If you enjoyed Outlaw Star and are looking for similar anime, you're in luck as there are a number to choose from. This list of the best anime like Outlaw Star is ranked according to your votes. Based on the manga series written and illustrated by Tahehiko Itō, the 26-part anime series Outlaw Star takes place in outer space, where the crew of the titular ship Outlaw Star search for treasure, namely the "Galactic Leyline."
Aside from the obvious choice of Cowboy Bebop, other recommendations for fans of Outlaw Star include Gurren Lagann and Trigun. There is also the treasure-hunting anime Space Dandy, as well as classic Neon Genesis Evangelion. You can also check out the anime One Piece, which like Outlaw Star, centers on a crew (this time pirates) that goes in search of the ultimate treasure.
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- Trigun (Madhouse, 1998) is a Japanese action anime series based on the manga by Yasuhiro Nightow. Vash the Stampede, the most infamous outlaw on the planet Gunsmoke, travels the wasteland and encounters new adventures with a 60 billion double dollar price on his head. ...more
- Cowboy Bebop (Sunrise, 1998) is a Japanese sci-fi anime series. Set in the year 2071, it follow the adventures and tragedies of a bounty hunter crew traveling in their spaceship called the Bebop. ...more
- Samurai Champloo (Manglobe, 2004), often stylized as SAMURAI CHAMPLOO, is a Japanese action anime series. Fuu, a waitress who works in a teahouse, rescues two master swordsmen, Mugen and Jin, from their execution to help her find the "samurai who smells of sunflowers." ...more
- The Big O is a Japanese animated television series created by designer Keiichi Sato and director Kazuyoshi Katayama for Sunrise. The writing staff was assembled by the series' head writer, Chiaki J. Konaka, who is known for his work in the Digimon series, Digimon Tamers. The story takes place forty years after a mysterious occurrence causes the residents of Paradigm City to lose their memories. The series follows Roger Smith, Paradigm City's top Negotiator. He provides this "much needed service" with the help of a robot named R. Dorothy Wayneright and his butler Norman Burg. When the need arises, Roger calls upon Big O, a giant relic from the city's past. The television series is designed ...moreBuy on Amazon