Fall 2015 Anime Power Rankings

Worth a watch:

1) Young Black Jack – Finally something I can dig my teeth into. Move over House, move over Grey’s Anatomy. Black Jack is in the house!
2) Young Kindaichi Returns S2 – S1 was a bit ew… but they started off the second season with one of the best cases from the original series… And I’m sucked right back in.
3) Miss Monochrome S3 – Will Yui Horie finally hold her concert and have Kikuko BTFO?
4) Noragami Aragoto – Yato’s fail adventures continue!
5) One Punch Man – Madhouse at it again! Move over, Marvel! The best existential superhero show is here!
6) Haikyuu S2 – Volleyball boys are back! The banter level is off the charts…
7) Osomatsu-san – First episode what in the world…
8) Yuruyuri S3 – The Lazy Lilies are back!

NOT worth a watch:
1) JK Meshi – Such bad animation in 2015 should be banned.

Summer 2015 Anime Power Rankings

Worth a watch:

1) Non Non Biyori Repeat – Renge’s existential adventures are back!
2) Miss Monochrome S2 – Now with talking Roomba!
3) Little Witch Academia Enchanted Parade – Trigger finds a way.
4) Working!!! – Yamada please…
5) Himouto! Umaru-chan – Probably the funniest show this season.
6) Charlotte – Jun Maeda sowing all the seeds for manly tears.
7) Drrrr S2 – More Ikebukuro shenanigans.
8) Wakaba Girl – Kiniro Mosaic minus Union Jack plus OJOUSAMA.
9) Akagami no Shirayuki-hime – Very nice shoujo from the director of Sword of the Stranger.
10) GATE – Outbreak Company plus JSDF propaganda? Count me in.

Spring 2015 Anime Power Rankings

1. Hibike! Euphonium

God tier:
1. Hello! Kiniro Mosaic
2. Ore Monogatari
3. Danna ga Nani o Itteiru ka Wakaranai Ken 2-sure-me

Great tier:
1. Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru. Zoku
2. Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches

Extremely questionable writing tier:
1. Plastic Memories

Not much free time to watch anime this season, sadly…

Winter 2015 Anime Power Rankings

Worth a watch:
1) Death Parade – Madhouse is back at its finest!
2) Assassination Classroom – Like GTO but with ASSASSINS.
3) Rolling Girls – Colorful art design with power rangers.
4) Koufuku Graffiti – Not safe to watch when hungry, so lewd.
5) Dog Days S3 – Sink and his buddies are back for more wholesome goodness.
6) Durarara!! X2 – Celty is carrying this show so hard.
7) Saekano – Oreshura redux with Kato the sneaky bastard.
8) Yoru no Yatterman – Interesting reversal of hero-villain roles.
9) Maria the Virgin Witch – Mamiko Noto AND Goro Taniguchi? Sign me up.
10) Kamisama Kiss S2 – 2nd episode much better.
11) Comical Psychosomatic Medicine – Just in time for psychiatry clerkship!

1) Yuri Kuma Arashi – ????

1) Kantai Collection – Hey Japan is this a thinly veiled allegorical attack on the superiority of USA naval and aerial warfare during WWII???
2) Binan Koukou Chikyuu Bouei-bu LOVE – Gay.
3) Shinmai Maou no Testament – a bit too much PLOT.
4) iiDOLM@STER Cinderella Girls – Crashed and burned on second episode.

Fall 2014 Anime Power Rankings

There has not been a more godly anime season since Fall 2006. Truly another anime renaissance is upon us.

God Tier:

1) Amagi Brilliant Park
2) Parasyte – the maxim –
3) Shirobako
4) Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
5) Gugure! Kokkuri-san
6) Log Horizon S2

Great Tier:

1) Inou Battle wa Nichijou-kei no Naka de
2) Denki-gai no Honya-san
3) Yowamushi Pedal – Grande Road –

Have not seen Tier:

1) Psycho Pass S2
2) Fate Stay Night – Unlimited Blade Works

Spring 2014 Anime Power Rankings

God Tier:
1) Mushishi S2
2) Love Live! S2
3) Inugami-san to Nekoyama-san
4) Ping Pong the Animation
5) Gochuumon wa Usagi Desu ka

Great Tier:
1) Bokura wa Minna Kawaisou
2) Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii
3) Haikyuu!
4) Mekakucity Actors
5) No Game No Life

Good Tier:
1) Kindaichi Case Files R
2) Ryuugajou Nanana no Maizoukin

Have not watched tier:
1) Black Bullet
2) Captain Earth
3) One Week Friends
4) Atelier Escha Logy
5) Kanojo no Flag

Winter 2014 Anime Power Rankings

Must Watch Tier:

1) Wake Up, Girls!
2) Silver Spoon S2
3) Seitokai Yakuindomo S2
4) Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai! Ren
5) Noragami
6) Engaged to the Unidentified

Worth a Watch Tier:

1) Nisekoi
2) Hozuki no Reitetsu
3) Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha
4) Super Sonico the Animation
5) Tonari no Seki-kun
6) D-Frag!
7) Pilot’s Love Song

Meh Tier:

1) Witch Craft Works
2) No-Rin
3) Magical Warfare
4) Sakura Trick
5) Sekai Seifuku – Bouryaku no Zvezda

Have Not Seen Yet Tier:

1) Wizard Barristers
2) Nobunaga the Fool
3) Nobunagun
4) ZX Ignition
5) Buddy Complex
6) ImoCho

Fall 2013 Anime Power Rankings

#1 Show So Far
1) Non Non Biyori

Sakuga Tier
1) Kill La Kill (Godly Elite Tier)
2) Kyousougiga

God Tier
1) Log Horizon
2) Miss Monochrome
3) Samurai Flamenco
4) Outbreak Company
5) Yuushibu

Great Tier
1) Little Busters Refrain
2) Coppelion
3) Kyoukai no Kanata
4) Nagi no Asukara
5) Yowamushi Pedal
6) Super Seishun Brothers
7) Gingitsune

Okay Tier
1) Golden Time
2) Freezing Vibration
3) Walkure Romanze
4) Galilei Donna
5) Infinite Stratos 2

Dropped Tier
1) Meganebu!