“Fullmetal Alchemist is a Japanese shōnen manga series written and illustrated by Hiromu Arakawa. It was serialized in Square Enix’s Monthly Shōnen Gangan magazine between August 2001 and June 2010; the publisher later collected the individual chapters into twenty-seven tankōbon volumes. The world of Fullmetal Alchemist is styled after the European Industrial Revolution. Set in a fictional universe in which alchemy is one of the most advanced scientific techniques, the story follows two alchemist brothers named Edward and Alphonse Elric, who are searching for the philosopher’s stone to restore their bodies after a failed attempt to bring their mother back to life using alchemy.
The manga was published and localized in English by Viz Media in North America, Madman Entertainment in Australasia, and Chuang Yi in Singapore. Yen Press also has the rights for the digital release of the volumes in North America due to the series being a Square Enix title. It has been adapted into two anime television series, two animated films—all animated by Bones studio—and light novels. Funimation dubbed the television series, films and video games. The series has generated original video animations, video games, supplementary books, a collectible card game, and a variety of action figures and other merchandise. A live-action film based on the series is also in development.
The manga has sold approximately 67 million volumes worldwide, making it one of the best-selling manga series. The English release of the manga’s first volume was the top-selling graphic novel since 2005. In two TV Asahi web polls, the anime was voted the most popular anime of all time in Japan. At the American Anime Awards in February 2007, it was eligible for eight awards, nominated for six, and won five. Reviewers from several media conglomerations had positive comments on the series, particularly for its character development, action scenes, symbolism and philosophical references.” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fullmetal_Alchemist
” One Piece (Japanese: ワンピース Hepburn: Wan Pīsu) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda. It has been serialized in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine since July 22, 1997, with the chapters collected into 86 tankōbon volumes to date. The story follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy, a boy whose body gained the properties of rubber after unintentionally eating a Devil Fruit. With his crew of pirates, named the Straw Hat Pirates, Luffy explores the Grand Line in search of the world’s ultimate treasure known as “One Piece” in order to become the next Pirate King.
The manga has been adapted into an original video animation (OVA) produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series produced by Toei Animation, which began broadcasting in Japan in 1999. Additionally, Toei has developed thirteen animated feature films, one OVA and eleven television specials. Several companies have developed various types of merchandising such as a trading card game and numerous video games. The manga series was licensed for an English language release in North America and the United Kingdom by Viz Media and in Australia by Madman Entertainment. The anime series was licensed by 4Kids Entertainment for an English-language release in North America in 2004 before the license was dropped and subsequently acquired by Funimation in 2007.
One Piece has received praise for its storytelling, art, characterization, and humour. Several volumes of the manga have broken publishing records, including the highest initial print run of any book in Japan. The official website for Eiichiro Oda’s One Piece manga announced that the manga has set a Guinness World Record for “the most copies published for the same comic book series by a single author”. As of October 2017, the manga has sold over 430 million copies worldwide, making it the best-selling manga series in history.” https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_Piece
Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of 2017
These are the biggest upcoming Anime series of 2017. Expect shows like High School DxD: Season Four, Digimon Adventure Tri 4: Loss, Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale, FLCL, Fate/Stay Night Heaven’s Feel, and One-Punch Man Season 2 to appear on this list. The year looks promising with all these huge titles coming up and although the release dates are undetermined, our hype-levels are off the charts. Which shows are you looking forward to watching? We’re also disqualifying shows like Evangelion 3.33, Steins; Gate 0, Seven Deadly Sins Season 2, and Code Geass: Lelouch of the Resurrection.
#10. “Little Witch Academia”
#9. “KonoSuba Season Two”
#8. “Touken Ranbu”
#7. “Fate/Extra Last Encore”
#6. “My Hero Academia Season Two”
#5. “Blue Exorcist Kyoto Saga”
#4. “Attack on Titan Season Two”
#3, #2, #1: ???
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Top 10 great Anime series that should definitely be rebooted!
These shows need to follow the manga better. They’re not always the worst but anime studios should remake the series to ensure they are as amazing as the source material. In this video, we’re looking at shows like Rosario + Vampire, Fate/Stay Night, Tokyo Ghoul, Umineko (When they Cry), Chaos; Head, Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle, Black Cat, Bokurano, Tsukihime, Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, and much more! Countdown with us and let us know what the worst anime adaptation was in your books.
