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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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Old TCG style show where kids would fight tournaments in a battle dome with their monster cards

I think it was on Cartoon Network. It was kinda like Yu-Gi-Oh!, but it took place in a battle dome. The kids would go and fight tournaments with their monster cards and the arena changed (i.e. jungle, ...
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Anime: male fighter in Guyver-looking biometric armor, destroyed planet where robot lives but fear their death by rust

Cartoon Network/Adult Swim/Toonami/Boomerang, in English language. At the beginning of the show there were these robot monsters that were attacking a village or a town. The whole planet was destroyed ...
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Anime about kids with powers saving the environment

I used to be really into this anime when I was younger, around 2003 to 2006 I think. It was about kids with powers saving the environment. I think the main guy had greeny black hair and the girl had ...
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Anime/Show in which people use their phone to transport themselves into a different world, then fight each other (as monsters) and other monsters [duplicate]

I watched this a long time ago. In it, the characters use their phone to transport a copy of themselves into a different universe. In that universe, they go into a game place and fight other people as ...
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Anime where powers are measured with crystals

I faintly remember an anime I loved but didn't finish. There are a boy and 2 girls in a cafe in one episode. They use crystals to see what magical powers the boy has. They are elemental crystals ...
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Cartoon or anime featuring identical robots wearing hats and walking in ranks

At 0:57 there is some animation, might be from some anime. So I was wondering which one?
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Anime: Dying alien robot merge his head with an human and gives him armor to keep fighting

A humanoid high tech alien robot is being chased by an enemy through space and is partially destroyed as it fights in earth. With only his head still in one piece, it manage to merge symbiotically ...
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Anime that has pendant/necklace that transform to monsters, he has a pendant to a green one that has wings that fuse with him

Anime that has pendant/necklace that transform to monsters, he has a pendant to a green one that has wings that fuse with him. He also goes through adventures and find other necklaces one of them is ...
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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 ...
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Anime: main character equips a horned helmet to fight monsters/criminals, pulls out a sword from his arm

The main character is a man/boy around 16-20 years old, the story takes place in a city, and is about fighting monsters, criminals, aliens. I know that he equips a helmet and transforms to battle them,...
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Anime involving rebirth and a WW2 battleship outfitted for space

I saw this as a feature length VHS hired from the local video store in the mid-to-late 1980s, in English. I'm not sure of the plot, but it was animated. The general points I remember are quite vivid:...
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Anime involving a protagonist who considers himself to be a master swordsman

I had seen this anime on Animax. The protagonist thinks he's very good at sword fighting, but then the antagonist defeats him and others, and takes away their swords. Also there's this blacksmith ...
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Toonami anime (2005-2012?) about a man and a woman in space

Between 2005 and 2012 there was an anime on Toonami where a man and woman were in space and one of them was covered in green eggs or crystals or something and they were in love. One of them was dying.
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Old Cartoon Network anime, rival has a spaceship slightly better than the protagonist's and they know how many more hits it takes to destroy a ship

Lately I’ve been trying to remember an anime I think was on Cartoon Network. It was definitely a space anime. I remember the protagonist had a weird looking ship and he also had a rival with a ...
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Anime about a boy fighting robots in space

I'd like to identify this anime which I watched around 15 years ago. It looks like a Japanese anime, but I'm not sure. I do not remember a lot about this anime. I only remember there is a boy ...
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Looking for specific episode of Cyborg 009 (1979) where Heinrich makes a difficult decision

In the late 70's and early 80s in New York City, Japanese programming would take over on Saturday evenings on UHF Channel 47 which normally ran Spanish programming. Shows like Yuusha Raideen, Ikkyu-...
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Anime with legendary swords made from talismans and a man who could change them with a shattered body

There was an anime that I forgot a long time ago, basically there were these legendary swords made from talismans and this dude could change them, and his body was shattered into bits so he almost ...
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Anime about a guy who is taking medicine to block supernatural powers

I saw this anime on free-to-air television in Australia (SBS) late night and despite the time and the scene I saw I don't believe it's some weird hentai. The scene I recall is that there is these ...
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Anime: main character has control over time on cards and uses them to fight time monsters; characters lose memories if they speed up time

It's been a few years but in this anime the characters have an element which they control time on to fight, speeding up or slowing down time on said element, some include water, air, cards and school ...
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Old anime with a blue robot that was found by a boy. That robot lost his memory

Looking for an old anime with a blue robot that was found by a boy. That robot lost his memory. The face of the robot was on a display. I don't remember very well; they were fighting together, and ...
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Anime about a red haired boy suddenly being transported into another world

So the anime I'm looking for is about a red haired boy suddenly being transported in another world in his modern world while going to his school with his blue haired friend (he was transported alone). ...
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Anime about boy transforming into/summoning red robot using red crystal

I'm from Poland, and I remember that I saw an old anime on television about a boy who found some sort of red crystal that allowed him to transform into/summon red robot. He was attacked by people ...
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Anime with teenager fighting huge fish-looking monster that could fly

I don't remember much about it because I was so young at the time. I would say it came out somewhere between 80s to early 90s judging by the art style. Things that I clearly remember are: The main ...
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Looking for a Isekai anime

I'm looking for an anime that I watched a few years ago. It's about another world where there is old world type kingdoms where all the Kings and Queens are chosen by a people that live on a high ...
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Anime like Slayers where the “evil guy” has one of the main characters trapped inside ice with some kind of magic

TV anime show I saw like 15 years ago, I think it could be Slayers. I saw this series in Spain (and in Spanish, my mother tongue). Episodes were broadcast one each morning. I only remember some short ...
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3D anime movie with flying islands, flying submarine like ships, main character's​ name is Mika

