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The Best Anime Like Trigun  

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Need some Trigun anime recommendations? It's easily one of the most classic anime ever made, so let's rank the best anime like Trigun, with the help of your votes. These are anime that are similar to Trigun for a multitude of reasons, including having similar Western themes, protagonists, action, and more.

Black Cat is a good anime that's similar to TrigunBlack Cat follows a man who leaves an elite group of assassins to work for himself and become a bounty hunter. Other good anime recommendations for fans of Trigun are Grenadier, Gungrave, and Cowboy Bebop, a series from around the same time that also features some very satisfying action.

You fell in love with Vash the Stampede, so what should you watch after finishing Trigun? Find some great picks on the list below, and don't forget to vote up the anime you'd recommend to other Trigun fans.

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Cowboy Bebop is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Cowboy Bebop is a 1998 Japanese anime series developed by Sunrise featuring a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro ...more
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Samurai Champloo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Samurai Champloo is a Japanese anime series developed by Manglobe. It featured a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, character designer Kazuto Nakazawa and mechanical designer ...more
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Hellsing is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Hellsing is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kouta Hirano. It chronicles the efforts of the mysterious and secret Hellsing Organization, as it combats vampires, ghouls, and ...more
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Rurouni Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Rurouni Kenshin: Meiji Swordsman Romantic Story, also known as Rurouni Kenshin and Samurai X, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Nobuhiro Watsuki. The story begins during the ...more
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Great Teacher Onizuka is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Great Teacher Onizuka, officially abbreviated as GTO, is a Japanese shōnen manga written and illustrated by Tohru Fujisawa. It was originally serialized in Weekly Shōnen Magazine from May 1997 ...more
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Desert Punk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Desert Punk is a post-apocalyptic manga series written and illustrated by Usune Masatoshi, serialized in Enterbrain's Comic Beam since 1997. The published chapters have been collected in 13 ...more
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Hellsing Ultimate is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Hellsing is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kouta Hirano. It chronicles the efforts of the mysterious and secret Hellsing Organization, as it combats vampires, ghouls, and ...more
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Black Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Black Lagoon is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Rei Hiroe. It has been published in Shogakukan's Monthly Sunday Gene-X since 2002, and ten collected volumes have been released ...more
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Outlaw Star is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Outlaw Star is a 1998 anime series adaptation of the manga series Outlaw Star.
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Gungrave is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Gungrave is a Japanese animated television series based on the video game of the same name, created by Yasuhiro Nightow. The series is directed by Toshiyuki Tsuru, from a screenplay by Yousuke ...more
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Trinity Blood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Trinity Blood is a series of Japanese light novels written by Sunao Yoshida with illustrations by Thores Shibamoto and originally serialized in The Sneaker. Set 900 years after an apocalyptic ...more
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Ergo Proxy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime television series, produced by Manglobe, which premiered across Japan on February 25, 2006 on the WOWOW satellite network. It is directed by Shukō ...more
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Black Cat is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Black Cat is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Kentaro Yabuki. It was originally serialized in Weekly Shōnen Jump magazine from July 2000 to June 2004, with the chapters ...more
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Casshern Sins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Casshern Sins is a reboot of the classic anime series Casshan, produced by Tatsunoko and animated by Madhouse. It premiered in Japan on October 1, 2008, following a sneak preview of the first ...more
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Devil May Cry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Devil May Cry is an action-adventure hack and slash video game developed and published by Capcom, released in 2001 for the PlayStation 2. While the game primarily focuses on swordfighting, the ...more
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Gun Sword is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Gun Sword, is a Japanese animated television series produced by AIC A.S.T.A. The series is directed by Gorō Taniguchi and written by Hideyuki Kurata. The story is set on the "Planet of ...more
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Gurren Lagann is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Gurren Lagann, known in Japan as Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, is a Japanese mecha anime television series animated by Gainax and co-produced by Aniplex and Konami. It ran for 27 episodes on ...more
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Gintama is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
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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Blood Blockade Battlefront is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Blood Blockade Battlefront (Kekkai Sensen, lit. "Bloodline Battlefront") is a Japanese shōnen manga by Yasuhiro Nightow and 2015 anime series. Leonardo Watch is a young photographer ...more
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Needless is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Needless is an action comedy science fiction manga and anime series by Kami Imai. Serialized in Shueisha's seinen magazine Ultra Jump beginning in 2003, an anime adaptation by Madhouse began ...more
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Assassination Classroom is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Assassination Classroom is a Japanese comic science fiction manga series written and illustrated by Yūsei Matsui. The series follows the daily lives of an extremely powerful octopus-like ...more
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Macross 7 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Macross 7 is an anime television series. It is a sequel to the show The Super Dimension Fortress Macross that takes place many years after the events of the first series following a cast of ...more
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Grenadier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Grenadier is a manga series written and illustrated by Sōsuke Kaise. The manga was adapted into an animated television series in 2004. Grenadier follows the travels of the buxom and beautiful ...more
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Dirty Pair is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
Dirty Pair is a series of sci-fi comedy light novels written by Haruka Takachiho and illustrated by Yoshikazu Yasuhiko that was later adapted into anime and manga versions. The franchise has ...more
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One Piece is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anime Like Trigun
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