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I’m always surprised by how young the main characters are supposed to be in animes and managas. Naruto is 13? Ash (from Pokemon) is 10? What?

It leads to some funny discussions on the internet when people who are usually into anime tries to figure out how old characters from western animations/games/whatever are. Too many seem to think that Sniper from TF2 http://www.teamfortress.com/sniper.htm is in his 20’s. :XD:

As a wise Japanese man once said, “If you haven’t saved the world at the age of 14, you’re just not trying”


5th November 2010

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2 months ago #9482885        
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I always thought Christiania was a girl! *Facepalm*

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aiszam

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3 months ago #9472263        
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There is some kind of resemblance between sister Denmark and Chistiania, isn't there? If I look too carelessly I can't tell them apart.



3 months ago #9466114        
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Uh, CLEARLY, Sniper is in his late 20's.



4 months ago #9463037        
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This is not an anime-exclusive thing...plenty of western media have ridiculously young protagonists when they start out: Harry Potter (11), Percy Jackson (12).

They are almost exactly like how you portrayed it: Harry Potter was "sent away" at 11 and finished saving the world at 17, while Percy Jackson did it at 12/16.

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4 months ago #9462565        
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lol



5 months ago #9452433        
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Aww poor thing xD



Denix

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6 months ago #9444026        
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Christiana held out dude for a long time



bordelo

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6 months ago #9441776        
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Luckyly fennosweden isn't yet at that age



7 months ago #9431653        
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Oh my God, for many years I thought that Christiania is a girl! •-•



7 months ago #9428910        
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I saved my sister from de-hydration at age of 7.



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