Seinen Concepts

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Anti-Hero

A kind of Hero who has rather questionable methods and motives. He may have good goals but does evil things for it or being totally selfish but saves the day somehow.

Anti-Villain

A villain with heroic goals.

Big Boobs

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

Bisexual characters

Characters excepting traits of attraction to both genders instead of just one or the other.

Blood Bath

A massacre

Catboy

Like the Catgirl There's also a Catboy

Catgirl

Girls with cat-like features, primarily ears and tail. Feline mannerisms are also common.

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.

Date

Going on a date with...

Dragons

A legendary creature that is typically reptilian, that can fly and can breathe fire and sometimes ice.

Drifters

Many heroes and great warriors from different eras and cultures seem to have been brought to this new world by Murasaki, where they are meant to fight the Offscourings. A common element to the Drifters is that although they are driven by violence, victory, and conquest, they are not cruel; they love to fight and win, but do not care about hurting innocents.

Ecchi

Ecchi is a Japanese term meaning sexy or erotic, anything that evolves sexy characters. Derived from the word "Hentai" but their meanings are completely different. Ecchi walks that line between sexy, but never crosses it into full graphic nudity or sex.

Elf

Elves are a race found in a lot of fantasy media. They are recognizable by their elongated ears and often have longer lifespans than humans.

Ends

The opposing force in this world, the Offscourings are, like the Drifters, mainly composed of powerful historical figures who died under unorthodox and often violent circumstances. Unlike the Drifters, however, the Offscourings are humans that have forsaken their humanity, and are thus capable of using supernatural powers. Now, Offscourings are driven completely by an intense hate for everything. They seem to have been brought into the new world by Easy, who is at odds with Murasaki.

Extreme Violence

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

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.

Fan Service Fight

A battle that features excessive fanservice.

First Kiss

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

First Time

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

First date

The first date of a (potential) couple.

Gay Characters

A list of gay anime characters.

Genetic Engineering

The scientific process of messing with the genetics of an organism.

Hellsing

"We are on a mission from God." Hellsing's Motto. The Organization of the Hellsing family and it's purpose is to hunt down and kill the supernatural foes who threaten England

Horror & Monsters

A common theme in several anime and manga.

Incest

Sexual intimacy between family members.

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.

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.

Lesbian Characters

A list of lesbians that appear in anime and manga.

Loss of Innocence

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

Love Triangle

Someone > Someone > Someone

Millennium

The main enemy of Hellsing. Millennium is an organization founded by Hitler's Order 666 and led by the insane Major. Its purpose is to create an army of supernatural soldiers, to perpetuate an endless war.

Monster of God

A creature created when Alexander Anderson Used Helena's Nail.

Murder

The act of taking another person's life.

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.

Oblivious To Love

Someone being completely oblivious about people liking him/her.

Octobrist Organization

A group of humans, known as magicians, native to the world whose duty is to observe and gather Drifters together to fight the Offscourings. Unlike many humans in this world, Octobrists do not subjugate the demihumans.

Orte Empire

The Orte Empire is a country that was established by Hitler. It expanded through the conquest of neighboring territories and continues to adhere to Hitler's principles, which involves the persecution of non-human races.

Rage

Often when a character needs to grow stronger in battle, they find this strength through anger. A character being overwhelmed with rage can give them great power or even let them grow to a new level.

Rape

This concept applies to two groups of characters: Rapists, those who committed this horrible crime, and Rape victims, those who have been raped. (Let us be VERY clear this page is intended as a SERIOUS concept and hentai related images are not wanted on this page.)

Regenerator

bio tech engineered humans with Regeneration and enhanced abilities by nano technology most notably from Hellsing they are technically considered to be Cyborgs due to their artificial enhancements.

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.

Shoujo

Literally "girl," this term is used to refer to manga aimed at young to teenage girls.

Sh┼Źnen

Literally means "boy" in Japanese, but is also used to refer to Japan's biggest manga demographic: pre-teen and teenage boys.

The Wild Bunch

Transported from the Wild West, the outlaws now fight against the Black King and his armies. They carry a large amount of firearms including machine guns and pistols.

Unrequited love

A passion or romance for a person where these feelings are not returned by the object of affection. A one-sided love.

Vampires

Blood sucking creatures of the night, although not always evil necessarily. They are a staple of countless anime and manga series.

Vigilante

A person taking justice in his/her hands

Werewolf

A Werewolf or Werwolf or even"Lycanthrope" is a mythical human with the ability to transform into a wolf or humanoid wolf, it is created when a human is bitten or scratched by another werewolf, or even put under a curse.

Wild Geese

A team of Mercs who make up Hellsings team after the Valentine brothers attack

Yaoi

A sub-genre of shoujo and/or josei manga featuring boys and/or men in homosexual relationships.

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