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tv Zan Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei
Zan Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei

Nozomu Itoshiki is still the bizarre teacher of the even stranger Class 2-F. He attempts to teach his students the negative aspects of the world and society, only to have each circumstance thrown at his face whenever he tries. With more students and friends than before, Zetsubo-sensei's life becomes harder and crazier than ever before.

(Source: ANN)

finished airing
• 7.94/10
#comedy #parody #school
movie Cencoroll
Cencoroll
<p>When a gigantic, unearthly monster suddenly looms on the skyline of a Japanese city, the expected occurs—the Japan Self-Defense Forces roll out the tanks while the public panics. Nobody knows what it is or where it came from, but Yuki, a bold and inquisitive teenage girl, has a secret but might be a useful clue. Her friend Tetsu has been clandestinely caring for a bizarre creature called Cenco, which will soon prove itself to have some remarkable, even impossible characteristics. Another teenage boy, a stranger with some mysterious link to the monstrosity attacking the city, shows up, and his unwelcome interest in Tetsu's pet snuffs out any doubt of a connection—and lights the fuse for the coming battle.</p><p> (Source: Rupert Bottenberg, Fantasia Genre Film Festival)</p>
finished airing
• 7.26/10
#action #sci-fi
ova Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei

The endless cycle of murders has been broken and Rika is finally able to settle down for a normal life with her friends. However, she is involved in a traffic accident and wakes up in a world where everything is different. A world where no one commited the sins that shaped them into the persons they are. It's up to Rika to discover the truth behind this world and whether or not it truly is perfect.

finished airing
• 7.5/10
#comedy #mystery #thriller #psychological
movie Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance
Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance
When the threat of the Angel menace escalates, mankind's defense force is pushed to its limits, with Nerv at the forefront of the struggle. Shinji Ikari and his partner Rei Ayanami are assisted by two new pilots: the fiery Asuka Langley Shikinami and the mysterious Mari Illustrious Makinami.

With the aid of their mechanized Evangelion units, equipped with weapons perfect for engaging their monstrous opponents, the four young souls fight desperately to protect their loved ones and prevent an impending apocalypse. But when startling secrets are brought to light, will the heroes' greatest challenge prove to be the monsters...or humanity itself?

[Written by MAL Rewrite]
finished airing
• 8.39/10
#action #mecha #sci-fi
tv Umineko no Naku Koro ni
Umineko no Naku Koro ni
<p>Considered as the third installment in the highly popular "When They Cry" series by 07th Expansion, Umineko no Naku Koro ni takes place on the island of Rokkenjima, owned by the immensely wealthy Ushiromiya family. As customary per year, the entire family is gathering on the island for a conference that discusses the current financial situations of each respective person. Because of the family head's poor health, this year involves the topic of the head of the family's inheritance and how it will be distributed.</p><p> However, the family is unaware that the distribution of his wealth is the least of Ushiromiya Kinzo's (family head) concerns for this year's family conference. After being told that his end was approaching by his longtime friend and physician, Kinzo is desperate to meet his life's true love one last time: the Golden Witch, Beatrice. Having immersed himself in black magic for many of the later years in his life, Kinzo instigates a ceremony to revive his beloved upon his family's arrival on Rokkenjima. Soon after, a violent typhoon traps the family on the island and a string of mysterious murders commence, forcing the eighteen people on the island to fight for their lives in a deadly struggle between fantasy and reality.</p><p> [Written by MAL Rewrite]</p>
finished airing
• 7.22/10
#mystery #horror #psychological
tv Bakemonogatari
Bakemonogatari
<p>The story centers on Koyomi Araragi, a third year high school student who has recently survived a vampire attack, and finds himself mixed up with all kinds of apparitions: gods, ghosts, myths, and spirits. </p><p> (Source: Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 8.35/10
#mystery #romance #vampire
movie Mai Mai Shinko to Sennen no Mahou
Mai Mai Shinko to Sennen no Mahou
<p>The story is set in 1955 in Kokuga, Hofu City, Yamaguchi Prefecture. </p><p> One thousand years ago it was the site of the ancient capital, Suo no Kuni, and traces of the Heian Period (year 794-1185) are passed down to us in the form of ruins and historical place names. </p><p> The protagonist is Shinko, a third grade elementary school student, who was born and raised in one of the town's venerable families. She is a little girl whose characteristic is a strange curl on her forehead (she calls it her "Mai Mai"), and her love for playing in the fields. On the other hand, her secret joy is to imagine and to daydream about the world of one thousand years ago. Her fantasies travel far into the days of the Heian Period… </p><p> One day, a girl called Kiiko transfers from Tokyo and enters Shinko's class. This girl from the big city has difficulty feeling at home in this small town, but gradually her friendship with Shinko deepens. </p><p> Before long, the two of them become engulfed in a strange incident of one thousand years earlier...?! </p>
finished airing
• 7.29/10
#adventure #drama
tv Taishou Yakyuu Musume.
Taishou Yakyuu Musume.
<p>In 1925 (year 14 of the Taisho era) baseball is still quite unknown in Japan and there are only a few male teams. After being told by a baseball player that women should become housewives instead of going to school, 14-year-old Akiko invites her friend Koume to start a baseball team in order to prove him wrong. During this time, when even running was considered too vulgar for women, baseball is known as "what the boys do" and they face many difficulties when having to find enough members, to get permission from their parents and also when learning about the sport itself, which they soon discover to be more difficult than expected.</p>
finished airing
• 7.38/10
#comedy #historical #school #sports #seinen
movie Kara no Kyoukai 7: Satsujin Kousatsu (Kou)
Kara no Kyoukai 7: Satsujin Kousatsu (Kou)
In February 1999, a string of murders has Shiki Ryougi and Mikiya Kokutou on edge. These crimes share a disturbing resemblance to a similar set of homicides from 1995, when Shiki and Mikiya first met, and awaken a dark, murderous desire that has laid dormant within Shiki's soul ever since then.

