What You Need to Know:
- Earlier in the year, we brought you the results of a poll asking Japanese manga readers which series they felt would drag on forever. Well, it seems that not everyone is over with long manga as today, we bring you a poll celebrating Weekly Shounen Jump's long-running manga series!
- In a poll held between August 8 and 22, Goo Ranking asked Japanese otaku which manga series that spanned or has spanned for at least five years in Jump they would consider a masterpiece.
- Below is their answers - do you agree, or would you add anything else? Let us know down in the comments!
Top 10 - Top 6
10. Hunter x Hunter (1998 - Present) / 89 votes
9. Naruto (1999 - 2014) / 93 votes
8. Rurouni Kenshin (1994 - 1999) / 117 votes
7. JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (1987 - 2004) / 123 votes
6. City Hunter (1985 - 1991) / 144 votes
Top 5 - Top 1
5. Gintama (2004 - Present)
4. Kochira Katsushikaku Kameari Kouenmae Hashutsujo (1976 - Present)
3. Slam Dunk (1990 - 1996)
2. Dragon Ball (1984 - 1995)
1. One Piece (1997 - Present)
Source: Goo Ranking
If there's anything surprising about these results, it's that there's no Blea-
DO NOT SAY THE B WORD! It's not surprising at all. Anyway, KochiKame seems to make the top five in a lot of recommendation polls, I'm starting to wonder if it's worth picking up.