First  Prev  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  Next  Last
The "Anime is a Cartoon" Argument.
8121 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
20 / F / qtπ
Offline
Posted 4/17/15
An anime is a cartoon.
39038 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
53 / M / East Coast
Online
Posted 4/17/15
All the same a collection of drawings / They turn into differerent genres like music. Music comes from notes !



46979 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
40 / M / Oakland, CA
Offline
Posted 4/17/15

rabbitofcaerbannog wrote:


windsagio wrote:

"More Realistic?"

Also, Cool World and Wizards would like to have a discussion with you about 'cartoons are for kids'



Ha, am I not the only one who likes "Wizards, a movie that was a little ahead of its time.. Not much of a fan of "Cool World", but it did have a good ending. Ralph Bakshi tends to be hit or miss. And now for those people who say anime is for kids? How about making them watch "Attack on Titanl" or "Cross Ange"? Will they say animes for kids then?


Anime tends to be for teens if we're totally honest. Depending on how old you are that might count as 'kids' ><

I might have said it before, but the whole basis for the 'anime isn't cartoon argument' seems to be that people have internalized these prejudices they have about cartoons, and need to differentiate anime so they can keep those prejudices intact.

Someone who "KNOWS" that cartoons are for kids but enjoys anime has to either examine that gut *KNOW* feeling or differentiate the 2.
3246 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
46 / M / Chapel Hill, N.C
Offline
Posted 4/18/15

windsagio wrote:


rabbitofcaerbannog wrote:


windsagio wrote:

"More Realistic?"

Also, Cool World and Wizards would like to have a discussion with you about 'cartoons are for kids'



Ha, am I not the only one who likes "Wizards, a movie that was a little ahead of its time.. Not much of a fan of "Cool World", but it did have a good ending. Ralph Bakshi tends to be hit or miss. And now for those people who say anime is for kids? How about making them watch "Attack on Titanl" or "Cross Ange"? Will they say animes for kids then?


Anime tends to be for teens if we're totally honest. Depending on how old you are that might count as 'kids' ><

I might have said it before, but the whole basis for the 'anime isn't cartoon argument' seems to be that people have internalized these prejudices they have about cartoons, and need to differentiate anime so they can keep those prejudices intact.

Someone who "KNOWS" that cartoons are for kids but enjoys anime has to either examine that gut *KNOW* feeling or differentiate the 2.



Teens these days are often called young adults, though that term could also apply to people in their early 20s. And true, a lot of the late night anime is aimed at young adults and have mature themes.
16737 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
18 / M / London
Offline
Posted 4/18/15
Anime is a Cartoon, Anime is the name of the Animation/art style, like what most other people said
5 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
44 / M
Offline
Posted 4/27/15
Also anime focuses more on the actual plot/story than cartoons do!
9527 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
18 / M
Offline
Posted 4/27/15 , edited 1/22/16
Anime shows are cartoons end of story.
One Punch Mod
77314 cr points
Send Message: Send PM GB Post
F / Boston-ish
Offline
Posted 5/23/15
Closed because OP nuked.
First  Prev  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  Next  Last
You must be logged in to post.