Kotaku has posted their Ten Awesome Anime Openings and Endings from Winter 2014, and two of our titles made the list: Noragami and Nobunagun!

 

Let’s learn a little bit more about these shows and why they’re so awesome.

 

 

Song: Goya no Machiawase

Artist: Hello Sleepwalkers

 

Noragami synopsis:

Yato may just be a minor god now, but he’s determined to make it big and he’s got a plan. Unfortunately, things just don’t seem to be going his way. He doesn’t have a single shrine dedicated to him, his partner has just quit, and now he’s got to find a new divine weapon. Just when things look bleak, he meets a girl named Hiyori and changes her life forever.

 

New episodes every Sunday at 11am ET on http://funimation.com/noragami

 

 

Song: Respect for the Dead Man

Artist: Pay money To my Pain

 

Nobunagun synopsis:

History and fantasy collide in this thrilling new series from the director of Sgt. Frog and the studio that brought you Fairy Tail! Ogura Sio’s world changes forever when her school trip to Taiwan is interrupted by a surprise monster attack! Her life is miraculously spared by the arrival of a clandestine government agency that battles the army of monsters with weapons possessed by the spirits of historical figures. Only a select few, the E-Gene Holders, are capable of harnessing the power of this supernatural weaponry, and Sio’s valiant attempt to rescue a friend reveals her as one of the chosen few destined to play a vital role in the war to save humanity!

 

New episodes every Sunday at 10am ET on http://funimation.com/nobunagun

 

What do you think? Does a kickass OP or ED make you more interested in watching a series?

 

To check out Kotaku’s complete list, click here.

 

We’re really surprised that Space Dandy‘s epic opening did not wind up on this list. Dandy’s been ranting about it all day.