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Genre Harem - Magical girl - Mecha Yaoi - Yuri

Anime, known as animation in Japanese, is a Japanese animated productions and come in all formats such as television series. It is aimed at a broad range of audiences and consequently, a given series may have aspects of a range of genres.


The word is the abbreviated pronunciation of "animation" in Japanese. In English, the term is defined as a Japanese-disseminated animation style often characterized by colorful graphics, vibrant characters and fantastic themes. The intended meaning of the term sometimes varies depending on the context.