Anime Underground

The Best Anime Like Kanokon 

Ranker Anime
Updated October 13, 2018 397 votes 103 voters 8.2k views 19 items

In Kanokon, a first-year high school student moves to the big city from his rural upbringing and immediately becomes the center of attention of a pair of competitive classmates, one who happens to be a fox spirit. For other anime like Kanokon that may fall into the genres of supernatural, romantic comedy, and harem, there are a number to choose from. This list ranks the best anime similar to Kanokon, with the order determined by your votes.

For example, in Onamori Himari, a boy meets a cat spirit who vows to protect him. Still other anime like Kanokon include To Love-Ru and Inukami!. If you like these stories like Kanokon, then you may also like Rosario + Vampire, Ladies Versus Butlers!, and Venus to Maroru!.

By voting up or down these anime like Kanokon, you can help fellow anime fans decide on what to watch next. Also, if you happen to notice any anime similar to Kanokon missing from the list, please add them and help the Kanokon anime recommendations grow!

list ordered by
1
Omamori Himari is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Omamori Himari, also known as OmaHima for short, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Milan Matra. The story revolves around Yuto Amakawa, an orphan who, on his sixteenth ...more

More Omamori Himari 

#415 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #20 of 24 The Best Demon Anime #7 of 13 The 13 Best Anime Like 'Interspecies Reviewers'

2
Rosario + Vampire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Rosario + Vampire is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Akihisa Ikeda. The story revolves around Tsukune Aono, a boy who inadvertently enrolls in a boarding school for monsters. ...more

More Rosario + Vampire 

#96 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #77 of 132 The Best Fantasy Anime of All Time #44 of 278 The Best Romance Anime Ever Made

3
Cat Planet Cuties is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Asobi ni Iku yo! is a Japanese light novel series by Okina Kamino with illustrations by Hōden Eizō and Nishieda. Kio Kakazu is a kindhearted, yet sophisticated guy who is living a dull and ...more

More Cat Planet Cuties 

#4 of 13 13 Anime That Are So Bad They're Good #31 of 72 The Best Fan Service Anime of All-Time #2 of 15 The 15 Best Ecchi Anime OVAs of All Time

4
To Love-Ru is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
The story is about Yuuki Rito, a high-school boy who cannot confess to the girl of his dreams, Sairenji Haruna. One day when coming home and sulking in the bath-tub a mysterious, nude girl, ...more

More To Love-Ru 

#490 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #8 of 13 The 13 Best Monster Girl Anime Of All Time #8 of 13 The Best Anime Like Ao-chan Can't Study

5
Kiss x sis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Kiss×sis is a Japanese seinen manga written and illustrated by Bow Ditama. Keita Suminoe is a third-year Japanese middle school student living with his father, stepmother, and older twin ...more

More Kiss x sis 

#12 of 72 The Best Fan Service Anime of All-Time #4 of 15 The 15 Best Ecchi Anime OVAs of All Time #8 of 15 16 Disturbing Romantic Anime Relationships That Will Have You Saying 'NO!'

6
Motto To Love Ru is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
To Love-Ru is a Japanese manga series written by Saki Hasemi and illustrated by Kentaro Yabuki, creator of Black Cat. The story of To Love-Ru revolves around Rito Yūki, a shy and clumsy ...more
7
Girls Bravo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Girls Bravo is a Japanese shōnen manga series written and illustrated by Mario Kaneda and serialized from 2000 to 2005 in Shōnen Ace by Kadokawa Shoten. The story focuses on an awkward high ...more

More Girls Bravo 

#104 of 132 The Best Fantasy Anime of All Time #207 of 320 The Best English Dubbed Anime of All Time #174 of 213 The Best Grown-Up Anime of All Time

8
Ladies versus Butlers! ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Ladies versus Butlers! is a Japanese light novel series written by Tsukasa Kōzuki, with accompanying illustrations by Munyū. The series includes 13 novels released between September 2006 and ...more

More Ladies versus Butlers! 

#435 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #25 of 72 The Best Fan Service Anime of All-Time #9 of 25 The 25+ Best Anime About Maids

9
Dusk Maiden of Amnesia ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
The story revolves around a first-year high school student, Teiichi Niiya who had just enrolled at Seikyou Private Academy. When he gets lost in one of the school's old building, he meets a girl ...more

More Dusk Maiden of Amnesia 

#388 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #72 of 278 The Best Romance Anime Ever Made #32 of 68 The Top Horror Anime of All Time

10
B Gata H Kei is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
B Gata H Kei is a four-panel manga series by Yoko Sanri. It was published by Shueisha and ran in Weekly Young Jump from 2004-2011. The story focuses on the salacious wishes of a high school ...more

More B Gata H Kei 

#440 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #153 of 278 The Best Romance Anime Ever Made #222 of 320 The Best English Dubbed Anime of All Time

11
A Dark Rabbit Has Seven ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
A Dark Rabbit Has Seven Lives is a Japanese light novel series by Takaya Kagami, with illustrations by Japanese-Brazilian illustrator Yū Kamiya. A 12-episode anime adaptation aired between July ...more
12
Nyaruko: Crawling with L... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Nyaruko: Crawling with Love, also known as Nyaruko-san: Another Crawling Chaos, is a Japanese light novel series written by Manta Aisora and illustrated by Koin. The story of Haiyore! ...more

More Nyaruko: Crawling with Love! 

#89 of 116 The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made #62 of 72 The Best Fan Service Anime of All-Time #17 of 20 The 20 Best Anime About Aliens

13
Tayutama: Kiss on my Dei... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Tayutama: Kiss on my Deity is a Japanese visual novel developed by Lump of Sugar. It was first released as an adult game for Windows PCs on July 11, 2008 in both limited and regular editions, ...more
14
Goshūshō-sama Ninomiya-k... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Good Luck! Ninomiya-kun is a Japanese light novel series by Daisuke Suzuki, with illustrations by Kyōrin Takanae. The light novel started serialization in Monthly Dragon Magazine in April 2005, ...more
15
Dragon Crisis! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Dragon Crisis! is a Japanese light novel series by Kaya Kizaki, with illustrations by Itsuki Akata. As of April 2011, thirteen volumes have been published by Shueisha under their Super Dash ...more

More Dragon Crisis! 

#139 of 278 The Best Romance Anime Ever Made #27 of 40 The Best Conspiracy Anime #5 of 12 The Best Dragon Anime of All Time

16
Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan is a Japanese light novel series written by Masaki Okayu and illustrated by Torishimo. It centers on a teenage boy and a killer angel from the future who constantly ...more

More Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan 

#861 of 863 The Best Anime Series of All Time #8 of 13 The 13 Most Immature Anime Ever Created #10 of 15 The 15 Best Ecchi Anime OVAs of All Time

17
Venus to Mamoru! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Mamoru-kun ni Megami no Shukufuku o!, also known as Venus to Mamoru, is a Japanese light novel series written by Hiroki Iwata and illustrated by Toshiyuki Satō. Later, the series was adapted ...more
18
Green Green is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Green Green is a Japanese H-game for PC, developed and published by Groover. The game features a story that is centered on comedy and some suggestive situations. As such, the game falls under ...more
19
Inukami! is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Kanokon
Inukami! is a Japanese light novel series written by Mamizu Arisawa, with illustrations by Kanna Wakatsuki. The series originally started serialization in volume seventeen of ASCII Media Works' ...more