»

Top 50 Best Action Comedy Anime Of All Time

 Kay SebastianKay-Updated May 27, 2022


Top Comedy Action Anime

 

Anime is filled with a ton of action series. Anime is filled with a ton of comedy series.

 

But are there any anime that has both comedy and action?

 

Well, yes there are! In fact, the medium offers a variety of shows with different concepts and premises that can give you an adrenaline rush while also making you laugh all the time.

 

That's the beauty of anime. And we have listed down 50 of the best shows from the same.

 

These works will allow you to relax and let out that steam that you have been building up for the past few weeks.

 

So let's waste no more time and hop straight into the list.

 

I hope you enjoy reading it.

 

 

50. DanMachi

 

DanMachi

 

Entity Detail
Title Dungeon ni Deai wo Motomeru no wa Machigatteiru Darou ka
Type TV
Studios J.C.Staff
Premiered Apr 4, 2015 to Jun 27, 2015
Source Light novel
MAL Score 7.601
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime belongs to the Isekai theme.

 

Therefore, a lot of you might have overlooked the beauty of it.

 

It talks about a guy who got teleported to a fantasy world.

 

And although this is pretty standard, he soon realizes that this world will have a ton of adventure in store for him.

 

He will eventually become a part of a guild.

 

And within that guild, he will have no choice but to reach out to dungeons and fight monsters.

 

However, these monsters won't be easy opponents.

 

Plus, every dungeon that he will visit, will have a lot of other problems as well.

 

After all, there's a reason why this anime is titled "Is it wrong to pick up girls in a dungeon".

 

 

 

49. Air Gear

 

Air Gear

 

Entity Detail
Title Air Gear
Type TV
Studios Toei Animation
Premiered Apr 5, 2006 to Sep 27, 2006
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.511
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime revolves around skating. Therefore, if you are into some high octane motion, give this series a try.

 

It talks about an era where skating has taken some serious turns.

 

The skates have changed shape and transformed into motorized and futuristic pieces with speed limiters.

 

And it is because of advancements like this that a community of people has arisen.

 

These daredevils are known as Storm Riders. And they don't care about safety at all.

 

They just care about fun and entertainment.

 

They will do whatever they can to increase the excitement of riding these skates.

 

However, as they do so, they will soon realize that any sport comes with an element of danger.

 

 

 

48. GetBackers

 

GetBackers

 

Entity Detail
Title GetBackers
Type TV
Studios Studio Deen
Premiered Oct 5, 2002 to Sep 20, 2003
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.601
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime deals with a lot of supernatural stuff within its narrative.

 

And when it comes to action and comedy, the supernatural is a great theme to explore and utilize in the long run.

 

GetBackers specifically talks about a duo that has unreal powers under its belt.

 

And it is because of this power that they manage to do whatever they wish to.

 

This duo includes Ginji Amano and Ban Mido.

 

And although they can do a lot of crazy stuff with their ability, they decide to use it for some cash and start a repossession service.

 

This is where it gets interesting. Because as they meet other people, their former life changes into something completely different.

 

 

 

47. Kekkaishi (TV)

 

Kekkaishi (TV)

 

Entity Detail
Title Kekkaishi (TV)
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Premiered Oct 16, 2006 to Feb 5, 2008
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.621
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Another anime with a supernatural theme revolving around it.

 

However, it is just as good as the previous one.

 

Kekkaishi talks about a rival duo named Yoshimori Sumimura and Tokine Yukimura who are heirs of their respective families.

 

Both of them are magic users. More specifically, both of them are incredible barrier magic users known as Kekkaishi.

 

Therefore, even though they are rivals, they share a lot in common.

 

However, now they must get together in order to protect their own school.

 

Spirits are getting attracted to the sacred land and there's no other way to deal with them than by stopping them.

 

This is going to be fun.

 

 

 

46. Urusei Yatsura

 

Urusei Yatsura

 

Entity Detail
Title Urusei Yatsura
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot, Studio Deen
Premiered Oct 14, 1981 to Mar 19, 1986
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.681
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

This anime will tell you the extent to which the series is willing to go to make sure that the viewers laugh.

 

It talks about a guy named Ataru Moroboshi who is known for being quite unlucky with his approach.

 

Things never go down properly when he is involved.

 

And that's what makes him a subject of humor and entertainment from fans all around the globe.

 

For this series specifically, he is chosen to be a savior for the earth.

 

He must win a video game that will eventually save him and his planet from alien invasion.

 

If he fails, he is gone for good. However, if he succeeds, he will be able to save every single person he has met so far in his life.

 

This will be interesting.

 

 

 

45. Pokemon

 

Pokemon

 

Entity Detail
Title Pokemon
Type TV
Studios OLM
Premiered Apr 1, 1997 to Nov 14, 2002
Source Game
MAL Score 7.341
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This series needs absolutely no introduction. After all, it is one of the highest-grossing media franchises of all time.

 

It talks about a world where monsters exist in the form of pets.

 

And they can also be used as subjects of training in order to compete in tournaments.

 

Ash Ketchum is our main character who is on the journey to become the Pokemon Champion.

 

However, this isn't going to be easy. Since there are countless Pokemon and unreal numbers of Pokemon trainers, he would need to refine himself to become the absolute monster that he wishes to be.

