This genre would usually contain all topics linked with the Military. For example, the series could include military weapons, use of military combat and even terms that are used in the military. The main character in this genre are generally also linked, either being in the military or an ex member of.


An example of this genre is the series “Full Metal Panic”. This light hearted military/comedy series, follows Sousuke Sagara, a young man who is a member of the organization called Mithril, a covert anti-terrorist private military service. He is tasked with protecting a young high school girl named Kaname Chidori, where he moves to Japan to study at her school at Jindai High School with the assistance from his comrades Kurz Weber and Melissa Mao. Due to never experiencing social interactions, Sousuke is seen as a military manic by his fellow schoolmates as he constantly sees things from a combat point of view even when they are your everyday situations. He comes to relate with Chidori, who later realises that Sousuke is protecting her but does not reveal the reasons why nor does he know why Chidori is being chased by different organizations.

Sousuke Sagara and

Sousuke Sagara and Kaname Chidori

This series is full of comedic situations that keep the audience wanting to see what other things that Sousuke misinterprets and the reason why he is protecting her from organizations that are after her.

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