Truly, Japanese Anime is undisputedly the best in the world. Most of the world’s successful anime series come from the Japanese production houses. Here we present the top most popular and successful anime series that has became the fantasy of every kid in this world!!!
10. STEINS; GATE
Future Gadget Laboratory which was run by Rintaro Okabe Mayuri Shiina, his air-headed childhood friend, Hashida Itaru & a pervert hacker nicknamed “Daru.” Laboratory members learn that the cell phone-operated microwave oven they developed can send text messages back in time!! And then they are joined by Kurisu to investigate the text messages – referred to as “D-mails”, which are sent to the past to change the present. Kurisu then creates a device which can send memories through the microwave oven allowing the user to time travel. A secret organization known as SERN was secretly researching time travel, and learns about time machine and sends people to the laboratory to retrieve it, killing Mayuri in the consequences. Okabe goes back in time multiple times to prevent Mayuri’s death, but fails each time. Okabe must also deal with SERN and put an end to SERN’s evil plans to save the future. Forced across the diverging threads of past and present, Okabe must shoulder the burdens that come from holding the time!!!!
Earth is populated by wizards who unite into guilds to sharpen up their magical abilities. Natsu Dragneel, a “dragon slayer” wizard with dragon-like abilities who travels the kingdom of Fiore in search of his missing foster father called as dragon Ignee invites the Lucy Heartfilia into the “Fairy Tail” Guild. Natsu forms a team with his cat-like companion Happy and Lucy, later joined by ice wizard Gray Fullbuster and armored wizard Erza Scarlet. The Guild goes on a adventure and numerous missions for punishing criminals, illegal dark and evil guilds, and capturing Etherious demons. With an amazing fantasy storyline plot, Fairytail will never fail to amaze you.
8. CODE GEASS
What would you do, if you could control people by looking in their eyes? Giant Robots called as Knightmare Frames led by the empire of Britannia invades Japan, and now it’s known as Area 11. People living in Japan are called as the 11s. A former prince of Britannia known as Lelouch, whose mother was killed and his sister was forced to live a life of handicap by the people from Britannia, vows to destroy the empire of Britannia and take avenge his mother’s death. Lelouch with his sister Nunnally lives in Japan. Lelouch accidentally gets caught up in a terrorist raid on a military secret; that “secret” ends up being a mysterious girl named C.C., and when Lelouch unwittingly discovers her, she grants him the power of Geass, which allows him to control anyone just by looking into their eyes. Lelouch had vowed his childhood Japanese friend Suzaku, that he would destroy the Britannia, but few years later he discovers that Suzaku now worked for the Britannia military. Lelouch and his group declares rebel against the Britannia, and vows to crush whoever comes in their way. Suzaku on the other hand has the same aim to free Area 11, but by increasing his position in the army to a level where one can change the system, and liberating Area 11 without bloodshed. This clash of ideals makes best of childhood friends become to worst of enemies. Entire storyline is fantastic and is a must watch anime series!!!!
I wish I could have born in the world of Pokémon. Every Pokémon fan in the world, must have wondered this at least once in his life. Drawing Pokémon sketches in free time & collecting the Pokémon merchandise is the hobby of every kid. The world famous Pokémon Go game made the whole world go crazy for hunting down the Pokémon. The Anime starts with the ambitious Ash Ketchum who wants to become the world’s greatest Pokémon master. Anime is extremely exciting as Ash always pushes his limits and becomes stronger along with his Pokémon in every battle. Friendly Rivalry, discovering abilities of new and rare Pokémon, Winning the Gym Battles, Battling stronger opponents, nurturing the bond between trainer and Pokémon and the Pokémon Evolution makes this anime series, the fantasy world for every kid. Making an awesome comeback in a Pokémon battle and making his bond stronger with his Pokémon is the specialty of Ash Ketchum.
6. DRAGONBALL Z
The universe is truly large… But still the world knows Dragon Ball, Sketches of Goku, Vegeta, Gohan and warriors can be found in the notebooks lastpage of every kid in the secondary schools. Anime is about the mighty warrior race called as Saiyyan from the Planet Vegeta, which was destroyed by the powerful alien called as Freeza. A Saiyyan child however arrives and grows up on the planet earth, whose name is Goku. The earth possesses the magical balls with its origin from planet Namek. These mystical balls when brought all together summons an eternal dragon “Shenron”, who grants any wish of those who summons him. Rivalry between the evil prince Vegeta (Saiyyan prince) and Goku gives an awesome thrill to the anime. Pushing the limits every time to achieve new heights and power levels, is the aim of these mighty Saiyyan warriors. Rivalry becomes more intense when Goku becomes the legendary “Super Saiyyan” fighter. Watching the prince vegeta turn on the good side and fight along with Goku is the most enjoyable experience in the anime. Anime is extremely exciting and gives you Goosebumps every time you watch it.