With Shiki under suspicion due to her involvement in the past killings and supposed resemblance to the killer, she and Mikiya set out to find the true perpetrator. In the midst of their separate investigations, Mikiya grows increasingly concerned with Shiki's well-being and hurries to find the one responsible in order to protect Shiki from her own impulses. With the lead he receives from his cousin, police investigator Daisuke Akimi, Mikiya is led into the underbelly of Mifune City, as the salvation of Shiki's soul lies in his determination to prove her innocence once and for all.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]
finished airing
• 8.45/10
#action #mystery #romance #thriller
tv Ookami to Koushinryou II
Ookami to Koushinryou II
<p>Kraft Lawrence, an experienced traveling merchant, and his sharp tongued wolf goddess companion, Holo, continue on their journey to return to Holo's home in the north called Yoitsu. A tender relationship blossoms between the two as they make deals and travel between cities.</p>
finished airing
• 8.4/10
#adventure #fantasy #romance #historical
tv Canaan
Canaan
<p>Oosawa Maria is a Japanese photographer currently working in Shanghai, China. Along with her partner Mino, she searches for potential newsworthy stories throughout the city. When strange events occur at a local festival, Maria and Mino immediately investigate. Quickly, the two are immersed in a battle between unknown masked men and a strange, white-haired woman. Just when Maria is about to be caught in the crossfire, an old friend by the name of Canaan appears and helps Maria escape. But a sinister plot over a deadly virus soon develops, and Canaan learns she must confront her past if she wants any chance at stopping the perpetrator and saving her friends.</p><p> [Written by MAL Rewrite]</p>
finished airing
• 7.32/10
#action #seinen
tv Yokuwakaru Gendaimahou
Yokuwakaru Gendaimahou

Life hasn't been fair to Koyomi Morishita. Even though she's in high school, she's so short that everyone assumes she's still in grade school. The boys and girls in her school tease her mercilessly, and she's not exactly graceful either. On the other hand, she's still better off than Yumiko, who has a magician trying to kill her. Or at least Koyomi was until their paths crossed!

Fortunately, salvation arrives in the form of master mage and graduate student Misa Anehara, who agrees to take Koyomi under her wing in learning the new style of magic, which breaks enchantment down into sequences of code. That'll be quite a task, given that so far Koyomi's talent seems to consist of making washbasins randomly fall out of the sky. But if it was easy, it wouldn't be magic, would it?

(Source: Sentai Filmworks)

finished airing
• 6.51/10
#comedy #magic
tv GA: Geijutsuka Art Design Class
GA: Geijutsuka Art Design Class
<p>The Ayanoi High School features the Geijutsuka Art Design Class (GA) that focuses on the arts. Five close friends — the energetic "hime"-prankster Noda Miki; the level-headed, cynical Nozaki Namiko; the intelligent, observant, and kind Oomichi Miyabi; the lively and mischievous tomboy Tomokane; and the curious, innocent, glasses-wearing Yamaguchi Kisaragi — attend this class with great enthusiasm, learning about the many art techniques. Every day seems to pose a new and interesting challenge, be it struggling with the latest assignment or when dealing with the daily strangeness of school life.</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 7.17/10
#comedy #school #seinen #slice of life
movie Summer Wars
Summer Wars
<p>When timid eleventh-grader and math genius Kenji Koiso is asked by older student and secret crush Natsuki to come with her to her family's Nagano home for a summer job, he agrees without hesitation. </p><p> Natsuki's family, the Jinnouchi clan, dates back to the Muromachi era (1336 to 1573), and they've all come together to celebrate the 90th birthday of the spunky matriarch of the family, Sakae. That’s when Kenji discovers his "summer job" is to pretend to be Natsuki's fiance and dance with her at the birthday celebration. </p><p> As Kenji attempts to keep up with Natsuki's act around her family, he receives a strange math problem on his cell phone which, being a math genius, he can't resist solving. As it turns out, the solution to the mysterious equation causes Oz, the program that controls nearly every aspect of life to be hacked into, it's up to Kenji and his new "family" to stop the hacker before it's too late.</p><p> (Source: twitchfilm.net)</p>
finished airing
• 8.16/10
#comedy #sci-fi
tv Kanamemo
Kanamemo
<p>Nakamachi Kana is a junior high school girl. Her grandmother passed away and she was left all alone. She finds a newspaper carrier station and starts working as a live-in carrier. Her room has a hole on the wall. Other female workers living next door comes in through the hole and start a wild merrymaking.</p>
finished airing
• 6.94/10
#comedy #ecchi #slice of life
tv Element Hunters
Element Hunters

