Anime Recommendations

Anime: Hunter x Hunter (2011)
If you liked
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Anime: Nanatsu no Taizai
...then you might like
Nanatsu no Taizai
Same glorious adventurous feeling and colorful animation!
Anime: Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica
If you liked
Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica
Anime: Fate/Zero
...then you might like
Fate/Zero
Both are fantastic animes containing magical themes. Also, Kiritsugu and Homura are basically the same character written by the same person. Want to see Kiritsugu as a magical girl?
Anime: Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
If you liked
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
Anime: Mirai Nikki (TV)
...then you might like
Mirai Nikki (TV)
Both contain yandere characters. Both have gore. Most importantly both are a disservice to their respective source material. Did you know that Keiichi from Higurashi regularly cross-dresses? No? You wouldn't know that from watching the anime because they try to cram 10 hours of visual novel into 2 hour segments by cutting out most of the plot; it's like the cliff-notes of anime. Meanwhile Mirai Nikki doesn't feel too rushed, but it totally changes the mood of the manga; all of creepy things Yuno does are played off as fanservice. In summary, read the VN before watching Higurashi, but if you liked Mirai Nikki, you're going to love Higurashi regardless.
Anime: Kara no Kyoukai 2: Satsujin Kousatsu (Zen)
If you liked
Kara no Kyoukai 2: Satsujin Kousatsu (Zen)
Anime: Denpa-teki na Kanojo
...then you might like
Denpa-teki na Kanojo
Interplay between Main Characters and Love Interests is similar. Both have Neo-Noir themes.
Anime: Denpa-teki na Kanojo
If you liked
Denpa-teki na Kanojo
Anime: Kara no Kyoukai 7: Satsujin Kousatsu (Kou)
...then you might like
Kara no Kyoukai 7: Satsujin Kousatsu (Kou)
Interplay between Main Characters and Love Interests is similar. Both have Neo-Noir themes.
Anime: Kara no Kyoukai 5: Mujun Rasen
If you liked
Kara no Kyoukai 5: Mujun Rasen
Anime: Denpa-teki na Kanojo
...then you might like
Denpa-teki na Kanojo
Interplay between Main Characters and Love Interests is similar. Both have Neo-Noir themes.
Anime: Kara no Kyoukai 3: Tsuukaku Zanryuu
If you liked
Kara no Kyoukai 3: Tsuukaku Zanryuu
Anime: Denpa-teki na Kanojo
...then you might like
Denpa-teki na Kanojo
Interplay between Main Characters and Love Interests is similar. Both have Neo-Noir themes.
Anime: Kara no Kyoukai 1: Fukan Fuukei
If you liked
Kara no Kyoukai 1: Fukan Fuukei
Anime: Denpa-teki na Kanojo
...then you might like
Denpa-teki na Kanojo
Interplay between Main Characters and Love Interests is similar. Both have Neo-Noir themes.
Anime: Sword Art Online
If you liked
Sword Art Online
Anime: Sword Art Online II
...then you might like
Sword Art Online II
This anime is the continuity of SAO season one. It is more exciting though.
Anime: JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken (TV)
If you liked
JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken (TV)
Anime: JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders 2nd Season
...then you might like
JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders 2nd Season
best show is jojo
Anime: JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken (TV)
If you liked
JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken (TV)
Anime: JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders
...then you might like
JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders
best show is jojo
Anime: Log Horizon
If you liked
Log Horizon
Anime: Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans
...then you might like
Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans
With a cast so huge, it would seem impossible to develop them all in any meaningful way, but these anime manage. The best parts about these shows are the realness of the characters and the cleverness of the plot. Definitely check them out.
Anime: Gintama
If you liked
Gintama
Anime: SKET Dance
...then you might like
SKET Dance
Gintama and SKET Dance's structure is extremely similar, that may be due to the fact that SKET Dance's mangaka was Sorachi's (Gintama's mangaka) assistant for a while.

Both of them involve a main cast of 3, the leader that's usually lazy but when it comes to it he's the most responsible one. (Gintoki and Bossun) The girl that's the power house of their group (Kagura and Himeko) and the smart otaku. (Shinpachi and Switch).


The overall structure of the show is similar, it's mainly comedy but there are those serious dramatic arcs that develop the plot and characters more.
(SKET Dance's manga is the main source of it's dramatic arcs, the anime replaced 1 or 2 of the dramatic arcs with it's own comedy arc based on the arc it replaces).

