The 25 most romantic anime of all time
Let's be honest, romance makes any story look special. It is present in most of the animes, being in different degrees and that is there to play an important role within the history. Love does everything better, here's the list with 25 anime, the best romance anime of all time. Also check out romantic manga.
1. Shigatsu wa Kimi No Uso
Arima Kousei is a musical ex-prodígio who lost the ability to play the piano after his mother, who was also his instructor, passed away. Her life is now monotonous, but she starts to gain color when he meets a violinist by chance. Miyazono Kaori is an audacious and determined girl whose personality overflows. Enchanted by the girl, Kousei, in her 14 years, begins to move forward with her own legs.
2. Akagami in the Shirayuki Hime
The story revolves around Shirayuki, a beautiful red-haired girl who works as a doctor, who is very rare in her country. When she is asked in marriage and persecuted by the prince of her country, she flees, only to meet with Zen, the prince of a neighboring country. By finding respect for the young man, she decides to serve at her side as her court physician.
3. Clannad: After Story
The events in Clannad: After Story take place immediately after the first season, following the last semester of high school Tomoya. After declaring his love to Nagisa, they begin to have a close relationship. His double life will be confronted by unexpected challenges, such as the truth behind the illusionary world and the legends of the city that came to light.
4. Pray Monogatari!!
Gouda Takeo is a freshman in high school. He spends his days peacefully with his super popular childhood friend with girls, but insensitive, Sunagawa. One morning, on the train to school, Takeo saves a girl, Yamato, from being molested by a pervert. Would this be the beginning of spring for Takeo?
5. Sukitte Ii on Yo.
This first love story runs around Tachibana Mei, a girl who has never made friends or had a boyfriend in her 16 years. One day, she accidentally hurts Kurosawa Yamato, the most popular kid in high school. For some reason, Yamato becomes interested in Mei, and begins an unmatched friendship with her. He even protects her from a stalker, kissing her.
6. Kimi ni Todoke
At school, Kuronuma Sawako is feared by all because of his gloomy and frightening look. She has the nickname "Sadako" and few still know her real name. What you don't know is that behind that creepy look, there's a sweet girl, always wanting to make friends and trying to be nice. Kazehaya Shouta is the only person who does not discriminate Sawako and begins to understand it better. She admires and aspires to be like him: pleasant and full of people around him. With the help of Kazehaya, Sawako seems to have a chance to change.
7. Eikoku Koi Monogatari Emma
London, 19th century. William Jones, a member of the British High society finds and falls in love with Emma, and her for him. However, Emma is an employee, belonging to a low class. This relationship may end up leading both to ruin, due to the social differences that disturb the people of the high society.
Tokyo: The Metropolis of Dreams, of opportunities, of great personal achievements. Nana Komatsu ("Hachi") is looking for a place to sit on the train that leaves towards the Japanese capital. She travels in order to find her boyfriend, Shouji, and get a job. Coincidentally, she sits next to Nana Osaki, who was traveling to the same destination, carrying with her a great dream: it becomes a great icon of music. Lead singer of his punk band "Blast", Nana Osaki aims to make a great performance in the "Blast", where her boyfriend, Ren, is the guitarist of a very popular band, the "Trapnest". Sharing the same name "Nana", the two girls quickly create a strong bond of friendship. Their paths will cross again when they see themselves in the search for accommodation. Eventually, the girls decide to live in the same apartment and, with that, friendship grows. And so they walk the "Nanas": Facing the follies of their lives and careers.
Ryuuji Takasu is a young man who lives with the shame of being mistaken for a delinquent for having a malignant look inherited from his father but, in fact, he's just a polite kid with cleanup mania. On the first day of class Ryuuji meets the dreaded palmtop taiga, a short girl and extremely moody. Due to a confusion between the purses in the room, Taiga puts a love letter by mistake in Ryuuji's purse and thus he discovers that she is in love with her best friend Yuusaku Kitamura. Similarly, Taiga discovers that Ryuuji is in love with her best friend, Minori Kushieda. As they come to know each other, they have seen friends who help each other achieve their goals which is to declare their love for their respective best friends.
