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Yu Yu Hakusho
Yu yu hakusho is funny, action packed and exiting. The characters are amazing and nothing I have ever seen or ever will see will make me stop loving this show. I watch it every day and even with friends. We evan watch it in anime club at my school. Everyone loves it. #1 all the way!
Yu Yu Hakusho delivered DBZ like action but had a much more engaging story, great characterization, Awesome intro's & outro's, didn't run on too long, concluded in a reasonable time frame for a long running shonen series & most importantly concluded perfectly. Without spoiling anything it wasn't just the typical teen action show that teases relationships between characters & then ends without anything significant ever being answered about the relationships. Instead when the action concludes there is a final episode that completes the drama part of the series & something great happens with Yusuke & Kayko
I used to watch this in the days of Toonami, when the best part about being a kid was fantasy worlds like Nintendo's and stuff. This show stands out because it is deep despite its brevity. It makes me question things about my life, and where I'm going. It inspires me to be noble and masterful. I cried watching this show more than any other. It cuts to the heart. It can be hilarious like no other, philosophical like no other, romantic like no other, intriguing like no other, and epic like no other. I have Ghost Files in DVDs, and they are of my greatest treasures. I thank God for the creators of Yu Yu Hakusho!
I grew up watching shows like Yu Yu Hakusho and DBZ. I had known without a doubt that DBZ would be close to the top and had fully hoped that YYH would be up on the Top 10 as well. This anime was action heavy at times, but the story development, the characters, everything was so great about it from start to finish. Those who you bitterly hated in the beginning turned into friends and you could always count on a good laugh in this show. I adored the characters in this show far more than DBZ, their backstories, who they are, who they were, what they became. Not to mention that YYH has one of the best endings in anime history. Most anime's this long are either left open for interpretation or worse, they get so bad 50 episodes down the line that when you finally reach the ending you're thanking god it's over. But this anime used all of it's episodes accordingly, letting go of the watcher with care and in the end stopped in the best place one could possibly imagine. There's a reason this is the only show I own completely on DVD.
Yu Yu Hakusho has some of the deepest and most lovable characters in all of fiction.
It has highly detailed and well thought out battle sequences, an amazing soundtrack, a dub that far exceeds most anime, an interesting and very detailed setting and very creative strategies and styles for each character.
DBZ may be the most popular but it feigns in comparison to this masterpiece, all the characters are given equal amounts of time to kick ass and warm your heart.
And the fact that Bleach (which is an inferior YYH rip off) is above YYH on this list is distressing. People need to learn their anime history :P
I wish I had as much to say as some people but what I will say is this is one of the first anime I ever watched nothing has ever surpassed it in my opinion, I must have watched every episode 6 or more times and my only complaint is that you can never watch something again for the first time
I have watched all these shows but not one have yu yu hakusho was indeed the one I'm most fond of and the only ever anime I have watched 3 times all the way thru.
and kuwabara is just the best " bed bed bed bes bet bu buta bulma brave "
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The BEST anime of all time! This is something that I will never ever tire of watching... Even after all these years of watching it over and over again, it amazes me that the emotions that I had when I first watched it were still the same ones that I'm experiencing now!
ONE OF THE GREATEST ANIMES OF ALL TIME (my opinion) The story itself is AMAZING and all the other animes like Naruto, Bleach, One Piece etc... Are BORING because almost everything is similar to classic animes! Can't they make up something new, huh?
Amazing anime... Sure, it might be based on Dragon Ball Z, but doesn't everything come from some inspiration at least? No other anime can combine humour, action, and romance together like this anime. The ending wasn't very good, but still joyous!
I grew up with this and even thou when I was younger the very first dbz was cool it should not be in first place I think yu yu hakusho should have placed at least int he top ten and naruto got old pretty quick I still have this movie and an old action figure I never grew out of it and it never gets old if you think naruto deserve second you should watch some real anime
This is no doubt the best anime in the 90's. I haven't even watched past episode 29(and a few past the Sensui saga) and I think that. Dragon ball Z may be your favorite now but if you watch past the first few episodes and you will be hooked I mean its storyline doesn't NEARLY top Yu Yu Hakusho's and its pretty clear that Yusuke was ripped of by Ichigo, and is still the better character I mean Ichigo has no development at ALL yet you could tell the diffrence with Yusuke. And it ALMOST made me cry when Kuwabara almost died from Rando. I mean it is impossible to make me cry so that's an achievement too. Don't get me wrong I like DBZ I just can't belivie this is under bleach
Although it's an ancient anime from my childhood, I still firmly believe it deserves a better rating then this. The fights and plot are awe-inspiring. Simply brilliant. Wish it lasted longer
Yu Yu Hakusho is literally the best anime I have ever seen. The story and the characters in this anime are by far the best out of every anime. They have the characters progress so much throughout the series. Whe. I finished this anime I was so sad because it was just that amazing.
YuYu Hakusho is the best ever, I never seen such fun and exciting-kicking the bad guys asses.. I love it all-the characters and the story it self its great and awesome.. For me its all time favorite.
Well iam very interested in this anime. Well it is about a boy name yusuke who dies and by chance discovers that all was just a accident. He was sent to earth ad a spirit detective to destroy demons.
Yu Yu is one of the best anime ever I saw. It's not like other anime, I think it's special because of character and the story is great too. Anyway that's what I think and sorry for my english.
On a scale of one to ten I would rate Yu Yu Hakusho OVER 9000! My number one favorite anime of ALL TIME! What also makes it so good is The Chapter Black Saga which also brings in my favorite anime character of all time. SENSUI IS THE BOSS!
It's an amazing anime, with awesome fights. And the character development is pretty awesome. You do get back story for the characters as well and that is a very important to most anime, and manga.
Own the DVDs and re-watch the series all the time. Love the stories, the characters, and the nostalgia watching it brings.
YU YU HAKUSHO RULES. I'm 17 and I've been watch this since it was on Adult Swim. Amazing character development, great story plot it's sad, rivitting, awesome, and Yusuke's jokes are hilarious. SEASON 2 IS BEST!
Yu yu hakusho has the greatest ending of any anime I have ever seen. It has an original, well written storyline and characters that I could really connect with.
DBZ and Yu Yu Hakusho are the two shows that got me hooked on anime when I was younger. Will always be my second favorite anime, a must see for any anime fan.
Great animation, well-constructed plot & interesting characters make this anime an instant classic!
YU YU HAKUSHO IS EVERYONE'S CHILDHOOD, THE BEST ANIME EVER! It was so amazing I managed to watch it in 6 days and I'd watch it so much more right now :'(
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