Magical girls transform to unlock their powers and are often accompanied by an animal mascot , using wands or scepters as a weapon to fight monsters and the forces of evil. Manga and anime historians regard the Princess Knight manga, released in , as the prototype for the magical girl genre. Megu-chan has been noted for its portrayal of multiple magical girls and the friendship between girls. Due to the women's lib movement in Japan , magical girls began displaying a "certain coquettishness" in the s. In the s, Magical Princess Minky Momo and Creamy Mami, the Magic Angel — showed girls transforming into a "grown-up image of themselves". This has been linked to the increasing prominence of women at this time such as politician Takako Doi , the girl band Princess Princess and pop idol Seiko Matsuda and the passage of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act in
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The series is about a tormented and withdrawn middle school student named Aya, who gains the ability to become a magical girl through a mysterious website. She soon finds friends, who are also magical girls like herself, that provide her strength. Aya and her friends also face enemies.
Known as mahou shoujo "magical girl" or just majokko "witch-girl" in Japanese, Magical Girls are empowered by various means with fantastic powers that both assist and complicate their lives, but manage to persevere despite this. No matter how hard this may be for the Western world to believe , Magical Girls have high crossover popularity in different demographics with some minor but appropriate design modifications and make up a sizable portion of both shojo and bishoujo fandom. A Super-Trope to:. Magical Girl Warriors arguably have the widest demographic appeal, and in the West are often synonymous with the idea of a Magical Girl.