Grave of the Fireflies: *Main character dies immediately. Flashback to his last days on earth. *Bomb dropped, house destroyed. *Kids find mother in a hospital wrapped head to toe in bandages. She dies. *Relatives treat kids like crap. Woman nags little boy to 登録する military. *Children become homeless, live in a cave. *Sister (a toddler) dies of malnutrition. *Boy learns that his father's plane was shot down.
Barefoot Gen: *Bomb drops on town. Children, babies, & a dog are burnt up, liquefied, & showered with shards of glass. *Main character loses his home. *Caved-in roof crushes dads skull. *Mother watches helplessly as her children burn to death. Stress causes premature birth of child. *Boy starts to 表示する the same symptoms as a man he watched die of radiation poisoning. 安全, 安全です bet he has cancer now. *Boy & adopted brother get jobs to buy ミルク for the baby because the mother has no 食 to make milk. The baby dies of starvation.
There is absolutely no scene (other than the Code Geass R2 ending) that is もっと見る tear-jerking than this ending scene to エンジェル Beats. (Though I think some of the feeling was ロスト with the translation and terrible dub.)