Top 55 Best Shounen Anime of All Time

Shounen Anime

Shounen anime is a genre of anime that is typically aimed at young males. They generally contain more violence and action than other genres, and some of the more well-known examples include Naruto, Bleach, One Piece, Dragon Ball Z, and Sailor Moon.

Note: This post was only edited by Cody Perez, not originally written by Cody. This may not necessarily reflect his views. 

Each individual person may have their own opinions on which shounen anime are the best, these particular ones have been ranked as some of the best by various publications and experts.

If you're interested in learning more about these animes and what makes them so great, then read on!

The Best Shounen Anime of All Time

This list has been created for anime fans who are looking for a variety of different shows to watch, and it will also include certain underrated shounen anime.

The list has been compiled with great vigilance in order to provide the best possible recommendations. The list is divided into different genres, so you can choose the show that you want to watch. Dive in.

1. One Punch Man 

One-Punch Man shounen anime
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Genre Action, Comedy, Superhero
Original Run 2015 – Present
Episodes 37

One Punch Man is an anime about Saitama, a superhero who can defeat any opponent with a single punch. The anime follows Saitama's journey to find powerful people to fight and experience the adrenaline rush he used to get from fighting.

2. Boruto: Naruto Next Generations 

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations 
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Genre Adventure, Fantasy
Original Run 2017- present
Episodes 263

Boruto: Naruto Next Generations is an anime series that follows the story of Boruto, a young man who is the son of Naruto Uzumaki.

The series tells the story of Boruto's journey to become a ninja and compete in the Chunin exams. The series has been praised for its well-written and engaging storyline. The characters are well-developed and fans of the original manga series will love seeing them in action onscreen.

3. Cells at Work!

Cells At Work!
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Genre Biology, Comedy
Original Run 2015-2021
Volumes 6

Cells At Work is a manga that was written and illustrated by Akane Shimizu. The story portrays the human body as an intricate world where all the cells have their own set of duties to perform in order to keep everything functional. The anime series is adapted from the manga and follows the same storyline.

4. Mob Psycho 100

Mob Psycho 100
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Genre Action, Comedy, Supernatural
Original Run 2018-2018
Episodes 12

Mob Psycho 100 is an anime series adapted from a manga of the same name. The story follows Mob, an innocent teenage boy with extreme psychic powers, and his master Reigen Arataka, a con artist who is skilled in fooling the public.

Reigen is not an actual psychic, but his skillful tricks make everyone fall for his lies. Despite being a con artist, Reigen is not a bad human, and he teaches his student the same.

5. Tsubasa: Tokyo Revelations

Tsubasa: Tokyo Revelations
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2005-2006
Episodes 52

Tsubasa: Tokyo Revelations is an old anime that was released in 2007. It is a spin-off of the popular manga and anime series, Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicles.

The story follows Syaoran and his friends as they travel to different dimensions in order to find Sakura. In Tokyo Country, they discover that the land is plagued by violence and war. These revelations change their journey forever and make for an exciting watch.

6. Black Clover 

Black Clover 
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Genre Adventure, Fantasy
Original Run 2017-2021
Episodes 170

Black Clover is a manga series that was adapted into an anime. The story follows a young boy named Asta who dreams of becoming the Wizard King. The series is captivating and entertaining to watch and does a great job of keeping its viewers engaged with its fascinating storyline.

7. Sket Dance

SKET Dance
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Genre Comedy, Slice of Life
Original Run 2011-2012
Episodes 77

SKET Dance is a shounen anime that is adapted from a manga of the same name. The story revolves around a campus supportive club known as SKET Brigade.

The members of this club do whatever they can to solve the problems brought to them. This club is mostly recognized as a club that does odd jobs, but everything they do, they do it to their fullest.

8. Magi

Magi
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2012-2013
Episodes 25

Magi is an anime that is based upon various stories from 1001 Arabian Nights. The series has multiple seasons and spin-offs that you can enjoy after completing the first part.

