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The Best Anime Series of All Time
You love anime but what tops this list of the best anime series ever made? Top anime series include shows like Death Note, A...
The Best Fantasy Anime of All Time
From classics like Wolf's Rain to newer series like Sword Art Online, fantasy is one of the most popular genres of anime. Th...
The Trippiest Anime of All Time
If you ended up on this page, you're one of two people. If you're a nerd like me, then you're looking for some good trippy a...
The Best Martial Arts Anime of All Time
Get ready to punch, kick, and grapple your way through this list, because we're ranking the best martial arts anime of all t...
The Best Supernatural Anime
Do you have a taste for the supernatural when you watch anime? There's nothing wrong with that. In fact plenty of anime seri...
The Very Best Anime for Kids
Since not all anime is intended for children to watch, we've compiled a list of series that are safe for younger viewers. Th...
The Best Seinen Anime & Manga Series
Here is Ranker's list of the best seinen anime and manga, with help from voters like you. Just so everyone is clear, seinen ...
The Best Anime Like Fairy Tail
What is the best anime show like Fairy Tail? Once you finish watching every episode the show has to offer, you might be lo...
The 25+ Best First Anime to Watch for New Fans
Do you remember your first anime? For this list we're ranking the best first anime to watch, with the help of your votes. Wh...
The 30+ Best Anime for Teens
You might think that all anime is good for teens to watch, but there are some very sexual and violent series out there that ...
The 30+ Best Shounen Anime Of All Time
Shounen (or "shōnen") is one of the most popular genres of anime. It is geared toward tee...
The 25+ Anime Superpowers You Want Most
If you have ever seen any of the best shonen anime, you have probably fantasized about wielding some crazy an...
The Best Shonen Jump Anime of All Time
If you grew up reading manga, you probably have some copies of Shonen Jump laying around your house. That being said, what i...
The Best Anime on Crunchyroll
It's the premiere anime streaming service, but what is the best anime on Crunchyroll? Sure you can watch on Netflix or Hulu,...
Which Anime Universe Would You Want To Live In?
The diverse world-building in anime makes choosing a universe to live in an almost impossible decision, but this list o...
List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Almost all of us have watched it, but what are some good anime like Naruto that are similar in nature? The show has been aro...
The Best Anime To Have On In The Background
Many anime titles - Neon Genesis Evangelion, Cowboy Bebop, and Death Note - have magnificent visuals and...
Anime With The Most Annoying Fanbases
For some reason or another, the shows on this list possess fanbases that inspire everything from eye-rolling to ar...
Anime Only People Who've Just Been Introduced To Anime Enjoy
Every anime fan has a starter anime, that first series that really inspired them to keep watching. For many fans, their...
The Best Adult Swim Anime of All Time
American anime fans have a lot of fond memories watching anime on Adult Swim. You could always find the best anime on Adult ...
Anime With The Most Die-Hard Fans
There are people who like anime, and then there are die-hard anime fans. A casual anime fan watches their favorite...
15 Epic Anime Scenes That Give You Goosebumps Every Time
In a way, all anime is epic. It comes with the format. The characters are often otherworldly, inhumanely strong, or fla...
The 15 Most Dangerous Locations in Anime History
Everyone has dreams occasionally of living in a fantasy world. And few outlets provide quite as much fantasy as anime. Anime...
The 18 Worst Anime Dubs Of All Time (That Are WAY Funnier Than You'd Think)
Some anime dubs are classics, with love and care put into every casting choice and line of dialogue. The best dubbed anime o...
15 Times English Anime Dubs Made Drastic Changes to Anime
As anime make their way overseas, they're localized and adapted to fit Western audiences. While there are definitely some am...
The Best Conspiracy Anime
List of the best conspiracy anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. This may not be the most popular genre of Japanese ...
The Best Pirates Anime
List of the best pirates anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. This may not be the most popular genre of Japanese ani...
The 15+ Best Anime About Prison or Jail
What is the best anime about prison? We've ranked the best prison anime below, so you can help us answer that question. From...
The Best Anime About Treasure Hunters
It turns out there aren't a ton of anime about treasure hunters, but that doesn't mean we can't rank the choices that are av...