Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

The 2022 fall anime season is here! More than 40 anime series (sequels + news) will be released during the period from October to December. And this is the great return of Bleach after more than 10 years without anime. There are too many series to watch, so a popular Japanese site, anime! Anime! asked its readers to rank the anime they are looking forward to the most!

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As fans around the world know, Japan has a bit different taste than the rest of the world when it comes to anime. chain saw man Where Bleach are probably the most anticipated anime outside of Japan, but is that the case for those Japanese fans?



Here is the list of the top 10:

10. Bocchi the Rock! – October 9

It is a comedy and slice-of-life anime series produced by CloverWorks, which tells the story of Hitori Gotou, a high school girl who learns to play the guitar in order to join a band, but she is so shy that she doesn’t no, I only made one friend. Her dream, however, might come true when she meets Nijika Ijichi, a girl who plays drums and is looking for a new guitarist for her band.
The animated series Bocchi the Rock! is slated for release on October 9.

09. Golden Kamuy season 4 – October 3

Golden Kamuy is an action-adventure anime from Brain’s Base studio. Anime News Network describes the series as follows:

In the early 20th century, Russo-Japanese War veteran Sugimoto “Immortal” Saichi scrapes a meager existence during the post-war gold rush in the Hokkaido desert. When he comes across a map of a hidden Ainu gold fortune, he embarks on a treacherous quest to find it. But Sugimoto isn’t the only interested party, and anyone who knows gold will kill to own it. Faced with the harsh conditions of the northern wilderness, ruthless criminals and rogue Japanese soldiers, Sugimoto will need all his skill and luck – and the help of an Ainu girl named Asirpa – to survive.

08. Blue Lock – October 91664663186 169 Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

A shonen-sports anime produced by Studio 8bit, set to release on October 9th. The Blue Lock manga series is doing very well in the sales department, and the Blue Lock anime is expected to be the next big sports series after Haikyuu.

The story is set in contemporary Japan, where the national football team struggles and places sixteenth in the FIFA World Cup. The Japan Football Association recruits the mysterious and eccentric coach Jinpachi Ego to help them win the World Cup, given the status of Japanese football at the moment. According to Jinpachi, Japan lost the World Cup because they lacked a selfish striker who was driven to score goals.
Jinpachi launches the Blue Lock, a prison-like facility where 300 talented strikers from high schools across Japan are quarantined and compete to determine the next attacker. The winner of Blue Lock will be granted the exclusive right to play as a forward for the national team, while those who lose will have their eligibility for the team permanently revoked.

07. Bleach: Thousand Year Blood War – October 10 midnight1664663186 580 Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

Making its return after nearly 10 years away from television, the Bleach TYBW arc is ranked 7th in the Most Anticipated Anime of Fall 2022. Studio Pierrot is in charge of production, and the first episode will be released October 10.

The Quincy Uprising is shown in the Bleach: Thousand Year Blood War arc. The Quincy were humans able to spot Hollows, but they began destroying them rather than purifying them like the Shinigami do. The Shinigami therefore began murdering Quincy as they upset the delicate balance of the universe by destroying Hollows.

It was believed that all of Quincy was destroyed except for Ishida’s family, however, later it is shown in the manga that they were not killed but were in hiding and gaining power . They declared war on Soul Society after Aizen’s defeat.

06. Tiger & Bunny Season 2 Part 2 – October 7.Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

Netflix’s Tiger and Bunny Season 2 Part 2 is the 6th most anticipated anime of the season, slated for release on October 7th.

Sternbild City is home to people called “Next”, who use their special abilities to protect people as superheroes. These heroes solve cases and save lives so they can wear sponsor logos or earn “hero points”. Their activities are documented on the popular “Hero TV” program, which chooses the “King of Heroes” in an annual ranking. Veteran hero Wild Tiger has always preferred working alone, but has now been assigned rookie Barnaby Brooks Jr., who has a different perspective on being a superhero.

05. Idolish7: Third Beat!

It is an idol-music genre anime series that has not enjoyed much success overseas, but the series is very popular in Japan.

Kujo begins to carry out his plans to defame Gaku and Ryu, in an effort to make Tenn a solo artist to better achieve his goal of nurturing the idol that will surpass the missing zero. Meanwhile, a new group ZOOL debuts, but they send chills down the spine of other idols. What’s worse is when more of the past – particularly related to Zero’s lyricist Haruki Sakura – keeps surfacing. And it looks like ZOOL manager Ryo Tsukumo has his own evil plans as well.

04. Urusei Yatsura (Remake 2022)

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Urusei Yatsura, a popular rom-com anime series, ranks 4th on this list.

Urusei Yatsura is the story of the world’s unluckiest and most lustful young man, Ataru Moroboshi. When aliens decide to invade Earth, Ataru is randomly chosen to defend his planet by playing a game of the national alien sport, tag. If he wins, the world will be saved. However, Ataru is motivated for far less noble reasons, as the one he is playing against turns out to be the curvaceous alien princess, Lum. The game lasts 10 days, and on the final day, Ataru, motivated by his girlfriend assuring him of marriage (and therefore, a wedding night presumably) if he wins, finally catches Lum. However, with his victory, he lets out a cry of joy for his upcoming marriage, which is misinterpreted by Lum as a marriage proposal. She quickly accepts, beginning the two’s “marriage” together.

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03. Chainsaw Man – October 11.Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

Chainsaw Man is one of the highly anticipated anime series for fall 2022. Due to the success of the Chainsaw Man manga, the series already has a large fanbase who are eagerly awaiting the anime adaptation. The first episode of the Chainsaw Man anime will be released on October 11.

The series follows the story of Denji, a boy who wants to live a simple life, but due to a certain chain of events, he is forced to become a hitman. Denji forms a contract with his pet demon, which grants Denji the ability to transform into the Chainsaw Man. He then fights against other demons to survive.

02. Spy x Family Part 2 – October 11664663187 738 Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

Just like Chainsaw Man, Spy x Family already had a huge following due to the manga’s success. When the Spy x Family anime series was released, it became an instant hit. The series will return for part 2 on October 1 (13 episodes).

The series follows Loid Forger, a spy who must start a fake family to carry out his mission. He is unaware, however, that his chosen wife is a secret assassin and that his adopted child, Anya, is a diviner.

01. My Hero Academia Season 6 – October 11664663187 970 Top 10 Most Anticipated Anime of October 2022

A superhero anime series, My Hero Academia Season 6 is the most anticipated anime series of fall 2022, according to Japanese anime fans.

Humanity has developed superpowers known as “Quirks” with 80% of the population having some sort of superpower. These new abilities see the rise of superheroes and villains. A prestigious school known as The Hero Academy trains super-powered hopefuls to become the heroes the world needs. High school student Izuku Midoriya wants to be a hero more than anything, but he’s one of the Quirkless 20%. Unwilling to give up on his dream, he plans to take the exam and be accepted into a high school for budding heroes. Through a series of chance events, he catches the eye of the greatest hero, All Might, who agrees to train him.

And you, Which fall 2022 anime are you most looking forward to new episodes? [Le reprise quoi, pour certains] ?

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