Top 10 Saddest Anime Episodes

The Top Ten

1 Lonely Pooch Planet, Baby - Space Dandy

Little busters! Has many sad episodes. - Animefan12

Little busters?

2 Wizardmon's Gift - Digimon
3 Girls and Cats and Spaceships - Outlaw Star
4 Crest Of Kindness - Digimon 02
5 Real Folk Blues Part 2 - Cowboy Bebop
6 Gotta Catch Ya Later - Pokemon

Truly the saddest pokemon episode of all time both Misty and Brock leave Ash. - egnomac

What happend in this episode?

7 Daughter Cries, Mother Cries - Kodocha
8 Ep 23 - Trigun

Ep 23 - Paradise

9 When Hot Ice Melts - Outlaw Star
10 Teacher - Please Teacher

The Contenders

11 Final Atonement - Dragon Ball Z
12 Go West Young Meowth - Pokemon

It's not so much a sad episode though it does have emotional elements, it's giving depth to a character which allows the viewer to emphasise with them and thus feel sorry for their pain.

It is a sad episode but not sad enough to be in this list. - Animefan12

13 The Maiden's Voyage - Saber Marionette J
14 Champion vs Creator Part II - Yu-Gi-Oh
15 Bemusing Love Palette - I My Me! Strawberry Eggs
16 Rem Saverem - Trigun
17 The Fate of Two Worlds - Digimon
18 The Lights in the Sky are Stars - Gurren Lagann
19 I Can Do It for Your Sake (A Fearless Friend) - Sonic X
20 Bye Bye ButterFree - Pokemon
21 An Alchemist's Anguish - Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
22 Ep 1- Attack On Titan

Spoiler alert, Eran's mom gets eaten by a Titan

23 Cherry's Babysitting Diary - Saber Marionette J to X

Cherry finds a human baby and becomes really attached to and refuses to give it up even after being branded a kidnapper. - egnomac

What Happen In this episode

What is the plot?

24 The Darkness Returns Part IV - Yu-Gi-Oh
25 VON - Zankyou no Terror VON - Zankyou no Terror Von is an American black metal band formed in 1987 in O'ahu, Hawaii; although they later relocated to San Francisco, California. They are thought to be the first American black metal band, and strongly influenced the second wave of black metal.
26 Best of Friends, Best of Duelists - Yu-Gi-Oh
27 Blossoming Path - Vandread: The Second Stage
28 Graduation - Angel Beats!
29 Night of the Chimera's Cry - Fullmetal Alchemist
30 Plight of the Children - Dragon Ball Z
31 Pikachu's Goodbye - Pokemon
32 The Secret Within - F-Zero: GP Legend
33 The Legend Begins - F-Zero: GP Legend
34 Take Back Love! - Excel Saga
35 Increase The Ratings Week - Excel Saga
36 Spring Wind - Your Lie in April
37 The Beast and the Prince - Darling in the Franxx
38 Crossing Paths - Pokemon: Diamond and Pearl
39 Affection - Ghost in the Shell (2nd Gig Ep11)
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Lonely Pooch Planet, Baby - Space Dandy
2. Girls and Cats and Spaceships - Outlaw Star
3. Wizardmon's Gift - Digimon
1. Daughter Cries, Mother Cries - Kodocha
2. Gotta Catch Ya Later - Pokemon
3. Teacher - Please Teacher


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