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List of 10+ Good Anime Similar to Naruto

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.
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    Ken Kun added

    Black Clover

    Action, Comedy
    2,108
    493
    Black Clover (Studio Pierrot, 2017) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the manga by Yuki Tabata. Seemingly born without any magic power, a young boy aims to be the Wizard King with his  ...more
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    Mariz Sophia Jimenez added

    My Hero Academia

    Action, Comedy
    2,732
    681
    My Hero Academia (MBS, 2016) is a Japanese action anime series based on the manga by Kohei Horikoshi from Bones Studios. Izuku Midoriya, a boy born without superpowers (called Quirks) in a world  ...more
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    Hunter x Hunter

    Action, Adventure
    2,048
    559
    Why it is similar:
     - Ninja theme
     - Martial arts with special powers
     - Boy hero rising through ranks
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    Bleach

    Action, Adventure
    2,038
    597
    Why it is similar:
     - Samurai theme
     - Special powers similar to ninjas
    Bleach (TV Tokyo, 2004) is a Japanese supernatural anime series based on the manga by Tite Kubo from Studio Pierrot animation studio. Ichigo Kurosaki obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper from another  ...more
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    Fairy Tail

    Action, Adventure
    2,378
    759
    Fairy Tail (TV Tokyo, 2009) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the manga by Hiro Mashima from A-1 Pictures. Natsu Dragneel, a fire dragon slayer wizard from the Fairy Tail guild, explores  ...more
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  • 6

    One Piece

    Action, Adventure
    1,625
    566
    One Piece (FNS, 1999) is a Japanese action adventure anime based on manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda from Toei Animation. Monkey D. Luffy, a young man who, inspired by his  ...more
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    1,725
    632
    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
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    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

    Action, Military
    683
    215
    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (JNN, 2009) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the manga by Hiromu Arakawa from Bones Studio. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is the second anime television  ...more
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    Adventure, Comedy
    1,559
    577
    Dragon Ball Z (Fuji TV, 1989) is a Japanese action anime series based on the manga by Akira Toriyama and a sequel to the Dragon Ball anime from Toei Animation studio. Goku who, along with his  ...more
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    One-Punch Man

    Action, Sci-Fi
    1,010
    364
    One-Punch Man (TV Tokyo, 2015) is a Japanese action anime series based on the webcomic by ONE from Madhouse animation studio. Saitama, a superhero who can defeat any opponent with a single punch,  ...more
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    Dragonball

    Adventure, Comedy
    967
    507
    Why it is similar:
     - One source of inspiration for Naruto
     - Martial arts with special powers
    Dragon Ball (Toei Animation, 1986) is a Japanese action anime series based on the manga by Akira Toriyama. Son Goku, a fighter with a monkey tail, goes on a quest with an assortment of odd characters  ...more
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    Soul Eater

    Action, Fantasy
    385
    176
    Soul Eater (TV Tokyo, 2008) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the manga by Atsushi Okubo from Bones animation studio. Students at the famous Death Weapon Meister Academy learn how to  ...more
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  • 13

    Sword Art Online

    Action, Game
    482
    235
    Sword Art Online (A-1 Pictures, 2012) is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. In the year 2022, thousands of people get  ...more
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    InuYasha

    839
    454
    Inuyasha (Sunrise, 2000), also known as Inuyasha: A Feudal Fairy Tale, is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the manga series by Rumiko Takahashi. A teenage girl periodically travels back in  ...more
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    Yu Yu Hakusho

    698
    381
    Yu Yu Hakusho (Studio Pierrot, 1992) is a Japanese supernatural anime series based on the manga series by Yoshihiro Togashi. When delinquent Yusuke dies saving someone else, he gets a second shot at  ...more
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    Rurouni Kenshin

    Action, Adventure
    537
    353
    Why it is similar:
     - Samurai motifs
     - Martial arts actions with special powers
    Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story (Studio Gallop, 1996), also known as Rurouni Kenshin and Samurai X, is a Japanese action anime series based on the manga by Nobuhiro Watsuki. A  ...more
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    Muge added

    Nurarihyon No Mago

    253
    322
    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 2007.  ...more
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  • 18

    World Trigger

    Action, Sci-Fi
    96
    130
    World Trigger (Toei Animation, 2014), often abbreviated as as WorTri, is a Japanese sci-fi anime series based on the manga by Daisuke Ashihara. When a gate to another world suddenly opens on Earth,  ...more
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  • 19

    Reborn!

    94
    139
    Reborn!, known in Japan as Katekyō Hitman Reborn!, is a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Akira Amano. The manga is about a young boy, Tsunayoshi Sawada, who discovers that he is next in line  ...more
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    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.  ...more
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    Buso Renkin is a manga series written and drawn by Nobuhiro Watsuki. It follows Kazuki Muto, who becomes an alchemical warrior in the battle against alchemical monsters known as homunculi. Watsuki  ...more
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  • 22
    117
    281
    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 Kouga  ...more
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  • 23

    Flame of Recca

    87
    256
    Why it is similar:
     - Ninjas
     - Hokage. Nuff said. 
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    Nabari no Ou

    69
    237
    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
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    Mushibugyo

    43
    213
    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 voices, the
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