Yeah, for every predictable one I made (Such as Afro Samurai vs. Samurai Champloo and Haruhi Suzumiya vs. Lucky Star) I also made sure to do completely different ones (Such as Speed Racer vs. Mushi-Shi and Ouran Highschool Hostclub vs. Trigun)
The animation was outsourced to taiwanese and japanese animation studios. So technically, it is an anime. Just because it's not kawaii or sparkly or yaoi or the characters have huge tumorous eyeballs, doesn't mean it's not an anime.
Personally I think IG is a good thing for the cesspool that anime is