Raidne's Animetake a look at Raidne's Manga
|To Love-Ru (TV)||Very good|
|Sumomomo Momomo - Chijō Saikyō no Yome (TV)||Good|
|Rozen Maiden (TV)||Excellent|
|Princess Resurrection (TV)||Good|
|My Bride Is a Mermaid (TV)||Excellent|
|(The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV)||So-so|
|Lucky Star (TV)||Very good|
|Love Love? (TV)||Good|
|Kodomo no Jikan (TV)||Very good|
|Higurashi no Naku Koroni Kai (TV)||Very good|
|He Is My Master (TV)||Good|
|Happiness! (TV)||Very good|
|Hanaukyo Maid-tai (TV)||So-so|
|Girls Bravo (TV)||Very good|
|Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG (TV)||Excellent|
|Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (TV)||Very good|
|Dragonaut - The Resonance (TV)||Decent|
|Chobits (TV)||Very good|
|A Certain Magical Index (TV)||Excellent|
Seen some (25)
Seen all (35)
Will not finish (14)
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