00:55 #10. “Rurouni Kenshin” (199698)
01:44 #9. “The Flowers of Evil” (2013)
02:27 #8. “Zetman” (2012)
03:13 #7. “Gantz” (2004)
04:00 #6. “Soul Eater” (200809)
04:46 #5. “Akame ga Kill” (2014)
05:26 #4. “Bleach” (200412)
06:02 #3, #2, #1: ????
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Check out Animes you should never watch with your parents for some special reasons. These shows are packed with ecchi, boobs, blood, cringe, and weeaboo fuel – so it’s probably best you don’t let mom and dad watch over your shoulder. We’re looking at shows like Queens Blade, Yosuga no Sora, Seikon no Qwaser (The Qwaser of Stigmata), and more to find out which shows are to cringe for you to pick at family movie night. So brace yourself, because there are enough fan service and borderline hentai in these anime series for your parents to start hating you.
00:37 #10. “Monster Musume Everyday Life with Monster Girls” (2015)
01:18 #9. “Golden Boy” (1995-96)
01:54 #8. “Makenki!” (2011)
02:33 #7. “Eiken” (2003-04)
03:12 #6. “Prison School” (2015)
03:53 #5. “Manyuu Hikenchou” (2011)
04:34 #4. “Sekirei” (2008-10)
05:14 #3, #2, #1: ???
Check out the top 10 list on the best Anime Prequels. Before the events of titan series like Hellsing Ultimate, Magi the Labyrinth of Magic, Bakemonogatari, Fate/Stay Night, and the original Gundam comes these awesome OVAs, Films and TV series. In this list we’re looking at the best anime prequel series that are made to compliment or complete the original storyline. Will anime like Fate/Zero, Rurouni Kenshin: Trust and Betrayal (Samurai X), Mobile Suit the Origin, Atom the Beginning, Young Black Jack, and other favourites appear? Just watch.
00:34 #10. “Kuroko’s Basketball Tip Off” (2013)
01:11 #9. “Hellsing The Dawn” (2011-12)
01:44 #8. “Lupin The Third The Woman Called Fujiko Mine” (2012)
02:23 #7. “Magi Adventure of Sinbad” (2016)
02:55 #6. “UnGo Episode 0 Inga-ron” (2011)
03:35 #5. “Dragon Ball Z Bardock – The Father of Goku” (1990)
04:10 #4. “Kizumonogatari” (2016-17)
04:48 #3, #2, #1: ???
There’s crazy girlfriends and then there’s yandere girls. For this list, we’re looking at the cutest, craziest, most psychotic, anime ladies around from shows like Mirai Nikki (Future Diary), School Days, and the Monogatari Series (Bakemonogatari, Nisemonogatari, etc) – but we’re excluding the Yangire types. Will favorites like Yuno Gasai, Sengoku Nadeko, Kotonoha Katsura, or your waifu appear? Only one way to find out.
00:37 #10. Ringo Oginome
01:17 #9. Nina Einstein
01:54 #8. Anna Nishikinomiya
02:40 #7. Ayase Aragaki
03:18 #6. Hana Midorikawa
03:58 #5. Yukako Yamagashi
04:42 #4. Misa Amane
05:15 #3, #2, #1: ???
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These are some of the skimpiest, lewdest, and most outrageous anime costumes around. Expect your waifu from shows like Senran Kagura, Kill la Kill, Fate/Stay Night, Freezing, Guilty Crown, Dragon Ball, DanMachi, Ghost in the Shell, Space Dandy, Sailor Moon, Gurren Lagann, One Piece, Urusei Yatsura, and more to appear! Will the sailor scouts, Ryuko Matoi, and Honey appear? Only one way to find out.
These femme fatales are as sexy as they are deadly. We’re looking at every hot villainess from the likes of Bleach, Soul Eater, Code Geass, Kill la Kill, Is It Wrong To Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon, Danmachi, Re:Zero, Queen’s Blade, Dangan Ronpa: The Animation, Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, High School DxD, Akame Ga Kill, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Gurren Lagann, Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam, and more! Will your favorites like Lust, Esdeath, and Raynare appear? Only one way to find out.
00:36 #10. Tier Harribel
01:17 #9. Cornelia Li Britannia
02:03 #8. Freya
02:51 #7. Pirotess
03:38 #6. Elsa Granhiert
04:19 #5. Melona
05:00 #4. Junko Enoshima
05:38 #3, #2, #1: ????
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These are the best anime series 2010 had to offer. A fantastic must-watch collection of mind bending creative dopamine inducing overdose feats in the form of Japan’s most important artistic contribution to pop culture, the anime.