 

And let's just say that being the best, requires a lot more effort than any of us might expect.

 

 

 

44. Ueki no Housoku

 

Ueki no Housoku

 

Entity Detail
Title Ueki no Housoku
Type TV
Studios Studio Deen
Premiered Apr 4, 2005 to Mar 27, 2006
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.751
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

Just by reading the synopsis, you will realize how entertaining and amazing this anime is.

 

After all, it has the element of action in Kgs within its narrative.

 

It talks about a tournament where God is the coordinator.

 

He had decided to ask all 100 candidates to select 1 middle schooler and give him or her a special, unique power.

 

Then, those middle schoolers will be competing in a battle.

 

And as they do so, they will be able to represent their respective God and have a chance at winning the tournament.

 

If they do, the respective God candidate will become the successor.

 

This is where all the fun begins. Because this is where imagination goes wild and beyond.

 

 

 

43. Shaman King

 

Shaman King

 

Entity Detail
Title Shaman King
Type TV
Studios Xebec
Premiered Jul 4, 2001 to Sep 25, 2002
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.781
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

Shaman King is one of the classics when it comes to action-comedy.

 

Therefore, we can't help but love it as it comes our way.

 

It revolves around the concept of Shamans and happens to focus on one of them.

 

He is a 13-year-old Shama who has an interesting teammate.

 

He is a samurai warrior spirit, known for having the strength to fight a ton of other evil spirits.

 

The work of this duo is to get across land by fighting other spirits.

 

And as they do so, they get closer and closer to the final destination.

 

What's the destination? Well, read the title. It is to become the next Shaman King.

 

That's why this anime will give you the goosebumps that you need.

 

 

 

42. Heartcatch Precure!

 

Heartcatch Precure!

 

Entity Detail
Title Heartcatch Precure!
Type TV
Studios Toei Animation
Premiered Feb 7, 2010 to Jan 30, 2011
Source Original
MAL Score 7.791
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime is for anyone who enjoys their magical girls' shows.

 

Therefore, I bet you will like it one way or another.

 

The series talks about a timid girl named Tsubomi who has nothing to do with life, other than having a passionate outlook toward flowers.

 

Therefore, she decides to focus on them. However, soon enough, she gets involved in various activities that lead her to become a magical girl.

 

Moreover, as she becomes a magical girl, she comes across the truth of the evil organization and focuses on resisting them.

 

This might be the push that she needed in her life to come out as a stronger and better person in life.

 

This is where the fun begins.

 

 

 

41. Kekkai Sensen & Beyond

 

Kekkai Sensen & Beyond

 

Entity Detail
Title Kekkai Sensen & Beyond
Type TV
Studios Bones
Premiered Oct 8, 2017 to Dec 24, 2017
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.851
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Focusing on the life of Leonardo Watch, the show talks about him getting one of the Strongest forms of eyes known as The All-Seeing Eyes Of The Gods.

 

However, to obtain that, he had to give up on his sister's eyesight.

 

Soon enough, he migrated to a new region in order to take part in a special organization called Libra.

 

This group takes care of monsters and terrorists that are a threat to society.

 

And with Leonardo's new powers, this is going to be quite interesting to watch and admire.

 

As you can see, the anime has a ton of action within its narrative.

 

And let's just say that the comedy is hidden inside the story.

 

Watch it to find out.

 

 

 

40. Igano Kabamaru

 

Igano Kabamaru

 

Entity Detail
Title Igano Kabamaru
Type TV
Studios Group TAC
Premiered Oct 20, 1983 to Mar 29, 1984
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.851
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

How will it feel to live in a completely new environment?

 

An environment where you can't even breathe like you used to?

 

Well, that's exactly what this anime deals with.

 

It talks about a guy named Kagemaru who is known for his appetite.

 

In fact, he is now known as Kabamaru because of his insane love of food and so, he has gained quite a lot of recognition.

 

Either way, he is an incredible ninja from the Iga province who has lost his grandfather.

 

Therefore, he decided to take the next step and move on with his life by migrating to Tokyo with one of his Grandfather's acquaintances.

 

However, it won't be easy for a Ninja to live a life like this one in a hi-tech city like Tokyo.

 

 

39. Soul Eater

 

Soul Eater

 

Entity Detail
Title Soul Eater
Type TV
Studios Bones
Premiered Apr 7, 2008 to Mar 30, 2009
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.861
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

The name is quite self-explanatory if you ask me.

 

And let's just say that the premise is also what you are expecting it to be.

 

The show talks about a school named Shibusen.

 

Here, a group of students studies in order to become Demon Hunters.

 

A guy named Maka happens to have a partner named Soul.

 

And this duo will take on the others using their combined power.

 

Soul can transform into a scythe whenever it wishes to.

 

And this allows Maka to have a strong weapon at his disposal all the time.

 

They must go on and focus on their academics, in order to make sure that they reserve their place as a demon hunter.

 

This is going to get very interesting very soon.

 

 

38. Seihou Bukyou Outlaw Star

 

Seihou Bukyou Outlaw Star

 

Entity Detail
Title Seihou Bukyou Outlaw Star
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Premiered Jan 9, 1998 to Jun 26, 1998
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.861
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

This anime is set in an interplanetary system.

 

Therefore, it is important for you to control your love for space sci-fi.

