Bakemonogatari, Seishun Buta Yarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai Recommendations

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Seishun Buta Yarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai
Bunny Girl is basically a less verbose version of Bakemonogatari, complete with the anthology setup of the main guy, who comes off as a sarcastic prick but is secretly super nice, helps the waifu of the week come to terms with her social anxieties and hangups that supernaturally manifest in very literal ways. The snappy dialogue and instant chemistry between the leads makes both shows a very fun watch, but Bunny Girl is much more accessible.
report Recommended by Keirik
Main guy is just your normal guy trying to help a bunch of girls with their issues. Their issues have realistic causes, but supernatural symptoms. There is also an obvious romance in both. Bunny Girl doesn't have all the word-play and quirky Shaft animation.
report Recommended by pandoreye
- Girls afflicted by supernatural/spiritual phenomena - Main guy helps the girls - Predominantly female characters - Main guys both a little bit pervy/cheeky - Main girls in each are very tsundere Overall similar shows but both unique and if you watch one it doesnt feel like you're watching a rip off if you watch the other
report Recommended by venusinfleursx
If you enjoyed Bunny Girl Senpai, then you will enjoy it's original inspiration. Bakemonogatari is more dialogue driven in the best way possible (being much more complex and witty as well as thought provoking). In addition, the art style is one of a kind - I've yet to watch an anime as visually interesting in the particular way that Bakemonogatari (as well as the entire Monogatari series adapted from the many light novels) perfectly executes. Not only is this the most involved anime I've had the pleasure of watching, but it entraps my full and constant attention with thoroughly fleshed-out characters, clever humor, and entertaining plots.   read more
report Recommended by dankhomegrown
Bunny Girl Senpai is to Bakemonogatari what cold pizza is to pizza. While being a lot less verbose it explores the same kind of narative.
report Recommended by Mike98
-Female lead with a sharp tongue. -Male Lead seems like a normal guy but is secretly quite weird himself and also quite special. -Both deal with anomalies in an otherwise normal world. Puberty Syndrome in Seibu, oddities in Monogatari. -Number of other girls appear but the main relationship is straightforward and doesn't get derailed. -Very fun to watch, good anime.
report Recommended by CalmCall
"Aobuta" shares many similarities with the Monogatari Series. The story is about a high school boy meeting different girls with supernatural phenomenon and helping them solve their problems. The main character seems unsocial and his classmates always misunderstand him. But actually he is a straightforward boy, and willing to help people around him. The heroine is a pretty and cool girl with long black hair. She has a bit of sadism and sharp tougue, and often plays tricks on the main character.
report Recommended by lee960707
MC dealing with main heroine's problem in the first arc and helping another girl in next arcs. MC and main heroine's relationship in both series are similar.
report Recommended by EquatorPenguin
While I don't think these two are as similar as others who instantly compared the two. They do share some themes and structure, while differing in pacing and tone. If you enjoyed one you're fairly likely to enjoy the other, as I enjoyed both immensely, though for different reasons. The main similarity are to me is how the story is laid out. Story arcs in both focus on the cast of heroins and their supernatural problems that stem from and reflect their preexisting psychological hangups. The girls solve their problems by working together with the subdued, quick witted, and hilariously straightforward male protagonist of the   read more
report Recommended by TristanCooney
The female characters are almost copy and paste of each other with slightly different personalities. Both series are enjoyable to to watch with interesting protagonist
report Recommended by TAK_PROJECT
First of all, not only Bakemonogatari, but all the monogatari serie. It is very similar to the point that there's something weird going on with a female character for a ahort period of time and that the main character try to understand the situation and then save the girl. Monogatari have more dialogue and less actions than Bunny Girl and less character, indeed there's no background character in monogatari, it looks like they live in an emlty town. But if you liked bunny girl, you'll probably enjoy the monogatari serie!
report Recommended by Newtrat
Both series are about a guy surrounder by girls with supernatural issues
report Recommended by Emi_Tin
Main guy goes around solving the supernatural dilemmas of various waifus alongside witty dialogue.
