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Horimiya: The Missing PiecesHorimiya: The Missing Pieces
Tokyo MX, 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Anime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.8/5

Featuring stories from the manga not adapted in the main anime.


Yuri!!! on IceYuri!!! on Ice
TV Asahi, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Action, Romance
Rating: 4.8/5

The show's story revolves around Yuuri Katsuki, who carried all of Japan's hopes on his shoulders to win at the Gran Prix Finale ice skating competition, but suffered a crushing defeat. He returns home to Kyushu and half feels like he wants to retire, and half feels like he wants to continue ice skating. With those mixed feelings swirling inside him, he confines himself inside his parents house. Suddenly the five-time consecutive world championship ice skater Viktor Nikiforov appears before him, and along with him is Yuri Plisetsky, a young Russian figure skater who is already defeating his seniors. Viktor and both Yuris take up the challenge on an unprecedented Gran Prix series.


Blue PeriodBlue Period
AT-X, 2021 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Anime, Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Yatora is the perfect high school student, with good grades and lots of friends. It's an effortless performance, and, ultimately ... a dull one. But he wanders into the art room one day, and a lone painting captures his eye, awakening him to a kind of beauty he never knew. Compelled and consumed, he dives in headfirst-and he's about to learn how savage and unforgiving art can be!


The Day I Became a GodThe Day I Became a God
AT-X, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Fantasy, Anime, Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.6/5

The anime series centers on Hina, a girl who awakens as a God and foresees the "end of the world." She chooses a lone boy as her companion, who will spend time with her till the very end.


Shogun (1980)Shogun (1980)
NBC, 1980 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Adventure, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.7/5

This legendary mini-series in based on the novel of James Clavell. It follows the journey of John Blackthorne from Britain who shipwrecked with his Dutch crew off the coast of feudal Japan. Initially, he is shocked by the local customs but he begins to assimilate as he learns more about Japanese culture. Originally, Shogun was aired in five parts. It was criticized for breaking taboos of nudity and violence but it also received critical acclaim. The original version was cut down to a theatrical release of 151 min, and later into six two-hour episodes.


Why the hell are you here, Teacher!?Why the hell are you here, Teacher!?
Tokyo MX, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Romance, Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

17-year-old Ichirou Satou is an average teenager who always happens to find himself in perverted situations with his teacher, Kana Kojima. Follow this erotic love comedy about their mishaps throughout their daily lives and how Ichirou and Kana choose to handle them.


Hajimete no GalHajimete no Gal
AT-X, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Anime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.9/5

Spring. The "season of love" has arrived and it seems that finding himself a girlfriend was harder than Junichi believed. To break the status quo, Junichi's friends have forced him into confessing to the gal, Yame Yukana. However, things do not go quite as he expected. A series of "firsts" begins!


Rurouni KenshinRurouni Kenshin
Fuji TV, 1996 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Action, Adventure
Rating: 4.9/5

Rurouni Kenshin tells the story of a wanderer named Kenshin, who used to be called Hitokiri Battousai (Hitokiri means Assassin) during the Japanese civil war, and is now trying to make up for his past and all his murders by helping those in trouble with his reverse-blade sword and by using his powerful technique called Hiten-Mitsurugi Ryu to battle oppressors of freedom and justice, yet struggling with himself and his own murdering self.


Blood LadBlood Lad
Other, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Action, Adventure | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Staz is one of the toughest vampires in the demon world. But unlike his ancestors, he finds being a vampire to be a serious pain and prefers to spend his time watching anime and playing video games instead. When a Japanese girl named Fuyumi wanders into his territory, Staz cannot hide his excitement at finally meeting a living human from his favorite culture. Unfortunately, Fuyumi dies after being swallowed by a monster, leaving her bare soul behind. Staz vows to Fuyumi that he will bring her back to life by any bloody means necessary.


HinamatsuriHinamatsuri
AT-X, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Anime
Rating: 5/5

One night, a strange object falls on the head of Nitta, a member of the yakuza. Inside the box is a strange young girl named Hina. She has tremendous supernatural powers, and Nitta finds himself reluctantly taking her in. Her powers can come in handy for his yakuza business, but he also runs the risk of her using them on him! Not to mention, if she doesn't use her powers, she will eventually go berserk and destroy everything around her. Nitta and Hina's strange life together is just beginning...