[Essentials] Anime

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  1. Extreme Coder
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    I saw the topic about the Essentials topic on the front page, and I thought, hey, why don't we have one for Anime too? Might just stop the 9000+ threads in here about which Anime to watch (of which I'm afraid I was guilty of once [​IMG] )

    Huge thanks to Shakraka for his help!


    The usual rules of other Essential topics go here as well: [​IMG]

    - You can add more anime in future posts but don't mention an anime that you've recommended previously.
    - Also add more anime by adding posts, not editing old ones.
    - -1 votes COUNT towards the total amount.
    However, it is acceptable if you provide both.

    Also, please use English names when available instead of Japanese.

    Also, would a mod please sticky this? [​IMG]

    If you notice any mistakes, please let me know (as there are bound to be some here X_X )



    Essentials [20+ votes]

    Death Note (52)
    The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzimiya (31)
    Bleach (32)
    Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann (27)
    One Piece (23)
    DragonBall (25)
    Code Geass (26)
    Fullmetal Alchemist (21)


    Recommended [10+ votes]

    Neon Genesis Evangelion (17)
    DragonBall Z (19)
    Cowboy Bepop (15)
    Naruto (19)
    Elfen Lied (15)
    Lucky Star (13)
    Trigun (14)
    Yu Yu Hakusho (11)
    Naruto Shippuuden (14)
    Gundam 00 (11)
    Full Metal Panic (10)
    Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei (10)


    Noteworthy [5+ votes]

    Rurouni Kenshin (9)
    Rozen Maiden (6)
    Initial D (6)
    Love Hina (8)
    Azumanga Daioh (8)
    FLCL (9)
    Gintama (7)
    Gundam Wing (7)
    Soul Eater (8)
    .Hack//Sign (7)
    Chobits (7)
    Mobile Fighter G Gundam (6)
    Welcome to the NHK! (6)
    Great Teacher Onizuka (8)
    Hellsing (6)
    Zoids (5)
    Samurai Champloo (6)
    Ghost in the Shell (5)
    Air Gear (7)
    CLANNAD (6)
    Gundam SEED (5)
    D.Gray-Man (5)
    GaoGaiGar (5)
    Princess Mononoke (5)
    Full Metal Panic Fumoffu (5)
    Claymore (5)
    Berserk (5)
    Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (5)
    Monster (5)


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  2. CockroachMan

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    Good idea considering the amounts of topics asking for anime recomendations [​IMG]

    let's see..


    Cowboy Bebop
    One Piece
    Dragon Ball
    Berserk
    Trigun
    Neon Genesis Evangelion
    Ranma 1/2
    Initial D

    those are essentials IMO
     
  3. da_head

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    Bleach (first season only)
    Deathnote (first season only)
    School days (that's sum messed up shit o.o)
    School Rumble (really funny)
    Shakugan no Shana
    Full Metal Panic
    Gundam 00
    Code Geass
    Strawberry Panic
    Onegai Sensei and Onegai Twins
    Clannad
    Air
    Rosario + Vampire
    Blassreitier
    Claymore
    Melancholy of Haruhi Suzimiya
    Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

    meh that's all i can think of off the top of my head
     
  4. Salamantis

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    Rozen Maiden
    [​IMG]

    Linkiboy told me to watch RM and it was really good IMO, therefore it gets my vote. Also good idea with the topic.
     
  5. ojsinnerz.

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    Kino no tabi
    Gundam 00
    Code geass (For the LULWUT?, massive plotholes, and the fact that it's entertaining as hell.)
    Sola
    Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
    Higurashi no Naku koro ni
    Higurashi no Naku koro ni kai (Second season)
    School rumble
    FullMetal alchemist
    Death Note
    Rozen Maiden
    Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei
    Seto no Hanayome
    Welcome to the NHK
    Baccano!
    Neon Genesis Evangelion + End of Evangelion movie
    Shigofumi ~ Letters from the departed~
    Elfen Lied.

    Oh, and lastly, watch
    Cromartie High in dubs. Here's a hilarious clip from the show.


    Rosario + Vampire = Pure fanservice shit.
    Blassreitier = No one cares about this, and it's made by GONZO.
    Claymore = Manga is far superior.
     