report Recommended by PixieBubbles
Very similar in terms of plot and characters. The main guy helps other girls who suffer from a supernatural phenomenon and of course, some of them fall in love with him. The main couples are also very similar in both shows.
report Recommended by priton
- Both shows are Drama/RomComs with supernatural elements where the MC tries to fix other characters problems. - Also in both anime the main romantic relationship is established very early on.
report Recommended by SarcasticJaw
“Poor man’s Monogatari” Long story short:troubled girls are saved by a sarcastic MC. Same “harem”-ish style,same interesting dialogue and the same special “tsundere” main female character.Even so,there are a lot of differences in quality.
report Recommended by -David-
Both focus around paranormal/supernatural occurrences. Female and Male MC's strongly resemble each other Male MC finds the need to save others from these supernatural occurrences Initial Arc establishes relationship between lead male and female Character driven series
report Recommended by xxxtentacles
Central theme of both stories is very similar (MC helping girls with their sobrenatural problems) And the relationship between both partners, is very similar.
report Recommended by JaVzD
It narrates similar story tropes but Bakemonogatari actually has good characters, a mindblowing animation, an eargasmic ost and, of course, one of the best story telling in anime
report Recommended by sovietbakuretsu
For once there is actually a show that is similar to Monogatari. Both shows involve the MC dealing with supernatural problems involving a wide range of girls. In both shows, while there's a main love interest that spans the series, there are small elements of harems for the MC's. Both shows also have unique interactions between the characters and contain ample amounts of witty humor
report Recommended by Short_Circut
If you didn't like Bakemonogatari for it being verbose, flashy, or unconventional but still enjoyed some of the themes used than Bunny Girl Senpai might be for you. Bakemonogatari will give you more memorable characters and is all-around better written but if you are looking for something more simple then Bunny Girl is the way.
report Recommended by dotta
A shameless yet selfless high school boy encounters several girls dealing with supernatural ailments and tries to help them in several distinct arcs. Sakuta and Koyomi are extremely similar as are Mai and Hitagi. Basically, the setup, structure, and characters have strong parallels. They’re both really good too.
report Recommended by Noradora
Both stories follow a Male lead trying to help a bunch of girls with their problems related to the unnatural
report Recommended by Zar_Putin_I
Both try to explore problems that people face via more literal supernatural elements (spirits in Monogatari and adolecense syndrome in Seishun Buta Yarou). Where Bake more focuses on interal conflicts and problems relating to themselves, Seishun Buta Yarou focuses on an individual's interactions and place within a societal context (and then by proxy, how it affects them). Both however, are still good in both rights. There are also other small similarites that a fan of one can recognise in the other but they both still feel like fresh and interesting series in their own ways.
report Recommended by Glayce
Both shows have a note of the supernatural things, that happening around main characters: the hero of this story is still a high school student, who meets a girl with supernatural phenomenon and helping her to solve a problem. Also, main heroine has a personality of "tsundere": sometimes, she can be angry to protagonist and even rude him, but on the other hand, she loves him and feel safety with MC. Besides it, in both animes slip philosophical and scientific thoughts.
report Recommended by Cold_Raw
The story lines are very similar and equally interesting! The main character seems to be a pushover when in reality he has a righteous attitude towards helping others in need. They both walk the line between supernatural and reality; the character's emotions manipulate the world at large through themes of physics and spirituality. The themes are also very philosophical and every episode of Bunny Girl leaves me wondering about how I perceive my world, just like the Bakemonogatari series did. Mild fanservice too! I absolutely recommend both anime.
report Recommended by JillyMae
Bunny Girl is a rip off except Generic art style Forgettable soundtrack less cynical less of Shaft's spice less headtilt™ less verbose easier to consume slightly more cliche BUT STILL GOOD! Self aware deadpan boy highschooler meets long hair self aware girl during a supernatural moment. Girl tells boy to not tell anyone he saw her. He helps girls with their personal mental problems that manifest into something supernatural. He helps girls only for his harem. There is a glasses clad girl who knows everything that can help the mc on any supernatural problem. There is a girl who really has a crush on the mc. There is a girl who is somehow the   read more
report Recommended by KissshotAreola
Both shows have one main male protagonist with many female characters surrounding him, but what makes both of these shows great is how they both are not harems. The females in both shows actually have characteristics and are not boring. Also not all of them are falling over romantic for the male protagonist. Both shows character develop their main male protagonist as well as the females very well.
