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Top 50 Best War & Military Anime Of All Time

 Kay SebastianKay-Posted Oct 18, 2021


War Animes

 

War is a common occurrence in the medium of anime and manga.

 

Clashes between two people or groups that lead to mass destruction are something that all of us have witnessed at least once while entertaining ourselves.

 

However, many times, we wish to enjoy this war theme to its best potential. You know, who doesn't love insane action, drama, and psychological expression that takes place due to wars?

 

And so, to satisfy the needs of the needy, I have created the Top 50 Best War Anime list.

 

These are the anime that you should watch if you want to enjoy some hardcore action.

 

So grab your sword, sit down on your couch and prepare yourself for an all-out war!

 

I hope you enjoy it.

 

 

50. PSYCHO-PASS: The Movie

 

PSYCHO-PASS: The Movie

 

Entity Detail
Title Psycho-Pass Movie
Type Movie
Studios Production I.G
Genres Action, Military, Police, Sci-Fi
Aired 2015-01-09 00:00:00
Source Original
Score 7.731
Duration 1 hr. 53 min.

 

Let's start our list with an amazing movie, shall we? The war is about to begin, with Psycho-Pass.

 

PSYCHO-PASS: The Movie is a 1 hour 55 min anime movie that aired back in 2015.

 

It is an anime original directed by Shiotani Naoyoshi. The story is the continuation of the original psycho pass series and deals with developing problems within nations regarding the Sibyl system.

 

A war might break out between these countries as they try to get a hold of this technology.

 

Psycho-Pass is known within the community for its excellent execution. And the movie stands on the benchmark very easily.

 

 

49. Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of Underworld

 

Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of Underworld

 

Entity Detail
Title Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of Underworld
Type TV
Studios A-1 Pictures, Egg Firm
Genres Action, Game, Adventure, Romance, Fantasy
Aired Oct 13, 2019 to Dec 29, 2019
Source Light novel
Score 7.591
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list is a pretty popular one. The renowned Isekai, Sword Art Online.

 

Sword Art Online: Alicization - War of Underworld is a 12 episode TV anime that aired back in 2019.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The light novel was written by Kawahara Reki and illustrated by BUNBUN.

 

Alicization - War Of Underworld is a continuation of the original Sword Art Online series that deals with a war in the dark territory.

 

Our boy Kirito must do all he can to save the people he loves the most with the help of generous friends and trouble from mortal enemies.

 

Sword Art Online has always been an interesting series. And with this installment under its sleeves, the series gained even more traction.

 

 

48. DRIFTERS

 

DRIFTERS

 

Entity Detail
Title Drifters
Type TV
Studios Hoods Drifters Studio
Genres Action, Adventure, Comedy, Historical, Samurai, Fantasy, Seinen
Aired Oct 7, 2016 to Dec 23, 2016
Source Manga
Score 7.921
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

Do you like Isekai? Do you like the unexpected ones? Well if you do then I have good news for you.

 

DRIFTERS is a 12 episode TV anime that aired back in 2016. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Kouta Hirano. The series talks about a swordsman named Shimazu Toyohisa who dies and gets teleported to a new world.

 

Here, he witnesses more warriors like him fighting to the death. Thus, he realizes that he has become a part of a Battle Royale and must fight to survive amongst his own kind.

 

The anime is great for anyone looking for a fun and engaging experience. So you are one of them?

 

Well, you know what to do here!

 

 

47. Hyouge Mono

 

Hyouge Mono

 

Entity Detail
Title Hyouge Mono
Type TV
Studios Bee Train
Genres Historical, Samurai, Seinen
Aired Apr 7, 2011 to Jan 26, 2012
Source Manga
Score 7.981
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list isn't exactly war-centered. It is more towards the consequent nature of wars and battles.

 

This is Hyouge Mono. Hyouge Mono is a 39 episode TV anime that aired back in 2011.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Yamada.

 

The series talks about Furuta Sasuke who is the vassal for the warlord Oda. Now Sasuke is a fan of tea and loves to sip over it all the time.

 

With a desire for tea and material goods, Sasuke decides to choose a different path in his life.

 

In this world filled with war and trauma, Sasuke will choose Hyouge Mono. The series is a lot more focused on characters than war.

 

However, you would still be able to feel the gravity of the war setting.

 

 

46. Texhnolyze

 

Texhnolyze

 

Entity Detail
Title Texhnolyze
Type TV
Studios Madhouse
Genres Action, Sci-Fi, Psychological, Drama
Aired Apr 17, 2003 to Sep 25, 2003
Source Original
Score 7.761
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list is a bit more on the artistic side of things.

 

As you would have guessed by reading the synopsis, this is all about technology. But wait, it started in 2003?

 

Texhnolyze is a 22 episode TV anime that aired back in 2003. It is an anime original directed by Hiroshi Hamasaki.

 

The story is set in a dark world where constant war is going on. Here, Ichise is a prized fighter who fought for a promoter and lost his limbs.

 

However, with the help of a doctor, he managed to get his limbs back. But getting involved with that doctor also meant that he would get to see an even darker side of this world.

 

And this side is nothing less than horrifying. This anime isn't for everyone. If you are looking for some insane action series with a war going on then no, this is not it.

 

However, if you want to see the life of someone who lives in constant war then this anime is for you.

 

 

45. The Ideon: Be Invoked

 

The Ideon: Be Invoked

 

Entity Detail
Title Densetsu Kyojin Ideon: Hatsudou-hen
Type Movie
Studios Sunrise
Genres Sci-Fi, Space, Drama, Mecha
Aired 1982-07-10 00:00:00
Source Original
Score 7.831
Duration 1 hr. 38 min.

 

Did you watch The Ideon? If you didn't then go watch it NOW! However, if you did watch Ideon then this movie shall be your next pick.

 

The Ideon: Be Invoked is a 1 hour 40 mins anime movie that aired back in 1982.

 

It is an anime original directed by Toshifumi Takizawa and animated by Studio Sunrise. The movie is a conclusion to the series.

 

It dives deeper into the combat performed by Solo Ship and its crew. With a war going on anywhere and everywhere, our group must do all they can to survive and put an end to this situation.

 

For someone who has watched the original series, this movie is nothing less than a treat.

