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Favorite Anime
Hachimitsu to Clover
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Aria the Natural
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xxxHOLiC
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Ouran Koukou Host Club
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Favorite Manga
Kon no Ki Konoha
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Zettai Heiwa Daisakusen
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Beast Master
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Kiss/Hug
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Akagami no Shirayuki-hime
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Favorite Characters
Ginko
Ginko
Syaoran
Li, Syaoran
Yuuko
Ichihara, Yuuko
Haruhi
Fujioka, Haruhi
Akari
Mizunashi, Akari
Kimihiro
Watanuki, Kimihiro
Megumi
Noda, Megumi
Fuu
Kasumi, Fuu
Renji
Asou, Renji
Zen
Wistalia, Zen

Favorite People
Miyazaki, Hayao
Miyazaki, Hayao
Yuasa, Masaaki
Yuasa, Masaaki
Shinkai, Makoto
Shinkai, Makoto
Fukuyama, Jun
Fukuyama, Jun
Ohara, Sayaka
Ohara, Sayaka
Yoshiura, Yasuhiro
Yoshiura, Yasuhiro
Kasai, Kenichi
Kasai, Kenichi


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Total Recommendations: 85

If you liked
Fuujin Monogatari
...then you might like
Tamayura

Both are brilliant 'slice of life's to relax to. They have the same eerie feel to them, and done in a similar style whereby you follow a girl's journey through everyday life taking pictures and generally finding themselves and the little enjoyments of life. Fuujin Monogatari has a tiny bit more action and an element of fantasy whilst Tamayura is a bit more toned down.

If you liked
Sweat Punch
...then you might like
Genius Party

Both are anime shorts, which give you a glimpse of several different worlds. A variety and mix of everything. Both are worth a watch just to see the huge range of things animation can take us.

If you liked
Kumo no Mukou, Yakusoku no Basho
...then you might like
Clannad: After Story

The side story in Clannad of the girl in the lost world coincides with the storyline of The Place Promised in Our Early Days. They carry the exact same sad empty atmosphere.

Both also regard young men going through hardships due to lost loves. Ah, serious complicated love.

If you liked
Kumo no Mukou, Yakusoku no Basho
...then you might like
ef: A Tale of Memories.

Both have extraordinary animation, especially the scenery. The viewing experience is stunning, instead of watching characters the main focus is the breathtaking scenery.
Both also have similar deep dark atmospheres of pain and heartbreak, the main characters desperately trying to find love.

If you liked
Majo no Takkyuubin
...then you might like
Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou: Quiet Country Cafe

Kiki is more fast paced with more action, but both have young female protagonists on an adventure to try and find themselves. Both are calm slice of life anime to unwind. Also, animation for the win!

If you liked
Yokohama Kaidashi Kikou: Quiet Country Cafe
...then you might like
Sketchbook: Full Color's

Bring on the relaxing slice of life uplifting anime! Similar comfy cushion feel to both, calms you to sleep (in a good way). And feast yourself on gorgeous animation, particularly Yokohama.

If you liked
Abenobashi Mahou Shoutengai
...then you might like
Natsu no Arashi!

Similar atmospheres, a high paced trip through eccentricity. Both have overly enthusiastic energetic guys paired with a girl facing various adventures. Also share the same sense of humour.

If you liked
Natsu no Arashi!
...then you might like
Yojouhan Shinwa Taikei

They are both eccentric peculiar anime, which seems to leave you with the same not-exactly-sure-what's-going-on after taste. Both have mysterious elements which coincide with slice of life occurrences with added humour. Not your typical watch, both are great anime with similar atmospheres.

If you liked
Romeo x Juliet
...then you might like
Akagami no Shirayuki-hime

If you like one, you are bound to like the other. Both have strong minded women with several different pressures in a beautiful romance with kind hearted but high-ranking men, and how they overcome obsticles life throws at them. Both amazing faiytale-like reads :)

If you liked
Otokomae! Beads Club
...then you might like
Kiss/Hug

Both amazing manga verging on the same storyline and definitely the same exciting atmosphere. Yes for great shoujo with hot hot bishies!!!

