Towards the end of the 20th century, anime was beginning to break through to mainstream America. What was once considered a niche medium was becoming more accepted. Today, anime fans are all over the world, and its cultural impact has never been more apparent. Anime Impact: The Movies and Shows that Changed the World of Japanese Animation examines the essential works that have inspired the biggest names in Hollywood. This anthology includes reviews and reactions from some of the biggest names in film, literature and YouTube today.