Reader poll time! Japanese website Anime Anime (via Otanew) polled seven hundred of its readers, asking them to name the most splendid anime of last year. Here are the results.

Keep in mind that this is a reader poll and not representative of all anime viewers in Japan. It is, however, representative of the seven hundred people who replied.

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Okay! Let's have a look at their favorites (note that the list includes both TV programs and feature films):

Keep in mind that this is a reader poll and not representative of all anime viewers in Japan. It is, however, representative of the seven hundred people who replied.

Okay! Let's have a look at their favorites (note that the list includes both TV programs and feature films):

9. Barakamon

9. Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works

8. Expelled from Paradise

7. Shirobako

6. Is the Order a Rabbit?

5. Aldnoah.Zero

4. Sword Art Online II

3. Haikyu!!

2. Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun

1. Psycho-Pass

Agree? Disagree? Compare with Kotaku's list. Sound off with your favorites in the comments below.

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