 

It talks about an aspiring boy named Gene Starwind.

 

This seemingly normal boy wishes to pilot his own ship.

 

And although this might not be a far-fetched dream, it will be particularly interesting to see him attain it as he tries to move ahead in his monotonous life.

 

He is currently working with James Hawking as a small worker who does odd jobs for a living.

 

And all of this is taking place on Sentinel III which is a small planet, to begin with.

 

Will Starwind be able to attain his dream of soaring the high skies filled with those gorgeous stars?

 

Let's find out.

 

 

37. Durarara

 

Durarara

 

Entity Detail
Title Durarara!!
Type TV
Studios Brain's Base
Premiered Jan 8, 2010 to Jun 25, 2010
Source Light novel
MAL Score 8.151
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Filled with high-octane action and a ton of fun, we have Durarara.

 

The show talks about a gang called Dollars. And this gang functions behind the curtains of Ikebukuro.

 

Our main cast is part of this organization and a lot of dangerous activities might be taking place in the background.

 

And as it does, things get even more interesting and fascinating.

 

The riders in the city are going to cause a ton of chaos.

 

And amidst all of that, the Dollar organization must strive their best so they can attain what they wish to without any hassle.

 

However, let's just say that this city is not a place where things will work as fluidly as we might expect.

 

If you haven't watched the anime, give it a go.

 

 

36. Beelzebub

 

Beelzebub

 

Entity Detail
Title Beelzebub
Type TV
Studios Pierrot Plus
Premiered Jan 9, 2011 to Mar 25, 2012
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.891
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime is filled with a ton of cuteness and comedy.

 

However, action is also one of the most vibrant genres of the series.

 

It talks about a cute kid named Beelzebub who seems to be nothing different than a young version of Zoro.

 

However, in reality, he is a demon. More specifically, he is the young son of the Great Demon King.

 

Wow. And now, our main character Oga Tatsumi is engaged with him forever.

 

He is part of a juvenile school and stands as the strongest one there.

 

However, no matter how strong he is, he is still a human.

 

And that's why the presence of this beast in the form of a kid is quite frightening for everyone in the anime.

 

Let's see how it goes for our characters.

 

 

35. Tiger & Bunny

 

Tiger & Bunny

 

Entity Detail
Title Tiger & Bunny
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Premiered Apr 3, 2011 to Sep 18, 2011
Source Original
MAL Score 7.921
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This is a mech-oriented version of My Hero Academia. At least that's how you can oversimplify it.

 

The show talks about a city where heroes exist.

 

And they work their face-off to make sure that they can save people and eventually earn Hero points.

 

While solving cases is one way to earn Hero Points, having sponsors is also a way to get those rewards.

 

Therefore, every hero tries to work as efficiently as they can, with the power they have in order to stand at the top.

 

The show focuses on a hero named Wild Tiger who has suddenly decided to be with a rookie.

 

And this newbie seems to have a completely new idea about how things work for everyone in this world.

 

 

34. Tennis no Ouji-Sama

 

Tennis no Ouji-sama

 

Entity Detail
Title Tennis no Ouji-sama
Type TV
Studios Trans Arts
Premiered Oct 10, 2001 to Mar 23, 2005
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.891
Duration 22 min. per ep.

 

The title seems to give you a good idea of what the anime is about.

 

I hope you like it. The show talks about the journey of a guy named Echizen Ryouma.

 

He is an incredible tennis player whose skills are no less than a prodigy.

 

However, because his father was a pro player, he has been living under his shadow for a while now.

 

It is up to him to get back on track and gain an image of his own.

 

And that's exactly what he strives for in his new high school.

 

With his new teammates and incredible peer group, Ryouma will find a style of his own and put an end to the shadow that had been following him all his life.

 

This is what will change the game for him forever.

 

Let's see how it goes for our boy.

 

 

33. Bungou Stray Dogs

 

Bungou Stray Dogs

 

Entity Detail
Title Bungou Stray Dogs
Type TV
Studios Bones
Premiered Apr 7, 2016 to Jun 23, 2016
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.801
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

This anime is filled with some insane action scenes and characters.

 

Therefore, hardcore action fans must give it a try for sure.

 

It talks about a guy named Atsushi whose life turned upside down when he was expelled from his family.

 

Thereafter, he was sitting around a river when he noticed a man dying.

 

He decided to help him and that changed his life forever.

 

He is now part of an organization that involves some of the finest detectives.

 

And now, it's up to Atsushi and his new friends to take care of all the mishaps in this city.

 

Maybe they all share a strong connection.

 

And this connection will trail all of them together and give us a case we have never seen before.

 

 

32. Drifters

 

Drifters

 

Entity Detail
Title Drifters
Type TV
Studios Hoods Drifters Studio
Premiered Oct 7, 2016 to Dec 23, 2016
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.921
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

This anime qualifies as an Isekai. However, unlike the other works, this one is a lot more action-focused and story-oriented.

 

It talks about a samurai named Shimazu Toyohisa who has been a part of an extremely important Battle Of Sekigahara.

 

He was fighting for his life and yet didn't manage to succeed.

 

In the end, he got teleported to a completely new world.

 

Here, he has been placed alongside other legendary fighters of his realm.

 

And now, they all must fight each other, in order to survive and come out on top.