Both help people who request help from them except one does it voluntarily to push positivity (SKET Dance) and the others do it as a job. (Gintama)
One is a high school club and the other is a poor business.
Anime: Kaichou wa Maid-sama!
If you liked
Kaichou wa Maid-sama!
Anime: Mirai Nikki (TV)
...then you might like
Mirai Nikki (TV)
Both has a stalker and someone they love and is always there to protect the one they love.
Anime: Hoozuki no Reitetsu
If you liked
Hoozuki no Reitetsu
Anime: Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge
...then you might like
Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge
same atmosphere
same genre: slice of life, comedy --->
but the characters are idiosyncratic, too.
in particular, the protagonist hoozuki is a bit similar to tanaka - he is not as tired and lazy but he likes to do everything with as less effort as possible. also, hoozuki has a dog who admires his work and view of "life" the same ohta does, just in a more playful dog-like way. ^_-
Anime: Detroit Metal City
If you liked
Detroit Metal City
Anime: Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
...then you might like
Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
They contain a kind of dark humour, that is more or less foreign to this medium. While they don't exactly do it the same way, it's definitely refreshing to see dark humour done this way in anime at all.
Anime: Akatsuki no Yona
If you liked
Akatsuki no Yona
Anime: Arslan Senki (TV)
...then you might like
Arslan Senki (TV)
Both tell the story of young princes who end up losing someone important in a palace / kingdom attack and because of this they travel with a small group of prince / princess colleagues. During their travels they meet new people, and learn more about their own realm.
Anime: Hataraku Maou-sama!
If you liked
Hataraku Maou-sama!
Anime: Gabriel DropOut
...then you might like
Gabriel DropOut
Similarities:
- angels and demons get along for some reason
- angels and demons try to blend in with society
- both main characters reveal an unexpected side of their character after going to the human world
- both main characters' best friend tries to bring them back to their original self
- restrictions on their magical powers
Anime: Overlord
If you liked
Overlord
Anime: Youjo Senki
...then you might like
Youjo Senki
Similarities:
-Normal dude gets stuck in another world
-Significant change in body and mind
-Turns overpowered as f#ck
-Becomes the commander/leader of an army/guild
-Goal is to thrive in the new world they are in
Anime: Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
If you liked
Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
Anime: Youjo Senki
...then you might like
Youjo Senki
Both shows has protagonist has been reincarnated to a different world agaisnt their will.
Both shows has people who can use magic and who cannot
In both shows the protagonist either doesnt believe/makes fun of the god.
Both protagonist; smart and tacticalist.
Both shows' protagonist often has bad luck.
Anime: Kokoro Connect
If you liked
Kokoro Connect
Anime: Kiznaiver
...then you might like
Kiznaiver
A group of teenagers thrown into an experiment which forces them to learn more about one another.
Love Triangles.
Tragic pasts.
Anime: Colorful (Movie)
If you liked
Colorful (Movie)
Anime: ReLIFE
...then you might like
ReLIFE
Both shows tells a story about the main protagonist who have given a 2nd chance to correct his mistakes in the past. It speaks about reality of the society. enjoy!
Anime: Samurai Champloo
If you liked
Samurai Champloo
Anime: Michiko to Hatchin
...then you might like
Michiko to Hatchin
after i finished Samurai Champloo i craved for another anime like this, then i clicked on Michiko E Hatchin, needless to say, it was more then i could ask for. If you finished Samurai Champloo this is a good anime to cope with.
Anime: Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou
If you liked
Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou
Anime: WWW.Working!!
...then you might like
WWW.Working!!
These two shows are great and enjoyable slice of life animes.
In DKN, it focusing on highschool life while in www.working is more on working environment and romcom. Both shows has a cast with unique character's personality and it makes you laugh so hard every episode. enjoy!
Anime: Hatsukoi Limited
If you liked
Hatsukoi Limited
Anime: WWW.Working!!
...then you might like
WWW.Working!!
It shares the same unique character pairings that are likable and fun to watch. Both are focusing on romance comedy. If you want to have some good time, go watch these two great series.
Anime: Ano Natsu de Matteru
If you liked
Ano Natsu de Matteru
Anime: Nagi no Asukara
...then you might like
Nagi no Asukara
These anime touch similar subjects, mostly revolving around friendship dynamics and feelings. Similar love pentagon setting. One strongly reminded me of the other.
Anime: Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
If you liked
Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
Anime: Orange
...then you might like
Orange
These to are the best to tear jerking anime's around and are a must watch even if you don't like romance anime's.
Anime: Shoujo Kakumei Utena
If you liked
Shoujo Kakumei Utena
Anime: Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works
...then you might like
Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works
#DankRecs

