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

  • High school – the ultimate slice of life anime. Thanks to everyone for making my story one worth watching. See you in the next season!

    kirito7248

  • haha 23' was fun tbh

    ijumi_kookie

  • There are some potholes in life that you cannot avoid You just have to embrace for them -GOAT0010

    GOAT0010

  • Poop haven't even seen most of these ting

    Fools_Gold

  • I am ATOMIC! ~a cerirtain background character nobody cares about~

    NuclearJunkrat

  • Without love, the truth cannot be seen.

    Emillian

  • More Yuri and furry would have been appreciated.

    stwix

  • Return to Anime Before it is too late.

    GohanZ

  • Happy New Year!

    Cinnamon-Donut

  • Life is like a bunch of recommended anime you never know what you are gonna get.

    Dalek_Sec

  • the selection could have been better tbh

    JaEdEnAr

  • This year of anime was Atomic!

    Herscythe

  • Frieren for life!

    SchildKaktus

  • dont h8 and donate

    adbeaver

  • Tengoku Daimakyo FOR LIFE

    OvileeDay

  • Always Remember what Dr Ligma had said, "New year gives your 365 chances to make your life better". Don't ask me who Dr Ligma is.

    GreateProtim

  • kagurabachi anime when

    Sir_Quaker

  • We are so back!

    EZGGWP

  • Life is hard watch anime to soft it

    Nafis_aulia

  • weird choices to choose from this year

    BaldorTempest

  • LEBRANZO, hop dat aaah on roblox

    Slender1350

  • Anime's cool but have you read the manga?

    gautrstafr

  • In 2023 I beat cancer twice and it might not be the last time I have to, unfortunately. Anyone who is going through something similar, best of luck to you, you'll get through it! Sincerely wish everyone to stay healthy so we can all enjoy anime for years to come. <3

    RikkasThighs

  • Is my quote great because it made the yearbook, or is the yearbook great because it has my quote.

    Dammykad

  • The world may be going down the drain but anime is at least pretty good.

    ILIII

  • I Hope Friren can win anime this year

    Maezumi

  • i crave buldak noodles so much

    xhugo

  • "You are my special"

    Wakarimas-en

  • it was nice year

    sbr_ahmed

  • 2023, the year where the "One Piece" still isn't found.

    Feliuss

  • One piece isn't long enough!!

    cobie20026

  • So many shows, not all of them good.

    hopelesspotato

  • 2023 was very entertaining, I am blessed. 2024 is going to be insane.

    ToMM3R

  • Beyound the Journey.

    ARYN_to

  • And they COOKED it this year!

    TroublingConcern

  • “Nah I’d win”

    I_AM_ASAIN_999

  • Full of fun. Let's repeat!

    Roy0323

  • I’m thankful for having the power of god and anime on my side.

    sSh1ne

  • The anime of the year is one piece or jjk and the best opening is MFG ghost.

    mumeiii33

  • I like the anime this year

    Dragonvise

  • Big thanks to all the bad anime this year. You only made me suffer through 1 episode before I dropped you. I’ll always forget you

    TomAquinas

  • Are we ready to rrrumble?

    Kamira00

  • first time join this, sankyou !!

    Im_rel

  • I haven’t watched half of these shows

    Amusa0001

  • Once someone said anime is childish they will never watch itnow look who is here and watching non stop

    Sulna

  • Emul is missing in cuddle section.

    Fluffpai

  • Well this year was a memeorable year for me in animanga society.Although some isekai were mid but there were many blockbusters like the emotional shingeki no kyojin last episode being emotional,kny katankaji no sato hen 1st episode,jjk`s tragic shibuya arc and many more.Thanks !

    mkid57

  • Nice Year

    Phjaschke

  • Same 🍃 new year

    0nuR873

  • Happy to be an anime fan

    IndianWeeb

  • Fuzzy happy year

    YeeYeeSmartDumb

  • This year, there are so many good anime to watch, hopefully next year will be the same. in this nomination, there are many anime that I don't know, so I don't really enjoy this vote, but never mind, I will still use this site as my benchmark to choose which anime I will watch.

