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''Hyper Police'' is a {{manga}} and {{anime}} series, set in the [[TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture twenty-second year of the new Holy Century]], in a [[AfterTheEnd post-apocalyptic]] [[TokyoIsTheCenterOfTheUniverse Tokyo]] [[CityOfAdventure city]], where humanity is an endangered species. The focus is mainly on the lives of the main characters, Natsuki Sasahara, a young [[Main/{{Catgirl}} cat girl]], and her co-workers: [[Main/{{Kitsune}} fox girl]] Sakura Bokuseiinmonzeninari, werewolf Batanen Fujioka and his cousin Tomy Fujioka. The monsters are usually taken from Japanese mythology, updated for the modern era. In the anime, repeat criminal offenders in Tokyo have their [[Main/MindWipe memories wiped]]. However, in the manga version, they are [[GroinAttack castrated]]. Main/{{Mithril}} exists in this world as a sort of specially enchanted silver that is especially effective against supernatural characters.

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!!''Hyper Police'' Provides examples of the following tropes:

* ActionGirl: Naoko Kondo.
* AdaptationalModesty: The original manga contains more sex and violence than the animé.
* AfterTheEnd: Many buildings are still destroyed. Other parts of the city, however, have been rebuilt or weren't damaged in the first place (e.g. Osaka seems more than OK).
** One of the effects of this calamity was a shift of the Earth's axis, which altered the climate in a way that there is no difference between summer and winter anymore.
* AllMenArePerverts
* AnIcePerson: Poe
* AttentionDeficitOohShiny: Natsuki.
* BabiesEverAfter:
** [[PairTheSpares Tommy and Poe]] get together and have ''nineteen'' kids...er, pups. That vagina is now ground zero.
** Sakunoshin and Sakura make 3 little rascals during mating season.
* BigBad: [[spoiler:In the animé, it's the police superintendent Tokijiro Murota, who hates monsters about as much as Fonne does or likely even more, but has a monster minion to do his bidding. His evil plan was to manipulate Natsuki into closing the door between the human and monster realm and thus removing monsters from the human world (her being able to do that might be a part of her goddess heritage). His plans are foiled in the end, of course, and he gets arrested for assault and attempted murder]].
* BigBrotherInstinct: Batanen with respect to Natsuki.
* BlandNameProduct: [[http://imgur.com/UQG7PGf Panasonic becomes Papasonio and "Del Monte" "Del Monde"]]
* BoobsOfSteel[=/=]AmazonianBeauty:
** Naoko is rather tall, muscular ([[BerserkButton but hates being called e.g. burly]]) and strong but also good looking and has a quite the bust.
** Sakura doesn't have pronounced muscles like her, but is a competent fighter and really busty.
** Same goes for Fonne, Natsuki and the older members of the Cat Crusaders.
* BookEnds: The animé series start and end with Natsuki trying to arrest someone.
* BountyHunter: What the main characters and their rivals are.
* ButNotTooForeign: Sakura is from Osaka, which is, as far as anyone's concerned, out in the boondocks. Natsuki is half [[spoiler: (Ancient) Egyptian]].
* CannotSpitItOut: Batanen with regard to Natsuki.
* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: Natsuki's father is an archaeologist, so he spends most of his time away.
* CatGirl: Natsuki.
* CatSmile: Oh, you should know this by now.
* ChekhovsGift: Remember these paired windchimes Batenen buys (one for him, one for Natsuki)? The windchime is [[spoiler:broken, the magic stone from it placed in Natsuki's necklace bell and when she almost closed the door between the monster and human realm due to the manipulations of the police superintendent, the chime reminds her of her love for Batenen and convinces not to close the door (she shatters the shackle-bands around the door, so it may not be possible to close it again).]]
* CleaningUpRomanticLooseEnds: Batanen and Natsuki, Tommy and Poe, and Sakura and Sakunoshin.
* CuteLittleFangs: All the monster-people protagonists.
* DaChief: ...[[AGodAmI is a [minor] god]]. He is, however, never taken seriously.
* DefrostingIceQueen: Poe
* DyingRace: Because of an unspecified world-wide calamity that started the present era, humans are considered an endangered species and killing a human caries the death penalty (in the animé, life imprisonment is also mentioned as a possible punishment).