 

However, this isn't going to be as easy as it may sound.

 

Every single person standing there is an elite warrior of his or her realm.

 

That's what makes them worthy.

 

 

31. Eyeshield 21

 

Eyeshield 21

 

Entity Detail
Title Eyeshield 21
Type TV
Studios Gallop
Premiered Apr 6, 2005 to Mar 19, 2008
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.941
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

This anime focuses on the lifestyle that a football player experiences.

 

And this isn't exactly the most relaxing work either. It talks about a guy named Sena who has been bullied all his life.

 

However, this turned out to be a blessing in disguise when he was changed from an errand boy to an elite football player.

 

How? Because he managed to become an extremely fast mover in his sport.

 

This is where the fun begins. Once a bullied kid is now going to compete against some of the strongest and most impressive football players of all time.

 

And as he does so, things might start taking shape for him and his sport.

 

This is what makes the anime so good.

 

 

30. Kurenai no Buta

 

Kurenai no Buta

 

Entity Detail
Title Kurenai no Buta
Type Movie
Studios Studio Ghibli
Premiered 1992-07-18 00:00:00
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.961
Duration 1 hr. 33 min.

 

Porco Rosso is one of the most notable movies of its generation.

 

And there's no denying that it has an incredible blend of action and comedy in its narrative.

 

It talks about a guy who was an elite pilot in his prime days.

 

However, things changed when he got cursed and turned into a pig.

 

After the world war, depression seems to be a major problem.

 

Therefore, aerial pirates are rising every day.

 

That's when the services provided by this pig named Porco Rosso will be viable.

 

However, this isn't going to be as simple as it may sound.

 

After all, this man has gone through a lot. And as time passes, things will get more and more difficult.

 

 

29. Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha A's

 

Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha A's

 

Entity Detail
Title Mahou Shoujo Lyrical Nanoha A's
Type TV
Studios Seven Arcs
Premiered Oct 2, 2005 to Dec 25, 2005
Source Original
MAL Score 7.981
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

Just as the title suggests, this work focuses on Magical Girls.

 

Therefore, comedy is a given. However, what about the action?

 

Well, let's take a look. The series focuses on a girl named Nanoha who heard the cries of a being from the outside.

 

She realized that the earth is in danger because of evil seeds that are scattered all around.

 

Therefore, she must seal all the 21 seeds to make sure that the planet is away from all the evil captured inside the seeds.

 

However, this isn't as straightforward as it may sound. Fate has something else in store for our girl Nanoha.

 

And this approach is going to get a lot more complex and agitating as time passes by.

 

 

28. FLCL

 

FLCL

 

Entity Detail
Title FLCL
Type OVA
Studios Gainax, Production I.G
Premiered Apr 26, 2000 to Mar 16, 2001
Source Original
MAL Score 8.031
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

FLCL is pure randomness. And there's no way anyone can deny that.

 

It does have a ton of action. However, it also has a ton of comedy as well.

 

And most importantly, it has a ton of hidden themes that require extreme concentration and knowledge from the viewer to figure out.

 

The series talks about a kid whose brother is in a foreign country now so his girlfriend stays with this kid.

 

However, as they spend time together, things start to get interesting between them.

 

And to make things even more interesting, a girl from the sky shows up and becomes close to this kid as well.

 

Moreover, this kid can somehow summon a giant mech from his head?

 

What? Yeah, told you it was all randomness.

 

 

27. D.Gray-man

 

D.Gray-man

 

Entity Detail
Title D.Gray-man
Type TV
Studios TMS Entertainment
Premiered Oct 3, 2006 to Sep 30, 2008
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.041
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

The show talks about a guy named Allen Walker who seems to have received a curse.

 

His eye isn't as normal as you might expect. And his life is even more complex.

 

Currently, he lives with only one goal in his mind.

 

And that is to put an end to Akuma. So what is Akuma?

 

Well, they are weapons created by Millenium Earth, an organization that seems to put an end to humanity.

 

Our boy Allen won't let that happen and so, he is on his way to make sure that Millenium Earth is put to an end.

 

He meets more people who share the same dream and they all work together to achieve the goal.

 

However, as time passes by, some unforeseen mystery starts to surface.

 

 

26. Full Metal Panic

 

Full Metal Panic

 

Entity Detail
Title Full Metal Panic!
Type TV
Studios Gonzo
Premiered Jan 8, 2002 to Jun 18, 2002
Source Light novel
MAL Score 7.641
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime focuses on the life of two individuals.

 

First is our boy Sousuke Sagara who has been refined to be a soldier and was raised on the battlefield.

 

Next up is Kaname Chidori who is living her life like a normal girl in a normal high school.

 

However, things will start to get interesting when Sousuke will be assigned the task of caretaker Kaname.

 

She is a potent individual and her proper upbringing is important.

 

However, for someone who has faced war all his life, living in a normal school might not be the easiest task.

 

And that's where all the fun begins. If you haven't watched the anime, you should give it a try at least once.

 

That's how good it is.

 

 

25. Kill la Kill

 

Kill la Kill

 

Entity Detail
Title Kill la Kill
Type TV
Studios Trigger
Premiered Oct 4, 2013 to Mar 28, 2014
Source Original
MAL Score 8.081
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime is filled with high-octane action along with some cultured scenes.

