The 30+ Best Anime for Teens

Over 23.8K Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The 30+ Best Anime for Teens
Latest additions: Lupin Zero, daily life of an immortal king, Horimiya
Most divisive: Blood+

You might think that all anime is good for teens to watch, but there are some very sexual and violent series out there that say otherwise. This list ranks over thirty great anime for teens, including shows that are fun and entertaining without being too graphic. If you have a teenage son or daughter, you can't really go wrong with any of the anime on this list. If you're a teenager reading this, don't worry- these aren't toned down shows for babies or anything, they're all great shows that adults love just as much as teenagers.

Is there a good anime for teenagers that we left off the list? Please add as many shows as you want, as long as they are appropriate for teens.
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  • Hunter x Hunter (2011)
    4,477 votes
    Action, Adventure, Fantasy
    Gon Freecs works hard to become a hunter while searching for the father he doesn't remember.
  • Death Note
    2,953 votes
    Mystery, Police, Psychological
    A high-school student discovers a supernatural notebook that grants its user the ability to kill.
  • Naruto
    7,260 votes
    Action, Adventure, Comedy
    Naruto Uzumaki is is determined to develop his ninja skills.
  • My Hero Academia
    6,997 votes
    Action, Comedy, School
    Despite being born powerless in a super-powered world, Izuku never gives up on becoming a hero.
  • Naruto: Shippuden
    2,150 votes
    Action, Adventure, Comedy
    Naruto, an adolescent ninja, dreams of becoming the Hokage in his village.
  • Attack on Titan
    5,781 votes
    Action, Military, Mystery
    Three friends join the Survey Corps to try to take their world back from the Titans.