Year Of Anime

Welcome to the Year of Anime page! Here you’ll find the basics on the system and a full list of what I’ve watched. If you want to look at it in more detail, there’s always my MyAnimeList page to sneak a peek at.

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What is YOA? 

I started YOA in 2014 as a yearly personal project in order to watch as much as I could at a reasonable pace. Because I’m so used to school calendars, each year begins in September and ends in August. Just for kicks, I try to watch anime in a month that suits it!

Schedule and Show Lists


  • September: Noragami
  • October: Chobits
  • November: .hack//Sign
  • December: Eden of the East
  • January: Claymore
  • February: Kanon
  • March: Angel Beats
  • April: Azumanga Daioh
  • May: Natsume’s Book of Friends
  • June: Monogatari franchise
  • July: Sayonara, Zetsubou-sensei
  • August: Durarara!!



  • September: Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid/ Mob Psycho 100
  • October: Card Captor Sakura
  • November: Future Diary
  • December: Initial D
  • January: Made in Abyss
  • February: Fruits Basket
  • March: Death Parade
  • April: Inuyasha
  • May: Ancient Magus Bride
  • June: Sailor Moon
  • July: Tokyo Ghoul
  • August: Fist of the North Star


  • September: Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju
  • October: Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
  • November: Monster
  • December: Spice and Wolf
  • January: Beyond the Boundary
  • February: Ping Pong
  • March: Mamoru Hosoda filmography
  • April: Nichijou
  • May: Princess Tutu
  • June: Shirobako
  • July: Noragami
  • August: Black Butler


  • September: One Punch Man
  • October: Revolutionary Girl Utena
  • November: Ergo Proxy
  • December: Tamako Market
  • January: Trigun
  • February: Full Metal Panic!
  • March: Garden of Sinners film series
  • April: Your Lie in April
  • May: Fooly Cooly (FLCL)
  • June: Kuroko no Basuke
  • July: Zankyou no Terror
  • August: Berserk


  • September: Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun
  • October: Puella Magi Madoka Magica
  • November: Black Lagoon
  • December: Mushishi
  • January: Haikyuu!!
  • February: Baccano!
  • March: Satoshi Kon filmography
  • April: The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya
  • May: Serial Experiments Lain
  • June: K-On!
  • July: Anohana
  • August: Jormungand


Before starting YOA, I had watched the following shows:

Fullmetal Alchemist/ Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood, Hyouka, Death Note, Attack on Titan, Sword Art Online (II), Cowboy Bebop, Samurai Champloo, Free! Iwatobi Swim Club, Kill la Kill