Top 20 Anime with Shocking Endings [Japanese Fans Polled]

a23f10ff Top 20 Anime with Shocking Endings [Japanese Fans Polled]

What You Need to Know:

  • Roughly 10,000 anime fans in Japan participated in a poll asking which anime they thought had the most shocking ending.
  • The ranking is full of both expected, and some more surprising entries. The top-ranked anime are somewhat different between the genders.
  • Check out the ranking below:
Among Males
1 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion
2 School Days
3 AnoHana: The Flower We Saw That Day
4 Puella Magi Madoka Magica
5 Love Live!

Among Females
1 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion
2 Your Lie In April
3 Kuroko's Basketball
4 Uta no Prince-sama Revolutions
5 Naruto

In Total
1 Code Geass
2 School Days
3 AnoHana
4 Puella Magi Madoka Magica
5 Your Lie In April
6 Death Note
7 Love Live!
8 Tokyo Ghoul
9 Kuroko's Basketball
10 Angel Beats!
11 Neon Genesis Evangelion
12 Naruto
13 Uta no Prince-sama Revolutions
14 Mahou Sensou (Magical Warfare)
15 Aku no Hana
16 Space Runaway Ideon
17 Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Stone Ocean
18 Shaman King
19 Guilty Crown
20 Gintama

Source: Charapedia

Reactions Around the Web

"What was so shocking about the endings of Love Live and Kuroko's Basketball?"
"Is this Code Geass season 1 or 2 we're talking about?"
"I can agree with Mahou Sensou and Nice Boat..."

a23f10ff Top 20 Anime with Shocking Endings [Japanese Fans Polled]
It's interesting to see the results by gender.
a23f10ff Top 20 Anime with Shocking Endings [Japanese Fans Polled]
I'm glad to see that guys and girls can agree on some things at least!