In 2029, a large scale ground sinkage occurred in the Mediterranean Sea. Chemical elements such as oxygen, carbon, gold, molybdenum, and cobalt disappeared from the earth's crust suddenly. The human population was decreased by 90% in sixty years. Researchers found out that the disappeared elements were drained into a planet "Nega Earth", located in another dimension. To save the Earth, a special team called the "Element Hunters" is organized. All of the members are under 13 years old, because young and flexible brains are needed to access "Nega Earth".

finished airing
• 6.69/10
#shounen #sci-fi
tv Fight Ippatsu! Juuden-chan!!
Fight Ippatsu! Juuden-chan!!
<p>Meet Plug, an unusual girl from a parallel world. Plug is a "Juuden-chan," capable of "recharging" people down on their luck, spreading good cheer wherever she goes!</p>
finished airing
• 6.74/10
#comedy #ecchi #shounen #sci-fi
movie Hottarake no Shima: Haruka to Mahou no Kagami
Hottarake no Shima: Haruka to Mahou no Kagami
<p>Your favourite teddy bear. That model kit that took so long to complete. The picture book you used to read over and over again. The shining stone you found that day in the park. Where do all your childhood's treasures go when you grow up? In this story, we meet fantastic creatures that gather all these little objects that fall into oblivion as they are forgotten by their owners when they step into adulthood. These creatures sneak into our world from a different dimension, and unseen by humans, they take all the ditched and forgotten "treasures" into their world. Here, they use their booty to build their own city, a fairy tale-like place called... Oblivion Island!</p><p> (Source: Production I.G)</p>
finished airing
• 7.47/10
#fantasy
tv Needless
Needless
<p>The year is 2130. After the third world war, large contaminated areas known as "Blackspots" formed all over Japan. Large walls were used to quarantine off these Blackspots. In time, signs of inhabitance appeared within these wastelands. Among the survivors who had been abandoned inside the Blackspots, labeled as "those who were unneeded", came forth possessors of uncanny abilities: fire, wind, brute strength; they were defined by their supernatural abilities. Others, fearful of their powers, expelled them and named them Needless. </p><p> (Source: anime opening) </p>
finished airing
• 7.33/10
#action #comedy #ecchi #sci-fi
ova Mahou Sensei Negima! Mou Hitotsu no Sekai
Mahou Sensei Negima! Mou Hitotsu no Sekai
<p>This is a series of OADs covering some of the Magic World manga arc by Ken Akamatsu, starting with chapters 184 through 188. Unlike the first and second anime seasons, the character designs are very accurate.</p>
finished airing
• 7.71/10
#action #adventure #ecchi #shounen #magic
movie Duel Masters Movie 2: Lunatic God Saga
Duel Masters Movie 2: Lunatic God Saga
<p>Five Enlightened cards scatters all around Japan after a secret ritual gets interrupted. Shobu Kirifuda got one of these cards from his father. Shori Kirifuda and 5 other duelist hunters are after him. </p><p> Shobu must battle descendants of the Chosen Ones (Yaesar), named Luna & Mikado Kozuki, who can control God power.</p>
finished airing
• 6.17/10
#action #adventure #comedy #shounen
movie Penguin no Mondai Movie
Penguin no Mondai Movie
<p>Penguin no Mondai Movie.</p>
finished airing
• 4.67/10
#comedy #kids
tv Sora no Manimani
Sora no Manimani
<p>Saku Ooyagi returns to his hometown after seven years and is soon reacquainted with his childhood friend, Mihoshi Akeno. The reunion is far from merry since the last memory they have of each other is of her falling off a tree and him saving her. In any case, Mihoshi is determined to improve their relationship and forces Saku to join the astronomy club she founded.</p>
finished airing
• 7.13/10
#comedy #romance #school #slice of life
special Toradora!: SOS!
Toradora!: SOS!
<p>Toradora DVD shorts featuring the miniature forms of the Toradora characters talking about, and eating, food.</p>
finished airing
• 6.42/10
#comedy
tv Umi Monogatari: Anata ga Ite Kureta Koto
Umi Monogatari: Anata ga Ite Kureta Koto
<p>Marin and her sister Urin live in the sea. One day they find a ring fallen into the sea. They get out of the sea and meet a girl Kanon, the owner of the ring. Kanon tells them she doesn't want the ring anymore because it was given by her boyfriend whom she just broke up with, and she throws it into the forest. Marin thinks Kanon is still in love with him and looks for the ring with her sister. But Urin accidentally breaks a seal near a shrine...</p>
finished airing
• 6.71/10
#drama #fantasy #romance #magic
tv Aoi Hana
Aoi Hana
<p>Fumi Manjoume, an introverted, bookish teenage girl, is beginning her first year of high school at Matsuoka Girls' High School. She enters the school year with her heart broken by a previous relationship. At about the same time, she reconnects with her best friend from ten years ago, Akira Okudaira, who is now attending Fujigatani Girls' Academy as a first-year high school student. As they reconnect, they both deal with their own respective romantic problems, and help each other get through them.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.21/10
#romance #slice of life
