Anime meme

Warning, this one is Very Very long, and it covers a lot of genres. It’s good, though, if you’ve ever wondered what exactly you were watching and how it fit into Anime in general.

Directions: Select each title that you’ve seen at least one episode in its entirety; if an OVA or movie, you must have watched the entire OVA series or sat through the entire movie.

I. Action and Adventure
( ) .hack//SIGN
(x) Airmaster
( ) Battle Arena Toshinden
( ) Bleach
( ) Blood+
( ) Burst Angel
(x) City Hunter
(x) Cowboy Bebop
(x) Dragonball
( ) Flame of Recca
( ) GetBackers
(x) InuYasha
(x) Lupin III
( ) Mai-HiME
( ) Naruto
( ) One Piece
( ) Tenjou Tenge
( ) Trigun
( ) Saiyuki
(x) Yu Yu Hakusho
Total Here: 7/20

(Some of these are on my list of things to watch, like Trigun and .hack//SIGN)

II. Comedy and Parody
( ) 2×2 = Shinobuden
( ) Adventures of the Mini Goddesses
(x) All Purpose Cultural Catgirl Nuku Nuku
( ) Azumanga Daioh
( ) Bokusatsu Tenshi Dokuro-chan
( ) DiGi Charat
(x) Dragon Half
( ) Excel Saga
( ) Fruits Basket
( ) Galaxy Angel
(x) Here is Greenwood
(x) Kodomo no Omocha
( ) Kyou Kara Maou!
( ) Midori Days
( ) Pani Poni Dash
(x) Project A-ko
(x) Ranma 1/2
(x) Tenchi Muyo
(x) Those Who Hunt Elves
(x) Urusei Yatsura
Total Here: 9/20

(This one, however, doesn’t have as much I want to watch, so except for Excel Saga, that’s probably going to be it…)

III. Drama and Miscellaneous
( ) Beck
( ) Full Moon wo Sagashite
( ) Gankutsuou (The Count of Monte Cristo)
( ) Genshiken
( ) Glass Mask
(x) Haibane Renmei
( ) Hitsuji no Uta
( ) Honey & Clover
(x) Kaleido Star
(x) Last Exile
( ) Le Portraite de Petite Cossette
( ) Monster
( ) Paradise Kiss
(x) Princess Mononoke
( ) Read or Die OVA
( ) Speed Grapher
( ) Twin Spica
( ) Weiss Kreuz
(x) Wings of Honneamise
( ) Yakitate!! Japan
Total Here: 5/20

(Ones on my list here to watch are Count of Monte Cristo, Paradise Kiss, Read or Die, and Yakitate)

IV. Ecchi/Mature
(x) Agent Aika
( ) Cutey Honey
( ) Ebichu
( ) Golden Boy
( ) Grenadier
( ) Hand Maid May
( ) He Is My Master
( ) Iketeru Futari
( ) La Blue Girl
( ) Lingerie Senshi Papillon Rose
( ) Mahoromatic
(x) Mezzo Forte
( ) Miyuki-chan in Wonderland
( ) My Dear Marie
( ) Najica Blitz Tactics
( ) Negima
( ) Puni Puni Poemy
( ) Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend
( ) Wicked City
( ) Yumeria
Total Here: 2/20

(Most of these are not really ecchi titles, but oh well)

V. Fantasy and Supernatural
( ) Angel Sanctuary
( ) Aquarian Age
( ) Berserk
(x) El Hazard
( ) Final Fantasy Unlimited
( ) Fullmetal Alchemist
(x) Howl’s Moving Castle
( ) Magic Knight Rayearth
( ) Mushishi
(x) Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
(x) Record of Lodoss War
( ) Scrapped Princess
(x) Slayers
(x) Tales of Eternia
( ) Trinity Blood
( ) Tsubasa Chronicle
(x) Vampire Hunter D
( ) Violinist of Hameln
(x) Vision of Escaflowne
( ) X: TV
Total Here: 8/20

(Lots for me to watch here – Berserk, FFU, Fullmetal Alchemist, Scrapped Princess, and I will definitely get around to finishing all of Record of Lodoss War and Slayers…)

VI. Historical and Alternate History
( ) Anne of Green Gables
( ) Basilisk
( ) Barefoot Gen
( ) Chrono Crusade
(x) Grave of the Fireflies
(x) Fire Tripper
( ) Kaidomaru
( ) Legend of Condor Hero
( ) Millennium Actress
(x) Nadia – Secret of Blue Water
(x) Ninja Scroll
( ) Otogizoushi
( ) Peacemaker Kurogane
(x) Porco Rosso
( ) Rose of Versailles
( ) Rurouni Kenshin
( ) Samurai 7
( ) Samurai Champloo
( ) Steel Angel Kurumi
( ) Victorian Romance Emma
Total Here: 5/20

(Chrno Crusade, Millennium Actress, and Rurouni Kenshin are the only ones I want to see in this category)

VII. Kids and Family
( ) Angelic Layer
(x) Astro Boy
(x) Beyblade
(x) Castle in the Sky
( ) Detective Conan
(x) Digimon
(x) Doraemon
(x) Hamtaro
(x) Kiki’s Delivery Service
(x) Kimba the White Lion
(x) Monster Rancher
(x) My Neighbor Totoro
(x) Pokemon
(x) Samurai Pizza Cats
( ) Sazae-san
(x) SD Gundam Force
(x) Sonic X
(x) Speed Racer
(x) Spirited Away
(x) Yu-Gi-Oh
Total Here: 17/20

