Stuart Ng (
Sun, 16 May 1999 00:48:32 -0700

Yes, but you must realize that JP people have been tuned to more violent
Anime which teaches more about violence and morals than US residents
witnesses. Also, Wing is one of the more recent Anime's and is one of the
few which has children inflicting violence on others. And this is a
growing trend in Anime, and is becoming more and more evident that it has
negative effects.

>> Gundam, in general, and in Wing specifically. Heero cackling after
>> incinerating enemy suits that had no real ability of actually hurting
him, I
>> would call a good example of excessive violence by a teenager shown in a
>> too positive a manner for a younger viewing audience. I'm not saying that
> The fact remains that Japan has a rate of violent crime on the order of
>2000 times less than that of the US. I'd suggest that Gundam has pretty
>much nothing to do with it either way.
> -Probe
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