Anime Television — Might-Watch List, level 35

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1. Shin Seiki Evangerion (1995–1996)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Drama

A teenage boy finds himself recruited as a member of an elite team of pilots by his father.

Stars: Megumi Ogata, Megumi Hayashibara, Kotono Mitsuishi, Spike Spencer

Votes: 33,201

seen: 0/26+2 lang:ja en: Neon Genesis Evangelion

2. Witchblade (2006– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

In order to protect her daughter, a young single mother is forced to fight after acquiring a powerful ancient weapon.

Stars: Jamie Marchi, Cherami Leigh, Mark Stoddard, T.J. Colligan

Votes: 1,087

seen: 0/24 lang:ja

3. Death Note: Desu nôto (2006–2007)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Crime, Drama

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.

Stars: Mamoru Miyano, Brad Swaile, Vincent Tong, Ryô Naitô

Votes: 158,095

seen: 0/37+4 lang:ja en: Death Note

4. Record of the Lodoss War (1990– )

Not Rated | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A group of medieval adventurers must participate in a war against dark forces in the land of Lodoss.

Stars: Takeshi Kusao, Yumi Tôma, Kappei Yamaguchi, Hideyuki Tanaka

Votes: 1,963

seen: 0/13 lang:ja en: The Record of the Lodoss War

5. Lodoss to Senki: Eiyuu kishi den (1998– )

Not Rated | 25 min | Adventure, Animation, Fantasy

Record of Lodoss War, is, simply the best anime series I've ever seen. Sure, it's old school, and some of the scenes and characters reflect that fact, but the story line and characters make... See full summary »

Stars: Crispin Freeman, Bill Timoney, Lisa Ortiz, Dick Rodstein

Votes: 461

seen: 0/27 lang:ja en: Record of Lodoss War: Chronicles of the Heroic Knight

6. Oh My Goddess! (1993– )

PG-13 | 160 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

A college student receives an unexpected wish from a goddess and asks her to stay with him forever, but that brings complications.

Stars: Kikuko Inoue, Masami Kikuchi, Yumi Tôma, Aya Hisakawa

Votes: 1,046

7. Blood+ (2005–2006)

TV-MA | Animation, Action, Adventure

In present day Okinawa, a young amnesiac girl named Saya combats vicious, shape-shifting vampires. Her adoptive family and friends help her track down their source and uncover her past.

Stars: Eri Kitamura, Katsuyuki Konishi, Hiroyuki Yoshino, Akiko Yajima

Votes: 3,835

8. Noir (2001– )

TV-PG | 25 min | Animation, Action, Crime

Two beautiful female assassins travel the world accepting assignments to kill various culprits, and at the same time, having deadly traps set against them by their own employer.

Stars: Houko Kuwashima, Kotono Mitsuishi, Shelley Calene-Black, Monica Rial

Votes: 1,695

9. RahXephon (2002– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Action, Drama

Kamina Ayato lives an ordinary life. He goes to school. He lives with his mother. He has schoolmates. But all of that changes one day when massive machines, known as the Dolem, attack the ... See full summary »

Stars: Jason Douglas, Hiro Shimono, Aya Hisakawa, Fumioki

Votes: 1,411

10. Full Metal Panic! (2002– )

TV-14 | Action, Comedy, Romance

Sousuke Sagara, a member of a covert anti-terrorist private military organization known as Mithril, tasked with protecting Kaname Chidori, a spirited Japanese high school girl.

Stars: Satsuki Yukino, Tomokazu Seki, Jason Douglas, Yukana Nogami

Votes: 3,699

11. Ergo Proxy (2006)

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

In a post-apocalyptic future humans live in peace with androids in a domed city. However, a strange series of murders has intruded into bored inspector Re-l Mayer's life.

Stars: Kôji Yusa, Akiko Yajima, Rachel Hirschfeld, Liam O'Brien

Votes: 9,849

12. Bubblegum Crisis: Tokyo 2040 (1998– )

TV-MA | 29 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

Set in 2039-2040, This series is set in Megalo City, a city built over the ruins of Tokyo. Boomers, a line of android workers created by the Genom Corporation, perform dozens of tasks, from... See full summary »

Stars: Yu Asakawa, Satsuki Yukino, Rio Natsuki, Hiroko Konishi

Votes: 586

13. Ah! My Goddess: The Movie (2000)

106 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

A young man and his Angel bride must stop an angry Archangel from destroying Earth by proving that love is the ultimate force in the universe.

