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Bathing Scene

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

Big Boobs

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

Clothing Damage

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

Comedy

Nearly every anime has a comedic moment here or there. Everyone likes to laugh.

Dojikko

In anime, a cute, clumsy girl. Her klutziness usually hurts other people more than herself.

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.

Fighters

The character knows well how to defend him or herself.

First Time

The very first time you have sex in your life. The time when you lose your virginity.

Games

There is a particular genre of anime, usually shounen, devoted entirely to the playing of various games, such as mahjongg, Go, etc. These anime may also be tie-ins for CCGs.

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.

Humans

Humans are typically depicted as the dominant species of the planet Earth, and sometimes of other planets. Humans often mirror their real life counterparts in terms of abilities and intellect, while other times they can achieve superhuman feats.

Japanese Honorifics

Japanese Honorifics are best described as a sign of respect and endearment. Politeness is an important part of Japanese culture and language.

Japanese Writing

Japanese Writing is the writing system of the Japanese language in the form of syllabaries. It consists of Kanji, hiragana, katakana, and romaji.

Jealousy

A feeling of jealous envy (especially of a rival).

Manga Iconography

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

Military

The force of defense and offense of a nation. Are mostly equiped with the best weapons that the nation can provide.

Ojou

A character with an arrogant, bossy attitude, often rich and with some princess-like heritage.

Protagonist

The main character of a story or plot. Most forms of fiction have the protagonist as a hero but there are rare occasions with an evil or not-so-noble protagonist.

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.

Romantic Drama

Romantic Drama is a concept used in series to create tensions of highs and lows in order to leave the audience in suspense over an outcome in a romance based series.

Sexually Aggressive Females

Assertive, confident females who take the initiative with sex and don't take "NO!" for an answer.

Sexually Insatiable Females

Kinky female characters in anime, manga and hentai who have an insatiable appetite for sex.

Sports

A common theme in many mangas and animes.

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.

Team Gigamax

The original team is comprised of Justice Asuka (leader), Violence Rose, and Tiger Cat. The team was broken apart and then restored with new members with the help of Ryoma (as manager) and others.

Training

Specialized strategies and methods of exercise used in various anime and manga series to develop characters and prepare them for performing in events.

Tsundere

"Tsundere" is a portmanteau of two Japanese phrases: "tsuntsun" and "deredere" and refers to characters who act hostile to the object of their affections, but secretly (or not-so-secretly) harbor feelings for them.

Unfaithful

Someone who has cheated on their significant other. This apply when someone is unfaithful to his loved one, girlfriend, wife by either dating another girl or woman and having sex behind the back of his significant other which either goes unnoticed or be discovered and end up very bad.

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.

Wrestling

Known as Puroresu in Japan which is a mode of spectacle, combining athletics and theatrical performance.

waifu

Japanese word for "Wife"

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