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Yuri on Ice Winning Tokyo Anime Award Festival’s Best of 2017 Poll

Best of 2017Tokyo Anime Award Festival, the yearly awards show for the anime industry, is currently holding a poll to determine the greatest anime series of 2017 (or, to be more precise, October 2016 to October 2017).

The poll doesn’t close until December 24, but the current results are displayed daily—and as of now, Yuri on Ice is the show to beat.

Here are the top 20 as of November 23:

20. Welcome to the Ballroom

19. Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid

18. Star-Myu

17. Natsume’s Book of Friends

16. My Hero Academia

15. Sound! Euphonium

14. The Ancient Magus’ Bride

13. Haikyu!!

12. ACCA

11. Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans

10. Made in Abyss

9. Gintama

8. Katsugeki Touken Ranbu

7. Blood Blockade Battlefront and Beyond

6. Princess Principal

5. Dream Festival! / Dream Festival R!

4. Land of the Lustrous

3. Kemono Friends

2. The Idolmaster Side M

1. Yuri on Ice

Anyone with a Twitter account can participate in the poll until December 24.

What anime series make your best of 2017 list?

Source: Tokyo Anime Award Festival

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.