The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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List Criteria: Vote up your favorite animes by the Japanese studio, Madhouse.

The best Studio Madhouse anime films and shows always leave viewers wanting more. They have been producing anime for over three decades and are behind some of the most popular animes of all time, including Death Note, One Punch Man, and Hunter × Hunter. Did you know they assisted with the production of the World War II anime film Barefoot Gen. With so many hit animes though, which one is their best? See what fans like you think is the best Madhouse anime in the ranked list below.

With a plethora of famous anime under its belt, Madhouse has established itself as one of the most dominant anime studios of the modern era. To help you rank the best Madhouse animes, every single one they've ever produced is listed below. Their worksspan multiple genres of anime, including fighting, horror, mecha, adventure and a lot more. Some of the anime included on this list are juggernaut shows, such as
Death Note, Claymore, and Strawberry Panic! 

Vote for you favorites on this list of all Madhouse anime, and watch them rise to the top! If you haven't seen a show, please don't vote it down. To help you decide whether or not to watch a series, we've included trailers when available. Just click on the name of the anime. Aside from being a crowdranked voice on the the best Madhouse anime, this list can also help you find some new shows to marathon!

 

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    Death Note is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Hunter × Hunter (1999) is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked
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    No Game No Life is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Monster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Death Parade is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Black Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Highschool of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Claymore is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Hajime no Ippo: The Fighting! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Hajime no Ippo: Rising is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    The Irregular at Magic High Sc... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Hajime no Ippo: New Challenger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Gungrave is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Chihayafuru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Paranoia Agent is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    One Outs is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Ninja Scroll is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Beyblade is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Chaos;Head is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Casshern Sins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Texhnolyze is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    The Ambition of Oda Nobuna is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Gunslinger Girl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Akagi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Ace of Diamond is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Cardcaptor Sakura is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Strawberry Panic! is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Dennō Coil is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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    Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Tenjho Tenge is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked

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    Paradise Kiss is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Madhouse Anime, Ranked


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