What Anime Taught Me About Memorable Characters

Photo%252020150608082915186I really enjoy watching animated series that come from Japan. These animated series have a type of storytelling that I absolutely love and I wanted to be able to share a bit of that love with you today. Beside the fact that I love anime for the unique storytelling style and the awesome fight sequences, I love anime for the memorable characters. A lot of these characters have made me laugh and have even made me cry (I ain’t afraid to admit it). I’ve noticed over the course of watching all these series that there are certain things within the Japanese style of storytelling that makes this characters memorable. Now, not all of these are directly applicable to write. However, I think the basic concepts could be useful when creating your own memorable characters. So let’s get started! Continue reading