Underrated Short Anime Recommendations II

Underrated Short Anime Recommendations II

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Here’s another list of Short Underrated Anime Series with better plot and everything. Please do watch this for the sake of the Sun! Huh? Nevermind, just watch it and thank me later 🙂 ^_^

1. Time of Eve (Eve no Jikan)

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No. of Episodes: 6

Genre: Drama, Sci-Fiction

Released In: August, 2008

Author: Yasuhiro Yoshiura

In the futuristic world of Androids being part of humans’ everyday lives, Rikuo Sakisaka, who has taken robots for granted for his entire life, one day discovers that Sammy, his home android, has been acting independently and coming and going on her own. He finds a strange phrase recorded in her activity log, “Are you enjoying the Time of Eve?”. He, along with his friend Masakazu Masaki, trace Sammy’s movements and finds an unusual cafe, “The Time of Eve”. Nagi, the barista, informs them that the cafe’s main rule is to not discriminate between humans and androids. Within the cafe, androids do not display their status rings, and, when patrons depart, the door is automatically locked for two minutes to prevent someone from following them to discover their true nature.

2. Assassination Classroom (Ansatsu Kyoushitsu)

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No. of Episodes: Season 1: 21 (+1 OVA) Season 2: 25

Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fiction

Released In: January, 2015

Author: Yusei Matsui

This is personally my favourite Anime. I first thought by the looks of that yellow thing, that it might suck, but I was wrong. You’ll just love him! (And Karma too, and Nagisa as well!!)

Earth is threatened by an enormously powerful monster who destroyed 70% of the Moon with its power, permanently rending it into the shape of a crescent. The monster claims that within a year, Earth will also be destroyed by him, but he offers mankind a chance to avert this fate. In class 3-E at Kunugigaoka Junior High School, he starts working as a homeroom teacher where he teaches his students not only regular subjects, but the ways of assassination. The Japanese government promises a reward of ¥10 billion to whoever among the students succeeds in killing the monster, whom they have named “Koro-sensei”. Koro sensei actually developes these Good-for-nothing group of students in Martial Arts, Assassination Techniques, as well as Smarter changing their fates. Will they finally kill their beloved monster-teacher?

3. Mob Psycho 100


No. of Episodes: 12

Genre: Action, Comedy, Psychic, Supernatural

Released In: July, 2016

Author: Hiroshi Seko

Shigeo Kageyama, an average middle school boy, is actually a poweful esper. Mob realizes that his psychic powers are getting dangerous by the minute. To avoid his power getting out of control, he constantly lives a life under an emotional shackle. Mob wants to live a normal life just like the others, but a barrage of trouble keeps coming after him. With the suppressed emotions growing inside Mob little by little, his power threatens to break through its limits.

4. Fooly Cooly (FLCL)


No. of Episodes: 6

Genre: Drama, Sci-Fiction, Action, Comedy

Released In: April, 2000

Author: Yoji Enokido, Kazuya Tsurumaki

Naota Nandaba, a 12-year-old, working-class boylife in the city of Mabase is interrupted by the arrival of Haruko Haruhara, who runs over Naota with her yellow Vespa, gives him CPR, then hits him on the head with a blue vintage Rickenbacker 4001 left-handed electric bass guitar. Naota discovers that the blow to his head created an “N.O.”portal, from which giant robots produced by a company known as Medical Mechanica emerge periodically.

5. Ano Hana (The Flower We Saw That Day)

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No. of Episodes: 11

Genre: Drama, Romance, Supernatural, Comedy, Tragedy, Friendship

Released In: April, 2011

Author: Mari Okada

It’s about how the life of 5 best friends change after a tragedy with a girl amongst them. A few years later, this parted group of friends is forced to come together despite their personal grudges and feelings. The story is beautifully unfold and will surely make you laugh, cry as you watch their journey.

Underrated Short Anime Recommendations I

Underrated Short Anime Recommendations I

Bored of watching same old Action, Supernatural Anime?

Here is the list of some Awesome Anime which are underrated but with better and short stories and something new that you will surely love without getting disappointed….

1. Terror In Resonance (Zankyou no Terror)


No. of Episodes: 11

Genre: Psychological, Thriller, Suspense, Mystery, Drama, Detective

Released in: July, 2014

Direction: Shinichino Watanabe

Zankyou no Terror has this unique plot which will take you to the different world.

