Anime Underground The Best Yuri Anime of All Time  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite yuri anime- don't downvote something if you haven't seen it!

Do you love yuri anime or yuri manga? This list of the best yuri anime ever made, includes videos of each show's first episode when available. What do you think the greatest yuri anime of all time is? Are you a fan of Strawberry Panic? What about shows like Candy Boy or Marimite? Whichever yuri shows you love, be sure to vote for them so that they can rise to the top of this yuri anime list. It's kind of like gay anime, but with girls instead of guys.

It's true that a lot of anime have yuri moments to them, but the shows listed below truly belong in the yuri genre. If you're new to this genre, yuri anime focuses on the emotional and sometimes sexual aspects of the relationship between two women. Some people are into it because they think it's sexy, but most enjoy good yuri anime because there are some genuinely deep stories within these shows. 

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duckie added Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid
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chriz07naina added Inugami-san and Nekoyama-san
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chriz07naina added Shoujo Sect; Innocent Lovers
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Sono Hanabira Ni Kuchizuke Wo
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Yuri Anime of All Time
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When strong willed Honoka finds out that her small school is going to close due to lack of interest she decides to do everything in her power to try and save it. Seeing the popularity of a new local school's idols she and her two best friends down the harsh path to stardom, in the hopes of raising student applications to meet the required quota, making many mistakes as well as meeting new friends along the way.
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Berger Bernadett added Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha
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El Cazador de la Bruja is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Yuri Anime of All Time
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bryony-moonlight added Hibike! Euphonium
Upon joining a high school where she believed she could start afresh, freed from both her old life and her unpopular band instrument, Oumae Kumiko is shocked by two things; the terrible orchestra and the presence of her former band-mate, the high shooting Kousaka Reina.
 I once saw this described as "queerbaiting at it's finest" and woe me I could not put it better than that.
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Noir is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Yuri Anime of All Time
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