Which parody is the most popular? Watchmojo ranked the “Top 10 Anime Parody Scenes”:

Ranking first is the “Fist of the North Star” parodied in “Gintama.” In episode 183, the OP mimicked the Cyborg Original.

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Coming in second is from “30-sai no Hoken Taiiku”, parodying the “Virgin Balls” instead of “Genki Balls” from Dragon Ball Z; third is the Kyoto Anime “Raki Suta”, borrowing elements from Public Road Race manga “Initial D”.

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The rest of the raking goes as follows (Parody – Source):

4. Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma – Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure

5. Sgt. Frog  – Neon Genesis Evangelion

6. Osomatsu-san – Attack on Titan

7: Gintama – Neon Genesis Evangelion

8. Hayate the Combat Butler  – YuGiOh!

9. No Matter How I Look at It, It’s You Guys’ … – Death Note

10. Gintama – Dragon Ball Z

Gintama ranks the most often as the parody, while popular sources include “Fist of the North Star”, “Dragon Ball Z”, “Neon Genesis Evalgelion”.