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Most popular anime

Post by retroactiv » Sat Sep 22, 2007 11:59 pm

Hi, I was just wondering what are the most popular/ renowned anime. I'm guessing titles like Evangelion, Naruto and Bleach are in the list (pokemon, digimon, sailormoon I suppose are widely known, but I'm more interested in anime of a higher quality).

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Post by Rar » Sun Sep 23, 2007 2:42 am

Sazae-san.

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Post by DeathByNeko » Sun Sep 23, 2007 8:42 pm

lucky star =)

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Post by Triper » Wed Sep 26, 2007 10:12 pm

Most Famous - Dragon Ball Z

Most notable work - Ghibli Movies

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Post by huggy » Sat Sep 29, 2007 8:10 am

i suppose Akira, which may not be as popular now but it pretty much triggered the widespread release of anime in the uk, as for other series, ones that seem to get commented on fairly regularly would be "the melancholy of suzumia haruhi", "elfen lied", "Ranma 1/2", "tenchi muyo", these last two for definite as they are big series and another season of tenchi muyo came out maybe a year ago so its still pretty popular

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Post by narutaru » Thu Oct 04, 2007 7:11 am

Famous Ghibli movies: My Neighbor Totora, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, Howl's Moving Castle, Laputa, Nausicaa, Porco Rosco, and Kiki's Delivery Service.

Famous Other movies: Evangelion, Final Fantasy Spirits Within, Final Fantasy Advent Children, Beyond the Clouds, Millenium Actress, Grave of the Fireflies, Perfect Blue

Crappiest anime movie I ever watched in whole: Arion

Famous anime:

Random: Azumanga Daioh, Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuutsu, Doraemon, Kaleido Star,
Sci-fi: Evangelion, Gundam Wing, Last Exile, Crest of the Stars (my favorite anime is Crest -_-)
Romance/Harem: Love Hina, Tenchi Muyo OVA, Maison Ikkoku, Kimagure Orange Road, Kimi ga Nozomu Eien,
Hentai: La Blue Girl (haha, it's true though)
Action: X TV, Ninja Scroll, Rurouni Kenshin, Cowboy Bebop
Adventure: Escaflowne, Fushigi Yuugi, El Hazard, Now and Then Here and There, Slayers, Juuni Kokki
Magical Girl: Cardcaptor Sakura, Magic Knight Rayearth, Pretty Sammy, Sailor Moon
Famous for being bad: Akane Maniax, Chrono Trigger, Final Fantasy Legend of the Crystals

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Post by Paradigma89 » Thu Oct 04, 2007 3:43 pm

Death Note

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Post by HiEv » Tue Oct 09, 2007 1:22 pm

I'm surprised "Fullmetal Alchemist" hasn't been mentioned yet. One of the highest rated widely viewed anime on AniDB. "InuYasha" is another one I'm surprised hasn't been mentioned yet. (Being shown on Cartoon Network helped a lot in making both of them famous.)

And if you want infamous instead of famous, "Eiken" has a legendary amount of fan service. If you watch "Eiken" you will either love it for its over-the-top nature, or hate it for the same reason, there is no in-between.

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Post by Roderig » Sat Oct 13, 2007 3:33 am

No Trigun? I'm surprised. Of course it may be me cause I watched it in conjunction with Cowboy Bebop, which in itself is amazing. But, yeah, Trigun.

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