movie Pokemon Diamond &amp; Pearl: Arceus Choukoku no Jikuu e
Pokemon Diamond &amp; Pearl: Arceus Choukoku no Jikuu e
<p>Many millennia ago, a meteor from space which threatened to destroy the world was stopped by Arceus who intervened to protect the world. While attempting to protect the world, Arceus was badly injured and Damos (ダモス) took care of it. As gratidude, Arceus promised to help make the desolate land of Michīna rich and prosperous so it gave Damos the Jewel of Life (命の宝玉).</p><p> Arceus let Damos borrow 16 parts of its body to create the Jewel of Life which were to be returned to it on a specific date. Arceus was betrayed when it was not returned and it vowed to judge humans when it awakens.</p><p> Many millennia after these events, Satoshi, Hikari and Takeshi arrive in the riverside town of Michīna (ミチーナ) which is surrounded by nature's beauty. They decide to go the ruins of Michīna which are at the summit of a large rock. There is a large and beautiful lake at its shores and Satoshi and friends are fascinated by the lake, but suddenly, waves begin to form in the lake and tornado of water begins to wreak havoc.</p><p> A descendant of Damos, a girl called Sheena, runs out from the ruins of Michīna. Sheena saw what was happening and she summoned Dialga and she says "Dialga, please!" and Dialga manages to stop the tornado.</p><p> Satoshi and his friends finally get to see the ruins and Kevin and Sheena tell the old legend of Michīna to Satoshi and his friends. Moments after they explain the legend, the fighting between Dialga, Palkia and Giratina becomes fierce and the ruins of Michīna are destroyed. Arceus is awoken...</p><p> Source: pocketmonsters</p>
finished airing
• 7.09/10
#adventure #comedy
ova Nodame Cantabile OVA
Nodame Cantabile OVA
<p>A 20-minute special centering around the life of Yukihisa Matsuda in Paris with his jealousy of Chiaki who is now a successful conductor also working in Paris.</p>
finished airing
• 7.53/10
#comedy #music #romance #josei #slice of life
tv Princess Lover!
Princess Lover!
<p>Arima Teppei lost his parents in a traffic accident. His grandfather Isshin adopted him by force and ordered him to succeed the head of Arima Group Corporation. At Shuuhou Gakuen, a high school only for wealthy students, Teppei's new life as a celebrity starts.</p>
finished airing
• 6.89/10
#comedy #ecchi #school #harem
tv Tokyo Magnitude 8.0
Tokyo Magnitude 8.0
<p>The premise of the project is the 70% possibility that a magnitude 7.0 earthquake will occur in Tokyo in the next 30 years. The anime depicts what would happen if an 8.0 earthquake took place. </p><p> The story centers on Mirai, a middle school freshman girl who goes to Tokyo’s artificial Odaiba Island for a robot exhibition with her brother Yuuki at the start of summer vacation. A powerful tremor emanates from an ocean trench, the famed Tokyo Tower and Rainbow Bridge crumble and fall, and the landscape of Tokyo changes in an instant. With the help of a motorcycle delivery woman named Mari who they meet on Odaiba, Mirai and Yuuki strive to head back to their Setagaya home in western Tokyo.</p>
finished airing
• 8.12/10
#drama
movie Asylum Session
Asylum Session
<p>The story takes place in the far future, when the civilization has declined. Hiyoko is a high school girl, who aims to enter an art university. She runs away from her home because her father tried to throw away her mother's keepsake drawings. She finds a slum located in a stadium and meets the leader of the street children, Akira.</p><p> The police attempts to demolish the stadium for the beautification of the city. In order to resist the demolition, the people in the stadium plans to hold a street-art event "The Asylum Session". Hiroko takes the charge of a giant painting on the stadium.</p>
finished airing
• 5.1/10
#seinen #sci-fi
movie Naruto: Shippuuden Movie 3 - Hi no Ishi wo Tsugu Mono
Naruto: Shippuuden Movie 3 - Hi no Ishi wo Tsugu Mono
<p>Ninjas with bloodline limits begin disappearing in all the countries and blame points toward the fire nation. By Tsunade's order, Kakashi is sacrificed to prevent an all out war. After inheriting charms left by Kakashi, Naruto fights through friends and foes to prevent his death while changing the minds of those who've inherited the will of fire.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 7.44/10
#action #comedy #shounen #martial arts
special Miracle Train: Chuo-sen e Youkoso
Miracle Train: Chuo-sen e Youkoso
<p>Five of the Chuo train stations have been turned into the proud leader Zero Tokyo (Hiroyuki Yoshino,) the girl-wooing Rintarou Shinjuku (Ryotaro Okiayu,) the ramen-loving otaku Riku Nakano (Hiroshi Kamiya,) the charming yet acerbic Takuto Kichijouji (Miyu Irino,) and the gentle yet risk-taking Lune Tachikawa (Kouki Miyata.) The anime version will be the first anime based on a title from Yomban, Bandai Visual's original content website. This is the 1 min introduction. The main thing is the drama CD called "Special Seat e Youkoso!" (ドラマCD 「スペシャルシートへようこそ」)</p>
finished airing
• 6.15/10
#fantasy #shoujo
special Shikabane Hime: Kuro Special
Shikabane Hime: Kuro Special
<p>This special follows the story of how Isaki Shuuji and Ruo Minai became Contracted Priest and Shikabane Hime.</p>
