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The Best Anime Like Blood+

Updated July 30, 2018 355 votes 76 voters 3.5k views20 items

The anime TV series Blood+, which was inspired by Hiroyuki Kitakubo's 2000 film Blood: The Last Vampire, originally aired from October 8, 2005 to September 23, 2006. If after catching up with all 50 episodes of Blood+ you're in search of more of the same kind of anime, you're in luck! This list ranks the best anime similar to Blood+, with the order determined by anime fans like you. 

For example, you could check out Claymore, Elfen Lied, or Hellsing for anime like Blood+ that feature action, horror, and suspense. Still other anime recomenndations for Blood+ include Black Blood Brothers, the acclaimed Fullmetal Alchemist, and Tokko, a 13-episode series that follows a task force known as Section 2 as it works to close a hole to demons from the netherworld.

By voting up or down these anime like Blood+, you'll help fellow anime fans make a decision on what to watch next. Also, if you find missing from the list any anime recommendation that's like Blood+, feel free to add it to the list!

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    Action, Horror
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    Elfen Lied

    Action, Horror
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    Claymore is a dark fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Norihiro Yagi. The series...  more

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    Black Butler

    Action, Mystery
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    Fullmetal Alchemist

    Action, Adventure
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    Action, Adventure
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    Tokko is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tohru Fujisawa. It was serialized...  more
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