One punch is a Japanese animated superhero franchise. One of the most loved anime by all for the story, and humor-based life learning lessons. The hero of the story is Saitama, who can defeat anyone just by giving them one single punch, it’s very much easy for him to win over anyone. He gets bored literally by lack of challenges due to his superpower and his overwhelming strength.
Its anime is a mixture of action, comedy, and superhero actions. The story is written by Tomohiro Suzuki and directed by Shingo Natsume, produced by Chinatsu Matsui. It was released in the year 2015, December 4, and the run time of the show is twenty-four minutes. It is one of the most celebrated anime to date. Now let’s take a look at the five animes like one punch man.
1. My Hero Academia
It is a Japanese superhero manga series. The anime is of Adventure, science Fantasy, and Superhero factors. Written by Kohei Horikoshi and published by Shueisha. It is written by Yosuke Kuroda and the original networking is done by JNN (MBS) and MNS (ytv). The anime was released in the year 2016, April 3rd, and the show is still in existence. It has around a hundred and thirteen (113) plus episodes. The plot of the story is where a huge population lives in a city where superpowers become common, a superpower called quirks. These powers develop to children of age 4, some of them earn the title of heroes and help authorities to rescue criminals.
2. Tiger and Bunny
Tiger and Bunny is a Japanese-based anime television series created by sunrise. The anime was released in the year 2011, April 3, and ended in the month of September of the same year, it has a total of twenty-five episodes. Tiger and Bunny are not only created into anime but are also made as Manga, Game, and Anime films. The story takes place in a re-imagined version of New York City, the super-powered heroes named NEXT become famous and work for sponsor companies. Their heroic activities get broadcasted on the popular television show ‘Hero TV’ and the best ranked among the videos of the season gets crowned ‘king of heroes’.
3. The Devil Is a Part-Timer
It is a Japanese animated light novel series. Written by Satoshi Wagahara and published by ASCII Media Works. It was released in 2012, February and it’s still ongoing. It has a total of sixteen volumes. The anime is also created into a Manga and an anime television series. The important characters in the anime include Sadao Maou, Satan Jacob, Emi Yusa, Justina, Shiro Ashiya, Chiho Sasaki, Hanzo Urushihara, Suzuno Kamazuki, Rika Suzuki, Mayumi Kisaki, Emeralda Etuva, Alberto Ende, Olba Meyer, Mitsuki Sarue, Miki Shiba, Amane Ooguro, Yuki Mizushima and many more on the list. The story is about a satan seeking to conquer Ente Isla and the other four continents with the help of demons Alciel, Malacoda, Adramelech, and Lucifer. But the hero Emilia confronts the demon with his companions.
4. Samurai Champloo
It is a Japanese anime television series written by Masaru Gotsubo, published by Kadokawa Shoten. It is an anime belonging to the adventure, historical, and samurai genre, created by Manglobe. The show was released on January 26, 2004, and ended on September 25, 2004, it has a total volume of two (2). The plot of the story is, samurai narrates the story of three strangers, who come on a journey across Japan. Fuu, a young woman works as a waitress in a tea shop and she gets molested by a samurai band. And she is saved by a mysterious rogue and a young boy jin.
5. Kill la Kill
It is a Japanese anime television series based on action, comedy, and magical girl factors genres. This series was written by Kazuki Nakashima and published by Kadokawa Shoten. It was released in the year 2013 on October 4 and ended in the year 2014, march 28. It has a total of twenty-four episodes. The plot of the story goes like this- Honnouji Academy, a fictional school located in Tokyo Bay, Japan. The story is about Ryuko Matoi, a schoolgirl who is on her search for her father’s killer, which puts her into conflict with Satsuki, a dominant president council of students.
Anime is available on Hulu.