If you liked
Baldr Force Exe Resolution
...then you might like
Paprika

Both contain the same concept - where there is a device which allow humans to go into their own kind of 'matrix' using their imagination, and produce whatever they want in this alternative dream world.

If you liked
Scrapped Princess
...then you might like
Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sylvarant-hen

Both have fantasy elements, with magic used by the characters to combat an evil organisation. Both go on adventures, and encounter problems with some good action. They both also have lots of drama, with the guy who has a possible love interest for the main girl (who has some unfortunate fate/destiny concerning the world and it's destruction) and fight to find a way to stop it.
Good watches for those who like this type of genre, if you like one, you'll be sure to like the other.

If you liked
Natsume Yuujinchou
...then you might like
Kemono no Souja Erin

Both have a relaxing atmosphere, which is very calming, though it does get serious and there is some action.
However Natsume is more orientated towards the supernatural, and Erin is focused more on fantasy. Natsume also seems to be aimed at an older audience. Both are good watches to unwind though.

If you liked
Romeo x Juliet
...then you might like
Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sylvarant-hen

Both contain, romance between the main 2 characters; with the guy trying to protect his love. Both also have fantasy, where the world/universe appears to need some sort of sacrifice; so there is always a sense of lurking doom. Both have a lot of cheese, some comedy and is quite predictable, but nice watches.

If you liked
Universe
...then you might like
Tsuki no Waltz

Both focus on music, however the short 5 min takes you on a journey to the unknown, packed with fantasy and mystery

If you liked
Kimikiss Pure Rouge
...then you might like
H2O: Footprints in the Sand

High school slice of life romantic dramas. Need I say any more?

Kimi kiss shows several characters fall in love, with several love triangles, whilst H2O there appears to be the obvious couple, however is much less predictable and more development on the character rather than relationship side. Both good similar romantic dramas though.

If you liked
D.Gray-man
...then you might like
Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha

Both have a guy who seems innocent on the outside, but have special powers and connected to secret organisations which battle against certain phenomena which affect people within the city; all part of many principles tying up to form a large plot. Both have the same dark supernatural power which takes over certain people which they must overcome.

If you liked
Onboro Film
...then you might like
Oira no Yakyuu

The storylines are completely different, but if you like the old-film technique in one, then you're sure to see it in the other.

If you liked
Kuro Nyago
...then you might like
Oira no Yakyuu

Anime shorts. Both are extremely old, and have that projector feel to it. Surreal and strange storylines...
With singing/narratoring accompanying the simplistic moving pictures and up-beat music

If you liked
Cardcaptor Sakura
...then you might like
Yume Tsukai

Both are essentially aimed at children, though it is still deep enough for adults to enjoy (they are both better, in my experience, than other anime which was meant to be directed at adults). They both have the same feel, there cute characters haveto solve supernatural mysteries which appear in normal life. Generally episodically solving it by the end. Don't be fooled, there are serious character development and good plots along with some humour and mostly fun.

If you liked
Clannad
...then you might like
Toradora!

Both are brilliant slice of life high school romcom dramas. It's mainly consisting of comedy (well done comedy) but every so often turn serious and dramatic - pulling heart strings. These can be from issues concerning love or family etc. Both are great watches if you are into romcom high school dramas.

If you liked
Gankutsuou
...then you might like
Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch

Both involve deep, brilliant, complex storylines which have you sat on the edge of your seat all the way through. Masterpieces, involving lots of character development and twists and turns in the story. Although they are different genres, both have high emotional content and have the ever advancing (with every episode) sense of doom.

If you liked
Tsubasa Chronicle
...then you might like
Tales of Symphonia The Animation: Sylvarant-hen

Defineately the same futuristic-yet-historical feel and atmosphere to both. Nice pleasant watches, including fantasy, some comedy, action and lots of adventure (group travel places to achieve a goal)
Also both have the underlining little romance plot - with guy caring and protecting vulnerable girl.

