What topics can I ask about here?

Anime & Manga Stack Exchange is a Q&A site for enthusiastic anime and manga fans. This includes questions about:

  • Plot, character, or setting explanations
  • Historical or societal context of an anime or manga
  • Anime and manga identification
  • Franchise/series reading or viewing order
  • Anime and manga production
  • Tropes, terminology and other general anime and manga related information.

What about other questions regarding anime and manga?

Not all questions have a home on Anime and Manga. Please note the following types of questions are off-topic here:

Please look around to see if your question has been asked before. It’s also OK to ask and answer your own question.

Please note that while these types of questions are considered off-topic on our main site, you are free to ask in our main chatroom (once you have accumulated at least 20 rep), where we will try to help you as best we can.

What about questions about identifying a particular anime or manga?

For ALL anime and manga identification questions, please follow these guidelines. Questions that do not adhere these guideline and/or are deemed too ambiguously worded, will be put on hold.

If your question is not specifically on-topic for Anime & Manga Stack Exchange, it may be on topic for another Stack Exchange site. If no site currently exists that will accept your question, you may commit to or propose a new site at Area51, the place where new Stack Exchange communities are democratically created.

For more help, see "What types of questions should I avoid asking?"