Anime Underground The Best Folklore Anime  

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List of the best folklore anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. This may not be the most popular genre of Japanese animation, but all of these shows are worth checking out if you're looking for something new to watch. This poll includes video clips of each show, so if you haven't seen one you can watch it right here on this page. Watch classic Japanese folktales unfold inhabited by fantastic characters on this list of anime. The shows that are listed may have different sub-genres, but they're all about folklore in one way or another. What is the greatest folklore anime of all time? Scroll down and find out for yourself!
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Mushi-shi


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Mushi-Shi is a Japanese animation series. ...more

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Gosick


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Gosick is a Japanese light novel series by Kazuki Sakuraba, with illustrations by Hinata Takeda. The series includes 13 novels published by Fujimi Shobo between December 2003 and July 2011. Set in a fictional European country in 1924, a Japanese exchange student meets a mysterious, brilliant girl ...more

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