Are you new to Anime?
The Craze for Anime is increasing non-stop and the Fandom is becoming obscenely huge day by day. From the legendary Japanese Action Series “Dragon Ball (ドラゴンボール)” which aired their first ever episode on 26th April 1989 to “Tokyo Revengers, 東京卍リベンジャーズ (Tōkyō Ribenjāzu)” released in 2021. No wonder, there is a never ending list. Anime has been one of the most Innovative and unique story-telling platforms one has ever formulated. Anime or Animated series is a hand-written and computer animation originating from EAST JAPAN from the Late 1920s.
Anime has been so popular worldwide that it’s available on many video streaming sites such as Netflix, Amazon Prime , Hulu, Animeheaven.site , Crunchyroll ,CONtv, Tubi TV ,Anime Planet etc., with multilingual subtitles and Dubs.
If you are a beginner who has never watched any Animated series except for Doraemon , Pokémon or Kiteretsu Daihyakka during their Childhood. Here, I have picked some of he Best Anime Series for the new bies which are WORTH WATCHING!!!!!!!!
- NARUTO (2002-2017)
Naruto (うずまき ナルト) is a Japanese manga series which was written by Mashashi Kishimoto with an Anime TV Series adaption. The main character of the series is Naruto Uzamakai who is a very hyperactive ,mischievous ninja nearly in his adolescence. This young Ninja struggles in quest of recognition and acknowledgement from his friends and the villagers and also dreams to become the “HOKAGE” or the Leader of his village.
The manga series of Naruto was first published in Shueisha’s Magazine in 1999. The manga was adapted into an Anime TV series which broadcasted 220 episodes, aired between October 2003 to February 2007 on TV Tokyo in Japan. The series was also dubbed in English by America and began airing from 2005 on Cartoon Television Network. The Naruto Shippudden was a sequel of its original series which began from 2007 to 2017 with a total of 500 episodes.
Anime Heaven: https://www.animeheaven.site/search?term=naruto
IMDb Rating: 8/10
NARUTO has also bagged many awards to its name and has been considered as the Best Anime of all time.
- Attack on Titan (2013-2022)
Attack on Titan (進撃の巨人 Shingeki no Kyojinis) is a Japanese dark Fantasy, action, Post- apocalyptic Anime Television Series which was written and illustrated by Hajime Isayama. The Anime Television Series was adapted from the manga of the same name on April 2013. The first Season of AOT was aired on April 7th 2013 with a total episode of 25. As of March 29 2021, 76 episode of AOT have aired concluding the first half of the fourth season. It was originally broadcasted on NHK General TV in Japan.
The Series is also available in many video streaming sites like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu etc.
The Series is based on a fantasy world where humanity lives in enormous walls to save themselves from gigantic human-eating naked mans called as THE TITANS. The Story begins with Three main Characters named as Eren , Mikasa and Armin. These three joins the army to defeat the so called Titans. The series is full of many plot twist which captivates the spectators more and more.
Attack on Titans is perhaps one of the greatest Television show ever made and is considered as an “All time Classic”.
Anime Heaven: https://www.animeheaven.site/search?term=attack+on+titan
- One Punch Man (2015-2019)
One- Punch Man ( ワンパンマン) is a Japanese Anime series created by the artist ONE. It was adapted from a manga series written by Yusuke Murata. The first video animation of the Anime was released on October 5th 2015. The story is based on a Superhero called as Saitama, a Protagonist who is extremely powerful and can defeat any enemy with a Single Punch. YES! A SINGLE PUNCH. Isn’t it cool? but Saitama has grown bored by a lack of challenge due to his overwhelming strength.
The Series has a total number of 24 episodes including special episodes called as “One- Punch Man specials”.
The English dub of the series began airing in the US on Adult Swim’s Toonami from July to October 2016. The first season was appreciated for its Visuals, action and the overall story itself. Later, the second season was confirmed in September 2016 and aired between April 9, 2019 and July 2, 2019 while a television special aired on April 2, 2019.
You can also stream the series online on Netflix, Hulu and Animeheaven.site., Amazon Prime Video, Crunchyroll and so on.
Anime Heaven: https://www.animeheaven.site/search?term=one+punch+man
IMDb rating: 8.8/10
- One Piece (1999- ongoing)
If you ask any Anime fan to recommend you a series, they will surely mention “THE ONE PIECE”. Personally, I think its the best starter pack for beginners except for the fact that the story is too long which is a positive thing for fans who don’t want the series to end.
One piece (ワンピース) is an Anime Television show which is adapted from a Japanese Manga series of the same name written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda. It was original run on October 20, 1999 and it is still ongoing with a total episodes of 1002( along with 14 theatrical films and many more TV series) and also considered as one of the popular series in nations worldwide.
The story follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy and his Pirate Crew in order to find the greatest treasure left by the Legendary Pirate, Gold Roger. The famous mystery treasure named “One Piece” The Treasure was hidden somewhere at the Grand Line which made all the people to set out for their search.
One Piece is an amazing anime and it can make you laugh or cry and even twitch you with excitements. DO GIVE IT A WATCH.
ANIME HEAVEN: https://www.animeheaven.site/search?term=one+piece
IMDb Rating: 8.6/1O
- Demon Slayer (2019-2021)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (鬼滅の刃) is a Japanese manga series which is one of my favorite . It was written and illustrated by Koyoharu Gotouge. It was also serialized by the Shueisha’s Shonen manga magazine from February 2016 to May 2020. It is a 26 episode Anime Television Series which was aired in Japan from April to September 2019.
It also created its sequel movie ” Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train” which became the “Highest Grossing Anime movie of all time“. The Second season of the anime series readapted “The Mugen Train”
So, coming to the storyline the story takes place in Taisho-era Japan, where a secret war is ongoing between the human-eating Demons and the secret society called as the “Demon Slayer“. The main character of the series is a kind-hearted boy named Tanjiro Kamado who along with his family lives un the mountains. Tanjiro life was suddenly changed when he saw his family was attacked and slaughtered by a Demon. Tanjiro and his sister Nezuko were the sole survivors of the incident. Nezuko being transformed into a Demon showed all the human emotions. This made Tanjiro begin his quest to help his sister to turn back into a human and avenge his family Remorseless death.
The series is available on Netflix, Hulu and Animeheaven.site., Amazon Prime Video, Crunchyroll etc.
Anime Heaven: https://www.animeheaven.site/search?term=demon+slayer%27
IMDb Rating: 8.7/10
THIS LIST KEEPS ON CHANGING ACCORDING TO THE PREFERENCE OF DIFFERENT PEOPLE. AS I MENTIONED ABOVE THE LIST IS NEVER ENDING. THERE ARE MORE BEGINNER FRIENDLY ANIME SERIES FOR ONE TO WATCH AND THESE WERE SOME OF MY FAVORITES.