 

 

44. Golden Kamuy

 

Golden Kamuy

 

Entity Detail
Title Golden Kamuy
Type TV
Studios Geno Studio
Genres Action, Adventure, Historical, Seinen
Aired Apr 9, 2018 to Jun 25, 2018
Source Manga
Score 7.841
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

One of the most underappreciated anime of its year, we are going to discuss Golden Kamuy.

 

Golden Kamuy is a 12 episode TV anime that aired back in 2018. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Satoru Noda. The series talks about Saichi Sugimoto who is known as the immortal.

 

In an era where war is going on all around and people are searching for the infamous Gold treasure.

 

And amongst these people is Sugimoto. Thus begins the journey of the immortal as he tries to attain the highest extent of wealth while trying to survive in this ruthless world.

 

Golden Kamuy is an amazing anime that is overlooked by so many people. Luckily, the number might end up decreasing a bit after this.

 

 

43. Jormungand: Perfect Order

 

Jormungand: Perfect Order

 

Entity Detail
Title Jormungand: Perfect Order
Type TV
Studios White Fox
Genres Action, Adventure, Seinen
Aired Oct 10, 2012 to Dec 26, 2012
Source Manga
Score 7.931
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Let's talk about some action. And not just normal action, some armed action! Jormungand: Perfect Order is a 12 episode TV anime that aired back in 2012.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Keitarou Takahashi.

 

The series talks about an arms dealer and a child who was born amid all conflict.

 

These two individuals are going to somehow end up together in this world. A place where life is taken with ease, things might not be looking good for those who are weak.

 

This anime is great for anyone who wants to enjoy war with guns and arms.

 

Without a doubt, one of the best anime for that category.

 

 

42. Gunbuster

 

Gunbuster

 

Entity Detail
Title Top wo Nerae! Gunbuster
Type OVA
Studios Gainax
Genres Action, Comedy, Drama, Mecha, Military, Sci-Fi, Shounen, Space
Aired Oct 7, 1988 to Jul 7, 1989
Source Original
Score 7.881
Duration 30 min. per ep.

 

Time for some sci-fi action series ladies and gentlemen. The next entry on our list is the dramatic Gunbuster.

 

Gunbuster is a 6 episode OVA series that aired back in 1988. It is an anime original directed by Hideaki Anno and animated by Studio Fantasia.

 

The series is set in a world where a battle between Aliens and Humans is taking place.

 

Here, Noriko Takaya has taken part in a school that trains people to become strong warriors who can ride the giant fighting robots created to destroy the aliens.

 

However, Noriko has already lost her father while he was trying to fight aliens. And now it's up to her to figure out a way to overcome her lack of confidence and strength.

 

A Mecha series that focuses on intergalactic action. Something fascinating and exciting at the same time.

 

 

41. The Twelve Kingdoms

 

The Twelve Kingdoms

 

Entity Detail
Title Juuni Kokuki
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot
Genres Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Magic, Supernatural
Aired Apr 9, 2002 to Aug 30, 2003
Source Novel
Score 8.051
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

Yet another Isekai has made its way to the list, weebs. However, this one is a lot different than what you guys have experienced.

 

The Twelve Kingdoms is a 45 episode TV anime that aired back in 2002. It is an anime adaptation of a light novel.

 

The light novel was written by Fuyumi Ono and illustrated by Akihiro Yamada. The series talks about Nakajima Youko who was nothing special until she met Keiki.

 

Keiki claims to be a servant for Youko and wants her to go to a certain place.

 

However, as they were having a conversation, an accident happened that led Youko and her friends to get teleported into the new world.

 

Here, she is separated from Keiki and must survive on her own. But with a war going on everywhere, survival might be tough.

 

This anime is all about action and adventure. With a female protagonist and a compelling story, this series manages to stand out in the crowd.

 

 

40. Macross: Do You Remember Love?

 

Macross: Do You Remember Love?

 

Entity Detail
Title Macross: Do You Remember Love?
Type Movie
Studios Artland, Tatsunoko Production
Genres Action, Mecha, Military, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi, Space
Aired 1984-07-07 00:00:00
Source Original
Score 7.961
Duration 1 hr. 55 min.

 

On the surface, this might sound like a romance anime. However, to our surprise, this is much more than JUST romance.

 

Macross: Do You Remember Love? is a 1 hour 55 min anime that aired back in 1984.

 

It is an anime original directed by Noboru Ishiguro and animated by Tatsunoko Production. The series is set in a world where humans are fighting against 2 different species.

 

And the series focuses on the life of a singer who has the potential to stop this war.

 

That's right! With her beautiful voice and Melody, only one girl can decide the fate of humanity.

 

The series is a lot more centered on music than anything else. This is why all those music lovers should give this anime a try.

 

 

39. Turn A Gundam

 

Turn A Gundam

 

Entity Detail
Title Turn A Gundam
Type TV
Studios Sunrise, Nakamura Production
Genres Action, Military, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Space, Drama, Romance, Mecha
Aired Apr 9, 1999 to Apr 14, 2000
Source Original
Score 7.701
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list talks about Mechs and fierce battle. Therefore, prepare yourself for some insane action.

 

Turn A Gundam is a 50 episode TV anime that aired back in 1999. It is an anime original directed by Yoshiyuki Tomino and animated by Sunrise.

 

The story is 1000s of years ahead with civilizations taking place in pre-industrial existence. However, one race that isn't satisfied with what they have is the Moonrace.

 

And now they are up against humanity. The one with the Turn A Gundam power is also Moonrace.

 

However, instead of hoping for a war, she might want to use it to help humans and Moonrace get together.

 

This anime is amazing for all those who love to love their Mecha action. If you are one such warrior then be sure to check out this series.

 

 

38. Devilman Crybaby

 

Devilman Crybaby

 

Entity Detail
Title Devilman: Crybaby
Type ONA
Studios Science SARU
Genres Action, Dementia, Demons, Horror, Supernatural
Aired 2018-01-05 00:00:00
Source Manga
Score 7.811
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list is horrifying, to say the least. Diving into the realms of Devil and Evil, this is Devilman Crybaby.

 

Devilman Crybaby is a 10 episode ONA series that aired back in 2018. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by  The anime focuses on Akira Fudou who comes in contact with a devil.

 

Those who withstand the stress of devils are strong enough to inculcate them within themselves.

 

And this is how a Devilman is born. And Akira manages to pull off the same feat.

 

However, he isn't as strong-willed as others. And now he must do all he can even with a crying face, to save Humanity against devils.