(I must have kids…)

VIII. Magical Girls and Boys
( ) Cardcaptor Sakura
( ) D.N.Angel
( ) Earth Girl Arjuna
( ) Erementar Gerad
( ) Hime-chan no Ribbon
( ) Kamikaze Kaitou Jeanne
( ) Magic Users Club
( ) Magical Girl Pretty Sammy
( ) Magical Stage Fancy La La
( ) Mahou no Star Magical Emi
( ) Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha
( ) Mythical Detective Loki Ragnarok
( ) Ojamajou DoReMi
( ) Oku-sama wa Mahou Shoujo
( ) Pretear
(x) Sailor Moon
( ) Saint Tail
( ) Tokyo Mew Mew
( ) Ultra Maniac
( ) Wedding Peach
Total Here: 1/20

(Yes, the ONE would be because I was forced into watching ONE episode of Sailor Moon, no thanks to David Tai… I will eventually get to Ultra Maniac though since it’s by Wataru Yoshizumi of Marmalade Boy fame).

IX. Romance
(x) Ah! My Goddess
(x) Ai Yori Aoshi
( ) Air
(x) Ayashi no Ceres
(x) Boys Be
(x) Chobits
(x) Fushigi Yuugi
(x) Hana Yori Dango
(x) His and Her Circumstances (aka Kare Kano)
(x) Kimagure Orange Road
(x) Kimi ga Nozomu Eien
(x) Love Hina
(x) Maison Ikkoku
(x) Marmalade Boy
( ) Peach Girl
( ) Piano
(x) Please Teacher!
( ) SaiKano
(x) To Heart
(x) Video Girl Ai
Total Here: 16/20

(I still have to finish a lot of the series I’ve checked off here like Ai Yori Aoshi, Ayashi no Ceres, Boys Be, Chobits, Hana Yori Dango, Kare Kano, Love Hina, and To Heart. The only one unchecked that I will eventually see is Air.)

X. Science-Fiction
(x) Appleseed
(x) Blue Seed
(x) Bubblegum Crisis
( ) Crest of the Stars
( ) Galaxy Express 999
(x) Gundam (00)
(x) Macross
(x) Outlaw Star
(x) Patlabor
( ) Planetes
(x) Please Save My Earth
(x) RahXephon
( ) Saber Marionette (any)
( ) s-CRY-ed
( ) Soukyuu no Fafner
(x) Space Battleship Yamato (aka Star Blazers)
( ) Stellvia
(x) Transformers
( ) Voices of a Distant Star
( ) Xenosaga: The Animation
Total Here: 11/20

(On my list to see is Crest of the Stars, Galaxy Express (yes, I haven’t seen that classic yet), PlanetES, sCRYed, Stellvia, and Voices)

XI. Shounen-Ai and Shoujo-Ai
( ) Ai no Kusabi
( ) Descendants of Darkness (This is Yami no Matsuei… dude I had to think about the title for a moment, lol)
( ) Earthian
( ) Fake
( ) Fish in the Trap
( ) Galaxy Fraulin Yuna (shoujo-ai? err, kinda?)
( ) Gravitation
( ) Haru wo Daiteita
( ) Kannazuki no Miko
( ) Kizuna
( ) Lesson XX
( ) Loveless
(x) Maria-sama ga Miteru
( ) Mirage of Blaze
( ) Oniisama E
( ) Seikimatsu Darling
( ) Song of the Wind in the Trees
( ) Sukisho
( ) Yami to Boushi to Hon no Tabibito
( ) Zetsuai/Bronze
Total Here: 1/20

(Again, only one here…)

XII. Sports
( ) Ace wo Nerae
( ) Ashita no Joe
( ) Ayane’s High Kick
( ) Baki the Grappler
( ) Battle Athletes
( ) Buzzer Beater
( ) Captain Tsubasa
( ) Eyeshield 21
( ) Ginban Kaleidoscope
( ) Hajime no Ippo
(x) Hikaru no Go
( ) Initial D
( ) Major
( ) Monkey Turn
(x) One Pound Gospel
( ) Prince of Tennis
( ) Princess Nine
( ) Slam Dunk
( ) Suzuka
( ) Wild Striker
Total Here: 2/20

(Only One Pound Gospel, and I’ve seen both the Anime OVA and the jdrama series. Hikaru no Go is about the game “Go” and not really a sports anime, so I wonder why it’s in this category…)

XIII. Surreal and Psychological
(x) Akira
( ) Betterman
( ) Boogiepop Phantom
( ) Elfen Lied
(x) FLCL
( ) Gantz
(x) Ghost in the Shell (movie or TV)
( ) Hellsing
( ) Jigoku Shoujo
( ) Karas
( ) Madlax
( ) Melody of Oblivion
(x) Neon Genesis Evangelion
( ) Noir
( ) Paranoia Agent
( ) Perfect Blue
( ) Princess Tutu
( ) Revolutionary Girl Utena
(x) Serial Experiments Lain
( ) Texhnolyze
Total Here: 5/20

(To watch: Hellsing, Madlax, and Noir. Notably, Witch Hunter Robin isn’t listed, but I would place it in this category…)

GRAND TOTAL: 89/260

Guess that makes me not as much of an Anime nerd as I thought I was. 🙂