Japanese Cartoons is called Manga. But what do we know about them?
Japan have the biggest cartoon marked in the whole world.
Their cartoons is called Manga, which means “common sketches”.
Katsuhiro Otomo is the most known drawer in Europe and
the USA. Over 40% of cartoons is manga from Japan.
Few cartoon’s is translated. Dragon Ball are the most popular cartoon’s translated in Scandinavia countries, such as Norway, Denmark, Sweden and Iceland.
Only a few people successfully can make a living out of Japanese cartoons. One of those is the author of One Piece, selling over 100 Millions copies in a year.
Manga constituted 406 billion yen (3,6 billion USD) publication-industry by 2007. The manga industry has recently expanded worldwide where distrubition companies license and reprint manga into their native languages, as noted before.
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