Hello everyone! Like everyone else I have been contemplating my top anime of 2014. Those sort of top five or top ten lists are one of my favorite types of features on Kotaku and TAY. While I've been ramping up my anime watching, I still don't come close to watching everything. So I'd like to hear everyone opinions and thoughts on what they watched this year in the comments (assuming you aren't writing a full blown TAY article about it).
Here are a few "Top ____ anime lists of 2014" to get started:
Top Five Comedy anime of 2014: 1. Sabegabu 2. The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior 3. Seitokai Yakuindomo* 4. Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun 5. Gonna be the Twin-Tail!!
Top Five Harem Anime of 2014 (my harem definition is quite liberal): 1. Invaders of Rokujyoma 2. No Game no Life 3. Inou Battle 4. Strike the Blood 5. Trinity Seven
Top Five Romance Anime of 2014: 1. Golden Time 2. The World is Still Beautiful 3. Your Lie in April (not done yet, but I'm putting it in anyway) 4. Engaged to the Unidentified 5. Love, Chunibyo, and other Delusions -doki doki- (I did not watch Blue Spring Ride, sorry)
Top Five "So Bad its Good" Anime of 2014 (despite significant flaw, still fun): 1. Cross Ange 2. Aldnoah.Zero 3. Lord Marksman and Vanadis 4. Irregular at Magic High School 5. Witch Craft Works
Top Five Guilty Pleasure Anime of 2014: 1. Locodols 2. Hi-sCool SeHa Girls 3. Rail Wars!! 4. Dragonar Academy 5. Bladedance of the Elementalers
My Top Ten Favorite Anime of 2014 (purely personal enjoyment and esteem of non-sequel animes completed in 2014): 1. Kill la Kill 2. Rage of Bahamut: Genesis 3. Amagi Brilliant Park 4. Yuki Yuna is a Hero 5. Chaika: Coffin Princess 6. Golden Time 7. Log Horizon 8. HaNaYaMaTa 9. Baby Steps 10. Noragami
Disagree? Hah, I bet you do. Go ahead and share you lists in the comments, I'm actually looking forward to seeing everybody lay their cards down. I'm sure there is anime that I missed, forgotten or under-appreciated. Also you may want to check out the Ani-TAY OP/ED of the Day, you may find something you like...