My Favourite Anime

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1.
Texhnolyze (2003 TV Series)
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In a man-made underground society, descendants of a banished generation vie for control of the crumbling city of Lux...
 
2.
Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995 TV Series)
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A teenage boy finds himself recruited as a member of an elite team of pilots by his father. (24 mins.)
 
3.
Mushi-Shi (2005 TV Series)
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They are neither plants nor animals. They differ from other forms of life such as the micro-organisms and the fungi... (25 mins.)
 
4.
Gasaraki (1998 TV Series)
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The US and fictional Middle-Eastern Belgistan are at war. The US takes heavy loses when Belgistan uses their giant robots, but they get help in military aid from Japan including a superb giant robot and its Japanese pilot.
 
5.
When They Cry (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The story of a group of young friends and the mysterious events that occur in the rural village of Hinamizawa. (24 mins.)
 
6.
When They Cry: Kai (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The young group of friends in the town of Hinamizawa continue to have terrible conflicts with one another in their never ending summer of 1983... (25 mins.)
 
7.
Elfen Lied (2004 TV Series)
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Two university students come across a seemingly harmless girl named Lucy, unaware that she's actually a mutant serial killer with a split personality. (24 mins.)
Director: Akira Iwanaga
 
8.
Baccano! (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A crazy fantasy caper involving alchemists, immortals, gangsters, outlaws and an elixir of immortality, spread over several decades. (25 mins.)
Director: Takahiro Ômori
 
9.
Boogiepop Never Laughs: Boogiepop Phantom (2000 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A light in the sky, followed by a strange aura and grisly murders. Each character tells their own connection... (288 mins.)
 
10.
Key: The Metal Idol (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Tokiko "Key" Mima's is a completely human looking robot that lives in a farming valley in present day Japan...
Director: Hiroaki Satô
 
11.
Serial Experiments Lain (1998 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of "The Wired". (24 mins.)
 
12.
Natsume yûjinchô (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
When Natsume Takashi inherits a book that belonged to his late grandmother he realizes the book is filled with the names of spirits she defeated and bound to her will. He then decides to return their names so they can be free once again.
 
13.
Gantz (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A group of people are resurrected from their deaths by a mysterious black ball called GANTZ to combat alien criminals hiding on Earth. (22 mins.)
Director: Ichirô Itano
 
14.
Infinite Ryvius (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Over 400 teenagers are stranded without adult supervision aboard a prototype space battleship after their astronaut training school is sabotaged by an outside group.
 
15.
Speed Grapher (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
One man will capture the heart of a woman, and destroy the foundations of society. (25 mins.)
 
16.
Darker Than Black (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In Tokyo, an impenetrable field known as "Hell's Gate" appeared ten years ago. At the same time, psychics... (24 mins.)
 
17.
Shiki (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When many deaths occur in the quiet village of Sotoba, Doctor Toshio Ozaki initially suspects an epidemic but soon becomes convinced that something else is causing them.
Director: Tetsuro Amino
 
18.
Welcome to the NHK! (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
This surreal dramedy follows Satou Tatsuhiro as he attempts to escape the evil machinations of the NHK.
 
19.
Steins;Gate (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
After discovering time travel, a university student and his colleagues must use their knowledge of it to stop an evil organization and their diabolical plans. (24 mins.)
 
20.
Monster (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
A brilliant neurosurgeon living in Germany finds his life in utter turmoil after getting involved with a psychopath that was once a former patient. (24 mins.)
Director: Masayuki Kojima
 
21.
Paranoia Agent (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Seemingly unconnected citizens of Tokyo are targeted for bludgeoning by a boy with a golden baseball bat. As detectives try to link the victims, they discover that following the assaults, the victims' lives have improved in some way. (30 mins.)
 
22.
Blue Gender (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The year is 2031, and after being in cold-sleep for twenty-two years, Yuji Kaido wakes up in the middle... (25 mins.)
 
23.
Cowboy Bebop (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
The futuristic misadventures and tragedies of an easygoing bounty hunter and his partners. (24 mins.)
 
24.
Flag (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Kazuo Terada
 
25.
Hellsing Ultimate (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The vampire Alucard and his newly sired ward Seras tries to protect England from a war-crazed SS-Major who seeks to start an eternal war with his vampire army. (50 mins.)
 
