Manga Stereotype request forum

#1 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

This thread is for requests on Stereotypes to be added to the Manga Stereotypes page. Thoguh Resonate and I are two great manga enthusiasts, we can not think of every stereotype, so please, help us out.

So far, the stereotypes we have are:

The Main Character Stereotypes

The Anti-Hero

The Sidekick

The Pervert

Character X

The Fallen Hero

Influential Deceased

The Evil Older Sibling

The She-Males

The Bossy Girlfriend

The Mascot

The Magical Girl

The Instant Prodigy

The Fan-Girl

The Heartthrob

The Right-Hand Man

The Emotionless Character

The Moe Character

and The Alter Ego

#2 Posted by Vlad Tepes Dracula (2208 posts) - - Show Bio

The Old Geezer that is a Pervert, Example: Muten Roshi and more...

#3 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

It is mentioned in the pervert section

#4 Posted by Boken (7756 posts) - - Show Bio

the way there heads grow when there angry

#5 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Midnight Lantern says:

"The Pocket Creature (I.E. Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon, Digimon etc etc)"

The Mascot

Vlad Tepes Dracula says:

"The Female nudity"

The Moe character

#6 Posted by Midnight Lantern (6011 posts) - - Show Bio

The Pocket Creature (I.E. Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon, Digimon etc etc)

#7 Posted by Vlad Tepes Dracula (2208 posts) - - Show Bio

The Female nudity

#8 Posted by Boken (7756 posts) - - Show Bio

nice mine wasn't mentioned

#9 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Boken says:

"nice mine wasn't mentioned"

I'm adding that, but it will be a long while, since that opens up a whole new series of Ideas, so I'll finish all of them and post the along with the big head thing

#10 Posted by Boken (7756 posts) - - Show Bio

Sweet im suprised no one else said it, how about yelling makes you stronger

#11 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

and surprisingly, every one of these stereotypes appear in this music video...

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#12 Posted by Boken (7756 posts) - - Show Bio
#13 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Boken says:

"Sweet im suprised no one else said it, how about yelling makes you stronger"

that's going in the whole new possibilities that i mentioned before that what you said brought to mind

#14 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio
#15 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

just a random thought, it isn't really a stereotype but what about the Anthropomorphic character?

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#16 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Methos says:

"just a random thought, it isn't really a stereotype but what about the Anthropomorphic character? M"

examples?

#17 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Ah, the cat girl falls underneath the Moe Stereotype, as they are a common fetish, for some odd reason.

#18 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

typical catgirls in most manga / anime...

i'm not a big anime / manga fan so i can't really give character names, dates, episodes and everything else...

there's probably tons of these scattered throughout manga / anime, i just don't watch any of it lol

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#19 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

it's not just Catgirl's though...

Manga / Anime use all kinds of Anthropomorphic characters, male and female, hell, it even gets into the video games and sometimes branches out into mythical creatures...

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#20 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

kinda...

Anthropomorphic characters are typically any blend of human / animal through 1% human to 1% animal...

hell, i guess you could even include demon hybrids in that lol

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#21 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Methos says:

"it's not just Catgirl's though... Manga / Anime use all kinds of Anthropomorphic characters, male and female, hell, it even gets into the video games and sometimes branches out into mythical creatures... M"

True, hmmm, you mean like Kurama from Yu Yu Hakasho who is a fox, but took on the form of a human?

#22 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Boken says:

"The dumbest reasons to drag out a fight they all can't fight the same guy at once"

I'll add that to the Manga laws section I'm making

#23 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Methos says:

"kinda... Anthropomorphic characters are typically any blend of human / animal through 1% human to 1% animal... hell, i guess you could even include demon hybrids in that lol M"

wow, we including that, then that is definately a stereotype.

#24 Posted by Boken (7756 posts) - - Show Bio

The dumbest reasons to drag out a fight

they all can't fight the same guy at once

#25 Posted by Gloom (3653 posts) - - Show Bio

People with hair that is inexplicably purple, blue, green or every other color possible.

#26 Posted by Boken (7756 posts) - - Show Bio

Assimilation says:

"Boken says:
"The dumbest reasons to drag out a fight they all can't fight the same guy at once"
I'll add that to the Manga laws section I'm making"

koo

#27 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

Gloom says:

"People with hair that is inexplicably purple, blue, green or every other color possible."

hey, mines purple...

sometimes it's just fun :D

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#28 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Boken says:

"Assimilation says:
"Boken says:
"The dumbest reasons to drag out a fight they all can't fight the same guy at once"
I'll add that to the Manga laws section I'm making"
koo"

Yeah, your Big head statement sparked the idea.

#29 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

yup

i change it regularly, normally it's a bright red or a blue / black

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#30 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Gloom says:

"People with hair that is inexplicably purple, blue, green or every other color possible."

will add soon

#31 Posted by Methos (40103 posts) - - Show Bio

bit brighter than that because i prelightened

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#32 Posted by Gloom (3653 posts) - - Show Bio

Methos says:

"hey, mines purple...sometimes it's just fun :DM"

For real?

#33 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

my hair is brown. I feel unspecial

#34 Posted by Gloom (3653 posts) - - Show Bio

Interesting...

What shade of purple is it currently? ^^

#35 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

wow, an interesting hair color.

#36 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

Methos says:

"just a random thought, it isn't really a stereotype but what about the Anthropomorphic character? M"

added

#37 Posted by Resonate (15054 posts) - - Show Bio

any more requests? I got some xP

#38 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

guess not

#39 Posted by Resonate (15054 posts) - - Show Bio

well then....

how about now? bump

#40 Posted by MotorSteel (1757 posts) - - Show Bio

Has anyone else ever noticed that black people are rarely in manga, and if they are, they always have afro's and talk like a stereotypical black person?

#41 Posted by Assimilation (955 posts) - - Show Bio

MotorSteel says:

"Has anyone else ever noticed that black people are rarely in manga, and if they are, they always have afro's and talk like a stereotypical black person?"

and they almost always die quickly

#42 Posted by Resonate (15054 posts) - - Show Bio

Assimilation says:

"MotorSteel says:
"Has anyone else ever noticed that black people are rarely in manga, and if they are, they always have afro's and talk like a stereotypical black person?"
and they almost always die quickly"

its ok

Americans in general in manga suck ass too

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