* TheDitz: Natsuki.
* {{Ecchi}}: Either it is, or it's doing a pretty good imitation.
* {{Fanservice}}: Among many other things, the female police uniforms. Then there's the proposed "[[UpToEleven update]]" by Natsuki's boss.
* FantasticRacism
** Naoko (she got better, though and [[FreudianExcuse at least had something of an excuse: Her parents were killed by monsters]] [[HarmfulToMinors right before her eyes when she was a child]])
** The anime version of Fonne, who's hatred and racism is so extreme, it's fantastic in the other sense of the word; she's truly a horrible person, on the level of Mrs. Havisham's views on males in Literature/GreatExpectations. To her, they vary from objects to be exploited, to targets to antagonize, such as trying to hurt Natsuki's feelings further when their mutual friend Kondo is critically injured by a monster, just because Natsuki is part monster. In the manga, however, she actually does charity work for the non-humans.
* FantasyCounterpartCulture: While in the manga original, the cat robber gang is called "Cat Crusaders", the building they operate from is clearly a Christian church and the cleric they donate their loot to is a Catholic priest (he is addressed with "Father", takes confessions in a confession booth, lets Natsuki read to the children about the "[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feeding_the_multitude feeding the multitude]]", pray to the Abrahamitic God and so on), in the animé, all references to Catholicism were removed and instead, the cleric is a priest of a fictional religion worshiping a "Cat God", is addressed with "Father Superior", supported by the "Cat Cross Army" and operates a refuge shelter called "House of Cats" instead of a church.
* FantasyKitchenSink: [[{{Youkai}} Loads and loads of Japanese folklore.]]
* FishOutOfTemporalWater: Sakunoshin.
* FootballHooligans: When they visit Osaka on an assignment, they happen to witness a brawl between two opposing sports team fan groups.
* FrothyMugsOfWater: [[JustifiedTrope Justified]] for obvious reasons: Natsuki drinks milk laced with catnip.
* UsefulNotes/FurryFandom - an anime happily embraced by Furry Fandom.
* GodInHumanForm: [[spoiler:Natsuki's mom is Bast]]. Mudagami is a minor god [[spoiler:with the ability to teleport and notice changes in the timeline. Natsuki's ability to also perceive changed timelines and her resistance to certain kinds of magic may be caused by her mom being a goddess.]]
* HandsomeLech: Batanen.
* HappilyEverAfter: Played straight.
* HalfHumanHybrid: The main characters. Natsuki's dad is a bonafide human. Sakura had a human ancestor.
* HarmlessFreezing: The official police has a prison where the prisoners are not only kept in normal prison cells, they're immobilized in blocks of ice so that only the head and arms stick out (the ice is kept from melting by [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ofuda ofuda]] provided very likely by Peau, who would convey her ice and water elemental magic through them).
* HealingFactor: In the ''first episode'', Natsuki inadvertantly shoots Batanen right in the head. He shrugs it off as a minor injury and quips that he'll be right as rain by the next full moon, then uses it as an excuse to [[HandsomeLech heckle the nurses for the next several episodes]].
* HeartbreakAndIceCream: Sakura coped up in her room in Natsuki's house and started to eat a copious amount of food because of a much nastier reason than heartbreak: she (thankfully mistakenly) believed, that [[spoiler:Sakunoshin raped her while she was unconscious. Actually, he thought she was his girlfriend and just wanted to tend to her wounds. Thankfully for both, that misunderstanding was cleared up soon.]].
* HitSoHardTheCalendarFeltIt: Some unspecified world-wide calamity made the people of this setting adopt a calendar system called the "Holy Era" or "Holy Century".
* HenpeckedHusband: Mudagami.
* HouseHusband: After Sakunoshin knocked up his girlfriend Sakura (after she mounted him in heat during mating season), he seemed to stay at home and take care of the kids, since he wasn't shown to follow his girlfriend to work or having another job. Since she and others started to refer to them as husband and wife, it is reasonable to speculate that they got their marriage certificate without a wedding ceremony, possibly so that she and her kids can profit off the government benefits Sakunoshin receives as a human (but of course not only for that, they loved each other for reals before that).
* HumanMomNonHumanDad: Inverted for Natsuki: human dad, non-human mom.
