Episode 15: Queer Characters


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The Anime News Network article: Best LGBTQ+ Characters of 2019

Titles mentioned

NO canon LGBT+ main characters:

  • Promare - anime movie
  • Naruto - shounen manga and anime
  • Supernatural - TV series
  • Fullmetal Alchemist - shounen manga and anime
  • Sherlock (BBC) - TV series
  • Law and Order: SVU - TV series
  • Boku no Hero Academia/My Hero Academia - shounen manga and anime
  • Free! - sports anime
  • Fate/stay Night - visual novel, anime, and manga

YES canon LGBT+ main characters:

  • given by Kizu Natsuki - BL manga and anime
  • Hoshiai no Sora/Stars Align - sports anime
  • Dakaretai Otoko 1-i ni Odosarete Imasu/DAKAICHI - BL manga and anime
  • Sarazanmai - shoujo anime and BL manga
  • Banana Fish - shoujo manga and anime

Still up for debate about LGBT+ characters:

  • Yuri!!! on Ice - sports anime - (don’t identify, but generally accepted as having LGBT characters)

Supplemental watching:

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