Anime Underground List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto  

Ranker Anime
8.7k votes 1.8k voters 31.7k views 25 items

Almost all of us have watched it, but what are some good anime like Naruto that are similar in nature? The show has been around for over a decade, but after you've consumed everything that it has to offer, why not branch out and find some anime that are similar to Naruto or Naruto Shippuden. This list is only a start- we want anime fans like you to add your favorite anime series that are like Naruto to this list, so that others can vote on them and help grow the list.

If you haven't seen a show on this list, don't downvote it! Try to keep your judgement fair as you vote things up and down.

1
559 134
My Hero Academia is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Mariz Sophia Jimenez added My Hero Academia My Hero Academia is a 2016 anime series based on the superhero manga series Boku no Hīrō Akademia, written by Kōhei Horikoshi. Izuku Midoriya is a regular middle school student in a world where ...more

2
726 239
Fairy Tail is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Fairy Tail Daisuke Namikawa, Kouichi Toochika, Katsuyuki Konishi Fairy Tail is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiro Mashima. It has been published in Weekly Shōnen Magazine since August 2, 2006, and has been published by Kodansha in 48 ...more

3
551 192
Hunter X Hunter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Hunter x Hunter Junko Takeuchi, Hiroki Takahashi, Hozumi Gōda Why it is similar:
 - Ninja theme
 - Martial arts with special powers
 - Boy hero rising through ranks Hunter x Hunter Tv Program 2011

4
415 122
Black Clover is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Ken Kun added Black Clover Black Clover is a 2017 anime series based on the manga by Yūki Tabata. Seemingly born without any magic power, a young boy aims to be the Wizard king with his ambition, newfound abilities, and ...more

5
577 229
Bleach is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Bleach Johnny Yong Bosch, Michelle Ruff, Stephanie Sheh Why it is similar:
 - Samurai theme
 - Special powers similar to ninjas Bleach is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tite Kubo. Bleach follows the adventures of the hotheaded teenager Ichigo Kurosaki after he obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper —a ...more

6
481 208
One Piece is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
One Piece Mayumi Tanaka, Tony Beck, Laurent Vernin One Piece is a 1999 anime series based on the Japanese manga series by Eiichiro Oda. Monkey D. Luffy and his friends go on adventures, while trying to find the greatest treasure ever left by the ...more

7
470 201
Avatar: The Last Airbender is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
ZZI_ added Avatar: The Last Airbender Zach Tyler, Dee Bradley Baker, Mae Whitman Why it is similar: Similar animation, fighting with special powers, "avatar" state power works in similar fashion to Kurama power, small group of powerful friends who travel on a journey and have adventures while battling Fire-benders
Avatar: The Last Airbender is an American television series that aired for three seasons on Nickelodeon from 2005 to 2008. Avatar: The Last Airbender is set in an Asiatic-like world in which ...more

8
426 191
Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Dragon Ball Z Sean Schemmel, Christopher Sabat, Doc Harris Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z is the sequel to the Dragon Ball anime and adapts the last 325 chapters of the original 519-chapter ...more

9
257 154
InuYasha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
InuYasha Kappei Yamaguchi, Richard Ian Cox, Satsuki Yukino Inuyasha, also known as Inuyasha: A Feudal Fairy Tale, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Rumiko Takahashi. It premiered in Weekly Shōnen Sunday on November 13, 1996 and ...more

10
282 178
Dragon Ball is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Dragonball Hiromi Tsuru, Toshio Furukawa, Masako Nozawa Why it is similar:
 - One source of inspiration for Naruto
 - Martial arts with special powers Dragon Ball is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. It is an adaptation of the first 194 chapters of the manga of the same name created by Akira Toriyama, which were ...more

11
200 133
Yu Yu Hakusho is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Yu Yu Hakusho Nozomu Sasaki, Justin Cook, Laura Bailey

12
181 130
Rurouni Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Rurouni Kenshin Kaylyn Dicksion Why it is similar:
 - Samurai motifs
 - Martial arts actions with special powers Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story, also known as Rurouni Kenshin and Samurai X, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Nobuhiro Watsuki. The story begins during the ...more

14 Pretty Good Psychological Thriller Anime

13
78 105
Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Muge added Nurarihyon No Mago Yui Horie, Akira Ishida, Jōji Nakata Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan, known in Japan as Nurarihyon's Grandson, is a manga series written and illustrated by Hiroshi Shiibashi. The series was first published in Shueisha as a oneshot in ...more

14
63 104
Ninja Scroll: The Series is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Ninja Scroll Dwight Schultz, Hideyuki Tanaka, Scott Menville Why it is similar:
 - Ninja themes
 - Ninjas with magic powers Ninja Scroll: The Series is a 2003 Japanese animated television series based on Yoshiaki Kawajiri's Ninja Scroll. The series is directed by Tatsuo Sato and animated by Madhouse Studios.