I'm looking for an 3D anime movie I saw in 2004/5 maybe older: the main character's name is Mika (male) they fly around in wing-suits there were floating islands and fly submarine looking ships with ...
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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 ...
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Anime in which 4 school children go into a game and rescue the world; they meet a pink-haired girl inside the game who helps them

An anime in which 4 school children go into a game and rescue the world. I saw this anime when I was really young. I don't remember either its name or its character’s names. But I do remember its plot....
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Anime where a kid has a small humanoid magical companion who has a round shape and wings

Over 10 years ago, I saw this anime, so there are some things that I don’t remember anymore, only that there was this teenage kid that had a small magical companion in a green suit and small wings. ...
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Anime in which people in mecha suits fight yellow monsters, but the more they fight, the more they turn into crystals and eventually die

I am not able to remember the name of this anime. There were yellow monsters, and the people who fought them used big machine suits. The more they used the suits, the more they turned into crystals ...
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Anime character of a girl with black hair, animal ears, pink clothes and with a pink flower in her hair

What is the below anime character of a girl with black hair, wearing pink clothes and with a pink flower in their hair? She also appears to have animal ears, which would suggest that this is from a ...
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Show like Pokémon, but with dice that have runes

I remember there was a stone/wood golem, an ice bird, and a yellow robot, and the main villain uses a green bug and each monster is connected to the seal/rune.
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Anime: teen (boy or girl) goes into a kind of floating city (?) and there are fights between the teens

I'm searching for an anime that I watched... a long time ago, in France. The only thing that stays in my head is the possibility of the number 9 being in the title. I remember some scenes in the ...
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Anime where girl has a powerful revolver that hurts her to shoot

I'm looking for this anime where this girl had like this over-powered revolver and it hurts her to shoot it. In one scene she runs out of bullets and has one as a necklace and she shoots it and kills ...
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Anime/cartoon about a boy who wears red color clothes and could transform into some robot-type thing; includes a black robot with an F1-like car

The anime show has a boy who wears red-colored clothes and a bandanna on one hand. He could transform into some robot-type thing that had a bike. He has grills in his robot chest. There was also a man ...
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Anime like Pokemon but blue cylinders instead of pokeballs and a creature that was a giant white bear with blue crystals on its back

It’s a lot like Pokémon, but instead of pokeballs, there are blue cylinders and I remember this one creature that was a giant white bear with blue crystals on its back. I think the main guy is trying ...
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80's/90's anime, robot car fight, including a silver Beetle-like car with yellow wheels and a spinning device to destroy other cars

One anime stuck in my mind that I was watching everyday, I got some memory about that anime is, they were creating robot/cars and fight with each other. Good side had a Beetle kind of car (silver ...
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Anime with a boy hiring a creature from a stone, meets a man named Dante and starts a journey to collect crystals

I am from India, this anime or animated series (I can't remember this was made by the Japan or other countries) was aired between 2009 and 2012 probably in Jetix/Disney XD (but I'm not sure). This ...
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Cartoon/anime about a giant robotic fish in the sky

I remember seeing this at least 15 years ago. Don’t know if it was anime or cartoon. It had islands that float in the sky. Starts when this kid's island is eaten by a giant robotic fish that swims ...
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Japanese anime movie, includes a sword and some gems, and a dragon-like friend

I watched this movie when I was a kid and never discovered it again. It’s about a boy whose father left him after his divorce from the mother, the kid enters a world somehow where he has a big sword ...
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Anime movie about war from the 1980s [duplicate]

Around 1990 I saw a cartoon movie on Super-channel (Europe). Think it was an anime. It was about a prince and a princess who were fond of each other but their countries were at war. The prince was ...
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Anime about a young woman being chased by an army

I watched this anime in 1996 or 1997. In it, a young swordsman finds a naked, white-haired woman in a snowy forest. This young lady is being chased by an army because she’s powerful. The man has a ...
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Anime with a ship in a sky and people with abilities/powers fighting

There was this anime with like a ship in the sky, all I remember from it is a group of people like a class chasing after this one guy or all running fighting eachother with different abilities (maybe ...
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Anime, appeared on Netflix, boy with blue hair carries a sword and fights underground worm monsters, maybe in Tokyo

This anime used to play on Netflix. It has a boy with blue hair I think he carries a sword and fights underground-worm-monsters It takes place in Tokyo, I think Anyone know what this anime is?
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Anime about a powerful blue flower or gem

I watched this anime a long time ago. The few scenes I barely remember are: At one point there is a mother and a daughter (or son) in a house/greenhouse type area. The place starts shaking and the ...
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Anime where a girl with no powers goes to a magic school

I’m pretty sure the girl just stumbles upon the school randomly. I also remember a character that has the power to make stuffed animals come to life. I think I also remember a scene where the ...
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Old anime: main character can slow down time and move really fast

It’s an old anime, maybe from the 80s. From what I remember, the main character had some operation and afterwards he could push a button on his neck and slow down time for himself and move really fast....
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Anime where they summon monsters using crystal balls attached into their body parts

I need help identifying this anime where the lead character is a white haired guy and he's got crystal balls attached into his left arm which enables him to summon monsters. I remember one of his ...
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Anime about magic in a time before modern technology

In the first episode a girl is riding in a carriage and at some point a man shows up with a tattoo thing on his hand and takes out a bunch of knights or bandits. After all that is over the girl asks ...
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Anime of little round guy with asian rice hat in the desert, lots of gangs and Mad Max stuff

I am trying to identify an anime from my childhood of a wanderer in the desert with a rice hat on. He fought with and alongside lots of Mad Max type characters, and wrecker-women. There were also ...