Arakawa Under the Bridge Concepts

Arakawa Under the Bridge is an anime series in the Arakawa Under the Bridge franchise
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Bathing Scene

Bathing Scenes, while occasionally meaningful to plot or character development, are generally excuses for fan service.

Big Business

Big Business can be applied to an organization or individual that uses a corporation and/or business tactics to enact their brand of evil/greed, which may or may not actually be illegal.

Brawn Hilda

Huge muscle-bound women who emasculate the men around them and are considered unattractive or even grotesque.

Crazy

Characters with serious long mental unstabilities. They're sometimes simply weird but recently they're portrayed as downright homicidiacs. Not to be confused with the Mentally Unstable where the character fights against it and usually wins.

Cross-Dressing

The act of wearing clothes commonly associated with the opposite gender.

Dojikko

In anime, a cute, clumsy girl. Her klutziness usually hurts other people more than herself.

Explosion

Explosions are featured in a wide array of anime/manga, created from various weapons/attacks.

Father

Fatherhood as a concept. A man who has conceived or raised a child.

First date

The first date of a (potential) couple.

Flashback

Used frequently in Anime to either recap past events or provide a back story for a character, either their origin story or their off-screen training of new attack. Sometime and entire episode/chapter would be a entire flashback.

Kissing

Kissing is the act of pressing your lips to the body of another person. This can be on the cheeks, head, hand, but more commonly to another person's lips.

Manga Iconography

Common visual conventions seen in manga and anime to convey emotions, often for comical effect.

Moronic character

The kind of character always gets into trouble by his or her bad luck, silliness, and/or cluelessness. A common source of comedy.

Musician

A musician is a person who creates and/or plays music.

Police

The Police are a form of law enforcement officers that work on the local levels. Uniforms are normally in either blue or black.

Pwnage

Pwnage isn't just losing a fight. These are situations where one opponent significantly outclasses the other to the point of embarrassment.

Rivals

Rivals are competitor to someone. Unlike an enemy, rivals could have similar goals but disagree on the process.

Sadist

A Sadist is a type of person who attains gratification out of witnessing the suffering of others, either physical or emotional pain.

Teachers

A Teacher is a type of person who is in charge of educating others in some form of higher learning or skill. The Japanese title is "Sensei".

Transformation

The Idea of a character transforming into a animal, monster, creature, demon, or other types of creatures.

Unrequited love

A passion or romance for a person where these feelings are not returned by the object of affection. A one-sided love.

Yakuza

The Yakuza are crime syndicates of Japan. Members are often marked with elaborate tattoos.

Yandere

She'll do anything for love, and she'll kill you if you think otherwise.

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