Every year, the Tokyo Anime Award Festival asks anime fans to vote on the best anime of the previous year. Today the results, which came from a total of 551,491 ballots, were released.
Without further ado, here are the winners:
Weathering With You
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
Best Original Work/Screenplay:
Koyoharu Gotoge (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
Makoto Shinkai (Weathering With You)
Akira Matsushima (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
Mikiko Watanabe (Violet Evergarden)
Yuki Kaijura (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
Uta no Prince Sama Maji Love Kingdom
Background art award winner Mikiko Watanabe died in the 2019 Kyoto Animation arson attack.
The 2020 Tokyo Anime Award Festival itself will take place between March 13 and 16 in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, and will feature animation from around the world in competition.