Questions tagged [anime]

For questions about the animated media, Anime (アニメ), which generally stems from Japanese animations. Use to either identify the media on a [story-identification] question or disambiguate works where the tag covers the anime and its form in other media.

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Animation film with giant sphere-like bad “robot” [duplicate]

Asking community to help identify anime (animation film) from my childhood. By the style of that animated cartoon it seems like it was from 70s or 80s, and it had Japanese picture style to it. I saw ...
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Are there any plans to continue the story of The Guyver?

The series Bio-Booster Armor Guyver is a loooooong running manga series and franchise, that has been around since 1985. It's an interesting franchise, combining sci-fi fantasy with themes of war, ...
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Anime where a woman knocked into a window leaves Japanese characters with her blood

There was a scene where a random woman was knocked onto a window, and as she slid down, she wrote Japanese symbols with her blood. There were also scenes where a guy said phrases that allowed him to ...
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Anime show where the protagonist has a gun like instruments that releases cards having monster inside it

There was a show where the protagonist has a gun like instruments that releases cards having monster inside it. They have a team of 4 people.
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Anyone remember an anime about a girl whom her sister killed and became a plant monster to protect her sister?

It aired around 2000-2010. It's an anime in which the girl woke up and found herself in a lab where she lost her memory about her sister's death.
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2012 Animax anime where a high school boy's whole school including her girlfriend memories are erased by the government

In the first episode a high school boy, his girlfriend, and a friend are shown, and after that the government comes to capture him. He is saved by his people. The government erased the memory of his ...
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A show where the opening ends with the name written on gears and there are possibly some humans standing on them. The show is magic medieval

I've been searching for that show for about 7 years and I just cant find it. It is cartoon or anime. The setting is medieval and with some magic I think.
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A boy builds a space ship

All I remember was it was a kid trying to build his own space ship and go to space. In the end when he finally succeeds at the end of the show it turns out that the quiet old man that was cheering him ...
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Anime where a girl tries to heal a boy with extensions from her body

I only know a specific scene from the anime. A girl wakes up on a roof bleeding and sees a boy badly hurt across from her. Extensions from her body attempt to heal the boy, but then some planes fly ...
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Anime with fighting and magic weapons?

I watched an anime years ago and can‘t find it anymore. All I remember is that the main character had a sword that could transform him into a knight with blue armor. The side character had two guns ...
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Anime/cartoon where the main cast uses 2 golden coins to summon a mech from the sky

I remember watching it on tv the 2 protagonists went to an arcade and they insert the coins into an arcade machine and this would activate the mech. They also changed the cast 3 times so I think the ...
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I'm looking for an old anime transported featuring stones with power and people who can summon beings to fight with

I'm looking for an anime. It's an old one I think. It's about a guy who is some delinquent and gets called to another world. He has a stone, pearl thing after that which he can summon a thing that is ...
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Anime space opera from the 80s, possibly involving some temporal paradox

I'm trying to identify an old anime movie from my childhood. I saw it around the might-eighties. It was a space opera, and I can recall the following elements: A big space fleet that is escaping ...
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Anime where a boy says “By the breath of the mega (something)”

In a fantasy world with magic, a boy has an amulet that gives him power when he says “By the breath of the mega (something)”, but he says it wrong and gets corrected by an old man. He is friends with ...
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Old anime TV series with flying mechanical ships and dragons

There’s an anime series I watched in the late 90s on weekend kids TV in the UK that I can visualise but can't remember the name. It was the same time as Sailor Moon but not Dragonball Z or Yu-gi-oh. ...
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What's the name of that anime that had necklace and gems that summoned fighters [duplicate]

The last time I saw that anime I was a kid, so sorry if I'm gonna make some stuff up, I gonna try my best to remember it. So in the first season, I remember that the story somehow started with a ...
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Mecha Anime from the 80s or 90s where the main character is a cop or detective

