This Decade’s Best Anime (So Far)

Japanese poll ranks the top 20 shows from 2010’s

The last three years have really cranked out some stellar series, which begs the question: which shows are the best? Japanese anime fans attempted to predict which anime will represent this decade in a poll on Biglobe. Over ten thousand fans voted, and here are the results:




1. K-ON!!

scientific railgun

2. A Certain Scientific Railgun

madoka magica

3. Puella Magi Madoka Magica

attack on titan

4. Attack on Titan

tiger & bunny

5. Tiger & Bunny

steins gate

6. Steins;Gate


7. Oreimo

squid girl

8. Squid Girl

girls und panzer

9. Girls & Panzer


10. Nyaruko-san: Another Crawling Chaos

kuroko's basketball

11. Kuroko’s Basketball

milky holmes

12. Tantei Opera Milky Holmes


13. Magi


14. Monogatari Series


heartcatch precure


15. Heart Catch Precure


16. Sword Art Online


17. AnoHana


18. Durarara!!

high school dxd

19. Highschool DxD


20. Psycho-Pass

So what do you think? We all know that Japanese fans tend to have pretty different opinions from us, so sound off in the comments! What was left out? What should have been higher? What shouldn’t have been on the list at all?


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Amanda Rush is the Associate Editor for Ani.Me and contributor for OtakuCollectionDX. She swears in the middle of the night on Twitter as @TheAnimaven.

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