Posted by psgels on 2 January 2007 with categories: Rating - (90-100/100)

Mahou Shoujotai – (TV) – 97/100
Noein – (TV) – 96/100
Birdy the Mighty Decode 2 – (TV) – 95/100
Bokura no – (TV) – 95/100
Gankutsuou – (TV) – 95/100
Kaiba – (TV) – 95/100
Monster – (TV) – 95/100
Revolutionary Girl Utena – (TV) – 95/100
Simoun – (TV) – 95/100
Strange Dawn – (TV) – 95/100
The Third – (TV) – 95/100
Figure 17 – Tsubasa and Hikaru – (TV) – 94/100
Haibane Renmei – (TV) – 94/100
Kaze no Shoujo Emily – (TV) – 94/100
Les Miserables – Shoujo Cosette – (TV) – 94/100
Mushishi – (TV) – 94/100
Shion no Ou – (TV) – 94/100
Toward the Terra – (TV) – 94/100

Asatte no Houkou – (TV) – 93/100
Baccano! – (TV) – 93/100
Dennou Coil – A Circle of Children – (TV) – 93/100
Hi no Tori – (TV) – 93/100
The Dog of Flanders – (Movie) – 93/100
Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-Tachi wa Mada Shiranai. – (TV) – 92,5/100
Aoi Bungaku – (TV) – 92,5/100
Armed Librarians – The Book of Bantorra – (TV) – 92,5/100
Full Metal Alchemist – Brotherhood – (TV) – 92,5/100
Himitsu ~The Revelation~ – (TV) – 92,5/100
Infinite Ryvius – (TV) – 92,5/100
Legend of the Galactic Heroes – (OVA) – 92,5/100
Maison Ikkoku – (TV) – 92,5/100
Mawaru Penguin Drum – (TV) – 92,5/100
Michiko e Hatchin – (TV) – 92,5/100
Mouryou no Hako – (TV) – 92,5/100
Mysterious Cities of Gold – (TV) – 92,5/100
Nana – (TV) – 92,5/100
Phantom – (TV) – 92,5/100
Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 – (TV) – 92,5/100
Yojou-han Shinwa Taikei – (TV) – 92,5/100
Ghost Hound – (TV) – 92/100
Jigoku Shoujo – (TV) – 92/100
Mermaid’s Forest – (TV) – 92/100
Otogi Juushi Akazukin – (TV) – 92/100
Tokyo Godfathers – (Movie) – 92/100

Eternal Family – (Movie) – 91/100
Eureka 7 – (TV) – 91/100
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni – (TV) – 91/100
Le Chevalier d’Eon – (TV) – 91/100
Millennium Actress – (Movie) – 91/100
Natsuyuki Rendezvous – (TV) – 91/100
Now and Then, Here and There – (TV) – 91/100
Seirei no Moribito – (TV) – 91/100
Air – (TV) – 90/100
Amatsuki – (TV) – 90/100
Anne no Nikki – The Diary of Anne Frank – (Movie) – 90/100
Ashita no Nadja – (TV) – 90/100
Black Jack OVA – (TV) – 90/100
Casshern Sins – (TV) – 90/100
Clannad After Story – 90/100
Cowboy Bebop – (TV) – 90/100
Flag – (TV) – 90/100
From the New World – (TV) – 90/100
Giant Killing – (TV) – 90/100
Gintama Episodes 1-100 – (TV) – 90/100
Glass Mask (2005) – (TV) – 90/100
Gunslinger Girl – Il Teatrino – (TV) – 90/100
Hi no Tori Houou-Hen – (Movie) – 90/100
Hi no Tori Uchuu-Hen – (OVA) – 90/100
Honey and Clover – (TV) – 90/100
Hunter X Hunter OVA – (OVA) – 90/100
Kaleido Star – (TV) – 90/100
Kodomo no Omocha – (TV) – 90/100
Kurau Phantom Memory – (TV) – 90/100
Kyousogiga – (TV) – 90/100
Level E – (TV) – 90/100
Metropolis – (Movie) – 90/100
Mobile Police Patlabor OVA 2 – (OVA) – 90/100
Nodame Cantabile – (TV) – 90/100
Perrine Monogatari – (TV) – 90/100
Porfy no Nagai Tabi – (TV) – 90/100
Rose of Versailles – (TV) – 90/100
Rurouni Kenshin – Tsuiokuhen – (OVA) – 90/100
Saiunkoku Monogatari – (TV) – 90/100
Sarai-ya Goyou – (TV) – 90/100
Sayonara Zetsubou-Sensei – (TV) – 90/100
Seikai no Senki II – (TV) – 90/100
Shiki – (TV) – 90/100
Spirited Away – (Movie) – 90/100
Tales of Phantasia – (OVA) – 90/100
The Law of Ueki – (TV) – 90/100
Twelve Kingdoms – (TV) – 90/100
xxxHolic: Kei – (TV) – 90/100
xxxHolic – (TV) – 90/100

