Anime Underground Controversial Anime That Were Banned Around The World For Bizarre Reasons  

Mick Jacobs
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As a genre known for pushing the boundaries, anime often finds it pushed the envelope a little too far. The most controversial anime of all time took enough liberties that certain cultures considered them libertine. Anime that started controversies utilize offensive imagery, dark subject matter, and excessive fan service. Depending on the series, sometimes a single episode is restricted; at other times, the entire series and its spinoffs gets banned from an entire nation.

Anime that started controversies utilize offensive imagery, dark subject matter, and excessive fan service. Depending on the series, sometimes a single episode is restricted; at other times, the entire series and its spinoffs gets banned from an entire nation.

Obviously anime featuring friendly Nazis or negative cultural stereotypes know of the risks associated with such content.

But Pokémon being banned in all forms from Saudi Arabia sounds a bit excessive. How bad can pocket monsters be?Apparently bad enough to warrant the banhammer. See for yourself by watching the video below!

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