Research: NTT Docomo Announces Rankings for Fall 2016 TV Anime

Two months after the anticipation ranking, the largest Japanese mobile phone operator NTT Docomo has revealed the results of its latest online research on the fall 2016 TV anime. The five categories are: “Want to see again from the beginning,” “Most Laughable,” “Moe,” “Burning,” and “Heart Moving.” The research was conduct with over 5,800 registered users of its anime streaming service dAnime Store between November 25 and December 2. 

 

 

“The title that I want to watch again from the beginning”

 

1. “Natsume’s Book of Friends” 5th season – 1,691 votes

© Yuki Midorikawa, Hakusensha/”Natsume Yujin-cho” Production Committee

 

2. “Yuri!!! On ICE” – 1,579

3. “Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy” – 1,559

4. “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season – 1,233

5. “Bungo Stray Dogs” 2nd cour – 1,174 

 


 

 

“Most Laughable”

 

1. “WWW.WORKING!!” – 1,335 votes

Research: NTT Docomo Announces Rankings for Fall 2016 TV Anime

© Karino Takatsu/SQUARE ENIX, “WWW.WORKING!!” Production Committee

 

2. “Kiss Him, Not Me” – 869

3. “Yuri!!! On ICE” – 773

4. “Touken Ranbu -Hanamaru-“  – 556

5. “NANBAKA” – 526

 


  

“Most Moe”


1. “Yuri!!! On ICE” – 1,040 votes

Research: NTT Docomo Announces Rankings for Fall 2016 TV Anime

©Hasetsu Townspeople/Yuri!!! on ICE PROJECT

 

2. “Touken Ranbu -Hanamaru-“  – 699

3. “Udon no Kuni no Kin’iro Kemari” – 581

4. “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season – 543

5. “Natsume’s Book of Friends” 5th season – 541 

 


 

“Most ‘Burning'”

 

1. “Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy”  – 1,507 votes

Research: NTT Docomo Announces Rankings for Fall 2016 TV Anime

© Haruichi Furudate/Shueisha, “Haikyu!!” Production Committee, MBS

 

2. “Yuri!!! On ICE” – 944 

3. “Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans” 2nd season – 778

 4. “Bungo Stray Dogs” 2nd cour – 626

5. “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season – 543

 


 

“Most Heart Moving”

 

1. “Natsume’s Book of Friends” 5th season – 1,376 votes

2. “Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy”  – 1,056

3. “Yuri!!! On ICE” – 1.029 

4. “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season – 938

5. “Udon no Kuni no Kin’iro Kemari” – 628

 


 

Female Ranking:


 Again: “Yuri!!! On ICE” 

 Laughable: “Yuri!!! On ICE”

 Moe: “Yuri!!! On ICE”

 Burning: “Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy”

 Heart Moving: “Natsume’s Book of Friends” 5th season 

 

Male Ranking:


 Again: “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season

 Laughable: “WWW.WORKING!!”

 Moe: “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season

 Burning: “Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy”

 Heart Moving: “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season

 


 

Fall 2016 TV anime anticipation ranking Top 10 (conducted between September 23 and 30)

 

1. “Natsume’s Book of Friends” 5th season – 4,705 votes

2. “Bungo Stray Dogs” 2nd cour – 3,948 

3. “Haikyu!! Karasuno High School vs Shiratorizawa Academy” – 3,660

4. “Sound! Euphonium” 2nd season – 3,026

5. “March Comes in like a Lion” – 2,983

6. “WWW.WORKING!!” – 2,935

7. “Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans” 2nd season – 2,610

8. “Touken Ranbu -Hanamaru-“ – 2,502

9. “Uta no Princesama Maji LOVE Legend Star” – 2,140

10. “The Great Passage” – 2,009

 


 

Source: Docomo Anime Store press release