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NHK Releases Best 100 Anime of All Time

The results have been released for NHK’s “Best Anime 100” online poll, which is part of NHK’s “Nippon Anime 100” project. The project aims to celebrate a century of the art of Japanese animation. The list compiles the best 100 anime of all time according to online voters. The rankings were determined through popular vote via a poll. The online poll that lasted from January 8th to March 31st, 2017.

The results were as follows:

100. The Tatami Galaxy. (2011)
99.  Gan to Gon. (1974)
98.  The Super Dimension Fortress Macross: Do You Remember Love? (1984)
97.  AKIRA. (1988)
96.  JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders. (2014)
95.  Den-noh Coil. (2007)
94.  Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer. (1984)
93.  Inuyasha. (2000)
92.  Kill la Kill. (2013)
91.  Mononoke. (2007)
90.  Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water. (1990)
89.  Hetalia: The Beautiful World. (2013)
88.  Blood Blockade Battlefront. (2015)
87.  The Twelve Kingdoms. (2002)
86.  Armored Trooper VOTOMS. (1983)
85.  Pokémon. (1997)
84.  Hunter x Hunter. (1999)
83.  Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day. (2011)
82.  Kuroko’s Basketball Season 1. (2012)
81.  K. (2012)
80.  Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju. (2016)
79.  Urusei Yatsura. (1981)
78.  MUSHI-SHI. (2005)
77.  Angel Beats! (2010)
76.  Cardcaptor Sakura Season 2. (1999)
75.  Farewell to Space Battleship Yamato. (1978)
74.  Shōnen Hollywood. (2014)
73.  Macross Frontier. (2008)
72.  One Piece. (1999)
71.  Fullmetal Alchemist. (2003)
70.  Mobile Suit GUNDAM Iron Blooded Orphans (2015)
69.  Mob Psycho 100. (2016)
68.  Is the Order a Rabbit?? Season 2 (2015)
67.  Haikyu!! Second Season (2015)
66.  The Idol Master. (2011)
65.  Yu Yu Hakusho. (1992)
64.  REBORN! (2006)
63.  High Speed! -Free! Starting Days-. (2015)
62.  Free! Eternal Summer (2014)
61.  Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-. (2016)
60.  Sailor Moon. (1992)
59.  Castle in the Sky. (1986)
58.  K-On!! Season Two. (2010)
57.  Your Name. (2016)
56.  Uta no Prince Sama Season 1. (2011)
55.  Gintama Season 2. (2011)
54.  Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind. (1984)
53.  Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior. (2008)
52.  SHIROBAKO. (2014)
51.  Your Lie in April. (2014)
50.  Fate/Zero. (2011)
49.  Girls und Panzer der Film. (2015)
48.  Free! – Iwatobi Swim Club (2013)
47.  Sound! Euphonium (2015)
46.  Ghost in the Shell: Standalone Complex (2002)
45.  Hanamonogatari. (2009)
44.  Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro. (1979)
43.  Gurren Lagann. (2007)
42.  The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya. (2006)
41.  K-On! Season One. (2009)
40.  Mobile Suit Gundam SEED. (2002)
39.  Future Boy Conan. (1978)
38.  Hoshi no Ko Poron. (1974)
37.  Fate/stay night. (2014)
36.  Natsume Yujin-cho. (2008)
35.  Steins;Gate. (2011)
34.  Cowboy Bebop. (1998)
33.  Love Live! Sunshine!! (2016)
32.  The Prince of Tennis. (2001)
31.  Bungo Stray Dogs. (2016)
30.  Revolutionary Girl Utena. (1997)
29.  Space Battleship Yamato. (1974)
28.  Attack on Titan. (2013)
27.  Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009)
26.  Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie: Rebellion. (2013)
25.  Hyōka. (2012)
24.  Case Closed. (1996)
23.  Haikyu!!. (2014)
22.  GIRLS und PANZER. (2012)
21.  Clannad After Story. (2008)
20.  Sword Art Online. (2012)
19.  PSYCHO-PASS. (2012)
18.  Digimon Adventure. (1999)
17.  Mobile Suit Gundam. (1979)
16.  Is The Order a Rabbit? Season 1. (2014)
15.  Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2. (2008)
14.  Neon Genesis Evangelion. (1995)
13.  Legend of the Galactic Heroes. (1988)
12.  JOKER GAME. (2016)
11.  Gintama Season 1. (2006)
10.  Mr. Osomatu. (2015)
09.  Love Live! The School Idol Movie. (2015)
08.  Cardcaptor Sakura. (1998)
07.  Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion. (2006)
06.  Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning. (2012)
05.  Love Live! School Idol Project Season 2 (2014)
04.  Love Live! School Idol Project Season 1 (2013)
03.  Puella Magi Madoka Magica. (2011)
02.  Tiger & Bunny: The Rising. (2014)
01.  Tiger & Bunny. (2011)

So there you have it. Apparently, Tiger & Bunny is the greatest anime of all time. ALL TIME. It’s important to remember that this poll should be taken more as a popularity contest than anything.

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