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Manga 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 Berserk (manga) 9.24 1407
2 Monster (manga) 9.21 899
3 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (manga) 9.11 713
4 Steel Ball Run (manga) 9.10 155
5 Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou (manga) 9.01 386
6 Vinland Saga (manga) 9.00 291
7 20th Century Boys (manga) 9.00 618
8 Fullmetal Alchemist (manga) 8.97 1621
9 Akira (manga) 8.92 596
10 Goodnight Punpun (manga) 8.90 80
This rating only includes titles that have at least 4 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 (7.7231). 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 manga
v = number of votes for the manga
m = minimum votes required to be listed (currently 4)
C = the mean vote across the whole report (currently 7.7231)

Top 10 Worst Rated (bayesian estimate) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
3368 Duel Masters (manga) 4.02 7
3367 Saint Seiya Episode.G: Assassin (manga) 4.20 4
3366 Eiken (manga) 4.35 25
3365 Treasure Hunter (manga) 4.39 8
3364 Deus Vitae (manga) 4.45 41
3363 Ultimate Muscle: The Kinnikuman Legacy (manga) 4.55 37
3362 Samurai Shodown (manga, Yuki Miyoshi) 4.75 7
3361 Haruka: Beyond the Stream of Time (manga) 4.79 49
3360 Mai-chan's Daily Life (manga) 4.87 14
3359 Battle Royale II: Blitz Royale (manga) 5.07 25
This rating only includes titles that have at least 4 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 (7.7231). 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 manga
v = number of votes for the manga
m = minimum votes required to be listed (currently 4)
C = the mean vote across the whole report (currently 7.7231)

Top 10 Best Rated (weighted average) (Top 50)
# title rating nb. votes
91 Berserk (manga) 9.24 1407
94 Monster (manga) 9.22 899
101 Steel Ball Run (manga) 9.14 155
102 Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (manga) 9.12 713
103 Showa: A History of Japan (manga) 9.10 17
104 Blank Canvas: My So-Called Artist’s Journey (manga) 9.08 10
109 Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou (manga) 9.02 386
110 Vinland Saga (manga) 9.02 291
111 20th Century Boys (manga) 9.01 618
274 Fullmetal Alchemist (manga) 8.97 1621
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 Death Note (manga) 8.85 2613
2 Naruto (manga) 8.10 2242
3 Bleach (manga) 8.10 1950
4 Fullmetal Alchemist (manga) 8.93 1621
5 Fruits Basket (manga) 8.71 1624
6 Berserk (manga) 9.29 1407
7 One Piece (manga) 8.69 1336
8 Love Hina (manga) 8.30 1335
9 Rurouni Kenshin (manga) 8.78 1252
10 Chobits (manga) 7.98 1252
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 Naruto (manga) 8.05 5125
2 Death Note (manga) 8.83 4993
3 Bleach (manga) 8.01 4789
4 Fruits Basket (manga) 8.75 3746
5 Fullmetal Alchemist (manga) 8.97 3539
6 One Piece (manga) 8.50 3009
7 Chobits (manga) 7.88 2851
8 Love Hina (manga) 8.16 2641
9 Rurouni Kenshin (manga) 8.72 2586
10 Berserk (manga) 9.24 2564
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
+4699 Saikyō Densetsu Kurosawa (manga) 8.15 4
+4190 (The) Cat Proposed (manga) 7.84 4
+4117 Shōjo x Shōjo x Shōjo (manga) 8.12 6
+4114 Chio's School Road (manga) 8.11 6
+4099 Hyouge Mono - Tea for Universe, Tea for Life (manga) 8.10 6
+4098 Swing Shell (manga) 8.10 6
+4027 Baccano! (manga) 7.91 5
+3981 Gal Gohan (manga) 7.73 4
+3911 Our Precious Conversations (manga) 7.86 5
+3887 Yugami-kun ni wa Tomodachi ga Inai (manga) 7.84 5
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
-3168 Princess Ai (manga) 5.58 485
-3162 (The) Vision of Escaflowne (manga) 5.07 415
-3102 My-HiME (manga) 6.04 511
-3097 Tokyo Mew Mew a la Mode (manga) 5.87 411
-3083 Baby & Me (manga) 5.94 400
-3082 Yu-Gi-Oh! (manga) 6.36 1073
-3076 Miyuki-chan in Wonderland (manga) 5.98 405
-3052 Mai-chan's Daily Life (manga) 4.87 280
-3049 Cowboy Bebop Shooting Star (manga) 6.20 523
-3016 Samurai Girl Real Bout High School (manga) 6.10 361
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 Hanaotoko (manga) 7.88 ±4.048 23
2 GTO: 14 Days in Shonan (manga) 7.18 ±3.900 30
3 Showa: A History of Japan (manga) 8.84 ±3.899 17
4 Mai-chan's Daily Life (manga) 4.87 ±3.639 14
5 Kiichi!! (manga) 8.25 ±3.621 9
6 Pheromomania Syndrome (manga) 7.13 ±3.586 7
7 In This Corner of the World (manga) 8.41 ±3.563 14
8 (The) World is Mine (manga) 8.41 ±3.563 24
9 Higurashi When They Cry: Massacre Arc (manga) 8.18 ±3.559 6
10 Haikara-san ga Tooru (manga) 7.95 ±3.516 8
Only includes titles with at least 4 votes. The rating column contains the baysesian rating ± the standard deviation, with the order of the titles being determined by the standard deviation.