These are the series, both good and bad, that deserve to at least be given that cursory glance in order to know what works, and what barely limps to the finish line after suffering several fatal heart attacks.
Nisemonogatari was nice looking but bad. Black Rock Shooter Had a good idea but it need like 40 episodes to do it and with only 8 you are better of looking at the OVA. Another was ok I found it very annoying at the end though.
Nisemonogatari was good, but it really increased the pervertedness and fan service from Bakemonogatari, which had enough anyway. Plus, it's hard to purge the toothbrush scene from my mind.
for me it's been a long time since i had a "best anime of.."
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