 

Therefore, it is important for us to give it a try at least once.

 

Kill la Kill is an original anime that focuses on a girl named Matoi Ryuko whose father was killed.

 

She is on a mission to find her father's killer and to do that, she ends up at an academy.

 

Her intuition says that this academy has answers to all her questions.

 

And so, she steps in. However, the students happen to have supernatural powers, and reaching out to the student council president seems impossible.

 

That is until Ryuuko found her own supernatural power hidden in the corners of her house.

 

This is going to get really interesting.

 

 

24. City Hunter

 

City Hunter

 

Entity Detail
Title City Hunter
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Premiered Apr 6, 1987 to Mar 28, 1988
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.921
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

This show is just what it sounds like. An anime about a hunter from the cities.

 

However, in execution, it is a lot more appealing.

 

The anime talks about a guy named Ryo Saeba who is known for being the City Hunter.

 

He takes care of all the dangerous business of normal people.

 

And this allows him to be an exceptional individual for all kinds of activities.

 

His skills with weapons are a force to be reckoned with.

 

However, his skills with women are even more dangerous.

 

And so, it becomes crucial for Kaori to get a hold of him every once in a while.

 

Or else, he might end up reaching places she doesn't want him to.

 

This series has some good stuff hidden in it. Give it a go.

 

 

23. Shijou Saikyou no Deshi Kenichi

 

Shijou Saikyou no Deshi Kenichi

 

Entity Detail
Title Shijou Saikyou no Deshi Kenichi
Type TV
Studios TMS Entertainment
Premiered Oct 7, 2006 to Sep 30, 2007
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.091
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

This anime is known for its action and comedy.

 

Therefore, it was bound to appear on this list, no matter what.

 

It talks about a guy named Kenichi whose life was filled with pain, misery, and bullying.

 

He had nothing to look forward to. That is until a girl showed up.

 

And this girl will place Kenichi, on the path of Martial Arts.

 

Soon enough, he gets to learn special martial arts in a mysterious Dojo.

 

And as time passes by, he gets better at it.

 

Soon enough, he becomes an incredible warrior, and his life changes forever.

 

However, what makes him so special is nothing but his hard work, dedication, and skill.

 

There's nothing more satisfying than watching a man with dedication take the crown.

 

 

22. Dorohedoro

 

Dorohedoro

 

Entity Detail
Title Dorohedoro
Type TV
Studios MAPPA
Premiered Jan 13, 2020 to Mar 30, 2020
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.091
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

This anime might give you nightmares as well as stomach aches.

 

It talks about a world called Hole where Wizards show up to test their magic.

 

And let's just say that this place is messed up, to say the least.

 

It doesn't have any law or order. And so, people end up dying, every now and then.

 

Moreover, as the show progresses, we get to see some brutal accidents and events taking place.

 

These are the reasons why things never feel so good here.

 

And our main character Kaiman is on a mission here.

 

He wishes to figure out his own identity and get a hold of his past.

 

He knows nothing about himself. However, he is striving to his maximum to make sure that he remembers what he was before becoming a lizard.

 

 

21. Black Butler

 

Black Butler

 

Entity Detail
Title Kuroshitsuji
Type TV
Studios A-1 Pictures
Premiered Oct 3, 2008 to Mar 27, 2009
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.711
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Black Butler is filled with Handsome men who will give an experience you can't forget.

 

Therefore, it is important to give this anime a try, at least once.

 

The show talks about a boy named Ciel Phantomhive who may seem like a normal Gentleman at first.

 

However, he has bet his soul to Micheal Sebastian. And this makes him quite an interesting character.

 

You see, as time passes by, Ciel's death comes closer.

 

And once it will hit the mark, his soul will be devoured by Micheal with a passion.

 

And even though they both know the end result, they spend their time with focus and determination.

 

This relationship gets more and more interesting.

 

And soon enough, we will get to see an intriguing example of character development in the show.

 

 

20. Samurai Champloo

 

Samurai Champloo

 

Entity Detail
Title Samurai Champloo
Type TV
Studios Manglobe
Premiered May 20, 2004 to Mar 19, 2005
Source Original
MAL Score 8.501
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This anime belongs to the classics. And so, there's no denying that it will give you some new experiences.

 

It talks about a girl named Fuu who used to work at a bar.

 

However, she ended up causing a battle between two samurai.

 

One of them is Mugen and the other one is Jin.

 

These two were the warriors who got into a battle and now the police are searching for them.

 

With nowhere to go, they decide to accompany Fuu on her journey to find the samurai who smells of sunflowers.

 

And as they do so, they will come across multiple people, gangs, and groups.

 

Things will be dealt with with a sword.

 

And soon enough, people will lose themselves in the action that this anime has to offer.

 

 

19. Black Clover

 

Black Clover

 

Entity Detail
Title Black Clover
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot
Premiered Oct 3, 2017 to Mar 30, 2021
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.021
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

The anime community considers this anime to be one of the new big 3.

 

And to be honest, it deserves this recognition.

 

The show talks about a world where every individual born is a mage.

 

And all of them have a hold on magic. However, our boy named Asta is the only one with no magical prowess under his belt.

 

And he wishes to be the next wizard king. People laugh at him for his dreams.