Utena is kinda like female Shirou. Both is a lawful good hero who tried to save people, and both deconstructs heroic figure (hell, what happened to Utena in the end is practically the same as Archer's fate as a guardian and with his role and being tan himself, the Grail War Archer is kinda like Akio on some extent.) Both also has fights, one with good visuals while others with good musics as well as some SoL moments in the story.
Anime: Himouto! Umaru-chan
If you liked
Himouto! Umaru-chan
Anime: Gabriel DropOut
...then you might like
Gabriel DropOut
It gives you the same feeling watching it, the soundtracks, the characters, the artwork.. they are so identical while having completely different story. But IMO Gabriel is way better than Himouto because Himouto doesn't have a plot, you will never feel as engaged as watching Gabriel, you watch it just for fun.
Anime: Sakamoto desu ga?
If you liked
Sakamoto desu ga?
Anime: Handa-kun
...then you might like
Handa-kun
Both anime revolves around the protagonist in high school. The protagonists are popular and recognised by the school, having fans and rivals. They both show a great vision of Slice Of Life. Overall, they are a must watch.
Anime: Gosick
If you liked
Gosick
Anime: Dantalian no Shoka
...then you might like
Dantalian no Shoka
Both female main character are tsundere gothic lolita.
The theme of books are really present, where the female MC have a lot of knowledge about them.
Protagonist are clever and enjoy to solve problems and mysteries.
Even if Dantalian no Shoka is more about supernatural, Gosick and Dantalian no Shoka have a lot of common point.
Bonus point, both shows take place in similar historical period of time.
Anime: Flip Flappers
If you liked
Flip Flappers
Anime: Shelter
...then you might like
Shelter
After watching Flip Flappers I could not help but notice how similar it is to Shelter, as if it took direct inspiration from Shelter (hear me out).

Both anime feature innocent, at first, female teenagers that explore an alternate reality completely unaware, at first, of why this reality exists.

Later on, the protagonists from both series discover the nature of their respective alternative worlds and both anime leave the viewer with open ended questions that don't affect much post-anime reflections. In addition, both anime focus on themes of love (family and friendship love) and parental bonds.

Shelter is much more emotional and focused on ambience, while Flip Flappers is more friendship-y and focused on visuals.

If you liked Shelter, I am sure you will like an extended version of it, which is Flip Flappers.
Anime: Ookami to Koushinryou
If you liked
Ookami to Koushinryou
Anime: Maoyuu Maou Yuusha
...then you might like
Maoyuu Maou Yuusha
Both shows have the same seiyuu for the main characters.
Both are also made by the same director.
Both shows take place in a medieval world and speak about economy
Moreover, the male main character is human and the female main character is not.