This anime is full of entertaining and interesting journeys of our characters moving from one dungeon to another. Shinobu Ohtaka, the creator of Magi, wrote the concept for this series.

9. Horimiya

Horimiya
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Genre Romantic Comedy
Original Run 2021-2021
Episodes 13

Horimiya is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name written by HERO and illustrated by Hagiwara, Daisuke.

The story is about an excellent and popular schoolgirl named Kyoko Hori (Hori). It also focuses on a quiet kid Izumi Miyamura (Miya). They may seem like polar opposites, but they have similar personalities that make them get along well.

10. Silver Spoon

Silver Spoon
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 2013-2014
Episodes 22

Silver Spoon is an emotional story about the everyday life of Yuugo Hachiken in Ooezo Agricultural High School. Yuugo transfers to this school after he learns that his family runs a farm. He is not used to the agricultural lifestyle and must learn to adapt.

The story highlights the presence of Agriculture in Yuugo's new school and shows how it affects him and those around him. The anime has amazing emotional storytelling that will make you think about your career.

11. To Your Eternity

To Your Eternity
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Genre Fantasy
Original Run 2021-present
Episodes 20

To Your Eternity is a manga series written and illustrated by the same author of A Silent Voice. The story follows ‘It', a mysterious creature with no emotions or identity that can take the form of anything around it.

To become a Wolf, It saved a dying wolf. Later on, It becomes a boy as well. Once he takes the form of the boy, He begins to seek new people, places, and adventure.

12. Astra Lost in Space

Astra Lost In Space
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Genre Science Fiction
Original Run 2019-2019
Episodes 12

Astra Lost In Space is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The story is set in the year 2061 and follows 8 students from Caird High School as they go on a journey to MCPA (Mars Colony Preservation Agency).

13. Aria the Origination

Aria The Origination
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Genre Fantasy
Original Run 2005-2005
Episodes 13

Aria The Origination is an anime that was adapted from a manga written and illustrated by Amano Kozue. The manga follows the daily life of Akari, Alice, and Aika as they work to fulfill their dream of becoming Prima Undines- or the highest-ranking level in the gondola tour guide business.

Neo Venezia is a duplicate landmass of Venice that the story follows. Although its synopsis may seem simple, Aria The Origination offers much more than what is on the surface. Be sure to watch it through if you want to get the most out of this fantastic anime!

14. Hajime No Ippo

 Hajime No Ippo
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Genre Action
Original Run 2000-2002
Episodes 76

Hajime No Ippo is a boxing-based anime that was adapted from the manga of the same name. The story is about a High School Student, Ippo Makunouchi, and his journey as a boxer. The anime first aired on 3rd October 2000 and has since gained a large following.

15. Trigun

Trigun
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Genre Action
Original Run 1998-1998
Episodes 26

Trigun is a manga written and illustrated by Nightow Yasuhiro. The series takes place in the future, on a desert planet called Gunsmoke.

It follows the adventures of Vash the Stampede, a gunslinger with a $60 Billion bounty on his head who has never killed anyone, and his companions as they travel across the planet.

16. Noragami

Noragami
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Genre Action
Original Run 2014-2014
Episodes 14

Noragami is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The manga is written and illustrated by Adachitoka and it's about a God named Yato who has almost all followers. In order to gain followers, he does odd jobs for them which gave him the title of ‘Delivery God.'

17. Welcome to the Ballroom

Welcome To The Ballroom
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 2017-2017
Episodes 24

Welcome To The Ballroom is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The manga is written and illustrated by Takeuchi Tomo.

Tatara Fujita is a shy guy who gets involved in dance practice by Sengoku Kaname. Tatara starts to get interested in dance and its culture and thus begins his journey to become a dancing expert.

18. Food Wars!

Food Wars!
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 2015-2020
Episodes 91

Food Wars is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The story revolves around Souma Yukihira and his journey to Tootsuki Culinary Academy.

The academy is known for its extreme lifestyle and only the best of the best chefs can survive in it. Can Souma and his fellow classmates have their sweet dreams come true? This is one of the most interesting concepts for a shounen anime.

