TV anime ranking for the second week of November 2023: SPY×FAMILY SEASON 2
The other day some customers outside Japan asked us to get new Spy Family comic books. We heard of this series name a lot in Japan but when someone outside also telling us about it now it is a huge anime.
The series is being quite popular all over the world, we felt.
Then, yesterday one popular anime media called Anime Hack publishes the popularity ranking for November, 2023.
1. SPY×FAMILY Season 2:
"SPY×FAMILY" continues to dominate the charts with its intriguing premise. The series revolves around Twilight, a spy tasked with infiltrating an elite school. To do so, he forms a fake family with an assassin named Yoruichi and a telepathic girl named Anya. The intricate web of lies and genuine familial emotions in this espionage-filled world has captivated viewers. Its success lies in the balance of heartwarming family dynamics and intense spy missions, offering a unique blend of comedy, action, and emotional depth.
Author Tatsuya Endo is born in 1980 and from Ibaragi pref. His favorite manga-ka include Akira Toriyama (of Dragon Ball), Minetaro Mochizuki (of Dragon Head).
2. 呪術廻戦（Jujutsu Kaisen） Season 2:
"Jujutsu Kaisen" continues its second season with pulse-pounding battles and supernatural intrigue. The story follows Yuji Itadori, a high school student who becomes entangled in the world of curses and jujutsu sorcery. The series' popularity stems from its well-choreographed fight scenes, complex characters, and exploration of themes like friendship, sacrifice, and the struggle between good and evil.
3. 葬送のフリーレン (Fena: Pirate Princess):
"Fena: Pirate Princess" sets sail with Fena, a spirited young woman on a quest to uncover her family's secrets. Alongside a diverse crew of pirates, she embarks on adventures filled with treasure hunts, naval battles, and mythical discoveries. The anime's lush animation, strong female protagonist, and themes of identity and belonging have resonated with audiences.
4. 進撃の巨人 The Final Season 完結編 後編 (Attack on Titan The Final Season Conclusion Part 2) :
The epic conclusion to "Attack on Titan" depicts humanity's desperate struggle against colossal Titans and political conspiracies. As mysteries unravel and alliances are tested, viewers are on the edge of their seats. The series' exploration of existential themes, moral ambiguity, and intense action sequences have solidified its status as a modern anime classic.
5. 薬屋のひとりごと (The Pharmacist's Monologue):
In "The Pharmacist's Monologue," a modern pharmacist finds himself in a medieval world, using his knowledge to revolutionize medicine. The series delves into the clash between science and magic, offering a unique perspective on healing in a fantastical setting. Viewers appreciate its blend of historical elements, scientific curiosity, and character-driven storytelling.
6. ポケットモンスター 新シリーズ (Pokémon New Series):
The enduring appeal of Pokémon continues in this new series, following Ash and Pikachu on their journey to become Pokémon Masters. With new regions to explore, Pokémon to catch, and battles to win, the series captures the essence of adventure and friendship. Fans of all ages appreciate the introduction of new Pokémon species and the bond between trainers and their pocket monsters.
7. るろうに剣心 -明治剣客浪漫譚- (Rurouni Kenshin - Meiji Kenkaku Romantan):
Set in the Meiji era, "Rurouni Kenshin" tells the story of a reformed assassin, Kenshin Himura, striving for redemption. His vow never to kill again is tested as he faces old enemies and protects his friends. The series' historical accuracy, philosophical themes, and masterfully choreographed sword fights have made it a timeless classic beloved by anime enthusiasts.
8. シャングリラ・フロンティア (Shangri-La Frontier) :
"Shangri-La Frontier" immerses viewers in a virtual MMORPG world where players embark on quests, battle monsters, and uncover mysteries. The series captures the excitement of virtual adventures, emphasizing teamwork, exploration, and strategy. Its vibrant game world, diverse characters, and thrilling quests appeal to fans of gaming and fantasy anime alike.
9. 盾の勇者の成り上がり Season 3 (The Rising of the Shield Hero Season 3):
Naofumi Iwatani returns in the third season, facing new challenges as the Shield Hero in a world plagued by waves of monsters. The series explores themes of trust, betrayal, and resilience as Naofumi overcomes adversity with the help of his allies. Fans admire the protagonist's character development, tactical battles, and the evolution of his relationships with fellow heroes.
10. 鴨乃橋ロンの禁断推理 (Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective) :
"Ron Kamonohashi: Deranged Detective" introduces viewers to an eccentric detective with unorthodox methods of solving mysteries. With a blend of comedy, suspense, and quirky characters, the series offers a fresh take on detective stories, keeping viewers engaged with its unpredictable plotlines and humorous moments.
These anime series continue to capture the hearts of viewers worldwide, showcasing the diverse and creative storytelling present in the anime medium. Each series brings something unique to the table, whether it's exploring complex themes, delivering thrilling action sequences, or eliciting heartfelt emotions, making them essential watches for anime enthusiasts.
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