The 25 Best Anime of All Time You Must Watch (Update 2022)


Anime is one of the works from Japan that is very popular all over the world, including Indonesia. Every year, there is always an exciting anime that you must watch and it’s a shame if you miss it.

1. One Punch Man
Let’s start with the best action anime that you shouldn’t miss. One Punch Man anime tells the story of a superhero named Saitama. This bald-headed character was created with excessive strength, even he can defeat the enemies that mess with just one hit.

Even if the power is not balanced, it doesn’t mean it makes the anime series boring. One Punch Man is inserted with stupid jokes that can make you laugh out loud. So, you don’t get bored just seeing those who only fight with monsters.

2. Gintama
Gintama is one of the best anime for you to watch. This anime tells the story of Japan in the Edo period. However, in this anime, Japan was colonized by an alien nation named Amanto by making the government like a “puppet” to make people miserable.

Gintoki Sakata, Shinpachi Shimura, and Kagura are the three main characters in this story. They have to do various things to survive. Even though this is a story about samurai and aliens, this anime is filled with comedy that can make you laugh.

3. Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso
This exciting anime has a story that combines music and romance. Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso or Your Lie in April tells the story of a talented pianist named Arima Kosei who intends to quit the music world after the death of his mother. In fact, he doesn’t even want to look at music sheet music anymore.

One day, he meets a beautiful woman who forces him to accompany him on stage. Obviously, Kosei rejected it. However, over time he came back again with his grand piano. You could say, Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso is one of the best romance anime that you must watch.

4. Bakuman
The story that is raised in the Bakuman anime is indeed very unique. The character named Moritaka Mashiro is a manga artist . He aspires to be the best in Japan. His world is filled with very wild imaginations, even he often puts his imagination into the real world.

Mashiro also meets and falls in love with Akito Takagi, a story writer who also has high aspirations. They also promised to get married if they managed to achieve their goals. It’s a cliché, but this fun anime is a must watch.

5. Fairy Tail
For die-hard anime fans, Fairy Tail is a must-watch anime. This anime series was released in 2006 until it ended in mid-2017. However, there are several other stories, such as a movie series which was also released in 2017.

Anime Fairy Tail received an award from Animax Asia as “Anime of the Year in 2010. Not only that, this exciting anime also won the Best Japanese Anime award at the Anime & Manga Grand Prix award in France in 2012. Are you sure you don’t want to watch it?

6. Boku no Hero Academia
In this anime, everyone is born with different unique powers. Unfortunately, there is one character named Midoriya Izuku who doesn’t have the power of a superhero. However, Izuku still insists on joining a school filled with people with special abilities.

Boku no Hero is one of the best action anime to make you more enthusiastic in pursuing your dreams. If you watch it later, maybe you will also be addicted to listening to the soundtrack of this anime.

7. Rurouni Kenshin (Samurai X)
Even if you want to repeat it dozens of times, Rurouni Kenshin is still a good anime to watch. The story of a ronin, a samurai with no master, who wants to run from his past. Kenshin doesn’t want to kill anymore even though he still carries his katana everywhere.

This anime also teaches a little about the history of the Japanese nation with its various past cultures. You could say, Rurouni Kenshin is the coolest and best anime of all time.

8. Hunter X Hunter
his is one of the best anime recommendations that you must watch. Gon and Kilua are two boys who intend to become the best hunters . After getting a hunter license , they ventured to continue to hone their strength. In addition, Gon also wants to find the whereabouts of his father who is also one of the strongest hunters in the world.

In his adventure, Gon and Kilua also have to face obstacles and meet various powerful hunters . Some help and some hinder. That’s where the appeal of this anime is.