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) 9.17 650
2 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (TV) 9.10 5598
3 Steins;Gate (TV) 9.08 4489
4 Clannad After Story (TV) 9.06 5128
5 Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (OAV) 8.97 6624
6 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 (TV) 8.94 7761
7 Spirited Away (movie) 8.92 10413
8 A Silent Voice (movie) 8.91 236
9 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.90 12079
10 Mushishi: The Next Chapter (TV) 8.89 460
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 (7.5159). 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 7.5159)

Top 10 Worst Rated (bayesian estimate) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
5370 Hametsu No Mars (OAV) 2.08 197
5369 Skelter+Heaven (OAV) 2.69 56
5368 SD Gundam Force (TV) 2.74 492
5367 Psychic Wars (OAV) 2.99 124
5366 MD Geist II - Death Force (OAV) 3.34 284
5365 D.I.C.E. (TV) 3.42 144
5364 Tekken: The Motion Picture (OAV) 3.43 701
5363 Duel Masters (TV) 3.44 620
5362 MD Geist (OAV) 3.50 463
5361 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 (7.5159). 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 7.5159)

Top 10 Best Rated (weighted average) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
24 your name. (movie) 9.20 650
25 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (TV) 9.10 5598
26 Steins;Gate (TV) 9.08 4489
27 Clannad After Story (TV) 9.06 5128
45 A Silent Voice (movie) 8.99 236
46 Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal (OAV) 8.97 6624
48 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2 (TV) 8.94 7761
49 Mushishi: The Next Chapter (TV) 8.93 460
50 Spirited Away (movie) 8.93 10413
51 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.90 12079
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 13336
2 Death Note (TV) 8.87 12749
3 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.93 12079
4 Spirited Away (movie) 8.97 10413
5 Princess Mononoke (movie) 8.93 9719
6 (The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV) 8.57 10115
7 Elfen Lied (TV) 8.31 10380
8 Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV) 8.32 10092
9 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (TV) 8.86 9049
10 Bleach (TV) 7.95 9111
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 23399
2 Death Note (TV) 8.79 21888
3 Bleach (TV) 7.78 20786
4 Cowboy Bebop (TV) 8.90 20729
5 Naruto (TV) 7.42 18314
6 Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV) 8.21 17679
7 Elfen Lied (TV) 8.18 16867
8 (The) Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (TV) 8.50 15557
9 Princess Mononoke (movie) 8.87 15206
10 Spirited Away (movie) 8.93 15158
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
+5357 No Game, No Life Zero (movie) 7.81 23
+5211 Garo: Divine Flame (movie) 7.74 24
+5192 Kin-iro Mosaic: Pretty Days (special) 7.60 20
+5121 Napping Princess (movie) 7.55 20
+5107 Tamayura: Sotsugyō Shashin (movie series) 7.95 33
+5065 Orange: Mirai (movie) 7.67 25
+5054 Aoyama Gōshō Tanpen-shū (OAV) 7.70 26
+5020 Gekijōban Kuroko no Basuke Last Game (movie) 7.80 30
+5007 Space Battleship Yamato 2199 (movie) 7.95 36
+4937 Yūki Yūna wa Yūsha de Aru: Washio Sumi no Shō (movies) 7.49 21
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
-5130 Dragon Ball GT (TV) 5.37 8522
-5077 Hamtaro (TV) 4.61 3771
-5052 Pokémon (TV) 5.48 7045
-5038 Yu-Gi-Oh! (TV 1/1998) 5.30 4687
-4897 Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo (TV) 4.68 2577
-4896 Beyblade (TV) 4.24 2446
-4849 Final Fantasy: Unlimited (TV) 5.01 2478
-4809 X (movie) 5.56 3519
-4754 Pilot Candidate (TV) 5.38 2526
-4750 Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly (movie 11) 5.41 2570
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) 4.25 ±4.420 139
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 Bondage Game (OAV) 5.59 ±3.405 83
8 Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas (OAV 2) 7.28 ±3.398 128
9 PoPoLoCrois (TV) 5.98 ±3.349 19
10 Ikkyū-san (TV 1975) 6.94 ±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.