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The 13 Best Anime Like 'That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime'

Updated February 21, 2019 26.1k votes 5.3k voters 185.3k views13 items

If you’ve been enjoying That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, you probably want more, right? From The Devil Is a Part-Timer! to Saga of Tanya the Evil, let's take a look at the best recommendations for anime like That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime.

There are plenty of similar series out there that feature everything from reincarnation to fantasy to monsters themselves! Overlord is a good anime like That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, as it also utilizes the theme of being in a fantasy game. Other good anime like Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken include No Game No Life and Death March. Despite having very similar key elements and plots, the best part about these series is they’re all unique and entertaining in their own way.

Vote up the Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken recommendations you would most want other fans to check out.

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    When his favorite virtual reality game, Yggdrasil, is about to be shut off forever, Momonga decidesto spend the final hour in game with the NPCs at his guild's castle. But after the game is finally shuttered, he finds himself still in the game! Suddenly, the NPCs seem real and the castle seems to be in a completely different world; it's no longer the game he used to play.

    Stuck in his avatar's body, he takes on the name Ainz Ooal Gown and decides he's going to explore the world with his new friends. Like That Time I Got Reincarnated as a SlimeOverlord has a fantasy, game-like setting that's inviting and interesting to explore as a viewer.

  • In How Not to Summon a Demon Lord, Rem and Shera have made a big mistake; they thought they'd summoned a demon lord that they could make their servant, but what they've really done is imprisoned themselves to his service. They also don't realise that the Demon Lord Diablo is actually a socially awkward human named Takuma Sakamoto who's been mistakenly transported into his favorite game, Cross Reverie

    Because of how severe his social anxiety is, Takuma has decided to act as though he really were the demon lord the girls believe him to be. In addition, the three of them look for a way to break the collars that now bind the two girls to him. 

  • Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? may not be about starting a new life, but it certainly holds the same thrilling fantasy element that makes Slime as endearing. Bell is the only adventurer under the goddess Hestia's name. As a Familia of two, they struggle to get by as Bell continues to fight in the dungeons day in and out.

    As Bell struggles to improve himself, he makes new friends, gets stronger and also gains the romantic attention of both humans and deities. The show features a tell of self-improvement, romance and, most importantly, adventure! 

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    In Death March, Ichirou Suzuki over-works himself so hard that he wakes up in an RPG world mixed with all the games he was debugging before he fell asleep; we've all been there before right? In this new world, he's portrayed as the younger version of himself and goes by his nickname, Satou. Before he can even process this, he's attacked by strange lizardmen and realizes that, in this world, he can use magic and level up.

    After their defeat, his level raises to 310 and he becomes a high-level adventurer with the biggest journey ahead of him; exploring a world that's not his own. If you're looking for a fantasy element and adventure full of heroics, this is certainly your next watch!