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Blackbeard Pirates

The Blackbeard Pirates are a band of outlaw pirates that were formed by their captain, Blackbeard.

Blood Bath

A massacre

Bullet Deflection

A ability where a characters is able to deflect incoming bullets back at the shooter.

Cat Fight

A term given to an altercation between two women.

Corpo dei Preti Armati

The Armed Priest Crops led by Alexander Anderson

Dark Past

One or more past events that negatively affected one or more people. It's very common in an anime for at least one person to have such a past.


AKA beheading


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

Dual Wield

A common fighting style for skilled characters in fiction. In history it's use was rather rare and hard to learn, but probably this exoticity is the cause of it's relative popularity now. This includes both melee and ranged weapons.


Prearranged fight with two people. It is used in order to settle a quarrel over a point of honor.


The act or an instance of putting to death or being put to death as a lawful penalty.

Extreme Violence

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


A Form Of anime that depicts extreme injury, mutilation Or death. Normally In a Sexual Manner.

Iscariot Section XIII

The Catholic counterpart and rival of Hellsing despite being allies,Iscariot is the secret black ops team of the Vatican. Charged with killing heretics and freaks, it is a deadly force directly under the Pope's orders; many of its soldiers are quite insane themselves.


A special police force created to combat the assassination team Night Raid. All members carry Imperial Arms.


The Kaishakunin was the second person in charge of a seppuku. His duty was to help die respectfully the person commiting suicide.

Martial Arts

Seen in just about every form of anime at least at one point. The key component that makes Shounen popular among boys. As well as Ancient art in itself


Meitou is a concept of a named blade that represents a history or status to a sword. Often made popular in anime/manga such as Rurouni Kenshin and One Piece.

Motoko Aoyama's Fan Club

These are the three girls who admire Motoko Aoyama and formed her fan club.

Multi-Sword Technique

Characters who use fighting styles that involve more than one sword. Sometimes these fighters will use more swords than they have arms for, fitting multiple swords into the same hand, holding them in their teeth, or grabbing them with their feet.


A ninja is a (typically Japanese) warrior, trained in martial arts fighting styles, and whom typically specializes in stealthy tactics and unorthodox arts of war.


Samurais were warriors of feudal japan


Seppuku is a Japanese ritual suicide, and was a common practice among samurai.


Yoh integrates Amidamaru into Harusame, a sword. (see oversoul)

Sword Fight

An intense battle between two or more characters using swords.

Sword Versus Gun Fight

A battle commonly seen in anime where one character using a gun battles another character using a sword... Oddly the character with the sword almost always wins.

Team Funbari Hot Springs

A manga exclusive team (in Shaman King) whose leader is Yoh Asakura and his teammates are Bokuto no Ryu and Faust the VIII.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Basically the same team most people are familiar with, but in anime they could also join bodies to form a giant robot!


The place where the Catholics Crunch is held and the true home of Catholicism


The massive battle of death between 2 factions or nations. Can either be because of religion, need for power or wealth, hatred of the other faction/nation etc.

Wild Hunt

Wild Hunt is a group created by Syura which comprises of individuals from various countries outside of the Imperial Empire. Each individual relishes in carnage and terrorizing citizens either through rape or murder. Syura's main objective for this group is to lure out Night Raid by committing heinous acts.


Zerosen is a sword drawing technique.

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