19. Inuyasha

InuYasha
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2000-2004
Episodes 167

InuYasha is an anime adaptation of a manga series written and illustrated by Takahashi Rumiko. The story follows a 15-year-old schoolgirl named Kagome Higurashi who gets transported back in time to the Sengoku period where she meets InuYasha, a dog demon.

Together, they set out to collect the shards of the Shikon Jewel before they fall into the wrong hands.

20. Diamond No Ace

Diamond No Ace
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Genre Sports
Original Run 2013-2016
Episodes 131

Diamond No Ace is an anime counterpart of its manga. The manga was written and illustrated by Terajima Yuuji. The anime is about a pitcher named Eijun Sawamura.

He takes admitted to an Elite School with a great catcher, Furuya Satoru. Together they start practicing hard to bring their school to the top of the baseball world.

21. Detective Cona

Detective Cona
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Genre Mystery
Original Run 1996 – Present
Episodes 1054

Detective Conan is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The series follows high schooler Shinichi Kudo who gets trapped in the body of his childhood friend and detective, Jimmy Kudo.

Now known as Conan Edogawa, he solves various cases with help from the police force and his friends.

Along the way, he seeks a solution to his own problem – how to get back into his own body! I dare you readers to watch every single episode of Detective Conan! It’s one heck of an adventure.

22. Beck

 Beck
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Genre Romance
Original Run 2004-2005
Episodes 26

Beck is an anime adaptation of its Manga counterpart written and illustrated by Sakuishi Harold. The series follows the journey of Yukio Tanaka and Ryuusuke Minami as they attempt to make a name for themselves in the music industry.

Beck has been praised for its character development, animation, and soundtrack, with its name being graved in the tiles of Music Anime Classics. The series also features a cameo appearance from the character Beck from the Japanese manga and anime series Jojo's Bizarre Adventure.

23. Ashita No Joe

Ashita No Joe
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Genre Sports
Original Run 1980-1981
Episodes 47

Ashita No Joe is a Shounen anime that follows the story of Joe, a high school student who involuntarily becomes embroiled in a conspiracy.

He soon realizes that he has to fight for what's right if he wants to protect those he loves. This anime is well-known for its complex and compelling plot, as well as its great characters. It's one of the best Shounen anime out there, and it's definitely worth watching.

24. Rurouni Kenshin

Rurouni Kenshin
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 1996-1999
Episodes 240

Rurouni Kenshin is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The story follows the life of Hitokiri Battousai, who was once a legendary assassin.

After swearing to never kill again, he begins living as a wandering swordsman. His love for helping others is so strong that he wishes to spend the rest of his life as a positive swordsman.

25. Mobile Suit Gundam

Mobile Suit Gundam
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Genre Mecha 
Original Run 1979-1980
Episodes 43

Mobile Suit Gundam is a massive and popular franchise that follows a continuous political and social war between two parties, the Earth Federation and the Principality of Zeon. The story is set in the future known as the ‘Universal Century'.

The Universal Century is a time period in which mankind colonized space, leading to new technologies and innovations. The story of Mobile Suit Gundam takes place in this time period. Thousands of die-hard Gundam fans follow the franchise religiously.

Mobile Suit Gundam follows the story of a young boy named Amuro Ray who pilots a mobile suit called the RX-78-2 Gundam.

26. Slam Dunk

Slam Dunk
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 1993-1996
Episodes 101

Slam Dunk is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name. The manga was written and illustrated by Inoue Takehiko. The story is about Hanamichi Sakuragi and his life in high school.

He has been rejected 50 times in middle school thanks to his intimidating looks, but he falls for a girl named Haruko Akagi and decides to join the basketball team in order to impress her.

27. Major

Major
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Genre Sports
Original Run 2004-2010
Episodes 157

Major is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name. The story follows Gorou Honda, who becomes passionate about baseball after his father gives up his position as a pitcher on Japan's national baseball team to become a coach.

