What is Toshishita Seme (年下攻め)?
Toshishita seme refers to seme characters that are younger than the uke they are dating or wooing. It often overlaps…Read More »
What is Super Seme-sama?
Have you ever wondered if there is a simpler way to refer to seme characters who are extremely rich, powerful,…Read More »
What is Sou-seme (総攻め)?
Sou-seme is a term used to describe a character who will always be seme no matter which character he is…Read More »
What is Namamono?
Namamono, often also written as “nmmn,” is a term used in the doujin community to describe shipping real human beings,…Read More »
What does Neko mean in BL?
Neko, in Japanese, simply means “cat.” However, this word’s meaning changes when used in Japanese LGBTQ communities. Due to the…Read More »
What is Wanko in BL?
Wanko is a word in Japanese generally used to refer to a dog or a puppy. In popular culture and…Read More »
What is Yankee in BL?
Yankee is a rather popular, widely used slang term in Japan. In other parts of the world, the term Yankee…Read More »
What is “Nonke” (ノンケ)?
Nonke is one of the many words commonly used in the Boys’ Love genre that originated from Japanese gay community…Read More »
What does “one-shot” (読み切り) mean?
The phrase one-shot (読み切り) is probably not foreign to you if you have read a lot of manga and novels.…Read More »
What does 無断転載 (“mudan tensai”) mean (and why is it there)?
For those who enjoy dabbling in the doujinshi community and even the amateur comics community, 無断転載 (read as “mudan tensai”)…Read More »