Fan Service Concepts

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504th JFW

504th Joint Fighter Wing is the Strike Witch squadron that was formed from witches from nations across the world in order to face the Neuroi threat.

Bathing Scene

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

Beauty Pageant

A Beauty Pageant is a contest to see who is the most attractive which can consist of talent competitions and more. Normally, usually just used for fan service in manga/anime.

Big Boobs

What is anime without the over-sexualization of women's breasts?

Bisexual characters

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

Bishojo

Typical "beautiful girl" in anime and manga

Bondage

A very popular concept in hardcore ero-anime and manga. It is an act of sexuality by binding someone male or female with ropes and or chains. It also includes placing them in a humiliating, and vulnerable positions. It has also been used as a form of erotic torture.

Butt Punch

A concept where a female character literally uses there Butt to punch someone or something.

Cat Fight

A term given to an altercation between two women.

Catgirl

Girls with cat-like features, primarily ears and tail. Feline mannerisms are also common.

Cheerleaders

Trained people, typically female, who stand on the sidelines of a sporting event and cheer for one of the teams. They usually chant, move in formation, and perform acrobatics.

Chick Magnet

All the girls fall in love with him.

Clothing Damage

When a character's clothes become torn from an attack, such as an explosion or energy blast.

Convenient Censorship

Convenient Censorship such as steam, hair and beams of light are often used in anime and manga to show naked characters while obscuring their "naughty bits".

Delmo Corps

A private army assembled by Professor Hagen for the purpose of propagating his genes and to serve as his bodyguards. After he was killed they planed many attempts to kill Aika.

Dominatrix

A Dominatrix is a woman who takes on the dominating role in a sexual relationship. They attain sexual gratification out of abusing or humiliating a submissive.

Extreme Violence

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

Eyecatch

Eyecatches are short scenes or illustrations used to begin and end a commercial break in anime.

Face Between Breasts

When a character has had their face put in the middle of a girls breasts. Though most of the time it may be on accident. Other times it shows sexual relationship between a man and a woman.

Fan Service Fight

A battle that features excessive fanservice.

Female Ninjas

A Female Ninja in Japanese is referred to as a kunoichi. They were given special training that took advantage of a woman's natural gifts.

Femme Fatale

A woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive.

Genderbend

As the name suggests, it's a situation where a character's gender is switched.

Girl Games

Girl Games or "bishōjo games" are dating simulation games that are classically targeted toward a male audience.

Going Commando

The act of not wearing panties or other underwear on the lower half of the body.

Gratuitous Changing Scene

Scenes of characters changing clothes shown in part or entirely for the purpose of fan service.

Harem

The term "harem" is frequently used to describe manga and anime series that feature one man surrounded by a variety of female romantic candidates.

Kawaiiko

Takes "being cute" a bit too serious

Kiss Players

A group of female humans who could give power boosts to Transformers simply by kissing them. The manga they star in stirred quite a bit of controversy. They were also a music group that promoted human/transformer peace and members of the Earth Defense Command

Lustful Drooling

Whether in a state of mere arousal or pure orgasmic bliss, many female characters in modern hentai have a difficult time keeping their saliva under control.

Maids & Butlers

Maids and Butlers are highly popular within anime and manga. They can simply be a job, or they can be a lifestyle for loyal servants to a master or mistress. Identified by a particular uniform. Also popular in cosplay.

Mixed Bathing

When Male and Female characters are usually forced to bathe together. This usually happens at hot springs.

Modesty Towel

A towel usually worn after bathing or showering to cover up. Sometimes used as censorship even during bathing.

Nurses

A Nurse is a regular hospital worker and Doctor's assistant. Assisting in the day to day care of patients, they can be male or female.

Panty Shot

Gratuitous exposure of a character's panties, possibly the biggest fan service concept in anime and manga.

Paranormal Romance

Romance between a normal person and a creature such as a ghost, vampire, or werewolf. A subgenre of fantasy, science fiction, and possibly horror.

Physical Exam

Physical health examinations that often take place at schools in anime and manga. Typically focusing on girls having their bust size measured, such scenes often serve as a form of fan service.

Revealing Attire

A concept where characters wear revealing or risque clothing.

Rock Hard Abs

Men who train and sculpt their bodies have "Rock Hard Abs." Their abs can come in different packs: six pack and eight pack. Women love to feel men's polished abs.

Sacred Pose

Usually seen in the Queen's Blade Franchise. It is a variety of provocative poses used to attack and or defend.

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.

Shipping

Derived from the word "relationship" this term refers to relationships (usually romantic/sexual) fans want to see happen, very common among anime fans.

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.

Skin-tight Clothing

A thin type of clothing which clings to the skin and shows off every curve and crevice of the body's natural form.

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.

Succubus

A soulstealing demon that takes the form of a beautifull woman in order to seduce men and women so that they can take them and feed on them. The male verision of this demon is known as "Incubus".

Tan Lines

Visible marks on the body that indicate where clothing was worn while the wearer was out in the sun.

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".

Tricky

"Tricky" refers to content that sexualizes minors or characters with the appearance of minors. Generally, these characters have a physical appearance that puts them noticeably under the legal age of consent in the United States.

Volleyball

A Olympic team sport played on a beach or indoor court in which two teams of six players are separated by a net and each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court.

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