10 Fascinating Facts About Anime Part II

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More Anime Facts!
Part I: http://endlessfacts.com/p/1tyY6


1
Bubbles (King Kai's pet monkey from Dragon Ball Z) may be a reference to Michael Jackson's pet chimpanzee, which was also named Bubbles.

2
In episode 71 of Dragon Ball, Bulma's breasts are fully shown including her nipples.

3
Konohamaru and his friends from Naruto appear at the end of episode 30 of the cartoon Ben 10.

4
Astro Boy was the 1st anime to be broadcast outside Japan.

5
Many surnames of the characters in 'Neon Genesis Evangelion' are named after Japanese WWII warships.

6
It's more expensive to be addicted to anime than crack.

7
Saki Fujita, the woman who Hatsune Miku is sampled from, is the Seiyu for Ymir (Attack on Titan).

8
In Full Metal Panic: The Second Raid, there is this part when you can see the characters of Death Note for a brief moment.

9
“Pika” is the Japanese word for the noise of electricity crackling. “Chu” is how the Japanese describe the sound a mouse makes. That’s how the name “Pikachu” was created.

10
Attack on Titan is based on a city named "Nordligen" in Germany.