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15 Anime Like Re:ZERO - Starting Life in Another World

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Subaru Natsuki is an ordinary high school student who leads a rather unhealthy life but, one fine day, after leaving a conbini, he is transported to a world of sword and sorcery. There, expecting all sorts of clich├ęs of the genre he knows from the fiction of his world, he is bailed out of trouble by a beautiful half-Elf named Emilia. Subaru accepts to play the hero and tries to help her recover an emblem that has been stolen from her. Neither of them will know the terrible fate that awaits them, as they both end up being killed. Only then Subaru discovers that he has the power to rewind his own death to an earlier point in his life, remembering everything that happened before his death. Anime like Re:Zero have captivating stories where the lead characters have the power to control their own destiny.

12 Anime Like The Devil Is a Part-Timer!

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The Devil Is a Part Timer! is a simple, funny and, above all, very entertaining anime. It presents us with an uncomplicated story, which is not very long and is perfect to have a good time when we want to watch something light. Despite its simplicity, it has a pretty good and consistent plot base. The demon king Satan dominates Ente Island, but due to his confrontation and near defeat against the heroine Emilia, Satan is forced to retreat and flee, ending up in the Tokyo of our world. Together with his faithful servant Alsiel, they have to adopt human identities and learn to live in the real world for a change. Anime like The Devil Is a Part-Timer! (Hataraku Maou-sama!) Showcase funny plots, lovable characters and usually revolve around a sudden change of environment.

14 Anime Like Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation

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A 34 year man from Japan hits rock bottom as he is evicted from his home. He is disheartened with what his life has become, has no job and wants to do something meaningful for a change. He tries helping a teenager and in the process, ends up dying. But our protagonist’s life doesn’t end here. He wakes up as a baby, in a magical world where he will have the chance to start over and lead a better life. In Mushoku Tensei we have a classic isekai anime where the protagonist dies and is taken to another world. Anime like Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation have similar starting points where we get to see our characters handle life in much different worlds than they previously knew. Check out our top anime like Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation below:

14 Anime Like The 8th Son? Are You Kidding Me?

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Shingo Ichinomiya is a 25-year-old salaryman working in a Japanese corporation. One day after he fell asleep, he wakes up in the body of a 6 year old in a fantasy world with magic. The boys name is Wendelin von Benno Baumeister, the eighth son of a poor but noble Baumeister family with no money for inheritance. He has the memories of both his past and current life. When he finds a magic testing orb in his fathers library, he discovers his ability to use magic. When he starts testing his magic in a forest Alfred, a former court wizard senses his magic powers and teaches him every thing he knows about the magic. With these new found powers our hero sets out on an adventure to become a famous adventurer in the kingdom. If you are looking for other anime similar to the 8th son? are you kidding me? (Hachi-nan tte, Sore wa Nai deshou!) where our hero is taken to a fantasy world filled with magic and adventure then these recommendations are for you.

14 Anime Like How Not to Summon a Demon Lord

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Our protagonist is playing a computer game in his room - an MMORPG. Soon after, he is magically teleported to another world, in what seems to be a slave contract. This new world seems to have the same characteristics as the game that he was playing, even down to the appearance of his character. By the power of one of the items he carried with him, he enslaved the girls who tried to enslave him. Now the main goal is to try to remove the contract so that the girls are free, but it will not be easy. The story evolves quickly with a well written plot that develops at a good pace. Our protagonist becomes much overpowered, which is one of the anime’s main characteristics. When looking at anime like How Not to Summon a Demon Lord (Isekai Maou to Shoukan Shoujo no Dorei Majutsu) we searched for anime where characters were similar in strength, where they got carried in other worlds, and where some also become demons. Check out our list below:

14 Anime Like In Another World With My Smartphone

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The anime follows Touya Mochizuk a fifteen year old who gets accidentally killed by a God. As an apology the god gives him another chance at living, but this time it will be in a fantasy world filled with magic. He also offers him for one special wish, for which Touya requests to have his smartphone in this new world. Accepting his wish the god modifies the phone with features that will help Touya in this new world and also bestows him with great physical and magical abilities. Taking full advantage of this new chance at life, Touya sets out on an adventure in the new world, making many allies (mainly females) and solving different problems of the world. Check out these other isekai anime shows like In Another World With My Smartphone (Isekai wa Smartphone to Tomo ni.) that focuses on the adventures of the main lead in another world filled with magic.

16 Anime Like 'By the Grace of the Gods'

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By the Grace of the Gods (Kami-tachi ni Hirowareta Otoko) follows Ryouma Takebayashi a lonely middle aged man with no recognition to his hard work. Upon death in sleep he is transported to three deities who taking pity on him gives another chance to live a fulfilling life. The deities bestowed him with amazing physical and magical skills and teleport him to a world filled with magic and promises to look after him. He is now reincarnated as a child with affinity to all elemental magic which is very rare in that world and lives in a forest for three years. In that time he manages to collect, train and evolve different types of slimes. During his normal strolls in the forest he comes across a few members of Duke's household and helps one of them who's been critically injured. Upon knowing that the boy is living alone in the forest the Dukes family ask him to leave the forest and live with them. Ryouma is all set to face many new members, learn and discover many types of skills an

17 Funny Anime Like Konosuba

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Kazuma lives in a run-of-the-mill little town. This unwashed man finally comes out of his cave to buy a new video game. Just as he is finally returning home, he is killed by a truck while trying to save a girl. By the time he wakes up, he's in limbo in front of the water goddess. She tells him to resurrect himself in a new world similar to an RPG video game. She makes fun him for his sad life as a failure - he failed to save the girl, who was never really in danger and died in a shameful way. The goddess turns out to be not so bad and decides to grant him a wish. The young man, by way of revenge, wishes that the goddess suffers the same fate as him. In the end, the goddess turns out to be quite clumsy and useless for anything other than making whoever sees the anime laugh. Here is our list of comedy anime like Konosuba , where our hero finds himself in similar circumstances:

21 Anime Like Wise Man's Grandchild (Kenja no Mago)

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A young office worker without any motivation, does not wish to return home because no one is waiting for him. Suddenly, his life undergoes a radical turn due to a tragic accident. By unknown circumstances, the young man is reborn in the body of a kid in a world where magic exists. Accepting his destiny, an old man decides to pick up and educate the child in the ways of magic. Soon, this child will manage to master a great deal of magical knowledge. A very well made anime, where the main character is taken into another world. Check out more anime like Kenja no Mago (Wise Man's Grandchild, Philosopher's Grandson), where our main characters are usually transported into different worlds, with different rules.

15 Anime Like Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest

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Hajime Nagumo, 17, is your average otaku who lives at night and sleeps at school. However, his simple nightlife suddenly changes when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned into a world of fantasy! They are treated as heroes and have a duty to save the human race from total extinction. But what should have been the wet dream of any otaku quickly becomes Hajime's nightmare. While the rest of his kind is blessed with divine powers, Hajime's work, Synergist, has only one unique transmutation ability. Ridiculed and harassed by his classmates for being weak, he soon finds himself in despair. Can he survive in this dangerous world of monsters and demons with only the level of strength of a glorified blacksmith? These are great anime like Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest (Arifureta Shokugyou de Sekai Saikyou) with unlikely protagonists that wake up in different worlds, have unconventional powers and are quite likable.

13 Anime Like Ascendance of a Bookworm

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Honzuki no Gekokujou is an Isekai anime set in a fantasy world whose protagonist Urano Motosu, is a university librarian and is deeply in love with all kinds of books. one day she dies when a mountain of books fell on her, and is reborn in another world in the body of a sickly girl named Myne. She soon discovers that in that place the existence of books is limited to only the most noble of people. She will do anything to get one or make her own but... will she be able to do it before she dies? Check out more smart and fun anime like Ascendance of a Bookworm where the characters are either taken to a new world, or live a different life, a new life because of a similar development.

19 Anime Like That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

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One day, 37-year-old Satoru Mikami, an ordinary working man living in Tokyo with no girlfriend or engagement, saves his fellow worker Tamura's life and dies instantly. But his story does not end there, because as his last thoughts leave his head, a strange entity is shaping the characteristics of his new body to reincarnate in another world. So, to his surprise, Satoru will wake up again from his sweet sleep, fully aware of his previous life, but like a slime: the classic slime monster of video games like Dragon Quest. Full of optimism and ready to live a fuller life, Satoru, sets out to explore this new world, where he will undo all sorts of mischief thanks to his peculiar set of skills and, on the way, will make friends with all sorts of monsters. This is an anime that discusses the mysterious topic of reincarnation. Anime like That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Tensei shitara Slime Datta Ken) will follow similar patterns and themes. Here are the best ones:

14 Anime Like No Game No Life

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Two step-siblings better known as Shiro and Sora hate the outdoors and living with people other than themselves. Locked in their world, they spend their time playing video games and humiliating everyone who tries to challenge them on this platform. Everything is beautiful in their day to day until a stranger challenges them to play a game of chess in which they are the winners. In exchange for their victory, this strange person with no identity offers them to go to a new world where everything is based on challenges and victories. Our protagonists accept without thinking much and are transported to Disboard, a colorful world where thinking beings of multiple races live and in which there are some very peculiar rules. This world is the result of a very ancient war from which certain commandments were derived that governs peace in the present. Everything is based on games, if you want to win power you need to challenge others to a game in which you can impose your rules and where you ca

23 Anime Like The Rising of the Shield Hero

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The Rising of the Shield Hero is an isekai who tries to differentiate himself from his peers, with ideas that in some ways manage to make the work unique, while still satisfying an audience accustomed to the standards of the genre. Naofumi Iwatani, a university student like many others, lives alone and, when money is tight, goes to the library to read light novels. Here one day he finds a mysterious book. Naofumi is fascinated by the story of four heroes each wielding their own weapon: a sword, a spear, a bow, and a shield. Paladins are summoned from distant worlds to save another world. Reading the descriptions of the four knights, the protagonist realizes that there is no Shield Hero. Naofumi is hit by an intense ray of light. He finds himself in a room with his peers, and a shield on his arm. The others present are Ren Amaki, with a sword; Motoyasu Kitamura, with a spear; Itsuka Kawasumi, with an arch. Anime like The Rising Of The Shield Hero (Tate no Yuusha no Nariagari) deal wi

25 Anime Like Overlord (Series)

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Are you a fan of the Overlord anime series and with the end of the third season you want to watch more similar anime with over power hero set in a virtual game's fantasy world? Don't worry we bring you a list of anime with similar premise. Most of the below anime's share one or more qualities of Overlord series such as overpowered hero, fantasy world, Isekai theme, RPG mechanics, have superpowers/magic, etc. If you feel that there is any anime similar to Overlord that we might have missed please make sure to mention them in the comments below so that we may update our list.

Top 10 Anime Like Sword Art Online

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If you have completed watching Sword Art Online anime (series) then the first thought that crossed your mind will be ' are there any more anime like Sword Art Online '. For all those who are craving for more anime that mixes the experience of both anime and MMORPG games we made a list of top 10 anime similar to Sword Art Online . Check out our anime list below.