Views from two distinct East-West cultures will provide a more accurate view of the negative or negative effects of anime and manga on the current society.
The anime industry is having a profound influence on a fan base. Anime is a special type of culture, not only aimed at Western-like children, but the subjects of this genre are diverse, from children, adolescents, twenties to the age of 30. In Japan has countless anime fans, some fans are too called otaku. However, not only in Japan, anime fans also have a large force around the world.
Talking about the effects of anime on the thinking life of fans, there were hundreds of articles, thousands of conflicting arguments. However, it can be said that anything in this life is always on two sides, and so is the anime and manga. Recently, Student.mynavi that’s a Japanese online newspaper continues to post a discussion about the good or bad effects of anime and manga for fans. Although it is only a short article, it immediately becomes a topic to be discussed.
Judging by the positive impact of anime and manga on the life of a Japanese fan base, Student.mynavi news has realized that this genre has significant positive effects. One of the unique features of anime is that it draws the material from life so it is close to real life. Therefore, when witnessing the character you love trying to do something, the viewer is also motivated to desire to overcome, want to win, like his idol.
Anime still has its own power for many people. Just like any other media, the words and messages in the anime can affect the viewers’ emotions, which can make someone happy or comforted.
There are many fans of this US-based anime and manga online magazine enthusiastically participated in discussing photos. Good or bad effects that anime and manga have affected them.
It seems that, compared to Japanese and Asian fans, Western fans also have love for anime and manga. However, their feelings for this particular Japanese culture are not so intense and “extreme” as many Asian fans. All reviews, comments on the positive effects of the anime are very objective, honest, there is little imposition of my personal bias on another member, even though the member is saying negative to the manga and anime that they admire.