‘Snow White with The Red Hair’ is a fantasy-drama-romance anime. The show is quite visually appealing with great animation and dynamic and vibrant color palette. The story follows Shirayuki (Snow White), a girl with red hair. She is bright, kind, cheerful and lives in the country of Tanbarun. There she works in her herbal shop. But her stable life loses balance when Prince Raji notices her. He decides to make her his concubine. But Shirayuki does not seem interested. She cuts her hair short and flees to the forest. There she meets Zen Wistalia, a prince from the neighboring country, and her two aides who rescue her. Shirayuki decides to repay her debt to them and sets her goals to becoming the court herbalist in Zen’s country.
The anime has a strong female lead who can make her own way in the face of adversities. If you enjoyed watching this anime and are looking for more shows that explore similar ideas and themes, then you have come to the right place. Here’s the list of best anime similar to ‘Snow White With the Red Hair’ that are our recommendations. You can watch several of these anime like ‘Snow White With the Red Hair’ on Netflix, Crunchyroll or Hulu.
5. Akatsuki no Yona (2014)
‘Akatsuki no Yona’ is one of the obvious anime that comes to mind when talking about ‘Snow White with The Red Hair’. Both protagonists have similar look having red hair that has been cut short. Also, they fall in a similar predicament and have to leave their homes. They meet a nice male character who helps them become much better. While ‘Akatsuki no Yona’ is more revenge oriented, ‘Snow White with The Red Hair’ takes a different direction.
The Kingdom of Kouka is a utopia where people live happily or at least that’s what Princess Yona used to think. When her life is in peril following a coup that led to her father’s murder, she has to flee the castle with her trusted friend and bodyguard Son Hak. It is then that she finds out about the true nature of her kingdom. Kouka is poverty-stricken and everyone is corrupt. It is not the ideal kingdom as she previously thought. This makes reclaiming her kingdom even tougher but it also makes her much more determined. This story follows Yona and Son Hak as they strive to get their kingdom back and try to make it a better place. The animation is quite good and the colors are very vibrant, making it visually appealing.
4. Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii (2014)