|TV||Anime which have episodes of 15 minutes or more in length and broadcast on television.|
|TV Short||Anime which are under 15 minutes in length and broadcast on television.|
|Movie||Anime that have originally been released at theaters.|
|Special||Specials that have been included in DVD/Blu-ray releases, picture dramas, pilots, etc.|
|OVA (Original Video Animation)||Anime that have been released directly on DVD/Blu-ray without originally going through a theatrical release or television broadcast.|
|ONA (Original Net Animation)||Anime that have been originally released online or are only available through streaming services.|
|Manga||Professionally published manga with more than one chapter.|
|Light Novel||Light novels.|
|One-Shot||Manga with just one chapter. This includes pilots for manga that were published fully afterward.|
<aside> ⚠️ WARNING Doujinshi, Manhua, and Manhwa are not separate formats on AniList. Instead, you have to toggle the Self-Published option for doujinshi or change the Country Of Origin for manhua and manhwa.
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|Original||The work was not adapted from any other form of media.|
|Anime||The work was adapted from anime.|
|Manga||The work was adapted from manga.|
|Light Novel||The work was adapted from a light novel.|
|Web Novel||The work was adapted from a web novel.|
|Novel||The work was adapted from a novel.|
|Doujinshi||The work was adapted from a doujinshi.|
|Visual Novel||The work was adapted from a visual novel.|
|Video Game||The work was adapted from a video game.|
|Comic||The work was adapted from a comic that isn't permitted on the site.|
|Live Action||The work was adapted from a live action production.|
|Game||The work was adapted from a non-video game, e.g. board game.|
|Multimedia Project||The work was released as part of a multimedia project or adapted from a multimedia project.|
|Picture Book||The work was adapted from a picture book.|