Jonah Dorrance

Jonah Dorrance

Santa Monica, California - United States twitter

An avid reader with a raging sweet tooth whose favorite hobby is watching anime accompanied by a piece of cake and cup of tea. She also has a penchant for movies, manga, soundtracks, travel, museums, Harry Potter, Sherlock, and Haruki Murakami. A graduate from the University of San Francisco she has a BA in English with an emphasis in writing and is her school's 2016 winner of Poets.org's collegiate writing contest. On top of being a list writer for Ranker, she also daydreams of being a graphic novelist. 

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  1. +vote Best Butlers in Anime

    Best Butlers in Anime

    1,265 votes
    The best anime butlers are exceptionally doting, always ready with tea, a biscuit, and probably a larger than necessary lunch. Their fierce loyalty and unwavering ...
  2. +vote The Most Aggressively Sexual Anime

    The Most Aggressively Sexual Anime

    18,372 votes
    Believe it or not, these super sexual anime are not hentai. They may be lewd, racy, and naughty, but they don’t quite cross the line into all-out porn. Though ...
  3. +vote 25 Super Yummy Anime Cakes That Are Almost Too Good to Eat

    25 Super Yummy Anime Cakes That Are Almost Too Good to Eat

    871 votes
    These anime cakes make the perfect conversation pieces for any birthday party, wedding, viewing party, or even your average weekend barbecue. Wildly ...
  4. +vote 16 American Movies That Would Make Awesome Anime Series

    16 American Movies That Would Make Awesome Anime Series

    2,623 votes
    Popular anime series have been adapted into big-budget American films a few times before, usually yielding disastrous results and breaking the hearts of ...
  5. +vote 22 Steampunk Versions Of Your Favorite Anime Characters

    22 Steampunk Versions Of Your Favorite Anime Characters

    2,398 votes
    Animation and Victorian aesthetic come together in this collection of incredibly cool anime steampunk fan art. From Dragon Ball Z to One Punch Man, ...
  6. +vote Animeception: 18 Anime Characters Who Are Bigger Otakus Than You

    Animeception: 18 Anime Characters Who Are Bigger Otakus Than You

    601 votes
    In general, the word otaku refers to a person who has an obsession or devotion to a particular subject, which could be anything from trains to languages ...
  7. +vote Unique Takes On Horror In Anime

    Unique Takes On Horror In Anime

    975 votes
    These unique horror anime series offer a different look into a genre known for its blood, fangs, ghosts, and ghouls. Featuring some of the weirdest horror ...
  8. +vote The Most Twisted Anime Characters Of All Time

    The Most Twisted Anime Characters Of All Time

    13,015 votes
    Amoral, sadistic, cunning, and cruel, a few words to scrape the surface of some of the most twisted anime characters of all-time. It is no wonder that ...
  9. +vote Anime Characters With The Least Expressive Faces

    Anime Characters With The Least Expressive Faces

    2,070 votes
    Expressionless anime characters may not be as flashy as their more enthusiastic friends and foes, but they are far from dull. Often the kuudere or dandere type, ...
  10. +vote Anime Characters You Wish Were Your Friends

    Anime Characters You Wish Were Your Friends

    2,397 votes
    The "power of friendship" is one of the strongest forces in all of anime, reviving defeated heroes and heroines better than any superpower or magic ...
  11. +vote The Most Wildly Impractical Sexy Costumes In Anime

    The Most Wildly Impractical Sexy Costumes In Anime

    3,945 votes
    Sexy but impractical anime costumes appear as a staple in any action series, giving audiences a large dose of fan service to go with their battle sequences, ...
  12. +vote Anime With The Most Annoying Fanbases

    Anime With The Most Annoying Fanbases

    7,316 votes
    For some reason or another, the shows on this list possess fanbases that inspire everything from eye-rolling to ardent rejection. Like many other ...
  13. +vote 25 Absurd Clubs From Anime That You Wanted To Join

    25 Absurd Clubs From Anime That You Wanted To Join

    346 votes
    Only in anime can you find an after-school club whose objective is saving the world, hunting for ghosts, or researching telepathy. Of course there's also ...
  14. +vote The Best Anime With Tournaments

    The Best Anime With Tournaments

    1,877 votes
    For those of you bored by standard sporting events, the coolest tournaments in anime provide the entertainment you seek. Featuring everything from martial arts ...
  15. +vote Anime's Best Little Sister Characters

    Anime's Best Little Sister Characters

    1,548 votes
    As fantastical as anime gets, certain tropes keep the genre accessible to all, and this includes siblings. The little sister is a common character in anime, ...
  16. +vote Princely Anime Characters Who Will Sweep You Off Your Feet

    Princely Anime Characters Who Will Sweep You Off Your Feet

    3,354 votes
    These regal anime boys and girls possess a way with words, a sparkle in their eye, and backdrops of flowers blooming in their wake. Typically the ...
  17. +vote Best Anime Catchphrases

    Best Anime Catchphrases

    2,642 votes
    The best anime catchphrases are the ones that are so memorable, even non-fans can recognize the words and know exactly where it’s from. These ...
  18. +vote The Greatest Anime Bromances Of All Time

    The Greatest Anime Bromances Of All Time

    3,468 votes
    The greatest anime bromances can make any type of anime fan emotional. They might even find themselves ugly-crying at the devotion these pairs have ...
  19. +vote 24 Supernatural Companions From Anime That Would Terrify Your Friends

    24 Supernatural Companions From Anime That Would Terrify Your Friends

    3,787 votes
    Whether they picked up a random notebook or summoned a demon by accident, the protagonists in these series have formed a contract or bond with some of the most ...
  20. +vote 13 Pretty Good Anime Series You Can Binge On Netflix Tonight

    13 Pretty Good Anime Series You Can Binge On Netflix Tonight

    11,038 votes
    Anime for grown-ups can be a little hard to come by for the adult fan, but thankfully Netflix has acquired a pretty good mixture of series and films with more ...
  21. +vote Signature Anime Attacks, Ranked By How Unwieldy They Would Be To Shout In Battle

    Signature Anime Attacks, Ranked By How Unwieldy They Would Be To Shout In Battle

    2,433 votes
    One of the oldest tropes in the book, the craziest anime attack names are also among the most enjoyable and strange anime powers in the genre. These ...
  22. +vote 20 Passive Anime Protagonists Who Have Zero F*cks to Give

    20 Passive Anime Protagonists Who Have Zero F*cks to Give

    706 votes
    Anyone who has ever watched anime knows this archetype well: anime characters who just want a normal life. They range from reluctant heroes and heroines to ...
  23. +vote If You're Not Spirited Away By These Studio Ghibli Tattoos, We Can't Be Friends

    If You're Not Spirited Away By These Studio Ghibli Tattoos, We Can't Be Friends

    2,646 votes
    Studio Ghibli films captivate millions of hearts both young and old, so it comes as no surprise that tattoos inspired by Miyazaki and his stories ...
  24. +vote The Best Anime With Adult Protagonists

    The Best Anime With Adult Protagonists

    2,326 votes
    If you are in the 18+ age group, finding an anime show that doesn't revolve around high school or the trials of adolescence can be remarkably difficult. Anime ...
  25. +vote Which Nerd Favorite Has The Most Annoying Fans?

    Which Nerd Favorite Has The Most Annoying Fans?

    11,195 votes
    When it comes to their favorite franchises, geeks mean business. The shows, films, comics, and video games on this list inspired incredibly dedicated fans, ...

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