finished airing
• 7.04/10
#action #adventure #drama #horror
special Clannad: After Story - Mou Hitotsu no Sekai, Kyou-hen
Clannad: After Story - Mou Hitotsu no Sekai, Kyou-hen
<p>Included in the 8th and final DVD of Clannad ~After Story~ is an extra episode set in an alternate universe. Here, Fujibayashi Kyou is the main heroine in place of Furukawa Nagisa.</p><p> Love can be wonderfully exciting, but also extremely painful. Fujibayashi Ryou, Kyou's sister, is in love with Okazaki Tomoya, the male protagonist. With the help of Kyou, Ryou manages to sum up the courage to ask him out and now Tomoya and Ryou are a couple. However, as things progress, Kyou begins to acknowledge her feelings for Tomoya, and a love-triangle is formed.</p><p> As everything is revealed, the sisters learn the pains of love and try to decide between the two loves of their life: Tomoya, or each other.</p><p> [Written by MAL Rewrite]</p>
finished airing
• 7.93/10
#drama #romance #school
ova Tetsuwan Birdy Decode: The Cipher
Tetsuwan Birdy Decode: The Cipher
<p>This OVA connects the first and second Birdy the Mighty Decode seasons.</p>
finished airing
• 7.35/10
#action #comedy #sci-fi
tv Wei&Atilde;Ÿ Survive
Wei&Atilde;Ÿ Survive
<p>Takeshi was just an ordinary guy until a perfectly innocent study session with Michi - the most beautiful girl in the school - ended up with him being mysteriously transported into the strange dimension known as the Weiss Schwarz Battle Space. Once there, a crazy but enthusiastic old man informs him that he is the chosen warrior and must win a succession of card battles to get back home. </p><p> The only problem: he doesn't know how to play! However, with the expert Michi ready to teach him the ins and outs of this bizarre and improbably slapstick card game, Takeshi will learn the ropes and get ready for the card battle of a lifetime. Assuming he survives the training... </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.21/10
#comedy #ecchi #game
ova Utsurun Desu.
Utsurun Desu.
<p>An anime adaptation of Sensha Yoshida's Utsurun Desu. four-panel "nonsensical" gag comedy manga. The manga used a stable of off-the-wall characters to tell jokes that defied logic or reasoning. The original manga ran in Shogakukan's Big Comic Spirits magazine from 1989 to 1994. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.65/10
#comedy
special Pokemon: Pikachu no Kirakira Daisousaku!
Pokemon: Pikachu no Kirakira Daisousaku!
<p>Summer! Everyone is full of energy today. Pikachu and friends play with their beach ball! Pikachu and Pochama are chasing and diving in a river when they drift over and see a metropolis. "Where are we?" they said, searching from the rooftops of the buildings. Suddenly, with a bang, jagged-eared Pichu and Muchul collide. The two argue in an angry mood. "Sparkling is gone! It was the present to give to Kireihana..." Besides, today is her birthday!? This is troublesome! We must hurry and search. Moreover, Nyarth-tachi are aiming too! Thus, the Great Sparkling Search begins!</p><p> (Source: Pocketmonsters)</p>
finished airing
• 6.43/10
#comedy
tv Kuruneko
Kuruneko
<p>Based on a manga about cats and their sake loving owner.</p>
finished airing
• 7.49/10
#comedy #slice of life
ova Tonari no 801-chan R
Tonari no 801-chan R
<p>A 90 second anime adaptation of the original </p><p> manga about a 28 year-old salaryman otaku who has a 22 year-old co-worker girlfriend who is a fujoshi, or female otaku obsessed with yaoi. </p>
finished airing
• 5.9/10
#comedy #music
movie 8-gatsu no Symphony: Shibuya 2002-2003
8-gatsu no Symphony: Shibuya 2002-2003
<p>Based on the autobiography of the singer Kawashima Ai. The name of the book is "Saigo no Kotoba (The Last Words)" and it follows Kawashima Ai's life after her mother's death.</p><p> The story chronicles her journey to make her dream come true to be a singer and, among other things, how she used to perform for free on Tokyo's streets. </p>
finished airing
• 6.76/10
#music
movie Redline
Redline
<p>Redline is about the biggest and most deadly racing tournament in the universe. Only held once every five years, everyone wants to stake their claim to fame, including JP, a reckless dare-devil driver oblivious to speed limits with his ultra-customized car—all the while, organized crime and militaristic governments want to leverage the race to their own ends. Amongst the other elite rival drivers in the tournament, JP falls for the alluring Sonoshee—but will she prove his undoing, or can a high speed romance survive a mass destruction race?</p><p> (Source: Anchor Bay Films)</p>
finished airing
• 8.31/10
#action #sports #cars #sci-fi
movie Yatterman the Movie: Shin Yattermecha Osu Gou! Omocha no Kuni de Dai Ketsudan da Koron
Yatterman the Movie: Shin Yattermecha Osu Gou! Omocha no Kuni de Dai Ketsudan da Koron
<p>Yatterman movie.</p>
finished airing
• 6.37/10
#comedy #kids
ova Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch R2 Special Edition Zero Requiem
Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch R2 Special Edition Zero Requiem
<p>An OVA summarizing all 25 episodes of season 2.</p>
finished airing
• 7.89/10
#action #mecha #military
special Kuroshitsuji Special
Kuroshitsuji Special

