The 20 MOST POPULAR anime of recent times

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In recent times, the development of anime has skyrocketed, and that has caused us to lack time to be able to enjoy all of them. Despite the fact that, as a general rule, the duration of each chapter is usually approximately twenty minutes, which is nothing to write home about, but if we add little by little we come across a huge list of pending series that make the cost above January seems like child’s play. That is why in this list we will talk about the most popular anime of recent times.

They won’t necessarily be anime that have been released now, because we will also include those that even today continue to release episodes on a regular basis and are in full development. Well, except for a few others who are already approaching their home stretch, like Attack the titans or even My Hero Academiathat although it is somewhat further away at the time of writing these lines, it is not that much remains, everything is said.

Dragon Ball Super

  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Masako Nozawa, Ryō Horikawa, Kōichi Yamadera, Masakazu Morita, Masako Nozawa, Toshio Furukawa, Ryūsei Nakao…

Dragon Ball Super expand the story of Dragon Ball Z with the characters of all life and some new additions, such as Beerus, the God of destruction, or Whis. The work of Akira Toriyama rises here to another level when the Saiyan warriors manage to cross the borders of the universes in search of more powerful rivals, achieving impressive transformations and keeping the Dragon Ball flame alive.

Attack the titans


Attack the titans
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Haruma Miura, Kiko Mizuhara, Satomi Ishihara, Ayame Misaki, Kanata Hongo, Hiroki Hasegawa, Nanami Sakuraba…

The Titans invaded the world a hundred years ago and humans, in search of survival, had to isolate themselves behind high walls to contain these terrible beasts. But the peace between the two worlds does not last long, since Eren Jaeger, seeking revenge, creates his own army to destroy these dangerous beings. Attack the titans is currently one of the most successful fictions that we can find, for example, on Amazon Prime Video.

demon slayer


demon slayer
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Yuki Kaji, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Takuya Eguchi, Hiro Shimono, Akira Ishida, Saori Hayami…

One of the fiercest anime we have seen in terms of explicit violence representation is concerned. Tanjiro embarks on a journey to find the cure for his sister’s curse and avenge the death of his family along the way.who was killed by a demon. demon slayer It is not suitable for all stomachs, since, as we said, dismemberment is the order of the day.

Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure


Jojo's Bizarre Adventure
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Kenjiro Tsuda, Daisuke Ono, Kensho Ono, Matthew Mercer, Yuki Kaji, Takehito Koyasu…

Yes demon slayer it was one of the most violent anime, jojo’s bizarre Adventure is one of the craziest, and also essential, of recent times. in the anime we will follow closely in the footsteps of the Joestar family, of British origin and destined to fight the forces of evil. The fiction covers several generations of that family, so we will make the odd time jump. It may be the one with the least impact on popular culture, of the newest animes, but it certainly has a huge mass of fans behind it.

My Hero Academia


My Hero Academia
  • duration: 24 min.
  • Distribution: Justin Briner, Christopher Sabat, Daiki Yamashita, Clifford Chapin, David Matranga, Monica Rial…

My Hero Academia is currently going through certain controversies, because part of his fandom is not too happy with the process that is being followed in regards to the development of the final plot. But still, Class 1-A history is mandatory and it deserves to be seen so s.

Star Wars: Visions


Star Wars: Visions
  • duration: Between 13 and 22 min.
  • Distribution: Simu Liu, Karen Fukuhara, Temuera Morrison, Alison Brie, David Harbour, Neil Patrick Harris, Nichole Bloom…

starwars in anime, indeed, and is the best of 2021 in fact. Seven studios show some expanded stories in short films lasting a few minutes, featuring some familiar faces from the George Lucas saga. It is unmissable and you can find it on Disney +.

Castlevania


Castlevania
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Alejandra Reynoso, Richard Armitage, James Callis, Graham McTavish, Theo James, Bill Nighy…

The popular video game saga goes out of its way to get into an adventure for Netflix that, like demon slayer, offers high doses of hemoglobin. A vampire hunter tries to defend a city that is being stalked by Dracula himself and his hosts. It may take some liberties with the original games, but it works well as an expansion and add-on product.

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations


Boruto: Naruto Next Generations
  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Amanda C. Miller, Junko Takeuchi, Kokoro Kikuchi, Yuko Sanpei, Cherami Leigh…

Like dragon ballNaruto needed a sequel after his ending, which concluded with the legendary Uzumaki being crowned the new Hokage of the Leaf Village. Boruto: Naruto Next Generations sins of constantly resorting to the nostalgia factor, but of course it is ideal for the biggest fans of the mythology created by Masashi Kishimoto.

bananafish


bananafish
  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Unsho Ishizuka, Hiroaki Hirata, Kenji Nojima, Makoto Furukawa, Jun Fukuyama…

We already classified this fiction as one of the most important within the Amazon Prime Video catalog, and it could not be missing from this list. A thriller, mixed with suspensein which Ash Lynx must find out why his brother only says the words Banana Fish and where they come from.

tokyo avengers


tokyo avengers
  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Yuki Yamada, Ryo Yoshizawa, Yosuke Sugino, Mio Imada, Takumi Kitamura…

If you like time travel, this may be your favorite anime in this article. Takemichi believes that, at 26 years old, he has ruined his life, so he dedicates himself to doing any job that allows him to pay the rent. But one day he finds out that his only girlfriend, Hinata, has been killed by a settling of accounts between gangs. In shock, Takemichi falls victim to an accident and that takes you back 12 yearsand then try to change Hinata’s destiny.

