your first anime
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  • 1

    kimba the white lion and speed racer.

    channel 20/d.c.

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  • SwimVIP

    Robotech in 1985. Yeah, I said it.

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  • SwimParagon

    Inuyasha. First anime I really got into. Looking back... ugh, was the Koga arc really my favorite? That wolf guy's a dork!

    Although now that I know it's actually anime, I did watch Speed Racer before Inuyasha. That kid and monkey, always stowing away in Speed Racer's car and getting into trouble -.-

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  • SwimNinja

    Fist of the North Star when I was 1. My dad had it on whenever it was his turn to watch me because the violent fights made me be quiet.

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  • Special Snowflake

  • 1

    the first anime i really got in to ~ voltron

    kimba and speed racer were on in the mornings and i'd watch while eating cereal before school

    i knew it was time to get going when popeye came on.

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    Way to go, asshole, now we're careening off into space and will definitely die. -.- ~ perfy

  • Banned

    Probably Speed Racer......But my fist definitive anime was Crying Freeman......Or was it 8man.

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  • Toonami

    Either Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon, or Sailor Moon. Can't remember which one it was specifically.

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  • 0

    Noozles or the Littl' Bits back on Nick Jr.

  • SwimLegend

    I really don't know probably dragonball or sailor moon

    Oh bother...

  • 1


    The Big T

  • Babbling

    Would have been either Gigantor or Tobor the Eighth Man (the inspiration for "Robocop").
    WGN channel 9 Chicago (approx 1965)

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  • Thunder Goddess

    Kimba and Speed Racer, on WPIX out of NYC.
    (Let's not discuss when.)

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  • 0

    Either Voltron or Speed Racer on CN. I didn't consciously think of them as anime. Voltron was the first I remember really being into, while Speed Racer isn't something I'd be pumped to watch again.

  • Swimuminati

    Space Pirate Captain Harlock... though I can't recall which rendition it was. I distinctly remember it being sub only sometimes and dub others. Idk. They f**ked up a lot of anime in the 70's-80's for american audiences.

    Also Robotech.

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  • 3

    TLDR would be Wolf's Rain, since that's the first anime I bought so I could actually watch every episode fresh, start to finish

    buuut the first anime I laid my eyes on was Sailor Moon from a hotel in Finland? Greenland? idfk -when we were immigrating to Murica ;-; I liked the pictures but didn't know the language.

    Gundam Seed (second buy) and FLCL caught my attention with its "adultness" when I was flipping through the channels. High school was just about to start for me I think ;__; It impressed me because I thought all toons were 100% kiddish, so I went ahead and googled to accidentally find Wolf's Rain u.u as well as these boards, since that's where WR popped up for me :3 I signed up to ask questions maybe?? SWEET BEGINNINGS

    Through childhood when I didn't know the word "anime":
    Pokemon -> Yugioh -> Akira -> Princess Mononoke -> Totoro -> Kiki's Delivery Service -> Dirty Pair<3333

    DBZ, Yu Yu Hakusho<3, Inuyasha were there too, but they were just bits and pieces.




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  • Banned

    Probably Astro boy...never liked it but the first one I watched religiously was sailor moon...

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  • 0

    I guess that would be Ronin Warriors. At least it's the first one I can remember.

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  • SwimPunk Banned

    Vampire Hunter D is the first one i really like. Got a dvd somewhere.

  • 0

    Probably Speed Racer. I always thought it was Nickelodeon, but someone said it was on CN, so maybe that?

    That's at least my earliest memory. I was, like, 4, so...

    First I got into was Pokemon, and first I acknowledged as anime was either Medabots or Ghibli stuff, probably Totoro or Spirited Away.

  • SwimComrad

    DBZ was my first anime

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