Anime Underground The Best Adventure Anime on Netflix  

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Want to go on an adventure? Check out our list of the best adventure anime currently streaming on Netflix. This list includes every Netflix adventure anime ranked best to worst, with the help of your votes.

From classic adventure anime like Inuyasha to newer hits like Sword Art Online, Netflix has a wide array of titles that are sure to scratch that itch. Join Edward Elric and his brother Alphonse as they set out on a journey to discover the Philosopher's Stone in Fullmetal Alchemist. If you're a fan of the Elrics, don't forget about the second anime series, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood. Although this anime series came after the original FMA anime, it is actually much truer to the original manga than the 2003 show is.

Vote up your favorite adventure anime on Netflix, or simply use this list as a guide to find some solid recommendations.

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The Seven Deadly Sins


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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an anime adaptation of the Fullmetal Alchemist manga by Hiromu Arakawa. Developed by Bones, the series is directed by Yasuhiro Irie and written by Hiroshi Ōnogi. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is the second anime television series based on Fullmetal Alchemist, the first being 2003's Fullmetal Alchemist, and unlike its predecessor it directly follows the events of the manga. It was first announced in the manga series' 20th tankōbon volume. In Japan, it is differentiated from the 2003 series by the inclusion of the English language title, and is sometimes abbreviated as Hagane no Renkinjutsushi FA. The series premiered on April 5, 2009 on MBS-TBS' Sunday ...more

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Sword Art Online


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Sword Art Online is a Japanese light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by abec. The series takes place in the near-future and focuses on various virtual reality MMORPG worlds. The light novels began publication on ASCII Media Works' Dengeki Bunko imprint from April 10, 2009, with a spin-off series launching in October 2012. The series has spawned eight manga adaptations published by ASCII Media Works and Kadokawa. The novels and four of the manga adaptations have been licensed for release in North America by Yen Press. An anime television series produced by A-1 Pictures aired in Japan between July and December 2012. An Extra Edition episode aired on December 31, 2013, and ...more

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Fullmetal Alchemist


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Fullmetal Alchemist is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiromu Arakawa. It was serialized in Square Enix's Monthly Shōnen Gangan magazine between August 2001 and June 2010; the publisher later collected the individual chapters into twenty-seven tankōbon volumes. The world of Fullmetal Alchemist is styled after the European Industrial Revolution. Set in a fictional universe in which alchemy is one of the most advanced scientific techniques, the story follows the Elric brothers Edward and Alphonse, who are searching for a philosopher's stone to restore their bodies after a failed attempt to bring their mother back to life using alchemy. The manga was published in English by ...more

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