Welcome to the world of Ninjas. Here they have a phenomenon called as the Chakra energy which allow them to create and perform the attack called as “Jutsu”. Serial has a great story of Naruto Uzamaki and his rivalry with Sasuke Uchiha. Watch Naruto as he chases his dream to be the greatest Hokage (Leader) of the Leaf Village and make people acknowledge his presence. Serial becomes more interesting when Sasuke Uchiha turns on the dark side to gain more power, and Naruto’s obsession of bringing his friend Sasuke back from the evilness. The serial becomes more thrilling when Naruto surpass the abilities and powers of that of Kage leaders. The Chakra energy powerhouse called as the tailed beasts are sealed inside the Ninjas to control the power of these tailed beasts as a military weapon and also protecting the village from destruction. People hated and feared the Ninjas who had tailed beasts inside them, and these Ninjas were called as Jinchurikis. However, Naruto gains recognition in the village and becomes hero. The Trio of Naruto (Jinchuriki of Nine Tailed Beast), Sasuke Uchiha who possess the mighty Sharingan (& later Rinnegan eyes) and a powerful medic Ninja Sakura will never fails to amaze you.
4. COWBOY BEBOP
Space roamed by cool Cowboys, Sounds Great Huh!!!!. This anime is truly ahead of time!!! Its era of 2071 and mankind has successfully settled on the interstellar bodies in the galaxy. Bounty hunters called as Cowboys hired by the Inter Solar System Police to maintain peace in this universe. A Cowboy named “Jet Black” is the captain of ship “Bebop”. “Jet Black” partners with carefree Spike Spiegel possessing impressive combat skills. They are joined by “Ein” a genetically engineered Pembroke Welsh Corgi dog with human like intelligence, “Faye” Valentine a con-artist / trickster with memory loss and a teenager with impressive hacking skills known as “Edward Wong”. Together this group goes on a thrilling adventure chasing bounties and taking up on big hotshots. Anime is full action-packed with light weight comedy. It’s truly a great Western Classic.
Gold D. Roger the king of the pirates acquired everything the world has to offer and hid his treasure at the end of the Grand Line Sea. Whoever acquires the treasure becomes the King of the Pirates. Enjoy the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy on his journey to become the King of the Pirates. Follow Luffy on his way to acquire legacy of the Pirate King Gold D. Roger by finding the world’s greatest treasure called as One-piece. Watch the rubber boy Luffy who ate the “Gomu Gomu no Mi” (Devil Fruit), fight the villains with extra ordinary devil fruit powers. Luffy is followed by the swordsman known as Roronoa Zoro who dreams to become the greatest swordsman in the world, Ship Navigator Nami who wants to draw the maps of the entire world, Archaeologist Nico Robin, Sniper Usopp, Extraordinary chef Sanji who wants to discover the sea named the ALL Blue, Cyborg Franky as the ship-wright, Doctor Tony tony Chopper who is half human and half reindeer & “Soul King” Brook the musician. Watch them as they sail over and unravel the mysteries of the most treacherous sea in the world called as Grand Line.
2. FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST BROTHERHOOD
This starts with Edward Elric & Alphonse Elric who tries to bring back their mother back to life using the alchemy art, the process goes terribly wrong costing Alphonse his whole body and Edwards his left leg. To keep the soul of his brother on the earth, Edward sacrifices his left arm and bonds the Alphonse soul to a suit of armor. Edward joins the military as a state alchemist. After that, the brothers go on a journey to find a philosophers stone, which could return these brothers back to their original body. Follow these brothers on their awesome adventures as they also unravel the mysteries of conspiracies in their nation, and save the future of their country!!!
Now comes the best of all of them. Death Note is Notebook belonging to the Shinigami’s (Death Gods). Make no mistake to consider death note as an ordinary notebook!!! Instruction in death note claims that the name of the person once written in the book, the person will die!!! Even the time, place and method of death can be controlled. Once the a bored death god named as Ryuk comes to mortal realm and hands over the death note an intelligent high school student known as “Light Yagami”. But Power comes with arrogance, ego and superciliousness. There is always a dark side to the Power without limits!!! Light Yagami wants to create a perfect world without crime and get rid of those innocence who comes in his way. Soon Interpol hires a mysterious detective with extra-ordinary skills known only as “Detective L”. L comes to conclusion that the serial killer, dubbed by the public as Kira, is located in Japan & can kill people without laying a finger on them. And the Cat and Mouse game begins between both of them. Overflowing excitement and curiosity will make you hop on the edge of your Couch!!!!
Disclaimer:- Rather than assuming it as rankings please consider it as the Must watch Recommendation List!!