Favourite Anime by Year

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1.
Kimba the White Lion (1965 TV Series)
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(24 mins.)
Director: Eiichi Yamamoto
 
2.
Kimba, the White Lion (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
(75 mins.)
Director: Eiichi Yamamoto
 
3.
Speed Racer (1967 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Teenager Gô Mifune aspires to be the world's best race-car champion with the help of his friends, family and his father's high-tech race-car, the Mach 5. (30 mins.)
 
4.
Judo Boy (1969 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(24 mins.)
 
5.
Tomorrow's Joe (1970 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Tange is a frustrated fighter with poorly life, he loses his eyesight and also his disciple.Passing by a town one day he meets Joe Yabuki... (30 mins.)
 
6.
Rupan sansei (1971 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The adventures of the master thief Lupin III and his cohorts as they dive into various escapades, all the while in pursuit by the tenacious Inspector Zenigata. (23 mins.)
Director: Masaaki Ôsumi
 
7.
Gatchaman (1972 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A team of bird-themed superhero ninjas battle the menace of Galactor, a technologically advanced international terrorist organization determined to conquer the world. (25 mins.)
 
8.
Great Mazinger (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The series begins after the battle against Dr. Hell with attacks from the Warrior Beasts. With the Mazinger Z overwhelmed by this new threat... (30 mins.)
 
9.
The Arabian Nights: Adventures of Sinbad (1975 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A brave young boy from Iraq fights evil forces and evil to save the day ! (24 mins.)
 
10.
Lupin the 3rd (1977 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The master thief Lupin III and his cronies continue their globe-trotting exploits, with the stubborn Inspector Zenigata ever at their trail. (30 mins.)
 
11.
Future Boy Conan (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
After the world is nearly destroyed by a war, a young boy and his friends must fight to save the world from those who seek to conquer what is left of civilization. (24 mins.)
 
12.
Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A flamboyant thief and his gang struggle to free a princess from an evil count's clutches and to learn the hidden secret to a fabulous treasure that she holds part of a key to. (100 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
13.
Champion Joe (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
While serving his sentence in a Tokyo juvenile detention center, a wandering orphaned slum-dog enters the world of professional boxing after befriending an incarcerated pugilistic prodigy. (84 mins.)
 
14.
Tomorrow's Joe 2 (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
(110 mins.)
Director: Osamu Dezaki
 
15.
Chôjikû Yôsai Macross (1982 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
An alien ship crash lands on Earth and its secrets lead to a desperate war against an alien foe sent to retrieve the ship. (25 mins.)
Director: Noboru Ishiguro
 
16.
Miyuki (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
(24 mins.)
 
17.
Super Space Fortress Macross (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
In the next century, a reconfiguring ship (think "Transformer" with a pilot) called Macross carries... (114 mins.)
 
18.
Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Eight years after the One Year War, the Earth Federation creates an elite force called the Titans to hunt Zeon remnants. When Titans proves to be no better than Zeon, the Anti Earth Union Group (AEUG) is formed to restore peace in space. (30 mins.)
 
19.
Castle in the Sky (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A young boy and a girl with a magic crystal must race against pirates and foreign agents in a search for a legendary floating castle. (125 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
 
20.
Kimagure Orange Road (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Kyousuke Kasuga is a completely normal Japanese high school student, with two very big problems. The... (25 mins.)
 
21.
Grave of the Fireflies (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A young boy and his little sister struggle to survive in Japan during World War II. (89 mins.)
Director: Isao Takahata
 
22.
Dragon Ball Z (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
The adventures of Earth's martial arts defender Son Goku continue with a new family and the revelation of his alien origin. Now Goku and his allies must defend the planet from an onslaught of new extraterrestrial enemies. (24 mins.)
Director: Minoru Okazaki
 
23.
Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A teen acrobat of mysterious origins and a young inventor find themselves entangled in a sinister plot that involves the fate of the world. (25 mins.)
 
24.
3x3 Eyes (1991 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A demon girl's quest to become human, with the help of an unwitting boy named Yakumo. (110 mins.)
Director: Daisuke Nishio
 
25.
Îsu II: Tenkû no shinden (1992 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Adol Christin is taken to the flying land of Ys after defeating Fact and uniting the six books of Ys... (30 mins.)
 
26.
Slam Dunk (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
About Sakuragi Hanamichi, a freshman of Shohoku High School who joins the basketball team because of the girl he has a crush on, Haruko. Although he is newbie in this sport, he is no ordinary basketball player. (22 mins.)
 
27.
Macross 7 (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A rock band must play a key role in the defense of a space colony fleet. (25 mins.)
 
28.
Fushigi Yûgi (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A girl named Miaka yuuki and her friend yui tomo are taken into the book, the universe of the four Gods...
Director: Hajime Kamegaki
 
29.
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.)
 
30.
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
 
31.
Trigun (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Vash the Stampede is the most infamous outlaw on the planet Gunsmoke and with a 60 billion double dollar price on his head the most sought after! (24 mins.)
 
32.
Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan: Tsuioku Hen (1999 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
In the era of Japan's Meiji Restoration, an assassin regains his humanity. (120 mins.)
 
33.
Hajime no ippo (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Makunouchi Ippo is an ordinary high school student in Japan. Since he spends most of his time away from... (20 mins.)
 
34.
Hikaru no go (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A shounen style anime based around the Japanese game of 'Go'.
 
35.
Finding Full Moon (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Twelve-year-old Mitsuki loves to sing and she dreams of becoming a famous singer to fulfill a promise she made to Eichi...
Director: Toshiyuki Kato
 
36.
Fullmetal Alchemist (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
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.)
 
37.
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.
Director: Ichirô Itano
 
38.
Honey and Clover (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Yuuta Takemoto is a poor college student who lives in a dilapidated apartment building with his two friends, Shinobu Morita and Takumi Mayama. The series chronicles the students' story as they struggle through life and love. (25 mins.)
 
39.
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The Empire of Britannia has invaded Japan using giant robot weapons called Knightmare Frames. Japan is now referred to as Area 11... (24 mins.)
 
40.
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.)
 
41.
Clannad: After Story (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A sequel to the recently wrapped anime based on the Key Clannad franchise. After Story is a path that...
 
42.
Gurren Lagann the Movie: The Lights in the Sky Are Stars (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Seven years after the defeat of the Spiral King, Simon and the Dai-Gurren brigade must set out to the vastness of space to defeat a new threat and save the universe. The last high-stakes battle for Simon and his team is about to begin. (126 mins.)
 
43.
Angel Beats! (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Rebellious teens fight in armed combat against one dispassionate girl's supernatural powers in an afterlife high school. (25 mins.)
 
44.
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.)
 
45.
Another (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Twenty-six years ago, in a third-year classroom of a middle school, there was a student named Misaki...