Anime Underground List of All Gainax Anime, Ranked Best to Worst  

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Here's our list of anime from the studio Gainax, ranked from best to worst. Known as one of the more classic anime studios, Gainax has been around since 1984 and has produced many critically acclaimed shows. The shows on this list cover multiple genres of anime, including fighting, horror, mecha, adventure and a lot more. Some of the anime included here are classics like FLCL, Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water, and Neon Genesis Evangelion, considered by many to be the best mecha anime of all time. 

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Gurren Lagann Nikolas Freeman^! Jacob Hope Chapman^! Doug Walker

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142 40
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Neon Genesis Evangelion Megumi Ogata^! Megumi Hayashibara^! Kotono Mitsuishi

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Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt Jamie Marchi, Arisa Ogasawara, Mariya Ise

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49 Days Yo-won Lee, Gyu-ri Nam, Jo Hyun Jae

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27 15
Nadia: The Secret of Blue Wate... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of All Gainax Anime, Ranked Best to Worst
Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water Kikuko Inoue, Kappei Yamaguchi, Akio Ōtsuka

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25 15
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His and Her Circumstances Atsuko Enomoto, Christopher Nicholas, Dick Rodstein

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14 16
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Corpse Princess Saeko Chiba, Chika Fujimura, Miwa Kouzuki

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13 15
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Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi Kenichi Suzumura, Takeshi Aono, Akemi Okamura

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Mahoromatic Ayako Kawasumi, Koyasu Taketo, Yumi Takada

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12 16
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Medaka Box

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9 15
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Medaka Box Abnormal

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7 13
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Oruchuban Ebichu Tomokazu Seki, Kotono Mitsuishi, Michie Tomizawa

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6 13
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Petite Princess Yucie Ayako Kawasumi, Kikuko Inoue, Fumiko Orikasa

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6 14
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This Ugly Yet Beautiful World Ayako Kawasumi, Yumi Takada, Ai Shimizu

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4 13
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He Is My Master Masumi Asano, Junko Minagawa, Kana Ueda

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4 14
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The Mystic Archives of Dantalian Daisuke Ono, Miyuki Sawashiro, Satoshi Hino

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3 13
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Tokurei Sochi Dantai Stella Jo-Gakuin Kōtō-ka C3-Bu

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2 14
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Melody of Oblivion Yukari Tamura, Houko Kuwashima, Mamiko Noto

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1 13
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Hanamaru Kindergarten Mako, Chiwa Saitō, Kōji Yusa

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1 13
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Magica Wars