15
46 95
Basilisk is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Basilisk Nana Mizuki, Shô Hayami, Takeshi Aono Why it is similar:
 - Ninja clan war
 - Ninja with magic powers Basilisk is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masaki Segawa. It was published in Japan in 2003 and 2004 in Kodansha's Young Magazine Uppers magazine, based on the novel The ...more

16
39 90
Flame of Recca is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Flame of Recca Why it is similar:
 - Ninjas
 - Hokage. Nuff said. 

17
30 88
Nabari no Ou is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Nabari no Ou Kimiko Koyama, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Kenjirou Tsuda Why it is similar:
 - Ninja characters
 - Village factions Nabari no Ou is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yuhki Kamatani. The series premiered in Japan in Monthly GFantasy in 2004 and ended serialization in 2010. Square Enix is also ...more

18
17 78
Jubei-chan: The Ninja Girl is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Jubei-Chan Keiji Fujiwara, Yûji Ueda, Ryōtarō Okiayu Why it is similar:
 - Ninjas have magic powers Jubei-chan: The Ninja Girl is a Japanese anime action comedy television series created by Akitaro Daichi. Jubei-chan follows Jiyu Nanohana, a modern highschool girl and unwilling heir to the ...more

19
13 77
Mushibugyou is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Mushibugyo Why it is similar:
 - Ninja theme
 - Opposes large monsters The action story is set in Edo-era Tokyo in the early 1700s. The eighth shogun Tokugawa Yoshimune ordered boxes to be installed so commoners can submit their thoughts. After hearing their ...more

20
15 85
Manga Sarutobi Sasuke is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Ninja, the Wonder Boy Toku Nishio, Shōzō Iizuka, Hisashi Katsuta Why it is similar:
 - Ninja boy theme
 - Ninja has magic powers Manga Sarutobi Sasuke is a 24-episode anime series about the young Sarutobi Sasuke, a legendary ninja. It was first aired from October 9, 1979, to April 29, 1980 on Tokyo 12 Channel, and was ...more

21
17 97
Ninja Hattori-kun is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Ninja Hattori-Kun What makes it similar:
 - Ninja theme
 - Funny main character Ninja Hattori-kun, known as Ninja Hattori in some countries, is a 1981 Japanese anime series based on the manga series created by Fujiko Fuijo. Hattori, a ninja boy who has come from the Iga ...more

22
6 67
Shōnen Ninja Kaze no Fujimaru is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Shōnen Ninja Kaze no Fujimaru Makiko Ito, Kiyoshi Komiyama, Yoshiko Yamamoto Why it is similar:
 - Young man ninja hero
 - Special ninjutsu powers (like duplication) Shōnen Ninja Kaze no Fujimaru, also known as Samurai Kid, is a Japanese anime series produced by Toei Animation. 65 episodes aired from 7 June 1964 until 31 August 1965. It tells the story of a ...more

23
7 78
Anime Ganbare Goemon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Anime Ganbare Goemon Why it is similar:
 - Young Ninja
 - Ninja has magic powers Anime Ganbare Goemon is a 1997 anime television series, based on Konami's best-selling video game franchise Goemon. The Demon Lord Makamuge intends to conquer both the game world and the real ...more

24
6 72
Igano Kabamaru is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Igano Kabamaru Yôko Asagami, Shigeru Chiba, Kenjirô Ishimaru Why it is similar:
 - Ninja schools set in modern era Igano Kabamaru is a 1983 anime series based on the Japanese manga by Yu Azuki. After the death of his strict grandfather and ninja sensei, a naive young ninja moves to Tokyo and finds himself ...more

25
5 72
Nintama Rantarō is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto
Nintama Rantaro Mayumi Tanaka, Minami Takayama, Toshihiko Seki Why it is similar. 
 - Ninja school theme Nintama Rantarō is a Japanese anime series produced by Ajia-do Animation Works and broadcast on NHK since 10 April 1993. It is an adaptation of the manga series Rakudai Ninja Rantarō, written ...more