In the end we can clearly see that Maoyuu Maou Yuusha has been a lot inspired by Ookami To Koushinryou to the point that they took the same director and voice actors.
If you liked one of them, i highly recommand to watch the other because there is a big probability that you will enjoy it aswell.
Anime: Ixion Saga DT
If you liked
Ixion Saga DT
Anime: Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
...then you might like
Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo!
Both are trapped in a fantasy world/video game rpg settings with a primary focus on parody, satire, and comedy in general. The main character of Ixion Saga accidentally falls on an antagonistic character when arriving in the fantasy world in episode 1 and inadvertently becomes feared as incredibly strong. He bands together with a party of misfit characters who all have irritating or endearing quirks that seem out of place for them. A strong muscly man who loves cute creatures, a transgender man-to-woman who somehow has massive boobs, etc. Also both series feature some wonderfully sloppy art and animation that really adds to the humor. If you like the comedy in one, there is a good chance that you will like the other.
Anime: Kobato.
If you liked
Kobato.
Anime: Akagami no Shirayuki-hime
...then you might like
Akagami no Shirayuki-hime
Both Kobato and Shirayuki are light hearted, radiant beautiful women who change the world around them for the better.
Anime: Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu
If you liked
Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu
Anime: Fune wo Amu
...then you might like
Fune wo Amu
Beautifully designed series, featuring characters who are dedicated to a dying craft.
Anime: Flip Flappers
If you liked
Flip Flappers
Anime: Little Witch Academia (TV)
...then you might like
Little Witch Academia (TV)
We follow the daily lives of teenage girls who live (Little Witch Academia) or travel (Flip Flappers) in fantasy/imaginary worlds.
In addition the action predominates the series with the use of superpowers or magic.
Also very similar animation and fluid in the action times especially.
Anime: Durarara!!
If you liked
Durarara!!
Anime: Mob Psycho 100
...then you might like
Mob Psycho 100
We find conflicts between different gangs.
In addition there are characters with supernatural powers (Celty, Anri and Mob, Teruki) with normal characters without supernatural abilities (Reigen and Mikado).
Durarara!! is however more serious and mature than Mob Psycho 100 is more focused on comedy.
Anime: Zero no Tsukaima
If you liked
Zero no Tsukaima
Anime: Toradora!
...then you might like
Toradora!
In the sub they have the same voice actress. Both main love interest are tsunderes. Story wise isn't similar but if you enjoy either of them. You will like them vice versa.
Anime: Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica
If you liked
Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica
Anime: Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku
...then you might like
Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku
I've seen too many recommendations saying "If you like Madoka, go watch Yuuki Yuuna" And true, YY is good, and similar to Madoka, but it's VERY similar. I want to recommend something that has it's fair shares of similarities and differences, and I'd personally say Ikusei Keikaku is much better than YY anyways.

Madoka Magica and Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku (Magical girl rising project) are both dark spins on the magical girl genre, though admittedly MMRP is much more graphic in it's violence than Madoka. They both have some pretty lovable characters, nice plot twists, not so subtle lesbian love, feels, and character deaths you'll never forgive.

Madoka is my favorite anime ever, so I can't say this is as good. But it is pretty damn close. In fact, as it stands now it's my third favorite anime.

Mahou Shoujo Ikusei Keikaku is criminally underrated, and I'd recommend it over Yuuki Yuuna is a hero to Madoka Magica fans any day.

