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Anime Anatomy

A type of censorship used in non-pornographic anime and manga. Instead of pixelating or covering nipples or genitals, they're simply not drawn.

Big Boobs

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


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

Dreams & Nightmares

The imaginary events that goes on in your head when you are asleep. In some anime's they can bring important messages or to haunt a person.

Dresden Slate

Dresden Slate is the source of aura and Swords of Damocles, and it's the subject of research by Adolf and Claudia Weismann.

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.


Ganguro is a fashion trend where young girls have deep tans, bleached out hair, and heavy make up.


Characters with two different eye colors.

Homura Clan

Homura is a clan in the "Project K" anime series. Also known as the Red Clan, the Homura clan is led by the Red King.

Panty Shot

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


SCEPTER 4 is the Blue Clan, led personally by Reishi Munakata. All members have a Blue Aura and wears their blue signature uniforms.

School Festival

A tradition seen in Japan every year in their school system. The students set up booths for activities or food stands.

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.

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