Martian Successor Nadesico Concepts

Martian Successor Nadesico is a franchise comprised of 1 movie, 1 anime series, 1 manga series
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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.

Breaking the Fourth Wall

The act of Breaking the 4th Wall is when a character seem to show knowledge that they are in a fictional series. Normally by talking directly to the audience.

Christmas

Christmas is a holiday that is celebrated on December the 25th where people often exchange presents.

Conventions

Gatherings of fans featuring cosplay, exhibitor's halls, viewing rooms, and discussion panels. On this site you'll generally see mention of anime conventions.

Cooking

Someone or something to do with cooking.

Cosplay

The practice of dressing like characters from anime, manga, video games, and even novels, TV shows, celebrities, etc.

Explosion

Explosions are featured in a wide array of anime/manga, created from various weapons/attacks.

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.

Filler

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

First Kiss

The act of someone giving or receiving their first kiss, or a particular couple kissing for the first time.

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.

Funeral

The Funeral is the act of a burial after a death. Friends and family gather to morn as the body is placed into the ground, or pass along condolences to surviving family.

Gattai

Literally "combination" or "union," generally refers to the fusing of mechs.

Gekiganger III

The show within the show, or anime series within anime series in Martian Successor Nadesico

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.

Hacker

Someone skilled with computers who is able to break into secure programs and alter them. A hacker's motives vary, some do it for malicious reasons, some for heroic ones, and others just for fun.

Hot-blooded

Someone who can't think calmly and always jumps into action without thinking much. They're rather unpredictable for both their allies and their enemies.

Image Feedback System

Nano implant that gives direct feedback from users to heavy machines such as giant robots.

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.

Major death

Death of a major character.

Manga Iconography

Common visual conventions seen in manga and anime to convey emotions, often for comical effect.

Mech

Generally refers to a large, usually humanoid weapon-type robot, usually piloted from within.

Mech Pilot

A mech pilot is an occupation (mostly for humans) who are well trained in operating advance machinery/robotics armed with various weapons and functions.

Origin Story

The tale of how a hero or villain came to be who they are.

Rivals

Rivals are competitor to someone. Unlike an enemy, rivals could have similar goals but disagree on the process.

Science!

Sometimes the pursuit of scientific knowledge goes far beyond what is accepted in polite society. When normal Science can't get the job done, we turn to "Science!" and the perverse minds that practice it.

Scientists

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

Super Robot

Super Robots are mecha with super strength, rocket punch attacks and piloted by hotblooded heroes.

Time Travel

The ability to travel from one era to another, forward and/or backward.

Virtual Reality

Virtual reality is a realistic simulation of an environment, including 3-D graphics, by a computer system using interactive software and hardware.

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