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Why do some people think that handholding should be censored in anime?

They don't. It's sort of a running joke in the anime community that holding hands is a lewd and explicit act, and this in turn has spawned jokes about how hand-holding should be censored. I'm unsure ...
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What is Christmas present Tohru gives Miss Kobayashi in episode 10?

This is just how anime shows "a very disgusting thing vaguely shaped and colored like this". It's not a new thing, off the top of my head I can remember one other instance for which we have a ...
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Why do some people think that handholding should be censored in anime?

Warning: Text under spoiler tab contains NSFW terms It's satire to the whole absurd censorship rules in the anime industry (see this video to know more on these absurd rules). I did some digging and ...
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When and why has the censorship of obscenity for hentai changed?

Hentai (R18) has been always censored in Japan, but how much seems to have been a decision on publishers' side. From what I see from a brief web search: According to this blog post, some editors of ...
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When and why has the censorship of obscenity for hentai changed?

As to why the uncensored version became extinct, there's a blog on this. It's quoted below for reference. Long story short, the producers released uncensored version outside of Japan originally. But ...
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Why, in the dub of Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's, were the Earthbound Gods renamed the Earthbound Immortals?

I don't really follow Yu-Gi-Oh anymore, but I think this can be explained on purely linguistic grounds. Leaving Obelisk (and "Slifer") aside for a moment, Ra and Osiris take as their namesakes beings ...
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Why has this character's death been removed from the Italian theatrical version of Eva 3.0+1.0?

The distributor Nexo Digital has affirmed this has happened due to an error, so at the very least this is true: A seguito delle numerose segnalazioni, e dopo un’opportuna verifica, confermiamo di ...
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Why was the kiss not shown?

I'm a little late to the party, but I think it might be more of an artistic choice than anything else. Victor's arm is probably there to protect their own private moment together instead of it being ...
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