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What are the best anime that will leave you in tears?

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Riro - Binge.co Contributor

Did you ever happen to stop for a while and think about why you watch anime? Well, aside from wanting to relieve your stress by binge-watching your favorite anime shows, is there anyone who doesn't get entertained by cool characters and nice storylines? Most of the time, our favorites revolve around stories that make us laugh, fall in love, or excited. From laugh-inducing cartoons, cheesy anime love flicks, and high-action shonen classics, there are those titles that we will never forget. But what if some heartbreaking twist happens during your fun-filled anime run? Say, your favorite character dies? Are you even going to be prepared to see your favorite cute anime doll turn into a sad anime girl?

If ever you happen to pass by the other end of the spectrum, you are bound to find some of the saddest anime that there is to watch. Not all otakus are confined within the all-colorful and quirky nature of the usual shows we get to see and there are tons of sad anime around. For some, these types of anime can be outright depressing but for some, it gives them comfort and emotion. If you are one of those who dwell on sad stories with unexpected deaths and lonely moments, then you are in for a ride. From heartfelt dramas about young and unrequited feelings to stories about death and illness, there's always a sad anime waiting to be glanced upon by more adventurous otakus. So get your tissue boxes ready as in this list, we help you find the saddest anime that you can watch to pair up with your gloomy binge-watching time. 

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  1. 1Clannad

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    Clannad is the anime adaptation of the visual novel developed by KEY for PC in 2004. It follows a high school student whose life is changed when he meets a lonely girl who had to repeat a year while all her friends finished high school. 

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  1. 2Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day

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    Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day (Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai) is a coming-of-age slice of life anime TV series which tells the story of Menma, Jintan, Anaru, Yukiatsu, Tsukuro, and Poppo.

  2. 3Grave of the Fireflies

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    Grave of the Fireflies is a Japanese animated war film based on the true story of Nosaka Akiyuki. It tells the struggle for survival of two orphan brothers during the bombing of Japan in 1945 months before the war ends.

  1. 4Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an adaptation of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga. The story follows two brothers' quest for the Philosopher's Stone after an attempt at human transmutation goes horribly wrong.

  2. 5Your Lie in April

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    Your Lie in April (Shigatsu Wa Kimi No Uso) is a drama musical anime TV series based on a manga written by Naoshi Arakawa. Released in 2014, this anime tells the story of Kousei Arima and Kaori Miyazono.

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    Anonymous
    December 18, 2019
    "This is one hell of a tearjerker. For sure, one of the saddest anime movies that I have seen in my whole life. It has been out for so long but I'm glad my hardcore anime fan friend showed me this"
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    Grave of the Fireflies
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    Anonymous
    December 18, 2019
    "Super heartbreaking and sad anime! I just pity Alphonse so bad.. I actually cried because of how sad this anime was"
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    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
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RankAnswersTypeVotesPrice
1ClannadTV Shows 2 Paid
2Anohana: The Flower We Saw That DayTV Shows 1 Paid
3Grave of the FirefliesMovies 0 Paid
4Fullmetal Alchemist: BrotherhoodTV Shows 0 Paid
5Your Lie in AprilTV Shows -1 Paid
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