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VIDEO: Japanese Anime Fans Pick Favorite Anime Themes

See a full rundown of anison picks - Warning: LOTS of clips included!

Ready for some musical fireworks? In the latest MyNavi free-for-all poll, over five thousand fans responded to a query asking anime watchers to name their favorite theme song (in the otaku lingo, "animation" and "song" portmanteau "anison"). See a full run down below.


1. Ready!! (The IdolMaster)

2. Only my railgun (A Certain Scientific Railgun)

3. Kimi no Shiranai Monogatari (Bakemonogatari)

4. Lion (Macross Frontier)

5. Connect (Puella Magi Madoka Magica)

6. God knows… (The Melancholy Of Haruhi Suzumiya)

7. My Soul, Your Beats (Angel Beats!)

8. Hare Hare Yukai (The Melancholy Of Haruhi Suzumiya)

9. Sousei no Aquarion (Sousei no Aquarion)

10. LEVEL5 -Judgelight- (A Certain Scientific Railgun)

11. Secret Base ~Kimi ga Kureta Mono~ (Ano Hana)

12. Butter-Fly (Digimon)

13. Oath Sign (Fate/Zero)

14. Motteke! Sailor Fuku! (Lucky Star)

15. Irony (Oreimo)

16. Tori no Uta (AIR)

17. Seikan Hikou (Macross Frontier)


19. Eternal Blaze (Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha)

20. Someone Else (WORKING!!)

21. Cagayake!GIRLS (K-on!)

22. (tie) Joint (Shakugan no Shana)

22. (tie) Sobakasu (Rurouni Kenshin)

24. Your Legend, Aquarion Chapter 2 (Aquarion Evol)  


25. Hishoku no Sora (Shakugan no Shana)


26. Garnet (The Girl Who Leapt Through Time)

27. Dear My Friend (A Certain Scientific Railgun)


28. Sorairo Days (Gurren Lagann)


29. Shichiten Hakki Shijōshugi! ((Hayate no Gotoku!)


30. Natsuzora (Big Windup!)


31. Get Over (Hikaru no Go)

32. Days (Eureka 7)

33. (tie) Super Diver (Haruhi Suzumiya)

33. (tie) The Biggest Dreamer (Digimon)

35. Higurashi When They Cry (Higurashi When They Cry)

36. Shine in the Storm (Mobile Suit Gundam 08th MS Team)

37. Tsukiakari no Michishirube (Darker than Black: Gemini of the Meteor)

38. Reckless Fire (s-CRY-ed)

39. (tie) Sekirei  (Sekirei)

39. (tie) Treasure (Seitokai no Ichizon)

41. (tie) Agape (UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie)

41. (tie) 02 (Code Geass)

41. (tie) You (Higurashi When They Cry)

44. Little Magic (Tegami Bachi Reverse)

45.  (tie) That day, that place, all the Thank you (Higurashi When They Cry)

45. (tie) Howling (Darker than Black)


47. (tie) Hikari (Fate/stay night)


47. (tie) Yakusoku no basho e (Kaleido Star)


49. Lilium (Elfen Lied)

 50. Shell (Witch Hunter Robin)

via Sankaku Complex (NSFW)


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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