The World Ends With You


The World Ends With You
  • duration: 22 min.
  • Distribution: Anna Hachimine, Takayuki Fujimoto, Hiroshi Shirokuma, Anri Katsu, Subaru Kimura, Koki Uchiyama, Satomi Arai…

Tetsuya Nomura took over the adaptation of the characters to anime in this 2007 video game for Nintendo DS that was highly acclaimed by players, borrowing elements from Kingdom Hearts. Some of the elements of the story have had to be revised to adapt to serial fiction, and the result was a real success.

Haikyū!!


Haikyuu!
  • duration: 24 min.
  • Distribution: Hiroshi Kamiya, Takuya Eguchi, Junya Enoki, Katsuyuki Konishi, Yuichi Nakamura, Yuki Kaji…

Unconditional love for volleyball, that is what drives this fiction in which we will follow in the footsteps of a high school student, and his team, moving through this sport. A classic within the anime, everything is said, but with a volleyball approach that gives it a certain touch of freshness.

Hunter x Hunter


Hunter x Hunter
  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Megumi Han, Mariya Ise, Matthew Mercer, Cristina Valenzuela, Erika Harlacher…

We cannot avoid including in this list animes that have a certain relationship with the world of video games, and Hunter x Hunter It is one of them. If you are fans of JRPGs, whatever type they are as long as we have in mind classics with bladed weapons (we can include here Monster Hunter Stories), then the work of Yoshihiro Togashi you’ll love it

jujutsu kaisen


jujutsu kaisen
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Kenjiro Tsuda, Yuichi Nakamura, Takahiro Sakurai, Junya Enoki, Mikako Komatsu…

We are talking here about one of the biggest bombs of 2021. Based on the manga by Gege Akutami and at the hands of the Mappa studio. Yuji Itadori, the protagonist, is cursed and decides to go to a school of magic and wizards to free himself from it. It is an extremely recent production, so you will not find too many episodes.

gintama


gintama
  • duration: 24 min.
  • Distribution: Tomokazu Sugita, Rie Kugimiya, Daisuke Sakaguchi, Akira Ishida, Kazuya Nakai, Mikako Takahashi…

In feudal Japan, a samurai veteran of the wars against aliens tries to honor the values ​​of humanity, accompanied by his faithful companions. One of the funniest we have seen until recently and less. gintama is a fiction that mixes comedy and action, with touches of drama of course, and it’s a true addiction.

OddTaxi


OddTaxi
  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Natsuki Hanae, Ridho lida, Kappei Yamaguchi, Ryohei Kimura, Makoto Furukawa, Soma Saito, Suzuko Mimori…

In a world inhabited by anthropomorphic animals, we are told the story of Odokawa, a walrus taxi driver, who begins to discover that a mysterious disappearance surrounds the city where he works. That, of course, leads organized crime to persecute him so that her crimes do not come to light.

Dr Stone: Stone Wars

dr stone

  • duration: 24 min.
  • Distribution: Yūsuke Kobayashi, Mikako Komatsu, Makoto Furukawa, Mutsumi Tamura…

It may remind you a bit of the mythical Gargoyles, although in a general way. Humanity has been petrified and Senku and his friend Taiju use their abilities to rebuild the civilization.

Terror in Tokyo


Terror in Tokyo
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Anthony Bowling, Kaito Ishikawa, Soma Saito, Atsumi Tanezaki, Megumi Han…

A story that has spectacular bases, with two teenagers as protagonists Nine and Twelve. The funniest thing of all, and where the plot twist really comes from, is that they are two terrorists who threaten Tokyo. It is an anime with huge doses of action and a lot of drama in between to study, as if it were some kind of coming of agethe existential concepts that arise during adolescence.

To Your Eternity


To Your Eternity
  • duration: 25 min.
  • Distribution: Reji Kawashima, Rie Hikisaka, Rikako Aikawa, Mitsuki Saiga, Aya Uchida…

Another ball that left us last 2021 and that cannot be more recent. Based on the manga by Yoshitoki Oima, the story focuses on the adventures of Fushi, an immortal being who can take many forms. Over time, he learns the value of being human and surrounds himself with mortals. And that leads him to have to fight for those he loves so as not to lose them.

shaman-king


shaman-king
  • duration: 23 min.
  • Distribution: Yūko Satō, Katsuyuki Konishi, Mitsuki Saiga, Inuko Inuyama, Megumi Hayashibara…

shaman-king is one of the biggest hits in Japan, and really in the whole world. Work of Hiroyuki Takei, we follow the story of Yoh Asakura, who has the supernatural power of being able to see and speak with spirits. Every 500 years a tournament is held among all the Shamans to see who will become the next King. In this way, we will follow Yoh’s path in this preparation process, seeing how he faces dangerous enemies and makes friends.