Top 10 Anime Dubs that are Better Than Their Original Counterparts
Some anime dubs are often considered to be better than the original Japanese counterparts. Here's a list of those.
The Top Ten
1Cowboy BebopCowboy Bebop is a 1998 anime television series animated by Sunrise featuring a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro Kawamoto, mechanical designer Kimitoshi Yamane, and composer Yoko Kanno.
A trashy Horror Anime turned into a Horror Themed Comedy Anime with an ingeniously hilarious Dubbed script.
Yes! Absolutely! This dub is hilariously good! If a sub etilist ever tells you that “subs can always be better than dubs,” ALWAYS show him/her Ghost Stories. - TGBBOD
4Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
5Fullmetal Alchemist: BrotherhoodFullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an anime series adapted from the Fullmetal Alchemist manga by Hiromu Arakawa.
6Death NoteDeath Note is a Japanese television drama series based on the manga series of the same name by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata.
The show is centered around Light Yagami a promising highschooler and aspiring detective with a strong sense of "justice".
7Hetalia: Axis Powers
8Samurai ChamplooSamurai Champloo is a Japanese anime series developed by Manglobe. Samurai Champloo is set in an alternate version of Edo-era Japan with an anachronistic, predominantly hip hop, setting. It follows Mugen, an impudent and freedom-loving vagrant swordsman; Jin, a composed and stoic rōnin; and Fuu, a ...read more.
9Hellsing UltimateHellsing is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kouta Hirano. It chronicles the efforts of the mysterious and secret Hellsing Organization, as it combats vampires, ghouls, and other supernatural foes who threaten England.
10Mobile Fighter G Gundam
12Pokémon XY The Series
13Yu-Gi-Oh!Yu-Gi-Oh! was aired from 2000 to 2004 in Japan, and 2002 to 2006 in the US. It continues where the Toei Anime Left off. When 10th grader Yugi Muto solves the Millenium Puzzle, Yami Yugi emerges, taking control of him to help his friends. In Duel Monsters, they mostly played children's card games because ...read more.
14High School DxDHigh School DxD is a Japanese light novel series written by Ichiei Ishibumi and illustrated by Miyama-Zero. The series revolves around Issei Hyoudou, a perverted high school student who is reincarnated into a Devil by Rias Gremory after being killed on his first date. He later joins the Occult Research ...read more.
15Blood Blockade BattlefrontBlood Blockade Battlefront is a Japanese shōnen manga by Yasuhiro Nightow. It has been published bimonthly in the magazine Jump SQ19 from February to April 2009 and moved to Jump Square upon the former's ending.
16Powerpuff Girls ZPowerpuff Girls Z is a Japanese magical girl anime series directed by Megumu Ishiguro, based on the American animated television series The Powerpuff Girls. The anime is co-produced by Cartoon Network Japan and Aniplex and was animated and produced by Toei Animation, featuring character design by Miho ...read more.
I loved this!
I loved it!
19Noonbory and the Super Seven
I loved this show!
I really loved it!
21Astro BoyAstro Boy, known in Japan by its original name Mighty Atom, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Osamu Tezuka. It was serialized in Weekly Shonen Magazine from 1952 to 1968. The original 112 chapters were collected into 23 tankōbon volumes by Kodansha.
27Pokemon Sun and Moon
28Sailor MoonSailor Moon is a Japanese shōjo manga series by Naoko Takeuchi. It was originally serialized in Nakayoshi from 1991 to 1997; the 52 individual chapters were published in 18 tankōbon volumes. ...read more.
32Ojamajo Doremi Na-I-Sho
33Sailor Moon CrystalSailor Moon Crystal, known in Japan as Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Crystal, is a 2014 original net animation adaptation of the shōjo manga series Sailor Moon written and illustrated by Naoko Takeuchi and produced in commemoration of the original series' 20th anniversary.
34Rilu Rilu Fairilu
35Motto! Ojamajo Doremi
36Ojamajo Doremi Dokkaan!
37Genki Genki Non-tan
I loved 3D anime series!
38Nontan to Issho
39Onegai My Melody
Why did it dub in English by Protocol Entertainment?
41Show By Rock!!
42Super Milk Chan
Why did it dub in English by Crawfords Australia?
47Higurashi When They Cry
48Umineko When They Cry
Why did it dub in English licensed by Sentai Filmworks?