Anime Top 10

Best Rated (bayesian estimate)
Worst Rated (bayesian estimate)
Best Rated (weighted average)
Most Popular
Most Viewed
Most Underrated
Most Overrated
Most Diverging Opinions

Top 10 Best Rated (bayesian estimate) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
1 your name. (movie) 9.16 578
2 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (TV) 9.10 5587
3 Steins;Gate (TV) 9.08 4473
4 Clannad After Story (TV) 9.06 5121
5 Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (OAV) 8.97 6618
6 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 (TV) 8.94 7751
7 A Silent Voice (movie) 8.94 190
8 Spirited Away (movie) 8.92 10405
9 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.90 12063
10 Mushishi: The Next Chapter (TV) 8.89 455
This rating only includes titles that have at least 13 votes. The bayesian estimate is a statistical technique used to reduce the noise due to low sample counts. In effect, the less a title has votes, the more it is pulled towards the mean (7.5166). In other words, these are the titles that many people agree are great. (formula)
bayesian rating = (v ÷ (v+m)) × R + (m ÷ (v+m)) × C
where:
R = average for the anime
v = number of votes for the anime
m = minimum votes required to be listed (currently 13)
C = the mean vote across the whole report (currently 7.5166)

Top 10 Worst Rated (bayesian estimate) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
5318 Hametsu No Mars (OAV) 2.08 197
5317 Skelter+Heaven (OAV) 2.69 56
5316 SD Gundam Force (TV) 2.74 492
5315 Psychic Wars (OAV) 3.00 124
5314 MD Geist II - Death Force (OAV) 3.34 283
5313 D.I.C.E. (TV) 3.42 144
5312 Tekken: The Motion Picture (OAV) 3.43 702
5311 Duel Masters (TV) 3.44 620
5310 MD Geist (OAV) 3.49 461
5309 Reign: The Conqueror (TV) 3.56 698
This rating only includes titles that have at least 13 votes. The bayesian estimate is a statistical technique used to reduce the noise due to low sample counts. In effect, the less a title has votes, the more it is pulled towards the mean (7.5166). In other words, these are the titles that many people agree are awful. (formula)
bayesian rating = (v ÷ (v+m)) × R + (m ÷ (v+m)) × C
where:
R = average for the anime
v = number of votes for the anime
m = minimum votes required to be listed (currently 13)
C = the mean vote across the whole report (currently 7.5166)

Top 10 Best Rated (weighted average) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
23 your name. (movie) 9.19 578
24 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (TV) 9.10 5587
25 Steins;Gate (TV) 9.09 4473
26 Clannad After Story (TV) 9.06 5121
28 A Silent Voice (movie) 9.03 190
49 Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (OAV) 8.97 6618
50 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 (TV) 8.94 7751
51 Mushishi: The Next Chapter (TV) 8.93 455
53 Spirited Away (movie) 8.92 10405
54 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.90 12063
The rating is an average of the scores given by voters, weighted to give less importance to users with unnatural voting patterns. Titles with less than 4 votes are removed from the list but are still counted in the ranking. This explains why there may be gaps in the "#" column.

Top 10 Most Popular (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
1 Fullmetal Alchemist (TV) 8.73 13328
2 Death Note (TV) 8.87 12736
3 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.93 12063
4 Spirited Away (movie) 8.97 10405
5 Princess Mononoke (movie) 8.93 9712
6 (The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV) 8.57 10113
7 Elfen Lied (TV) 8.31 10374
8 Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV) 8.32 10085
9 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (TV) 8.86 9040
10 Bleach (TV) 7.95 9108
The most popular titles are determined with a simple summation of all votes. Titles with many votes will tend to be at the top, but this is modified a little by the ratings. In other words, the popularity is the straight average score of a title (the value in the rating column) multiplied by the number of votes.

Top 10 Most Viewed (Top 50)
# title rating seen by
1 Fullmetal Alchemist (TV) 8.65 23383
2 Death Note (TV) 8.79 21866
3 Bleach (TV) 7.78 20768
4 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.90 20700
5 Naruto (TV) 7.42 18292
6 Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV) 8.21 17659
7 Elfen Lied (TV) 8.18 16850
8 (The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV) 8.50 15548
9 Princess Mononoke (movie) 8.87 15189
10 Spirited Away (movie) 8.92 15143
The "seen by" column indicates the number of people who have added the title in MyAnime, either in "seen some", "seen all", or "will not finish" categories. The rating displayed here is the same weighted average as the Top 10 Best Rated by weighted average, but is only displayed for reference and doesn't have anything to do with the order of the titles.

Top 10 Most Underrated (Top 50)
# title rating seen by
+5496 Garo: Divine Flame (movie) 7.86 20
+5170 In This Corner of the World (movie) 8.15 34
+5145 Kin-iro Mosaic: Pretty Days (special) 7.60 20
+5095 Tamayura: Sotsugyō Shashin (movie series) 7.95 32
+5082 Detective Conan: The Darkest Nightmare (movie 20) 7.69 24
+5073 Orange: Mirai (movie) 7.59 21
+5008 Aoyama Gōshō Tanpen-shū (OAV) 7.70 26
+4971 Space Battleship Yamato 2199 (movie) 7.95 36
+4689 Itachi Shinden (TV) 7.63 32
+4679 Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt: December Sky (movie) 7.70 35
This is a list of the titles that deserve to be seen more. Based on the premise that titles deserve to be seen in equal proportion to how well rated they are, the value in the "#" column is the number of positions by which this title would climb in the Most Viewed list if it was seen as much as it was liked (according to bayesian rating).

Top 10 Most Overrated (Top 50)
# title rating seen by
-5078 Dragon Ball GT (TV) 5.37 8517
-5026 Hamtaro (TV) 4.61 3769
-5002 Pokémon (TV) 5.48 7037
-4987 Yu-Gi-Oh! (TV 1/1998) 5.30 4680
-4845 Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo (TV) 4.68 2575
-4843 Beyblade (TV) 4.24 2442
-4798 Final Fantasy: Unlimited (TV) 5.01 2478
-4760 X (movie) 5.56 3519
-4702 Pilot Candidate (TV) 5.37 2524
-4693 Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly (movie 11) 5.41 2568
This is a list of the titles that didn't deserve to be seen as much as they have been. Based on the premise that titles deserve to be seen in equal proportion to how well rated they are, the value in the "#" column is the number of positions by which this title would drop in the Most Viewed list if it was seen as much as it was liked (according to bayesian rating).

Top 10 Most Diverging Opinions (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
1 Musashi (TV) 4.24 ±4.411 140
2 Sekai Meisaku Dōwa: Mori wa Ikiteiru (movie) 7.08 ±3.700 19
3 Manga Sekai Mukashi Banashi (TV) 7.43 ±3.645 15
4 Vixens (OAV) 5.21 ±3.550 23
5 Bosco Daibōken (TV) 7.15 ±3.455 17
6 Shin Evangelion Gekijō-ban :|| (movie) 7.31 ±3.410 39
7 Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas (OAV 2) 7.28 ±3.398 128
8 Bondage Game (OAV) 5.56 ±3.393 84
9 PoPoLoCrois (TV) 5.98 ±3.349 19
10 Ikkyū-san (TV 1975) 6.93 ±3.349 23
Only includes titles with at least 13 votes. The rating column contains the baysesian rating ± the standard deviation, with the order of the titles being determined by the standard deviation.