Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Madoka Magica Passes Haruhi as 2channel's Most Popular Anime Ever

After only eight episodes, Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica has passed the original series of Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu as the most popular current anime ever on the Japanese discussion board 2channel.


The ranking is based on number of posts during an anime's initial run and up to three months after it. Here is the full top ten list (source):

#1 -- Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica (465,000 posts)
#2 -- Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu 1 (464,000)
#3 -- K-On!! (359,000)
#4 -- K-On! (354,000)
#5 -- Angel Beats (342,000)
#6 -- Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuutsu 2 (283,000)
#7 -- Code Geass R2 (277,000)
#8 -- Minami-ke Okawari (254,000)
#9 -- Strike Witches (253,000)
#10 -- Strike Witches 2 (233,000)