“Mickey Mouse of Japan” Goes Stateside
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“Mickey Mouse of Japan” Goes Stateside

NewsUSA) – Japanese imports like Pokémon and DragonballZ have been entertaining American children for over a decade, but Japan’s most iconic manga character — a child robot known as Astro Boy — has only recently been rediscovered by American audiences. Often called “The Mickey Mouse of Japan,” Astro Boy was created in 1952 by Tezuka…