* HumanShield: After Sakura said she bribed Mudagami with a photo of Naoko during work-out (she apparently used pantyshots of Natsuki for the same purpose before) and showed said photo, Naoko threatened to kill her with some kinda bazooka, so she hid behind Natsuki.
* TheIdiotFromOsaka: Sakura. Her Osakan accent is so thick even non-Japanese speakers can tell the difference from how other characters talk. The dub used an over the top Scarlet O'Hara southern accent.
* IncompatibleOrientation: In the manga, Natsuki tried to seduce a prison guard, but the guard declined with saying he was gay.
* InterspeciesRomance: More like lust.
* InterplayOfSexAndViolence:
** Tommy is a masochist and wanted to give Poe red heels so she may walk on him with them. He is also shown being in a bound in a net by an humanoid female spider and makes out with her off-screen. He has also a master-slave relationship with Fonne.
** Sakunoshin mistook the mating season for an ongoing war until Sakura did some mating with him.
* InvoluntaryShapeshifter: If Batenen experiences strong feelings such as sexual arousal, he transforms into a slightly more monstrous werewolf form (longer claws, more pronounced wolfish facial features and so on). He also sometimes starts to howl, growl, pant and get bloodshot eyes.
* KissingCousins: Tommy and Batanen are cousins. In the manga, one of Tommy's very first scenes features Batanen dragging him a shower to [[UnusualEuphemism blow off some steam]].
* LawEnforcementInc: It's unclear if all police are bounty hunters or not; there are signs of an official police force, but it isn't really expanded on.
* LivingWeapon: Natsuki has weird hamster- or mouse-like creatures called Fujin and Raijin that turn into bracelets and release powerful lightning bolts. They're not only heed Natsuki's conscious commands, but also react to [[EmpathicWeapon strong emotions or even nightmares she has]], can detect threats against Natsuki on their own (e.g. a Sakura trying to attack her in her sleep to steal her powers) and are affected by their user getting intoxicated. Sakura also has a similar weapon (she calls them "parasites", even though they don't seem to parasitize on Natsuki, but have a mutually beneficial relationship) and is surprised hat Natsuki can wield two instead of just one.
* LoyalAnimalCompanion: Natsuki's cat, Bob. Inverted in that Bob is actually ''older'' than she is, and is her legal guardian when her father is away.
* KansaiRegionalAccent: Sakura's is ''especially'' thick! Even non-Japanese speakers can tell it from the way everyone else in the anime talks.
* MadeOfBologna: While there a few characters getting killed on-screen, no gore or even blood is seen (and if blood is shown, then only very briefly), even they are shown to be shot through multiple times.
* {{Magitek}}: Peau uses [[ElementalEmbodiment water elementals]] to animate [[MechaMooks police robots]] (who only in the English dub sound like [[RoboSpeak stereotypical robots]], in the original Japanese audio track they have normal voices but sounding as if they're coming from an old telephone or door phone).
* MayDecemberRomance: Natsuki is 17; Batanen is 35. Though maybe this doesn't really count, since Batanen is an immortal werewolf. Really, it's a wonder he's only that old, he could just as easily have been in his hundreds, like Sakura, who is hardly more mature than Natsuki.
* MayflyDecemberRomance: Sakura and Sakunoshin.
* MistakenForGay: When Sakura moved in to Natsuki, the beekeepers at their favorite bar thought they were lesbians despite Sakura denying it.
* MuggingTheMonster: Some literal monsters wanted to extract a "toll" from Sakunoshin, but didn't knew that he was a highly competent swordsman.
* MundaneFantastic
* NWordPrivileges: It seems that a human using the word "monster" is seen as very rude, but other non-human sentients such as Mudagami (a minor god) using it seems to be acceptable.
* NippleAndDimed:
** While in the anime and manga Sakura tried to eat Natsuki's pyjama-clad ass a couple of times, in the manga she also one time stripped off Natsuki's pyjama-shirt and tried to eat her naked breast. She also once got drunk on a party and tried to eat Natsuki again, which [[GirlOnGirlIsHot Batenen and Tommy found realy hot]].
