Genre (M-Z)

Genre (/ˈʒɒnrə/ or /ˈdʒɒnrə/; from French, genre French pronunciation: ​[ʒɑ̃ʁ(ə)], “kind” or “sort”, from Latin: genus (stem gener-), Greek: genos, γένος) is any category of literature or other forms of art or entertainment, e.g. music, whether written or spoken, audial or visual, based on some set of stylistic criteria. (Source:

Genre are made from conventions but are changed throughout time. With new genres are created, older genres gets used less and less. However, multiple genres are can be put into a piece of work. For example, the anime ‘Gintama’ has multiple genres that it associates to, Action, Comedy, Historical and Shounen.

In this section, Genres in anime will be included with a summary to what the particular genre are and will have a few examples of titles that associates with this.

Please See Below for More Information about the specific Genre (M-Z):

Magic Martial Arts Mature (NSFW)
Mecha Military Music
Mystery Psychological Samurai
School Slice of Life Space
Sport Supernatural Superpower
For access to whole library of anime and manga visit Crunchyroll and sign up for their premium membership today!


For a wide range of goods straight from Japan including Anime, Manga and Figures, please follow the link below: