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Japan's Weekly Anime TV Rankings

by ReverseHarem
Apr 18, 2008 2:17 PM | 5 Comments
The top ten anime tv series in Japan for the week of March 31st - April 6th are as follows:

1. Sazae-san
2. Chibi Maruko-chan
3. Gegege no Kitaro
4. Kochira Katsushika-ku Kamearikouen-mae Hashutsujo Washi to Ore? Asakusa Shounen Tanteidan
5. Pokemon: Diamond and Pearl (Special)
6. Naruto Shippuden
7. Yes! Precure 5 GoGo!
8. Major
9. Keroro Gunsou
10. Gintama

For more information: ANN

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4. Kochira Katsushika-ku Kamearikouen-mae Hashutsujo Washi to Ore? Asakusa


what it's this?

Apr 18, 2008 10:50 PM by P1kaChu

Xjellocross said:
They need a "Top 10 Late Night Anime List", so we can grasp an idea of what people in Japan really prefer to watch :x


Here's some sample ratings for the week of 2/18-2/24 to compare against:


Kaiji -- 3.9
Minami-kei 2 -- 2.1
Majin Tantei Nōgami Neuro -- 2.1
Clannad -- 1.9
Jūshin Enbu -- 1.8
You're Under Arrest -- 1.8
Shana II -- 1.3
Bamboo Blade -- 1.2
Suteki Tantei Labyrinth -- 1.1
Macross (rerun) -- 1.0
Noramimi -- 0.9
Aria Origination -- 0.8
Gurren-Lagann (rerun) -- 0.8
Dragonaut -- 0.7

Apr 18, 2008 4:40 PM by Iri

Darkreaper70 said:
Huh. Sazae-san is still popular.


Longest running family show isn't it?

Out of that entire list Gintama is the only show I would consider watching now. They need a "Top 10 Late Night Anime List", so we can grasp an idea of what people in Japan really prefer to watch :x

Apr 18, 2008 4:19 PM by Xjellocross

Huh. Sazae-san is still popular.

Apr 18, 2008 2:43 PM by Darkreaper70

How is Shippuuden above Gintama?

Apr 18, 2008 2:41 PM by Colonel_Mustard