New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. People who wanna use “ratings” as an excuse to argue that “THIS anime is better than THAT anime”. if not, oh well. This means that my most given ratings are 6s and 7s even though technically that should be a 5. same as I rate anything, enjoyment plus production values plus originality plus how it compares to other works of the same genre. Do you think watching 20% of the anime for your rating to count is good? Like any other show? My rating won't change. Brimmed with anger but subdued. Get recommendations based on your ratings and check related titles you might have missed. MyAnimeList has got you covered! Join the online community, create your anime and manga list, read reviews, explore the forums, follow news, and so much more! I have watched about 30 anime between 10 & 25 episodes. At the time you reach 20% of the episodes of an anime like Fairy Tail, you probably already like it so much. 3. and think of how well it does during its time of release to other shows, and whether or not it has aged well since then. became really overplayed over time to the point that if that anime would come out today, it would be considered a mediocre show at best? See characters, videos. The manga and anime were severely panned by critics all around. It's just not worth the effort IMO. And honestly, it doesn't even matter. At least 25%, because if you drop a show at episode 1-3 (for one cour shows) you often can't accurately judge it. I tend to dislike the idea that a story (or story trait) can be "overplayed over time" or lose its value simply based on when it was released. I understand your reasons, but I personally don't even think you should be able to truly score a show until you've watched the whole thing. Join the online community, create your anime and manga list, read reviews, explore the forums, follow news, and so much more! Same standard for all anime. Rate my list in anime and give me some recommendations Hey I’ve recently went over my list and changed some of my scores so I’m curious to what you’ll rate my taste so here’s my mal 5 If you drop the percentage then shows which have a slower/worse first few episodes, but make up for it in the back half are at a disadvantage. The same as modern anime. Not that the explanation is complicated for an actual 1-10 scale, but is unnecessary. It's a mix of context for when it came out and how well it holds up. I swear I've seen a lot of low reviews for some mainstream airing anime and I'm a bit surprised Fairy Tail has a high rating for something that gets hated a lot more than the normal. See characters, videos. Club details, pictures, comments and club discussions can be viewed by any user, regardless of whether they are a member of the club or not. See your profile and anime stats. Outstanding to mediocre? I rate things based on my enjoyment of the thing. What do you guys think of the rating system? I try to take account for the historical period and the context. I have a bunch of 9.5's for example that now have to be either 9 or 10. Track yout anime/manga progress. If a show did not age well its just a bad show. This is a public club. This anime probably is on par with SAO in terms of mixed reactions. When it comes to me rating how good an old anime is, it depends on whether or not it can stand up against the most popular traits in anime today, such as a character's personality. I don't go to that list to have my opinions validated or to find new things to watch. … What's more, animation quality is not high on my list of criteria, story and characters are. "I should reward myself by giving it a 10 / 1 / 5". It shouldn't really be a flaw because ratings are relative anyways. MyAnimeList allows users to score the anime and manga on their list on a scale from 1 to 10. My ratings for a lot of my favorite shows would be lower had I not seen the ending. I'm pretty sure lots of anime ratings would go down if the minimum episodes you need to watch gets lessened. I rate 100% the same as i would do shows that come out today. Its a clear 4 point scale for a majority of users. On MyAnimeList, there happens to be various supernatural manga that fans have added to their profiles and rated. Read reviews in app 2 episodes is fine, but with a 24-episode anime it already rose up by 3. Using only the 1 to 5 part of the raiting scale, https://myanimelist.net/clubs.php?cid=79626, Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu 2nd Season Part 2. Using 20% episodes watched for your rating to count is really too high of a percentage to use especially with long running anime like One Piece, Fairy Tail, Gintama, Case Closed, etc. I checked Fairy Tail (2014) out for a bit and I've been seeing a lot of 5's and 4's being thrown around so I'm quite confused on how Fairy Tail (2014) got a 8.3x rating. I use every rating, though, so the scale just needs a bit more precision and it's perfect enough :). Animation, artstyle and OST are the least important aspects in my book, so the fact that they are less good in the older ones doesn't change a thing for me. The reason I think 'sequel bounce' might be insoluble is that it is reasonable to rate sequels separately -- sometimes they're better or worse -- and the distinction between 'separate sequel' and 'the second half of the same thing' is super-hazy at best. Bad, gives shows like Gintama a huge unfair boost, you have to watch 50+ shows of Gintama to give it a score, if you're going to watch 50 shows of something, you've got to enjoy it, so only the good ratings count. Your opinion won't change it. Notice at Collection I'd say I would just rate it based on that. For longer shows like One Piece sure, 20% becomes something like 100+ episodes, but if you're watching 100 chances are you probably are going to watch it all by that point. MAL Steam Club . VIEW ALL. A two-episode OVA, each episode of Eiken is 30 minutes, using elements of comedy, ecchi, harem, and school anime. Anyone can join and invite others to join. No matter what you do you can't be representative of everyone and you could make a convincing argument for only calculating ratings that list a show as completed. Update your anime/manga progress. I don't like MAL's rating system, largely because I consider my 10/10s to be my current absolute favorite shows and 1/10 is the worst show I've ever seen. To demonstrate to