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Yomiuri Shimbun's 'Sugoi Japan Awards' Winners Announced

posted on 2015-03-12 18:30 EDT by Lynzee Loveridge
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The Yomiuri Shimbun newspaper published the winners of its Sugoi Japan Awards. Genre experts nominated approximately 50 anime, manga, light novel and entertainment novels from the last 10 years and allowed visitors to vote for their favorites. The anime and manga winners include:

Anime Series

  1. Madoka Magica
  2. Tiger & Bunny
  3. Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion
  4. The [email protected]
  5. Love Live!
  6. Mushi-shi
  7. Attack on Titan
  8. Natsume's Book of Friends
  9. Psycho-Pass
  10. Steins;Gate

Manga Series

  1. Attack on Titan by Hajime Isayama
  2. Silver Spoon by Hiromu Arakawa
  3. Haikyu!! by Haruichi Furudate
  4. March comes in like a lion by Chika Umino
  5. Space Brothers by Chūya Koyama
  6. Nichijō by Keiichi Arawi
  7. One-Punch Man by ONE and Yuusuke Murata
  8. A Bride's Story by Kaoru Mori
  9. Saint Young Men by Hikaru Nakamura
  10. Assassination Classroom by Yusei Matsui

Light Novel Series

  1. Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru. by Wataru Watari
  2. Sword Art Online by Reki Kawahara
  3. Spice and Wolf by Isuna Hasekura
  4. No Game, No Life Yuu Kamiya
  5. Humanity Has Declined by Romeo Tanaka
  6. Fate/Zero by Gen Urobuchi
  7. The Irregular at Magic High School by Tsutomu Satou
  8. Baka and Test - Summon the Beasts by Kenji Inoue
  9. Mimizuku To Yoru no Ou by Izuki Kōgyoku
  10. Ore no Imōto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai by Tsukasa Fushimi

The site includes a message from director Guillermo del Toro (Pacific Rim), "The Sugoi Japan project will reveal amazing Japanese properties that will enrich the exchange of ideas, characters and stories that has connected both hemispheres of the globe for centuries now. I, for one, couldn't be more eager to discover them and be stimulated by their great creativity and originality."

[Via Moe Ota News Sokuhō]


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