Airing October Suzuki Iruma has just been abandoned and sold to a demon by his irresponsible parents! High-schooler Akutsu Takuma has learned to accept his lonely lot in life and is content surrounded by his studies, but when the god Odin taps him to save the world alongside nine Valkyries fueled by intimacy, Takuma can say good-bye to his solitary existence!
And while there are a lot of queer characters on TV, Japan still has some homophobia to work through. Sometimes the protagonist seeks the company of other men because they were raped as a teen or young adult. Love Stage!!
It spans a wide range of media, including mangaanimedrama CDsnovels, games, and fan production. Boys love and its abbreviation BL are the generic terms for this kind of media in Japan and have, in recent years, become more commonly used in English as well. However, yaoi remains more generally prevalent in English.
Naruto Shippuden: Ninja boy with a rough past and love for ramen fights his angsty bff with weird eyes. Attack On Titan: Kids that fight naked giants and their leader is a guy who is low key married to a box of ultra Tide. Noragami: Assasin boy that will make you wet is accidentally a dork who loves his waifu and kid.