I am looking for the old Mecha anime from the 80s or maybe 90s. I vaguely remember the main character is a cop or detective some sort. The opening he was chasing some guys and some how he got suck ...
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Anime: main character has a gem in his head, in which an old man resides later on, who can use blood magic

The main character of this anime has a gem in his head, in which an old man resides later on, who can use blood magic. Additionally, he learns how to forge magic weapons and touches pillars which are ...
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Netflix 2009-2012 animated TV show about a guy who uses runes to summon creatures in another world [duplicate]

There was this series on Netflix around 10 years ago about a child who had an ill grandfather. He gets sucked into another world and has to collect runes which are like guardians and has monsters ...
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Anime featuring a boy who needs a card to fuse with a girl, to get powers to fight of monsters

I don't remember much but it was a anime where a guy loses his card due to an explosion and no longer can use fuse with a supernatural being for powers. But this girl finds his card and now he can ...
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Classic sci-fi anime, where mechs are launched by space shuttle like booster system to hotspots on earth

I am looking to find the name of a series for which I had seen a few episodes quite a while back - say about 15 or so years back - on either Animax India or AXN (AXN India used to show some anime ...
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Old Power Ranger like anime with transforming vehicles

At least 8 years ago, finding old Power Ranger like character where their vehicles transform while still riding ON their vehicle, red bike turns into a T-rex, yellow car turns into a rhino look alike, ...
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Anime: swordsman keeps the sword of the person he defeats [closed]

I am looking for the title of a swordsman anime in which a man has many swords in his back, and he keeps the sword of the person he defeats.
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80s or possibly early 90s anime with a race of giant caterpillar things [duplicate]

Might not be anime (or just Japanese animation, I don't know the difference). I don't remember much from this movie other than a brief glimpse of an aerial view of the caterpillars moving like a herd....
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A card monster anime that is not Yu gi oh

Well I watched this anime few years ago and I can not remember it's name nor most of the plot, but I will try my best to describe it. It has similar plot like Bakugan, but with cards. There is a ...
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Anime where a young boy fed a robot a rock

In this anime a young boy tries to feed a robot lying on the ground with a big rock. I can only remember this scene and this is the only scene that I can 100% sure it happened. Tried to search online ...
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A story about a boy and a girl, the girl likes the boy who turned into a dove or pigeon

I watched this when I was little, I don't remember it clearly, I really dont know how the movie goes until now but it somehow...touched my heart...I wanted to find this movie, Maybe it's an anime. I ...
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90s anime - A girl fights a demon, whom she eventually marries

I'm looking for a possible 90s anime that my mum spoke about. The things she remembers are brief, but all she can remember is that this girl/woman sets out to protect two people from a demon dude. ...
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80s possibly 90s anime with a transformation involving a red outfit and an expanding chest

This will be difficult because it was only roughly 5 seconds worth of content. I'm looking for a show that featured a nighttime cityscape backdrop and an anime transformation sequence which ended ...
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90s Anime where a samurai’s village is attacked by purple demon dogs

I'm looking for the name of a show set in an age before modern technology that featured a samurai in blue whose village was attacked by purple demon dogs, his arm was infected and he left the village ...
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Anime TV show with gems that summon beasts

I was trying to remember an anime I was watching in 2011-12 on Netflix but I cannot find it anywhere. What I do remember is that a boy has a necklace with a green gemstone that teleports him to a ...
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90's/00's anime about 3 girls who travel between the real world and a fantasy world

I'm looking for a (I believe) 90's or early 00's anime series about 3 girls who travel between the real world and a fantasy world. All the 3 girls had some kind of power and they each had their own ...
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Looking for an older maybe 20 year old Mech Anime

So I'm not a big time anime fan but I'll watch it occasionally but I remember trying to watch this one anime about 20 years ago when I was a kid. I thought it was Neon Genesis Evangelion but I'm ...
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Anime with a man transforming into an Orangutan