Major was heavily appreciated back in the day for its emotional approach to the sports genre, which is common in shounen anime.

28. YU Yu Hakusho

Yu Yu Hakusho
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 1992-1994
Episodes 112

Yu Yu Hakusho is an anime adaptation of a manga of the same name written and illustrated by Togashi Yoshihiro.

The story follows Yuusuke Urameshi, a young delinquent who is killed while trying to save a child but is given a chance to bring back his life by completing activities assigned to him by the spirit realm in order to abolish the demonic threat on Earth.

Yu Yu Hakusho is one of the classic shounen anime that helped define the genre and has since spawned many other popular titles.

29. Samurai Champloo

Samurai Champloo
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2004-2005
Episodes 26

Samurai Champloo is an original anime that came out in 2004. The show revolves around the journey of Fuu, Mugen, and Jin to search for a warrior that smells of sunflowers. These three come in contact by accident, and this accident forces them to stay together as well.

This journey is humorous, entertaining, and filled with high-octane sword fighting that you wouldn't want to miss out on.

30. Great Teacher Onizuka

Great Teacher Onizuka
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Genre Action
Original Run 1999-2000
Episodes 43

Great Teacher Onizuka, often abbreviated as GTO, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tooru Fujisawa.

The story follows the life of 22-year-old ex-biker gang member Eikichi Onizuka, who becomes a teacher at an all-girls school. The anime series was produced by Studio Pierrot and aired on TV Tokyo from July 8, 1999, to September 30, 2000.

The show is generally well-received by western audiences, often ranking within the top ten lists of greatest shounen anime series. The series has been licensed for release in North America and parts of Europe but has yet to be released in Japan or South Korea.

31. Kono Oto Tomare

Kono Oto Tomare
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Genre Music, Slice of Life
Original Run 2019-2019
Episodes 26

Kono Oto Tomare tells the story of Chika, a young man who is determined to join the Koto club at his school and become the best koto player in Japan.

The journey is full of challenges, but with hard work and dedication, the club eventually becomes one of the best in the country. Kono Oto Tomare is an excellent series that is sure to leave a lasting impression on all who watch it.

32. Moriarty the Patriot

Moriarty The Patriot
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Genre Crime
Original Run 2020-2021
Episodes 26

Moriarty The Patriot is an anime that is based on the manga of the same name. The manga was written by Takeuchi Ryousuke and illustrated by Miyoshi Hikaru.

The story revolves around William James Moriarty and his brothers. With the idea to do whatever they can, William and his brothers swear to eradicate those filthy rich who have been taking advantage of common people for too long.

33. The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.

The Disastrous Life Of Saiki K.
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 2016-2016
Episodes 120

The Disastrous Life of Saiki K is an anime counterpart to its Manga. The manga was written and illustrated by Asou Shuuichi.

The story follows Kusuo Saiki's hardships with these powers in a fun and humorous manner. If you are looking for a refreshing anime, then Saiki can help you out.

34. Dororo

Dororo
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Genre Action
Original Run 2019-2019
Episodes 24

Dororo is an anime adaptation of the manga of the same name. The story revolves around a boy who lost all of his body parts to a demon.

But luck was in his favor, and he somehow managed to survive. Then he begins his excursion to have all of the body parts back that his father sold.

35. Dr. Stone

Dr. Stone
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2019 – Present
Episodes 35

Stone is an anime illustrated by Boichi. Dr. Stone is a great infotainment series in modern times. It takes place in a world where a science prodigy named Senku wakes up after thousands of years and seeks to rebuild civilization.

36. Kuroko No Basket

Kuroko No Basket
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 2012-2015
Episodes 78

Kuroko No Basket is an anime adaptation of its Manga counterpart. The manga was written and illustrated by Fujimaki Tadatoshi and first came out in 2008.

The anime gained a lot of traction among sports anime fans when it first aired because it provided high-octane basketball action that was missing from most sports anime at the time. If you are looking for a great basketball anime, Kuroko No Basket is definitely worth watching.

