'First Published on Manga. Tokyo'
2016 was a good year for anime based on light novels, with such series as Re:Zero Kara Hajimaru Isekai no Seikatsu and Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!. This hasn’t died down in 2017, with Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo! 2 and Youko Senki airing in the winter season. Currently-airing anime based on light novels include Eromanga-sensei and Sagrada Reset
Our friends at Anime!Anime! decided to ask their readers ‘What Novel Do You Wish Were Turned Into an Anime?’ The survey was split into two sections, with one covering light novels and one covering regular novels. Each category had 20 options, which were chosen based on the response over at their official twitter account.
The survey took place from 11 – 16 April 2017 and received a total of 2584 respondents. The ratio between male and female respondents was fairly even, swinging ever so slightly in favor of males. About 30% of the respondents were under 20, 40% in their 20s and 20% in their 30s.
■ 1st Place goes to Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken (Regarding Reincarnation as Slime)
Votes were split due to the number of options, and only the top 4 surpassed 100 votes. The work