report Recommended by Tnecniv
- Set in modern day with some supernatural elements - Cast of mostly female characters around the highschool age - Protagonist that seems like a normal guy, but has some secrets of his own and helps the girls deal with their supernatural problems - Story split into mini-arcs about each character - Main girl with a sharp tongue and terrible mother - Lots of banter - Straightforward relationship with no misunderstandings or other cliches
report Recommended by Aramey
Supernatural mystery Male lead cool Kuudere male lead
report Recommended by Shirokuza
These two animes are really very similar. The way the characters are presented, the divisions by arcs of two to three episodes. One difference is that Monogatari is formed by a great harem, while Bunny Girl there is not much of that aspect.
report Recommended by Lu4n4264
Main guy is a normal guy trying to help a bunch of girls with their issues. Their issues are supernatural
report Recommended by Butller
Both animes have a similar concept of helping girls who are having problems with supernatural stuff. Also the main male leads are very similar to each other. Both animes also have a bit of mystery that makes you very curious and makes you want to follow it. So, If you like one of them, theres a high chance that you would love the other.
report Recommended by Arceusman7
Bunny Girl Senpai is Bakemonogatari without supernatural overload and less harem situations. Bakemonogatari graphic is better, but in Bunny Girl Senpai characyer are more believable (and nicer IMO).
report Recommended by raffaele2406
Seishun Buta Yarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai ("Bunny Girl Senpai" for short) is an anime in which a high school boy named Sakuta Azusagawa solves the problems within his town relating to a phenomenon knows as "Puberty Syndrome". Bakemonogatari has a similar premise in which a high school boy named Koyomi Araragi solves the problems in his area relating to the supernatural (including demons, Kamis, and curses). Each incident spans a few episodes (similar to Bunny Girl Senpai), but each incident has its own opening, adding more character and setting the mood for what is to come. Bunny Girl Senpai's problems   read more
report Recommended by IreneKujo
Very similar in plot and character-interactions. Both are dialogue-heavy with some supernatural/pseudo-scientific aspects. Bunny girl senpai is more or less budget- bakemonogatari
report Recommended by CapedBaldy-sama
Seishun Buta Yarou wa Bunny Girl Senpai no Yume wo Minai is basically Bakemonogatari but worse. I find the characters, their interactions, the humour, the visuals, the drama, the plot (from what I remember from the manga), the art, sound and basically anything else to be better in Monogatari. If you enjoyed this, Bakemonogatari should blow your mind. On the other hand, Bunny Girl does have a more down to earth feel and is better for people who don't get Bake's humour.
report Recommended by DumpsterKing
Both Bunny Girl Senpai and Bakemonogatari share a similar concept where the mc helps out several girls who are experiencing a supernatural phenomenon. The dynamic between the mc and their main love interest in both anime are extremely similar, so if you like the banter then you should definitely check out Bakemonogatari, and all the other seasons in the series.
report Recommended by MScientist0
Both have very harem like feels to them, however the main guy has a girlfriend in both. That girl is the first girl that he helps in the series. In both series, the main guy is helping girls with their odd supernatural occurrences. The main girl character is mysterious, calm, and not quite tsundere- but still snaps at her boyfriend sometimes. The main boy character is quirky, sarcastic, laid-back, and blunt. They both say odd things that make people surrounding them confused. There is a smart girl in both series who has a sensitive undertone. This has caused her to take on two forms, one for each of   read more
report Recommended by Craftyslr
Both share similar traits: episodic format, harem, dry humor couple, the supernatural. If you liked Bakemonogatari, Bunny Girl Senpai is right up your alley.
report Recommended by BokuNoGyro