37. That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime
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Genre Isekai
Original Run 2013-2015
Episodes 234

In this story, a typical Tokyo corporate worker is reincarnated as a slime. The story features a rich and vivid fantasy world. The lighthearted vibe reminds me of KonoSuba. The protagonist is unable to understand the commands that the voice in his head recites.

38. Bakuman

Bakuman
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Genre Comedy
Original Run 2010-2013
Episodes 75

Bakuman is an anime adaptation of the manga written by Ohba Tsugumi and illustrated by Obata Takeshi. The series follows the lives of two aspiring Mangaka, Moritaka Mashiro and Akito Takagi, as they attempt to make it in the competitive Manga industry.

Throughout their journey, they face various difficulties that are present in the Manga industry, such as intense competition, difficult editors, and a lack of inspiration.

39. A Silent Voice

A Silent Voice
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Genre Drama
Original Run 2017
Episodes

A Silent Voice is a movie adaptation of a manga. It was written and illustrated by Ooima Yoshitoki and tells the emotional roller coaster story of teenagers dealing with various issues such as Depression, anxiety, self-doubt, friends, relationships, etc.

40. Your Lie in April

 Your Lie In April
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Genre Romantic
Original Run 2014-2015
Episodes 22

Your Lie In April is written and illustrated by Arakawa Naoshi. The anime tells the story of Kousei Arima and his musical journey.

Kousei Arima was a piano prodigy, but his mother's death made him quit it forever. However, he meets Kaori Miyazono, who helps him find the music within himself again.

41. Jujutsu Kaisen

Jujutsu Kaisen
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2020 – Present
Episodes 24

Jujutsu Kaisen is an anime adaptation written and illustrated by Akutami Gege, and it revolves around Itadori Yuuji and his connections with curses.

The Studio MAPPA also concentrated on fight sequence choreography and animation, which ensured a great experience for viewers.

42. Assassination Classroom

Assassination Classroom
Top 55 Best Shounen Anime of All Time 57
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Genre Action
Original Run 2015-2015
Episodes 48

Assassination Classroom is a unique anime that blends a simple concept with amazing execution. The story follows a class of students who are tasked with assassinating their teacher – an octopus-looking creature that has destroyed 70% of the moon.

Next year, he will destroy the earth. But he gives the humans a chance to kill him. He becomes a teacher for Class 3E and asks them to kill him. However, his speed is the same as Mach 20 so it's not an easy task.

43. Bleach

Bleach
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2004-2012
Episodes 366

Bleach is an anime adaptation of a Manga of the same name. The series was written and illustrated by Kubo Tite, and it is based on the popular ‘Soul Reaper' setting.

Bleach was part of the Big 3, which refers to three Anime that was extremely popular in Japan during their airing.

44. Haikyuu

Haikyuu
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Genre 2014-2020
Original Run 90
Episodes Comedy

Haikyuu is a series that follows the story of high school students who play on a volleyball team.

The anime has a great balance of elements, making it an exhilarating and funny sports anime that has drama, humor, action, and dynamics. Funimation declared Haikyuu as The Best Sports Anime of the last decade.

45. My Hero Academia

My Hero Academia
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2016 -Present
Episodes 121

My Hero Academia is an anime adaptation of a Manga written and illustrated by Kouhei Horikoshi. The series follows Izuku Midoriya, who was born without a superpower but dreams of becoming a hero like his idol, All Might.

After being scouted by the world's greatest hero, Midoriya enrolls in UA High School, where he meets other aspiring heroes and begins his training.

The release of My Hero Academia was absolutely chaotic with people lining up for hours to get their hands on merchandise and watch the first episode.

46. Jojo's Bizarre Adventure

Jojo's Bizarre Adventure
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2012 – 2013
Episodes 131

Jojo's Bizarre Adventure is an anime adaptation of a manga written and illustrated by Araki Hirohiko and it has been running since 1987.

The story is about the Joestar family, who are descendants of an ancient vampire hunter. The series is famous for its dynamic fights, amazing characters, and fine humor. It also has a million references to other pop culture items.

