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Those anime all anime fans should know, as judged by anime fans, have been subject to rankification – and not surprisingly it emerges that all should know of the power of moe…

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  • Anonymous commented on June 19, 2013 22:07

    Fails for absence of: 1) Tetsuwan Atom (Astroboy). Tezuka's masterpiece. Re-imagined twice. Both brilliantly. 2) Space Battleship Yamato (Star Blazers). As popular in Japan as Star Trek is in the US and currently having its original... More

  • Anonymous commented on November 17, 2012 23:41

    lol mate, don't hate the anime, hate the post and the person compiling it.... More


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As if it were not already plain enough how much the tastes of American anime fans differ to those of the Japanese, a survey of what the Japanese think of the USA’s “Top 30 Anime Classics” confirms it in no uncertain terms, with Ghost in the Shell and Akira yet again losing out to such genre classics as Pokemon, although it seems virtually everyone can agree on the greatness of Ghibli.

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  • Anonymous commented on October 31, 2012 02:01

    I dunno About you But Classic would Include Kimagure orange road, Maison Ikkoku,And code geass for me. the SOL animes i like are from the 80s the current ones are so fucking awful k-on for... More

  • Anonymous commented on September 17, 2012 22:21

    Trigun, good, the others, not my type. Also really don't like crayon shin-chan. Everything else is good in my book...except the obscure names most americans had to google to find the romanized version... D. Gray-man... More


Top 10 Most Pernicious Gateway Anime

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Anime fans have rendered their highly unscientific verdict as to which anime are the worst offenders when it comes to turning scores of hapless anime viewers into creepy otaku – and pinning the blame firmly on giant robots, mahou shoujo and moeblobs.

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  • Anonymous commented on December 28, 2012 01:29

    It's creepier if the hands aren't washed.... More

  • Anonymous commented on August 16, 2012 02:52

    My first animes were Pokemon, Dragon Ball, etc, but what really got me into M&A was Evangelion... but manga version XD... More


Asuka Langley Entry Plug Figure

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Asuka fanciers looking for the ultimate expression of Langley adulation need look no further than Vertex’s December 2012 release of a huge 1/6 figure of Asuka Langley from Rebuild of Evangelion in her entry plug, articulated and even possessing some LEDs for those who love such gadgetry.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 20, 2012 18:42

    but it is the WRONG plug suit, the old school style, not the new improved one.... More

  • Shima-kun989 commented on July 20, 2012 18:09

    not enough <3... More


Top 25 Science Fiction Anime

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Anime fans have supplied a ranking of their favourite science fiction anime – and whilst the kind of “science fiction” they typically rejoice over is likely to leave science fiction buffs with their heads in their hands, considered as anime it forms rather respectable selection…

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  • Anonymous commented on September 23, 2012 19:06

    Gurren lagann... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 18, 2012 00:22

    The only things I'd even remotely would consider sci-fi would be NGE and Ghost in the Shell: SAC. Then again if you take science fiction litteral I guess little humanoid pupptes jumping around on a circular... More


Top 25 Boy Voicing Female Seiyuu

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The fact that young boys in anime are overwhelmingly voiced by female seiyuu has given rise to this unusual ranking, looking at just who manages the best boyish shonen voices…

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  • Pyrus commented on July 11, 2012 16:36

    Soooo....Japanese men are good at looking like women & Japanese women are good at sounding like men. Are things alright like this?... More

  • Anonymous commented on July 11, 2012 11:31

    Where is Ryoko Shiraishi? i love her voice in Hayate the combat butler series.... More


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From an illustration by Yoshiyuki Sadamoto comes a figure of Evangelion‘s Mari Illustrious Makinami in her green plugsuit, by none other than Kotobukiya.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2012 04:13

    I WANT! DAT MARI!... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2012 02:40

    If I was to put a age restriction on it, I'd say it's more for teens, but there isn't too much to keep small kids from watching it, other than will they understand what's going... More


Miku Dominates Super GT Again

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Miku fans are rejoicing with the news that her BMW sped to victory yet again at the latest Super GT GT300, with second place taken up by Evangelion’s car. Meanwhile, Ika Musume was not having a good day and only placed 17th…

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  • Sazuko Toriyama commented on May 8, 2012 15:07

    Miku Banzai~!!!... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 7, 2012 23:39

    squid girl strikes again... More


Evangelion NERV Car Navigation System Unveiled

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Car-owning Evangelion fans not satisfied with only having a NERV phone can now augment their piloting skills with the Evangelion Portable Navi, a fully voiced Neon Genesis Evangelion themed GPS car navigation device, finally allowing them to drive themselves into the sea in style.

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  • Anonymous commented on April 25, 2012 01:05

    Or they just don't have a Japanese font. Tore would be the proper form of the verb, as it's an Imperative. Toru would be, "to take", you're stating that they are currently taking your money,... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 16, 2012 03:32

    nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...nigecha dame da...... More


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Those anime characters whose brave sacrifice for the entertainment of the teeming multitudes of anime fans proved most memorable, moving or simply plain heartbreaking have been memorialised in this most mortifying of rankings.

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  • Anonymous commented on March 20, 2013 17:16

    No one thinks jiraiya's death was sad??? really??... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 14, 2013 16:04

    Six kids drown in that pool O.o... More


Top 25 Epoch-Making Anime

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Anime fans sought to provide a ranking of the most influential, historic and memorable anime ever to grace the medium, resulting in a rather impressive list of undisputed classics both new and old.

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  • Anonymous commented on September 29, 2013 18:01

    Being influenced by something doesn't mean that something had greater influence though. Otherwise let's just trace back to the beginning of drawings or something equally ridiculous.... More

  • Anonymous commented on September 29, 2013 17:58

    Not like that last part means much, almost anything is influenced by something. The list didn't say anything about not being influenced as a requirement to be in it. That being said, I think it's a... More


Top 25 Most Depressing Anime Ever

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The most horrendously depressing anime ever have been solemnly ranked by ashen-faced anime fans in this list, showing most are still reeling from a certain recent magical girl massacre of truly historic proportions.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2013 00:20

    Some of these are depressing because of how bad they are...Victory Gundam,Umineko(when compared to the Visual Novel)... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 30, 2012 22:46

    Why isn't Angel Beats in the list?... More


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