Are you a fan of anime?
If you are, you probably have an obsession with the series that started with the first season of Fullmetal Alchemist.
That’s because the series has been a huge influence on everything from the way anime is presented today to the way people consume anime and what they want to watch.
It’s a genre with so many sub-genres, from shounen to action to sci-fi, that it’s hard to know which series you’re truly a fan for.
With this in mind, we’re here to help you find out which anime series have made the biggest leap from your childhood into adulthood.
From anime that came out in the 1990s to the newest offerings from the likes of Full Metal Alchemist, the following lists will give you a quick rundown of anime’s rise to prominence over time.
If you have any anime series you would like to share, let us know in the comments below.