Anime: Puchi Puri Yuushi
If you liked
Puchi Puri Yuushi
Anime: Lady Jewelpet
...then you might like
Lady Jewelpet
Romance, friendship, magic and a touch of comedy are a few of the themes these two series share. The journey of a young girl coming of age and becoming a young lady is told wonderfully in both. Set in a fantasy world with the premise of attending an academy of sorts to train and compete to be the ruler of their respective worlds. Portraying their adventures and growth alongside the friends they make along the way, while trying to unravel the mysteries around them. The way the main heroine and cast is portrayed in both series is strikingly similar. If you're a fan of one then you will surely enjoy the other. Don't miss out on these two heart warming series.♡ ٩(๑ᵒ̴̶̷͈᷄ ⁻̫ᵒ̴̶̷͈᷅)و
Anime: Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru.
If you liked
Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru.
Anime: Masamune-kun no Revenge
...then you might like
Masamune-kun no Revenge
Both shows appear and can be labelled as 'cliche' school-set rom-coms (emphasis on 'can') where the MC smarter than the regular MC. However, Masamune is about the popular students while Oregairu is about the not-popular students.
Also, traps.
Anime: Kimi no Na wa.
If you liked
Kimi no Na wa.
Anime: Shelter
...then you might like
Shelter
Both have fantastic soundtrack and beautiful backgrounds, visual effects. Both are related to some kinds of 'dream'. Both are stories related to comets (or asteroid). and a man tries to save the woman he loves.
Anime: Flip Flappers
If you liked
Flip Flappers
Anime: Little Witch Academia (TV)
...then you might like
Little Witch Academia (TV)
-Colorful and well animated graphics
-Light and funny comedy
-Slice of Life with fine plot
-Magical and Fantasy Setting
-Amazing OP & ED
-Peaceful and calm OST
Anime: Osomatsu-san
If you liked
Osomatsu-san
Anime: Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan (TV)
...then you might like
Saiki Kusuo no Ψ-nan (TV)
As for Osomatsu-san there is no story for whole, I think it's important that its recommendation is not just another anime with comedy in it. For Saiki Kusou is somewhat same, there is no story outside of comedy to develop. It doesn't switch between comedy and story. It's just for comedy.
Anime: No.6
If you liked
No.6
Anime: YURI!!! on ICE
...then you might like
YURI!!! on ICE
Completely different animes but there is a similarity you don't see usually, even when two main characters are male and female. While not lovers, they have a deep relationship that you want them to be always with each other. they may end up together. (still if it was for two of opposite sex, they have no other choice but to fall for each other at the end. you could have expected that from the start easily.)
Anime: Bleach
If you liked
Bleach
Anime: Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon
...then you might like
Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon
First Transformation, for Usagi and Ichigo and their friends. Main characters have their family, they didn't grow up somewhere or live alone. Bad guys attacks innocent people. World is just the city they live which they portect, and where bad guys come from. all these only if having action is not first priority.
Anime: Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children
If you liked
Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children
Anime: Birth
...then you might like
Birth
There is not much to stories as it's not suppose to be important in both, but there are lots of action scenes and fight with of course aliens and monsters in similar places like desert and city.
Anime: Hunter x Hunter
If you liked
Hunter x Hunter
Anime: Hunter x Hunter (2011)
...then you might like
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Hunter x Hunter's first series. It doesn't cover nearly as much as HxH 2011 and is slower paced but is sitll a slightly different adaptation of the first arcs of HxH.
Anime: Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
If you liked
Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
Anime: YURI!!! on ICE
...then you might like
YURI!!! on ICE
The main characters grow with each other as the series progresses, and have amazing, inspiring performances and a great soundtrack. Both are serious for performances, but also have a lighter side, like pork cutlet bowls.
Anime: One Punch Man
If you liked
One Punch Man
Anime: Mob Psycho 100
...then you might like
Mob Psycho 100
I don't know why but these two anime's just really connect with each other with the main character
Anime: Rosario to Vampire
If you liked
Rosario to Vampire
Anime: Demi-chan wa Kataritai
...then you might like
Demi-chan wa Kataritai
Both are school comedies about Monster girls, and the main girl for each show is a vampire! Rosario tends to be more dramatic, where as Interview with Monster Girls is more slice of life.
Anime: Ristorante Paradiso
If you liked
Ristorante Paradiso
Anime: ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
...then you might like
ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
From the same original author, Natsume Ono. Apart from the story itself, they are totally different genre, although both contain a bit of slice of life in it, I can see them heading totally different direction.
However, there is noticeable similarity inside the character design, especially the male character. If you enjoy characters with mysteriousness, 'Ristorante Paradiso' is also going to be an enjoyable romance for you.
Anime: Saraiya Goyou
If you liked
Saraiya Goyou
Anime: ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
...then you might like
ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
These two anime have their stories and design both from a same original author, Natsume Ono. Therefore the character's personality are giving a somehow similar vibe. But the two stories are set in totally different era and world.
Saraiya goyou is the Edo, Samurai sort of stories. If you enjoy character that are mysterious, I would definitely recommend this 'Saraiya Goyou' / 'House of Five Leaves' to you.
Anime: Baccano!
If you liked
Baccano!
Anime: ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
...then you might like
ACCA: 13-ku Kansatsu-ka
Baccano has a similar feel of art-style to it, that's only the background art-style though. The character design style for them are totally distinct, but both are very well designed.
They both having a very strong music style of itself. Those kind that you would remember the tune after finished watching it.
Anime: Serial Experiments Lain
If you liked
Serial Experiments Lain
Anime: Occultic;Nine
...then you might like
Occultic;Nine
- The plots involve conspiracies
- Has supernatural occurences related to advances in technology
- Both can be kind of confusing, but come together as their conclusions are reached
Anime: Aku no Hana
If you liked
Aku no Hana
Anime: Nozoki Ana
...then you might like
Nozoki Ana
Aku no Hana and Nozoki Ana are about about a scheming girl catching and blackmailing the main character doing something dirty. There they both get pulled in a downwards spiral and she makes him do whatever she wants.
Anime: The Chocolate Panic Picture Show
If you liked
The Chocolate Panic Picture Show
Anime: Osomatsu-san Short Film Series
...then you might like
Osomatsu-san Short Film Series
Lots of weird experimental stuff performed by a bunch of dudes who all look the same.
Anime: Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
If you liked
Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
Anime: YURI!!! on ICE
...then you might like
YURI!!! on ICE
Both animes have a main character that is not very confident,
both have two characters who help each other grow
& both have amazing performances to watch and get inspired
Anime: NHK ni Youkoso!
If you liked
NHK ni Youkoso!
Anime: Kuragehime
...then you might like
Kuragehime
Explora bien el tema de las personas con problemas sociales y su relacion con este, sin ponerlos en posiciones especiales sino como personas con virtudes y defectos
Anime: Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon
If you liked
Kyoukaisenjou no Horizon
Anime: Hundred
...then you might like
Hundred
-Both series are about wars and battles,the action can be pretty ok sometimes
-Students studying at a battle academy,mecha stuff,magic,special abilities...
-The main heroine and the hero share a dramatic past (*flashback alert*)
-A community living on a huge ship (but in KSNH the "ships" are floating
-Well,you know... fanservice and...a lot of pervy things