 

However, fate makes it possible for him to get a hold of the magic.

 

And although he didn't receive the best magic book in the world.

 

He received a unique one. Asta may not be able to do normal magic but fate might have given him the key to getting over Black Magic.

 

This is going to be fun.

 

 

18. Gintama

 

Gintama

 

Entity Detail
Title Gintama°
Type TV
Studios Bandai Namco Pictures
Premiered Apr 8, 2015 to Mar 30, 2016
Source Manga
MAL Score 9.091
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Gintama is known for its all-around nature. It has action, drama, comedy, tragedy, etc.

 

It's a complete package. The show talks about a man named Sakata Gintoki.

 

He seems to be the guy for your odd job and will take care of it, regardless of how things go.

 

He doesn't care about rules. And those who have invaded his planet have no control over him.

 

All he wants is to get some extra cash to make ends meet.

 

And this is also how he ends up making some unique friends.

 

This group is on its journey to find its next big project.

 

And when they do so, they will realize that this relationship is not as simple as they might expect.

 

If you haven't watched Gintama yet, give it a try. You will love it.

 

 

17. Lupin III: Part 5

 

Lupin III: Part 5

 

Entity Detail
Title Lupin III: Part 5
Type TV
Studios Telecom Animation Film
Premiered Apr 4, 2018 to Sep 19, 2018
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.171
Duration 22 min. per ep.

 

This franchise is known for its high-octane entertainment.

 

And this installment specifically will be quite relatable for all of us.

 

After all, it deals with the internet. The show talks about Lupin getting his hands on some digital profit.

 

He will be having his share of the money by asking the payment gateway creator to let him have some of that cash.

 

Therefore, he is on the journey to get a hold of this creator.

 

However, things won't go as easily as they may sound.

 

After all, Lupin is not the only one behind the profits.

 

And as the show progresses, we get to see more and more people perform the immoral for the sake of money.

 

This is going to be filled with excitement.

 

 

16. Digimon Adventure

 

Digimon Adventure

 

Entity Detail
Title Digimon Adventure
Type TV
Studios Toei Animation
Premiered Mar 7, 1999 to Mar 26, 2000
Source Other
MAL Score 7.771
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Digimon needs no introduction. For many of us, this was the anime that got us hooked to the medium without us even knowing about anime.

 

It talks about a group of kids who got teleported to a new world.

 

Here, they come across pet-like monsters called Digimon and they must tame and train them to make sure that they strive in a battle.

 

Our main character comes across Agumon and now, he has the partner he needed for his journey.

 

The story continues with all our cast receiving their monsters and embarking on their adventure.

 

The sky's the limit and there are a ton of things to take care of in this world.

 

Let's see how it goes.

 

 

15. Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

 

Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

 

Entity Detail
Title Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
Type TV
Studios Gainax
Premiered Apr 1, 2007 to Sep 30, 2007
Source Original
MAL Score 8.651
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Gurren Lagann is one of the best mecha series that you can watch right now.

 

It has action, drama, and bits of ecchi as well.

 

Therefore, it deserves all your time and attention.

 

The show talks about a village that seems to have nothing outstanding in particular.

 

However, soon enough, this village will receive the most insane curse they could have imagined.

 

Giant robots making their way to this place. And stopping them would have been a nightmare if it wasn't for our main cast.

 

They ended up getting their hands on a massive mech that can take care of these intruders.

 

And this is how an unsaid battle between the two begins.

 

 

14. Trigun

 

Trigun

 

Entity Detail
Title Trigun
Type TV
Studios Madhouse
Premiered Apr 1, 1998 to Sep 30, 1998
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.231
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This show is filled with some extremely well-animated moments in its narrative.

 

Therefore, all of us should watch this anime at least once.

 

It talks about a guy named Vash The Stampede who has a bounty of 60 Billion on his head.

 

Yeah, 60 Billion. And as insane as it may sound, it is quite worthy of it.

 

After all, Vash is known for being a ruthless murderer who will put an end to everything that stands in his way.

 

However, there's only one small problem with this. It's that Vash isn't exactly a murderer.

 

Despite his image on the outside, Vash is actually a really nice guy who just wishes to enjoy his life.

 

So what exactly is going on here? Well, you need to watch the show to find out.

 

 

13. Kuroshitsuji Movie: Book of the Atlantic

 

Kuroshitsuji Movie: Book of the Atlantic

 

Entity Detail
Title Kuroshitsuji Movie: Book of the Atlantic
Type Movie
Studios A-1 Pictures
Premiered 2017-01-21 00:00:00
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.251
Duration 1 hr. 40 min.

 

This movie belongs to the Black Butler Franchise.

 

Therefore, you can expect some great experiences from it.

 

The movie talks about a society called the Aurora Society which is working its way to immortality.

 

They are trying to figure out a way to bring the dead back to life.

 

However, things aren't looking all that great for them since Ciel has got info about them.

 

Moreover, Elizabeth also seems to be on her way to the same ship where the next meeting of the Aurora Society is taking place.

 

Therefore, our boy has no choice but to get back on track and stop these idiots who are going against the laws of nature for their personal greed.

 

 

12. Great Pretender

 

Great Pretender

 

Entity Detail
Title Great Pretender
Type TV
Studios Wit Studio
Premiered Jul 9, 2020 to Dec 17, 2020
Source Original
MAL Score 8.321
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

This anime is fairly new to the catalog.

