Personal favorites Rating Comment
Scrapped Princess (TV) Excellent Well-hidden plot line with funny names only perceptible by military geeks.
Genshiken 2 (TV) The unsurpassed voice acting of episode 4 earns no less than an "excellent" from me.
Serial Experiments Lain (TV) Very good The Net and conspiracy theories....
Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou (OAV) Excellent The most beautiful woman needs no cosmetics.
Read or Die (OAV) Excellent The birth of a very different type of heroine.
Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo (TV) Masterpiece The best novel ever created plus the best animation ever created. Period.
Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou: Quiet Country Cafe (OAV) Excellent Same as the original, but with even better music, makes you slow down and enjoy the moment.
Royal Space Force - The Wings of Honnêamise (movie) Excellent Remember to read "Failure Is Not an Option" by Gene Kranz before watching this anime. It'll bring tears out from you.
Jin-Roh - The Wolf Brigade (movie) Masterpiece One of the heaviest story in animation history.
Witch Hunter Robin (TV) Excellent If you have played Deus Ex, you gotta watch this.
Tokyo Godfathers (movie) Excellent Hilarious yet realistic and heartwarming.
Submarine 707R (OAV) Very good Great underwater battle between two astonishingly similar submarine captains. Hard to decide who's right and who's wrong. Plus their beautiful daughters.
R.O.D -The TV- Excellent Great adventure with detailed and deep background with many plot twists and surprises; superb voice acting. Never get bored.
Koi Kaze (TV) Excellent Forces audiences to merge themselves into the character.
On Your Mark (movie) Excellent Farewell, my poor but beloved Nausicaä.
Kino's Journey (TV) Masterpiece Deepest story of all TV anime. A wonderful "mature" version of Le Petit Prince.
Haibane Renmei (TV) Masterpiece Best use of metaphors.
Millennium Actress (movie) Masterpiece Best post-Miyazaki anime movie.
Gunslinger Girl (TV) Excellent Best kawaii girls with detailed firearms settings.
(The) Twelve Kingdoms (TV) Excellent Best epic historic fantasy.
NieA_7 (TV) Excellent Best comedic slice of life.
SaiKano (TV) Excellent Best anime tragedy.
Princess Mononoke (movie) Masterpiece Best anime movie of all time and the true heir of Nausicaä manga. Period.
Porco Rosso (movie) Masterpiece Best anime film for mid-aged adults. Extremely nostalgic.
Blue Submarine No.6 (OAV) Excellent Best animation and a must see for military geeks and environmentalists.
Castle in the Sky (movie) Masterpiece Best all-round anime movie for all ages.
Windy Tales (TV) Excellent Another slice-of-life classic, with a small dose of supernatural power.
Piano (TV) Very good A must see for classical music lovers.
Arjuna (TV) Excellent A must see for a biology major.
Genshiken (TV) Excellent A must see by each and every otaku.
Now and Then, Here and There (TV) Masterpiece A great lesson for how to keep optimistic when facing the most desparate situation.
Emma: A Victorian Romance (TV) Excellent
(The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV) Masterpiece