Best Anime To Watch: “Naruto Being At The Top”

The word anime is a shortened form of the Japanese word animēshon, which means “animation.” While anime has its roots in Japan, it has since spread to other countries, and today, anime can be found in many different languages, including English. Hundreds of good anime are available online but you would only need to watch a few of them to realize the true beauty of ‘anime’.

Genres of Anime

There are 5 major genres of anime: namely Shonen, Shojo, Seinen, Slice of Life, and Kodomomuke; shonen being the most popular.

  • Shōnen anime is aimed at young boys and features action, adventure, and comedy. Examples of shōnen anime include Naruto, Dragon Ball Z, and One Piece.
  • Shōjo anime is aimed at young girls and features romance, drama, and comedy. Examples of shōjo anime include Fruits Basket, Sailor Moon, and Ouran High School Host Club.
  • Seinen anime is aimed at older audiences and features more mature themes, such as violence, sex, and political themes. Examples of seinen anime include Berserk, Akira, and Grave of the Fireflies.

Top 5 Anime To Watch

  1. Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood (23 million viewers)
  2. Attack on Titan (18 million viewers)
  3. Naruto/Naruto Shippuden (38 million viewers)
  4. One Piece (32 million viewers)
  5. Death Note (34 million viewers)

Even if you don’t watch anime, these names won’t be unfamiliar to you. Let’s dive deeper into why these anime got their names in the Hall of Fame of the Top 5 Anime.

Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood

Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood: One of the most loving anime series with more than 86 episodes and each episode gives a unique sense of twist in the story.

The extent of the evil of human desires, greed, and curiosity is portrayed the best in this anime. The story of Edward Elric and his younger brother Alphonse Elric will surely be one of the finest anime you are ever going to watch.

Attack on Titan

Attack On Titan: Anime Series which started with a story of 3 children but now a lot of twists are there with complete action.

An anime that started as the story of 3 children, Eren Yeager, Mikasa, and Armin might end up giving you a different perspective on the real world as well. An anime with a rather out-of-the-ordinary fighting sequence, this anime is a treat for action lovers.

Naruto Shippuden

Naruto Shippuden: Most popular Anime in the world and most loved character by all the fans include Shinobi.

An anime that is focused on the life of a Shinobi (Ninja), which is a favorite of most of the fans. An excellent protagonist, Naruto who strives to become the Hokage (Chief) of his village despite lacking talent will surely win your heart with his kindness (spoiler alert, he has a beast within him).

An action-packed anime with amazing battle sequences which is only surpassed by its characters making Naruto a must-watch.

One Piece

One Piece: Anime with more than 1000+ episodes and amazing characters to enjoy the realm of it.

Only a legend like Eichiro Oda could have created such a long anime without getting us bored for even a minute. An anime that started more than 2 decades ago and with no end in sight. Oda has managed to create an anime that has created probably the largest and most patient fanbase in the world, all asking the same question “What is the One Piece?”.

Oda’s eccentric style with unique characters, designs, and most interesting, the story will hook you up to the journey of the King of the Pirates. One of the few anime that can make you genuinely laugh, watching “One Piece” should be on your bucket list.

Update: A live-action version of this anime will soon be airing on Netflix.


Deathnote: Japanese anime where if the main character writes the name of someone on the book, he/she gets killed for sure.

Masi Oka managed to create one of the most thrilling anime in less than 50 episodes. What happens when a book capable of killing anyone just by writing his name, finds itself in the hands of a mastermind? Will he implement justice or will he be corrupt with the unimaginable power this book brings? Watch this anime to get the answer.

Wrapping Up

Anime is a whole different genre in itself with hundreds of anime that have excellent writing and breathtaking animation. These 5 anime might set you on a journey that might even change you for the better. Shonen anime is just a category that is primarily popular among men, there are other categories that you may also like. With the advancement of animation and technology, the beauty of anime is just going to be mesmerizing.

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