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

1 Cowboy Bebop Cowboy Bebop Cowboy 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.
2 Ghost Stories

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

3 Black Lagoon Black Lagoon
4 Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt
5 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an anime series adapted from the Fullmetal Alchemist manga by Hiromu Arakawa.
6 Death Note Death Note Death 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".
7 Hetalia: Axis Powers Hetalia: Axis Powers
8 Samurai Champloo Samurai Champloo Samurai 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 more.
9 Hellsing Ultimate Hellsing Ultimate Hellsing 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.
10 Mobile Fighter G Gundam Mobile Fighter G Gundam

The Contenders

11 Soul Eater
12 Pokémon XY The Series Pokémon XY The Series
13 Yu-Gi-Oh! Yu-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 more.
14 High School DxD High School DxD High 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 more.
15 Blood Blockade Battlefront Blood Blockade Battlefront Blood 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.
16 Powerpuff Girls Z Powerpuff Girls Z Powerpuff 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 more.

I loved this!

17 Teletoon Advance
18 Z-Squad

I loved it!

19 Noonbory and the Super Seven

I loved this show!

20 Nepos Napos

I really loved it!

21 Astro Boy Astro Boy Astro 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.
22 Medabots
23 Jewelpet
24 Yokai Watch
25 Hello Kitty Hello Kitty
26 Ojamajo Doremi
27 Pokemon Sun and Moon
28 Sailor Moon Sailor Moon Sailor 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. more.
29 Pokemon Advanced
30 Digimon Tamers Digimon Tamers
31 Pokémon
32 Ojamajo Doremi Na-I-Sho
33 Sailor Moon Crystal Sailor Moon Crystal Sailor 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.
34 Rilu Rilu Fairilu
35 Motto! Ojamajo Doremi
36 Ojamajo Doremi Dokkaan!
37 Genki Genki Non-tan

I loved 3D anime series!

38 Nontan to Issho
39 Onegai My Melody
40 GDGD Fairies

Why did it dub in English by Protocol Entertainment?

41 Show By Rock!!
42 Super Milk Chan

Why did it dub in English by Crawfords Australia?

43 Ranma 1/2 Ranma 1/2
44 Urusei Yatsura
45 Blend-S
46 Devilman Crybaby
47 Higurashi When They Cry Higurashi When They Cry
48 Umineko When They Cry
49 Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal
50 Kobato

Why did it dub in English licensed by Sentai Filmworks?

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