VIDEO: Otaku Pick Their Favorite Anime Openings of the Last Year

Six thousand fans pick the best from Fall 2011 through Fall 2012

This isn't quite a best of 2012 poll. There was a bit of cheating to bring in some '11 goodies. In a recent Biglobe Anime Ranking, six thousand otaku responded to a query asking for their favorite anime opening airing between the fall 2011 season and fall 2012 season. 


1. Kuroko's Basketball


2. Chūnibyō Demo Koi ga Shitai!


3. Joshiraku


4. Sword Art Online


5. Accel World


6. Tiger & Bunny


7. Guilty Crown


8. Steins;Gate


9. Haganai 


10. Penguindrum


11. Persona 4: The Animation


12. (tie) Hyouka 


12. (tie) Oda Nobuna

14. Nyarko-san


15. Humanity has Decline


16, Psycho-Pass


17. The World God Only Knows II


18. Fate/zero


19. Tari Tari


20. YuruYuri


21. Heaven's Memo Pad

22. Hanasaku Iroha

23. Sankarea

24. Usagi Drop

25. (tie) Ixion Saga DT

25. (tie) Binbogami Gah!

27. Nisemonogatari

28. Ano Natsu de Matteru


30. Space Brothers

31. Aquarion EVOL

32. Girls und Panzer

33. Inu x Boku SS

34.(tie) Ben To

34. (tie) Pet Girl of Sakurasou

36. (tie) Last Exile: Fam, the Silver Wing

36. (tiie) Senki Zesshō Symphogear 

38. C3

39. K

40. Total Eclipse


What was your favorite opening of the last year?



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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