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Alt title: Kino no Tabi: The Beautiful World

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  • A Little Princess Sara
  • A Letter to Momo
  • Ai Shoujo Pollyanna Monogatari
  • 12-Sai: Chiccha na Mune no Tokimeki
  • 7 Seeds

Anime That Pass the Bechdel Test by AnnaSartin

These anime pass the Bechdel Test; a measure of the representation of women in fiction based on a 1985 comic published by American cartoonist Alison Bechdel. To pass the test, the fictional work in question must have at least one...

  • Bunny Drop
  • BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad
  • A Place Further Than the Universe
  • Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day
  • 91 Days

SFP (Safe For Parents) by linspoppa

Let's be honest, we've all been praying for our parents to not enter our rooms when gratuitous fanservice and pantyshots pop up in an episode. There's a plot, mom - not just "plot" dammit! So I'm compiling a list of anime that's...

  • Aria the Avvenire
  • Aria the Origination
  • Aria the OVA: Arietta
  • Aria the Natural
  • Aria the Animation

The Ultimate Shows for Stress Relief by knoxyal

Recommendations to the best of positive, happy or laid back shows that work wonders to your mental wellbeing. If you’re stressed and need therapy, you might as well watch these shows at the end of the day. The shows are listed...

  • Cowboy Bebop
  • Hataraki Man
  • Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku
  • ReLIFE: Kanketsu-hen
  • ReLIFE

Best anime about adults and/or for adults by captivus

Alright let me get this straight: I do enjoy a wacky anime adventures of teenage people. Mostly set in a school. With romcom elements. Possibly with some kind of supernatural element to them. Unfortunately due to my age sometimes...

  • Beast Wars II Chou Seimeitai Transformers
  • Baby Felix
  • Azumanga Daioh
  • .hack//SIGN
  • .hack//Legend Of The Twilight

Nostalgic Themed Anime - Nostalgic/popular stuff related to 1985 - 2004 by WolfAngelus

A lot of the popular Anime from back in the days or ongoing series that first started way back, that many people in their early 20's or older will connect with or have fond memories of. To expand the list a bit further, Anime...

  • Robot Carnival
  • Kaiba
  • Neo Tokyo
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion
  • Mind Game

Philosophical anime by Celeriac

Anime where I found noteworthy philosophical substance either by inferred message or as a point of meditation. Personal reasoning/findings included (though I'm not any sort of final authority on them). In very loosely descending...

  • Assassination Classroom
  • Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day
  • Angel Beats!
  • Amagi Brilliant Park
  • Aldnoah.Zero

Hall of Masterpieces: The best of anime by Shikiya

Of course, this is my opinion, you may agree or disagree with my list, but I think I watched enough anime to put forward this much opinion.

  • Castlevania Season 2
  • Castlevania
  • Buddha 2: Tezuka Osamu no Buddha: Owarinaki Tabi
  • Barakamon
  • Antique Bakery

Anime Featuring Adult Protagonists by AnnaSartin

These shows star characters who are adults. They hold down jobs, attend university, raise children or do other independent adult things.

  • Banana Fish
  • Baccano!
  • Attack on Titan
  • ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept.
  • 91 Days

Quality anime that takes place outside Japan by linspoppa

Since a lot of anime is ethnocentric, it's difficult to find series that explore foreign places. The story can be set in a fantasy world, a different country or switch between multiple countries. I don't count fillers or short...