Here is a list of the Best Anime of 2021 So Far. The year 2021 might have been disastrous in many ways, but humanity has proven that nothing can stop creativity from coming through. The past six months have given us some of the best anime that we have seen so far. From reboots to spin-offs to renewals, the year has seen it all. Despite the delays and push-ahead, the industry has come up with incredible shows.
Today, with this list, we commemorate all those shows that have made our time in quarantine enjoyable and fun. There are also shows that have made us cry and brought us closer to reality than we actually are. So, without any further ado, here is a list of the Best Anime of 2021 So Far in no particular order.
The very first name on this list of the Best Anime of 2021 is Horimiya. The anime is a production work of Studio CloverWorks. The first episode of the series came out in January this year. Within just a span of twelve episodes, it has managed to become one of the most loved romance stories of all time. So, the story is a classic high school romance that follows Kyoko Hori and Izumi Miyamura. Both of them are extremely contrasting in every way. However, fate leads them into the same path. As it happens, they eventually fall in love. But is love enough? Your every answer to a relationship struggle lies in the show called Horimiya.
January 2021 was a month where everyone was talking about Kemono Jihen. The new arrival was making it to the news almost every day. Based on a popular manga of the same name, Kemono Jihen follows the classic story of a demon hunt. Here, the detective is no other than a high schooler Kohachi Inugami. As the danger rises each day, it is upon the investigator to enter the demon world and find out their plans himself. Studio Ajia-Do gets the credit for creating this beautiful piece of work. Hence, Kemono Jihen is a worthy contender in the list of Best Anime of 2021.
Heaven Official’s Blessing
A show that needs more attention at this point in time is Heaven Official Blessing. The anime came out on Netflix in April 2021. Well, the story follows the Crown Prince of Xainle, who himself is a demigod. After visiting heaven three times, Xie Lian still believes that he is living an unfulfilling life. This is only the case until he meets a Ghost King who is believed to be above both Gods and Demons. But, there is a bigger demon that Xie and the Ghost King must fight in order to save the two races. If you enjoy action-packed thrillers, then this one will be the perfect choice for you.
The next name on this list of the Best Anime of 2021 is yet another unconventional love story. This romantic comedy follows Mitsuga Bamba, who is extremely active in blood donating organizations. She herself has donated blood multiple times. But when she meets a foreigner at a blood donation camp, her entire understanding of life changes. We will not spoil your watching experience by telling you too much about the show. So, watch this beautiful piece of art to find out what happens when Mitsuga finally finds love.
Wonder Egg Priority
The year 2021 has seen many slice-of-life and romance anime. One such show that was able to mark the year in its name is Wonder Egg Priority. The story follows a deal between Ai Ohto and her companion. Both of them are forced to go out on a journey in order to look for the Wonder Eggs. However, Ai used one of the eggs to get themselves out of a dangerous situation. How will this action change the course of events for both of them? Watch Wonder Egg Priority to find out answers.
July 2021 was the month when Netflix came out with multiple anime announcements. One such show that they released this season was Shaman King. Even though this is a re-release, there are chances that Shaman King will be one of the most-watched shows of 2021. So, the story follows Asakura Yoh, who is willing to become the Shaman King, the crown prince of all guilds. Thus, he is prepping to compete in the Shaman Tournament. Do watch the inspiring journey of Asakura as he becomes the Shaman King after all.
With Shaman King, we can conclude our list of the Best Anime of 2021 So Far. Are you satisfied with the rankings of this list? Is there any other show that we did not include in this list? Please let us know this in the comment box below. Lastly, for more such listicles on anime, keep visiting this corner.