10. Kaichou wa Maid-sama!
Romantic comedy about the Student Guild leader Ayuzawa Misaki, who is super strict with the behaviour of other students, and, for financial problems, she needs to work as "Maid (Maid)" in a cafeteria, and is discovered by the greatest Gallic College, Usui Takumi.
11. Kokoro Connect
History about the members of a Cultural Studies club (Yaegashi Taichi, Nagase Iori, Himeko Inaba, Yoshifumi Aoki, Kiriyama Yui) who lived their lives normally until suddenly their souls begin to change body randomly and the worst, this happens Quite often. Lovers crossed, the feelings revealed when they are exchanging their personalities and comedy in abundance is what is proposed in this story.
12. Romeo x Juliet
This is a tragic and juvenile love story, told in the suspended city of Neo Verona. Ruled by the Montéquio family, this island situated in the middle of the sky suffers from its dominance 14 years ago. The economic contrasts are evident, the barrier separating the noblemen from the commoners is well visible in this state, the rivers are drying and consequently the plantations dying. With this scenario as background Romeo and Juliet, children of the most traditional families of Neo Verona, are found by chance, Romeo who is the son of the dictator who goverls with the hand of iron the city, knows Juliet, a beautiful woman, but who hides her Identity as the hero of the Revolution, Odin. She is the last descendant of the Capulets, the family that ruled Neo Verona before the Montéquios and was murdered at the behest of the Montéquios leader. By completing 16 years, many truths will be revealed to Juliet. Two people will be joined by the cruel hands of destiny, and become lovers.
InuYasha is a kavosh (half-Youkai), for being the son of a youkai and a human. In this way, Youkai possess differentiated powers. Kagome Higurashi is a Japanese girl of current times and still schoolgirl. She once discovers a secret passage in a pit of her home, which is a very ancient temple, and back in time, to feudal Japan, where she meets InuYasha
14. Junjou Romantic
Misaki is a common boy who suddenly begins to have some unexpected and unusual problems. What began as a necessity for extra classes for the admission exam at a college, somehow led him to be seduced by an older and affable man named Akihiko, who is also his brother's best friend. Confused by all these new feelings, Misaki strives to cope with his new bizarre life.
15. Hachimitsu to Clover
Honey and Clover tells the story of 5 friends who study together at a University of art and architecture. The anime will show the relationship of friendship, love and relationships between them, besides treating about the very maturation of the characters with very good humor and sensibility.
16. Ano Hi Mita Hana no namae wo Bokutachi wa Mada shiranai.
Six childhood friends grow up and suddenly take different directions in life and begin to treat themselves as complete strangers, motivated by a sad event of the past. But the return of one of these friends is going to make time go back to moving again from where he stopped.
Jintan became a hikikomori, who lives practically all the time indoors just playing games. You don't want to go to school or much less have to deal with other people. The person who can get him to interact with the rest of the world and go look for his other childhood friends is Menma. All because of a wish she needed it to be accomplished: But for that, all friends need to be together again. Second anime of the night amine produced by the team that made Toradora! Directed by Nagai Tatsuyuki (Honey and Clover II and Toradora!)
17. Byousoku 5 Centimeter
Byousoku 5 centimeter is a film consisting of 3 parts, the story revolves around two childhood friends: Akari and Takaki, who, when they were small, were inseparable, but one day that Akari had to move because of the jobs of the parents.
In the first part of the film, called "Oukashou", they begin to communicate by letters until Takaki discovers that he will move also, to the opposite corner of Akari in Japan. Knowing that after that it would be very difficult if they revere, they decide to meet and Takaki will visit Akari on a train trip.
Although it may seem, Byousoku 5 centimeter is not a romantic story water-with-sugar style. The narratives that are counted, especially in the first part of the film, show the drama of being away from those who love.
As the subtitle of the film says, Byousoku 5cm is a story about distance, both physical and heart. The other two parts, "Cosmonaut" and "Byousoku 5 centimeter" tell how Takaki lives after teenager and finally adult.
