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The Best Anime Like Golden Time  

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Need some Golden Time anime recommendations? Since it's such a beloved series, let's rank the best anime like Golden Time, with the help of your votes. These are anime that are similar to Golden Time in terms of similar plotlines (amnesia), and other elements such as the characters and themes.

Your Lie in April is a good anime that's similar to Golden Time. In Your Lie in April, when Kōsei Arima's mother Saki dies suddenly, he has a mental breakdown while performing at a piano recital which results in him no longer being able to hear the sound of his piano. Other good anime recommendations for fans of Golden Time​​​​​​​ are NanaWhite Album 2, and Honey and Clover.

What should you watch after finishing Golden Time​​​​​​​? Find some great picks on the list below, and don't forget to vote up the anime you'd recommend to other Golden Time​​​​​​​ fans.

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Your Lie in April is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Your Lie in April, known in Japan as Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso or just simply Kimiuso, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Naoshi Arakawa. Piano prodigy Kōsei Arima dominated ...more
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Toradora! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Toradora! is a Japanese light novel series by Yuyuko Takemiya, with illustrations by Yasu. A 25-episode anime adaptation produced by J.C.Staff aired in Japan on TV Tokyo between October 2008 and ...more
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ReLIFE is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
ReLIFE (Riraifu) is a Japanese science fantasy drama seinen web manga series and 2015 anime series. Arata Kaizaki is offered a job to test ReLife: a scientific experiment to rejuvenate him by 10 ...more
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Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun is a 2012 TV anime program written by Robiko and directed by Hiro Kaburaki.
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Say
The story of first love centers around Mei Tachibana, a girl who has never made friends or had a boyfriend in 16 years. One day, she accidentally injures Yamato Kurosawa, the school's most ...more
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Blue Spring Ride is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Yoshioka Futaba has a few reasons why she wants to "reset" her image & life as a new high school student. Because she's cute, she was ostracized by her female friends in junior ...more
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The Pet Girl of Sakurasou is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
The Pet Girl of Sakurasou is a 24-episode anime TV series adaptation directed by Atsuko Ishizuka.
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Honey and Clover is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Honey and Clover is a Japanese romance film directed by Masahiro Takada.
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Nana is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Nana is a Japanese josei manga series written and illustrated by Ai Yazawa, serialized in Cookie published by Shueisha. The manga derives its title from the name of the two main characters, both ...more
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Clannad After Story is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
This is the anime adaptation of the video game Clannad. The story is a continuation of Nagisa's story.The series broadcast in Japan between October 3, 2008 and March 26, 2009.
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Nisekoi - False Love is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Nisekoi, released in English as Nisekoi: False Love, is a Japanese romantic comedy manga series written and illustrated by Naoshi Komi. Nisekoi follows high school students Raku Ichijo, the son ...more
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Natsuyuki Rendezvous is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Natsuyuki Rendezvous is a 2012 anime television series.
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Kimi no Iru Machi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
A Town Where You Live is a manga series by Kouji Seo. A story arc from A Town Where You Live was adapted into an original video animation called A Town Where You Live: Twilight Intersection by ...more
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Kimi ga Nozomu Eien is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Kimi ga Nozomu Eien, or Kiminozo for short, is a Japanese adult visual novel developed by Âge and released on August 3, 2001 for Windows. It was later ported to the Dreamcast and ...more
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Boku wa tomodachi ga sukunai is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Boku wa tomodachi ga sukunai is a 2014 drama film directed by Takurô Oikawa.
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Nagi no Asukara is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea, known in Japan as Nagi no Asukara, is a 2013 Japanese anime television series. The series centers on five middle school friends: Manaka Mukaido; Hikari Sakishima, ...more
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Amnesia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Amnesia is a Japanese visual novel series by Idea Factory and 2013 anime series. After trying to escape burning and drowning, The Heroine awakens in the back room of a cafe, with no memories, as ...more
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White Album 2 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
White Album 2 (Howaito Arubamu 2) is a trilogy of Japanese adult visual novels and 2013 anime series, the sequel to Leaf's 1998 White Album. Haruki Kitahara, Setsuna Ogiso, and Kazusa Touma, ...more
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Ai Yori Aoshi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Ai Yori Aoshi is a Japanese seinen manga written and illustrated by Kou Fumizuki and serialized from 1998 to 2005 in Hakusensha's Young Animal. It is a love story between two characters who have ...more
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We Were There is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
We Were There
We Were There is a Japanese romance manga by Yuki Obata, which chronicles the love relationship between a boy called Motoharu Yano and a girl called Nanami Takahashi, starting from their teenage ...more
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Yamada-kun and the Seven Witch... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches is a finished manga series written and illustrated by Miki Yoshikawa. Ryū Yamada is known as a delinquent in his high school; he has been bored of classes after ...more
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Little Witch Academia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Little Witch Academia (Netflix, 2017) is an anime television series created by Yoh Yoshinari. Taking place in Luna Nova Academy, a school for young witches, the series follows new student Akko ...more
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Kimi ni Todoke is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Kimi ni Todoke: From Me to You is a romance shōjo manga by Karuho Shiina. It has been published by Shueisha in Bessatsu Margaret since 2005 and collected in 23 tankōbon volumes as of January 23, ...more
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Loveless is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
Loveless is the second studio album by Irish shoegaze band My Bloody Valentine. Released on 4 November 1991, Loveless was recorded over a two-year period between 1989 and 1991 in nineteen ...more
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School Days is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anime Like Golden Time
School Days is an adult Japanese visual novel developed by 0verflow, released on April 28, 2005 for Windows and later ported as a DVD game and for the PlayStation 2 and PlayStation Portable. The ...more