If you liked
One Piece
...then you might like
Soul Eater

The same kind of quirky humour for both, the same kind of brilliantly simple yet very well done animation. Both have unique characters, which combine to make a cleverly-thought-out storyline which is told in a similar fashion. Both great watches

If you liked
Toaru Majutsu no Index
...then you might like
Kurokami The Animation

Random guy who is kind hearted, meets cute girl in random circumstances. Girl happens to be related to some kind of supernatural power, and thus boy gets thrown into a choatic world of fighting, action, complex strange new principles, etc.

If you liked
Jigoku Shoujo
...then you might like
Kara no Kyoukai 1: Fukan Fuukei

oh the similarities are endless. but most prominent: same type of psychological horro with plenty of action and suspense. both focusing on the weakness of human emotions to the extreme.
great watches if you cant get enough of that kind of stuff.

If you liked
Aru Tabibito no Nikki
...then you might like
Tobira wo Akete (1995)

Random yet interesting surreal events which seem completely out of this world. Extremely short sequences.

If you liked
Sen to Chihiro no Kamikakushi
...then you might like
Mahou Shoujo Tai Arusu

Because both enter the deep realms of fantasy never seen before, has excellent animation, characters, development and makes you have a dream to remember.

If you liked
Soul Eater
...then you might like
Kuroshitsuji

both have quirky similar random humour (which is at excellent quality) and has simiar strange atmosphere to it, where it (in soul eater) is in a different gothic world whilst kuroshitsuji is normal life with many dark supernatural aspects (which also seem quite gothic). lots of action, some drama, lots of humour and great general anime :D

If you liked
Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu
...then you might like
Kannagi

the same storyline and atmosphere: random 'God' who is contained in a schoolgirl's body, and is energetic, confident, crazy which gets involved in trouble and creates weird situations out of normal life and school. no real storyline, normal innocent good guy who gets caught up in all the crazy plans.

If you liked
Cardcaptor Sakura
...then you might like
Shugo Chara!

the same kind of episodic magical happy-happy girl anime, where this is a concept (CSS: collecting more more cards & shugo chara: cleansing heart eggs). every episode contains humour action, good morals etc like any other magical girl anime, but both done to a brilliant standard

If you liked
Hachimitsu to Clover
...then you might like
Nana

both are slice of life dramas with a touch of romance and even some comedy. both portray the ups and downs of life extremely well, having tons of soul searching, character development, beautiful development between the characters in complex, interesting and realistic ways. beautiful!!

If you liked
Iriya no Sora, UFO no Natsu
...then you might like
Kannagi

exactly the same type of male protagonist. boring but kind, nothing-much-to-him. somehow lands himself a girl whos an alien/God, and hence elements of romance and comedy.

If you liked
Mimi wo Sumaseba
...then you might like
Tokyo Marble Chocolate

the ups and downs of love and relationships....both amazing portrayals :D

If you liked
Shakugan no Shana
...then you might like
Kannagi

well, shana has TONS of action, complex (overdramatic) storylines; whilst kannagi is much more relaxed with nothing much happening except everyday things, however the main male protagnists are extremely similar in that they seem quite laid back average, nothing-much-going-on guys, who by some odd reason gets chased by some girls.

If you liked
Winter Garden
...then you might like
Tokyo Marble Chocolate

tmc is a bit more serious and more dramatic, whilst winter garden is much more relaxed and laid back, however both are short beautiful romances, with a little slice of everyday life of the female protagonist.

If you liked
Neko no Ongaeshi
...then you might like
Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo

both have young schoolgirls who are unique and not typical. have elements of fantasy and supernatural in them, and tons of humour, character development, and dashes of romance. similar carefree/relaxing/comedy feel/atmosphere

If you liked
Itazura na Kiss
...then you might like
Skip Beat!

overly energetic female protagonists, having huge mood swings (from hating to loving the guy, or vice versa) so over the top strategies to achieve what want. old school predictable storyline, and similar humour.

If you liked
Rec
...then you might like
Nodame Cantabile

extremely similar atmosphere. developing characters and relationships. brilliant

If you liked
Kareshi Kanojo no Jijou
...then you might like
Skip Beat!

old school cliched predictable storylines. overly confident/energetic female protagonists, turning to hate male protagonist. some character development, and romance. comedy slice of lifes, with similar humour (slap stick kind).

If you liked
Ouran Koukou Host Club
...then you might like
Nodame Cantabile

comedy is main focus. similar humour, both extremely funny.
both uses music effectively to emphasis particular feelings, as well as to increase the mood ~ in a masterpiece kind of way.
both have unique characters, which have excellent developments, having elements of drama when necessary. brilliant interactions between the characters as well, with hints of romance.
both are school slice of lifes.
BOTH ARE MASTERPIECES!!!!

If you liked
School Rumble
...then you might like
Skip Beat!

the same kind of animation, and same kind of ignorant girl personalities (very energetic) who falls for guy and gives everything towards him, whilst he is an extremely bad choice. some development, and no doubt happy endings at the end, quite predictable

If you liked
Howl no Ugoku Shiro
...then you might like
Hakushaku to Yousei

same english, vintage-style culture in both, beautifully portrayed. both have supernatural elements and contains fantasy (to an extent). and edgar and howl are both quite similar, in appearance and kind of in personality, both are extremely HOT!!!

If you liked
Hanbun no Tsuki ga Noboru Sora
...then you might like
ef: A Tale of Memories.

powerful romantic dramas. ef is more breathtaking and sweet, whilst hanbun is much more bittersweet, but both express the importance and great power of love.

If you liked
Hanbun no Tsuki ga Noboru Sora
...then you might like
Shigofumi

dramatics beyond belief (you are kept constantly on the edge of your seat), extremely bittersweet taste, leaving u feeling reflective. deep deep dramas on the human essence of life and aspects of life.....powerful

If you liked
Minami-ke
...then you might like
Kannagi

almost identical laid-back atmosphere, concentrating on the way people life and their relations with each other. not much development in both, same kind of humour. also, nagi reminded me of kana

If you liked
Midori no Hibi
...then you might like
Toradora!

school stuff, schoolboy who everyone thinks is intimidating delinquent from looks, though actually very nice personality, likes random girl, but gets close to another in order to reach goal, eventually developing love between schoolgirl who tries (or indirectly) to correct his image, comedy, touch of drama....same old

If you liked
xxxHOLiC
...then you might like
Kuroshitsuji

quirky humour. also good serious plots as well. strange unique atmospheres which is weird and slightly creepy. brilliant watches!

If you liked
Mushishi
...then you might like
Shigofumi

supernatural stuff. shigofumi is much more dark and has violence, whilst mushishi is more relaxing and less dark/action. both good though

If you liked
Sketchbook: Full Color's
...then you might like
Natsume Yuujinchou

relaxing atmospheres, yet natsume has more action and supernatural element as well. yet both seem to show how beautiful world it is and ends each episode with a nice calming feeling

If you liked
Fuujin Monogatari
...then you might like
Sketchbook: Full Color's

windy tales has more action and adventure, as well as supernatural, whilst sketchbook is more slice of life, appreciation of the world based, but both similar atmospheres

If you liked
Fuujin Monogatari
...then you might like
Natsume Yuujinchou

they appear to be completely different, but the feeling and relaxing atmosphere of both of them are similar. slice of life with a tad of drama, and supernatural elements :D

If you liked
Hachimitsu to Clover
...then you might like
ef: A Tale of Memories.

both extremely emotional dramas which reflect the harshness of love and life. both show many different storylines which show the soul searching of different individuals. ef a tale of memories is more based on young school goers and is also more artistic, whilst honey and clover is more based on older adult problems and has a different way of protraying the events; however both and brilliant watches and both have the same extremely bitter sweet taste.

If you liked
Hoshi no Koe
...then you might like
ef: A Tale of Memories.

both have the same bitter, bitter, bittersweet taste and feeling to it. shows the harsh realities of love, and the problems of life entwined. excellent romances which tear at your heart strings. even the composition of how it is 'filmed' is the same.