 

This anime is a popular anime series that rose the ranks of recognition quickly. And with Yuaasa's behind this project, you know that it is amazing stuff, right?

 

 

37. Gosick

 

Gosick

 

Entity Detail
Title Gosick
Type TV
Studios Bones
Genres Mystery, Historical, Drama, Romance
Aired Jan 8, 2011 to Jul 2, 2011
Source Light novel
Score 8.081
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

For fantasy fans out there, the next anime is nothing less than a feast. Prepare yourself for the amazing Gosick.

 

Gosick is a 24 episode TV anime that aired back in 2011. It is an anime adaptation of a light novel.

 

The light novel was written by Kazuki Sakuraba and illustrated by Hinata Takeda. The story focuses on Kazuya Kojou who is known as the Black Reaper for his appearance.

 

One day, as he was walking towards his school library, he noticed a golden hair.

 

And this Golden hair is going to lead him to Victorique De Blois. She is a doll-like girl who can see the future and ends up getting interwoven with Kazuya.

 

Thus begins the journey of this duo in the mysterious fantasy world where they have nothing else to do other than relying on one another.

 

The anime is all about mystery with teaspoons of drama and romance. For many of us, that's a lethal combination.

 

 

36. Porco Rosso

 

Porco Rosso

 

Entity Detail
Title Kurenai no Buta
Type Movie
Studios Studio Ghibli
Genres Action, Military, Adventure, Comedy, Historical, Drama, Romance
Aired 1992-07-18 00:00:00
Source Manga
Score 7.961
Duration 1 hr. 33 min.

 

The next entry on our list is about flying in the air. Yup! And it's about flying in the air with a plane.

 

However, the pilot is no ordinary man. Porco Rosso is a 1 hour 35 min anime movie that aired back in 1992.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Hayao Miyazaki.

 

Porco Rosso is an ace pilot whose face transforms into that of a pig. He goes up against a band of pirates and defeats them with ease.

 

These pirates ask out Curtis, an expert pilot to get rid of Porco. However, Porco is no simple pilot, and defeating him is not easy.

 

And with the presence of beauty like Gina, things are bound to get interesting. Let's see who is going to prevail as the best.

 

This anime is amazing for anyone who wishes to enjoy some calm yet exciting series with the war set added into the narrative.

 

 

35. Eureka Seven

 

Eureka Seven

 

Entity Detail
Title Koukyoushihen Eureka Seven
Type TV
Studios Bones
Genres Adventure, Drama, Mecha, Romance, Sci-Fi
Aired Apr 17, 2005 to Apr 2, 2006
Source Original
Score 8.081
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Time for some amazing Mecha anime, weebs. This time, I have brought Eureka Seven to your table.

 

Eureka Seven is a 50 episode TV anime that aired back in 2005. It is an anime original directed by Tomoki Kyouda and animated by Studio Bones.

 

The story of Eureka Seven revolves around Renton Thurston who wishes to become a mercenary for the LFO group.

 

However, after a bunch of accidents and mishaps, my man realizes that this seemingly cool task is nothing but dangerous and threatening.

 

Without a doubt, something that our boy might end up regretting. Eureka Seven is looked upon by many as one of the best Mecha anime you can find.

 

And I do agree with them.

 

 

34. Erin

 

Erin

 

Entity Detail
Title Kemono no Souja Erin
Type TV
Studios Production I.G, Trans Arts
Genres Drama, Fantasy, Slice of Life
Aired Jan 10, 2009 to Dec 26, 2009
Source Novel
Score 8.341
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

Let's proceed further in our list with the next choice, Erin. However, this anime is a lot more about fantasy than anything else.

 

Let's have a deeper look. Erin is a 50 episode TV anime that aired back in 2009.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a novel. The anime was directed by Takayuki Hamana and animated by Production IG.

 

The series talks about a world where two nations are in a clash. One of them happens to have war lizards as their prime weapons.

 

And these weapons are taken care of by Erin's mother. However, after an accident, Erin loses her mother and her village.

 

Now standing in completely new surroundings, Erin must do all she can to survive in this brutal war-oriented world.

 

Erin is filled with heartwarming drama and fine action. Make sure that you give it a try.

 

 

33. Kingdom

 

Kingdom

 

Entity Detail
Title Kingdom
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot
Genres Action, Historical, Military, Seinen
Aired Jun 4, 2012 to Feb 25, 2013
Source Manga
Score 8.011
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

One of the most critically acclaimed series has made its way to the list, ladies, and gentlemen.

 

This is the story of Kingdom. Kingdom is a 38 episode TV anime that aired back in 2012.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Yasuhisa Hara.

 

The series is set in the war period of China where people prefer their contribution to war over their own life.

 

And one such group is made up of Shin and Hyou. This is the journey of these two friends, trying their best to prove themselves on the battlefield.

 

However, one of them might have a better luck score than the other one. Kingdom is amazing for anyone who wishes to enjoy some old-age anime.

 

With war and kingdom in its narrative, this anime ensures to separate itself from the rest.

 

 

32. No Game No Life: Zero

 

No Game No Life: Zero

 

Entity Detail
Title No Game No Life: Zero
Type Movie
Studios Madhouse
Genres Game, Supernatural, Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Aired 2017-07-15 00:00:00
Source Light novel
Score 8.271
Duration 1 hr. 46 min.

 

The next anime on our list is a movie of a very popular series. Let's talk about, No Game No Life movie.

 

No Game, No Life Zero is a 1 hour 50 mins anime movie that aired back in 2017.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The light novel was written and illustrated by Yuu Kamiya.

 

The movie is set in the past of Disboard where Sora and Shiro are nowhere to be found.

 

The current Disboard is in utmost chaos with a continuous war going on everywhere. Amidst this war, a guy named Riku shows up who takes immanity in the right direction.

 

And on his journey, he meets a robot who wishes to know what it feels like to have a human heart.

 

No Game No Life is a lot more diverse than its predecessor in terms of emotions and sentiments.

 

With interesting battles and games on the line, this anime will entertain you to the core.

 

 

31. Dororo

 

Dororo

 

Entity Detail
Title Dororo
Type TV
Studios Tezuka Productions, MAPPA
Genres Action, Adventure, Demons, Historical, Samurai, Shounen, Supernatural
Aired Jan 7, 2019 to Jun 24, 2019
Source Manga
Score 8.211
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

For those who cherish their amazing action, the next anime is a treat. Let's take a look at the amazing anime we know by the name of Dororo.