26.
Shadow Star Narutaru (2003 TV Series)
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(25 mins.)
Director: Toshiaki Iino
 
27.
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003 TV Series)
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The Elric brothers' deciding to perform a forbidden human transmutation to bring their dead mother back, they end up losing their bodies. Now Edward must find the chemical privileges to restore their body back. (24 mins.)
 
28.
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (2002 TV Series)
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The futuristic adventures of a female cyborg counter intelligence agent and her support team. (24 mins.)
 
29.
FLCL (2000 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A 12-year old boy named Naota one day meets a strange woman, riding a Vespa and wielding a big guitar. As soon as she appears, mysterious things start happening. (151 mins.)
 
30.
Kaiba (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In a futuristic dystopian world where memories are literally stored, bought and sold and rich have all the privileges, a young amnesiac is trying to find out who he is.
 
31.
Haibane renmei (2002 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A young girl is reborn as an angel-like creature called a haibane, with no memory of who she once was. (25 mins.)
 
32.
Now and Then, Here and There (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A Japanese boy named Shu tries to save a strange girl, Lala Ru, from kidnappers and is transported to...
 
33.
Shigofumi (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
 
34.
Death Note (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
An intelligent high school student goes on a secret crusade to eliminate criminals from the world after discovering a notebook capable of killing anyone whose name is written into it. (24 mins.)
 
35.
Gungrave (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Gungrave follows the story of best friends Brandon Heat and Harry MacDowell as they join and rise in...
 
36.
Tengen toppa gurren lagann (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Two friends, Simon and Kamina, become the symbols of rebellion against the powerful Spiral King, who forced mankind into subterranean villages. (24 mins.)
 
37.
Kino's Journey (2003 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Young world-weary sharpshooter girl Kino and her talking inquisitive motorcycle Hermes travel around her unusual world, visiting various city-states for three days each to learn about their culture, history and ruling philosophy.
 
38.
X (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates... (24 mins.)
 
39.
Genshiken (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The misadventures of the close-knit members of a small anime/manga club on a college campus.
 
40.
Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
The adventures of a young wandering swordsman who stumbles upon a struggling martial arts school in Meiji era Japan. (24 mins.)
 
41.
Ghost Hound (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The experiences of three boys who have had traumatic experiences in childhood from which they have learned to transfer their souls to a parallel world known as the "Unseen World". (25 mins.)
 
42.
Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan: Tsuioku Hen (1999 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
In the era of Japan's Meiji Restoration, an assassin regains his humanity. (118 mins.)
 
43.
Berserk (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Guts is a skilled swordsman who joins forces with a mercenary group named 'The Band of the Hawk', lead by the charismatic Griffith, and fights with them as they battle their way into the royal court. (22 mins.)
 
44.
The Count of Monte Cristo (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Trying to escape his uneventful life, Albert, the son of a renowned general from Paris, makes a journey with his friend Franz... (24 mins.)
Director: Mahiro Maeda
 
45.
Perfect Blue (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past. (81 mins.)
Director: Satoshi Kon
 
46.
Aoi Bungaku Series (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Aoi Bungaku is a 12 episode anime series that is comprised of adaptations of six Japanese literary classics... (22 mins.)
 
47.
Casshern Sins (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The world is falling apart and Casshern is to blame. He is said to have killed a robot named "Luna"... (24 mins.)
 
48.
Kôkaku kidôtai: Stand Alone Complex Solid State Society (2006 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A.D. 2034. It has been two years since Motoko Kusanagi left Section 9. Togusa is now the new leader of the team... (108 mins.)
Director: Kenji Kamiyama
 
49.
Gilgamesh (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Set in a future where the sky has been changed into a giant mirror, two teenage children are caught in a struggle between a group of super-powered beings and a mysterious woman's team of children aiming to stop them.
 
50.
Claymore (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In a world rife with deadly creatures called "youma", a young silver eyed woman, Clare, works on behalf... (24 mins.)
 
51.
Another (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A young man named, Koichi Sakakibara, transfers to a new school where he finds himself drawn into a mystery involving a mysterious girl and a series of gruesome deaths.
 
52.
Hell Girl (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
When someone wants revenge, they post about it on a special website at midnight. Then Hell Girl appears to do their bidding.
 
53.
Armitage III (1995 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In the year 2046, a cop and his female android partner called Armitage, part of the latest android line known as "class III" models that look, act and feel human, investigate illegal manufacture of class III androids on colonized Mars. (140 mins.)
 
