Anime Power Rankings: There’s a Lot of Cream in This Crop (Fall Week 3)

Finally, every anime series has aired at least its first episode and the Fall season is shaping up to be quite the gem. There are a few somethings for everybody: heroic spirits, crude mascots, toy robots, penis hands, talking puppy hands, twintails, you name it. So enough of this preamble and onto the rankings.

Rank Title #1 Votes % of Ballots Change
1 Rage of Bahamut: Genesis 10 36.4% up+1
2 Parasyte –the maxim- 4 38.2% down-1
3 Shirobako 6 43.6% up+1
4 Your Lie in April 4 32.7% up+4
5 Amagi Brilliant Park 5 38.2% none

On the cusp: Psycho-Pass 2 (4/34.5%), Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works (2/27.3%), Mushishi Zoku Shou 2nd Season (7/18.2%)
Number of voters: 55
Number of full ballots (ranked 5): 43

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Friday Anime Podcast 63: Fall 2014 First Impression (Part Deux)

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This week we have Emperor J (LowerMidTable), Kelloggs (Pedantic Perspective), and DreamKatari (Media Katari).

On this week’s Friday Anime Podcast, we discuss the second batch of Fall 2014 shows. Thus we will focus on shows debuting on/after Monday October 5. In addition to lashing out insults, we discuss this awesome second half while spouting random sports jokes (I will not apologize).

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Anime Power Rankings: That’s More Like It (Fall Week 2)

With the vast majority of Fall shows having made their debut, the “worst week of anime in history” is behind us and the season’s true quality can be taken into stock. There are a fair number of surprise results in the top 5, plus there’s a bonus poll this week so let’s get this show started.

Rank Title #1 Votes % of Ballots Change
1 Parasyte –the maxim- 13 53.3%
2 Rage of Bahamut: Genesis 6 41.7%
3 Gundam Build Fighters Try 5 41.7%
4 Shirobako 2 43.3%
5 Amagi Brilliant Park 7 33.3%

On the cusp: Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works (6/35%), Psycho-Pass 2 (5/33.3%), Your Lie in April (2/28.3%), Garo the Animation (1/26.7%)

Number of voters: 60
Number of full ballots (ranked 5): 50

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Friday Anime Podcast 62: Fall 2014 First Impression

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This week we have Emperor J (LowerMidTable), Kelloggs (Pedantic Perspective), and SerendipitouslySane (Pedantic Perspective).

On this week’s Friday Anime Podcast, we discuss the first batch of Fall 2014 shows. While we focused exclusively on shows that premiered on/before Sunday October 5, we have a bunch to say about this potentially amazing season. And as usually, we dish out polarizing opinions and random sports jokes (I will not apologize). Stay tuned in for next week, as we finish our first impressions coverage.

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Anime Power Rankings: Can We Take a Mulligan? (Fall Week 1)

Wow, just wow. This was the worst week of anime in history. Best thing was Log Horizon’s OP

steelbound ( The Null Set )

God….what an awful opening week to a season. Very nearly didn’t turn in a ballot since I don’t really feel strongly about any of the shows that aired. Hopefully next week will be better

Caraniel ( Caraniel’s Ramblings )

The selection is so scant in this first week of the season that SAO made my top five…

draggle ( Draggle’s Anime Blog )

Rank Title #1 Votes % of Ballots Change
1 Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works 11 58.5%
2 Log Horizon 2nd Season 6 46.3%
3 Gundam: G no Reconguista 5 31.7%
4 Shingeki no Bahamut: Genesis 9 24.4%
5 Selector Spread WIXOSS 1 26.8%

On the cusp: I Can’t Understand What My Husband Is Saying (1/24.4%), Tribe Cool Crew (2/17.1%), Denki-Gai no Honya-san (0/17.1%)

Number of voters: 41
Number of full ballots (ranked 5): 20

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