The Phantom Company plans a stage play for the poor children for it's 3rd anniversary since its foundation. But the original theater performers got into a ship accident on their way to London and won't make it in time for the presentation. Faced with this situation Ciel commands Sebastian, "Make the stage play a success". And just like that, Ciel, with his three servants, Lau and Ranmao, Soma and Agni, start rehearsing Hamlet. Even Undertaker and Grell show up for the show, and the rehearsals go on. Will the stage play go through as planned?

(Sources: kuroshitsuji.tv, elune)

finished airing
• 7.63/10
#comedy #parody #demons
tv Ukkari P&Atilde;&copy;n&Atilde;&copy;lope (2009)
Ukkari P&Atilde;&copy;n&Atilde;&copy;lope (2009)
<p>Ukkari Penelope is about a young koala's daily adventures. The narrator is Mamiko Noto!</p>
finished airing
• 6.05/10
#comedy #slice of life
special Hatsukoi Limited: Gentei Shoujo
Hatsukoi Limited: Gentei Shoujo
<p>Andou Soako, a high school girl and a 'Mega-klutz' as she thinks herself to be is about to be late for school yet again, for nine straight days! She rushes out from her home and runs out to make up for the lost time when she suddenly realizes that her breasts are wobbling much more than usual and she has a feeling of a gentle breeze under her skirt...</p>
finished airing
• 6.77/10
#comedy #ecchi #school #shounen
special Sora no Manimani Specials
Sora no Manimani Specials
<p>Extra anime shorts included on DVD.</p><p> Episode 1: Summer Memories (Vol. 1)</p><p> Episode 2: The Meteor Distance (Vol. 3)</p><p> Episode 3: Twinkle Star (Vol. 5)</p><p> Note: Music video specials are not included in the entry as they don't contain any new scenes.</p>
finished airing
• 6.62/10
#comedy #school #slice of life
ona Ontama!
Ontama!
<p>Ichigo is a little girl who is distressed by the failing relationship between her mother and father (who is actually her step-father). After school one day she meets a driver of a magical bus and finds herself taking a ride in the bus. The bus transports her to the past to shortly after her mother and real father met. Perhaps she is meant to do something that will help her parents stay together and love one another further into the future.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.86/10
#comedy #magic #seinen #slice of life
special Pandora Hearts Specials
Pandora Hearts Specials
<p>Pandora Hearts DVD shorts. </p>
finished airing
• 7.43/10
#comedy
special Jungle Taitei: Yuuki ga Mirai wo Kaeru
Jungle Taitei: Yuuki ga Mirai wo Kaeru
<p>Earth, sometime in the 21st century. Because of non-stop environmental destruction, the United Nations commissions a private company, "Eternal Earth", to create an artificial jungle, to be a nature preserve and to protect animals. All wild animals are forced to live in it.</p><p> The animals that live in this "neo-jungle" have an easy life. Leo, son of Panja, is born in this artificial world. Because of the unrealistic nature of the neo-jungle, Leo lives his life like he hasn't a care in the world. But Leo is ridiculed by the other animals; they call him a coward--he is not like his father, the great Jungle Emperor, but Leo vows that some day he will be.</p><p> Kenichi, son of the Eternal Earth company's CEO, has no doubt about the great success of the neo-jungle. The story starts when Leo and Kenichi meet. Kenichi has the special ability to understand what the animals are saying. </p><p> (Source: kimbawlion.com/2009.htm)</p>
finished airing
• 7.11/10
#adventure
movie Higashi no Eden Soushuuhen: Air Communication
Higashi no Eden Soushuuhen: Air Communication
<p>A re-editing of the 11 television episodes of Higashi no Eden.</p>
finished airing
• 7.7/10
#comedy #mystery #romance
tv Uchurei!
Uchurei!
<p>The "summer supernatural teen comedy" revolves around an ordinary high school boy named Takashi who ends up living with a space alien's spirit (uchūjin no yūrei) after a strange incident. He names the creature "Uchurei" and plans to keep it as a pet, but becomes possessed by it. </p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.72/10
#comedy #sci-fi #slice of life
special Bakemonogatari Recap
Bakemonogatari Recap
<p>A recap of episodes 1-5 of Bakemonogatari. </p>
finished airing
• 7.37/10
#mystery #romance
ona Hoshi ni Negai wo: Fantastic Cat
Hoshi ni Negai wo: Fantastic Cat
<p>Space age fairytale from the faraway future...</p><p> Planet Magracia is a center for commerce with busy space traffic. A girl named Lilly is intrigued by an enigmatic new girl in her school. She's the same age as Lilly but mature compared to other students in her class. Regarded aloof, she hasn't made any friend yet, it seems. Her name is Hikari.</p><p> Lilly can only watch her from distance, hoping for an opportunity to talk to her. Then one day, a strange cat-like creature shows up in class, changing their ordinary life.</p>
finished airing
• 6.21/10
#adventure #sci-fi
special Senjou no Valkyria: Gallian Chronicles Theater
