Anime is becoming more and more popular among people from all around the world. With a variety of genres to enjoy, such as drama, fantasy, thriller, romance, and more, anime has captured the hearts of many. Not only do the characters draw us in, but the stories are also intriguing.
Netflix offers a wide range of popular anime that can be enjoyed by viewers worldwide. If you are looking for anime recommendations, here are some of the top 5 popular anime on Netflix that you should watch.
1. Attack on Titan (2013)
Attack on Titan tells the story of humanity living in a world dominated by giants (Titans) that eat humans without any reason. A high wall is built to protect humans from Titan threats. The story begins when the first wall, named Wall Maria, is breached by Titans. Eren Yeager, along with his friends Mikasa Ackerman and Armin Arlert, try to fight the Titans and save humanity from destruction.
2. Black Clover (2017)
Black Clover is about two children named Asta and Yuno. Asta has no magical powers at all, while Yuno has incredibly powerful magic. When they turn 15, they receive a Grimoire, a magical book that gives its owner magical powers. Asta receives a Grimoire that allows him to nullify other people’s magic, while Yuno receives a Grimoire that enhances his already extraordinary magical abilities. They then join the Magic Knights’ forces and fight against evil.
3. My Hero Academia (2016)
My Hero Academia tells the story of a boy named Izuku Midoriya. He has always dreamed of becoming a superhero and being part of “Hero Academia,” a school that trains future superheroes. However, Izuku is born without any Quirk, so he is considered an ordinary person. Fortunately, luck is on his side when he meets the famous superhero All Might, who gives him a Quirk and chooses him as his successor. Izuku’s mission is to become the world’s greatest superhero, and he joins Hero Academia with his friends to train their abilities and fight against enemies.
4. Blue Lock (2022)
The story of Blue Lock revolves around a soccer program created by the Japanese Football Association to create excellent soccer players. This program is called Blue Lock and aims to create a striker who can score as many goals as possible. There are 300 participants in Blue Lock who compete to become the best striker. Each participant must beat the others in a match. The winner will become the main striker in the Japanese national team.
5. Hunter X Hunter (2011)
Hunter X Hunter follows the story of a boy named Gon Freecss who dreams of becoming a Hunter. A Hunter is someone who possesses special abilities and performs dangerous tasks such as hunting wild animals, chasing criminals, and gathering secret information. Along the way, Gon meets new friends like Killua Zoldyck, Leorio Paradinight, and Kurapika. They all have their own goals and dreams of becoming a Hunter. Together, they embark on an adventure, facing various challenges and experiencing significant character growth.