Top 10 Anime/Manga Series that Went on Way Too Long

The Top Ten Anime/Manga Series that Went on Way Too Long

Doraemon Doraemon is a fictional character in the Japanese manga and anime series of the same name created by Fujiko Fujio, the pen name of writing team Hiroshi Fujimoto and Motoo Abiko.
One Piece One Piece is a manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. The manga has been adapted into an original video animation (OVA) produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series produced by Toei Animation, which began broadcasting in Japan in 1999 and has aired 851 episodes to date.
Naruto Naruto is an anime and manga franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto. The manga was later adapted into a television anime, which was produced by Studio Pierrot and Aniplex. It premiered across Japan on the terrestrial TV Tokyo and other TX Network stations on October 3, 2002. The first series more.

It should've just ended right after the Pain arc. - PerfectImpulseX

Pokemon Pokémon, abbreviated from the Japanese title of Pocket Monsters and currently advertised in English as Pokémon: The Series, is a Japanese anime television series, which has been adapted for the international television markets.

Honestly, I would've been satisfied if it stopped before the climax of XYZ. - Synchronocity

Initial D
Cardfight Vanguard

After only 5/6 years of being on the air, it is somehow on its 9th season (Cardfight Vanguard G Z)! This franchise is the Alpha and Omega of anime! - PerfectImpulseX

Yu-Gi-Oh! Yu-Gi-Oh! was aired from 2000 to 2004 in Japan, and 2002 to 2006 in the US. It continues where the Toei Anime Left off. When 10th grader Yugi Muto solves the Millenium Puzzle, Yami Yugi emerges, taking control of him to help his friends. In Duel Monsters, they mostly played children's card games because more.
Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Jojo's Bizarre Adventure is an anime and manga franchise originally written by Hirohiko Araki. It centers around the perilous journey of the members of the legendary Joestar bloodline.

Should've just ended on Part 6
Part 7 and Part 8 aren't JoJo to me - PerfectImpulseX

Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha is a Japanese anime television series directed by Akiyuki Shinbo, with screenplay written by Masaki Tsuzuki, and produced by Seven Arcs.

The series should've honestly ended right after StrikerS. - PerfectImpulseX

The Contenders

Neon Genesis Evangelion Neon Genesis Evangelion, commonly referred to as Evangelion or Eva, is a Japanese animated television series produced by Gainax and Tatsunoko Production, and directed by Hideaki Anno.
Dragonball Z Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z follows the adventures of Goku who, along with the Z Warriors, defends the Earth against evil. The action adventures are entertaining and reinforce the concept of good versus evil. Dragon Ball Z teaches valuable more.
Boku No Pico Boku no Pico is an anime series of three OVA episodes created by Katsuhiko Takayama. It was released to DVD on September 17, 2006.

It only has three episodes! So, why is it on the list? - PerfectImpulseX

Galaxy Angel
Detective Conan

This show could have been over if it focuses on the main plot. But no, they just had to have sappy romance, useless characters introduced and new cases every day. I gave up after 800+ episodes.

Fist of the North Star

Even in the first series, let alone it combined with the second series - xandermartin98

GeGeGe no Kitaro
Fox Spirit Matchmaker
Katekyo Hitman Reborn!
Inazuma Eleven
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