 

However, it still managed to give an experience of its own with its narrative.

 

The show talks about a guy named Makoto who has got himself in some serious trouble.

 

He meets a man named Laurant who has made him a part of a huge scam that is going on below his belt.

 

And now, Makoto's life is in constant danger.

 

However, things are going to get even more interesting as new parties, organizations, and gangs will pave their way in this situation.

 

And the predicament may be worth a hefty price of over a million dollars.

 

The anime is filled with insanity, craze, and trickery. In other words, it is filled with fun.

 

 

11. Rurouni Kenshin

 

Rurouni Kenshin

 

Entity Detail
Title Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Kenkaku Romantan
Type TV
Studios Gallop, Studio Deen
Premiered Jan 10, 1996 to Sep 8, 1998
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.301
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

Rurouni Kenshin is one of the classics that managed to become a staple in the industry.

 

It talks about a war that has ended now. And the survivors of the war have nothing to do other than regret it.

 

One of them is Kenshin Hamura whose swordsmanship is second to none in the series.

 

However, after witnessing the brutality of war, he has decided to give up on murdering someone.

 

And now, he is on a journey. A journey to save all those who are in need.

 

And this will pave the way for Kenshin to feel a bit better about the trauma.

 

And soon enough, the show will place some of the most formidable opponents in front of him.

 

 

10. Baccano!

 

Baccano!

 

Entity Detail
Title Baccano!
Type TV
Studios Brain's Base
Premiered Jul 27, 2007 to Nov 2, 2007
Source Light novel
MAL Score 8.401
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Although it is filled with a ton of action and drama, it is tough to point out where the story starts from.

 

Baccano is all about a mystery liquid that can grant incredible power to normal humans.

 

And around 20 characters are in search of this liquid.

 

However, this number includes people like small thieves and the Mafia.

 

So the competition isn't exactly fair. However, when all of them get together on a train, things start to get interesting.

 

A cold war seems to have started and things will get out of hand very quickly.

 

Let's see which group has what it takes to get their hands on this mystery liquid.

 

And let's just hope that they do so in one piece.

 

 

9. That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

 

Slime Isekai

 

Entity Detail
Title Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken
Type TV
Studios 8bit
Premiered Oct 2, 2018 to Mar 19, 2019
Source Light novel
MAL Score 8.101
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

This anime is just incredible. Absolutely incredible.

 

It talks about a guy who got stabbed in his world and got reincarnated in a new world as a slime.

 

And on the outside, this might seem like a typical Isekai premise.

 

But on the inside, it is completely different.

 

It's an incredible experience that can't be replicated again.

 

The show deals with the economy, world-building, action, drama, character development and so so much more.

 

There's no denying that this anime stands as one of the best works you can enjoy today.

 

And this is why every anime fan should watch this piece at least once in their life.

 

There's an extremely high chance that it will change their perception of Isekai altogether.

 

 

8. Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho

 

Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho

 

Entity Detail
Title Yuu Yuu Hakusho
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot
Premiered Oct 10, 1992 to Jan 7, 1995
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.451
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Another one of those classics that changed the industry altogether.

 

Yu Yu Hakusho talks about a delinquent named Yuusuke who was bound to be in hell for his bully attitude.

 

However, the spirit realm got caught off guard when he saved a kid and ended up dead in the process.

 

Now the reason for his death is a good one so the realm decided to give him an offer.

 

He will be reincarnated back in his real world if he takes care of the spirits revolving around people on Earth.

 

And so, Yuusuke meets a new group of people who will be his friends and starts working his way to the top.

 

He must safeguard all those innocent beings on earth from the evil grasp of spirits.

 

And he will do so with pride and honor.

 

 

7. Yona Of The Dawn

 

Yona Of The Dawn

 

Entity Detail
Title Akatsuki no Yona
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot
Premiered Oct 7, 2014 to Mar 24, 2015
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.041
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

This series will change the way you look at female characters.

 

And that's why it is so impressive. The anime focuses on a princess named Yona whose father was killed by her childhood crush.

 

Now, her Kingdom is getting taken over by the murderer and things are taking turns for the worse.

 

However, Yona has managed to escape the Kingdom and is now on the journey to find the four dragons.

 

Using the Power of the dragons, she will be taking back what belongs to her.

 

However, it won't be easy for a girl, who has been pampered all her life, to step out in the wild and work on her own.

 

But with the assistance of Hak, she will have the strength to do it all.

 

 

6. Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures

 

Jojo’s Bizarre Adventures

 

Entity Detail
Title JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken (TV)
Type TV
Studios David Production
Premiered Oct 6, 2012 to Apr 6, 2013
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.981
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

A franchise that needs no introduction.

 

JoJo's Bizarre Adventures is one of the most notable series that has ever existed in the anime medium.

 

And there are countless reasons for this show to be so high on our list.

 

Just as the title suggests, the anime focuses on the JoJo family and their daily life.

 

They come across some of the most unique and bizarre life situations that may never happen to you.

 

However, the way they deal with them is what makes this anime so interesting.

 

We have some of the most intelligent anime fights in this series.

 

And their focus is always on entertainment.

 

This is why JoJo's Bizarre Adventures is so popular.

