Otaku USA Magazine
Japanese Fans Rank Most Anticipated Fall 2017 Anime Series

Lo and behold, another season of anime is upon us. According to one chart, it looks there will be no less than 49 series on air—and that doesn’t include shorts, OVAs or films.

That’s a lot of anime to choose from.

This might help: it’s a list, courtesy pollsters Charapedia, of the series Japanese fans are most highly anticipating. Without further ado…

20. Juni Taisen: Zodiac War

19. Saredo Tsumibito wa Ryuu to Odoru (Dances with the Dragons)

18. Boku no Kanojo ga Majime Sugiru Shojo Bitch na Ken

17. Land of the Lustrous

16. Inazuma Eleven: Balance of Ares

15. Yuki Yuna is a Hero

14. King’s Game the Animation

13. The Ancient Magus’ Bride

12. Kino’s Journey -the Beautiful World- the Animated Series

11. Net-juu no Susume

10. Black Clover

9. A Sister’s All You Need

8. March Comes in like a Lion

7. Elegant Yokai Apartment Life

6. Love Live! Sunshine!!

5. Hozuki’s Coolheadedness

4. Himouto! Umaru-chan R

3. Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond

2. Mr. Osomatsu

1. Gintama (Porori arc)

The top of the list is made up of popular series from the past making a return—but look a bit farther down, and there are some interesting-looking new ones as well.

What are you looking forward to?

Source: Charapedia

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.