Overall these two animes are a lot alike. There are also differences but they don't really matter because the atmosphere is pretty much the same. (^-^)
Anime: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
If you liked
Shinryaku! Ika Musume
Anime: Gabriel DropOut
...then you might like
Gabriel DropOut
In a single sentence , both involves the same kind of female character who comes in the human world to do something, but ends up doing another.
Anime: Black Jack
If you liked
Black Jack
Anime: Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
...then you might like
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
Both make great dramatical use of moral ambiguity, philosophical questions about life, death and the power of men over it. Also, great character development and drama, with a healthy dose of mystery and investigation.
Anime: Fullmetal Alchemist
If you liked
Fullmetal Alchemist
Anime: Black Jack
...then you might like
Black Jack
Both make great dramatical use of moral ambiguity, philosophical questions about life, death and the power of men over it. Also, great character development and drama, with a healthy dose of mystery and investigation.
Anime: Detatoko Princess
If you liked
Detatoko Princess
Anime: JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders
...then you might like
JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken: Stardust Crusaders
Detatoko Princess and Stardust Crusaders are about a band of eccentric characters with supernatural powers trying to cross the world on an adventure with evil foes constantly trying to stop them.
Anime: Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
If you liked
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni
Anime: Youjo Senki
...then you might like
Youjo Senki
Somewhat similar art style, gory, and equally, if not more crazed characters.

Well, never really got the plot of it, but hey; mad people, acting out their madness.

(Also, note that Higurashi, is part of a series.)
Anime: Death Note
If you liked
Death Note
Anime: Mirai Nikki (TV)
...then you might like
Mirai Nikki (TV)
These two are quite slimier psychological anime's whit a few changes here and there but there both awesome in there own ways.
Anime: One Piece
If you liked
One Piece
Anime: Dragon Ball Z
...then you might like
Dragon Ball Z
There both really good anime's with epic and sometimes over the top fighting scenes and Goku and Luffy are pretty much the same person but in different anime worlds
Anime: Death Note
If you liked
Death Note
Anime: Gyakkyou Burai Kaiji: Ultimate Survivor
...then you might like
Gyakkyou Burai Kaiji: Ultimate Survivor
Both are Madhouse shows with a similar dark artstyle, which are about a highly intelligent protagonist and his plans to survive, using his intellect. The pacing is similar and makes both anime highly addicting.
Anime: White Album 2
If you liked
White Album 2
Anime: Fuuka
...then you might like
Fuuka
Both are Musical, Triangle love, and drama
Anime: Lingeries
If you liked
Lingeries
Anime: Itazura The Animation
...then you might like
Itazura The Animation
Early 2000 hentai OVA with similar art direction (realistic proportions and detailed figures). The main character is the scheming type.
Anime: Death Parade
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Death Parade
Anime: 91 Days
...then you might like
91 Days
It may not be similar in plot nor character, but it shows a similar moral when finished. If you liked how it ended, I guarantee you that you will like it, if not, love it.
Anime: Plastic Neesan
If you liked
Plastic Neesan
Anime: Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou
...then you might like
Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou
Plastic Neesan
- Centered around 3 girls
- They are in a club together
- Art is moe (kinda but not too much like "Is The Order a Rabbit?") and the colours are more bright and shiny

Danshi Koukousei No nichijou
- Centered around multiple guys
- They go to an all-guys school
- Art is more plain and simple; the colour is more bland

