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The Audience's Role in Fan Service
Many times, fanservice is a prominent part of anime solely for entertainment purposes (High School of the Dead, Kill la Kill, and practically all of anime). Some audiences are turned off by the notion of sexualized characters, while others pay it no attention. But is fanservice actually for the fans more than it is for the creators? How does the audience perceive fanservice in anime in comparison to its creators? Does fan service actually attract more audiences?