Best Anime of 2018


The Top Ten

1 My Hero Academia Season 3

This is the best anime in general, the animation, music and action as well as the great characters make this show heads and shoulders above any anime of 2018, or in my opinion any anime out there.

Amazing never seen one with such a balance of comedy emotion and action must watch 10/10

With or without quirk, You can always be a HERO! Go beyond--PLUS ULTRA!

I think that's the best anime I have seen. I'm a fun from two years now and I still love it and waiting for Kohei to make more seasons. good luck Horikoshi keep up the good work

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2 Attack on Titan Season 3 Attack on Titan Season 3

Good character development with season 3 and catchy openings and endings

This was outstanding

Have new titans!


3 The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments

One of my favorites

That is one Good anime series

Love seven deadly sins

I can’t wait for season 4... obsessed!

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4 Fairy Tale Final Season

I love fairy tail it told me a special lesson that family comes first and its awesome that the main character is a demon but not just a demon it's the greatest of all time and destroys everything that doesn't treat their commrades as fairy tail

Even though I read the manga, I am still happy for the final season of the anime >.<

I really thought it ended I'm so excited to watch it again!

Bhen ke laudo agar ye n1 pe nahi aaya to tumharii ma randi

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5 One Punch Man Season 2

Is this even out yet? - TGBBOD

6 Steins;Gate 0 Steins;Gate 0


I love this anine

yoo hype

I’m loving it so far. I watched Episode 18 just last night. The professor is so screwed up. - TGBBOD

7 Tokyo Ghoul:re Tokyo Ghoul:re

It's the best!

Tons of action, unique characters, beautiful artstyle, and a smooth storyline.
Very, Very good. Greatly improved from the second season. - Not_A_Weeaboo

8 Overlord II

Season three made me feel like I was in heaven

9 High School DXD Hero

Very romantic and heart touching anime you must see


Must Watch!

10 Dagashi Kashi 2

The Newcomers

? Tokyo Ghoul Tokyo Ghoul

This is really good along with every Sword Art Online, SAO Alternative GGO, and SAO alicization.

? Assassination Classroom Assassination Classroom

The Contenders

11 Violet Evergarden Violet Evergarden Violet Evergarden is a Japanese light novel series written by Kana Akatsuki and illustrated by Akiko Takase.

Definitely recommended

Beautiful anime, one of my favourites and definitely one my top ten!

I love this amieay to much

12 Persona 5 The Animation
13 Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online

I don't know why there's so much hate on this show, its literally amazing and I just can't get enough. Its on my top 5. and that's where it's always going to be.

They've just confirmed that it'll be airing in April of 2018. Can't wait to see what the spin-off has in store. Hopefully, it won't be a Netflix exclusive like the Fate series has been doing recently with its latest anime adaptations... - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Second update: Can't wait to see the first episode premiere tomorrow this Saturday! That is, unless Crunchyroll delegates it to premium status... - ModernSpongeBobSucks

A very entertaining anime to watch. Lolis with guns... Nothing else needed.

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14 Gintama: Silver Soul Arc

Loved this show

15 Darling in the Franxx

Just finished watching it yesterday, the last episode made me cry it was so heartwarming.

Darling in the Filthy Franxx - TwilightKitsune

My friend Rue told me about this anime on Twitter. It just aired its first episode yesterday on Crunchyroll and Funimation. It's a mecha anime with Studio Trigger and A-1 Pictures collaborating together on this project. Hopefully, this'll turn out good. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

16 Pop Team Epic Pop Team Epic
17 Citrus
18 One Piece One Piece One Piece is a manga franchise created by Eiichiro Oda. The manga has been adapted into an original video animation (OVA) produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series produced by Toei Animation, which began broadcasting in Japan in 1999 and has aired 851 episodes to date.