Both
- Both get caught up in unrealistic, wacky situations
- The story revolves around the daily lives of high school students
- Both are like the pot of gold of comedy
- There are unique characters that probs don't exist in real life, let alone in high school
- There's at least one character who is (if not a bit) "normal"

Watch them. You'll laugh your buns off for a week. And then you'll go back to your sad life called reality.
I feel you, bro.
Anime: Guilty Crown
If you liked
Guilty Crown
Anime: Taboo Tattoo
...then you might like
Taboo Tattoo
Similar plot with intense story line.
Anime: Senki Zesshou Symphogear: Meteoroid-Falling, Burning, and Disappear, Then...
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Senki Zesshou Symphogear: Meteoroid-Falling, Burning, and Disappear, Then...
Anime: Cross Ange: Tenshi to Ryuu no Rondo
...then you might like
Cross Ange: Tenshi to Ryuu no Rondo
Both have a mixture of music, action, sci-fi, fantasy, and yuri. If you liked Nana Miyuki's insert songs from Cross Ange, you get more of that in Symphogear, as well as another badass character that undergoes a lot of growth voiced by her. The lead is not Nana's character, but rather Madoka's seiyuu from PMMM, who delivers a stunning performance in her own right.

The concept of applying music to engage in battle is a primary theme of Symphogear, and the insert songs and OST really shine. Both feature plots that aren't necessarily the greatest (I'd say Symphogear's outperforms Cross Ange in that department), but they have great characterization.
Anime: Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho
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Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho
Anime: Hunter x Hunter (2011)
...then you might like
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Both of these anime masterpieces are adapted from manga by the same creator. They both center around four main characters that have unique powers, personalities, and backstories. They go on an epic adventure and get stronger along the way. They fight using both strength and wit. They're both perfect shounen that you won't want to stop watching once you get into them.
Anime: Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho
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Yuu☆Yuu☆Hakusho
Anime: Dragon Ball Kai
...then you might like
Dragon Ball Kai
These 2 animes are similar in so many ways that it's scary. And all of the dragon ball series is similar to Yuu Yuu Hakusho. If you are a big DBZ fan like I am I can assure you that you will get some serious DBZ vibes from this show. There's also the fact that all of the main character English voice actors are also the same voice actors from dragon ball z even the goku English voice actor is in this anime. Everything is similar from the characters to the fight scenes and even their fighting techniques are similar to DBZ
Anime: White Album 2
If you liked
White Album 2
Anime: Kuzu no Honkai
...then you might like
Kuzu no Honkai
Same Director, Same emotional feel. The characters give off a feeling that makes you not be able to truly like them.
Anime: Yamada-kun to 7-nin no Majo (TV)
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Yamada-kun to 7-nin no Majo (TV)
Anime: Masamune-kun no Revenge
...then you might like
Masamune-kun no Revenge
A very similar vibe/atmosphere. Both also have secrets that get uncovered as the series goes on
Anime: Rokujouma no Shinryakusha!? (TV)
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Rokujouma no Shinryakusha!? (TV)
Anime: Gabriel DropOut
...then you might like
Gabriel DropOut
both anime have the same type of humour. each episode is funny. and supernaturals characters also involved. art and animation are also the same style.
Anime: Kokoro Connect
If you liked
Kokoro Connect
Anime: Glasslip
...then you might like
Glasslip
Glasslip may not have much of the mystery genre like Kokoro Connect, but it does have a similar romance path towards the group. If you liked more of the romance genre of Kokoro, I'm sure you will like Glasslip. It shows a lot character development and is a must watch for all romance otaku's.
Anime: Naruto
If you liked
Naruto
Anime: Hunter x Hunter (2011)
...then you might like
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Hunter x Hunter is definitely an anime that every beginner should watch, very good for those looking for an anime with many episodes, unlike most anime that has 12 to 26 episodes. It is one of the best if not the best work ever done, just like the classic Naruto, but unfortunately his sequence, Naruto Shippuden, in my opinion, is a really crap. Hunter vs. Hunter has a perfect storyline with the best fights I've ever seen in life, being a dominantly shonen anime with action.
Anime: Uchouten Kazoku
If you liked
Uchouten Kazoku
Anime: Kyousou Giga (TV)
...then you might like
Kyousou Giga (TV)
Both are fantasy adventures set in a city with a great story about families who arent humans and with high quality and original artstyle/animation.