 

Dororo is a 24 episode TV anime that aired back in 2019. It is an anime adaptation of a manga.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Osamu Tezuka. The series talks about a boy who lost all his body parts against a demon.

 

And now, he must travel and battle all those demons who took his body away from him.

 

However, with an insane amount of handicap in his current state, how will he be able to defeat even one demon?

 

The series is one of the best demon-oriented ones that you can find on the internet.

 

MAPPA pulled off an amazing feat with this one.

 

 

30. Rose of Versailles

 

Rose of Versailles

 

Entity Detail
Title Versailles no Bara
Type TV
Studios Tokyo Movie Shinsha
Genres Military, Historical, Drama, Romance, Shoujo
Aired Oct 10, 1979 to Sep 3, 1980
Source Manga
Score 8.331
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list is a bit old. You know, the good old days?

 

Yeah, this one is from there. Rose of Versailles is a 40 episode TV anime that aired back in 1979.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Riyoko Ikeda.

 

The series tells us about the life of Lady Oscar who has taken command during the french revolution as a male.

 

Yes, despite being a female, she is practicing the norms of royalty as a male.

 

And on this journey, she will stay true to her principles and won't forget about the shortcomings of France.

 

Set in the French Revolution, this anime highlights the significance of that era with beauty.

 

If you are interested in it then this is the anime for you my friend.

 

 

29. Saga of Tanya the Evil

 

Saga of Tanya the Evil

 

Entity Detail
Title Youjo Senki
Type TV
Studios Nut
Genres Action, Military, Magic
Aired Jan 6, 2017 to Mar 31, 2017
Source Light novel
Score 7.981
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list is an Isekai. However, don't think of it as anything lowly.

 

Otherwise, you might end up regretting it. Saga of Tanya the Evil is a 12 episode TV anime that aired back in 2017.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The light novel was written by Carlo Zen and illustrated by Shinobu Shinotsuki.

 

The story talks about a man who gets reincarnated in a new world as a young girl.

 

He lost his life in the previous world because of his naive nature. However, this time things are different.

 

This girl, now named Tanya, is going to become the most dangerous female on the planet.

 

She will rise the ranks of the military in the world and ensure to be ruthless on those who don't meet up to her likings.

 

This is going to be fun. This anime is a lot more action-centered than you might think.

 

Focusing on war and battles, Tanya the Evil ensures to stand on its name.

 

 

28. Hellsing Ultimate

 

Hellsing Ultimate

 

Entity Detail
Title Hellsing Ultimate
Type OVA
Studios Madhouse, Satelight, Graphinica
Genres Action, Military, Horror, Supernatural, Vampire, Seinen
Aired Feb 10, 2006 to Dec 26, 2012
Source Manga
Score 8.381
Duration 50 min. per ep.

 

Standing as one of the most popular vampire anime in the world, we have Hellsing Ultimate.

 

Hellsing Ultimate is a 10 episode OVA series that aired back in 2012. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Kouta Hirano. Hellsing Ultimate talks about a world where humans and vampires are at war with each other.

 

However, an organization called 'Hellsing' has prepared an ultimate weapon. And this weapon is none other than the race himself, another vampire.

 

With the help of this ferocious vampire, Humanity will have a definite chance to take over what they owned before.

 

Hellsing Ultimate is amazing for anyone seeking exciting anime. With high octane action and fine direction, Hellsing stands as one of the best in its line.

 

 

27. In This Corner of the World

 

In This Corner of the World

 

Entity Detail
Title Kono Sekai no Katasumi ni
Type Movie
Studios MAPPA
Genres Historical, Drama, Seinen
Aired 2016-11-12 00:00:00
Source Manga
Score 8.231
Duration 2 hr. 48 min.

 

The next anime on our list might end up breaking you into tears. I have warned you already, don't blame me later.

 

In This Corner of the World is a 2 hour 10 min anime movie that aired back in 2016.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Fumiyo Kouno.

 

The series is set in the second world war where deaths and losses are normal.

 

However, humans won't accept their brutal fate. So when Suzu Urano, gets her life set into Chaos due to war, she doesn't lose her cool.

 

Instead, she begins to gain focus and rebuild what she has lost. Just by reading the synopsis you would have understood how much of an inspirational anime this is.

 

Worth all your time and effort.

 

 

26. From the New World

 

From the New World

 

Entity Detail
Title Shinsekai Yori
Type TV
Studios A-1 Pictures
Genres Drama, Horror, Mystery, Psychological, Sci-Fi, Supernatural
Aired Sep 29, 2012 to Mar 23, 2013
Source Novel
Score 8.331
Duration 22 min. per ep.

 

This anime is something unique and fresh on the table. It's been a while since we have had such a mind-bending series.

 

From the New World is a 25 episode TV anime that aired back in 2012.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a novel. The anime was directed by Masashi Ishihama and animated by A-1 Pictures.

 

The show is set in a world where an extremely small group of people have developed psychokinesis.

 

And they used this strength for their own greed. After years of wars because of this, these psychokinetic separates themselves from normal humans.

 

In this new civilization, Saki Watanabe takes birth and she starts to understand something important.

 

And that is the significance of this power in the current world. Filled with mind-blowing psychological drama, and horror, this anime is going to be a blast for anyone who appreciates their slow-paced series.

 

 

25. Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

 

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

 

Entity Detail
Title Kaze no Tani no Nausicaa
Type Movie
Studios Topcraft
Genres Adventure, Fantasy
Aired 1984-03-11 00:00:00
Source Manga
Score 8.391
Duration 1 hr. 57 min.

 

We are halfway through, weebs! And I think we should start this new segment with nothing better than Nausicaa Of the Valley Of The Wind.

 

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is a 2-hour anime movie that aired back in 1984.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Hayao Miyazaki.

 

The story talks about Princess Nausicaa who is going to try her best to avoid war.

 

The previous had caused massive destruction and almost brought humanity on the verge of extinction.

 

However, she is ready to ensure that this doesn't happen this time. So she will prepare herself as well as her people and save the Valley Of The Winds from terrorists of the other valleys.

 

The series is known within the community as one of the best movies in the adventure sector.

 

No wonder it is starting this segment of our list.