Senjou no Valkyria: Gallian Chronicles Theater
<p>Special shorts that come with the DVDs for Valkyria Chronicles.</p>
finished airing
• 6.84/10
#comedy
special K-On!: Ura-On!
K-On!: Ura-On!
<p>The seven Blu-ray disc volumes of K-ON! have an extra short anime "Ura-ON!"</p>
finished airing
• 6.37/10
#comedy
special Ring of Gundam
Ring of Gundam
<p>The story of "Ring of Gundam" takes place in a new era long after the events of the first Mobile Suit Gundam series' One-Year War. In this world setting, a giant 600-kilometer-wide ring now floats in lunar orbit. An Earth Federation Forces member named Eiji discovers an object called "Beauty Memory" buried in a high-altitude, massive rockbed on Earth.</p><p> (Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 5.31/10
#mecha #sci-fi
special Shikabane Hime: Puchitto
Shikabane Hime: Puchitto
<p>Chibi comedy released as a DVD extra. </p>
finished airing
• 6.26/10
#comedy
ova 30th Gundam Perfect Mission
30th Gundam Perfect Mission
30th Gundam Perfect Mission is a short original video animation (OVA) officially released by Sunrise in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Gundam metaseries. It features all the titular and mascot gundams of the main series in a non-cannon conjoint mission.<br><br> (Source: Gundam Wikia)
finished airing
• 6.97/10
#mecha #sci-fi #action #fantasy #game #adventure #drama #magic #mystery #demons #military #shoujo #romance
movie Ginga Tetsudou 999: Diamond Ring no Kanata e
Ginga Tetsudou 999: Diamond Ring no Kanata e
<p>July 22, 2009. Galaxy Express 999 made a brief stop at Kagoshima on the day of total solar eclipse. Tetsuro gives a pass for the 999 to a boy named Kakeru dreaming of becoming an astronaut, saying "It's up to you whether you can use this pass or not".</p><p> Now it's 2035, another total solar eclipse is expected in Japan, 26 years since the last one. What became of Kakeru...?</p><p> (Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.76/10
#adventure #drama #sci-fi
movie Yona Yona Penguin
Yona Yona Penguin
<p>Koko is a little girl who always wears the penguin coat her deceased father gave her. She believes that she can fly like her father told her and is often teased by the other children. One night Koko follows a strange cat and finds herself in the land of the goblins. The mystical land is in danger for the old enemy is gathering his forces. Will Koko be able to save her new friends? </p>
finished airing
• 5.73/10
#adventure #fantasy #kids
special Kurogane no Linebarrels Specials
Kurogane no Linebarrels Specials
<p>Episodes 25 & 26, added to DVD.</p>
finished airing
• 6.65/10
#action #comedy #ecchi #mecha
special Saki Picture Drama
Saki Picture Drama
<p>Saki picture drama included in the DVD volumes 3 through 9.</p>
finished airing
• 6.3/10
#comedy #slice of life
special Mini Sengoku Basara: Chousokabe-kun to Mouri-kun
Mini Sengoku Basara: Chousokabe-kun to Mouri-kun
<p>Random side-stories of Chousokabe and Mouri in chibi form.</p>
finished airing
• 6.83/10
#comedy #historical
special Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood - 4-Koma Theater
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood - 4-Koma Theater
<p>Short specials from the DVDs/BDs.</p>
finished airing
• 7.6/10
#comedy #fantasy #parody #military
special Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom Picture Drama
Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom Picture Drama
<p>DVD/BD specials.</p>
finished airing
• 6.75/10
#comedy
ova Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ: Gundam Frag.
Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ: Gundam Frag.
<p>A short CG movie about glimpses of the daily and not-so-daily life on the battlefield of Universal Century from the first and the second Gundam ZZ Memorial BluRay boxes.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 5.75/10
#action #mecha #sci-fi #military
movie Mak Dau Xiang Dang Dang
Mak Dau Xiang Dang Dang
<p>The story begins as archaeologists discover a crudely-made artifact while doing an archaeological study before the entire area was to be flooded following the construction of the Three Gorges Dam. The archaeologists identify it as being made by Mak-zi (also known as "McFat"), an ancient Chinese philosopher who had invented many things, but were arguably ahead of its time - for example, a myriad of electronic devices before the discovery of electricity. However, the crudeness of the artifact has led to the artifact being rejected for every museum in China and abroad, and thus, unwilling to destroy it, the artifact was set on a barge, continuously moving along the Yangtze River. The story continues on to Mak-zi's descendant 18 generations later, McDull (Kwok Kwan Yin), a kindergartener living in Hong Kong.</p><p>(Source: Wikipedia)</p>
finished airing
• 6.69/10
#comedy
ona Sono Hanabira ni Kuchizuke wo: Reo x Mai Diaries
Sono Hanabira ni Kuchizuke wo: Reo x Mai Diaries
