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The Best Anime Like Shaman King 

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Updated October 13, 2018 1.1k votes 295 voters 13.4k views 20 items

For Shaman King fans new and old, there are a number of other anime like Shaman King that should be of interest to you. The following list ranks the best anime similar to Shaman King in story, theme, and style, with the order determined by votes from anime fans like you.

In Shaman King, Yoh Askura sets out to become the best shaman fighter and earn the title of Shaman King. At its core, Shaman King is an adventure and anime like The Law of Ueki, Soul Eater, and MÄR (Märchen Awakens Romance) are as well. For example, in MÄR, the adventures take place within a fairy-tale setting. Shaman King is fantasy, Soul Eater dark fantasy, and MÄR is supernatural. Other anime recommendations for Shaman King include D-Gray-man, Bleach, and the similarly popular Dragon Ball, which also features a young protagonist on a quest.

If there's an anime similar to Shaman King that's missing from the list, feel free to add it yourself and help the recommendations grow!

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Fairy Tail is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Bleach is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Hunter X Hunter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Dragon Ball is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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One Piece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Magi: The Labyrinth of M... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Soul Eater is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Zatch Bell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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The Law of Ueki is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Twin Star Exorcists is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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D.Gray-man is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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MÄR is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Fate/stay night is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Kiba is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Hikaru no Go is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Fate/Zero is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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Nobunagun is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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GeGeGe no Kitarō is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
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