 

 

24. 86 EIGHTY-SIX

 

86 EIGHTY-SIX

 

Entity Detail
Title 86
Type TV
Studios A-1 Pictures
Genres Action, Military, Sci-Fi, Drama, Mecha
Aired Apr 11, 2021 to Jun 20, 2021
Source Light novel
Score 8.211
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

The next anime on our list is a new entry to the anime sector. However, it STILL managed to gain traction within the community.

 

It is 86.  86 EIGHTY-SIX is an 11 episode TV anime that aired back in 2021.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The light novel was written by Asato Asato and illustrated by Shirabi.

 

The story revolves around a time period where humanity is divided into 2 races, humans and 86.

 

These humans treat 86 as livestock and send them to fight Mechas attacking their country.

 

However, when a new general is appointed for the most elite batch of 86, things might be looking good for them.  86 dives into discrimination and deaths.

 

It's all about action and drama that can fascinate anyone and everyone.

 

 

23. Magi: The Kingdom of Magic

 

Magi: The Kingdom of Magic

 

Entity Detail
Title Magi: The Kingdom of Magic
Type TV
Studios A-1 Pictures
Genres Action, Adventure, Magic, Fantasy, Shounen
Aired Oct 6, 2013 to Mar 30, 2014
Source Manga
Score 8.251
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

Do you like the Arabian Nights series? Well, if you do, the next anime is just for you.

 

This is Magi. Magi: The Kingdom of Magic is a 25 episode TV anime that aired back in 2013.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Shinobu Ohtaka.

 

Magi is a collection of stories from Arabian nights portrayed in an educating and interesting format.

 

The adventures of Alibaba, Sinbad, and many other characters are featured in this anime. In other words, those who love the stories of the popular book series will be craving this anime.

 

For someone who appreciates every medium of entertainment, this anime is a work of art.

 

 

22. Millennium Actress

 

Millennium Actress

 

Entity Detail
Title Sennen Joyuu
Type Movie
Studios Madhouse
Genres Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Historical, Romance
Aired 2002-09-14 00:00:00
Source Original
Score 8.271
Duration 1 hr. 26 min.

 

Yup, it's about the life of an actress. However, it is so much better than what you are imagining in your head.

 

Millennium Actress is a 1 hour 30 mins anime movie that aired back in 2002.

 

It is an anime original directed by Satoshi Kon and animated by Madhouse. The story talks about the life of an actress Chiyoko Fujiwara documented by Genya Tachibana.

 

Chiyoko has been in the industry for almost her entire life. And she is going to express her perspective on the change that took place in Japan from ancient to modern.

 

This is one of the most loved movies of director Satoshi Kon and its format of presentation is just so good.

 

If you are a fan of some good storytelling then you, my friend, must take a look at this anime.

 

 

21. Mobile Suit Gundam

 

Mobile Suit Gundam

 

The next anime on our list is Mobile Suit Gundam. And for a lot of us, that is the actual Gundam.

 

Mobile Suit Gundam is a 6 episode OVA series that aired back in 2015. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko. The series focuses on an intergalactic war that took place between two planets.

 

Those being Earth and Zeon. And both of these civilizations are going to use giant Mecha robots to put up against each other.

 

However, this war is going to get very lethal very soon. With a high number of dead bodies lying in space and constant tension between these nations, Mobile Suit Gundam is going to make history.

 

They are going to do something that will be remembered for ages! This series is the best of what you can expect from Mecha anime.

 

Action heavy and filled with politics, this anime is just too good to skip.

 

 

20. Naruto: Shippuden

 

Naruto: Shippuden

 

Entity Detail
Title Naruto: Shippuuden
Type TV
Studios Studio Pierrot
Genres Action, Adventure, Comedy, Super Power, Martial Arts, Shounen
Aired Feb 15, 2007 to Mar 23, 2017
Source Manga
Score 8.191
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

We are in the Top 20 Ladies and Gentlemen! A new segment is about to commence.

 

And let's just say that we have some absolute bangers prepared for you. Starting with the legendary Naruto.

 

Naruto is a 500 episode TV anime that aired back in 2007. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. Now Naruto is a pretty big series but we will be specifically focusing on Shippuden because the 'War' aspect is present.

 

This is where the 4th Great Ninja War takes place. Against unreal villains who can defeat armies on their own, the life of our beloved ninja, Naruto, is going to have the time of his life.

 

Things are going to get very interesting with our boy taking the lethal steps. This anime needs no introduction for its contents.

 

It is amazing in terms of quality and stands as one of the most popular series of all time.

 

 

19. Fate/Zero

 

Fate/Zero

 

Entity Detail
Title Fate/Zero
Type TV
Studios ufotable
Genres Action, Supernatural, Magic, Fantasy
Aired Oct 2, 2011 to Dec 25, 2011
Source Light novel
Score 8.321
Duration 28 min. per ep.

 

The next entry on our list is a bit complex but we will work it out.

 

This is Fate Zero. Fate Series is a 13 episode TV anime that aired back in 2012.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The anime was directed by Ei Aoki and animated by Ufotable.

 

The series talks about Kiritsugu who has been appointed by a family to fight in a war.

 

In this war, the one who survives and wins is going to get any of his wishes fulfilled.

 

And even though the last 3 times had no winners, this time, that might change.

 

With the help of his weapon-like familiar Saber, he is going to fight in a cut-throat competition.

 

Fate series is one of the best action anime you can watch today. Intensified fights and beautiful animation are just some of the many reasons to enjoy this anime.

 

 

18. Violet Evergarden

 

Violet Evergarden

 

Entity Detail
Title Violet Evergarden
Type TV
Studios Kyoto Animation
Genres Slice of Life, Drama, Fantasy
Aired Jan 11, 2018 to Apr 5, 2018
Source Light novel
Score 8.651
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Get ready to cry your eyes out, weebs. The next anime is nothing less than a cry fest.

 

It is Violet Evergarden. Violet Evergarden is a 13 episode TV anime that aired back in 2018.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The anime was directed by Taichi Ishidate and animated by Kyoto Animation.

 

The series talks about an emotion-less girl named Violet who wants to know the meaning of 'I Love You'.

 

Therefore she becomes an auto memory doll. Now she must write letters to others on behalf of their loved ones and try to learn more about feelings and emotions.

 

The series is set in a post-war period so it doesn't have actual action all throughout.

 

However, there is no denying that this anime is still an absolutely incredible work of art.