If you liked
Byousoku 5 Centimeter
...then you might like
ef: A Tale of Memories.

both show the story in the same unique way: instead of focusing on the character, it focuses much more on the scenery and aspects present there. there is also a lot of storytelling by the characters. both show the harshness of life and love, though 5 cm per second is more realistic and therefore more sad. both are excellent watches though

If you liked
Hachimitsu to Clover
...then you might like
Byousoku 5 Centimeter

honey and clover is faster paced and less reflective, whilst 5 cm per second is much more bittersweet, however both shows the harshness of life, and shows the aspects (good and mainly bad) of love. amazing watches.

If you liked
Hoshi no Koe
...then you might like
Byousoku 5 Centimeter

both shows how extremely depressing life and love is. it pulls on your heartstrings to the point of tears.

If you liked
Hanbun no Tsuki ga Noboru Sora
...then you might like
Sweat Punch

they both seem to have a dark, depressing yet meaningful feeling to them both.

If you liked
xxxHOLiC
...then you might like
Shigofumi

both are episodic, brilliant dramas, with lots of action, tension, horror and twists and turn to each unique story. both have excellently thought out characters and their influence on each arc. shigofumi is more violent and psychological, whilst xxxholic is more comedy based, however both are supernatural and have a dark meaningful insight into the ways of humans.

If you liked
Uta Kata
...then you might like
Shigofumi

both highlight the weaknesses of humans, as well as their strengths. emotional, dramatical, psychological anime which has you thinking a lot. both has excellent character development and storylines, though uta kata is more magical girl (but very very dark) whilst shigofumi is more hellish in that it is letters from the dead. both good watches

If you liked
Ghost Hunt
...then you might like
Shigofumi

the same school/youth setting. both good dramas, and has good action. ghost hunt is more supernatural (crime involving supernatural phenomena) whilst shigofum is more serious and darker/more gruesome (letters from the dead which stir up trouble), but both are good watches. also has a very small touch of comedy to both of them.

If you liked
Jigoku Shoujo
...then you might like
Shigofumi

psychological drama/thrillers with hints of horror. uniquely complex, serious storylines. same darkness - looking at human psychology and how extremely cruel they can be towards other humans in seemingly every day situations/people. shigofumi is based on letters from the dead which raises issues which were present, whilst jigoku shoujo is bad-person-annoys-good-person-who-takes-revenge-by-sending-them-to-hell.
very similar deep and hellish atmospheres/feelings. excellent portrayal development of characters though.

If you liked
Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha
...then you might like
Shigofumi

supernatural, psychological, action-packed thrillers. both are expressed in different arcs, consisting of unique and very clever storylines. darker than black however is more based on the strange phenomena of people having strange powers and "hell's gate" whilst shigofumi is based on letters from the recently dead; but both are very dramatic dark anime which has lots of character development and intriguing twists and turns as well as tension and even gruesome parts. both good watches which require some thought (darker than black more so).

If you liked
Ouran Koukou Host Club
...then you might like
Special A

Well firstly, both are shoujo comedy school slice-of-life anime. both shows the dramas of each member of a special group of friends. ouran is romantic in that the club is set up to entertain women, whilst special is romance in the sense that most of the characters have their own love story and pair up. however, both have similar atmospheres. ouran's comedy is better, but special a still has it's fair share. they even end nearly the same!! many scenes reminded me of the other.

If you liked
Ghost Hunt
...then you might like
Natsume Yuujinchou

natsume is more relaxed, whilst ghost hunt is more complex and less supernatural/mystical. however same humour, and both amazingly enjoyable watches.

If you liked
Mushishi
...then you might like
Ghost Hunt

beautiful music (same person who did it). supernatural mysteries which are then solved. ghost hunt is more comedy, whilst mushishi is more relaxed, yet both are brilliant

If you liked
Mushishi
...then you might like
Aria the Animation

They're completely different genres, but they are both episodic anime which has a mysterious calming feel. mushishi is more supernatural and deep with more drama, and aria is much more relaxed, however they have the same kind of strange indescribable feeling to it.

