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Old Feb 22, 2013, 12:33 PM
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Originally Posted by Secret Squirrel View Post
So we may need to add one or more new platforms for things that are not covered by [Movie, Series, OVA]. The TV special is something that is the size of an episode, not as long as a movie, and is standalone. Is there a general term we could use to describe something like that, or is Movie general enough to describe any video that is completely self-contained?

Music Video is an interesting one, though maybe it fits under the same classification.
TV specials aren't always one episode so I don't think movie would fit. Here's an example of a 2-episode TV special soundtrack.

Here's the full list of classifications that all the popular anime database sites use:
TV (Series)
OVA
Movie
Web (Series)
TV Special
Music Video

Aside from missing the last two, I notice we do not distinguish between TV and Web (unless in the notes).
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