** There have been other instances of topless in the manga such as women in strip clubs or Batenen's one night stand.
* [[ObfuscatingStupidity Obfuscating Ditziness]]: Natsuki is probably the single most powerful magic user in the world, but you'd never realize it under her fangirlism and ditziness.
* {{Orichalcum}}: Natsuki's sword. It's also used for ammo and guns.
* OverlyLongName: Sakura Bokuseiinmonzeninari. Dare you to say that 3 times fast.
* PerpetualPoverty: The company's finances need to be tightened up.
* PettingZooPeople: The 10% variety and, bizarrely, the more zoomorphic kinds, even on the same family tree.
* RagingStiffie: When Mudagami proposed an absurdly {{stripperiffic}} costume for his female employees, Batenen imagined Natsuki wearing it and got a boner in the manga from it. In the animé, it was just a {{nosebleed}}.
* ReadingYourRights: Used word-for-word, but PlayedForLaughs when Natsuki has to [[RealityIsUnrealistic check her card]] to remind herself of how to finish it.
* ReallySevenHundredYearsOld: Sakura is 191 years old. Since she looks 19, it is suggested Kitsune just age very slowly.
* ReincarnationRomance: Sakura is the reincarnation of Sakunoshin's lover.
* ShockAndAwe: Natsuki's power.
* ShoutOut:
** Kondo calls Natsuki "HelloKitty" on page 18 of volume 1, when the two meet for the first time. After [[DeadpanSnarker snarking]] about being partnered with the {{catgirl}}, of course.
** Natsuki has several cats, but [[http://imgur.com/NeYVrbz the cat taking up most of the screentime]] looks very similar to the sidekick of SailorMoon.
** Batanen looks very similar to the mutant kangaroos from TankGirl.
** Natuski has TheScream ([[http://imgur.com/NoQ7t1W screencap]]) when she hears how much it costs to even set foot into a realy, really expensive clothing store.
** [[http://imgur.com/gsLsUdQ The cashier in the snack stall in episode #18]] looks like a clone of [[http://dragonball.wikia.com/wiki/Oolong Oolong]] from DragonBall.
** When Natsuki begins to feel the effects of being in heat, the line that forms behind Batanen includes [[Anime/TenchiMuyo Sasami]] of all people.
* SitCom: Despite having some of the trappings of a PoliceProcedural, the series is this.
* SlaveryIsASpecialKindOfEvil: The mushroom guys gang traffic [[WouldHurtAChild human children]] to rich non-human folks as pets (in the manga, also as [[ToServeMan snacks]]). That makes Natsuki very angry and warrants the response of the official police and their water spirit-animated robots.
** The guy Sakura and Natsuki fought before Sakunoshin came via [[TimeTravel time warp]] and killed him engaged in the combination of two "[[RapeIsASpecialKindOfEvil special evils]]": He sold women into [[SexSlave forced prostitution]], threatened to do the same to Sakura and Natsuki, but not before raping them first ("sampling the merchandise").
* SpaceJews: Sakura is from Osaka, and a Kitsune to boot, ''ergo'' she is a crafty trickster spirit that robs and [[CannibalismSuperpower kills]] people to absorb their powers, and is a stingy haggler of epic proportions.
* TheSpartanWay: How Tommy conducts his swimming lessons, not even his wife and children are safe.
* SpellMyNameWithAnS: Tommy/Tomy, Poe/Peau, Samantha/Samansa etc.
* SuicideAttack: Kasumi tried to kill her father that way to give Sakunoshin the time to escape ([[spoiler:[[TimeTravel he was flung into the future instead]] and she survived to sire one of the ancestors of Sakura, Sakunoshin's girlfriend/wife and mother of his children]]).
* SunglassesAtNight: Batanen.
* SuperDrowningSkills: For a water/ice elemental, Poe can't swim for crap. This is actually justified as [[MundaneUtility she used her powers to keep herself out of the water]], similar to Saber in VisualNovel/FateHollowAtaraxia.
* TenMinuteRetirement: Happens to Natsuki.
* UnexplainedAccent: For some reason, Nupu is portrayed having a British accent/dialect in the English dub.
* VoodooDoll: When Sakura mistakenly believed, that [[spoiler:Sakunoshin raped her while she was unconscious]], she created a voodoo doll of him to have her revenge.
* WhatMeasureIsANonCute

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