 

Why am I saying so? Just watch 3 episodes to know.

 

 

17. Dr. STONE: STONE WARS

 

Dr. STONE: STONE WARS

 

Entity Detail
Title Dr. Stone: Stone Wars
Type TV
Studios TMS Entertainment
Genres Sci-Fi, Adventure, Comedy, Shounen
Aired Jan 14, 2021 to Mar 25, 2021
Source Manga
Score 8.201
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Many of you would have watched this incredible series and its first season. Yup, it is time to talk about the amazing Dr. Stone.

 

Dr. STONE: STONE WARS is an 11 episode TV anime that aired back in 2021.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written by Riichirou Inagaki and animated by Boichi.

 

The series is set in a world where the entire world was petrified by a beam.

 

Now science genius Senku manages to wake up and bring his friends on track to revive Humanity.

 

However, an unexpected friend has turned into a villain. And now a Battle is about to commence.

 

A Battle that will decide the direction of humans. Dr. Stone is an incredible series that will make you fall in love with science.

 

Without a doubt, the best of its kind.

 

 

16. Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms

 

Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms

 

Entity Detail
Title Sayonara no Asa ni Yakusoku no Hana wo Kazarou
Type Movie
Studios P.A. Works
Genres Drama, Fantasy
Aired 2018-02-24 00:00:00
Source Original
Score 8.441
Duration 1 hr. 55 min.

 

The next series that paved its way to our list is the eye-bursting Maquia. Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms is a 1 hour 55 min anime movie that aired back in 2018.

 

It is an anime original directed by Okada Mari and animated by P. A. Works.

 

The series talks about a race of humans that don't age after their mid-teens. Therefore, a group attacks them to find their secrets.

 

In this chaos, a girl from that race, named Maqiua gets lost. And on her wandering, she comes across Ariel.

 

This is the story of Maquia who won't age and Ariel who will age enough to see Maquia.

 

This complex relationship is about to commence. This anime is all about love and admiration.

 

And let me tell you, when you will complete it, you will cry so much.

 

 

15. Grave of the Fireflies

 

Grave of the Fireflies

 

Entity Detail
Title Hotaru no Haka
Type Movie
Studios Studio Ghibli
Genres Drama, Historical
Aired 1988-04-16 00:00:00
Source Novel
Score 8.511
Duration 1 hr. 28 min.

 

A story based on the after-effects of World war? Sounds interesting, right? Grave of the Fireflies is a 1 hour 30 mins anime movie that aired back in 1988.

 

It is an anime directed by Isao Takahata and animated by Studio Ghibli. The series talks about Seita and his sister who lost everything during the war.

 

Their home, family, everything. Now they are wandering around, trying to find survival methods. And as they do so, they would realize the true nature of humans.

 

How the humble turn into cruel and its results. This anime is a lot more focused on giving a great message and depicting an accurate representation of war.

 

Your eyes will be filled with tears when you will complete it.

 

 

14. Land Of The Lustrous

 

Land Of The Lustrous

 

Entity Detail
Title Houseki no Kuni (TV)
Type TV
Studios Orange
Genres Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Seinen
Aired Oct 7, 2017 to Dec 23, 2017
Source Manga
Score 8.411
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Land of the lustrous is interesting. Interesting to a whole new degree. Land Of The Lustrous is a 12 episode TV anime that aired back in 2017.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Haruko Ichikawa.

 

The story talks about Phos, a creature who tries his best to survive in this world.

 

Here, his entire race of 'Gem' is in danger because of Lunarians. And he is one of the incapable gems.

 

However, when you have the heart of a lion and a wish to fulfill, nothing can stop you from achieving the impossible.

 

This anime is a lot more centered around Life and its survival. Filled with constant war and adventure, this anime is amazing for people who love their drama fantasy.

 

 

13. Berserk

 

Berserk

 

Entity Detail
Title Kenpuu Denki Berserk
Type TV
Studios OLM
Genres Action, Adventure, Demons, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Military, Romance, Seinen, Supernatural
Aired Oct 8, 1997 to Apr 1, 1998
Source Manga
Score 8.501
Duration 25 min. per ep.

 

One of the most Iconic series has made its way, ladies and gentlemen. This is the time to talk about Berserk.

 

Berserk is a 25 episode TV anime that aired back in 1997. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Kentarou Miura. The series focuses on a mercenary named Guts who had a hellish life all throughout.

 

However, someone gave him a torch in his life at one point. But now that same guy is his biggest enemy.

 

With his mighty sword in his right hand and a vision in his heart, Guts is going to go against the one who shook his life forever.

 

This is a legendary anime that took the anime fans back then by storm. You just can't miss such a classic.

 

Go ahead and watch it.

 

 

12. GREAT PRETENDER

 

GREAT PRETENDER

 

Entity Detail
Title Great Pretender
Type TV
Studios Wit Studio
Genres Action, Adventure, Mystery, Comedy, Psychological
Aired Jul 9, 2020 to Dec 17, 2020
Source Original
Score 8.321
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

For those who love their thugs and Mafia, Great Pretender is a feast for you.

 

GREAT PRETENDER is a 23 episode ONA series that aired back in 2020. It is an anime original directed by Hiro Kaburagi and animated by Studio WIT.

 

The series focuses on the competition between two corrupt people, Edamura Makoto and Asakusa. And let's just say that their competition might not be helpful for others.

 

These two are going to compete to deceive the biggest and greatest players around. And let's just say that this game is going to go for a while.

 

Filled with trickery, gangsters, and all our action, this anime is amazing for those who love some intelligent screentime.

 

 

11. Modao Zushi

 

Modao Zushi

 

Entity Detail
Title Mo Dao Zu Shi
Type ONA
Studios B.CMAY PICTURES
Genres Action, Adventure, Mystery, Historical, Supernatural
Aired Jul 9, 2018 to Oct 6, 2018
Source Novel
Score 8.491
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Alright. I do understand that this is not an anime (technically) but hey, it has a war so why not give it a go?

 

Modao Zushi is a 15 episode ONA series that aired back in 2018. It is an anime original directed by Ke Xiong and animated by B.CMAY PICTURES.

 

This Chinese animation is set in the medieval age where war is taking place.

 

This war is taking place between two clans and they will do anything and everything to come out on top.

 

They are in it to win it and along with war, they might also be discovering some groundbreaking mystery.

