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The Best Anime Like Just Because! 

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Updated May 31, 2019 452 votes 145 voters 4.4k views 19 items

If you need more anime like Just Because!, look no further. We've all been through it at one point or another; graduating from high school and not really knowing what the future holds. A lot of anime series capture this stressful time in a young person's life, and Just Because! is yet another perfect example of going through the typical confusion being young brings. 

Good anime like Just Because! that also depict what it's like to be a young person struggling with everything from the anxiety of graduating to moving also include Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai and Kids on the Slope; series that also have characters going through something similar. Whether you feel like you're being forgotten enough to the point that you actually are or you're a kid who's constantly moving and gets involved with jazz, everyone has their own story.

Here are some of the best anime recommendations for Just Because! that we're sure you can relate to. Regardless of how long you've been out of school, or even if you're still in it, we're sure one of these anime similar to Just Because! will reach out to you.

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My Youth Romantic Comedy... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
My Youth Romantic Comedy Is Wrong, As I Expected
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Rascal Does Not Dream of... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Psychological, Supernatural
Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai is a Japanese light novel series written by Hajime Kamoshida. Sakuta Azusagawa's life takes a turn for the unexpected when he meets teenage actress Mai ...more
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Tsuki ga Kirei is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Tsuki ga Kirei ("as the moon, so beautiful.") is a 2017 romance anime series. During their third year at junior high school, Kotaro Azumi, Akane Mizuno, and their classmates relate to ...more
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Tada Never Falls in Love... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Tada Never Falls in Love
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Hyouka is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Hyouka
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Orange is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Orange is a slice-of-life romance manga series aimed at the shōjo and seinen demographics written and illustrated by Ichigo Takano and 2016 anime series. High schooler Naho Takamiya receives ...more
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Blue Spring Ride is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Yoshioka Futaba has a few reasons why she wants to "reset" her image & life as a new high school student. Because she's cute, she was ostracized by her female friends in junior ...more
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Our Love Has Always Been... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Our Love Has Always Been 10 Centimeters Apart
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Kokoro Connect is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Kokoro Connect is a Japanese light novel series written by Sadanatsu Anda, with illustrations by Shiromizakana. The series includes 11 volumes published by Enterbrain between January 2010 and ...more
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Love and Lies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Love and Lies
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Tanaka-kun is Always Lis... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Tanaka-kun is Always Listless
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Waiting in the Summer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Waiting in the Summer is a Japanese anime television series animated by J.C.Staff, produced by Genco and Geneon, and directed by Tatsuyuki Nagai. The screenplay was written by Yōsuke Kuroda, ...more
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Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Nagi-Asu: A Lull in the Sea
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Kids on the Slope is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Kids on the Slope is a Japanese manga series by Yuki Kodama. An anime television series adaptation of the same name aired in 2012. It is directed by Shinichirō Watanabe at MAPPA and Tezuka ...more
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Convenience Store Boy Fr... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Convenience Store Boy Friends
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Iroduku: The World in Co... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Iroduku: The World in Colors
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True Tears is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
True Tears is a Japanese anime television series produced by P.A.Works and directed by Junji Nishimura. The anime aired in Japan on the TV Kanagawa television network between January 6, 2008 and ...more
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Kimikiss pure rouge is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
Kimikiss pure rouge
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High Score Girl is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Just Because!
High Score Girl