entertainment
April 15
Mango Media
Ingram DV LLC

Customer Reviews

Batsksd ,

Great book for people new to anime and getting into it

My one complaint but it is not enough to effect my rating I am big anime, manga fan but I went into this book if I was new to anime find out if it is worth buying and reading for people that is new and getting into anime and anime fans alike myself it is worth buying for anime fans you will read a lot many anime that you have watched and read, in book as anime fan I read about some new anime I have not heard of old anime mostly before dragonball and gundam, but I recommend this book to read as anime fan and people new to anime,.

Back to my complaint in dragonball section I am not one of those fans who do not like dragonball evolution movie, I like dragonball evolution movie it have bulma, Yamcha, chi chi , goku, piccolo , dragon, and dragonball of course, and ozzuro unlike dragonball live action japan , Asian and any others over seas they have three four characters in dragonball movies, dragonball evolution have half those characters it’s not perfect movie but it is acceptable piccolo flys, Kamehama is in it, kinda show goku is alien maybe it is closest to dragonball live action movie to series than others have Japan and Asian version live action dragonball he does not have spiky hair dragonball evolution does, and no not United States movies make live action anime movies are good and true to manga and anime but it is close at some points right now Japan is leading making good live action anime I would like see japan remake new version of dragonball see what they can do

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