A ranking of the anime most likely to induce fits of tears in the viewer provides some choice sad, sad anime.
1. Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica
3. Angel Beats!
4. Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Boku-tachi wa Mada Shiranai
6. Code Geass
7. Gundam Seed
9. Natsume’s Book of Friends
This is list is rather strange in its own way, but I couldn't really argue. It has also made me realise that there have been a lot of lists like this lately, mostly all the same too ........ Maybe these people just like polls?