 

This animated series is fabulous and you just wouldn't wanna miss this one. Most importantly, it shows the potential of the upcoming Chinese animation medium.

 

 

10. Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken

 

Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken

 

Entity Detail
Title Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken
Type TV
Studios 8bit
Genres Action, Adventure, Comedy, Demons, Magic, Fantasy
Aired Oct 2, 2018 to Mar 19, 2019
Source Light novel
Score 8.101
Duration 23 min. per ep.

 

We are in the Top 10 Ladies and Gentlemen! The best of the best are here.

 

And let's just say that I have some amazing anime planned for all you homies here.

 

Starting with spectacular slime Isekai. Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken is a 24 episode TV anime that aired back in 2018.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a light novel. The light novel was written by Fuse and illustrated by Mitz Vah.

 

The series tells about a guy who died in the real world and got reincarnated in a new world as a slime.

 

Here, he got stronger by consuming more beings and gaining their skills. Soon he developed his own country and starts to trade and builds relations with other nations.

 

However, there are some nations that don't like his presence here. And let's just say that these nations might end up with a war with him sooner or later.

 

The Slime Isekai is one of the best in its theme. The storytelling, the world-building, the animation, everything is spectacular.

 

Without a doubt, a gem in the coal mine.

 

 

9. Howl’s Moving Castle

 

Howl’s Moving Castle

 

Entity Detail
Title Howl no Ugoku Shiro
Type Movie
Studios Studio Ghibli
Genres Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Aired 2004-11-20 00:00:00
Source Novel
Score 8.661
Duration 1 hr. 59 min.

 

A list without a Ghibli movie seems incomplete, right? And while we did have quite a few movies before, this one right here is even better than those above.

 

Don't believe me? Then why not take a look for yourself? Howl’s Moving Castle is a 2-hour anime movie that aired back in 2004.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a novel. The anime was directed by Hayao Miyazaki and animated by Studio Ghibli.

 

The series focuses on a cute girl Sophie who was living her life normally. However, when she met a wizard named Howl, her life turned upside down.

 

You see, this meeting with Howl resulted in the creation of jealousy within the Witch of The Waste.

 

Therefore, she cast a spell on Sophie so that she starts to look like an old lady.

 

And the only way to break this spell is available to Howl. And thus begins the journey of Sophie in the search for cure towards Howl's moving castle.

 

And let's just say that this journey is going to be a rollercoaster. An amazing movie that has war added into its narrative in a beautiful fashion.

 

The direction is also a reason why you should give this series a try.

 

 

8. Princess Mononoke

 

Princess Mononoke

 

Entity Detail
Title Mononoke Hime
Type Movie
Studios Studio Ghibli
Genres Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Aired 1997-07-12 00:00:00
Source Original
Score 8.701
Duration 2 hr. 13 min.

 

Yet another Ghibli movie has prevailed over many other, weebs. And wouldn't I say, it deserves to be above them as well.

 

This is the story of Princess Mononoke. Princess Mononoke is a 2 hour 15 min anime movie that aired back in 1997.

 

It is an anime original directed by Hayao Miyazaki and animated by Studio Ghibli. The series tells us about Ashitaka, a young warrior who got his hand cursed while fighting a demon.

 

On the advice of the village elders, he goes wandering to find the cure for this curse.

 

And during this wander, he comes across the Iron Town. Here, a war has broken out between Lady Eboshi and San.

 

The reason for this dispute is the environment. While Lady Eboshi wants to get rid of forests, San wants to protect them at all costs.

 

Now Ashitaka must try and solve this conflict while trying to find a cure for himself.

 

Beautiful animation, smooth motion, amazing direction, and classy choreography are just some of the words that would pop out of your mouth when you watch this movie.

 

Yup, it is THAT good.

 

 

7. One Piece

 

One Piece

 

Entity Detail
Title One Piece
Type TV
Studios Toei Animation
Genres Action, Adventure, Comedy, Super Power, Drama, Fantasy, Shounen
Aired Oct 20, 1999 to ?
Source Manga
Score 8.571
Duration 24 min.

 

Well well, what do we have here? Did you think that we will talk about War and not include the longest war anime?

 

Of course, we won't. Let's start our discussion about One Piece. One Piece is an ongoing anime that aired back in 1999.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda.

 

The series focuses on Luffy, a new pirate who wishes to attain the absolute treasure, One Piece.

 

So what is One Piece? Well, legendary pirate Gol D Roger claimed that One Piece is beyond imagination, an ultimate treasure that can fulfill any wish possessed by anyone.

 

Thus, a new generation of pirates took birth and Luffy is one of them. Follow Luffy on his adventures to find out what is the One Piece and if he ever finds it.

 

One Piece is just INCREDIBLE. Nothing less than magnificent. You might be dismissing it for being too long but once you watch it, the entertainment is so worth it.

 

Just give it a try.

 

 

6. Code Geass

 

Code Geass

 

Entity Detail
Title Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Genres Action, Military, Sci-Fi, Super Power, Drama, Mecha, School
Aired Oct 6, 2006 to Jul 29, 2007
Source Original
Score 8.711
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Talking about some brains now? Well, we have a gift for you. Looked upon by many as the most intelligent anime ever, the next series is Code Geass.

 

Code Geass is a 25 episode TV anime that aired back in 2006. It is an anime original directed by Gorou Taniguchi and animated by Sunrise.

 

The anime focuses on Lelouche, a Brittanian citizen who gets caught in a commotion. Between the war that involves Brittania, Lelouche gets caught up but manages to escape with the help of CC.

 

Now he has the Power of Geass and he will be doing all he can to put an end to this war.

 

His genius is going to be on the next level my friends and make sure that you prepare yourself for that.

 

Code Geass is, as I said, the most intelligent series in terms of its writing and presentation.

 

If you are into some brilliant war anime in the market then Code Geass might be the one for you.

 

 

5. Vinland Saga

 

Vinland Saga

 

Entity Detail
Title Vinland Saga
Type TV
Studios Wit Studio
Genres Action, Adventure, Historical, Drama, Seinen
Aired Jul 8, 2019 to Dec 30, 2019
Source Manga
Score 8.721
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

We are in the Top 5, ladies and gentlemen! This is it! The final stretch.

 

All the anime from here on are just too amazing to be left unwatched. And I think you start that anime marathon with Vinland Saga.