In an alternate iteration of the present, Tokyo has been hit by a terrorist attack that has devastated the city. The only evidence of the culprits is a cryptic video uploaded to the Internet, which sparks paranoia across Japan. Unbeknownst to the authorities is that the terrorist masterminds—who call themselves “Sphinx” are two teenage boys who go by the names Nine and Twelve. Though they apparently should not exist, they have nonetheless decided to “wake up the world” with their heinous plans of destruction, with their fingers on the trigger. With mastermind detectives from Japan and America on their trail to stop them, and accidental inclusion of a young girl in their plan (Sphinx’s).

2. Steins; Gate


No. of Episodes: 24 (+ 1 OVI)

Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Romance, Mystery

Released in: April, 2011

Author: Jukki Hanada

The story revolves around Rintaro Okabe, a self-proclaimed ‘mad scientist’ who witnesess a death of Kurisu Makise while attending a conference about Time Travel. He later discovers Kurisu Makise alive and finds out along with his friends Mayuri and Daru, how it was possible due to the Time Travel Machine developed through his Microwave Oven.

It shows how use of time travel affects the present and future, messed up Rintaro, tries to save his friend and make the things ‘right’.

3. Erased (Boku Dake ga Inai Machi)


No. of Episodes: 12

Genre: Mystery, Thriller

Released in: March, 2016

Author: Kei Sanbe

The story follows Satoru Fujinuma, a man who possesses an ability that sends him back in time moments before a life-threatening incident, allowing him to prevent it from happening. When his mother is killed, Satoru’s ability suddenly sends him back eighteen years to when he was still in elementary school, giving him the opportunity to prevent a kidnapping incident that took the lives of three of his peers.

4. Parasyte-the Maxim


No. of Episodes: 24

Released in: October, 2014

Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Supernatural, Psychological Thriller, Romance, Semi-Graphic (age 15+)

Author: Shoji Yonemura

A Must Watch!

Parasyte centers on a 17-year-old high school student named Shinichi Izumi, who lives with his mother and father in a quiet neighborhood in Tokyo. One night, worm-like creatures called Parasites appear on Earth, taking over the brains of human hosts by entering through their ears or noses.

Unable to enter the brain, parasyte couldn’t take full control over Shinichi’s body but Left arm. Hence, he names it Migi for Left. Due to other parasytes attacking Shinichi and the death of his mother, Shinichi feels compelled to fight other Parasites, who devour humans as food, while enlisting Migi’s help and on other hand, hiding his secret from his Girlfriend Satomi Murano.

5. Eden of the East


No. of Episodes: 11

Genre: Psychological, Mystery

Released in: April, 2009

Author: Kenji Kamiyama


On Monday, November 22, 2010, ten missiles strike Japan, but cause no casualties, later reffered to as “Careless Monday”. Three months later Saki Morimi meets a strange naked boy with a gun and a cell phone in his hand near White House, while on a gradutaion trip to America. The boy seems to have lost his memory and with the help of his cell phone, he finds his room. The room gives him a signal that he could be a terrorist and erased his memory for a reason. From one of his passport names, he chooses Akira Takizawa as his name and returns Japan with Saki to find about himself.

Akira discovers that his phone carries ¥8.2 billion in digital money, and that he is part of a game, where twelve individuals called Seleção are given ¥10 billion to “save” Japan in some way. The Seleção are able to access a concierge named Juiz, who can fulfill their orders for a price. However, if the money is used up completely, or for selfish purposes, the individual will be eliminated by the Supporter, the anonymous “twelfth man” of the group.




Underrated Short Anime Recommendations III

Underrated Short Anime Recommendations III

        Yeah, Yeah, I know it seems like a never ending list of Underrated Short Anime List… But what can I do pals? Everytime I come across some good Anime, I can’t help watch new Anime and share it with you all. #SharingHappiness! 🙂


1. Noragami


No. of Episodes: 12 (+2 OVA)

Genre: Supernatural, Action, Comedy, Romance

Released In: January, 2014

Author: Deko Akao

As a minor god of calamity, Yato not only has no followers but does not even have a shrine to his name. In an attempt to become known, he charges only five Yen to grant the wishes of Near Shore dwellers (the name given to the living) to save up for his shrine. Through his missions, Yato encounters a Near Shore girl named Hiyori Iki, whose soul frequently slips out of her body, and Yukine, a wandering spirit whom he adopts as his Regalia (weapon) who is also troublesome for Yato’s existence. Together, they work to kill off corrupted Phantoms while Yato continues in his quest to become a famous god.

