‘Blue Exorcist’ is an anime that deals with a spawn of Satan, Rin Okumura. But instead of going mental and causing havoc to the entire world, he decides to become an exorcist to fight against his own kind especially against his biological father. The series is well drafted and the characters have a depth about them. We enjoy seeing such internal conflicts among characters in an anime. If you have enjoyed ‘Blue Exorcist’ and wanna watch other anime which delves into similar themes or plots then this list is for you. With that said, here is the list of anime similar to Blue Exorcist that are our recommendations. You can watch some of these anime like Blue Exorcist on Netflix or Amazon Prime or Hulu.
1. D. Gray Man (2006):
Now if you loved the exorcist theme of ‘Blue Exorcist’ then you will enjoy ‘D. Gray-Man’. The storyline is quite similar to Rin’s. Allen Walker is a teenager wants to become an exorcist to defeat Millennium Earl who has sworn to end humanity. Allen decides to join an organization named Black Order, which is a group of talented exorcists who share the goal of Allen. To fulfill this goal they have to defeat Akumas. Allen possesses a cursed eye which lets him find hiding Akumas. All in all, it is a fun anime to watch.
2. Parasyte (2014)
Next is ‘Parasyte’, which is an anime whose main character and his resolve is quite similar to that of ‘Blue Exorcist’s’ Rin Okumura. The plot starts when parasitic aliens start entering human bodies through nose and mouth. The parasites then start taking control over humanity slowly. One such alien tries to enter into Shinichi Izumi’s ear but since he was wearing earphones, it affects his hand instead. This provides Shinichi with a certain power which he then uses to fight the aliens. He joins with the alien ‘Migi’, who has its own mind, in his adventure.