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Manga Expert at University of Tsukuba

Regarding SpongeBog SquarePants and his popularity in Japan, a professor at the University of Tsukuba says:

“It’s not enough for Japanese that the work is comical. Japanese manga and animation culture is deep.”

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I think it’s neat that we have a manga expert at our local university.