VIDEO: Crunchyroll Looks Into Anime’s Influence on Western Animation

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Anime Influence on the West

What happens when western animation looks like anime and sounds like anime? Does that make it anime? Many a Twitter debate have erupted over this very question, and you won’t find us diving into one side or the other without full top-to-bottom chainmail equipped. Either way, the influence anime has had on the west over the years is undeniable, and you can learn more about it in Crunchyroll’s latest deep dive video.

What’s your favorite example of anime’s influence on western animation? 


Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his comics at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.

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