    Alvin4134

  • Got so many animes that I'll definitely rewatch

    Oishy_14

  • TU TU RU OKARIN

    Pitsilizater

  • Nigerundayo into the new year

    Gabija222

  • For more anime in this 2024 :)

    -BOLT-

  • Wake up to REALITY!! everything doesn't goes as planned in this acursed world.

    ADJUDICATE567

  • Migi+Dali

    Jwoodzy

  • Don't You Dare Go Hollow

    Noobmixups

  • Mahito did nothing wrong

    Jager0101

  • Nah, I'd win.

    o0OpeanutsO0o

  • Best anime year ever!!!

    lavarose

  • TSUKASA-CHAN KAWAIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII NINO IS BEST GIRLLLLLLLL

    YagamiL007

  • This year come with a remarkable anime from great studios with top notch quality of anime and it is still pretty impressive to see an old anime came back from 30 years ago with bunch of surprise and being another great year of an anime.

    yoloono_2

  • Anna Yamada and Kyotaro Ichikawa not being an option for cutest couple is wildSS

    ironmental

  • What a fantastic year for new anime, I found multiple new favorites in this batch of seasonals! The only thing that could make 2024 a better anime year is more good Shoujo adaptations :')

    ferrepls

  • “Stress makes you bald, but it's stressful to avoid stress, so you end up stressed out anyway. In the end, there's nothing you can do.” - Gintoki Sakata

    PurplKoolaid510

  • We need more banger OP, 2023 honestly didn't have that much impact on me on the OST side.

    Noccatics

  • W year

    Dexer111

  • Why idol is not a choice for the best op

    siclab

  • Don't be ashamed to watch anime, because there are many people out there who like to watch other people's mistakes

    null_jpg

  • ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ Live with anime ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    GerFanzeh

  • 2023 was so fun because of all these wonderful anime. Every season with every new anime. It's was so so so exciting.

    shruti_g

  • maomao is so hot

    tayXDc

  • Loved Frieren!

    MayorD

  • I think I ate too much anime this year...

    AidenWatches

  • Very intresting year of anime.

    Kagenoukage

  • It was a year ✌️

    DylanStait

  • Jjk and pluto carried

    NotGoldxn

  • Idk, just enjoy anime!

    MilanesaConPure

  • 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

  • Komarin! Komarin! Komarin!

    timister123

  • 2025 is gonna be my year

    xPerSeNN

  • This year has been amazing.

    Wafflexd978

  • You are my special

    shadownater

  • For for solo leveling next year guys -solo leveling enjoyer

    Sung_is_hot

  • Raise your words not your voice.It is the rain that grows the flower not the thunder.

    Saphhh

  • Time flies when a million new animes drop every season

    MR_Djenssen

  • Please keep bringing the sequels of high rating anime Japanese industry and keep it up on the animations! Also, could you bring up a cool anime entirely based on dragon mysteries which includes cool dragon designs and moments!! And thank you! Anime makes my stressful day easy.

    RupinS123

  • Throughout the pans and batter, I alone am the waffled one.

    husking_

  • As usual this year was also filled with lots of good animes that filled my heart with happiness!!

    mahimarao24

  • To better anime!

    Valyy

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

    Free_Roam

  • Naruto no.1 anime lifetime.

    JohnnyBanger45

  • If anything goes wrong, and the world descends into chaos, blame Himmel. He is a cruel human who has taken not only my soul but also those of many others. Damn you, Himmel 3

    27sel

  • "Kamikatsu is the best comedy ever made."

    Capella_Chan

  • this year has been a year for sure!

    warriorcatpaw

  • 2023 was a wonderful year for me 🤍 Loved every anime I've watched and zero regrets.

    Otaku-Max

  • "As endless stories are being created each year, there's always a anime that's just for that one person."

    Ugema

  • c u in 2024

    Gwv

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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