18. Bokura ga Ita
In the classroom of Takahashi Nanami (Nana) There is a very popular boy (Motoharu Yano), and the rumors that run on him is that he conquered almost two-thirds of the girls of the school. For that reason Nana believes that he is convinced, but ends up being involved with him and knows him better. Yano in turn hides a bitter past something that Nana tries to comprehend.
19. Koi Kaze
Koushirou Saeki is a 27-year-old boy who lives with his divorced father since he was 12 years old. Because of that, he doesn't know his sister that he's been living with his mother ever since. After a series of facts, Koushirou finds himself utterly disappointed with love, when he meets a girl whom he has previously helped to find a school card. Totally depressed, he invites her to walk in a park, where both confess her amorous delusions, creating a bond of friendship and tenderness. As he leaves the park, he sees his father and discovers that the girl is nothing more than his sister, Nanoka, who was going to live with them as he had commented on his father the day before.
20. Hana Dango Yori
Makino Tsukushi, is a girl from a poor family who, despite the financial difficulties, managed to be admitted to a school of extremely wealthy people. For her to study, her family proudly passes through many privations, hoping her daughter can conquer a millionaire heir. In this school, Eitoku Gakuen, the students have their financial advantages, but the most prominent are a famous group of four boys called the Flower Four (F4), who are the heirs of the most powerful families in Japan. By the financial power they dictate the rules at school, going over everyone.
In Eitoku Gakuen, receiving a red paper from the F4, is like receiving a death sentence. Whoever gets the stripe is abused cruelly by the other students until they leave school. In this ostentatious setting, all that Makino Tsukushi desires is to form quietly, without getting involved with anyone. However, after an incident, where she could not keep quiet before the injustice of the leader of the F4, she receives the red stripe. From then on, his life was never the same.
21. The Lovely Complex
A romantic comedy that tells the story of two high school students who are desperately looking for a love. Koizumi, a very charming and funny young woman, and otani a handsome and charismatic boy. But they both have a small impediment as they seek the right person: Koizumi is too high and otani too low. They always walk together, are even nicknamed All Hanshin-Kiojin (a duo of Japanese comedians). As time goes by, all of his friends are forming couples and only the two remain single. Maybe someday all Hanshin-Kiojin can find someone who really loves them.
22. Sekaiichi Hatsukoi
By not agreeing to take advantage of his family ties, Ritsu Onodera leaves his father's publisher to accept a job at Marukawa Publishing. Despite liking working with literature, Ritsu ends up being attributed to the Department of Shoujo manga, even having no experience or interest in this type of material. To make matters worse, he ends up having a horrible first impression of his arrogant editor-in-chief, Masamune Takano. He hardly knows that despite hating him now, he has felt something quite different for Takano.
23. Ookami to Koushinryou
Craft Lawrence, a merchant who uses methods still unknown in certain areas such as exchanging products for others to be able to sell more expensive, ends up not wanting to help the goddess-wolf Horo escape from a village. She did not want to stay in the village anymore, since as much as she bless the harvest, there are bad years and good years, but humans no longer saw things like that and ended up always blaming her for it.
24. Nodame Cantabile
In an important music academy in Japan, Shinichi Chiaki is challenged only by his talent as a pianist. But when Chiaki and his teacher start a fight, he is demoted to the class of despised. Chiaki is left aside along with his dream of becoming a composer, surrounded by a lot of failed musicians and an annoying girl, Noda, who self proclaims Chiaki's girlfriend. And to complete the situation, Noda, who insists on being called Nodame, lives next to Chiaki.
25. Hotarubi No Mori and
The story of Hotarubi No Mori and focuses on a little girl named Hotaru. It is lost in a forest that is popularly dictates as a forest in which one resides several spirítos. In the Hotaru forest you face a young man using a fox mask. He says a spirit with a curse that the moment a human touches him he will disappear.
Best Romance anime to keep you warm on cold nights
Everybody needs love in life. Anime can picture an occasional love or a complete scenario geared towards love. Let the list of the most romantic anime fill this empty potential in your heart… Besides romantic anime We also have romance manga.
If Love were sin, the sky would be empty