The advent of late night and off hour anime scheduling allowed for more diversity in televised series from classics like Serial Experiments Lain and Berserk to Noitamina programming like Kids on the Slope and Natsuyuki Rendezvous, but in some of these case, Japanese fans think the anime really could have commanded attention in a "golden time"/prime time slot.
In a new free-for-all Biglobe poll, almost five thousand Japan fans named their pick for what anime should have aired in prime time.
1. Tiger & Bunny
4. Daily Lives of High School Boys
10. Squid Girl
11. The Idol Master
12. Hanasaku Iroha
13. Hidamari Sketch
14. Thermae Romae
16. Atchi Kotchi
17. Aria The Animation
18. Prince of Tennis
20. (tie) GA Geijutsuka Art Design Class
20 (tie) Full Metal Alchemist
22. Kill Me Baby
23. (tie) AKB0048
23. (tie) Bodacious Space Pirates
25. Croisée in a Foreign Labyrinth
26. Astro Fighter Sunred
27. One Outs
28. Bible Black
29. To Love-Ru Darkness
Yeah, the trolling get a bit obvious at the end there.
What anime do you think should have aired in prime time in your region?