This was a movie originally rented on VHS in Germany in the late 80's. A typical case of someone putting the wrong video in a case and then someone - here, my family - getting a completely different ...
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Looking for a mecha fantasy anime (90's or older)

(Edit) Terribly sorry about my first post on this, I just really wanted to find the show. Anyway here's what I can remember about the show: Old drawn style anime, the colours are abit bright. 2....
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Animated (anime?) movie with a boy who is transported to another world and meets his backpack as a living creature

Animated (anime?) movie with a boy who is transported to another world by a girl, accidentally. In this world he meets his backpack who is now a cute living creature and learns that he can become ...
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Looking for the name of an anime

The only thing I can remeber and I cant find it online was in the beginning the girl mc was driving around with others and is attacked by these monsters. A short amount of time into the fight a kid ...
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Cartoon/anime where thunder hits a robot and the boy hero can then control it to fight evil with

I don't remember much about the cartoon or anime but there is a scene in which thunder falls on a small robot and from then (the hero is a boy) it's like the hero controls the robot and fights the ...
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Anime series between 2000-2010 with monsters, military and crystals

I'm trying to remember the name of a series that aired between 2000-2010 and had a style very much like "Children who chase lost voices". There were monsters in the series, people who became ...
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Anime with a suicidal girl who can see people's “death marks”. Meets two reapers

There was this girl who always wanted to die and then she met two guys who were reapers. She started seeing black ribbons around other people's necks and they explained to her that was a death mark or ...
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Anime where a boy gets a white beam blasted at his arm which eventually turns him into a white alien creature

I only saw a small clip of it, but this teenage boy gets a white beam blasted at his arm. At first only a scar stays but then it turns into a gem. He covers it up and sometime his arm swells up and ...
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Anime Movie: Floating Islands, Post-Apocalypse Fantasy/Steampunk, Clans at War, Brother and Sister

I've been searching everywhere for this film, any help would be great! I remember so many details but still can't find it... (tl;dr - Anime Brother and One-Armed Sister on Post-Apocalypse Floating ...
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Anime TV show with Elvis/Fonzie-like protagonist

I am trying to remember a limited television anime or manga show from several years back. The central character was a bounty hunter who located illegal aliens and brought them into some central ...
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Old Animation/Anime where the protagonist had red spiky hair [closed]

I am 23 and I remember as a kid (6-10 yo) watching a videotape animation that had some prob kids (?) with superpowers... I remember only that the protagonist had red spiky hair (like a triangle) and ...
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80s/90s anime/cartoon with grey robot protagonist with elongated head riding a hoverboard

Looking for this anime or cartoon from the 80s or 90s. I last watched it in around 1999 and it already looked old then. Sci-fi genre with cyberpunk feeling. Has elements of family, coming-of-age, ...
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Anime with a girl in a kimono and a cloaked guy with a gunhand

I remember watching this one episode of an anime as a kid; I only remember bits and pieces. There was a girl in a kimono who looked similar to Fuu from Samurai Champloo. She carried a hand gun ...
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Anime or manga about a guy who can see voices as colors

There is an anime/manga about a guy who can see people's voices as colors. He saves a child from some sort of monster made from the child's own fears. He then is hired and taught how to defeat these ...
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Older anime featuring girls in powered suits with limited battery life 'illegally' fighting mutated people

I can't remember too many specifics, but I think that they all had simplified suits of different colours and were mentored by a lady who was an ex-member, but had a white suit I think? They had ...
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Female anime character with powers and an amulet on her chest

I'm looking for this anime/TV show from jetix or fox kids that I really liked but never got to actually watch as a kid. I only saw a few episodes so I don't know the whole plot. It involved a girl ...
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Anime about a girl who crashes on a planet and chased by an indestructible evil robot

It's probably from 80-90s. I remember that a girl probably crashed on some remote planet and was chased/hunting an evil robot that was indestructible. She was fighting with him at some villages. I ...

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