Thu, 30 Mar 2000 22:54:43 -0500 (EST)

David "Jojo" Wong wrote:
> > I think the average anime is no better than the average American cartoon.
> > But the best anime is far better than the best American cartoon (and it's
> > an excellent question why that's the case).
> I'd say it's because in Japan they crank out more shows a season, as opposed
> to the 10 or so new animated shows a season overall here. Fire enough rounds
> and you're bound to hit the target sometime.

That's part of the reason for sure. But I think it may also have to do
with (1) anime fans are more sophisticated and demanding than cartoon
fans, (2) anime fans cover a wider age range than cartoon fans.

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