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2017 has arrived and various anime for this winter have already made their debut. The website “Anime! Anime!” ran a survey from January 5th – 9th 2017 to see what anime fans will be watching.
941 participants responsed to the survey. The respondents consisted of slightly more men than women, with many teenagers (over 40%), and people in their 20s (20%), 30s (10%) and 40s (10%).
The 1st place was Natsume Akatsuki’s “KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! 2” (Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 2). KonoSuba 2 is a TV anime based on a series of light novels and its first season aired from January to March 2016. “KonoSuba 2” is very popular and almost half of the respondents said they were planning to watch it, with a massive 70% of the male respondents answering with this series.
The 2nd place was “Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Impure King Arc” which is based on Kazue Katou’s dark fantasy serial manga published in “Jump Square.” “Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Impure King Arc” is a new series and it has been five years since the first TV