<p>Short picture episodes of Reo and Mai during their daily life as a couple.</p>
finished airing
• 6.63/10
#comedy #romance #school
special God Eater Prologue
God Eater Prologue
<p>A prequel to the video game by the same name.</p><p>The video takes place in the year 2065, six years before the events of the videogame. In the video, three wielders of the "divine weapons" from the Fenrir Far East branch, an elite military task force, arrive at a military operation against the powerful creatures called Aragami. One of the three, Souma, is a protagonist in the videogame.</p><p>(Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.75/10
#action #demons #fantasy #military #sci-fi
special Fireball Special
Fireball Special
<p>A small special in which the show's stars, Drossel and Gedächtnis, explain a little bit about how the show is made, through interviews and behind the scenes shots.</p>
finished airing
• 6.34/10
#comedy #sci-fi
special Planetes Picture Drama
Planetes Picture Drama
<p>Planetes picture drama.</p>
finished airing
• 5.7/10
#comedy #sci-fi
special Aoi Hitomi no Onna no Ko no Ohanashi
Aoi Hitomi no Onna no Ko no Ohanashi
<p>The story is set in a village in the southern Japanese prefecture of Kōchi during World War II. Even in this remote mountainous area, the perception of American and British people as "brutes" has taken root, due to the deaths and injuries among the villagers' relatives.</p><p>A elementary schoolgirl named Eiko transfers from the city of Yokohama to this village. Eiko happens to have blue eyes from her American father, and her classmates make no attempt to rein in their bullying. Other than Eiko's homeroom teacher Akiko, even the teachers view Eiko the same way that the children do. However, a boy named Kenta views Eiko more with curiosity than with hostility.</p><p>The children's lives change as the injured father of one of Kenta's classmates returns from the battlefield and news of more casualties arrives in the village.</p><p>(Source: ANN)</p>
finished airing
• 6.3/10
#drama #historical
ona Shinjuku Shin-chan: Yoiko no Koutsuu Anzen
Shinjuku Shin-chan: Yoiko no Koutsuu Anzen
<p>Shinjuku Shin-chan teaches kids about traffic safety.</p>
finished airing
• 4.84/10
#kids
special Tanpen Animation Junpei Fujita
Tanpen Animation Junpei Fujita
<p>A special airing at the Meguro Museum of Art in Tokyo of three animation shorts created by Junpei Fujita during his school days, using three different animation techniques.</p><p>1. The Seasons (2 min; animation)</p><p>2. Eaten Up Planet (30 min; rotary animation)</p><p>3. Insane Ice (48 min; pixilation & animation)</p>
finished airing
• 6.6/10
#music
movie Sore Ike! Anpanman: Dadandan to Futago no Hoshi
Sore Ike! Anpanman: Dadandan to Futago no Hoshi
<p>21st Anpanman movie.</p>
finished airing
• 5.7/10
#comedy #kids
ona Mobile Suit Gundam Battlefield Record: Avant-Title
Mobile Suit Gundam Battlefield Record: Avant-Title
<p>A short animation serving as a prequel to the events depicted in the PlayStation 3 game, Mobile Suit Gundam: Battlefield Record U.C. 0081.</p><p>(Source: AniDB)</p>
finished airing
• 6.27/10
#mecha #sci-fi
ona Noobow: Na Kokoro
Noobow: Na Kokoro
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finished airing
• 6.06/10
#kids
movie Sore Ike! Anpanman: Baikinman vs. Baikinman!?
Sore Ike! Anpanman: Baikinman vs. Baikinman!?
<p>No synopsis information has been added to this title. Help improve our database by adding synopsis</p><p>.</p>
finished airing
• 5.53/10
#comedy #fantasy #kids
tv Barnacle Lou
Barnacle Lou
<p>A lovely story of a little seagull Lou who thinks of himself as a barnacle.</p><p>(Source: Olive Studio)</p>
finished airing
• 5.39/10
#kids
special Yomiuri Shimbun
Yomiuri Shimbun
<p>A 15 second long commercial produced for the Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper.</p>
finished airing
• 4.88/10
#historical
tv Lena lena
Lena lena
<p>Based on the picture book "The Adventures of Lena Lena" by Harriët van Reek about an incredibly curious girl who looks at the world like children do. She explores whatever comes her way, be it a rat, a worm or even her own body.</p>
finished airing
• 5.89/10
#slice of life
special Kirby of the Stars Special Episode: Take it Down! The Crustacean Monster Ebizou
Kirby of the Stars Special Episode: Take it Down! The Crustacean Monster Ebizou
<p>Special 3-D animated short based on</p> Kirby: Right Back at Ya! <p>. It was released on the Wii channel in Japan. It features the never-before-seen monster named Lobzilla. Fire Kirby makes a special appearance, as does a new Kirby ability exclusive to the short called Kabuki. Seeing that Nightmare Enterprises is active and Dedede's transporter is operative, this episode may have taken place before episodes 96-100.</p><p>(Source: Kirby Wikia)</p>
finished airing
• 6.08/10
#adventure #comedy #fantasy #action
movie Kitsutsuki: The Ten Hole Stories
Kitsutsuki: The Ten Hole Stories
<p>G9+1 film.</p>
finished airing
• 4.74/10
#dementia