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The Best Anime Like Witchblade  

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Looking for something to watch after finishing Witchblade? Since it's a popular anime, let's rank the best anime that are similar to Witchblade, with the order of the recommendations determined by your votes.

For example, how does Claymore compare to Witchblade? Similar to Witchblade, the anime Claymore features females who wield magical weapons; in their case the swords known as Claymore. There is also Elfin Lied and RIN – Daughters of Menmosyne. Still other anime series that are good recommendations for anime like Witchblade include Glass Maiden, the magical-girl comedy-drama Kill la Kill, and Devil Lady.

If you have a recommendation that isn't here, add it to the list, as long as it has something in common with Witchblade. Similarities can include genre, story, character types, and more.

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Guilty Crown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Guilty Crown is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Production I.G which aired on Fuji TV's noitamina program block from October 2011. The story revolves around Shu Ouma, a high ...more
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Elfen Lied is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Elfen Lied is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Lynn Okamoto. Elfen Lied takes place in Kamakura and Kanagawa, and focuses on the "Diclonius", a newly mutated species. ...more
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Kill la Kill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
This series is an anime television series produced by Trigger. It follows vagrant schoolgirl Ryuko Matoi on her search which brings her into conflict with the iron-fisted student council ...more
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Devil Lady is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Devil Lady
Devil Lady is a Japanese action horror manga series written and illustrated by Go Nagai. It was originally serialized between January 1997 and July 2000 in the manga magazine Weekly Morning. ...more
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Claymore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Claymore is a dark fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Norihiro Yagi. The series initially premiered in the now defunct Monthly Shōnen Jump in the May 2001 issue. When the magazine ...more
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Glass Maiden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Glass Maiden is a half hour anime series, directed by Mitsuko Kase and broadcast on Chiba TV, KBS Kyoto, KIDS STATION, Sun TV, Tokyo MX TV, TV Aichi, TV Kanagawa and TV Saitama.
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Tiger & Bunny is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Tiger & Bunny is a 2011 Japanese anime television series produced by Sunrise under the direction of Keiichi Satou. The screenplay was written by Masafumi Nishida, with original character ...more
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RIN - Daughters of Mnemosyne is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Mnemosyne, also known as RIN: Daughters of Mnemosyne, is a six-episode Japanese anime television series produced by Xebec and Genco, featuring grotesque and erotic visuals. A mysterious tree ...more
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Blood+ is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Blood+, pronounced as "Blood Plus", is an anime series produced by Production I.G and Aniplex and directed by Junichi Fujisaku. The series premiered in Japan on Sony's anime satellite ...more
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Puella Magi Madoka Magica is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Puella Magi Madoka Magica is a Japanese anime television series produced by Shaft and Aniplex. It was directed by Akiyuki Shinbo and written by Gen Urobuchi, with original character designs by ...more
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Elemental Gelade is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Elemental Gelade is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Mayumi Azuma. The fantasy adventure is a tale of a group of five who are on a journey to Edel Garden, the birthplace of ...more
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Aishiteruze Baby is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Aishiteruze Baby is a shōjo romance manga by Yoko Maki. It was serialized by Shueisha in Ribon from April 2002 and January 2005 and collected in seven bound volumes. It was adapted as a ...more
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Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid
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Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Listen to Me, Girls. I Am Your Father!, known in Japan as Papa no Iukoto o Kikinasai!, also known as PapaKiki! for short, is a Japanese light novel series written by Tomohiro Matsu and ...more
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Black Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
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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Kurau Phantom Memory is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Kurau Phantom Memory is a 2004 science fiction anime series, produced by Bones and Media Factory, which was broadcast in Japan by the anime television networks Animax and TV Asahi. Set primarily ...more
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Michiko to Hatchin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Michiko & Hatchin is a Japanese animated television series. The show is produced by studio Manglobe and directed by Sayo Yamamoto, her first directorial work. The two eponymous starring ...more
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Zetman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Zetman is a manga series by Masakazu Katsura. The story starts off with a face-off between two rival superheroes, ZET and Alphas, and then traces their origins – Jin Kanzaki, a young man with ...more
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Android Kikaider is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Android Kikaider, also known as Kikaida, is a tokusatsu superhero TV series, and the first to feature the superhero Kikaider. Created by Japanese manga artist Shotaro Ishinomori, the show was ...more
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Bunny Drop is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Like Witchblade
Usagi Drop is a 2011 Japanese drama film based on the manga of the same name by Yumi Unita. The film is directed by Sabu, and the screenplay was done by both Sabu and scriptwriter Tamio Hayashi. ...more