7 Best Handpicked Anime For Beginners


You have visit the right place if want to start your Anime Journey.

I have Selected 7 Best Anime For Beginners to start watching from today onwards. The anime industry is booming and there fan following too & If you don’t want to be the only guy who doesn’t watch anime, then you better start watching it from today onwards.

List of 7 Best Anime for beginners to watch

Also, I have added Bonus anime that every beginner should watch with Information about fillers in anime and what are fillers. The ranking doesn’t affect storyline and its importance, consider watching any anime from the list.

7. High School DxD

High School DxD - best ecchi anime

Aww man, the following anime is something you can call forbidden anime for newbies, but I know many guys who fall in love with anime after watching High School DxD. Read the story I mention below and decide if you want to start your anime journey the forbidden way or not.

The story begins with a guy named Issei Hyoda, a perverted high school boy who has mysterious power meets a girl one day, she proposes to Issei and they decide to go on a date. My boy Issei was so happy to go on his first date with a beautiful girl.

Now, my boy Issei and the girl with Big B enjoy their date and especially Issei, well because it was a dream come true for her, little did he know in the end of their date, the girl kill Issei and she was a fallen angel assigned a mission to kill him from the beginning.

Here comes Rias Gremory, a high-level devil and also the prettiest girl from his high school & she reincarnated him as a devil and now Issei has to serve under Rias Gremory. And now my boi Issei is a servant of Rias Gremory, watch anime to find out what happens to him next.

High School DxD is Famous because:

  • Best Ecchi anime out there
  • Action-packed battles 
  • Strong character development
  • Comedy
  • Fan-service

6. Blue Lock

Blue Lock - Best Sports Anime

My friend if are into sports and especially Soccer then the anime Blue Lock is for you. Blue Lock is one of the best sports anime out there if you are a beginner and want to start your anime journey with sports anime, I will suggest just start watching it today onwards because the amount of Hype you will see in the anime is beyond explanation.

Our story follows Isagi Yoichi, a high school soccer player losing his only chance to play in nationals because of one wrong decision, after a few days he receives a letter from the Japan football association inviting him to join a special training program called Blue Lock.

The program Blue Lock is designed to create the world’s best striker, Isagi has to compete against 300 other talented players and win to get a spot in Japan’s national team.

The anime Blue Lock is full of action, suspense, and drama and it will keep you on the edges from beginning to end.

Why Blue Lock is the Best Sports Anime:

  • Competitive and intense soccer matches 
  • It’s all about being Egoist
  • Well character development throughout the series
  • Full of suspense and unpredictable plot

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5. Stein Gate

Stein;Gate Anime

Well moving on towards our 5th best anime we have Stein Gate, If are interested in time traveling & theory about timelines, and all the scientific stuff here you go, the best Anime for beginners interested in science fiction.

Our main character Rintaro Okabe is a self-proclaimed mad scientist, who lives in Tokyo. His daily routine was tinkering with gadgets and trying to make a name for himself in the scientific community. He has friends to keep him accompany Mayuri Shiina and Hashida Itaru for his daily routine. 

One day Rintaro and his friends accidentally discovered a method of Time travel. With the help of this method, One can send messages to the past. They name the device “Phone Microwave” and guess what, they start sending messages into the past to prevent bad things happening to themselves.

But we all know messing with the timeline can create some serious issues which cannot be solved and they soon find themselves caught up in a loop of events that they cannot manipulate.

Now Rintaro has to save his friend and prevent the world from destroying because of an unexpected timeline overlap. 

Steins;Gate is a complex anime that will make you think & explore the nature of time travel. The series is full of twists and it keeps you guessing until the very end. 

Why you should watch Stein Gate:

  • One of the best Sci-fi anime out there 
  • Well if you like the story I mentioned, go ahead and watch you will be amazed by the anime
  • I don’t want to spoil the amazing story of Stein;Gate so watch it for yourself

4. Eminence in Shadow

Eminence In Shadow - One of the Best ISEKAI anime

Eminence in Shadow is an Isekai Anime, If you are a beginner in Anime “Isekai” has the potential to be your favorite genre among all the other genres out there.

Well to be simple in the Isekai Anime, the Main character dies in the real world and gets transferred to another world with super power and ability.

In Eminence in Shadow, our main character Cid Kagenou has a dream of becoming a strong guy who rules from the shadow, to be the hero who saves people’s life without being an influencer, but Cid dies in an accident with a truck.

But he gets reborn in a fantasy world with an amazing power but Cid Kagenou is the one who knocks the door, So he decided to show the world that he is just a mediocre guy and not to do anything to stand out and continue to pursue his dream of manipulating from shadows.

One day our main character was fighting to save the village from bandits and he stumbles open an elven girl who is infected by a mysterious disease and cures her with his power. Cid makes up a story from his mind and tells the girl that the world is run by the Cult of Diaboles, and his organization “Shadow Garden,” is the only one who can fight them, So Elven girl name Alpha join his organization and start recruiting new members. 

However, the story Cid made up was true but he believes it to be delusional. 

I will recommend you to watch this specific anime because our main character is absolute Chad & He casually plays with the strongest in the world like they are nothing.