If you liked
Aria the Animation
...then you might like
Natsume Yuujinchou

Although they seem like completely different genres etc, they both have the same relaxed and calming quality to it. natsume yuujinchou is more supernatural, and though aria has its supernatural moments (the mysterious cats), it is more relaxing slice-of-life. however, after watching an episode, they both give you a nice warm feeling.

If you liked
Shakugan no Shana
...then you might like
Kekkaishi

tons of actions scenes, crazy monsters which pop up, and complex political situations. also, love interest between 2 main characters, much more well done in kekkaishi though

If you liked
Kekkaishi
...then you might like
Kaze no Stigma

Both are magical action where random bad guys/creatures turns up, gets defeated and then moves on. also, both have elements of romance between the 2 main protagonists.

If you liked
Mushishi
...then you might like
xxxHOLiC

both the same supernatural feeling, and the same aspect of not having one storyline, but many covered in each episode. xxxholic has humour, whilst mushishi is more mature, still both brilliant watching with a strange warming sense to both.

If you liked
Nishi no Yoki Majo: Astraea Testament
...then you might like
Prism Ark

overly complex/confusing plots, political/society affairs, essence of darkness, drama, romance, action, fighting. extremely similar feeling and plotlines

If you liked
Uta Kata
...then you might like
Night Wizard

uta kata is more magical girl based, whilst night wizard has more action aspects, however both have dark twists and brilliant storylines which are bad people controling good people which causes all sorts of mayhem

If you liked
School Days
...then you might like
H2O: Footprints in the Sand

both show the difficulties of love, love triangles and other things (such as bullying) as well as dark secrets. however, school days is much more twisted and psychological.

If you liked
Hanbun no Tsuki ga Noboru Sora
...then you might like
H2O: Footprints in the Sand

the same kind of feel...especially the romance aspects. both touching and worth watching

If you liked
Hachimitsu to Clover
...then you might like
Ouran Koukou Host Club

they are both based around romance, and though they have different storylines, the general feel (in some aspects), comedy, character development are similar. both brilliant slice-of-life drama romantic comedies which is different from the usual harem. both how slice-of-lifes should really be like. also, morita = Tamaki (to an extent)

If you liked
ef: A Tale of Memories.
...then you might like
Myself ; Yourself

both have a dark side to them, and becomes deeper the more you watch. ef has more emotional drama, tho both have mysteries.

If you liked
Sola
...then you might like
Myself ; Yourself

myself is more drama and slice of life, whilst sola has more action and a bit of magic, but both start off with a hint of comedy but turn out to be dark and mind-blowing.

If you liked
Kanon (2006)
...then you might like
Myself ; Yourself

guy goes back to childhood town, and starts to recall things. also a guy surrounded by girls, lots of drama etc

If you liked
Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha A's
...then you might like
Uta Kata

both are ste apart from the normal magical girl set, seems more deep and more action etc.

If you liked
Clannad
...then you might like
ef: A Tale of Memories.

both have deep emotional arcs and meanings. both contains drama powerful stories to touch the heart. although clannad is more comedy-orientated whilst ef is more drama orientated, both have amazing artwork (though different in style), and BOTH ARE ABSOLUTELY EPIC AND TOTALLY WORTH WATCHING especially if you like drama/romances/slice of life/school stuff!!!!

If you liked
Princess Tutu
...then you might like
Nanatsuiro★Drops

both focuses on romance, with some sad elements. however, both brilliant anime full of action and magic. both totally worth watching! has a certain fairytale atmosphere to both anime, beautiful classical music and wonderful animation quality.

If you liked
Shin Shirayuki-hime Densetsu Pretear
...then you might like
Cardcaptor Sakura

pretears a bit more serious and for older ppl, whilst CCS is more cute, tho they are still gr8 anime series full of magic and action!

If you liked
Tokyo Mew Mew
...then you might like
Nanatsuiro★Drops

cute magic girl series! tho nanatsuiro focuses more on the romance, and tokyo mew mew is much longer. both as gd tho!