The Anthropomorphic Comic wiki last edited by NightFang on 03/01/14 01:04PM View full history

Overview

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Anthropomorphic comes from the Greek - anthropos meaning human, and morphe, meaning shape - and involves attributing human characteristics such as giving them a humanoid shape, speech, emotions, ideologies, etc. to non-human things - animals, plants, abstract concepts, forces of nature, etc. Examples of these in comics include:

One of the more common versions of this in comics, and the one most comic readers mean when they describe a title as an Anthropomorphic comic, is zoomorphism, involving humanoid animals.

Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck

Famous zoomorphic examples:

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

As well as the above examples which feature worlds primarily peopled by zoomorphic animals, there are also examples of such beings on worlds predominately populated by regular humans, including

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