MAL Yearbook 2023

Anime Section

Most Meme-able
Anime that has the most meme potential

Lost in Another World
Anime with world-building that captivated you

Weekly Retreat
Anime that made you feel better after a stressful day

Distinctive Designs
Anime with character designs you won't soon forget

OP/ED Section

Comfy Beats
OP/ED to listen to when you just want to chill

Character Section

Most Over-the-Top Reaction
Character with the most exaggerated and comical responses

Who's Your Hairdresser
Character with a remarkable hairstyle

Dynamic Duo
Character pair with the most engaging screen time

Comments

  • Hope you all have a good year.

    HappyCat2004

  • Nah i'd win.

    LaSainteBaguette

  • Jai Shree Ram 🚩🚩

    ShivanshuK

  • Too watch anime is the same as drinking wine. As I get older it gets better and better. But often it becomes undrinkable vinegar.

    Jaredhtm

  • Amogus?

    Rowskiman

  • i don´t have much to say. But for me this year is special with many nice anime.

    NamCao-2005

  • "If you can't convince them confuse them"

    TECHNOFLASH

  • Time flies. But you know what else flies? A bird

    Complicated121

  • Not so great year with great anime :3

    BoardTM

  • Cheers to a new year with MAL!!

    YellowTracks

  • Whaaadaheel!

    MiLkyW4y

  • A good year for romcoms

    Davy-sama

  • A fantastic year for new shows and sequels alike! :)

    DarioDante

  • If you only watch ecchi you are weird. hags

    del616

  • So glad to experience another great year of anime! Here’s to another year🍻

    lusian3x7

  • Frieren is the best anime

    Jack0845

  • Never buy tickets for the hype train. It's a train to nowhere.

    sjoerd14v

  • Let's go anime fans.😉

    animrefan

  • For humanity

    AlwaysBeSmile

  • "There's not a chance in hell I would ever choose an arrogant woman like you." - Kyoka Kudo

    crd1213

  • Hey Mom! I'm famous now!"

    Jyexie

  • Pretty solid year but the amount of amazing openings that didn't get nominated is a crime

    Pokeninja1011

  • This was one of the biggest years for anime Good Bye 2023

    Tanslay

  • frieren was the best anime of the year.

    Astaroth0421

  • mob op was robbed

    HentaiConnoisser

  • Life is like a cherry blossom tree where harsh weather can cause the beautiful things to go away but a new start can make it bloom brighter next year.

    Stealthy_Kouhai

  • I don't watch enough anime this year ​

    Pauladino

  • Jujutsu não estar nos Top OP/ED é um crime.

    dtaucei

  • Everything ends, and that's always sad.. but everything starts qgain and that's always happy

    ItsMeAzzy7201

  • more new anime!!!!!!<3

    Anime23cute

  • A year filled with adventure and loads of kawaii characters! <3

    holmeskudo

  • 2023 Anime Season Was a Roller Coaster 8)

    Nxn_11

  • Simik31

  • It's meant to never be reciprocated. But I've found another way to be around.

    lilydayo

  • "THE MOON IS RED!....WE ARE OUT OF TIME!"

    KENICHI55

  • Some great anime and movies this year

    Aiden-21

  • I like anime make me happy and relax

    m7OSTAFA12

  • One year completed, let's bring on 2024!

    WIScouser

  • The moon is red, The frenzy has begun, There is little time left.

    Neko______

  • May the force be with you, Ms. Samiha.

    SonofJane

  • Im not going to vote in the next year voting

    Azoozgg171

  • Dio janai katsura da

    MgrKirito

  • I hope next year will be alot of amazing anime

    Rzk-

  • "Never tell them your plans, or let anyone know your next move. The only thing you should say to them when the time is right is 'Check Mate' ".

    sukunamatada1017

  • The eminence in the shadow and ragna crimson should be in the nominations for atleast a single category they are peak.

    Gigaalpha

  • To say it frankly, 2023 for anime was peak.

    x_12914

  • K-On!! Wins anime of the year 2023, 14 years in a row!

    JuanJotaErre

  • 2023 was a great year for anime, ggs

    zanemazza

  • Mahito's train of doom go brrrr!!!

    Da_Shoosh

  • "Did you voted because you watched anime, or did you watch anime because you voted?" -Real_Geto

    GjaltPower

  • My thought process: wait, this came out last year?

    Keedrik-Kun

  • Life is temporary, Anime is Forever

    ChikaKudo-kun

  • I love Jujutsu Kaisen

    Existx

  • ginchan huhu 😭😭😭😭

    mairuru

  • I'm Batman.