Director: Hiroaki Gôda | Stars: Bridget Hoffman, Kikuko Inoue, Masami Kikuchi, Tony Oliver

Votes: 990

14. Serial Experiments Lain (1998– )

TV-14 | 316 min | Animation, Horror, Mystery

Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of "The Wired".

Stars: Kaori Shimizu, Bridget Hoffman, Dan Lorge, Randy McPherson

Votes: 8,434

15. Basilisk: The Kouga Ninja Scrolls (2005)

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

The year is 1614 AD. Two warring ninja clans, each supporting a son of Hidetada Tokugawa as the next shogun, send ten representatives each to fight to the death for the possession Tokugawa ... See full summary »

Stars: Laura Bailey, Nana Mizuki, Kôsuke Toriumi, Troy Baker

Votes: 3,091

16. Wolf's Rain (2003–2004)

TV-14 | 701 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Animation

In a post-apocalyptic future where humans live in domed cities surrounded by wasteland, wolves are assumed to be two hundred years extinct.

Stars: Darren Pleavin, Kenta Miyake, Akio Suyama, Crispin Freeman

Votes: 6,341

17. Berserk (1997–1998)

Not Rated | 22 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

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.

Stars: Nobutoshi Canna, Marc Diraison, Carrie Keranen, Kevin T. Collins

Votes: 21,210

18. Hagane no renkinjutsushi (2009–2010)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Two brothers search for a Philosopher's Stone after an attempt to revive their deceased mother goes awry and leaves them in damaged physical forms.

Stars: Iemasa Kayumi, Kent Williams, Muriel Hofmann, Lili Troncale

Votes: 74,490

19. Fullmetal Alchemist (2003–2004)

TV-PG | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

When a failed alchemical ritual leaves brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric with severely damaged bodies, they begin searching for the one thing that can save them; the fabled philosopher's stone.

Stars: Vic Mignogna, Aaron Dismuke, Romi Pak, Rie Kugimiya

Votes: 49,826

20. Darker Than Black: Gemini of the Meteor (2007–2010)

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Drama

In Tokyo, an impenetrable field known as "Hell's Gate" appeared ten years ago. At the same time, psychics who wield paranormal powers at the cost of their conscience also emerged. Hei is ... See full summary »

Stars: Hidenobu Kiuchi, Matthew Leonhart, Christopher Sabat, Jason Liebrecht

Votes: 9,502

21. The Slayers (1995– )

TV-PG | 588 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The adventures of a teenage female mage and her companions as they quest for gold and glory (especially gold).

Stars: Megumi Hayashibara, Yasunori Matsumoto, Lisa Ortiz, Eric Stuart

Votes: 1,721

22. Chobits (2002– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

Hideki finds the discarded and malfunctioning Persocom Chi, a personal computer that looks like a girl. While trying to fix and care for Chi, Hideki discovers that she might be a Chobits, a robot of urban legend that has free will.

Stars: Rie Tanaka, Crispin Freeman, Tomokazu Sugita, Karen Strassman

Votes: 3,644

23. Speed Grapher (2005– )

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Crime, Drama

One man will capture the heart of a woman, and destroy the foundations of society.

