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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.

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Fairy Tail is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Fairy Tail is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiro Mashima. It has been published in Weekly Shōnen Magazine since August 2, 2006, and has been published by Kodansha in 48 ...more

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Bleach is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Bleach is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tite Kubo. Bleach follows the adventures of the hotheaded teenager Ichigo Kurosaki after he obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper from ...more

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Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files

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Hunter X Hunter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Hunter × Hunter is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi. Hunter × Hunter was adapted into a 62-episode anime television series directed by Kazuhiro ...more

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One Piece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
One Piece is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda. The manga has been adapted into an original video animation produced by Production I.G in 1998, and an anime series ...more

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Dragon Ball is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Dragon Ball is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. It is an adaptation of the first 194 chapters of the manga of the same name created by Akira Toriyama, which were ...more

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Soul Eater is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Soul Eater is a manga series written and illustrated by Atsushi Ōkubo. The series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid.

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D.Gray-man is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
D.Gray-man

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The Law of Ueki is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
The Law of Ueki is a Japanese manga series by Tsubasa Fukuchi. It was first serialized in the manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Sunday in 2002 and ended in 2005. Sixteen tankōbon volumes was compiled ...more

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Twin Star Exorcists is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Twin Star Exorcists

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Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic is a 2012 TV anime series written by Hiroyuki Yoshino and directed by Koji Masunari.

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Zatch Bell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Zatch Bell is a fictional character from the 2004 film Konjiki no Gash Bell!!: 101 Banme no Mamono.

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Kiba is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Kiba, a fantasy anime by Madhouse and Aniplex, began broadcasting on TV Tokyo on April 5, 2006. The series is directed by Hiroshi Kōjina with Upper Deck Japan, a trading card game company, as ...more

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MÄR is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
MÄR

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Fate/stay night is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Fate/stay night is a Japanese visual novel developed by Type-Moon. A 24-episode anime series created by Studio Deen aired in Japan between January and June 2006. Fate/stay night chronicles a ...more

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Fate/Zero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Fate/Zero is a light novel by Gen Urobuchi, illustrated by Takashi Takeuchi, and is a prequel to Type-Moon's visual novel, Fate/stay night. The first volume was released on December 29, 2006, ...more

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Hikaru no Go is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Hikaru no Go is a 2001 anime series based on the Japanese manga series written by Yumi Hotta and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. A shounen style anime based around the Japanese game of 'Go'.

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Ge Ge Ge no Kitaro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
GeGeGe no Kitarō is a manga series created in 1960 by Shigeru Mizuki. It is best known for its popularization of the folklore creatures known as yōkai, a class of spirit-monster to which all of ...more

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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Star... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders

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Nobunagun is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Shaman King
Nobunagun