In light of Hollywood yet again whitewashing an anime adaptation by giving a non-Asian actor the lead role PLAYING a Japanese character, I took it upon myself to compile a list of ten other anime that could be adapted with a majority of Asian actors. Note: Not necessarily the best anime, just ten that could make cool movies and star non-white actors.
#10. Gurren Lagann
Not really a deep or complex story, it centers around a trio of friends who emerge from the underground to fight Beast Men for the survival of humanity. With giant robots, cause why not? It’s a fun show, with great action and good characterization. There could be room for debate on whether the lead protagonist is actually Asian, but the future setting could easily be used to justify it along with the rest of the cast as well.
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Nothing But Comics is about to hit our two year mark and in observance of the sites anniversary, every Tuesday from now until we finish, one of our staff members will list off their favorite series, runs or issues of all time. This week it’s Patrick Continue reading Tuesday Top Ten: All Time Favorites Patrick
On wensday evening writer Jim Zub of Wayward, Figment & Skullkickers tweeted out this:
And proceeded to break the internet. Comics creators far & wide started sharing their #fourcomics that inspired them. Some are enlightening, some are interesting and some are just strange but seeing the earliest influence on some of our favorite creators gives a unique insight into what they are producing today. Click below to see the NBC team’s #fourcomics in addition to a compilation of some by our favorite creators. Tell us your #fourcomics in the comments and keep checking back as will continue to update these throughout the day
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