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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
4
votes
0answers
187 views

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 ...
12
votes
1answer
3k views

Anime about half-human girls who fight monsters?

I'm fairly sure this anime came out within the last 5 or 6 years. The version I saw was dubbed into English. The premise is that the world has been overrun by nightmarish monsters - huge, dark, very ...
4
votes
1answer
251 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

Anime involving a floating island with many moons

The anime is like this: There is a girl and she has friends (kids and mostly boys). Then her only memory is a floating island with many moons. Then they discovered that the girl is the princess of ...
4
votes
0answers
193 views

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.
6
votes
2answers
945 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
514 views

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. ...
2
votes
2answers
499 views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
2k views

Anime where the main character has a pet squirrel and her friends have powers activated by devices on their wrists

The animation looked like an anime. The main character was a young schoolgirl with short red hair and she had a flying squirrel as a pet. In the beginning she transferred to her grandfather's school, ...
2
votes
1answer
813 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
280 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
367 views

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 ...
7
votes
0answers
447 views

Old anime where two alien brothers seek revenge for their father, who was killed by the heroes

I have a fragmentary memory of an anime episode I watched as a young kid (circa 1983). One scene has stuck with me ever since and I'd love to know what the show was so I can find it again. Here's what ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Anime series where Japan is under attack; one girl wears a rabbit costume and has a stuffed rabbit with an eyepatch

I watched a couple segments of an anime a few months ago and lost the name somewhere. In the story Japan is under attack and has been for some time. The attackers appear with some kind of time /...
3
votes
1answer
777 views

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 ...
7
votes
1answer
3k views

1980s mecha anime. Main character has a suit comprised of three smaller robots

It was an anime where the lead character has a mecha suit that's composed of 3 robots, one bigger than the previous, the smaller one fits into the medium one and this fits into the bigger one. I think ...
5
votes
1answer
828 views

70's/80's anime where the heroes travel on a spaceship to rescue a princess

I don't remember the title, but I remember some of the plot and what the characters looked like. It was sci-fi. I remember it was about a princess (I presume she was) being abducted and our heroes ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
-1
votes
2answers
410 views

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, ...
0
votes
2answers
327 views

Trying to find a Anime where a different monster is summoned from a dice roll for each person

The anime in question was one where you would summon a monster from a dice roll and each monster was different depending on the person who was summoning it.
0
votes
1answer
151 views

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.
5
votes
1answer
235 views

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....
4
votes
0answers
161 views

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 ...
6
votes
0answers
149 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
213 views

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. ...
5
votes
1answer
263 views

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 ...
10
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
760 views

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 ...
5
votes
0answers
211 views

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....
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Anime or manga with a white-haired main character who goes to demon school

I read or watched it about a year ago or half and only remember the beginning. The main character has white hair and goes to a demon school. An angel has snuck in to the school but gives her self away ...
7
votes
1answer
560 views

80s-90s anime (movie or series) in which an armored girl exchanges age with a dying man on a beach

What is the name of an anime from 80s-90s movie/series in which there is a scene, maybe the end, where a girl (who has an​ armor) exchanges age with a dying man in a beach, so the man transforms into ...
6
votes
3answers
2k views

Cartoon - boy traps monsters into balls on a magical bracelet

As a kid, I used to watch this cartoon show about a boy who captured monsters like giant spiders and put them in these tiny balls, and then summoned them using some kind of magical bracelet. He'd ...
3
votes
1answer
531 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

Anime where people live in a virtual reality world to escape from reality

I'm searching for an anime about a virtual reality world in which people "live" in there, because they want to escape from reality. In this world they can become the person they want to be, but the ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

90s cartoon series with kids inside robots fighting

I watched this cartoon around 1997. It's about kids who use robots to fight, when they fight they are inside the robots standing and whatever moves they do the robots mimic them. In the last episode ...
7
votes
1answer
528 views

Unknown anime with a little white hair(?) boy who can communicate with spirits such as from nature

The only thing I can remember of the show is the boy has some sort of power to communicate with spirits of all kinds. He travels around the world on a giant flying turtle and also lives on it along ...
1
vote
1answer
315 views

Anime series about a pair of twins and a doctor [closed]

I remember watching an anime series in the 2000s, that had as main protagonist a male doctor, that in the past rescued the life of a pair of twins, one of them male, the other female. As they grew up,...
3
votes
1answer
767 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
376 views

Anime where the characters catch food in a river on a ship

I’m trying to find an anime where there is a girl who was put on a ship, there are people living there who all have their unique magic skills. On the ship there are gardens and a river so they jump ...
3
votes
1answer
755 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
668 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
210 views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
601 views

Cartoon in which a boy and girl travel with a robot

I used to watch this cartoon when I was little, maybe around 2007, although I think it was older than that. I am not sure, but I think it was an anime. I do not remember it clearly but there was a boy ...
-2
votes
1answer
147 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
291 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
914 views

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 ...
6
votes
1answer
227 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
305 views

Anime where a popular teen becomes a demon slayer

I am trying to find an anime that has a super popular teenager as a protagonist. One day that guy goes at night in his school with his friends and he gets attacked by some shadow daemons. And all of a ...
6
votes
1answer
911 views

Manga/anime/game: protagonist suffered accident that made him see monsters except for one girl

I’m trying to identify a manga/anime/game/comic, these are the clues: Protagonist suffered some kind of head injury during an accident. He saw humans including his own friends look like monsters. He ...
6
votes
2answers
479 views

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 ...

1
5 6
7
8 9
15