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Understanding Videogame Characters in a Heartbeat: Japan’s Blood Type Theory and Videogames
Accessibility Contact Privacy Terms. Calculators Charts Tables. When a person's blood is analyzed under a microscope distinct blood differences are visible. In the early 20th century, an Austrian scientist named Karl Landsteiner classified blood according to those differences. Landsteiner observed two distinct chemical molecules present on the surface of the red blood cells. He labeled one molecule "A" and the other molecule "B". Blood Types Groups A blood type also called a blood group is defined as the classification of blood based on the presence or absence of inherited antigenic substances on the surface of red blood cells RBCs. A series of related blood types constitutes a blood group system, such as the Rh or ABO system. The frequencies of the ABO and Rh blood types vary from population to population. Blood Type A - If the red blood cell has only "A" molecules on it.
Red blood cells! Who would guess that whether they're type A, B, O, or AB has so much to do with character development in Japanese videogames? Editor's note: I've learned so much about Japanese culture since entering the enthusiast press in I had no idea anyone even cared about blood types beyond the nurses at the local Red Cross and the hospital. Meghan tells us how the Japanese perceive blood types and what this means for character development in Japanese video games.
People with type A blood are known to be more conservative and introverted than the others, often finding difficulty in expressing emotions or trusting others. The women, however, tend to be very greedy and have a hard time finding satisfaction easily.
Compatible Blood Types
There are four principle types: A which is for Agrarian, B for Bavarian, O for Original hunter, and AB is the most modern blood type and has the best immune system. Therefore the following is mostly an outline to help you get started in understanding your health in relation to your blood type. The mother is to receive an injection called RhoGAm or Rho D which is a sterile solution made from human blood plasma at 28 weeks of gestation and within 72 hours after birth to avoid the development of antibodies from the mother towards the fetus an allergic reaction could be possible.