Nowadays Japanese animations (popularly known as anime) have become so popular. In fact, their popularity has gone beyond Japan. Whether you are in a bus or any other public place, you will find a few people watching these animated videos on their mobile devices. This leaves one wondering what has caused Japanese animated films to gain such popularity. For a start, the sound tracks can update you on the trends of Japanese pop culture. And unlike western animations that stick to just one setting, a single Japanese animation can have dynamic environment. It can start in the space, then switch to ghost world. The variations in film setting actually catch the viewer unaware. These are just but a few reasons that attract people to anime. Continue reading below to learn more about this variety of films.
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1. Consistent Productions
When you watch other animations or movies, there is no guarantee that the series will last for a long time. This is because most series terminate their productions indefinitely without warning their fans. Besides that, the episodes of each series usually take too long to be released. Some actually take up to 2 years. This leaves you in suspense because you don’t know what to expect. You might even forget about the series altogether such that you will not bother to watch it after it has been released. Japanese animations are wired to run for the long haul. Some films have been airing for more than one decade. This means that you can always catch up with your favorite anime shows.
2. Something for Every Fan
Anyone that has ever watched Japanese animations will agree that they are addictive. The reason behind this argument is that the films have something to offer for every fan. Whether you are a child, young adult or senior citizen, there is genre specifally produced to suit your needs. Whether you like films that will make you break your ribs with laughter or you prefer the variety where the characters engage in fist fights, anime is your best bet. The production teams release hundreds of films every year to ensure that there fans don’t run out of options.
3. You don’t have to Buy the Films
Japanese films are packaged and sold in DVDs just like other films. This enables the production companies to market them in other countries. But this doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy watching these amazing series if you don’t have money. This is because there are so many Japanese animations that can be watched on the internet for free. You can actually stream them or download them and watch later when you are not connected to the internet.
4. Mature Content
Although the characters of Japanese animations look more like cartoons, the films are based real issues and facts that revolve around grownups. Even in instances where the characters are young kids, the storyline still delves into grownup matters. As a matter of fact, anime films resemble Hollywood movies by a great deal. The only difference is that they feature cartoon characters that are used to send a mature message home.
5. High Quality Graphics
Japanese animations are rich in high quality graphics that keep the viewer glued on the screen of the TV. The backgrounds also showcase amazing graphics that highlight on fine details of the film. And maybe that’s why some fans print the images and hang them on walls or have them printed on T-shirts. Sometimes the viewer can get carried away by the background of the film.