  6. Orc

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    Boku no Pico

    GaoGaiGar
    Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
     
  7. Holaitsme

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    Higurashi no naku koro ni
    Higurashi no naku koro ni kai
    cowboy bebop
    Gundam wing
    Death note
    Elfen lied
    Tengen toppa gurren lagann
    Fullmetal alchemist
    rozen maiden
    rozen maiden traumend
    Honey and clover (drama but can be funny)
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ez6nSQyl0hY
    Honey and clover II (seriously I started watching this like 2 months ago and haven't finished it 5/12)


    Naruto (jk if you add this ill be pissed )

    -1 haruhi suzumiya (why does every one like that show >: (
     
  8. xalphax

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    neon genesis evagelion
    dragonball
    deathnote
    bleach
    initial d
    ghost in the shell
    elfenlied
    cowboy bebop
     
  9. da_head

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    don't think anyone asked for ur opinion regarding my recommendations but fine..
    ok i admit Rosario is purely fanservice (especially second season, there's like a panty shot every 10 seconds lol), but the manga is pretty decent
    blassreitier? i found it decent, i don't care that U don't care about this lol
    claymore anime was decent till the end, but once again this is an anime essentials thread.

    EDIT: btw LOL @ video xD
     
  10. B-Blue

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    Cowboy Bebop
    Death Note
    Bleach
    Naruto (Shippuuden)
    Dragon Ball
    One Piece
    Neon Genesis Evangelion
    Elfen Lied
    The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya
    Rozen Maiden
    Hunter X Hunter
    Eyeshield 21
     
  11. Extreme Coder
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    Updated till B-Blue's post [​IMG] I may post mine later, they're only a few..
     
  12. Linkiboy

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    You grouped Rozen Maiden and Rozen Maiden Traumend as one, or didn't group Rozen Maiden

    Rozen Maiden
    Death Note
    Rozen Maiden Traumend
    Kanon (2006)
    Boku no Pico
    Melancholy of Haruhi
    Gurren Lagann
    Lucky Star
     
  13. JPH

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    The Dragonball series can go at the top of your list. :D
     
  14. dinofan01

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    I know Ill get flamed for this but...

    Inuyasha
    Zoids

    Yeah, most people dont like them but I love them.
    Oh and Dragonball Z too.
     
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    code. freaking. geass.
     
  16. da_head

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    shouldn't u put the number beside each one? that would be a good way for u to keep track as well
     
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    -Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann (Best Anime in recent history)
    -Yu Yu Hakusho (Great Classic)
    -CLANNAD (great drama and comedy)
    -Full Metal Panic (nothing needs to be said)
    -Full Metal Panic Fumoffu (same)
    -Full Metal Panic: The Second Raid (same)
    -Rurouni Kenshin (All time fav)
    -Ah! My Goddess (classic)
    -Kamen no Maid Guy (great classic)
    -Kanokon (funny +fanservice)
    -Gundam X (will always be my favorite gundam)
    -Full Metal Alchemist (everyone knows FMA)
    -Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu (so weird it is great)
    -Death Note (best drama/thriller)
    -Neon Genesis Evangelion (restarted the anime industry in 1995)
    -Elfin Lied (has blood and boobs, to say the least)
    -Love Hina (my first fansubbed anime)
    -Onegai Sensei (my second fansubbed anime)
    -Bounen no Xamed (pretty cool)
    -Shaman King (classic)
    -Bleach (minus the fillers)
    -Shippuuden (minus the fillers)
    -Tsubasa CHronicle (Would be even better if they had made a season 3)
    -xxxHolic (great, I like Clamp)
    -xxxHolic Kei (same)
    -Soul Eater (pretty cool)
    -Detroit Metal City (funny as hell to me)
    -Read or Die (love the 3ep OVA)

    +more I can't think of right now.
    As you can see, I'm not to picky.
    I love just about all anime, shonen or shojou.
    If you have seen every anime on this list,
    then get those torrents going.
    Each one will not make you regret watching them.
     
  18. Shakraka

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    Boku no Pico, Pico to Chico, Pico x Chico x Coco.
     
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    one piece
    naruto(i dont care)(include shippuuden)
    yu yu hakusho
    dragon ball/z/gt
     
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    Death Note
    Bleach
    DBZ
    Dragon Ball
    Elfen Lied
    Air Gear
    FLCL
    Yu Yu Hakusho
    Rurouni Kenshin (spelling sorry)
    Shaman King

    i love the eyeshield 21 manga but the anime is just not too good same reason why i didnt put reborn either.
     
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