Anime Underground The Best Anime Like School Rumble  

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The following list ranks the best anime that's similar to School Rumble, with the order determined by votes from anime fans like you. The main genre for School Rumble is romantic comedy, with the central story being a high school love triangle. For fans of the genre and School Rumble in particular, there are a number of anime recommendations with a similar hook that you'll want to check out.

If you like School Rumble, then you will likely find something to like in anime like Toradora!, Azumanga Daioh, and Ouran High School Host Club: a story about a scholarship student, a secret host club, a secret identity, and a few secret crushes. Meanwhile, other anime similar to School Rumble include Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun, My Bride is a Mermaid, and Nichijou – My Ordinary Life.

If you notice an anime like School Rumble that's missing from the list, feel free to add it yourself and help the recommendations grow!

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Baka and Test: Summon the Beas... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Baka and Test: Summon the Beasts

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Hatsukoi Limited is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Hatsukoi Limited Kei, Ayumi, Koyoi and Nao plan their next move while taking a dip in an onsen, as Yoshihiko, Yuuji and Misao are on their way to see their siblings. Meanwhile, after spending the night huddled ...more

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Toradora! is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
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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Azumanga Daioh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Azumanga Daioh is a Japanese 4koma comedy manga series written and illustrated by Kiyohiko Azuma, which was serialized in MediaWorks' Dengeki Daioh magazine between 1999 and 2002. Three ...more

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Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu is a companion series to the anime series Full Metal Panic! by Kyoto Animation, and takes place between the first season and The Second Raid. Markedly different in tone ...more

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Ouran High School Host Club is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
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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GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Great Teacher Onizuka, officially abbreviated as GTO, is a Japanese shōnen manga written and illustrated by Tooru Fujisawa. A 43-episode anime television series aired in Japan by Fuji Television ...more

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My Bride is a Mermaid is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
My Bride Is a Mermaid is a Japanese manga series written by Tahiko Kimura. A 26-episode anime television series adaptation animated by Gonzo. The story of My Bride Is a Mermaid revolves around a ...more

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D-Frag! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
D-Frag!, also known as D-Fragments, is a comedic manga series by Tomoya Haruno. A 12-episode anime television series adaptation by Brain's Base aired from January 6, 2014 to March 24, 2014. The ...more

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Place To Place is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
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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Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun is an ongoing Japanese four-panel romantic comedy webcomic written and illustrated by Izumi Tsubaki. High school student Chiyo Sakura has a crush on schoolmate Umetarō ...more

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Hayate the Combat Butler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Hayate Ayasaki is an unlucky teenager who worked since childhood to make ends meet due to his parents' irresponsible behavior. One day he finds out that his parents ran away from home, leaving ...more

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Nichijou - My Ordinary Life is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Nichijou, also known as My Ordinary Life in the West, is a Japanese comedy manga series written and illustrated by Keiichi Arawi. A 26-episode anime adaptation directed by Tatsuya Ishihara and ...more

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Lucky Star is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Lucky Star is a Japanese four-panel comic strip manga by Kagami Yoshimizu. The strip has been serialized in Kadokawa Shoten's Comptiq magazine since January 2004. Cameo strips were published in ...more

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Cromartie High School is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Cromartie High School by Eiji Nonaka, is a Japanese comedy manga, which was adapted into an anime and a 2005 live-action movie titled Cromartie High – The Movie directed by Yūdai Yamaguchi. It ...more

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Gintama is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Gin Tama is a Japanese manga written and illustrated by Hideaki Sorachi. A full anime series debuted on April 4, 2006 on TV Tokyo and finished on March 25, 2010. The story is set in an alternate ...more

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Minami-ke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Minami-ke is a Japanese manga series by Koharu Sakuraba, who also authored Kyō no Go no Ni. It was first serialized in the weekly Japanese manga magazine Young Magazine in March 2004. The slice ...more

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Fruits Basket is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
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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S A: Special A is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
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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Working!! is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like School Rumble
Working!!, released in English territories as Wagnaria!!, is a Japanese four-panel comic strip manga series written and illustrated by Karino Takatsu. An anime television series was produced by ...more