Tokyo, Jan. 8 (Jiji Press)–The Japanese authorities has launched tv commercials and on-line movies that includes characters from the favored anime collection “Tokyo Revengers” to boost consciousness concerning the coming discount of the authorized age of maturity in Japan.
Within the movies, characters from the collection urge warning concerning the new rights younger individuals may have after the age of maturity is lowered from 20 to 18 in April. For instance, the movies warn that contracts are tough to cancel as soon as concluded, as these aged 18 and older will be capable of signal contracts with out parental consent.
The anime relies on the manga collection of the identical title in Kodansha Ltd.’s weekly Shukan Shonen Journal, which has additionally been become a live-action film and stage play.
The usage of characters from Tokyo Revengers, which is widespread amongst these aged between 10 and 29, “is predicted to result in increased recognition amongst younger individuals, who’re our goal,” a consultant of the federal government’s public relations workplace stated.
With the revised Civil Code coming into power on April 1, the definition of maturity in Japan shall be altered for the primary time in some 140 years.
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