2. Future Diary (Mirai Nikki)

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No. of Episodes: 26

Genre: Action, Psychological, Thriller, Romance

Released In: October, 2011

Author: Katsuhiko Takayama

Yukiteru Amano is a 14-year old loner who spends much of his time dispassionately recording events around him in his cell phone “diary.” His only friends are imaginary ones: Dues ex Machina, the “god of time and space,” and Murmur, Dues’s impish helper. Yukiteru’s life takes a turn for the strange when his diary starts recording events before they happen and Dues announces that he’s not so imaginary after all, and a turn for the sinister when his diary announces his own impending death. It turns out Yukiteru has become part of a survival game in order to determine who will succeed Dues as the god of time and space, competing with 11 others who also possess diaries that predict the future in various ways,. But Yukiteru does have at least one strong ally: Yuno Gasai, a fellow classmate who despite being a Future Diary holder herself is determined to protect Yukiteru at all costs. She’s also an obsessive and possibly crazy stalker who’s own Future Diary records Yukiteru’s every move in ten minute intervals.

3. Occultic Nine

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No. of Episodes: 12

Genre: Paranormal, Thriller

Released In: October, 2016

Author: Junpei Morita

The story follows nine idiosyncratic individuals, linked by the “Choujou Kagaku Kirikiri Basara” occult summary blog run by 17-year-old second-year high school student Yuuta Gamon. Little incongruities that occur around these nine eventually lead to a larger, unimaginable event that may alter what is considered common sense in this world.

3. Tokyo Magnitude 8.0


No. of Episodes: 11

Genre: Tragedy, Drama

Released In: July, 2009

Author: Natsuko Takahashi

After a massive earthquake in Tokyo 25 km under the sea at a magnitude of 8.0, two young siblings Mirai and Yūki, who were visiting a robot exhibition in Odaiba at the beginning of their summer vacation, struggle to reach their parents in their house in Setagaya, assisted by a female motorcycle courier named Mari, who is striving to reach her own daughter and mother in Sangenjaya. Together, the three brave the ruined city and try their best to make it home safely.

4.  Ergo Proxy

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No. of Episodes: 25

Genre: Cyberpunk, Mystery, Philosophical, Thriller, Horror, Action

Released In: February, 2006

Author: Dai Sato

This Story brings Chills while watching. The Best Cyberpunk Anime Ever! To warn you, it contains Semi-Graphic Violence. I would suggest this one if you are 14+

Within the domed city of Romdo lies one of the last human civilizations on Earth. Thousands of years ago, a global ecological catastrophe doomed the planet; now, life outside these domes is virtually impossible. To expedite mankind’s recovery, “AutoReivs,” humanoid-like robots, have been created to assist people in their day-to-day lives. However, AutoReivs have begun contracting an enigmatic disease called the “Cogito Virus” which grants them self-awareness. Re-l Mayer, granddaughter of Romdo’s ruler, is assigned to investigate this phenomenon alongside her AutoReiv partner Iggy. But what begins as a routine investigation quickly spirals into a conspiracy as Re-l is confronted by humanity’s darkest sins.
Elsewhere in Romdo, an AutoReiv specialist by the name of Vincent Law must also face his demons when surreal events begin occurring around him. Re-l, Iggy, Vincent, and the child AutoReiv named Pino, will form an unlikely faction as they struggle to uncover Romdo’s mysteries and ultimately, discover the true purpose of the mythical beings called “Proxies.”


5. Death Parade

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No. of Episodes: 12

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Psychological Thriller

Released In: January, 2015

Author: Yuzuru Tachikawa

After death, there is no heaven or hell, only a bar that stands between reincarnation and oblivion. There the attendant will, one after another, challenge pairs of the recently deceased to a random game in which their fate of either ascending into reincarnation or falling into the void will be wagered. Whether it’s bowling, darts, air hockey, or anything in between, each person’s true nature will be revealed in a ghastly parade of death and memories, dancing to the whims of the bar’s master. Welcome to Quindecim, where Decim, arbiter of the afterlife, awaits!


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