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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Animated movie about a boy who goes into an abandoned building, travels through a portal to another world, and meets a young wizard with white hair

It’s this animated movie I saw recommended online in 2020 and I decided to watch it online. It's about this boy who goes into this abandoned building and finds a portal to another world, where he ...
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Manga with Overpowered boy some #son of a noble?

This boy was reincarnated as number (something) son of a noble (meaning, he's not the eldest). But he's powerful in magic. He was able to receive his own title (maybe baron?) and mansion. He made a ...
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Device used by teens to transform

It was around 2008 to 2010. A team of kids has a device to transform with one button. The main character has a brown colored one. The team has more than 4 members. One character transforms into a hero ...
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'80s Sci-fi Anime where galactic explorers search an alien planet for God

I'd watched this sci-fi anime in late '80s. A group of Galactic explorers lands on a planet where they found giant robots, and many other secrets. They were the remnants of an ancient civilization. At ...
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Anime where a princess secretly doesn't have magic and is eventually found out

The anime works like this. Basically not having magic means death and only those with magic can live. The scene I saw is a princess in that city secretly doesn't have magic and is later found out (she'...
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Anime where a girl sentenced to be killed is saved by a man who used to be little but grew quickly

I'm searching for the name of an anime I watched at least 10 years ago. At the beginning, a girl is sentenced to be killed by her family or at least a group of persons who were sitting around a table. ...
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What transmutation circle did Shou Tucker use in his chimera daughter?

Can anyone show/share what transmutation circle did Shou Tucker use in his chimera daughter? It was partially shown in the anime but I couldn't make out the entire circle. Here's a short video on it: ...
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'80s anime where a boy is transported back in time to the Jurassic era, and a T-Rex is speared to death by a tribe

I'm looking for an old anime I used to watch as a kid, for which I have only some glimpses of the story. It was probably made during the '80s, and I remember a black-haired, black-dressed boy as a ...
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Name of anime/cartoon show where a flying robot uses parts of itself in flying patterns (alphabet letters) to upgrade itself to defeat enemies

I recall a show where a sole pilot would fly a fighter/mech(a) through various patterns under the directions of a base/station commander. I can't remember the English name for it, and don't have any ...
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Old anime OVA isekai, bubble priestess, and destined protector

I remember this old anime I ordered off of Netflix in the 2000s. It was about a dying land and their priestess lineage was "dying" or something was wrong, so they had to throw their holy ...
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Fantasy anime involving a god named Paladin

I watched this anime several years ago. Although I am calling it an anime, this is not to imply that it does or does not originate from Japan (I don't know where this is from). This anime involves a ...
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Looking for an old anime series featuring a spaceship as well as an underwater base

I'm looking for an old anime series (or movie) produced in the 80's or earlier that aired fully dubbed in German TV some time before the 90's. Most remarkable scenes I remember: The film starts on (...
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Anime in which a little girl finds a school where they reanimate constructs from dead things to fight

i remember only one of the first episodes. There is a little girl who is either lost or running from something in the woods when she stumbles into a really big building that turns out to be a school, ...
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An OLD anime about a boy with "demonic" powers joins with 2 others to fight aliens who use humans for genetics experiments

The Boy's upbringing was similar to that of Goku from Dragonball. Once the people of his village found out about the boy, they burn Grandpa's home to the ground around them killing the old man. The ...
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Semi-comedic anime OVA involving a demonic invasion of a high school

I saw this on VHS in the original Japanese, subtitled to English, in the 1990s, on a tape my brother brought back from college. On that tape, or others he brought, was The Fuma Conspiracy and some ...
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Japanese anime/animated movie where the girl is the key to a world of destruction?

I remember watching this anime/animated movie between 2008-2013 (sorry it's vague) where it's a story about a young hero with blue hair (I recall him being named Spartacus somehow??) who goes on an ...
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Anime or cartoon where one of the main characters had a robotic/cyborg arm and was protecting a young woman

Apologies for the lack of details, but this was a long time ago. I’ve got vague memory of watching an anime (or cartoon?) in the '90s or possibly early 2000s in the US (PA) on late night TV (possibly ...
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Anime or cartoon that features a talking dog with a power stone in its tooth [duplicate]

There was a cartoon that I used watch sometimes in my childhood. I want to watch that again. There was a talking dog in that anime or cartoon with power stone in his tooth. I think the story was about ...
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Anime where a guy tutors a girl in magic

Basically this guy comes to tutor this girl in magic. I think she's royalty and she isn't good at it. In the first episode or two there is a school battle (I think) with royalty but they maybe use ...
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Animated Ultraman/knockoff movie from the Early 80's

I have a very vivid memory of renting an animated Ultraman movie some time during the early/mid 80's. My memories however do not seem to match up with any of the animated Ultraman media of the time. ...
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Anime about two girls who have compact mirror-like things with little Tamagotchi-like creatures, and transform into cute outfits to battle monsters

So I think this show was from the 2000s: It was an anime about two girls around high school age, one with black hair and the other a redhead. They both had these little compact mirror-looking things ...
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Anime from the 80s that had what I can only describe as giant mech orbs that turned into robots

When I was a kid I used to have a VHS of an anime movie that revolves around the scenario in the title. I have looked at Orbots, but the orbs were the bad guys. You had the regular mismatched group: ...
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Anime about a school boy living together with an unintentionally (?) annoying alien

About 15 to 20 years ago I watched a TV cartoon series (probably an anime) about a school boy who was living together with some alien (I think it was an alien, but I do not know its origin; maybe a ...
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Cartoon series about a monster family that solves mysteries

Watched it back in the mid to late 90s. Probably made 80s-90s ish. Pretty sure all the main characters were monsters of some kind? There was an adult male and adult female monster along with a young ...
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Trying to find the name of this anime about powers, school, rank and bullies