Why watch Eminence in Shadow

  • One of the Best ISEKAI Anime out there 
  • He is Sigma male character
  • Animation is well-done 
  • Voice-over is perfectly done in sub & dub
  • Comedy and excitement in every single episode 

3. Horimiya

Horimiya - Best Romance Anime 

I welcome you to our number 3, anime for beginners.

The romance genre in anime is just something else, You will find it pretty enjoyable and relatable. In the romance genre, you will be happy, sad, crying, and angry & even some of the love stories will break your heart which will really hurt. As an Anime lover myself I really enjoy watching romance anime and you will too.

In the Anime, you will see Kyouko Hori and Izumi Miyamura, two high school students, who are completely opposite to each other. Hori is popular in class, smart, and good in everything she does. but Miyamuru on the other side is quiet, shy & introvert personality.

One day they happen to meet outside the school and find out that both have many common things. Both have hidden sides which they keep secret from their classmate. Hori is a homebody who loves housework and takes care of her younger brother. Miyamura is a good-hearted guy who loves drawing and taking care of other people.

And slowly both started spending more and more time inside and outside the school, & develop feelings for each other.

Horimiya has a heartwarming and relatable story of two people who finds love and accepts each other.

Why watch Horimiya

  • Hori and Miyamura are very likable character and you will enjoy watching them together
  • Best anime in the Romance genre for beginners
  • Animation is good and the character expression is just kawaii 
  • You must watch Horimiya if you are starting an anime journey

2. Black Clover 

Black Clover - best anime for beginners

Anime Black Clover is well-balanced and good anime for everyone not only for anime beginners but also for those who are interested in long and interesting shounen anime. I have watched Black Clover 3 times and I bet you will definitely enjoy the story and receive some good motivation from our main character Asta.

In a world where magic is everything there lives a magic-less boy named Asta, who lives in a village church and he is an orphan. But my boy Asta has a big ambition to be Wizard King but he doesn’t have any magic but on the other hand, there is a boy name Yuno who also lives in the church but he has a good amount of magic power and both are competing to be next Wizard King.

Let me tell you something I just don’t want to spoil you on what happens next and other stuff but trust me you will love the anime Black Clover.

Asta is a boy who doesn’t give up and after finishing the anime I joined the gym because I don’t know just after completing the anime a sudden urge of masculinity comes inside me to be buff and have abs, I hope you guys start going to Gym after completing Anime Black Clover. 

Anime Black Clover has 170 Episodes +A latest released movie.

I will recommend you start Black Clover after finishing 2-3 small anime if you are a beginner in Anime journey.

Why you should watch Black Clover:

  • You should watch black clover simple as that 

1. Death Note

Death Note - 1. best anime for beginners

On average 55% of new anime viewers start with Death Note, And to understand how interesting and mind-blowing an anime can be you should watch Death Note.

The main character of Death Note is Light Yagami, a genius high school student, who found a Mysterious notebook named “Death Note”  which belongs to a Shinigami name Ryuk & Death Note is a powerful book that grants its users power to kill anyone whose name is written in the notebook. 

Light wants to create a new world with no crime, So he initially started to kill all known criminals and bad politicians. However, he becomes influenced by the power of Death Note and started to kill innocent people who are in his way.

You will not see a fight with weapons or hands in anime Death Note, but you will see the legendary battle of genius minds, Light vs L.

What makes Death Note the best anime for beginners:

  • You will understand how good one anime can be 
  • Best Psychological anime out there
  • You will understand anime is not for kids
  • You might become 2% smarter in Real Life
  • Every old Otaku will advise newbies to start with Death Note, So as me

I will advise you to start your anime journey with one of the above-mentioned anime & then. slowly move towards other great new-gen anime like Demon Slayer, Jujutsu Kiasen, and Attack On Titan. You can explore the wide range of genres and then start BIG 3 OF THE ANIME INDUSTRY.

Bonus Anime For Beginners 

Naruto, One Piece & Bleach are known as the Big 3 in Anime Industry. The anime you are interested in watching and every new fan out there calling themselves weeb is because of these 3 Anime exist & You must have heard about Dragon Ball (Goku) was also happen to be part of Big 3 but not anymore but it doesn’t change the fact that all these 4 anime are legendry and exist from nineties. 

Once you have completed 7-8 Animes and want to start the best, here you go with Naruto, One Piece, Bleach & Dragon Ball Super. 

You might complain about their old episodes’ animation but don’t be like a baby and enjoy the anime because over time animation has improved to the next level.

And One Piece is soo goated anime with 1060+ episodes and ongoing manga that you make you real fan with an amazing story arc, fight, war, and many more things, especially side character Zoro.

What is Filler in Anime?

Filler episodes of the anime are not taken from the manga but are created by the animation team because of the lack of manga chapters, so you can skip them to save time while watching big animes with many episodes but you can even watch fillers if you like (But not recommended).

How to find filler episodes in Anime?

Example- I am watching Naruto and Naruto has many fillers, So I will go to Google and search “Naruto Filler list” and check the article about it and skip the mentioned Filler episodes.

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