 

Vinland Saga is a 24 episode TV anime that aired back in 2019. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Makoto Yukimura. The series, set during the Vikings era, focuses on the life of Thorfinn, a boy who saw his father die right in front of his eyes.

 

He is now on a quest for revenge, to kill the one who killed his father.

 

However, he must prove his greatness to the killer if he wishes for a duel.

 

And he does so, he soon gets exposed to a new world he hasn't seen before.

 

A world that will change his outlook on reality forever. Vinland Saga is a precious gem that any anime fan would love to possess.

 

Having one of the best villains in modern anime and an incredible story, this series has tightened its name amongst the finest selection.

 

 

4. Legend Of The Galactic Heroes

 

Legend Of The Galactic Heroes

 

Entity Detail
Title Ginga Eiyuu Densetsu
Type OVA
Studios K-Factory, Kitty Film Mitaka Studio
Genres Military, Sci-Fi, Space, Drama
Aired Jan 8, 1988 to Mar 17, 1997
Source Novel
Score 9.061
Duration 26 min. per ep.

 

Do you like classic old-school anime? Well if you do then this anime is just for you, my friend.

 

This is how I would express Legend Of The Galactic Heroes. Legend Of The Galactic Heroes is a 110 episode OVA series that aired back in 1988.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a novel. The anime was directed by Noboru Ishiguro and animated by Artland.

 

The anime talks about an intergalactic war that has been taking place for ages now.

 

This war is between the Galactic Empire and Free Planets Alliance. With uncountable robots and people on each side, this war is looking like a long run.

 

However, the situation seems to be getting better when a new captain is assigned on each side.

 

Both of these individuals might not know each other but their intelligence will bring both of them to the same platform.

 

Which one of them would start as the strongest? Legend Of The Galactic Heroes is one of the old-school anime that annihilated the war setting.

 

With its insane story and finest collection of characters, this anime has carved its name at the top of this list, without breaking a sweat.

 

 

3. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

 

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

 

Entity Detail
Title Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
Type TV
Studios Bones
Genres Action, Military, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Magic, Fantasy, Shounen
Aired Apr 5, 2009 to Jul 4, 2010
Source Manga
Score 9.171
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

Top 3. This is it! The absolute best anime are here, ladies and gentlemen. And when I said 'Absolute Best', I know many of you already see this one coming.

 

That's right, weebs. The next entry on our list is the legendary, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood.

 

FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST BROTHERHOOD is a 64 episode TV anime that aired back in 2009. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Hiromu Arakawa. The series is based on the principles of Alchemy which state that an equal exchange must take place in any situation.

 

However, when Edward and Alphonse Elric tries to bring back their mother, they realize the limitation of this principle.

 

Now with their limbs lost in the process, Edward and Alphonse are going to have their way to the Philosopher's stone.

 

And that will fix their body, they say. However, on this journey, our siblings might end up finding the darkest of secrets possessed by their nation.

 

Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood is just beyond wonderful. Known by many as a 'Perfect Anime', this series is a work that any rational person wouldn't wanna miss.

 

If you have just a bit of time here and there, just watch this show.

 

It is freaking amazing.

 

 

2. Gintama

 

Gintama

 

Entity Detail
Title Gintama
Type TV
Studios Sunrise
Genres Action, Comedy, Historical, Parody, Samurai, Sci-Fi, Shounen
Aired Apr 4, 2006 to Mar 25, 2010
Source Manga
Score 8.951
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

For runner-up, we have the most loved anime in recent generations, ladies and gentlemen. Allow me to introduce you to the impeccable Gintama.

 

Gintama is a 201 episode TV anime that aired back in 2006. It is an anime adaptation of a manga series.

 

The manga was written and illustrated by Hideaki Sorachi. The series focuses on Sakata Gintoki who is an incredible swordsman working as a freelancer.

 

He goes to places and does off jobs under Amanto's observation. With aliens right next to him, Gintoki is bound to face discrimination and injustice.

 

However, he doesn't care about anything. All he cares about is money to pay the rent.

 

With the help of his friends in his daily life, Gintama will be focusing on hilarious presentations and genius execution.

 

When I say that this anime is just too good to be true, I mean it.

 

It is one of the finest pieces of work that you and I would love to watch and admire.

 

Don't go on my words, just try it out for yourself. You will come back and thank me for recommending it.

 

 

1. Attack On Titan

 

Attack On Titan

 

Entity Detail
Title Shingeki no Kyojin
Type TV
Studios Production I.G, Wit Studio
Genres Action, Military, Mystery, Super Power, Drama, Fantasy, Shounen
Aired Apr 7, 2013 to Sep 29, 2013
Source Manga
Score 8.511
Duration 24 min. per ep.

 

And finally, the time for the number 1 spot on our list. I know it's anticlimactic but we just can't help it.

 

This anime is just so good that none of us can ever overcome it. That's right ladies and gentlemen, the best war anime is none other than Attack On Titan.

 

Yeah, it comes as no surprise, does it? But why is it the first ranker?

 

Let's find out! Attack On Titan is a 25 episode TV anime that aired back in 2013.

 

It is an anime adaptation of a manga series. The manga was written and illustrated by Hajime Isayama.

 

The series is set in a world where Humanity and giant monsters called Titans co-exist.

 

However, Titans are lethal for humans and thus, humans have developed the scout regiment to put an end to these Titans.

 

Eren Yeager is a young boy who wishes to kill every Titan after he witnessed his mother getting eaten by one.

 

However, in his journey to slay Titans and put out an end to it, he might come across some of the most bizarre truths of this world.

 

Truths that will change the world and his life forever. I don't think even 1 of us is surprised by seeing Attack On Titan at the number 1 spot.

 

I mean come on, this anime is just so good that we can't help but love it from the bottom of our hearts.

 

No matter which aspect is in the subject, whether it's animation, characters, story, voice acting, choreography, fights, you name it, Attack On Titan aces it.

 

The war in this anime gives goosebumps the entire time and their magnitude is on another level.

 

I wouldn't be wrong when I say that Attack On Titan has the ability to make its fans insane and crave for the series more than anything.

 

And that is why Attack On Titan is at the top spot on our list.

 

So there you have it, weebs. These were the Top 50 Best War Animes. I hope you had a fun time reading this article and had at least one anime added to your watchlist.

 

Thanks a lot for reading and until next time, Sayonara!