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Anime Definition: Is it a Cartoon or is it an Animation?

As the years pass by anime movies and series have a continuous growth of popularity and many generations, especially the younger ones probably know the anime terms that beginners or older generations who just started watching anime may not know about.


Anime is Not a Cartoon
Inuyasha Anime

There are actually quite a lot of people who still have questions regarding anime definitions and are confused about what an anime really is.


If you’re one of those people who still have questions, especially trying to figure out whether an anime is a cartoon or not and you just want to clear things up, then you’re on the right page.


To start things off, anime is considered to be a specific style of cartoon. However, it doesn’t mean that if you hear anime it automatically is produced by Japanese people.


There are anime series or movies that’s produced in other countries and we can say that they’re inspired from this specific style of cartoon, and many choose to cosplay these characters as well.


So, is an anime a cartoon?