Anime series are actually Japanese animated films and they are very popular. Topics range from medieval samurai, through fantasy and drama. We all have seen Dragonbol and Digimon, so you have an idea what are we talking about. We’ve collected the most popular anime shows, although there are plenty of good anime series that are definitely worth watching. However, here are the best and the most popular anime series of all time!
Death Note is a fantastic anime and probably the best of all times. Death Note is thriller about one bright high school student Light Yagami who finds a notebook with mysterious powers and this note kills anyone whose name is written in it. Light then decides to use this diary to change the world and destroy all evil. So, as killers and thieves start dying in jails, police suspects that there is a serial killer behind all that. They call their best detective L, and here starts the fun. The battle between detective L and Light brings fun, mystery and suspense till the end.
One piece is one of the best and most popular long-running anime shows. This series follows the 17-year old Monkey D, Luffy who leads the crew Hat Pirates. Luffy has supernatural powers that he gained eating the Devil fruit, which is magical. He uses his ability to stretch his body like rubber to fight villains on his search for the legendary treasure called One piece.
Bleach is a great anime, which is based on manga bu Kubo Tite. The story follows a 15-year old kid, Kurosaki Ichigo who can see ghosts. He meets Rukia, who is a soul reaper, who can destroy evil spirits called Hollows. But one day Rukia is very injured and she transfers her powers to Kurosaki. Now the boy has to do his duty as a soul reaper and protect humans.
Elften Lied is a story about The Diclonius – a newly evolved species, similar to humans but with special powers. They are abused and used for experiments. One teenage girl Lucy manages to escape a research facility and start living with humans (her cousins), but she wants a revenge. This is one of the most dramatic and violent animes ever.
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
Inredible story, great characters, amazing soundtracks and fantastic scenery – these are the features that define this anime show. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is a story about two young alchemists Edaward and Alphonse Elric who seek a way to restore their bodies which are crippled after a failed human transmutation attempt.
Dragon Ball is a legendary Japanese manga series, that was very popular in its time and received two sequels. The show follows Goku and his quest to find the seven magic dragon balls and later to save the world with his super natural powers.
Naruto is another popular anime, based on manga by Kishimoto Masashi. Naruto follows one young ninja, Uzumaki Naruto who has Kyuubi, a nine-tails fox sealed inside him. The story follows Naruto’s journey to become the best and the strongest ninja in his village and to finally be accepted by the people.
Fairy Tail is a fantasy anime, based on manga series by Hiro Mashima. This anime follows Lucy Heartfilia, a new member of the Fairy Tail mage guild. Lucy teams up with the powerful fire wizard Natsu Dragneel who is searching for his mentor, a dragon named Igneel. During their journey they perform many missions and face many dangerous enemies.