No matter how amazing the subject matter is, there always will be a nerdy stigma surrounding the genre, whether you like it or not. Trying to defend yourself while talking about watching anime is already a tough task, but if you are a fan of any of these anime, life gets much much harder. They are either incredibly silly, bizarre, overly racy , or just plain dumb. Sometimes one show can be all of those things! Anime is a strange medium where weird stories can come to life and not all of them are the best, to be honest. If you have ever watched any of these anime series, you simply know you could never watch them with anyone else, because they are just so ridiculous and embarrassing.
A more realistic variant is known as ikigao. Also known as the O-Face, the term ahegao dates at least as far back as the early s. Pornographic magazines used the word to describe the facial expressions of female live-action porn actresses during orgasm. In the same context, ahegao was used in some postings at 2Channel and its sister community for adult content, BBSPink , as well as in pornographic videos at adult e-commerce platforms in the early s. In the midst of the s, use of the term increased, and the drawing style became rather conventionalized and started spreading throughout the otaku culture. In , the first ahegao -themed doujin comics anthology, A-H-E , was released. In the s, major publishers produced more ahegao -themed comic anthologies. By that time, the facial expression was featured in regular pornographic videos during the popularization of hentai fetishes in the real-life sex industry. Additionally, ahegao -like exaggerated facial expressions sometimes are featured in normal anime and manga works, in a non-sexual context. Typical characteristics are rolled eyes sometimes with star- or heart-shaped pupils , a hanging tongue, and flushed cheeks.
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