In March 2020, the all-you-can-watch anime service “d Anime Store” announced the voting results of the “No. 1 general election for all works” that was held from December 2019 to January 2020.
the general election was held to commemorate the number of unlimited viewing works in the service surpassing 3000. Let’s see the results immediately to see what kind of works were ranked in! (Source: d Anime Store “All Works No. 1 General Election Results Announcement”)
● Third place: A place further than the universe
The third place was “A Place Further Than the Universe”. A high school girl accompanies the Antarctic Research Expedition, and the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology and the National Institute of Polar Research cooperate in the production. Beautiful drawings and stories full of highlights were fascinating works. The people who voted commented, “Episode 1 is very complete and you can feel the message clearly.” “There are many scenes that come to you every episode, and various emotions overflow.” I got it.
● 2nd place: Sword Art Online
The second place was “Sword Art Online”. The protagonists, Kirito and heroines, who are trapped in the world of VRMMORPG “Sword Art Online” and are destined to die in the real world if they die in the game world. It is a work that aims to clear the game so that they can return to the real world. The people who voted said, “There are various stories and it’s interesting no matter how many times I see it.” “It was the first anime I liked, and it helped me when I had a hard time or sadness.” I was asked.
● 1st place: Devil’s Blade
The first place was “Kimetsu no Yaiba”. This is a story about the main character, Tanjiro Kamado, who seeks a way to return his younger sister, Nezuko, who has become a demon, to humans. The excitement is still unabated, with the announcement that the second season of the TV anime “Kimetsu no Yaiba” Yukaku Hen will be broadcast in 2021. From the people who voted, there were voices such as “Every time, only episodes that can not be seen without tears” “Effects and BGM that match each character’s individuality and breathing are exquisitely matched, and they are drawn in more and more” I did.