Elfen Lied Concepts

Elfen Lied is a franchise comprised of 2 anime series, 1 manga series
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Animal Cruelty

Just like reality, anime and manga have animal cruelty where humans treat animals like objects and use them for fights to entertain themselves. It's cruel to neglect to take care of an animal and it is also cruel to kill or torture animal without reason.

Bisexual characters

Characters excepting traits of attraction to both genders instead of just one or the other.

Blood Bath

A massacre

Bullies and Bullying

A bully is a person who habitually badgers and intimidates smaller or weaker people.

Child Abuse

Child Abuse is the act of an adult striking or causing harm to a child. Not necessarily physical, but emotional abuse as well.There are also adults who sexually abuse kids called Pedophilia.

Decapitation

AKA beheading

Dismemberment

The loss of limbs and body parts is a common concept in many of the more violent Japanese manga and anime.

Dogs

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

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.

From Strangers to Roomies

The concept of strangers who eventually become roommates.

Incest

Sexual intimacy between family members.

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.

Martyrdom

To suffer and most likely die for a purpose; whether it be for ideology, symbolism, religion, culture or simply to save another. Most prevalent in anime is to die so someone else will live also known as holy suicide.

Murder

The act of taking another person's life.

Omorashi

A Japanese term meaning "to wet oneself." It refers to the fetish where one experiences sexual arousal from someone having a full bladder and/or wetting themselves. The fetish is prominently featured in erotic manga and anime, and commonly associated with young moe characters.

Romantic Drama

Romantic Drama is a concept used in series to create tensions of highs and lows in order to leave the audience in suspense over an outcome in a romance based series.

Scientists

People who through a great pursuit of knowledge tends to make the impossible possible.

Seinen

Traditionally aimed at an older audience than shounen, seinen manga are typically much more realistic and mature than their shounen counterparts, but also tend to contain more explicit material.

Star Crossed Lovers

Are kept apart no matter how much they struggle and endure.

Tragedy

A story or event centered around human misery. Characters in the story face suffering, dread, and destruction.

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