Anime: White Album 2
If you liked
White Album 2
Anime: Kuzu no Honkai
...then you might like
Kuzu no Honkai
The first episode of Kuzo no Honkai passed the idea of a serious, complex romance. White Album 2 is a great romance that seems to have the same target audience in mind and is too directed by Andou Masaomi.
So if you like a romance with minimal comedy and a good plot, look no further.
Anime: Sousei no Aquarion
If you liked
Sousei no Aquarion
Anime: Comet Lucifer
...then you might like
Comet Lucifer
Both are mecha
Both protagonists are young boys who end up entering a world of "protecting the world" by an "accident" of destiny.
Like Comet Lucifer, Aquarion Evol presents two worlds in which one of them desperately wants to be saved.
The romance of both is something almost left in the background, on account of the adventures, however, pleases.
Anime: Ghost in the Shell
If you liked
Ghost in the Shell
Anime: Serial Experiments Lain
...then you might like
Serial Experiments Lain
Same feeling of calm, incerdible atmosphere, great dystopias, superb characters. Both also have similar endings that fits the shows perfectly.
Anime: Katekyo Hitman Reborn!
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Katekyo Hitman Reborn!
Anime: ēlDLIVE
...then you might like
ēlDLIVE
Same creator
Anime: Owari no Seraph: Nagoya Kessen-hen
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Owari no Seraph: Nagoya Kessen-hen
Anime: Tales of Zestiria the X 2nd Season
...then you might like
Tales of Zestiria the X 2nd Season
Both are about the hero of a people.
Both have the adventure feel.
Both have wonderful art.
Both are fantastic.
The two are about fighting and in a group of people, and have nice action.
Assets may vary from one to another, modern times against middle-age.
Anime: Masou Gakuen HxH
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Masou Gakuen HxH
Anime: Closers: Side Blacklambs
...then you might like
Closers: Side Blacklambs
The same plot where group of youngsters are fighting inter-dimensional beings that threaten the earth, however, while one is based on a game and has a "GP" rating, the other one is rated "R" and not for kids, but for big guys who doesn't mind a little bit of something in it........know what I'm saying?
Anime: Hundred
If you liked
Hundred
Anime: Closers: Side Blacklambs
...then you might like
Closers: Side Blacklambs
Both involves the same people who were tasked to fight inter-dimensional beings, the cast involves two guys and lots of girls, but only one will have the harem, the other one would be left in the dust......romancewise.
Anime: Toradora!
If you liked
Toradora!
Anime: Kuzu no Honkai
...then you might like
Kuzu no Honkai
Almost the same situation were it involves 2 people who have a crush on someone else but ends up being together. However, one has a side of comedy and the girl is quite a handful for the guy, while the other is more of a drama and the girl is very submissive to the guy's advances.
Anime: Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica
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Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica
Anime: Shinsekai yori
...then you might like
Shinsekai yori
Both series have very engaging and surreal animation and drama, especially in later episodes.
Anime: FLCL
If you liked
FLCL
Anime: Yojouhan Shinwa Taikei
...then you might like
Yojouhan Shinwa Taikei
FLCL and Tatami Galaxy are two short and extremly fast-paced anime, which are about struglles of growing up into adulthood, even if both handle it differently. Comedy, drama and creative use of story telling and art style are frequent in both shows.
Anime: Hidan no Aria
If you liked
Hidan no Aria
Anime: Absolute Duo
...then you might like
Absolute Duo
Light action, take place in school, and a little romance. Yes, both Absolute Duo and Hidan no Aria fullfill all the criteria. A boy partnered with a girl to do some activity and mission. And a boy surrounded by many beautiful and hot woman that make romantic comedy element appear. The action appear when both characters do some missions. Every characters have special ability and weapon. Both anime suitable for those who love light action and romcom that take place in school.
Anime: Super Kuma-san
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Super Kuma-san
Anime: Fastening Days
...then you might like
Fastening Days
Fastening Days and Super Kuma-san are both about child superheros saving the day. Though the main character of kuma-san is a bear, the main characters always have troubles in their life and must learn how to solve them. Both anime are great for children as well.
Anime: Elfen Lied
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Elfen Lied
Anime: Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha
...then you might like
Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha
The blood and gore of both shows are frighteniningly similar. Both also have badarse main characters.
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