The Best Anime Like The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.

Unfortunately for Kusuo Saiki, he'll never have a normal life. After all, he does possess a wide variety of psychic abilities that never seem to stop bothering him. What most people would consider a blessing is actually a curse for him. Trying to live as a normal high school boy, he soon realizes that his fellow students simply won't let him be and that it may not be so bad to be unusual after all. 

If you're looking for more strange characters or an anime series that has incredible humor, we have quite the list for you! Anime series like The Disastrous Life of Saiki K. are actually not that hard to come by, and we're pretty thankful for that. Shows like School Rumble are a perfect example where something as simple as a high school crush can soon turn into a chain of shenanigans that never seem to stop. There are also popular titles like Mob Psycho 100 which tells us the tale of one boy who holds extraordinary powers no one could even begin to imagine. 

With such a wide range in different series, we're sure there's one that'll be the perfect follow up. Here are our recommendations for anime like The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.

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  • Mob, a school boy blessed with supernatural powers, leads an emotionally disturbed life.
  • A bored superhero searches for meaning in a world riddled with monsters.
  • Sakamoto may be a high school student, but he has the class, grace, and skill to rival royalty.
  • Uramichi Omota, an upbeat children's TV show host, keeps revealing his truths on the air.
  • Clean Freak! Aoyama kun

  • Daily Lives of High School Boys is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yasunobu Yamauchi. The manga was serialized in Gangan Online and was released in seven manga volumes between May ...more
  • 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
  • Oga Tatsumi tries to shrug off his responsibilities of raising Baby Beel.
  • Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun (Doga Kobo, 2014) is a Japanese romantic comedy anime series based on the four-panel manga by Izumi Tsubaki. Art imitates life when Chiyo discovers her crush at school is a ...more
  • Nanbaka

  • Tanaka-kun is Always Listless (Tokyo MX, 2016) is a Japanese slice of life comedy anime series based on the manga by Nozomi Uda from Silver Link animation studio. Tanaka prays that each day will be ...more
  • Handa-kun (TBS, 2016) is a Japanese slice of life comedy anime series based on the manga by Satsuki Yoshino from Diomedéa animation studio, and a prequel to Barakamon. Seishuu Handa is admired by his ...more
  • D-Frag! (TV Tokyo, 2014) is a Japanese seinen comedy anime series based on the manga by Tomoya Haruno from Brain's Base animation studio. Kenji Kazama is forced into joining his school's struggling ...more
  • Ultimate Otaku Teacher

  • An average working woman unwittingly befriends a dragon in human form who becomes her live-in maid.
  • A high school club called the SKET Brigade strives to help anyone and everyone who asks for it.
  • A group of advanced students navigate high school.
  • Ko Ichinomiya falls into the Arakawa River, and Nino, who lives under the bridge, saves him.
  • Hinamatsuri (feel., 2018) is a Japanese supernatural comedy anime series based on the manga by Masao Otake. Yakuza member Yoshifumi Nitta ends up taking care of a mysterious girl with telekinetic ...more
  • Hetalia: Axis Powers (Funimation, 2010) is a Japanese historical parody anime series based on the webcomic by Hidekaz Himaruya from Studio Deen. An anime in which personified countries show history ...more
  • Mr. Osomatsu (TV Tokyo, 2015) is a comedy anime television series, based on Fujio Akatsuka's 1962 manga series, Osomatsu-kun. The series follows the Matsuno siblings, all identical sextuplets who ...more
  • Aho Girl (Tokyo MX, 2017) is a Japanese comedy anime series from Diomedéa animation studio. Yoshiko Hanabatake is known to be exceptionally stupid academically as well as socially and hangs out with ...more
  • 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
  • Senyu