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Top Recommended Anime

My Top favorite anime titles (including notable sequels), and ones which should definitely be on a "watched" list; recommended in their original format (Japanese with English Subtitles).
1 Slayers


Seinen; Fantasy/Comedy

2 Slayers Next

Slayers Next

Seinen; Fantasy/Comedy

3 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Shounen; Action/Drama/Supernatural

4 Rurouni Kenshin

Rurouni Kenshin

Shounen; Historical/Action/Romance



Seinen; Mystery/Supernatural/Psychological

6 Natsume's Book of Friends

Natsume's Book of Friends

Shoujo; Supernatural/Slice-of-Life/Drama

7 Natsume's Book of Friends Season 3

Natsume's Book of Friends Season 3

Shoujo; Supernatural/Slice-of-Life/Drama

8 Steins;Gate


Seinen; Science-Fiction

9 Digimon Adventure

Digimon Adventure

Shounen; Action/Adventure

10 Digimon Tamers

Digimon Tamers

Shounen; Action/Adventure + dark themes

11 School Babysitters

School Babysitters

Shoujo; Slice-of-life

Notes:  Adorableness

12 Detective Conan

Detective Conan

Shounen; Mystery/Romance

Note:  Incomplete

13 Romeo no Aoi Sora

Romeo no Aoi Sora

Classic; World Masterpiece Theater

14 The Seven Deadly Sins

The Seven Deadly Sins

Shounen; fantasy/adventure

Note:  While the other arcs start to go downhill, this first season/arc is the best the series has to offer and scores very highly.

15 My Clueless First Friend

My Clueless First Friend

Shounen & Iyashikei

Pure serotonin.

16 Magic Knight Rayearth

Magic Knight Rayearth

Shoujo; Fantasy/Adventure/Magical Girls

17 Bungo Stray Dogs 2nd Season

Bungo Stray Dogs 2nd Season

Seinen; Supernatural, superpowers

Notes:  First season should be watched first to better understand what's going on.

18 Baby & Me

Baby & Me

Shoujo; Slice-of-Life/Drama

19 Ie Naki Ko Remi

Ie Naki Ko Remi

Classic; World Masterpiece Theater


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Spiderus May 3, 2021

It makes me so happy to find someone who appeciates World Masterpiece Theatre as much as me!! I definitely second you on including them on this list, along with many of the others of course, but those two in particular are just so wonderfully touching and totally underrated >^<