Category: Niche

The Short History (and Strong Potential) of Fitness Anime

While there are plenty of stories out there about sports and other ways to stay in shape, few actually focus on how to healthily exercise at all. The genre is also steeped in a history of eroticized images of women’s bodies for the titillation of a presumed masculine audience. This leaves no options for those who would find that distasteful. The genre has its problems, but it also has plenty of potential.

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