Needs a better title, but this is likely to be a "miscellaneous stuff" or "just for fun" page anyway, rather than a formal trope.
A few months ago I decided to start writing up a list of different "obscurity levels" of animé series. Many tropers have already contributed to this list, though I unfortunately don't have a record of edits made to this Google document.
The list can be seen here: https://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dfkkrhvs_0gx73x7hp&pli=1
The page will be launched like this:
- at the top of the page there will be a short description of this list, followed by
- a set of instructions on how to add series to this list, followed by
- the list itself, in folders, one for each level.
The instructions are the following:
- This list pertains only to animé series. Do not include manga series that do not have animé countepart versions.
- This list is an approximate measure of obscurity/popularity of the series, specifically...
- among the English-speaking animé fandom, and...
- on the internet.
- Different adaptations of the same series that result in substantially different works and/or split fandoms, such as Go Lion and Voltron, should be listed separately. However, different language versions of what is substantially the same work should only be listed once, as that work.