What are the best anime shows on Crunchyroll?

Johannes Gelilang - Contributor

Anime has been around for quite some time now. But back in the day, there are only a few shows licensed for airing on other territories. One can only hope that the local television network would broadcast his/her most-awaited anime. Luckily, with the advent of the internet, websites that stream anime shows have become available online. One of those is Crunchyroll, which is considered widely as the most famous one than the likes of Funimation. For sure, otakus might have encountered the website already. But for the other readers, allow us to give a brief introduction to the site.

Crunchyroll is an American distributor and licensing company that streams anime and dorama, or Japanese TV drama. Initially hosting East Asian videos, the website now has over 900 anime shows and over 200 Asian dramas for its users to watch online. Albeit not all programs are available worldwide due to the restrictions in licensing. The website also has a digital shonen manga anthology known as Crunchyroll Manga, which offers around 50 manga titles. Now, you might ask. "There's almost a thousand anime shows! Which among those are worth watching?" Well, you have landed in the right place. We have gathered a list of the best anime in Crunchyroll for you to binge-watch! One of the shows you can see in the list is JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, which is also in Crunchyroll top anime of the decade. Aside from that, we also include Naruto Shippuden, My Hero Academia, and a lot more. With Crunchyroll free trial, you can watch it all without ads. So go ahead and check out our list!

  1. 1JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken


    JoJo no Kimyou na Bouken or JoJo's Bizarre Adventure is an anime based on Hirohiko Araki's manga of the same title. The action anime began airing on 2012 and revolves around a protagonist who fights against evil.

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  1. 2Naruto Shippuden


    Never call yourself a certified Otaku unless you have watched Naruto Shippuden already! Kidding aside, if you haven't seen an episode out of the 500 ones available online, it's never too late to catch up. If you would ask us how many seasons does it have, well, 21 seasons await you! Thus, this shonen anime series is dubbed to be one of the longest-running shows of all time. 

    Since its inception on February 15, 2007, the story of a young ninja named Naruto Uzumaki has been captivating the hearts and minds of anime fans from all over the world. Yet, before becoming a television hit, it was first a Japanese manga series written by Masashi Kishimoto. Witness how Naruto Uzumaki who constantly searches for approval and recognition, as well as to become Hokage. Just a tip, Naruto Shippuden is definitely available on Netflix but it entirely depends on the country or region you are watching it from. Don't fret though, because we have a lot of streaming options for you below!

  2. 3My Hero Academia


    Boku No Hero Academia: My Hero Academy is a Japanese action and adventure anime adapted  from the manga illustrated by Kohei Horikoshi's. It was released April 18, 2017. Christopher R. Sabat, Justine Briner and Luci Christian were the English voice-over.

  1. 4Attack on Titan

    Attack on Titan or Shingeki no Kyojin is set in a post-apocalyptic world where humans are forced into hiding as flesh-eating monsters called "titans" rule the land. Mankind created a three-walled city to escape from extinction. And like with any other story, their peace was disrupted when a titan broke their only barrier from death.  Join Eren, Mikasa, and Armin in their journey to cleanse the earth. Just a fair warning though, this is not for the faint of heart.
  2. 5Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood


    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an adaptation of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga. The story follows two brothers' quest for the Philosopher's Stone after an attempt at human transmutation goes horribly wrong.

  3. 6Black Clover


    They say that in a world where Asta is born, it's pretty common to be born with powers. But what happens when Astra himself, the main protagonist in this shonen series, doesn't have any magic power? Will he still be able to succeed with his plan in becoming the Wizard King? In Black Clover, the story doesn't only center on Asta himself, but also on Yuno. They are both orphans, and they both want to become the Wizard King. The only difference is that Yuno possesses powers, while Asta has to go through physical training to make himself really better. This friendly rivalry between the two is what makes this anime series very interesting! Plus, you'll get to meet a lot more interesting anime characters! Start binge-watching Black Clover today to see what we're talking about!

  4. 7Demon Slayer


    Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba is one of the latest work by renowned animation studio, Ufotable. The thing that became apparent to us from the start was its visuals. Put simply, it's an impressive-looking show, beautiful even. It comes with an equally interesting story and charming characters. The thing that really impressed us the most though was the show's pacing. It's well-paced without much fluff or dull moments. This was the biggest release and most successful anime release in recent years and deservedly so. We can't wait to see what's next for Tanjirou, Nezuko, and the gang.

  5. 8Kaguya-sama: Love Is War


    Kaguya-sama: Love Is War or Kaguya-sama wa Kokurasetai: Tensai-tachi no Renai Zunousen is a romantic comedy school anime that premiered on Winter 2019. The psychological anime first aired on January 12, 2019, and will end on March 30, 2019.

  6. 9That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime


    That Time I Got Reincarnated as a slime (Japanese: Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken) is an anime adaptation of the fantasy light novel of the same name. The 23-episode anime was produced by 8-bit Studios and features Miho Okasaki as Rimuru's voice.

  7. 10Your Lie in April


    Your Lie in April (Shigatsu Wa Kimi No Uso) is a drama musical anime TV series based on a manga written by Naoshi Arakawa. Released in 2014, this anime tells the story of Kousei Arima and Kaori Miyazono.


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1JoJo no Kimyou na BoukenTV Shows 20 Paid
2Naruto ShippudenTV Shows 14 Paid
3My Hero AcademiaTV Shows 8 Paid
4Attack on TitanTV Shows 3 Paid
5Fullmetal Alchemist: BrotherhoodTV Shows 3 Paid
6Black CloverTV Shows 3 Paid
7Demon SlayerTV Shows 3 Paid
8Kaguya-sama: Love Is WarTV Shows 2 Paid
9That Time I Got Reincarnated as a SlimeTV Shows 2 Paid
10Your Lie in AprilTV Shows 1 Paid

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