 

 

5. One Punch Man

 

One Punch Man

 

Entity Detail
Title One Punch Man
Type TV
Studios Madhouse
Premiered Oct 5, 2015 to Dec 21, 2015
Source Web manga
MAL Score 8.541
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

If we talk about action, Saitama is one of the strongest anime characters to ever exist.

 

If we talk about comedy, Saitama is one of the funniest anime characters to ever exist.

 

So what do we learn here? One Punch Man is awesome.

 

For those of you who don't know, One Punch Man talks about a guy named Saitama who has become the strongest hero on the planet.

 

And this may seem like great news at first. However, for Saitama, this is a curse.

 

Because now he can't fight at his full potential as he takes care of all of his opponents with just One Punch.

 

This anime is a parody of the stereotypical superhero premise.

 

And the way it deals with it is what makes this anime so great.

 

 

4. Dragon Ball Z

 

Dragon Ball Z

 

Entity Detail
Title Dragon Ball Z
Type TV
Studios Toei Animation
Premiered Apr 26, 1989 to Jan 31, 1996
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.151
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

The show brought the anime medium to the spotlight. Standing at #4, we have Dragon Ball Z.

 

This series is known for being one of the most popular ones to ever exist.

 

And although the hype isn't the same anymore, the impact is still vibrant.

 

Dragon Ball Z was known for being a bonanza of action with its incredible fight sequences and legendary rivalries.

 

However, as the show progressed, the hype got bigger and bigger with more and more villains showing up.

 

Things started to skyrocket and the show's popularity was unmatched.

 

Even to this day, we are talking about the excellence of this anime.

 

Goes to show how revolutionary it was.

 

 

3. InuYasha

 

InuYasha

 

Entity Detail
Title InuYasha
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Premiered Oct 16, 2000 to Sep 13, 2004
Source Manga
MAL Score 7.851
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

While many of you may not know about this, veteran anime fans love this series.

 

InuYasha is one of the old classics that made way for romance to have its spotlight.

 

The anime focuses on a girl named Kagome who got attacked by a monster in her original world.

 

However, in the middle of the fight, she was teleported to the violent period of Japan.

 

There, she was blessed with a Jewel that can grant any wish.

 

Unfortunately, the shards of that jewel spread across the world.

 

And so, Kagome decided to ask InuYasha for help.

 

And with a few more people added to their group, they are on the journey to find all of those shards before they get into the wrong hands.

 

 

2. Mob Psycho 100

 

Mob Psycho 100

 

Entity Detail
Title Mob Psycho 100
Type TV
Studios Bones
Premiered Jul 11, 2016 to Sep 27, 2016
Source Web manga
MAL Score 8.481
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

For runner-up, we have Mob Psycho 100.

 

This anime is fairly new to the medium so there's a chance that you might have not heard of it before.

 

However, now you have lucked out since this series is nothing less than a treasure.

 

It was created by the same guy who created One Punch Man.

 

And so, you can expect some one-of-a-kind experiences from this show.

 

It talks about a psychic boy who wishes to attain a standard on his own without his psychic powers.

 

However, the way his life revolves around his powers is what makes this anime so great.

 

If you haven't watched Mob Psycho 100 yet, make sure you do.

 

It is absolutely stunning.

 

 

1. Assassination Classroom

 

Assassination Classroom

 

Entity Detail
Title Ansatsu Kyoushitsu
Type TV
Studios Lerche
Premiered Jan 10, 2015 to Jun 20, 2015
Source Manga
MAL Score 8.111
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

And finally, the number one spot goes to none other than the incredible series we know by the name of Assassination Classroom.

 

This anime will give you a blast of emotions that will shake you from the core.

 

And there's nothing you can do about it.

 

The series focuses on a class of socially outcast students who have to kill their octopus-like teacher.

 

However, there's only one slight problem. This teacher moves at Mach speed.

 

And so, we are going to experience a completely different type of teaching in this anime.

 

And let's just say that none of us were ready for what happened in the end.

 

It is an experience that can't be replicated by any anime whatsoever.

 

And that's why Assassination Classroom is at the top of our list.

 

LATEST ON ENTOIN:

RECOMMENDED TO YOU:

Top 50 Best Gang Anime Of All Time

19 min read

Gang, is a genre that deals with all sorts of action, cops, kidnapping, fights, and all sorts of thi...Continue

Kumari Kriti Raj . 25 Sep 2022

Top 50 Most Popular Leo Anime Characters Of All Time

20 min read

Leo. Probably one of the most popular Sun signs ever. And that's quite fitting considering that Leo ...Continue

Kay Sebastian . 25 Sep 2022

Top 50 Best Baseball Movies To Watch In 2022

20 min read

Baseball was encountering a ceaseless explosion in popularity just as motion pictures were steadily ...Continue

Shivam Parashar . 25 Sep 2022

Top 17 Best Blake Lively Movies To Watch In 2022

5 min read

As beautiful as she is talented, supremely stylish, and chic, the name Blake Lively is certainly one...Continue

Bijesh Nagesh . 24 Sep 2022

Top 40 Most Popular Greek Actors Of All Time

16 min read

Many skilled actors of Greek origin have managed to wow the audience with their presence in the movi...Continue

Shivam Parashar . 24 Sep 2022