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The Best Anime Like Fairy Gone  

Anna Lindwasser
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Fairy Gone is an exciting new anime from the Spring 2019 lineup. After a long and painful war, Fairy Soldiers - people who have received organ transplants that give them the ability to summon fairies to fight for them - no longer have a place in society. While some attempt to integrate, others turn to crime. That's where Dorothea, an organization staffed by people with the same ability, come in. In order to avoid being arrested for using their abilities illegally, the members of Dorothea seek out other Fairy Soldiers and bring them to justice. 

Are there other anime like Fairy Gone? Absolutely. Looking for another dark and disturbing anime that combines the concept of supernatural powers with human organs? Try Tokyo Ghoul or Dororo. Seeking a series that follows an organization full of people with a specific magical ability that monitor, control, or even fight others with the same ability? Watch Bungou Stray Dogs. Want another show that opens with an auction that sells living creatures and then goes on to include fairies? Check out The Ancient Magus' Bride.

Which of these anime similar to Fairy Gone excites you the most? Vote it up to let fellow fans know what to check out next. 

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Tokyo Ghoul is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Fairy Gone
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Not only does Tokyo Ghoul have a dark vibe that aligns well with that in Fairy Gone, it also has a common theme - powers passed along through organs. In order to attain control over fairies, a person needs an organ transplant from an animal that was possessed by a fairy. In order for a human being to attain ghoulish abilities, they need an experience like Ken Kaneki's - an organ transplant from a ghoul's body. These transplants can not only grant superior powers, they can also cause the recipient's lives to plunge into chaos. Besides the organ thing, both shows feature excellent fight scenes.

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The Ancient Magus' Bride
The Ancient Magus' Bride is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Fairy Gone
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Both Fairy Gone and The Ancient Magus' Bride open on an auction scene. In Fairy Gone, the auction is dedicated to selling fairies and other magical paraphernalia, whereas the auction in The Ancient Magus' Bride also sells people - namely, the protagonist, Chise Hatori. Both auctions lead to the a connection between two people from very different worlds. Where Mariya winds up joining a fairy-control organization called Dorothea, Chise ends up learning to control her own magical powers under the tutelage of a mage named Elias Ainsworth. As she studies under him, she'll meet plenty of magical creatures - including fairies!

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Sirius the Jaeger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Fairy Gone
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After his entire village is destroyed in a vampire attack, Yuliy dedicates his life to bringing the monsters who took his family from him to justice. He does this by joining the Jaegers, a group of highly skilled guerilla warriors who get their jobs done by pretending to work alongside the police. What Yuliy doesn't know is that his brother wasn't savaged by vampires - he actually became one of them, forcing the two siblings into opposing sides of a great war. 

This bears a striking resemblance to what happens in Fairy Gone. Along with her best friend Veronica, Mariya is one of the sole survivors of an attack on the Suna village. She spends years attempting to find her friend - but when she does, she discovers that they may not be on the same side of a conflict 

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Demon Slayer
Demon Slayer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Fairy Gone
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Demon Slayer began airing during the same season as Fairy Gone, but the two share more in common than just their air date. When Tanjirou's family is massacred by a demon, he's almost ready to give up on life - but when he discovers that his sister Nezuko has been transformed into a demon after being exposed to demon blood. He then sets out on a journey to try and change his sister back and avenge his family. To accomplish this, he has to join an organization dedicated to slaying demons.

Similarly, Mariya has been searching for her childhood friend Veronica for years. When she finally finds her, she discovers that Veronica has joined the wrong side of a magical conflict. In order to save her friend - and herself - she must join Dorothea, an organization dedicated to monitoring and controlling fairy-based crimes. 

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