Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime

 

Cherry blossoms are a symbol of Japanese culture, and unsurprisingly they’re everywhere in anime. But which anime do fans connect most with beautiful imagery of sakura trees? News site Anime! Anime! ran a quick two-day poll to see which series its readers most associated with images of sakura. The 229 voters lined up their top ten — or twelve, rather, given how the ties ened up. How do they match up with yours?

 

 

9 (tie): Yozakura Quartet

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


9 (tie): Hyouka

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


9 (tie): Free!

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


9 (tie): The Pet Girl of Sakurasou

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


7 (tie): Hakuouki

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


7 (tie): Gintama

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


5 (tie): Wings of Rean

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


5 (tie): D.C. ~Da Capo~

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


4: CLANNAD

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


3: Cardcaptor Sakura

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


2: 5 Centimeters per Second

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


1: Your Lie in April

Fans Pick the Top Ten Most Memorable Sakura-Viewing Anime


Are there any you think the voters missed? Let us know in the comments!

 

Source: Anime! Anime!

 

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Kara Dennison is responsible for multiple webcomics, and is half the creative team behind the OEL light novel series Owl’s Flower. She blogs at karadennison.com and tweets @RubyCosmos. Her work can currently be read in Stranger Tales of the City from Obverse Books.