Ok so I can’t remember the name and I’ve been trying to look everywhere. Here’s what I remember: The main character is a boy, who befriends a girl. This girl happens to be one of the top kids at the ...
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2010s cartoon with golems and a blue crystal as a key to another dimension

I remember watching a cartoon or anime around 2010 on TV about a group of boys who have an underground bunker and use a blue crystal as a key to travel into another dimension. I remember one of them ...
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Anime where they wore gauntlets that could control monsters, and they could combine them with other monsters to create big ones

They wore gauntlets that would pull up a display where they could combine captured monsters into bigger monsters. There were about 7 main characters, five male and two female, five of them about 15-16 ...
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Anime/cartoon where gray men chase a homeless girl

I remembered the other day a TV show about a homeless girl making people around her happy and some pale men chasing the kid. Here are some key features from before and after she went missing and came ...
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Anime where people summon monsters using gun-like devices that carve patterns in the air

I watched this anime where each person summoned one monster with this device that was kind of gun-like. They would weave (or cut) signs into the air to make their monster perform a special attack. If ...
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Anime with summoned mecha beasts, "teslajoules" and possibly a beast named Dragoon. Seen between 2009-2013

The anime was set in another world with summoned mecha beasts. The words "teslajoules" are often used. The main character has a mecha beast named "Dragoon". I saw it between 2009-...
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Anime which involved a magic necklace with water element powers

I saw this anime as a kid and basically the protagonist had this water power necklace and his rival had the fire version. It was pretty funny and goofy, just wanted to remember the old times.
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Anime where there is a war between guilds; the main character is evolving and creates a guild called Crow or Raven

To the best of my recollection the anime is situated in a modern world where the protagonist receives a power and has to join a battle between guilds where they win or lose points and their fights are ...
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Space op anime featuring a group of girls debugging a combat robot in-fight?

I remember watching the first episode of an anime series, around 2001. I watched it in fansubbed japanese version. It was set in space, the action took place on a spaceship that would fight alien ...
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Anime about a woman/alien with telepathy?

I remember seeing this scene from an anime as a child, I think it might be from the 80s/90s and I don’t know how deep into the story it is or anything. There is some sort of laboratory and I think a ...
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Anime from the '80s where a spaceship is penetrated by a pod containing a transparent, green, gel-like monster

I've been looking for years for an anime which I remember from my childhood and it would mean a lot to me if I could watch it again. I remember just a couple of scenes from the movie: It is a space ...
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TV show that had a golden lion with three tails, summoned by a red gem on the side of the main character's pants

TV show that had a golden lion with three tails, summoned by a red gem on the side of the main character's pants. The main character was a kid that lived in a different world. There was a battle on ...
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Anime with boy who can grow crystals on his body

I've seen a short clip of an anime with a little green-haired boy who apparently can form crystals on his body, like on his palm. He gets used by an adult (who cut those crystals off) and abuse him ...
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Cyborg-human anime with political themes

There was an anime I recall watching around 2012-2014 on animax (India). I don't have a good recollection but here are fragments of the scenes I remember: Scientist guy (maybe a government employee) ...
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Anime about past life and a moon base

I saw this around 1997. I think most of the main characters in this movie are teenagers. They meet a younger kid named S-kun. They find out (maybe S-kun told them) that in a past life they had worked ...
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Anime about super athletes breaking world records

I recently watched part of an anime episode on my Roku. It was late and I was tired so I turned it off and went to bed. Now I can't remember the name of the anime. It was probably on Crunchyroll since ...
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Anime set in modern Tokyo where players are given matches on their phones and have to fight to the death

It's a battle royal type anime set in modern Tokyo, where the players are given matches on their phones. As players, they are given a gift that will allow them to do something awesome. The players ...
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Animation (possibly anime) with space station made of two hemispheres [duplicate]

For some reason I recently remembered an animation that I saw on TV at some point when I was a child. I only ever saw it once and don't remember when, but it was probably before the mid 90s. Here are ...
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Anime Identification of a small house in a field, two siblings, and a flying ship

It has been years, but at one point I remember seeing a part of an anime on TV in which there was a lonely small house in the middle of a field on either a hill or a floating island. I remember the ...
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Anime about aliens and little colorful people

All I remember, is there was this lady/girl who was in her room when she discovered this little colorful guy. Later on they discovered more of these guys. The only other one I remember would be a red ...
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Anime in which the hero is a kid and his ace monster is a lion who becomes a giant when the hero throws a gemstone in its head [duplicate]

Here's what I remember: The gemstone was dropped by a guy in the forest who was carrying a big bag full of other gemstones that summon other monsters by the same way (putting the gemstones in the ...
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'90s or 2000s anime - high school friends trying to save their friend (girl) who is stuck in dangerous dimension

I've been looking for this anime for a while now. It is about a group of friends in high school. One of the boys is quite smart at coding and is trying to get their friend (a girl) out from another ...
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Anime kids movie about three kids with magical animals only believers could see

There was a kids anime movie I watched 5-10 years ago and it was about these three kids with magical animals only kids could see. There was one girl with a pink based animal. I think one of the boys ...
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Anime about an invasion of puppets

The anime is about a world invasion of puppets that kills humans. The protagonist is a girl who fights these puppets. In the end she realizes that the Queen looks exactly like her but with silver long ...
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Old cartoon with a red? robot in a desert and a girl

I don't remember much except for a few scenes and it's been bugging me for a few years, because I think it had a really interesting story line; I just don't remember it. It was a show I watched on TV ...
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Anime movie where house has ghosts in it

I saw an anime movie where the main character lives in shacks or homes that have ghosts. The ghosts that the character sees are There might be a cat in it. IIRC The story takes place on the roof a ...

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