Haibane Renmei, Houseki no Kuni (TV) Recommendations

Haibane Renmei
If you liked
Haibane Renmei
Houseki no Kuni (TV)
...then you might like
Houseki no Kuni (TV)
both focus on the youngest/ newest person of a special type of people (winged people or gems) developing their identify in a world different from our own. both develop abilities throughout the show from understanding the world around them
report Recommended by paper18
Both have a similar calm air to them, as well as moving through the plot in a mellow way, and leave the viewer at a point where the end goal of the series is not predictable or clearly present.
report Recommended by MissMisu
Very similar in premise and progression. Both are supernatural slice-of-life series that focus heavily on character and world-building. Both feature a cast of characters who cannot fully explain their origin or purpose, who are subject to a mysterious and occasionally suspicious power structure. I reckon Haibane Renmei does it better - it's very nearly a masterpiece, even if it starts slow.
report Recommended by Tshiknn
If nothing else, these two shows are conceptually similar with a strong story focus. BTW: The english dub of Haibane Renmei is great if you care
report Recommended by Tenderizer17
A crucial part of Houseki no Kuni core identity could be summarised as a a buddhist parallel to Haibane Renmei.
report Recommended by Niello
Both emotional introspective anime.
report Recommended by desumancer
Both have: - community of a different kind of humans, mostly girlish alike. - the community is located in a mysterious isolated place. - The show is sorta about the slice of life of the girls in this special world, their friendship, dramas, discoveries, tragedies etc. - So much instigating.
report Recommended by Rob7