Stars: Christopher Sabat, Monica Rial, Chris Ayres, Clarine Harp

Votes: 752

24. Kemonozume (2006– )

Animation, Adventure, Drama

Kemonozume "Beast Claw" is an anime series written and directed by Masaaki Yuasa, animated by Studio Madhouse. Since ancient times a race of flesh eating monsters called shokujinki that can... See full summary »

Stars: Ken Uo, Katsuhiro Harasawa, Hiroyuki Oshida, Tomoyuki Shimura

Votes: 575

25. Step Up Love Story (2002– )

120 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

Makoto and Yura Onoda are happy newlyweds but neither of them has sexual experience before. Desperately willing to improve their sex life, they look for help from their relatives, friends ... See full summary »

Stars: Tomoko Kawakami, Yûji Ueda, Naoko Takahashi, Yu Asakawa

Votes: 141

26. Sutoraiku uicchîzu (2008– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

The story takes place in year 1944 and the world lives in fear of unidentified flying objects called neuroi. A young heroine Named Yoshika miyafuji joins the 501st joint wing, known as the ... See full summary »

Stars: Jamie Marchi, Misato Fukuen, Saeko Chiba, Miyuki Sawashiro

Votes: 263

27. Sekirei (2008– )

TV-MA | Animation, Action, Comedy

Shy and awkward, but moral and caring late teenager Minato, after failing to get into college again, runs into Musubi, a girl his age who surprises him with her superhuman abilities. He's ... See full summary »

Stars: Joel McDonald, Alexis Tipton, Monica Rial, Lydia Mackay

Votes: 1,402

28. Kono minikuku mo utsukushii sekai (2004– )

TV-14 | Animation, Comedy, Drama

It's a sweet but at the same time tear jerking story. It teaches you how the world can be hard and ugly at times but then again it could still be beautiful. It starts off with a high school... See full summary »

Stars: Ayako Kawasumi, Jessica Boone, Quentin Haag, Braden Hunt

Votes: 235

29. Gunslinger Girl (2003–2004)

TV-14 | Animation, Action, Drama

The Social Welfare agency, a government sponsored corporation is in the business for saving orphaned or abandoned children who are terminally ill or injured beyond the point of saving. ... See full summary »

Stars: Yuka Nanri, Hidenobu Kiuchi, Laura Bailey, John Burgmeier

Votes: 1,889

30. Planetes (2003–2004)

TV-14 | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

In the year 2075, mankind has reached a point where journeying between Earth, the moon and the space stations is part of daily life. However, the progression of technology in space has also... See full summary »

Stars: Joe Cappelletti, Nao Nagasawa, Beau Billingslea, Kazunari Tanaka

Votes: 2,662

31. Dennô koiru (2007– )

TV-14 | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi

Eleven years after the introduction of internet-connected, augmented reality eyeglasses and visors, Yuuko Okonogi moves with her family to Daikoku City, the technological center of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Sachiko Kojima, Houko Kuwashima, Fumiko Orikasa, Romi Pak

Votes: 588

32. Mononoke (2007)

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Fantasy, Horror

A mysterious man called the Medicine Seller travels along feudal Japan, uncovering and slaying evil spirits called "Mononoke".

Star: Takahiro Sakurai

Votes: 1,001

33. Escaflowne (1996– )

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Hitomi is a girl with psychic abilities who gets transported to the magical world of Gaea. She and her friends find themselves under attack from the evil Zaibach empire, and the Guymelf ... See full summary »

Stars: Kirby Morrow, Kelly Sheridan, Brian Drummond, Jocelyne Loewen

Votes: 3,327

34. Chrono Crusade (2003–2004)

TV-14 | Animation, Adventure, Drama

The Roaring 20's a time of prosperity. Jazz is king, the Mob rules the streets, and Demons are running a mock. Enter Sister Rosette Christopher, of the Order of Magdaline, an elite group ... See full summary »

Stars: Tomoko Kawakami, Akira Ishida, Greg Ayres, Hilary Haag

Votes: 1,265

35. Baccano! (2007–2008)

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A crazy fantasy caper involving alchemists, immortals, gangsters, outlaws and an elixir of immortality, spread over several decades.

Stars: J. Michael Tatum, Caitlin Glass, Akemi Kanda, Maxey Whitehead

Votes: 8,436

36. Freedom (2006– )

30 min | Animation, Short, Sci-Fi

Based on characters designed by Katsuhiro Otomo, 3 bike racing teenagers born on the Moon uncover a terrible secret about the fate of their original homeworld earth and seek to uncover the ... See full summary »

Stars: Daisuke Namikawa, Shôtarô Morikubo, Kappei Yamaguchi, Senyo Amoaku

Votes: 346

37. High School DxD (2012– )

TV-MA | 23 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

The story follows Issei Hyodo, a dim-witted, lecherous second-year high school student who is killed by a girl on his first date ever. Issei is reincarnated as a devil, and from that day ... See full summary »

Stars: Jamie Marchi, Yûki Kaji, Azumi Asakura, Yôko Hikasa

Votes: 4,092

38. Afro Samurai (2007)

TV-MA | 125 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A Black samurai goes on a mission to avenge the wrongful death of his father in a futuristic feudal Japan.

Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Phil LaMarr, Yuri Lowenthal, Greg Eagles

Votes: 13,006

39. Ao no ekusoshisuto (2011–2012)

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Drama

After discovering that he's the son of Satan, a young man must join the True Cross Academy in order to master his abilities and defeat Satan himself.

Stars: Nobuhiko Okamoto, Johnny Yong Bosch, Tobias Diakow, Bryce Papenbrook

Votes: 7,606

40. Bleach: Burîchu (2004–2012)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper.

Stars: Johnny Yong Bosch, Michelle Ruff, Stephanie Sheh, Jamieson Price

Votes: 36,335

41. Monster (2004–2010)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Crime, Drama

A brilliant neurosurgeon living in Germany finds his life in utter turmoil after getting involved with a psychopath that was once a former patient.

Stars: Hidenobu Kiuchi, Liam O'Brien, Mamiko Noto, Karen Strassman

Votes: 13,883

seen: 0/74 class:TV\Animation lang:ja

43. Blue Gender (1999–2000)

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

The year is 2031, and after being in cold-sleep for twenty-two years, Yuji Kaido wakes up in the middle of a war for human survival against giant insects called the Blue, who have overrun ... See full summary »

Stars: Tomohisa Asô, Laura Bailey, Houko Kuwashima, Kenji Nojima

Votes: 957

44. Ninja Scroll (1993)

Not Rated | 94 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

A vagabond swordsman is aided by a beautiful ninja girl and a crafty spy in confronting a demonic clan of killers - with a ghost from his past as their leader - who are bent on overthrowing the Tokugawa Shogunate.

Director: Yoshiaki Kawajiri | Stars: Kôichi Yamadera, Emi Shinohara, Takeshi Aono, Osamu Saka

Votes: 29,806

45. Freezing (2011– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Romance

Earth in the near future has become threatened by other dimensional beings called the NOVA. The only way to defeat these creatures has turned out to be by using genetically altered girls (... See full summary »

Stars: Caitlin Glass, Josh Grelle, Jamie Marchi, Terri Doty

Votes: 1,005

46. Ikki tôsen: Dragon Destiny (2003– )

TV-MA | 325 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Seven rival high schools battle each other for victory and total supremacy. The students will do what ever it takes to come out on top and see their school leading the way.

Stars: Masumi Asano, Satoshi Hino, Yûko Kaida, Kikuko Inoue

Votes: 855

47. Shigurui: Death Frenzy (2007– )

Animation, Action, Drama

The series starts off at a tournament where a one armed samurai faces a blind one and quickly flashes back to reveal the history between the two fighters.

Stars: Daisuke Namikawa, Emi Shinohara, Seizô Katô, Nozomu Sasaki

Votes: 1,666

48. Outlaw Star (1998– )

TV-MA | 650 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

The adventures of an outlaw crew of an advanced starship.

Stars: Ayako Kawasumi, Bob Buchholz, Bridget Hoffman, Emilie de Azevedo Brown

Votes: 3,025

49. Gantz (2004)

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

A group of people are resurrected from their deaths by a mysterious black ball called GANTZ to combat alien criminals hiding on Earth.

Stars: Chris Ayres, Emily Carter-Essex, Shannon Emerick, John Gremillion

Votes: 5,794

50. Excel Saga (1999–2001)

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

Ilpalazzo wants one thing: to rule world so he can better it. Excel just wants to help. Too bad she sucks at her job.

Stars: Takehito Koyasu, Kotono Mitsuishi, Jason Douglas, Omi Minami

Votes: 1,178

51. Texhnolyze (2003– )

TV-MA | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

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