Although anime is Japan’s leading art form, it does not mean that this film genre ignores diversity. There used to be many characters built as Vietnamese, making many audiences surprised and excited.
Yoshimura Thi Mai
Mai is a female warrior who just appeared in the movie Assault Lily Bouquet. This is an animated project set in the future when the world is invaded by monsters. Humans have created a weapon called CHARM that combines science and magic. CHARM only works to its full potential when used by maidens, so the world appears female warriors known as “Lily”.
Mai is one of them, possessing the ability to move extremely fast, even on water. In addition, this Vietnamese girl also scores points for her lively, trustworthy personality, as well as expressing a special love for bun cha.
Pham Thi Tram
The Asterisk War is a film with many female characters, and the appearance of the name Pham Thi Tram has surprised many Vietnamese audiences. In the film, Tram is an alumnus of The Long 7 Academy and holds the position of commentator. Although only appearing in a small amount in the whole series The Askerisk War but Tram is still remembered and loved by viewers thanks to her beautiful appearance, as well as her ability not inferior to anyone.
Karl is a character from the famous series Blood!, has an extremely attractive and mysterious body. Monkey in human form, Karl is a young, handsome man and the respected principal of an all-girls school. He always kept a calm, polite attitude and wore a brocade shirt.
But besides that, Karl also has the form of a vampire species, which is hundreds of years old. Karl can be seen as the villain in Blood!but it is a favorite name from appearance, personality to origin.
In addition, some other characters in the movie Blood! She also wears a flowing white ao dai, like the “respectable” girl Minh – the new friend of the heroine Saya when she went to Vietnam to look for her twin sister Diva.
Designed and produced by the author of the classic series Bleach, Sakura Wars tells the story of warriors who set out to defeat supernatural forces that threaten humans while disguised as members of a theater group. In the film, Coquelicot is a Vietnamese character that attracts the audience’s attention.
Coquelicot was an orphan, then joined the army as an animal trainer and magician. She loves animals, especially cats. But she considers them as her own, worried but still strict when necessary. With a warm, kind personality, Coquelicot is most afraid of being alone and being left behind.
Hoang Thi Mai
Soul Eater is a movie about a special training school, where students become warriors against monsters. But besides that, the school still has a class called NOT with normal teaching standards. Hoang Thi Mai is one of NOT’s students, but that’s not why she’s weak.
With a pretty “nerd” appearance, Mai is considered a talent with extensive knowledge. She matured early, knows more about the school than anyone, so she often helps the younger students with pocket money, part-time jobs or dormitory. She also knows all the information coming in and out of the school, and is respected by most people. However, Hoang Thi Mai still has excellent ability, gradually becoming a respected warrior.
Source: NHK, CrunchyRoll