Dating japan collectibles

The modern slang form, which is distinguished from the older usage by being written only in hiragana (おたく), katakana (オタク or, less frequently, ヲタク) or rarely in rōmaji, first appeared in public discourse in the 1980s, through the work of humorist and essayist Akio Nakamori.

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For example, the broadcasting of animations like Space Battleship Yamato, Galaxy Express 999, Lupin the Third, Gundam on TV channels and theaters bring animations into public view and their popularities promoted the development of the industry of anime.

During this time period, people who are interested in anime are called anime fan without any bias or favor.

Since then, the public forms a general impression of OTAKU -- Adults who are crazy about animations are abnormal and childish.

The play of EVA is considered as a huge event in the animation industry.

In 1989, the case of Tsutomu Miyazaki led to a narrow and negative definition of OTAKU by the public.

It is also a shock to the rapid developing animation industry and resulted the emergence of bias and blame on the group of OTAKU.

The subculture's birth coincided with the anime boom, after the release of works such as Mobile Suit Gundam before it branched into Comic Market.

The definition of otaku subsequently became more complex, and numerous classifications of otaku emerged.

People were willing to pay for the expensive electronic device and audio and video equipment.

It is the time when OTAKU identified themselves in the society and was known by the public as a social phenomenon.

Since the period of Japanese asset price bubble, in which real estate and stock market prices were greatly inflated and people were getting wealthier, more and more people got very strong interest in animations that have a high quality in both pictures and actions.

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