Anime series have always been a part of entertainment for a very long time. If you’re looking for some anime recommendations then I have to say you have landed in the right place. Poptimes is back with another article for fans of anime. In my previous article I shared updates about some anime release dates, but this time I have done some research and gathered a collection of anime that will make you fall in love with anime series! Have you watched Assassination Classroom? If yes, then continue reading this article, wait! If you haven’t then don’t wring your hands, read the further articles to know more about Assassination Classroom!
Assassination Classroom is a manga series, which ran from July 2, 2012, along with 21 volumes the series concluded on March 25, 2016. An anime series was adapted on January 9, 2015, which was written by Makoto Uezu. On June 30, 2016, wrapped up with 47 episodes and 1 original video animation. The series revolves around a very powerful octopus, who works as a homeroom teacher where all his students try to homicide him to prevent Earth from being destroyed. It’s enough spoilers, right? To know more about the story you should try it out. This anime series is streaming on Netflix, you can watch it there via subscription.
Let’s start reading this article to know more recommended anime series like Assassination Classroom, You are surely going to have fun watching these anime!
1. Aria the Scarlet Ammo
Aria the Scarlet Ammo is also famous by the name Hidan no Aria, written by Hideki Shirane. The series is widely embraced by the audiences and even got a rating of 6.7 out of 10 by IMDb while MyAnimeList rated the series with 6.8 out of 10. The story of the series revolves around Butei (an armed detective), and the holders of Butei are allowed to have weapons and capture criminals. But Kinji Tōyama who is a student of Tokyo Butei High decided to quit the school because of personal reasons. What happened next? To know the whole story, give it a shot!
Genres:- Romantic comedy and Girls with guns.
Where to watch:- Watch Aria the Scarlet Ammo on Hulu.
2. Katekyo Hitman Reborn!
Katekyō Hitman Reborn! is also known by the name Reborn!, written by Nobuaki Kishima. All you need in an anime series is a package of comedy with adventure and supernatural power just like Katekyo Hitman Reborn! has everything. This series is highly recommended and worth watching. Reborn! The story is about a boy named Tsunayoshi “Tsuna” Sawada, who was chosen to become the tenth boss of the Vongola Family. During his way to become boss, he met many people, and even his love interest, Kyoko Sasagawa, want the whole story? Do watch the series, it will surely entertain you from start to end.
Genres:- Adventure, Supernatural, and Comedy.
Where to watch:- Watch it on Hulu.
3. Soul Eater
Soul Eater is an anime series, written by Akatsuki Yamatoya. The series ran from April 7, 2008, along with 51 episodes it wrapped up on March 30, 2009. The show has gained popularity after the release and got a rating of 100% by Rotten Tomatoes, IMDb rated the series with 7.8 out of 10 whereas MyAnimeList gave 7.8 out of 10. The series is about the witch named Medusa, who forces Crona, her child, and the demon sword Ragnarok to collect the non-evil soul and transform into an evil god. To know more about the storyline, you should try it out.
Genres:- Action, Dark Fantasy, and Dark comedy.
Where to watch:- Watch Soul Eater on Hulu.
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4. One Punch Man
A Japanese anime series One Punch Man also well known by the name Wanpanman, written by Tomohiro Suzuki. This has pretty interesting and it will make you laugh too. I highly recommend this series to you. The story is about a superhero Saitama, who can defeat anyone with just a single punch but somehow he gets bored due to a lack of challenges because of his amazing abilities and strength. Want to know what happened next? You need to watch the whole anime to know this pretty funny story.
Genres:- Action, Superhero, and Comedy
Where to watch:- One Punch Man is streaming on Netflix
5. Great Teacher Onizuka
Gurēto Tīchā Onizuka aka Great Teacher Onizuka is a Japanese anime series, written by Kazuhiko Yukawa. The series received a great response from the audience because this drama is wholesome and has everything you want in an anime and got a rating of 8.5 out of 10 by IMDb. The series revolves around a 22-year-old virgin and ex-gang member named Eikichi Onizuka, at the shopping mall he found a girl who agrees to go out on a date with Onizuka. He attempts to sleep with her, but it somehow fails when his current “boyfriend”, a teacher, shows up there. But what happens next? To know more about the storyline, you have to give it a shot!
