Kids, especially boys, have you ever seen the animated film Astro Boy yet? Astro Boy is an animated film adapted from the Japanese manga series with the same name. Before coming to the the amazing coloring for kids pictures about this interesting hero, let’s briefly summarize some interesting information about this cartoon!
Astro Boy was the first Japanese manga to be released in 1952. At the end of 1968, Astro Boy became a huge phenomenon throughout Japan and then spread throughout Asia and to the United States, beyond. Later, this manga was adapted into various movies and cartoons. The author of this celebrated manga is Osamu Tezuka.
Most of Astro Boy’s content is independent to each other. In some of Astro Boy’s chapters, the first few pages are shown with colors. Tezuka has a “gold standard” from which different characters are born. Several characters in Astro Boy are also present in his other mangas. Tezuka is often bring silly characters to relieve tension in scenes which he considers to be serious. He often felt like he was stuck with the desire to satisfy the passion of the boys. It was the battle of the robots.
From 1963 to 1966, the Japanese film company Mushi made Astro Boy appear on a black and white television series. With the big round eyes, Astro Boy has become the standard for a new genre of animated cartoons known worldwide called anime (the cartoon was adapted from the manga). This film has pulled along a series of follow-up merchandise such as video games, live action, toys … Image of the robot boy with super power name Astro has left an impression on children around the world.
In 1980 and 1981, Astro Boy continued to be made into a second television series. It aired in 40 different countries including Japan, the United States and Vietnam.
In 2003-2004, the third TV series of Astro Boy was shown on WB and Cartoon Network. Tezuka was then honored as the manga master and father of the anime genre.
Years later, Tezuka Productions and Animax combined the anime series from the 60s into one movie but did not create the success as they did before. In 2009, Astro Boy was adapted into a 3D movie by the production of Summit Entertainment, and Imagi Animation Studio. At a cost of $ 65 million for a length of 90 minutes, the film premiered in the United States on October 23, 2009. After six days screening in US, the film grossed $ 7 million. Three weeks later, the number has risen to more than $ 15 million.
Above is the general information about the origin and attractiveness of this cartoon. About the content, I will not mention here so that children can discover themselves by interesting way is watching movie. Now, I just want to introduce to my little friends about our Astro Boy superhero’s picture for coloring.
With this coloring book, I hope my little friends will have funny and relaxing moments along with our super hero Astro Boy! See you in the next coloring pictures collection. Enjoy!