    Ekitronprime

  • “Throughout heaven and Earth, I alone am the honored one.” - Gojo Satoru "I don't care if anyone else is disappointed. But to some, the very existence of a certain person in this world is in itself hope." - Hua Cheng

    Kiri_Hina_Shouyo

  • The year 2023 was really something. This year some of the most anticipated shows came and some ended. Although I enjoyed this year with whole heartedly. I still remember some shows which were simply awesome and beautiful too.

    ohpts

  • "When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth." - Shinichi Kudo

    Case_Closed

  • Mahito needs to be put to bed before he does anything else wacky next year

    stitchedheart

  • I like anime this year

    F4DLY

  • Insomnia sharpens your math skills because you spend all night calculating how much sleep you’ll get if you’re able to ‘fall asleep right now. - Me, a chronic insomniac :)

    jerryberry2

  • This is one of the most overpowered anime years in terms of animes in each season. I´m very happy to live this, thanks all MAL Staff for the events a cross the year <3

    Dogffee

  • ( ͡ ° ͜ʖ ͡° )

    Ziahhh

  • Anime is very cool. And So Are you :) This is was a very fun year!

    Flaming_Dezi

  • Good year

    gkzforever

  • Mahito needs more love, who agrees?

    SaiRuthvik

  • The balling will always exist, even long after my passing.

    Buzz-1

  • What a wonderful year it has been for the medium I've had fun being on this journey together with all of you, and here's to another great year of anime! \(^▽^)/

    Kozg

  • 2023 was a wild year frl. Lot's of firsts and a lotta shockers. Here's to having a great 2024!!! ヾ(•ω•`)o

    pennyroyal_tea

  • Gojo Fans SUCK MY... WHO'S THE FRAUD NOW

    EddieLovesOP

  • watched like abt 20% of the options hehe

    pppaseo

  • Please make a category for the gayest character. It would fit perfectly with every other category and I want to see Jojo win.

    DeltaWDunn

  • 2024 will be the year of Kagurabachi trust

    YaBoiN

  • 2023 has been a really fun year

    x_maxedit

  • Stay awesome and keep smiling

    miyahara_akane

  • First year that I started watching seasonal anime and I really enjoyed it. Hope that 2024 is as good with seasonal anime.

    crissUchiha

  • Oshi No Ko and Bocchi the Rock deserved more attention

    hardyniu26

  • Pretty good Anime this year.

    Fluffy_155

  • The more animes we watching,, the more close we reach legendary status "The Wisdom of Weebs"

    JvE18

  • Humans are not necessary to animate enjoyable.

    Hacxo

  • I love Umi Sonoda

    Lord_Maximus

  • Eiai, Nano best girl

    Kat_Kot

  • Passed 69 anime days at some point. Nice 👌

    U-81

  • Whoever you are, wherever you go, the release of Anime you like will always be slow

    marmelade087

  • While choosing the options, I realized that I haven't watched anime this year. All the options were foreign to me (°Д°)

    Free_Roam

  • Oshi no Ko anime of the year 💯

    Shiroe1210

  • What a time to be alive!

    Shadowbane2002

  • I hope i can be a better person in 2024. Cheers.

    Xavion

  • Great year for anime!!! But I hate jjk manga readers for spoiling every single major plot point to me R. I. P. Nanami

    BlazikenBurst

  • <(*-*)>

    x3KawaiiCookie

  • \^^/

    Quilldren

  • Anime is the GOAT

    JoeJoeChill

  • there'll be better years

    Hace_Itoka34

  • why no solo leveling -.- :C

    Drachennebel

  • IT'S TIME TO RESIGN AND LIVE FREEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

    rainnrei

  • I watched so little anime lul

    chasarooni

  • Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? Caught in a landslide, no escape from reality Open your eyes, look up to the skies and see I'm just a poor boy, I need no sympathy Because I'm easy come, easy go, little high, little low Any way the wind blows doesn't really matter to

    mooni_ace

  • "touch some grass"

    ycn_blake

  • This year has been a good one for anime and manga 👀

    PotatoTheOtaku19

  • Shinzo wo Sasageyo!

    Kingu_Satan

What is the MAL Yearbook?

MAL Yearbook is an annual project where MyAnimeList members can reflect on the past year of anime. Using categories selected from the community and winners decided by you, together we will create a special digital MAL Yearbook that we can enjoy in years to come.

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