‘Hunter x Hunter’ is one of the most popular action, adventure anime out there. It is also one of the highest rated anime. The anime follows the adventures of a boy by the name of Gon whose father left him to pursue his dreams. Gon sees his father as an inspiration and wants to follow his footsteps. But before searching for his father he needs to become a hunter like his father. Hunter is one of the most respected and highest paid professions in this anime. But becoming one is tough as an applicant needs to pass a tough exam. During his adventures, Gon meets Killua, an assassin, who becomes his best friend. If you enjoyed this anime and are looking for similar stuff then here’s a list of anime which are similar to ‘Hunter x Hunter’. You can watch several of these anime like Hunter x Hunter on Crunchyroll or Netflix.
14. Naruto (2002)
This is one of the first anime which pops in mind when thinking of anime similar to ‘Hunter x Hunter’. ‘Naruto’ is one of the most popular anime. If you are an anime fan then it’s certain that you have heard of it if not seen it. IT is one of those anime that will make you understand why anime attracts people worldwide. The animation and art of the anime are beautiful. The attention to details when it comes to the fight scenes be it the physics or the moves are quite creative and smooth. The anime follows the adventures of a young ninja who aspires to become the greatest ninja ever and be the Hokage of his village. That young ninja is Naruto an orphan who just loves causing trouble. When Naruto was born the demon fox Kyuubi attacked his village. To prevent further destruction the fourth Hokage seals the spirit of the fox inside Naruto. Though the Hokage wanted Naruto to be seen as a hero the villagers left him alone and stayed away from him. The anime follows Naruto as he changes from being a delinquent to becoming the greatest hero of his generation.
13. Bleach (2004)
One of the most popular anime, which makes the shinigami look like a badass, is ‘Bleach’. It is a great anime series and is quite similar in feel to ‘Hunter x Hunter’. Here too, whenever a new enemy approaches, the main characters begin training to increase their power levels. The fight scenes are quite detailed and the storyline is quite fun and entertaining. Ichigo Kurosaki is an ordinary teenager with a special ability to see ghosts. One day he finds a huge monster, which we later come to know as a Hollow, which feeds on souls attack his house. There he encounters a soul reaper by the name of Kuchiki trying to fight the monster. But she gets hurt. Ichigo then accepts Kuchiki’s offer and takes her power to defeat the monster. Now, Ichigo is a soul reaper himself and with Kuchiki being hurt he must take the task of killing these monsters. But being a soul reaper isn’t as easy as one would think.
12. Yu Yu Hakusho (1992)