Anime Underground The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown  

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Need some Guilty Crown anime recommendations? Since it's such a unique science fantasy series, let's rank the best anime like Guilty Crown, with the help of your votes. These are anime that are similar to Guilty Crown in terms of tone, genre, characters, and more.

Code Geass is a good anime that's similar to Guilty Crown. The two are so similar in fact that both protagonists encounter an ability known as "The Power of Kings," and both series center around an ongoing conflict between two or more major factions. Other good anime recommendations for fans of Guilty Crown are Tokyo GhoulAccel World, and Eureka Seven.

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

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Seraph of the End is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Seraph of the End (Owari no Serafu, AKA Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign) is a Japanese dark fantasy manga series and 2015 anime series. After a manmade virus kills everyone over age 13, ...more
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Code Geass: Lelouch of the Reb... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, often referred to as simply Code Geass, is a Japanese anime series created by Sunrise, directed by Gorō Taniguchi, and written by Ichirō Ōkouchi, with ...more
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Code Geass is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, often referred to as simply Code Geass, is a Japanese anime series created by Sunrise, directed by Gorō Taniguchi, and written by Ichirō Ōkouchi, with ...more
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Tokyo Ghoul is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Tokyo Ghoul is a Japanese dark fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Sui Ishida. The story follows Ken Kaneki, a college student who barely survives an encounter with Rize Kamishiro, ...more
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Future Diary is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Future Diary is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Sakae Esuno. It depicts a battle royale in which each combatant has a diary with entries from the future. The manga was ...more
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Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Charlotte is a 2015 Japanese anime television series directed by Yoshiyuki Asai. In an alternate reality, a small percentage of children manifest superhuman abilities upon reaching puberty. High ...more
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Darling in the Franxx is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Darling in the Franxx, abbreviated as DarliFra, is a 2018 Japanese science fiction anime television series. The survivors of a catastrophic war against monsters cluster inside mobile fortress ...more
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Akame ga KILL! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Akame ga Kill! is a Japanese shōnen manga series written by Takahiro and illustrated by Tetsuya Tashiro. An anime television series adaptation of the main series premiered in Japan in July 2014. ...more
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Attack on Titan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Several hundred years ago, humans were nearly exterminated by giants. Giants are typically several stories tall, seem to have no intelligence, devour human beings and, worst of all, seem to do ...more
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Sword Art Online is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Sword Art Online (2012) is a Japanese anime series based on the light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The story takes place in the near-future and focuses on ...more
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Deadman Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Deadman Wonderland is a manga series written by Jinsei Kataoka and illustrated by Kazuma Kondou, who also wrote and illustrated the Eureka Seven manga, and published in Shōnen Ace since 2008 ...more
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Gurren Lagann is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Gurren Lagann, known in Japan as Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, is a Japanese mecha anime television series animated by Gainax and co-produced by Aniplex and Konami. It ran for 27 episodes on ...more
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Black Bullet is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Black Bullet is a Japanese light novel series written by Shiden Kanzaki and illustrated by Saki Ukai and 2014 anime series. A 2021 viral epidemic yields a batch of female "Cursed ...more
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Aldnoah.Zero is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Aldnoah.Zero, is a television and print series created by Olympus Knights[not verified in body] and A-1 Pictures. The series began in July 2014, and as of March 2015, had presented two full ...more
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Eureka Seven is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Eureka Seven, known in Japan as Psalms of Planets Eureka seveN, is a 2005 Japanese anime series created by Bones. The series was directed by Tomoki Kyoda, with series composition by Dai Satō and ...more
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Neon Genesis Evangelion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Neon Genesis Evangelion, commonly referred to as Evangelion or Eva, is a Japanese animated television series produced by Tatsunoko Productions and Gainax and directed by Hideaki Anno. It was ...more
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Blast of Tempest is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Blast of Tempest is a Japanese manga series written by Kyō Shirodaira and illustrated by Arihide Sano and Ren Saizaki. An anime adaptation by Bones aired on October 2012 to March 2013. The story ...more
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Devil Survivor 2 The Animation is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Devil Survivor 2: The Animation is a 2013 Japanese anime series based on the Nintendo DS video game, Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 by Atlus. The series was directed by Seiji Kishi, with ...more
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Valvrave the Liberator is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Valvrave the Liberator is a Japanese mecha anime series, produced by Sunrise. It is directed by Kō Matsuo and written by Ichirō Ōkouchi. The series is set in a futuristic date in which three ...more
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Accel World is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Haruyuki is an overweight kid and at the bottom of the food chain at his middle school. Within the sci-fi setting of the real world he often seeks refuge in a virtual one. One day however his ...more
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Psycho-Pass is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Psycho-Pass is a Japanese anime television series that was produced by Production I.G, directed by Naoyoshi Shiotani and written by Gen Urobuchi. The series was aired on Fuji TV's Noitamina ...more
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Elfen Lied is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Elfen Lied is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Lynn Okamoto. Elfen Lied takes place in Kamakura and Kanagawa, and focuses on the "Diclonius", a newly mutated species. ...more
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Certain Magical Index is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
A Certain Magical Index is a Japanese light novel series written by Kazuma Kamachi and illustrated by Kiyotaka Haimura, which has been published by ASCII Media Works under their Dengeki Bunko ...more
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Elemental Gelade is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anime Like Guilty Crown
Elemental Gelade is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Mayumi Azuma. The fantasy adventure is a tale of a group of five who are on a journey to Edel Garden, the birthplace of ...more