Murder Concepts

Murder is a anime/manga concept
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Akujo

Female characters in anime and manga who are, were, and always will be wicked and evil.

Assassins

A person who was paid to preform the extermination of a specific person.

Back to life

Also known as resurrection. This is when a previously dead character is restored back to life.

Cleanliness Committee

The Cleanliness Committee is in charge of protecting the pristine image of the Kingdom of Repentance.

Crazy

Characters with serious long mental unstabilities. They're sometimes simply weird but recently they're portrayed as downright homicidiacs. Not to be confused with the Mentally Unstable where the character fights against it and usually wins.

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.

Decadent Nuns

Nuns who have strayed from their path and indulge in perverse or evil practices.

Decapitation

AKA beheading

Deceased Characters

These characters had died by the end of the manga, anime or movie. Permanently.

Drama

Drama is a concept used in story telling to invoke an emotional reaction from the audience by using serious themes; such as tragedy, suspense, and death.

Evil

The philosophical idea of the opposition of good. Some believe it is the opposite of good while others consider it a misguided attempt of good.

Execution

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.

Female Titan

Female Titan is Annie Leonhardt's Titan form.

Fighting Dirty

Sometimes its the only way to win a fight, and sometimes characters just have no honor. Either way these characters don't like to play fair.

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.

Genocide

The act of killing all or most of a race or religion, genocide is murder at a far more vast and heinous level.

Gore

Guts, blood. All that stuff. Mostly seen in violent anime.

Hinamizawa Syndrome

A terrible disease from the Higurashi series, causing delusions and insanity. Also known as "Oyashiro's Curse", and "being spirited by the demon".

Law And Disorder

A common theme in animes. Kids acting without guidance or parental supervision.

Loss of Innocence

Like real life, anime and manga characters lose their innocence through war, trauma, rape, torture, and many agonizing scenarios.

Manhwa

Korean comics are often referred to as "manhwa."

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.

Night Raid

Night Raid is a group of assassins that is part of the Revolutionary army. The Night Raid conducts missions such as assassinations of key targets and obtaining intel.

No Mercy

When a character doesn't even hesitate to take care of an opponent and shows them no restraint or sympathy at all. Usually a trait in villains but even heroes can prove to be cold blooded when they need to be.

Organized Crime

A group of people who work in secret to organize criminal activity, most common examples being the mafia and yakuza in Japan.

Psychopaths

People who have no conscious or concept or right and wrong (or do but choose wrong on purpose) and draw pleasure from the harming and even killing of others. They are usually portrayed as being completely heartless and beyond redemption of any kind.

Revenge

When someone returns an cruel favor to another after what has been done to them or an loved one.

Sadist

A Sadist is a type of person who attains gratification out of witnessing the suffering of others, either physical or emotional pain.

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.

Serial Killer

A character compulsively driven by the overwhelming desire to kill. By definition they have killed at least six people, and most likely in a similar, or signature method.

Sniper

A sniper is an individual who supports the front from distance. They use ranged weapons to shoot from very long distances with great accuracy. The snipers are famous for their precision and to attack from unexpected directions.

Stakes of Purgatory

Serve the witch Beatrice.

Stalker

A anonymous follower and tab-keeper of another person or persons.

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".

Suicide

Suicide is the act of taking ones own life through various means.

Taboo

An act or topic that is considered socially unacceptable and is often difficult to even discuss.

The Band of Seven

A group of cold-blooded killers who act as mercenaries, but truly crave death and destruction over money and power.

The Voice

“The voice of Diclonius DNA” is the supposed natural will to kill. It appears as hallucinations trying to convince the Diclonius it is speaking to to kill all humans and basically sell their soul to her. It should be known she only appears to Diclonius that are already mentally unstable and cannot affect them if they are happy, committed or sane.

Three Beasts

The Three Beasts are a group made from three people who are loyal servants, bodyguards, enforcers of Esdeath who follow her order without questions and even if it cost them their lives.

War

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.

Yandere

She'll do anything for love, and she'll kill you if you think otherwise.

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