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Amnesia

Mental condition of when someone forgets almost all of his or her past, including his/her identity. Some anime characters have such an allingment.

Big Boobs

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

Comedy

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

Cross-Dressing

The act of wearing clothes commonly associated with the opposite gender.

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.

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.

Father

Fatherhood as a concept. A man who has conceived or raised a child.

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.

Mother

A woman who has given birth to or raised a child.

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.

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.

Students

A Student is one who is enrolled or attends classes at a school, college, or university. A popular theme among many manga and animes.

Teachers

A Teacher is a type of person who is in charge of educating others in some form of higher learning or skill. The Japanese title is "Sensei".

Tragedy

A story or event centered around human misery. Characters in the story face suffering, dread, and destruction.

Twins

Twins are children who are born on the same day from the same mother. Though not always identical.

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