producers what we like so they'll make more of it. Privacy RELATED: 10 Worst Supernatural Anime, Ranked According To MyAnimeList. Obviously you can't compare old animation with more modern animation due to technology, but other elements are on a more leveled playing field. Terms Browse Top anime/manga, Seasonal, Currently airing and more! E: Also I like the 4 point system on the 1-10 scale because you can show the list and ratings to everyone and anyone, even people not in anime, can understand what the numbers generally mean without your explanation. I mean, even Ashita no Joe or Lupin that are from the 70's have troupes that still are used today, so 80's, 90's and 2000's can be called generic without any guilt. In the second case, I probably won't enjoy the old one very much and I won't be giving it any extra points jus for being old (that's why I dropped Slam Dunk). Mostly just with the same standards as modern anime, but when it comes to animation and production values I'll be a bit more forgiving. We had fun. Well that depends, most of the older anime I loved still seem very original for me and they're nothing like any other shows that came after them (for example Ashita no Joe, Cowboy Bebop, Perfect Blue, Macross, Ginga Eiyuu Densetsu etc). I'm not saying MAL should drop the minimum episodes watched into 0%, I'm saying it should at least be lowered to around 10%. No, that'd make the problem even worse. Looking for information on the current or upcoming anime season? It would also be pretty hard to find shows like that as people rarely talk about random shitty shows for no reason and if I managed to find garbage like that, I'd probably drop it in an episode and not even put it in my mal. Oh yeah, it's a sequel, forgot about that. 144,668 users listed the anime as 'watching' as of Monday. (Anime is often incorrectly used to refer to Japanese comic books as well. I haven't watched that many old anime, but plotwise, I haven't seen an anime from the previous century than can compare to a modern anime. This pretty much, since out of almost 7500 shows rated in mal, 98.3% of them have over 5 points and well, pretty much only 10 animes have over 9 points so there is your scale from 5-9 i guess, Using 20% episodes watched for your rating to count is really too high of a percentage to use especially with long running anime like One Piece [...]. A minimum episode count is unfair. Meow meow meow meow and meow shogi, meow meow meow meow and meow shogi. So you can't really ask someone else to rate your anime tastes)) 2020-06-19 16:42 #82. Internalizing all your experiences and enjoyment/disappointment then abstracting them to a single number seems to entice the mind of the masses and tingles their sensitive spots in the brain. The rating system could probably be adjusted depending on the number of episodes. I'd think having a 0.5 or 0.1 accuracy would be helpful because the only usable range for the majority of users is 6 - 10. The 1/5 rule only applies to shows that have finished airing. Even in recent shows I can find concepts that were already done better before, while back then you had stuff like Ashita no Joe, Versailles no Bara, LotGH, Hajime no Ippo and many more which are still unsurpassed till this day. so you'd have to at least watch 20 episodes before you rate it. Personally, I think MAL's rating system is good yet flawed. I really want this but apparently, the site's owners think this type of feature suggestion will cause problems by people who want more and more precision which I don't really agree with. But if I watch something older and think "I've already seen this in some new shows" then it all depends on the execution. ©2021 All Rights Reserved. These are anime TV show that is listed as top on MyAnimeList.net by anime fans. ... yes it would be worth it to create a myanimelist (MAL) account. Sitemap. I think the anime's rating will go rise in numbers once it finishes airing if those that rated it with low numbers drop it. Pokémon: Top 10 Fan-Favorite Characters (According To MyAnimeList) Anime with popular mascots are often the series that become the most popular, but Pokémon benefits from its roster of memorable characters. 6.4k members in the MyAnimeList community. I rate older anime exactly the same as newer anime. Unless the anime itself started that idea and popularized it, similar to how Madoka popularized the dark magical girl genre. Can you provide examples? See your profile and anime stats. People wonders. But ultimately big collections of ratings like MAL's top anime list are only interesting as an exercise taking a community's temperature, not important. The thing is though that most shows I watch I would consider to have at least a little bit of positive value (I don't usually watch shows I know are going to be complete shit) which for me means > 5. My point is that MAL scores shouldn't be taken seriously, reviews are a little more useful, but they have major problems as well. Characters like Ippo Makunouchi from shows like Hajime no Ippo stand out compared to most shonen protagonists today because of the fact that he was a character that started of timid, shy, and lacking self-confidence in his own physical capabilities. I'd rate it the same way as I would a 2020 seasonal. Do you rate it like it says with 10 being masterpiece 5 being average and 0 being appalling? I think I'll probably make another list where 5 is literally average at some point, but I honestly prefer the way I do it now. The system is obviously flawed and favors long shows, but removing or lowering it would make it even worse for seasonal anime. Hey there, let's discuss MAL's rating system here. (Who the hell wants 2 decimal places of precision anyways?). When people see out of 10, they just relate that to the percentage/school system because it is the most familiar and that is what they vote by changing actual votes to be out of 4 or 5 wouldn't change much because people would just do the same thing but with less precision. Their votes don't get counted. Especially character designs. Just project the score mal gives you onto your own scale. See characters, videos. became really overplayed over time to the point that if that anime would come out today, it would be considered a mediocre show at best? Explore myanimelist search your favorite manga/anime. Hate. 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