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Anime is a style of hand-drawn and computer animation originating in, and commonly associated with, Japan.
Anime News Network (ANN) is an anime industry news website that reports on the status of anime, manga, video games, Japanese popular music and other related cultures within North America, Australia, South East Asia and Japan.
is a Japanese toy maker and a producer of a large number of plastic model kits as well as a former video game company.
(Formerly known as AE Planing (August 1983–March 1989), Network Frontier (1984–1988) and Bandai Media (1988–October 1992), is a Japanese anime, film production and distribution enterprise, established by Bandai Company, Limited and a subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings, Inc. Most of the anime and films that has been distributed and licensed by Bandai Visual has been released under the Emotion label. Since the reorganisation of Bandai Namco Holdings in 2006, Bandai Visual now heads the group's Visual and Music Content Strategic Business Unit. Its subsidiaries include the Emotion Music Company, Limited, (whose logos also include the Moai from Easter Island), and Lantis Company, Limited music publishing labels. Until 2012, it was involved in the production and distribution of several anime titles, including those it has directly produced itself and anime series produced by the anime studio Sunrise, an alternate anime studio subsidiary of Bandai Namco Holdings. In September 2017, Bandai Visual has acquired the anime studio Actas.
is a 1987 to 1991 cyberpunk original video animation (OVA) series produced by Youmex and animated by AIC and Artmic.
Case Closed, also known as, is an ongoing Japanese detective manga series written and illustrated by Gosho Aoyama.
Closure or need for closure (NFC) (used interchangeably with need for cognitive closure (NFCC)) are psychological terms that describe an individual's desire for a firm answer to a question and an aversion toward ambiguity.
is a science fiction OVA series released in 1983.
Direct-to-video or straight-to-video refers to the release of a film to the public immediately on home video formats rather than a theatrical release or television broadcast.
DVD (an abbreviation of "digital video disc" or "digital versatile disc") is a digital optical disc storage format invented and developed by Philips and Sony in 1995.
is a shōnen-ai manga by Yun Kouga about angel watchers of earth which was made into a J.C.Staff-produced anime OVA.
An episode is a coherent narrative unit within a larger dramatic work, such as a film or television series.
is a manga series written and illustrated by Kōshi Rikudō.
, fanservice, or,Example: A frame (numbered "25") from the English opening sequence of New Cutie Honey, in which character Danbei Hayami fires a Rocket Punch as main character Honey Kisaragi lies topless and prone in the background, is shown and captioned "" is material in a work of fiction or in a fictional series which is intentionally added to please the audience.
, is a 1983 sci-fi horror and yuri manga published in Lemon People magazine.
A film, also called a movie, motion picture, moving pícture, theatrical film, or photoplay, is a series of still images that, when shown on a screen, create the illusion of moving images.
G4 (also known as G4tv) is a defunct American digital cable and satellite television channel that was owned by G4 Media, a joint venture between the NBCUniversal Cable division of NBCUniversal and Dish Network.
is a Japanese-language word meaning "side story" or "tale", used to refer to an anecdote or supplementary biography of a person.
Home video is pre-recorded video media that is either sold, rented or streamed for home entertainment.
is a Japanese seinen manga written and illustrated by Bow Ditama.
is a Japanese publishing company headquartered in Bunkyō, Tokyo, Japan.
LaserDisc (abbreviated as LD) is a home video format and the first commercial optical disc storage medium, initially licensed, sold and marketed as MCA DiscoVision in the United States in 1978.
, referred to as Heldensagen vom Kosmosinsel (incorrect German, translating to "heroic tales of the cosmic island") in the opening credits and sometimes abbreviated as, is a series of science fiction novels written by Yoshiki Tanaka.
is a 1950s Japanese manga series by Osamu Tezuka.
Oh My Goddess!, the manga by Kōsuke Fujishima, has been adapted into five anime versions between 1993 and 2007, including an original video animation (OVA), The Adventures of Mini-Goddess, Ah! My Goddess, and its sequels, Ah! My Goddess: Flights of Fancy and Ah! My Goddess: Fighting Wings.
is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Ken Akamatsu.
is a Japanese filmmaker, television director and screenwriter.
are comics created in Japan or by creators in the Japanese language, conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century.
is a Japanese manga artist and writer, known for specializing in fighting manga featuring bishōnen and magical boy.
is a four-part original video animation created by AIC, written by Hiroyuki Hoshiyama, and directed by Noboru Ishiguro, Ichiro Itano, Kenichi Yatagai and Shinji Aramaki.
, commonly known as, is a book and magazine publisher based in Tokyo, Japan.
is a Japanese manga artist.
, or Ah! My Goddess! in some releases, is a Japanese seinen manga series written and illustrated by Kōsuke Fujishima.
An original net animation (ONA), known in Japan as, is an anime that is directly released onto the Internet.
was a Japanese manga artist, cartoonist, animator, and film producer.
Contemporary business and science treat as a project any undertaking, carried out individually or collaboratively and possibly involving research or design, that is carefully planned (usually by a project team) to achieve a particular aim.
,Note: The Japanese title literally means "Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman, a collection of Romantic Folk Tales." "Rurouni" is a neologism created from the verb "ru," meaning "to wander," and "ronin," meaning "masterless samurai." A rough translation of the title would be "Kenshin the Wandering Swordsman".
, also known as Saint Seiya: Knights of the Zodiac or simply Knights of the Zodiac, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masami Kurumada.
A sequel is a literature, film, theatre, television, music or video game that continues the story of, or expands upon, some earlier work.
A story arc (also narrative arc) is an extended or continuing storyline in episodic storytelling media such as television, comic books, comic strips, boardgames, video games, and films with each episode following a dramatic arc.
is a Japanese anime, light novel and manga franchise.
is a Japanese OVA anime series produced by Sunrise and Victor Entertainment.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The Video Home System (VHS) is a standard for consumer-level analog video recording on tape cassettes.
A videocassette recorder, VCR, or video recorder is an electromechanical device that records analog audio and analog video from broadcast television or other source on a removable, magnetic tape videocassette, and can play back the recording.
is an anime series created by writer Keiko Nobumoto and produced by Bones.
OAV (anime), OAVs, OVA, OVAs, Original Animated Video, Original DVD anime, Original Video Animation, Original animated video, Original animation DVD, Original animation video, Original anime DVD, Original video animations, Original video anime.