No. 6

TV (11 eps)
3.776 out of 5 from 6,857 votes
Rank #1,184

Sion is intelligent, highly educated and lives a privileged life within the walls of No. 6, one of six city-states that was built after the world was destroyed from war. But Sion's comfortable existence changes forever when he meets Nezumi, an escaped convict, on the eve of his twelfth birthday. Due to his assistance in keeping Nezumi safe, Sion loses his rights and is forced to live in the lower town, where he becomes a normal citizen. Four years later, Sion finds himself back in Nezumi's company and in the midst of a dangerous conspiracy that leaves a trail of bodies in its wake. What is really going on in No. 6?

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Nolikita's avatar by Nolikita on Aug 7, 2014
Score: 10/10

Okay. I have to say it - this is one of the best anime I've seen. Really. I liked everything about it. & it's the first time I cried so much over an anime. 

STORY I really liked the story. Very much. I don't know, it seemed quite unique for me. To be honest, all the "wall" thing kind of reminded me of SnK (lel), but I really found it new & unique to watch. It looked kind of... read more

SamayelSlash's avatar by SamayelSlash on Sep 1, 2014
Score: 10/10

One of the best anime produced in 2011, by a wide margin. No. 6 offers the combination of a well thought out science fiction view of a dystopian future, a strong supporting cast of relevant characters backing up the struggle of the two protagonists, Nezumi and Sion, well executed animation and an outstanding voice cast. The anime manages to carry across almost all of the salient points of the novel, and... read more

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