Awesome I loved

Can't wait for luffy vs katakuri clash

19 Sword Art Online: Alicization

With Alicization Beginning concluded and 4 episodes in, I think it's safe to say Sword Art Online as a franchise has finally improved. Without a doubt the best arc already, Alicization not only amps up what was already good about previous seasons of Sword Art Online, but it fixed most, if not, nearly all the flaws from those seasons. Better pacing, better characterization, better writing, topped off with ufotable-like quality animation, Sword Art Online: Alicization is without a doubt one of the best returning anime of 2018. See, guys? THIS is how you an improve an anime franchise. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

The wait was long, but now it's finally here. The best arc in Sword Art Online will now finally be adapted. Who's ready for Eugeo and Alice? - ModernSpongeBobSucks

It's a cool anemi

super plot

20 The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. 2

The funniest anime I have ever watched

21 Fate/Extra Last Encore

I have high expectations for this next Fate installment! Only one concern: PLEASE DON'T LET IT BE EXCLUSIVE TO NETFLIX. I WANT IT TO BE ON CRUNCHYROLL SO I CAN STREAM IT FOR FREE. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

22 Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Part 5: Vento Aureo (Golden Wind)

Best Anime Of The Year - Kuro

23 Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card-hen
24 Super Smash Bros

Best anime ever

25 Cells at Work!

I call this Anime Osmosis Jones. And I just love it. Combining biology education with anime comedy? Who knew they'd work so well together? - ModernSpongeBobSucks

26 Devilman Crybaby

Genuinely a brilliant show. Many of the characters in this show are likable, and encourage you to root for them. Others (specifically one which I won't spoil) become despicable as the show moves on. The animation pieces, though sometimes unethical, are completely balls-to-the-wall awesome! The OP is fantastic, the story is engaging; honestly, this show is the complete package for me. If you enjoy torture-porn anime and manga, that is actually that way for a reason, check this show out. It's one of the original manga series' greatest adaptations, if not its best.
(*GRAMMATICAL) - MasonOcker

Great show with great aesthetic

This show is AMAZING with storyline and symbolism. kinda reminds me of a 2018 Death Note a little bit. This show has no limits when it comes to how rated r it can get. Just f ing great man

27 Karakai Jouzo no Takagi-san
28 A Place Further Than the Universe

I hope this gets approved to be on the list. This is a very interesting slice of life anime series about 4 high school girls taking a trip to Antarctica. Sure, this anime is kinda girly but in my opinion they do it in a way the girls are likable. Plus, it’s a great example of a GOOD slice of life anime. Something that piece of garbage Pokémon: Sin & Poop (Sun & Moon) anime isn’t. - TGBBOD

29 Yowamushi Pedal: Glory Line
30 Aggretsuko

The animation really reminded me of "Pucca," my childhood cartoon. - Not_A_Weeaboo

O my god I laughed my ass off in this anime

31 That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

This series is about a mere slime who is powerful

Entertaining anime

32 Goblin Slayer

Why was this not on here - Not_A_Weeaboo

Really good anime for only 7 EPs yet


33 Black Clover

I think this is the best anime story and graphic in 2018

34 Dragon Ball Dragon Ball Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z follows the adventures of Goku who, along with the Z Warriors, defends the Earth against evil. The action adventures are entertaining and reinforce the concept of good versus evil. Dragon Ball Z teaches valuable more.

Best anime to exist

35 Food Wars: Shokugeki No Soma Food Wars: Shokugeki No Soma Shokugeki no Soma (食戟のソーマ Shokugeki no Sōma) is a manga written by Yūto Tsukuda and illustrated by Shun Saeki in collaboration with Yuki Morisaki, a famous chef. Its main character, Sōma Yukihira is a brash, confident, and skilled amateur chef who enters Tōtsuki Culinary Academy to graduate more.


36 Death Note
37 Death March to the Parallel World Rhapsody
38 Radiant
39 Free!: Dive to the Future
40 Yuru Camp
41 Gegege No Kitarou (2018)
42 Laid-Back Camp
43 How to Keep a Mummy
44 Overlord III
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Top Remixes

1. Gintama: Silver Soul Arc
2. Violet Evergarden
3. The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments
1. Attack on Titan Season 3
2. My Hero Academia Season 3
3. Steins;Gate 0
1. My Hero Academia Season 3
2. Attack on Titan Season 3
3. Fairy Tale Final Season


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