47. Dragon Ball Z

Dragon Ball Z
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 1989-1996
Episodes 291

Dragon Ball Z is a manga and anime adaptation of the same name. The manga was written and illustrated by Akira Toriyama and it follows Goku and his adventures on earth. Dragon Ball Z is highly influential in the shounen genre and has served as an inspiration for many creators.

48. Naruto

Naruto
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2002-2007
Episodes 234

Naruto is an anime that has captivated audiences for over a decade. It tells the story of a young boy who aspires to become the Hokage, the leader of his village.

However, his journey is fraught with many challenges and obstacles, including villains, rogues, and difficult exams. Will he be able to overcome them all and achieve his goal?

49. One Piece

One Piece
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 1999 – Present
Episodes 245

One Piece is an anime adaptation story that follows a group of pirates, led by Monkey D. Luffy, as they search for the greatest treasure on Earth known as One Piece.

The journey takes them across the vast ocean and introduces them to many different characters along the way.

50. Demon Slayer

Demon Slayer
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2019 – Present
Episodes 44

Demon Slayer is a manga written and illustrated by Gotouge Koyoharu. It tells the story of Tanjiro Kamado, a young boy who joins the Demon Slayers in order to find a way to cure his sister and bring her back.

The manga became extremely successful when episode 19 aired, and it has only gained more popularity since then. The movie adaptation of the series was released in 2019 and became the highest-grossing movie in Japan.

51. Gintama

Gintama
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2006-2010
Episodes 201

Gintama is a shounen anime that is known for being extremely hilarious. The series is based on a manga that has been serialized in Weekly Shounen Jump since 2004.

The anime adaptation premiered in 2006 and finished airing in 2010. Gintama holds the record for having the highest share among the top-rank holders.

52. Death Note

Death Note
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Genre Mystery
Original Run 2006-2007
Episodes 37

Death Note story follows Light Yagami, a high schooler who finds a notebook called the Death Note which allows him to kill anyone he knows the name and face of.

As Light begins to use the Death Note more and more, he attracts the attention of the world's greatest detective, L, who dedicates his life to stopping him.

53. Attack on Titan

Attack On Titan
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Genre Action
Original Run 2013 – Present
Episodes 254

Attack on Titan is one of the most popular and successful shounen anime. The series has set a new bar for upcoming anime and its presence shocked the entire anime fandom. Attack on Titan has the Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood quality of ‘Perfection,' Dragon Ball Z quality of ‘Revolutionary,' Naruto quality of ‘Setting The New Benchmark,' Death Note quality of ‘Creative narrative,' and Demon Slayer quality of ‘Success.' It is a critically acclaimed shounen anime that is worth your time.

Finally, the Top 55 Best Shounen Anime YOU need to watch right now has been compiled for your perusal.

I really hope you enjoyed this article and that you were able to discover at least one anime that you haven't seen before. So long, at least for today! Have a nice day and night and see you next time!

54. Hunter X Hunter

 Hunter X Hunter
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2011-2014
Episodes 62

HunterxHunter has been illustrated by Togashi Yoshihiro. The story is about Gon Freecs, who wants to become the best hunter possible.

Gon comes across a few people along the way and makes a group of his own, which together they travel for their own desires and learn the meaning of being a true hunter. Anyone who watched HunterxHunter absolutely loves it because of its well-done plot, great characters, amazing fight scenes, and beautiful animation.

55. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
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Genre Adventure
Original Run 2009-2010
Episodes 4

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood tells the story of two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, who attempt to use alchemy to bring their mother back to life.

However, they fail in their attempt and as a result, lose parts of their bodies. They travel the country in search of a way to restore themselves while also fighting against those who seek to misuse alchemy for evil ends

Conclusion

This genre has been gaining a lot of popularity for all the right reasons. The way these animes mold their stories around young men and keep you hooked is mesmerizing. You should watch as many as you can from this list because they will make you fall in love with the genre.

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