Top 10 Most Controversial Anime/Manga of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Pokemon 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.

Controversial for all the wrong reasons. Thanks, PETA and religious nuts. Oh, and rabid shippers. - Zach808

It has "animal abuse" is what I heard - Adventurur2

2 Akira
3 Neon Genesis Evangelion 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.

Very very controversial due to obvious reasons - PerfectImpulseX

4 X/1999
5 Kill la Kill Kill la Kill Kill la Kill is an anime television series produced by Trigger. In Kill la Kill, Ryuko Matoi transfers to a new high school in order to find her father's murderer.

Controversial due to the skimpy outfits - PerfectImpulseX

6 Puni Puni Poemi

Banned in New Zealand due to underage sex and excessive violence (I think) - PerfectImpulseX

7 Violence Jack Violence Jack

I thought that was samuri jack - Adventurur2

8 Elfen Lied Elfen Lied
9 Bubblegum Crisis
10 Midori: Shoujo Tsubaki

Very controversial... - RoseRedFlower

The Newcomers

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The Contenders

11 Dancouga – Super Beast Machine God Dancouga – Super Beast Machine God
12 Excel Saga
13 Cross Ange: Rondo of Angel and Dragon

Controversial due to the rape scene in episode 1 - PerfectImpulseX

14 Ichi the Killer
15 Kodomo No Jikan
16 Keijo!!!!!!!! Keijo!!!!!!!!
17 Attack on Titan Attack on Titan Attack on Titan, also known as Shingeki no Kyojin in Japanese, created by Hajime Isayama, is one of the most popular Japanese anime series to be released. It was first watched in Japan during 2013 and was dubbed in English to be watched in America in 2014. It is best known for its emotional moments, more.

Banned in China due to claims that it's a metaphor for how rebels might fight their communist government - PerfectImpulseX

But Not banned in japan - Adventurur2

18 Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Mobile Suit Gundam SEED

Controversial due to a sex scene in the episode Burning Clouds of Sand - PerfectImpulseX

19 Cowboy Bebop Cowboy Bebop Cowboy Bebop is a 1998 anime television series animated by Sunrise featuring a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro Kawamoto, mechanical designer Kimitoshi Yamane, and composer Yoko Kanno.
20 Betterman Betterman
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