AsianAvenue.com Now Features Secret Asian Man Cartoon
Secret Asian Man is a cartoon now featured on AsianAvenue.com.Â This is the first cartoon to feature an Asian-American character as the protagonist.Â The cartoon is based on the lifeÂ of Japanese American cartoonist, Tak Toyoshima.Â
Secret Asian Man first appeared in 1998 in a Boston arts magazine.Â Secret Asian Man is also published by United Media (owner of comics.com) at http://www.comics.com/comics/sam/.
Toyoshima’s comedic cartoon work seems to have a hint of stereotypes mixed with modernization.Â Below is a sample comic:
AsianAvenue.com is a social network that caters to the Asian-American demographic.Â The social network is owned by Community Connect, who also owns BlackPlanet.com, MiGente.com, and GLEE.com.