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The Best Anime Like Beyblade

Did you know that the Madhouse-produced anime Beyblade was based on a manga conceived to promote spinning tops known as "Beyblades"? For those who might be newly discovering Beyblade, there are many similar anime that can satisfy you in the same way. This list ranks the best anime similar to Beyblade, with the order determined by anime fans like you.

Another competition-style anime similar to Beyblade is Yu-Gi-Oh!, a 2000 anime series that centers on solving the ancient Millennium Puzzle. There's also Crush Gear Turbo and Cardfight!! Vanguard. Still more anime like Beyblade include Medabots, Gundam Build Fighters, Super YoYo, and the series where you "gotta catch 'em all," Pokémon.

By voting up or down these anime titles like Beyblade, you'll be helping your fellow anime fans known which titles to check out first for their Beyblade fix. Also, there might be a title or two missing and if so, feel free to add the Beyblade rec yourself and keep the list growing!

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    Beyblade Burst is a Japanese Manga and toyline created by Hiro Morita, originally based on Takara Tomy's Beyblade franchise. An anime adaptation by OLM was aired in all TXN stations in Japan on April 4, 2016. Hasbro and Sunrights licensed the anime and toyline in English. The story revolves around Valt Aoi and his classmates as they fight their way through tournaments with their eyes set on the title of "World's #1 Blader"!  ...more
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    Pokémon (OLM, 1997), also known as Pokémon the Series, is a Japanese children's anime series based on the video game franchise and part of The Pokémon Company's Pokémon media franchise. With dreams of becoming a Pokémon master, Ash Ketchum embarks on a journey with his many human and Pokémon friends as he works his way through the ranks of the world's Pokémon Leagues.  ...more

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    Yu-Gi-Oh! (Gallop, 2000), also known in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters, is a Japanese fantasy anime series based on the Yu-Gi-Oh! manga series written by Kazuki Takahashi. After solving an Ancient Egyptian Puzzle, Yugi Moto brings forth a dark and powerful alter ego whenever he plays Duel Monsters.  ...more

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    Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese-Canadian action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers who possess them. Though initially a failure in Japan, the series became popular in the United States and Canada, prompting the creation/order of several follow-up seasons, which aired in other countries before Japan. The fourth and final season, Mechtanium Surge, was never broadcast in Japan and instead aired in Canadian and U.S. markets. The Bakugan franchise are co-productions from Nelvana Enterprises, Spin Master, Sega Toys and TMS  ...more