The 2010s brought us lovely streaming services like Crunchyroll, Daisuke, and FUNimation, making anime more and more accessible. These shows are the very best of the 2010s…so far. We’re looking at shows like Erased, Durarara, Psycho-Pass, Steins;Gate, Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, Fate/Zero, Fate/Stay Night Unlimited Blade works, and more. We’ve already covered the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s so be sure to check out those videos.
00:42 #10. “Parasyte the maxim” (201415)
01:18 #9. “Seven Deadly Sins” (2014)
02:19 #8. “Haikyuu!” (2014)
03:25 #7. “Puella Magi Madoka Magica” (2011)
04:24 #6. “Attack On Titan” (2013)
05:20 #5. “Hunter X Hunter” (201114)
06:21 #4. “One-Punch Man” (2015)
07:35 #3, #2, #1: ????
In the 2000s anime finally hit the mainstream with shows like The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Gurren Lagann, Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, Death Note, and more. We’d check them out on Adult Swim and some of them still grace the tv screens to this day. Keep an eye out for shows like Mushishi, Baccano, Hajime no Ippo, and more.
00:46 #10. “Hellsing Ultimate” (2006-12)
01:34 #9. “Bleach” (2004-12)
02:39 #8. “Monster” (2004-05)
03:30 #7. “Samurai Champloo” (2004-05)
04:26 #6. “Gintama” (2006-)
05:43 #5. “Code Geass” (2006-08)
06:52 #4. “Naruto” (2002-07)
07:37 #3, #2, #1: ???
The 1990s defined anime’s cultural boom in America with shows like Dragon Ball Z, Cowboy Bebop, Outlaw Star, Neon Genesis Evangelion, and more. We’re looking at series that appeared on the likes of Toonami and made many an Otaku as a result. Expect shows like Golden Boy, Slam Dunk, Revolutionary Girl Utena and more to appear along the way. And be sure to watch the rest of our series including the Pre-90s, 2000s and 2010s greatest anime series.
00:41 #10. “Trigun” (1998)
01:40 #9. “Pokemon” (1997)
02:40 #8. “Rurouni Kenshin” (1996-98)
03:50 #7. “Yu Yu Hakusho” (1992-95)
04:39 #6. “Sailor Moon” (1992-93)
05:30 #5. “Great Teacher Onizuka” (1999-2000)
06:42 #4. “Berserk” (1997-98)
07:39 #3, #2, #1: ????
How did anime make the french maid costume so hot? In today’s list we’re looking at all the sexy maid anime girls around, from shows like High School DxD, Yosuga no Sora, Carnival Phantasm, Black Lagoon, The Testament of Sisters New Devil, Overlord, Ladies Versus Butlers, Black Butler II, Maid-Sama, Shakugan no Shana, One Piece and more!
Will some of your favorites like Saber, Grayfia Lucifuge, and Motoka Nogisaka appear? Only one way to find out!
These are some of the gory, perverted, cringe, and weeb anime series around – and we love them anyway. In this list we’re looking at shows like Queen’s Blade, Oreimo, High School DxD, Hetalia Axis Powers (World Series), and more to figure out which anime we’re embarrassed to let people know we love. You might be nostalgic for them, love their ecchi side, or just find them hilarious. Either way, you’ll find plenty of sex, violence, and lame speeches.
00:32 #10. “Prison School” (2015)
01:12 #9. “Elfen Lied” (2004)
02:02 #8. “Free!” (2013-14)
02:40 #7. “Sword Art Online” (2012-14)
03:20 #6. “Highschool of the Dead” (2010)
04:06 #5. “Naruto” series (2002)
04:48 #4. “Inuyasha” (2000-10)
05:35 #3, #2, #1: ????
Now these scenes are f’d up. We’re taking a look at some of the creepiest, weirdest, and straight up messed up moments in anime. Our sources of inspiration are Tokyo Ghoul, Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, Elfen Lied, Akira, Hellsing Ultimate, Kaiji, Fate/Zero (Fate/Stay Night), Higurashi (When they Cry), Berserk, Dragon Ball Z, Pokemon, and Blood-C.
There’s all sorts of killing, torture, slaughter, murder, creepiness and disgusting clips here. So don’t blame us if you get a little scared.
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00:50 #10. Torture
01:36 #9. Hallucination
02:23 #8. Chimera
03:11 #7. Flashback
04:00 #6. Death of a Puppy
04:54 #5. More Torture
05:42 #4. Introduction
06:26 #3, #2, #1: ????
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