Anime Underground The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!  

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Need some Maid Sama! anime recommendations? Since it's such a funny series, let's rank the best anime like Maid Sama!, with the help of your votes. These are anime that are similar to Maid Sama! (Kaichou wa Maid-sama!) in terms of humor, romance, story, and more.

Many fans point to Special A as a good anime similar to Maid Sama! because of the type of relationship both couples are in. If you've never heard of it, Special A is about two gifted students who explore their feelings as they engage in a rivalry for who can be the top ranked student. Other good anime recommendations for fans of Maid Sama! are Lovely ComplexShugo Chara!, and Kimi ni Todoke.

What should you watch after finishing Maid Sama!? Find some great picks on the list below, and don't forget to vote up the anime you'd recommend to other Maid Sama! fans.

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Kamisama Kiss is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Kamisama Kiss is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Julietta Suzuki. An anime adaptation has been produced by TMS Entertainment and directed by Akitaro Daichi and began airing in ...more
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S A: Special A is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
S · A: Special A (Supesharu Ē) is a shōjo manga by Maki Minami and 2008 anime series. Now she attends Hakusenkan, an ultra elite school for the wealthy, that costs her carpenter father a ...more
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Ouran High School Host Club is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Ouran High School Host Club is a manga series by Bisco Hatori, serialized in Hakusensha's LaLa magazine between the September 2002 and November 2010 issues. The manga has been adapted into an ...more
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The story of first love centers around Mei Tachibana, a girl who has never made friends or had a boyfriend in 16 years. One day, she accidentally injures Yamato Kurosawa, the school's most ...more
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Wolf Girl and Black Prince is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Wolf Girl and Black Prince is a Japanese shōjo manga series written by Ayuko Hatta. The anime ran from October 2, 2014 to December 21, 2014 lasting twelve episodes. Erika Shinohara is a high ...more
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Snow White with the Red Hair is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Snow White with the Red Hair is a 2015 anime series based on the Japanese shōjo manga written by Sorata Akizuki. After refusing to become the prince's concubine, a young red-haired girl runs ...more
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Fruits Basket is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Fruits Basket, sometimes abbreviated Furuba, or Fruba, is a Japanese shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Natsuki Takaya. It was serialized in the semi-monthly Japanese magazine Hana to ...more
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Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun is a 2012 TV anime program written by Robiko and directed by Hiro Kaburaki.
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Blue Spring Ride is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
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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Kimi ni Todoke is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Kimi ni Todoke: From Me to You is a romance shōjo manga by Karuho Shiina. It has been published by Shueisha in Bessatsu Margaret since 2005 and collected in 23 tankōbon volumes as of January 23, ...more
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Itazura na Kiss is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Itazura na Kiss is a Japanese shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Kaoru Tada. Itazura na Kiss began to be serialized and published in 1990 by Shueisha through Margaret magazine. It ...more
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Skip Beat! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Skip Beat! is a Taiwanese television drama based on the manga of the same name by Yoshiki Nakamura. It premiered on 18 December 2011 on FTV Main Channel and 24 December 2011 on GTV Variety Show. ...more
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Inu x Boku Secret Service is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Protected by the highest security, the Maison de Ayakashi is rumored to be haunted, where only eccentrics could live. In reality, it is a place for humans with non-human ancestors to live. The ...more
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Toradora! is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Toradora! is a Japanese light novel series by Yuyuko Takemiya, with illustrations by Yasu. A 25-episode anime adaptation produced by J.C.Staff aired in Japan on TV Tokyo between October 2008 and ...more
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Kaze no Stigma is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Kaze no Stigma is a Japanese light novel series by Takahiro Yamato(writer) and by Hanamaru Nanto(artist). A 24-episode anime adaptation directed by Junichi Sakata and animated by Gonzo aired ...more
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The Earl and the Fairy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
The Earl and the Fairy is a completed series of light novels written by Mizue Tani. An anime adaptation was broadcast from September to December 2008. A visual novel for the PlayStation 2 was ...more
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Lovely Complex is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Love Com, also known as Lovely Complex, is a romantic comedy shōjo manga by Aya Nakahara. The series is about the romance between a tall girl and a short boy who are treated as a comedy duo by ...more
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Mayo Chiki! is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Mayo Chiki! is a Japanese light novel series written by Hajime Asano and illustrated by Seiji Kikuchi. An anime television series adaptation by Feel aired in Japan between July 7 and September ...more
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Masamune-kun's Revenge is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Masamune-kun's Revenge is a Japanese manga series written by Hazuki Takeoka and illustrated by Tiv. An anime television series adaptation by Silver Link aired from January to March 2017. ...more
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His and Her Circumstances is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Kare Kano, is a manga series by Masami Tsuda. It was serialized in LaLa from 1996 to 2005 and collected in 21 tankōbon volumes by Hakusensha. It depicts the romance between "perfect" ...more
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Shugo Chara! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Shugo Chara!, also known as My Guardian Characters, is a Japanese shōjo manga series created by the manga author duo, Peach-Pit. The story centers on elementary school girl Amu Hinamori, whose ...more
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Boys Over Flowers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Hana Yori Dango is a Japanese shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Yoko Kamio. The story is set in Eitoku Academy, an elite school for children from rich families. It follows lead ...more
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Seitokai Yakuindomo is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Seitokai Yakuindomo is a shōnen four-panel comic strip manga series written and illustrated by Tozen Ujiie. The series began serialization in the June 2007 issue of Kodansha's Magazine Special ...more
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Place To Place is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Place to Place is a Japanese yonkoma manga series by Ishiki. An anime adaptation by AIC aired on TBS between April and June 2012. The serious-minded Io and the pure-hearted Tsumiki feel they ...more
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Tokyo Mew Mew is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anime Like Maid Sama!
Tokyo Mew Mew is a Japanese shōjo manga series written by Reiko Yoshida and illustrated by Mia Ikumi. It was originally serialized in Nakayoshi from September 2000 to February 2003, and later ...more