"Nothing really happens, but in a really good way."-
Sayaka Ohara, voice of Alicia in ARIA
Iyashikei (癒し系) is Japanese for “healing”, a term used for anime and manga created with the specific purpose of having a healing or soothing effect on the audience. Works of this kind often involve alternative realities with little to no conflict, emphasizing nature and the little delights in life.