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Oct 5, 2004 | 7:29 PM EDT

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Author Comments

Yes... while Hiro Shitaku is fictional (means, not real...), the remaining goodness in this "edu-mation" (at over seven minutes long) is accurate, and with a bit of comedy, will explore the history and techniques of the Japanese animation industry. I had a lot of fun making it, and I hope everyone enjoy's watching it!

** Disclaimer: to avoid confusion, Hiro was not a real person. However, all of the techniques discussed in this film were instead created by the industry as a whole to deal with their insane production quotas. Learn, laugh, but please don't take this film 100% seriously. Sorry.



Rated 4.5 / 5 stars October 5, 2004

loved it

i learned about my own cultures cartoon history yaaa.

CirrusEpix responds:

your own culture? I'm sorry about the bad pronunciations. I messed them up on purpose to do the nerdy accent.


Rated 4 / 5 stars October 5, 2004

SO educational!

I actually learned something new today.

I dont consider myself an otaku, but I will sure keep this flash for further reference.


Rated 3.5 / 5 stars October 5, 2004

Not bad.....

Keep up the good work. You can probably continue this one a little.


Rated 4 / 5 stars October 5, 2004

Huttah for lazyness!

Marvel at the decline of acctual hard work, folks.

CirrusEpix responds:

thank you very much!


Rated 5 / 5 stars October 5, 2004

Great Job!

I loved this flash. Although i had to learn OUTSIDE of school, it was quite entertaining. Congradulations and good luck on your works to come.