Anime fans have voted to determine the best Shaft anime, with the top spot a predictable battle between recent blockbusters Madoka and Bakemonogatari.
The ranking, based on votes from over 2,000 Shaft fans and with votes for multiple seasons merged:
9. Maria Holic
Although the placement of Madoka and Bakemonogatari was hardly in doubt, despairing fans will be heartened to see just how closely Zetsubou-sensei trailed them – 362 votes to Bakemonogatari’s 370 and Madoka’s 383, with ef some distance behind with 261.