54.
Dead Leaves (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two awaken on Earth with no recollection of their past and embark on a devastating crime spree but are sent to an infamous lunar penitentiary named Dead Leaves. (55 mins.)
 
55.
Tekkonkinkreet (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In Treasure Town, life can be both peaceful and violent. This is never truer than for our heroes, Black and White... (111 mins.)
Director: Maikeru Ariasu
 
56.
Mind Game (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
After a deadly encounter with two yakuza, a loser with a crush on his childhood girlfriend goes to heaven and back, embarking on a psychedelic self-discovery experience with her and his friends. (103 mins.)
 
57.
Crest of the Stars (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
 
58.
The Twelve Kingdoms (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
High school student Yoko Nakajima is approached by a strange man who claims he's been searching for her and that she is the rightful ruler of his kingdom.
 
59.
Planetes (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
In the year 2075, mankind has reached a point where journeying between Earth, the moon and the space stations is part of daily life...
 
60.
Colorful (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A sinful spirit is granted the opportunity to prove worthy for rebirth, inhabiting the body of a student who killed himself. (126 mins.)
Director: Keiichi Hara
 
61.
Hell Girl: Two Mirrors (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Ai Enma once again returns as the Jigoku Shoujo, who uses Jigoku Tsuushin (Hell Hotline) to allow people to post their grudges on their tormentors...
Director: Takahiro Ômori
 
62.
Redline (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A story about the most popular racing event in the galaxy, the Redline, and the various racers who compete in it. (102 mins.)
Director: Takeshi Koike
 
63.
Spirited Away (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
During her family's move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts. (125 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
64.
Princess Mononoke (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
On a journey to find the cure for a Tatarigami's curse, Ashitaka finds himself in the middle of a war between the forest gods and Tatara, a mining colony. In this quest he also meets San, the Mononoke Hime. (134 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
65.
Puella Magi Madoka Magica (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A creature named Kyubey offers to grant Madoka a wish if she becomes a 'magical girl' and fights grotesque witches. A magical girl named Homura tries to stop this agreement, and the true nature of the contract with Kyubey is revealed. (24 mins.)
 
66.
Black Jack: The Movie (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
The adventures of the unlicensed but genius doctor Black Jack, who encounters extraordinary people and phenomena as he attends to unusual medical cases. (90 mins.)
 
67.
Alien Nine (2001 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Otani Yuri, much to her disgust, has been elected by her class for alien fighting duty. Together with Tonime Kasumi... (30 mins.)
 
68.
The Wind Rises (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A look at the life of Jiro Horikoshi, the man who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II. (126 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
69.
Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
An apocalyptic look at the possibility of an earthquake of magnitude 7 or greater striking the Tokyo area... (23 mins.)
 
70.
Attack on Titan (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
After his hometown is destroyed and his mother is killed, young Eren Jaegar vows to cleanse the earth of the giant humanoid Titans that have brought humanity to the brink of extinction. (24 mins.)
 
71.
Mushishi: Zoku-Sho (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
They existed long before anyone can remember. They are simple and strange in nature, not resembling any other plant or animal in this world... (24 mins.)
 
72.
Parasyte: The Maxim (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
17-year-old Shinichi Izumi is partially infected by a Parasyte, monsters that butcher and consume humans. He must learn to co-exist with the creature if he is to survive both the life of a Parasyte and human, as part monster, part person. (22 mins.)
 
73.
XXXHOLiC (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Kimihiro Watanuki, a high-schooler, is troubled by monsters and spirits who are magically attracted to him...
 
74.
Requiem from the Darkness (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Tired of writing riddles for children, Yamaoka Momosuke plans on gathering spooky and gruesome stories... (24 mins.)
 
75.
Mushishi: Zoku-Sho (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
They existed long before anyone can remember. They are simple and strange in nature, not resembling any other plant or animal in this world... (24 mins.)
 
76.
Bokura no (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In a summer vacation, a group of 15 children discovered a mysterious man living in a seashore cave, along with his high-tech gadgets...
 
77.
Erased (2016 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
29 year old Satoru Fujinuma is sent back in time 18 years to prevent the events leading to his mother's death, which began with a series of kidnappings in his 5th grade year. (30 mins.)
Director: Tomohiko Ito