POLL: Japanese Fans Are Asked What Is the Best Underselling Anime

Over 4000 fans responded!

What's the definition of an "underrated" anime? Wouldn't it be a great anime that just didn't sell like it deserved? Biglobe's anime site asked fans what's the best anime that didn't sell well.

 

The poll closed at about 8:00 PM last night in Japan with a total of 4334 votes.

 

Here are the top-50 picks!

 

1 (320 votes) Kaichou wa Maid-sama! (Maid-sama!)

 

 

2 (251 votes) Taisho Yakyuu Musume (Taisho Baseball Girls)

 

 

3 (239 votes) Chihayafuru

 

 

4 (218 votes) Kure-nai

 

 

5 (251 votes) Kamisama Dolls

 

 

6 (178 votes) true tears
7 (157 votes) Ikoku Meiro no Croisée (Croisée in a Foreign Labyrinth)
8 (135 votes) Kill Me Baby
9 (132 votes) Kuragehime (Princess Jellyfish)
10 (114 votes) Seirei no Moribito (Moribito)
11 (111 votes) Sora no Manimani
12 (108 votes) Shiki
13 (102 votes) Sofuteni (Sofutenni)
14 (97 votes) Hourrou Musuko (Wandering Son)
15 (96 votes) Sasameki Koto
16 (95 votes) Nabari no Ou
17 (82 votes) Neko-gami Yaoyorozu (Cat God)
18 (80 votes) Shukufuku no Campanella (Blessing of the Campanella)
19 (76 votes) Natsu no Arashi
19 (76 votes) Aoi Hana (Sweet Blue Flowers)
21 (71 votes) Kenkou Zenrakei Zuieibu Umishou
22 (70 votes) Skip Beat!
23 (69 votes) One Outs
24 (65 votes) RD Sennou Chousashitsu (Real Drive)
25 (64 votes) Wagaya no Oinari-sama (Our Home's Fox Deity)
25 (64 votes) Goshuushou-sama Ninomiya-kun (Good Luck! Ninomiya-kun)
25 (64 votes) Bokurano (Ours)
28 (56 votes) Jewelpet Tinkle
29 (54 votes) Shikabane Hime (Corpse Princess)
29 (54 votes) Itsuka Tenma no Kuro-Usagi (A Dark Rabbit Has Seven Lives)
31 (48 votes) Noramimi
32 (45 votes) Potemayo
33 (44 votes) Yoku Wakaru Gendai Mahou (Modern Magic Made Simple)
34 (42 votes) Myself; Yourself
35 (41 votes) Ghost Hound
35 (41 votes) Simoun
35 (41 votes) Sketchbook ~Full Colors~
35 (41 votes) Mouryou no Hako
39 (40 votes) Pita-Ten
40 (38 votes) Magikano
41 (37 votes) De Gi Charat
42 (36 votes) Kidousenshi Gundam Age (Gundam Age)
43 (35 votes) Bounen no Xam'd (Xam'd: Lost Memories)
43 (35 votes) Casshern Sins
45 (33 votes) Hatenkou Yuugi
46 (32 votes) Umi Monogatari Anata ga Ite Kureta Koto
47 (31 votes) Hitohira
48 (29 votes) Saraiya Goyou (House of Five Leaves)
49 (27 votes) Souten no Ken (Fist of the Blue Sky)
50 (20 votes) Boys Be…


Anything below 20 votes didn't make the list.

 

Many of these series are available to watch on Crunchyroll. Those are the titles that have hyperlinks.

 

Chime in! What are your favorite worst-selling anime?

 

Source: Biglobe's Anime Site

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