Neon Genesis Evangelion

Alt titles: Evangelion

TV (26 eps)
4.191 out of 5 from 32,846 votes
Rank #414

In the future, a devastating event known as Second Impact has destroyed Tokyo as we know it, giving rise to Tokyo III - a city under siege by mysterious lifeforms known only as Angels. Mankind's only line of defense are the Evangelions, a set man-made machines piloted by a trio of fourteen year-old teenagers, Rei, Shinji, and Asuka. The fate of Japan and the entire world now lie with these three children, though they might not have the power to save the most important thing of all: each other.

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FalseDawn's avatar by FalseDawn on Dec 11, 2007
Score: 6.5/10

Neon Genesis Evangelion was extremely popular in its time (some would say, it still is) and I believe the main reason for this is its captivating storyline. While the idea of humans riding around in giant robots wasn't particularly new when it was released, with series like Gundam and films like Roujin Z preceding it, Evangelion does successfully bring new ideas to the "mecha-table"... read more

Aquarius16's avatar by Aquarius16 on Jun 25, 2010
Score: 10/10

Wow, this movie threw me for a loop. It was really good and it made you think alot. My fiancee had to explain it to me because I was getting so confused at one point. Interesting storyline, since I don't want to give away anything to those who haven't watched it. I'd just have to say watch it, because this is one anime that I can't really give a description for. All in all I give it a 10. ^__^ read more

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