Modern isekai (“transported to another world”) anime is usually a male-dominated genre these days , but in the 90s, isekai was predominantly shoujo. They still get made now and then–this season there’s 100 Sleeping Princes–but the demographics have shifted dramatically. Let’s take a breather from the slavery apologism anime and remember some good isekai instead!
- Do you or did you enjoy isekai series? What do you feel has changed about the formula?
- What isekai series deserve more love?
- What manga never got adapted but should be?