Top 10 Best Anime Games: Anime games are immensely popular both in anime community and gamer community. The vast fan base for anime games is due to many reasons. For starters, the games offer a diverse range for characters and action scopes. Secondly, the beautiful art and the animation style attracts many. Lastly, the very detailed character designs and plots also helps. Anime games have changed the world and helped create history.
The diversity and unique concepts of the games helped secure fans worldwide. Most importantly, they have something for everyone. Games like Pokemon, Dragon Ball FighterZ have entirely changed the face of anime games. Thus, the market for anime games is enormous. There are millions of anime games out there. But we picked the best of the best. Here is the list of the Top 10 Best Anime Games.
Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
The first anime on the list is Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom. It is a sequel to Ni No Kuni: Wrath of The White Witch. Ni No Kuni II is a classic JRPG. Like in any role-playing game, the player must complete quests and objectives to level up in the story. The story follows Evan Pettiwhisker Tildrum. He is a young king who sets out to build a new kingdom. Ni No Kuni 2 is political and reflects real-world problems. The game nicely balances themes of management and recruitment with solid combat battles. Even with the side quests, the game-play is entertaining till the end. Hence it is the first on the list of top 10 anime games.
Attack On Titan: 2
Next on the list is Attack On Titan 2. The game is a classic hack and slash game released in 2018. It was launched on Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One, Windows, and Stadia. The game is played in first person perspective. And, the player is a rookie who befriends the main cast. The most fun part of the game is killing of the titans. Omega Force has made the game in such a way that the player can choose to strike the titans’ arms or legs individually.
The player can also easily choose to kill by targeting the neck. The game also has many friendship quests, which are essential to clear to progress in the game. The game has no shortage of exciting aerial battles. Most importantly, the game’s combat style and the action sequences mirror that of the anime and manga.
Doki Doki Literature Club!
Next on the list is Doki Doki Literature Club! The freeware visual novel game released in 2017. It is available for Microsoft Windows, Mac OS, Linux. On first look the game might look like a cute dating sim game. But, Doki Doki is anything but that. It is known for being the best psychological thriller game. The visual novel is a psychological horror game with violence, gore, dark sexual content that might not suit everyone.
The story is told in first person narrative. It centers around a reluctant student joining the literature club. There the player gets the option to flirt with four of his club members. The poem writing mini-game influences the relationship of the MC with the characters.
Fire Emblem: Three Houses
Fire Emblem: Three Houses is a fun tactical RPG. The game launched in 2019 for Nintendo Switch. The story starts with the officers’ academy where the player has to pick a house out of the three. Once the player chooses a house, they become their professor. And the player has to manage and train the house that they chose. The game is famous for its emotional plot and fantastic character arcs.
Fire Emblem makes sure to connect the characters to the player. Every minor character is unique and special. The relationship simulator lets you flirt, romance give gifts and improve your relationship with love interests.
Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors
Another Visual Novel game that deserves to be in the top 10 anime games is 999. The adventure game was released in 2010 for Nintendo DS. The story is told from Junpei’s perspective. Junpei is abducted along with eight other people. These nine people are forced to play the ‘Nonary Game’. The players can alternate between two game modes, Novel and Escape.
In Novel mode, the player follows the game’s story and makes choices that affect the ending. In Escape mode, the player has to solve puzzles and try to escape from the sinking ship. The players on the ship have no choice but to play the game. As, the players die if they don’t play.
Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
Naruto has again proved its worth with its new game Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 4. The game launched in 2016 for PS4, Xbox One, and Steam. It is an action-adventure game. The game offers a roster of one hundred and six characters to choose from. The story follows Naruto and Sasuke in a world war. Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 is the last of its series.
The game follows the series’ beautiful friendships and brotherhood between the characters. The game has many modes, including side quests that take players away from the canon. Fans love the game as it couples epic fight scenes with heartwarming stories. Naruto Ultimate Storm 4 is an excellent addition to the huge franchise.
Battle Chef Brigade
Battle Chef Brigade is yet another exciting puzzle game. The game combines a matching tile game with side-scrolling brawler games. Battle Chef Brigade is interesting as the players have to kill the monsters and hunt the ingredients themselves. In addition, the players climb ranks and play against other players. The game also has a story mode which includes various daily challenges.
In addition, players can experiment with recipes in FTP and survival mode to improve their quality. The game neatly balances the RPG elements with a beautiful story and art design. The game is available on Nintendo Switch and Microsoft Windows.
Dragon Ball FighterZ
Next on the list is Dragon Ball FighterZ. It was launched in 2018 for Windows, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Dragon Ball FighterZ is considered one of the best video games released. The game received so much praise for its story mode, visuals, roster, and fighting system. The game has PvP and AI mode. In both modes, the player makes a team of three characters. These teams then fight against other players or AI. Players can climb ranks by winning in arcade mode or multiplayer mode. The game has smooth controls and is easy to play. Hence it’s spot on the list of best anime games.
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney is another unique visual novel game. The game broke expectations and inspired many adaptations. The story of the game is described as compelling and addictive. In the game, you play as Phoenix Wright a rookie defense attorney. The players assume Phoneix’s role and influence his choices in two situations, investigation and courtroom trials.
The story has five cases where players have to prove their clients innocent. The adventure visual novel is known for popularizing visual novels worldwide. The game has diverse characters with unique traits and excellent stories. Though the game-play is slow, it is fun and addictive.
Last on the list is award winning game, Genshin Impact. It is the most popular game of 2020 and 2021. The game released in 2020 for PS4, Microsoft Windows, iOS, Android. It gained popularity and fame due to its open-world anime-style environment. The game follows the traveler looking for their lost twin in Teyvat. Teyvat’s political issues draw the player to interfere while searching for their twin. The open-world lets players explore, gain resources, craft and cook. The players can also challenge and defeat enemy camps and get their resources. Genshin Impact lets players to play along with up to three friends.
This concludes the list of the Top 10 Best Anime Games of all time. Which one of these games are you most excited to play next? Which is your current favorite anime game? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below. For more content like this, stay tuned with The Anime Daily.