A quick indication on what all the ratings mean:
100/100: The perfect anime. I’ve yet to encounter one, though.
97,5/100: The best of the best of the best, my all-time favourite(s).
95/100: Truly amazing and outstanding series, the best of their genres. These series made a huge impact on me.
92,5/100: Simply fantastic anime. These series have many areas in which they stand out like no other.
90/100: Anime that achieved exactly what they set out to do. Incredibly solid productions with so many things to like about them.

4 Responses

  1. anon says:

    Watch Legend Of The Galactic Heroes if you want the perfect anime.

    • cobra34 says:

      He already did and only rated it 92 out of 100. He thinks Bokurano and Birdy are superior to Legend Of The Galactic Heroes, what a plebeian.

      Seriously, I don’t know how anybody can take his opinion seriously for Heaven’s sake.

  2. Joe says:

    Could you update this list please? I only have time to watch stellar animes so this list is greatly appreciated.

  3. Ignatz says:

    Where’s Paranoia Agent?

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  • Bam
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 10:05 AM)
    I was staying clean for a drug test, and during this hiatus I completely fell out of anime. Surely enough, as soon as I resumed burning again I also started getting into some of this season’s shows. I wonder if there’s a direct correlation, or just a byproduct of having some free time again. I’m interested in comparing my experience to others, but (un)fortunately nobody here seems to share my vices.
  • Bam
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 09:54 AM)
    @Kaiser: do you mean Brotherhood of the Wolf? Cuz in that case I have seen it, and we have both remarked about our enjoyment of the ambitious, yet messy, movie.
  • Bam
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 09:51 AM)
    @Aidan: how was the new Spiderman?
  • SuperMario
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 09:07 AM)
    I just checked my rating on Valerie and Her Week of Wonders and I gave it a 3-star (which were negative). Weird that now I don’t remember much about the details of that film (I remember bits and bits but they were more like fragments of dream), but now thinking back I actually have a fond feeling for it.
  • SuperMario
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 09:00 AM)
    @Kaiser: Don;t remember what I listed Tinker Tailor for though, but the more I think about that film the more it holds up, that’s why I also want to check out the mini series of Tinker tailor back in 1970s. I have seen and enjoyed 3 of John Le Carre’s thriller adaptations (Tinker Tailor, Constant Gardener, A Most Wanted Man), so I think I won’t have any problem enjoying the Night Manager
  • SuperMario
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 08:55 AM)
    @Kaiser: Filho just directed Neighboring Sounds as his first full-length narrative, his previous films are either short or documentary, so won’t take you much time to catch up.
  • Kaiser Eoghan
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 01:20 AM)
    @Mario: I notice you have Tinker tailor listed, I recently watched the night manager, a tv series based on a book by the same author. It was pretty suspenseful and Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddelston are great in it, makes me think Hiddelston should be the next Bond. Although its not as complex as tinker tailor and its more accessible, faster and spelled out.
  • Kaiser Eoghan
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 01:17 AM)
    @Bam: Going back to that Italian/French fairytale movie you and Mario talked about, anothe good fairytale-esque film is company of the wolves.
  • Kaiser Eoghan
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 01:16 AM)
    @Mario: I’ve never heard of Filho, now I have someone else filmography to explore!
  • Kaiser Eoghan
    (Wednesday, May 4. 2016 01:15 AM)
    And I hate that lack of certainty come to think of it that I couldn’t be sure if I’d have found out something on my own.

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