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 2, 2014 00:24

    DBZ is 8... More

  • 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


“Outrageous!” – K-ON! Movie Denied Top Academy Award

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K-ON!’s legion of fans are expressing their outrage and dejection at the K-ON! movie missing out on the top Academy Prize for Animation, with the “Most Excellent” prize for animation instead going to Kokurikozaka Kara and K-ON! being stuck with a mere “Excellence” prize.

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  • Anonymous commented on March 7, 2012 06:38

    Alert guys, we have a single K-ON tard who has 8 to 9 accounts in this forum so he can downvote any opinion that is degrading to K-ON. His parents must be so proud. ... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 7, 2012 00:25

    Guess what guys, there is a single dude in this forum who has 8 accounts to downvote anyone who hates K-ON, just saying. I think he is having the time of his life btw. Also anon... More


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So much does Studio Ghibli want no part in the unnatural evils of nuclear power that it has proclaimed it wants to produce anime using non-nuclear electricity.

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  • Dirty_Dingus008 commented on June 20, 2011 12:40

    James camoron can get butts in the seats for most of his movies, but it doesn't excuse the fucking hypocrisy he dribbles out with his "save gaia" shit. You should youtube a look at his... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 20, 2011 00:51

    You can count whole japan as fault line.... More


Top 10 Tearjerker Anime

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Japanese anime fans forced to admit which anime reduced them to tears supply an intensely tragic ranking sure to wet the eyes of even the sternest anime aficionado.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 26, 2011 23:17

    80% of the characters die in the last 2 episodes.... More

  • Anonymous commented on May 28, 2011 23:41

    According to anidb Elfen Lied has 12k votes, NGE and Bebop have 10k votes. It's absolute maximum with 1/5 margin.... More


Top 10 Most Tightly Bound Anime Siblings

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Japanese anime and manga fans asked which brother and sister characters they consider to exhibit the tightest familial bonds provide a list refreshingly devoid of the improbable quasi-incestuous relationships so beloved of late-night anime and ecchi manga.

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  • Anonymous commented on May 6, 2012 09:34

    The vampire twins from Black lagoon.. Anyone?!... More

  • Anonymous commented on February 16, 2012 21:30

    the siblings from Chocotto Sister & Scrapped Princess are excellent too...... More


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Famed Ghibli director Hayao Miyazaki’s hatred of technology has lately taken on a distinctly survivalist tone – now he is fulminating about how modern technology is robbing the poor children of such crucial life skills such as fire-making and flint-knapping.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2011 01:07

    no it's not. specialization equals wealth... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 18, 2011 01:04

    I'll be sure to buy the spoons and forks you make in your shed then, at an attractive price adjusted of course.... More


Top 10 Anime Movies of All Time

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Japan’s top cinema rag Kinema Junpo has published a list of the best anime movies of all time.

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  • Anonymous commented on September 29, 2013 03:23

    summer wars have a great plot and deserve to be seen but the artistic realisation is shitty ,TV anime quality for me (with just a little better animation)... More

  • Anonymous commented on September 29, 2013 01:16

    sorry but lupin III is better than akira[b]for you[/b] for me akira is better than everything else in this top10 but i'm ok if it's not classed in first position cogliostro is great and deserve beeing in top... More


Nausicaa, American Style

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Classic Ghibli anime Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind, or “Warriors of the Wind” as early releases were called, seems to yield some insight into national character by way of a comparison of its theatrical posters…

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  • alidan commented on July 23, 2010 14:25

    i read it as billion, if i misread that than my bad. and as for military spending, i can actually explain that to some extent. granted i fucking hate how much we spend. see what america strives... More

  • erochichi commented on July 23, 2010 05:58

    My comment did not appear to edit, so "maga" in my comment means "manga".... More


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Hayao Miyazaki, of Studio Ghibli fame, has launched into one of his trademark rambling tirades against the ills of technology, likening “iWhatever” users to “chronic onanists.”

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  • Anonymous commented on January 3, 2014 07:03

    creation doesn't need supporters if you want an iwhatever, create your own, don't buy from other people if you want a bed, create your own I think that's what he meant... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 7, 2012 21:32

    The iPad was nothing new. In fact, Apple hasn't come up with anything actually new since 1993 - when they introduced the Newton, the original portable touch-screen computer. And Steve Jobs was subhuman;... More


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The winner of a newly instituted prize for disabled artists was stripped of her title after it became apparent she had plagiarised a Studio Ghibli character; the judges, including an art professor and two gallery bosses, apparently suspected but awarded the prize anyway, whilst the organisers pointed out that they had not actually explicitly prohibited plagiarism.

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  • Anonymous commented on August 8, 2012 07:38

    There'd be a lot of mosaics in that hentai...... More

  • Anonymous commented on March 15, 2010 06:01

    Sighhhh, been seeing a lot of this lately... If you take all works of art and look at all of them, you are gonna find things that look similar or even the same, even if... More


Ghibli’s Karigurashi no Arrietty Adapts “The Borrowers”

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Studio Ghibli has announced its next movie will be an anime adaptation of famous children’s story “The Borrowers,” to be entitled Karigurashi no Arrietty with a theatrical release due in 2010.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 3, 2010 17:17

    Ah, I see what you did there. Well played, Sir.... More

  • Unicogirl commented on December 29, 2009 05:23

    I'm going to predict how this adaptation will go. The female character will act exactly like Ghibli's previous female characters. She will also look like Ghibli's previous female characters, only more obviously white. Then comes the usual... More


PM Hatoyama Huge Fan of Ecchi Manga I”s

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New Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama has confessed to being an avid fan of manga and anime, mentioning the notoriously erotic manga I”s as a favourite, and saying that he thinks government should promote and not restrict manga and anime.

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  • Anonymous commented on August 15, 2013 10:55

    col... More

  • Anonymous commented on November 16, 2009 06:13

    I read I''s one time. I'd say it's much more a romance story with the guys random sexual thoughts of his beloved and not so much eroge. More like a romance novel made for guys, and... More


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