Some words of caution before you go fully into the process of getting an anime tattoo:
Do lots of research on the world of anime before you finalize you anime tattoo design. You definitely do not want to choose one just because you liked the look of it to only find later on that the anime you have means something that you don’t want to be associated with.
Ensure that the anime tattoo that you are getting today will be as appealing to you in the time to come. Sometimes we find that what we fancied in the past may not be as appealing to us in the present. In fact it could be something that you loathe in the current times as it becomes somewhat of a social embarrassment.
Getting a tattoo is definitely a lot of investment not only of money but also your skin , your self and your time. Such decisions are not to be taken lightly or on a whim. This means look at what the tattoo means to you. Does it mean something more than an adornment on your skin? Does it have any symbolic significance and if so what? Many people claim that anime tattoos mean the traditional Japanese values that the represent. But you need to be sure before you proceed.