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Quincy

A race of spiritual humans in the Bleach franchise.

Revealing Attire

A concept where characters wear revealing or risque clothing.

Rock Paper Scissors (janken)

Rock Paper Scissors is known in Japan as "janken". The hand gestures and rules are similar. A game that is often used to decide friendly disputes.

Sadist

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

Shikai

Shikai is the second form of a Soul Reaper's Zanpakuto. It's initiated by calling out the name of the sword.

Shinigami

Shinigami are death gods, a recurring concept in multiple anime, notably in Bleach and Death Note

Shōnen

Literally means "boy" in Japanese, but is also used to refer to Japan's biggest manga demographic: pre-teen and teenage boys.

Sisters

Female members of a family that share the same parents.

Smoker

A person who smokes tobacco.

Strong Women

Anime has long been known for having many strong male protagonist and depicting women as being weaker and in need of protection, but there are many female characters out there fighting this stereotype. These are women who possess strength not just physically but mentally and emotionally as well and are often the heroes of a series.

Students

A Student is one who is enrolled or attends classes at a school, college, or university. A popular theme among many manga and animes.

The Revelation

The idea that a major event/item/history is explained to the protagonist. With the main character and reader aware of the truth, everything is approached with a new view.

Time Skip

When a series jumps several months or even several years. Usually used in series staring younger kids and it resumes when they're teenagers or even adults.

Training

Specialized strategies and methods of exercise used in various anime and manga series to develop characters and prepare them for performing in events.

Transformation

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

Tsundere

"Tsundere" is a portmanteau of two Japanese phrases: "tsuntsun" and "deredere" and refers to characters who act hostile to the object of their affections, but secretly (or not-so-secretly) harbor feelings for them.

Unreal Hair/Eye Color

A popular design choice for characters in anime is to give them natural hair and/or eye colors that do not occur in real nature.

Vandenreich

An organization comprised of Quincies that are set on invading and destroying Soul Society.

Visored

A group of shinigami who have obtained powers of a hollow. Except Ichigo, all of the members are former captains and lieutenants of the Gotei 13.

Xcution

The Xcution are a group of super-powered humans with the ability to communicate with souls called Fullbring who gathered together with the intent of passing on their powers.

age demographics

Age Demographics is what Companies use to helps sell their Manga

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