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Bad Ass Fight Scene

A fight scene or epic battle that stands above the norm of what the series offers and goes down in history as one of the best combat encounters in the series. The perfect combination of epicness and animation.

Bathing Scene

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

Blood Bath

A massacre

Dogs

Canine animal with four legs that is seen as a pet.

Dojikko

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

Extreme Violence

It's use can be intended to be shockingly disturbing or hilariously absurd.

Fan Service

Fan Service is often a sexually provocative moment or pose that takes place in manga and anime. It usually has no real purpose to a story, and serves as a lurid visual.

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.

Fog

Fog is a collection of water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the air at or near the Earth's surface. It is used in animes or manga to build a atmospheric element.

Folklore

A concept used to describe characters who are based on myths, legends, and even religion.

Furukimonos

The monsters that appear in Blood-C.

Horror & Monsters

A common theme in several anime and manga.

Major death

Death of a major character.

Police

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

Shrine Maiden

A Shrine Maiden is a female caretaker of the Shinto shrines of Japan, and they are connected to the oracles from kami. Considered to be a medium/prophet between earth and the spirit realm. Traditionally wearing a white kimono and red hakama.

Talking Animals

Usually special animals that have the ability to speak to humans. Talking animals are a big part in several animes and mangas

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