Genres:- Action, Yankī, and Comedy
Where to watch:- Netflix is streaming Great Teacher Onizuka
6. Mob Psycho 100
Another series like Assassination Classroom, a Japanese anime series Mob Psycho well famous by the name Mobu Saiko Hyaku, written by Hiroshi Seko. The storyline is about a middle school boy named Shigeo Kageyama, and he has immense physic power to control his power, he tries to live his normal life in Mob Psycho 100, you will find how he deals with his power. Genres:- Action, comedy, and supernatural
Where to watch:- You can watch both the series of Mob Psycho 100 on Netflix
7. Kill La Kill
Kiru Ra Kiru is also well known by the name Kill La Kill, a Japanese anime series written by Kazuki Nakashima. If you are into anime series, then it’s a gala time for you, watch Kill La Kill, a wholesale series that will make you fall in love with it. The series got a rating of 7.9 out of 10 by IMDb, whereas MyAnimeList rated the series with 8.1 out of 10. The story revolves around a vagrant transfer student named Ryuko Matoi, who was armed with a longsword shaped like scissors. She arrived at Honnō City to search for the murderer of his father. But what will happen to him? To know the whole story watch kill La kill.
Genres:- Action, Magical girl, and Comedy
Where to watch:- Give it a shot on Crunchyroll
8. Angel Beats!
Another recommendation of anime like Assassination Classroom is Angel Beats!, an anime series, written by Jun Maeda. The storyline of Angel beast is amazing and has a quite heart-touching ending. The series got a rating of 7.6 out of 10 by IMDb while MyAnimeList rated the series with 8.1 out of 10. The story of Angel Beats! revolves around a boy named Yuzuru Otonashi, who was suffering from amnesia and he ended up in the afterlife. He was invited by Yuri Nakamura to join the Afterlife Battlefront. But what is going to happen with him, watch the whole series to know!
Where to watch:- Angel Beats! is available on Netflix
9. Baka and Test
Baka and Test: Summon the Beasts is also famous by the name Baka and Test, a Japanese anime series written by Katsuhiko Takayama. The series has two seasons which received a great response from the audiences and got a rating of 7.3 out of 10 by IMDb while MyAnimeList rated the series with 7.6 out of 10. The storyline of Baka and Test revolves around Mizuki Himeji and the other main protagonists. Mizuki Himeji suffered from fever and couldn’t give her best in the test. She is put in class F, despite her intelligence with some other main characters. What’s her life going to be like? Watch the whole series to know!
Where to watch:- Series in streaming on Hulu
Ōbārōdo aka Overlord another Japanese series like Assassination Classroom, written by Yukie Sugawara. The series has a great blend of characters and storyline and got a rating of 7.8 out of 10. The story of Overlord starts in 2126, Dive Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game was released. But the game server was about to shut down after a few years. Try it out to know everything about Overlord.
Genres:- Black comedy, Dark fantasy, and isekai
Where to watch:- Watch it on Crunchyroll
11. Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto
A Japanese anime series adapted from a manga series of the same name, written by Shinji Takamatsu. This series is surely worth watching, and you will be glued to the screen once you start watching. The series got a rating of 7.2 out of 10 by IMDb. The story is about a boy named Sakamoto, who is a genuine person and is liked by the whole school except Kakuta. The plot seems interesting, right? If yes then try it out.
Where to watch:- Watch the whole series on Crunchyroll
12. My Hero Academia
Another anime series is adapted from a manga series by the same name, written by Yōsuke Kuroda. The series ran from April 3, 2016, on NNS and JNN, won the hearts of millions of anime fans, and even got the rating of 8.4 out of 10 by IMDb. The series My Hero Academia focuses on the life of Izuku Midoriya, who wants to become a hero. Want to know more about the series? Watch the whole series to know!
Genres:- Adventure, Superhero, and Science fantasy
Where to watch:- You can watch every season of My Hero Academia on Netflix
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