Death Note Concepts

Death Note is an anime series in the Death Note franchise
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Anti-Hero

A kind of Hero who has rather questionable methods and motives. He may have good goals but does evil things for it or being totally selfish but saves the day somehow.

Breaking Point

When a character finally snaps, usually a high strung character whose plan has completely failed. Sometimes it causes them to change personality permanently, and other times they just collapse under the madness.

Engagement

An engagement is a promise to marriage.

Episode Recap

Basically a short summary of past events told in one episode.

Filler

Additional content added to an adaptation, usually to avoid catching up to the source material too quickly.

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.

Ghosts

A ghost is a dead persons spirit that roams the earth usually attached to where they died or refusing to go to the after life until there are finished on earth.

Kidnapping

Capturing and carrying away a person against their will and holding them in false imprisonment .

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.

Love Triangle

Someone > Someone > Someone

Major death

Death of a major character.

Models

Models are known in Japan as Idols. They are young female models who appear in magazines and advertising. They can often be the public faces for companies.

Murder

The act of taking another person's life.

Shinigami

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

Shinigami Eyes

Mostly seen in Death Note, the ability for humans to see other people's real names and life spans, in exchange for half of their remaining lifespan.

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.

Suicide

Suicide is the act of taking ones own life through various means.

Unfaithful

Someone who has cheated on their significant other. This apply when someone is unfaithful to his loved one, girlfriend, wife by either dating another girl or woman and having sex behind the back of his significant other which either goes unnoticed or be discovered and end up very bad.

Unrequited love

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

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