The Adventure genre is one of the most-watched and loved categories of anime. Almost all anime try to bring a taste of adventure and thrill in shows even though the main concept remains something else. This is because without exploring new places and people, the show remains one-sided and plain. Over the years, there have been many shows that play with the adventure genre in brilliant ways. So, here is a list of some of the Best Adventure Anime series you’ll ever come across.
Today, we have handpicked some of the best shows that you can enjoy this weekend. These shows will take you places while you are sitting with a popcorn bucket on your couch..
How can we not inaugurate this list of the Best Adventure Anime with One Piece? The show that entirely revolves around the adventures of Monkey D Luffy and his team of pirates gets the top spot on this list. The story follows a group of voyagers who are hunting for the treasure of One Piece that can make one the King of all Pirates. With Luffy’s ambition, Nami, Jinbe, Usopp, and Sanji set out on one of the grandest adventures you will ever see. Even though One Piece has about a thousand episodes, you will not regret watching this one.
The Naruto anime series is also more or less an adventurous show. The protagonist wanders from one place to another in search of the right training so that he can become the greatest ninja of all time. Naruto showcases many arcs based on the adventures of the lead. From the wrath of the Kara Organization to the Ninja Championships, you will enjoy every venture of Naruto as he sharpens his skills with each new act. With a sprinkle of action, this one is easily one of the best adventure anime of all time.
Demon Slayer is a recent show that became one of the most-watched anime of all time. The adventures of Tanjiro Kamado as he takes up demon-slaying missions make up the plot of this show. Right from the beginning, we see Tanjiro wandering from place to place. First, we visit the entrance exam for the Demon Slayer guild. Later, his ventures as a professional Demon Slayer began. With new settings and places, this show will take you to some of the most beautiful sceneries that you will ever come across in any anime.
Hunter X Hunter
Even if you have not watched Hunter x Hunter, there are chances that you know about the plot of this show. This is the popularity and dominance of HxH. The show is purely based on the adventures of Gon Freecss as he is on a journey to become a professional hunter just like his father. However, his father is missing after a big demon-hunting project that he took up. Now, Gon is both looking for his father and fighting monsters at the same time. This show is full of adrenaline rush as the action and thrill are unmatched to any show.
If you are a 90s kid, you know how big Pokemon used to be. The adventures of Ash and his friends are still fresh in everyone’s minds. Ash Ketchum was the most adorable protagonist that the anime industry has given to us. He journeys from one city to another in order to compete in Pokemon championships and earn badges. These rewards gave him many perks as a professional player. Also, the petty troubles that Jessie and James created were cherry on top of the adventures!
One more 90s phenomenon that we will talk about in this list is Dragon Ball. The adventures that we see in this one are unmatchable to any other show. Dragon Ball not only takes us to places on earth but also visits many planets across the galaxy. We meet new species of Warriors like Saiyans and Piccolos. Moreover, the action sequences at different locations make the show even more interesting to watch. Thus Dragon Ball gets a top spot on this list of the Best Adventure Anime.
Attack on Titan
Adventure is the other name of Attack on Titan. The grand scale at which AoT functions is something that we cannot find in any show around the world. The concept and brutality upon which the arcs are based are a treat for viewers. Well, the story majorly focuses on Eren Jeagar and his adventures as he becomes the Attack Titan in order to stop the wrath of Titans over the human world. It is a piece of good news for many fans because you can finally finish watching AoT because the final season is yet to come out.
Made In Abyss
Are you too bored with Earthly adventures? Then it’s time to switch to Made in Abyss because this one will take you places that you’ve never been to. Journey to the Abyss with Riko and her friends as they look for a large treasure that is buried deep within the Abyss. But this journey is full of dark creatures that lurk at the helm underneath. How will Riko find the treasure she is looking for? Watch her adventures in Made in Abyss to find out yourself!
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure
How can we not add an anime that has the word ‘adventure’ in the name itself? JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure tells the story of an eccentric Joestar family. Jonathan Joestar is an explorer by profession, and he wanders from one place to another in search of treasures. Their possessions also make them many enemies who want to steal their belongings and execute Jonathan Joestar. Follow the adventures of this family as only laughter and fun are on the palette for you!
Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood
The next name on this list of the Best Adventure Anime is Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood. The story follows the adventures of to Alchemist brothers. They are looking for an experienced sorcerer who can advise them on how to bring back their bodies after a failed experiment. Moreover, they are in search of the remains of their mother, whom they lost during their experiments. The magical adventures of Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood are a must-watch if you are an otaku!
A female-led adventurous show that came out in the 90s is Inuyasha. The story follows a young girl, Sesshomaru, who is transported to the historical time of legends. There, she is being chased by goons for unknown reasons. Meeting the legend Inuyasha, she finds that her body is a vessel for a powerful Gem that was lost for ages. Thus, Sesshomaru and Inuyasha begin a journey of an escape from the goons of the Kingdom.
Without a doubt, Digimon Adventure is one of the best adventures anime that you’d ever get to watch. The story revolves around a group of young kids who find themselves in the virtual world of Digimon. There, they must befriends one Digimon and place them in competition with one another after training. This makes a brilliant plot of action, thrill, and adventure, all within one show. Do revisit Digimon if you are looking for a nostalgia scoop.
The last name on this list of the Best Adventure Anime is Log Horizon. This one is a popular story of people getting trapped in a virtual reality game. The game is known as Elder Tale, and close to ten thousand people are trapped inside the game. As one can expect, it is upon the protagonist to complete all the stages of this game and rescue the people out into their realities. The places and setups that the virtual world presents are unmatchable!
With Log Horizon, we have come to the conclusion of this list of the 13 Best Adventure Anime. Which show from this list is your personal favorite? Do share your thoughts with us in the comment box below. For more such exciting listicles, keep coming back to The Anime Daily.