Which Light Novels Adaptations Need Sequels? Fans Pick Their Top Ten

Anime! Anime! readers respond to poll with their light novel faves.

News site Anime! Anime! asked its readers which light novel-based anime deserve a sequel. More than 20 light novel adaptations made prior to 2016 were listed, and voters were only allowed to pick one title.


The poll saw more than 2,500 fans responding, with an almost even male/female split. Their top ten choices are below!


10. The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

9. A Certain Magical Index

8. Humanity Has Declined

7. Horizon in the Middle of Nowhere

6. The Devil Is a Part-Timer!

5. Sword Art Online

4. Re:Zero -Starting Life in Another World-

3. Baccano!

2. Hyouka (Classic Literature Club series)

1. Slayers

Are there any that didn't make the list that you think should come back? Let us know in the comments!


Source: Anime! Anime!




Kara Dennison is responsible for multiple webcomics, blogs and runs interviews for (Re)Generation Who and PotterVerse, and is half the creative team behind the OEL light novel series Owl's Flower. She blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos.

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