Japanese “Manga” made in Philippines

The huge Japanese "Manga" or cartoons and comics industry is just too busy. Inq7.net reports from Manila that Japan’s Toei Animation Co. Ltd., the Dragonball Z creator is going to ask their wholly owned subsidiary Toei Philippines to do the animation work. Toei Animation Company has expanded its distribution to LA and France and needs to speed up production to meet the expected increase in demand. While the Japanese animators will do the art direction and  key animation – the Philippines subsidiary will do background, coloring and Camera works. If Philipines runs short of capacity then the Japanese company will shift the work elsewhere. Even "art" work can be divided and globalized; I am thinking…

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