The Best Anime You Can Watch On Amazon Prime

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Vote up the fantastic anime on Amazon Prime that you couldn't stop watching.

When one considers Amazon Prime, they might not immediately think about anime. They may dream about free two-day shipping, or the live-action TV shows they can watch like Downton Abbey and Doctor Who. However, Amazon Prime actually has a lot to offer in the anime department, including plenty of shows that can't be found anywhere else, even on Crunchyroll.

The best anime on Amazon Prime includes shows like Inuyashikiin which an elderly man with cancer is transformed against his will into an insanely powerful robot, and Wotakoi, which follows two anime fans falling in love. There's clearly something to suit everyone's tastes, from old-school fans to new devotees. 


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    Vinland Saga
    Photo: Wit Studio

    This anime series pays tribute to Norse mythology and Vikings with its dramatization of two popular historical figures, Thorfinn Karlsefni and Cnut the Great. Set in 1013 AD England, the war between the Danes and England rages on. Meanwhile, Thorfinn seeks to find paradise in a place called Vinland, even if it only exists in myths. This epic follows Thorfinn's journey to Vinland and his quest for vengeance on the king who killed his father. 

  • Wotakoi: Love Is Hard For Otaku is romance anime about two office workers who can't seem to figure out the whole romance thing, mainly because they believe they're both hopeless nerds.

    This self-imposed pigeonholing makes it hard for their relationship to work. It's one of the few love stories that features adult characters, so if teen dramas have grown tiring, this is definitely a show to check out.

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    Banana Fish
    Photo: MAPPA

    Ash Lynx rules the streets of New York City as a 17 year-old gang leader. Yet the mob boss, Dino Golzine, still has him under his control. When Ash finds a mysterious drug called "Banana Fish" being carried by one of Dino's men, it leads him to revelations that will help him get one step closer to finding out how his older brother was involved with the drug. With the help of his close friends and Eiji, a Japanese photographer visting the city, Ash embarks on a dangerous journey that threatens to expose government secrets and endanger their lives.  

  • Kabaneri Of The Iron Fortress
    Photo: Wit Studio

    Though it isn't nearly as popular as Attack on Titan, Kabaneri Of The Iron Fortress – which was also produced by Wit Studio – has a lot in common with the story of Eren Jaeger and the Survey Corps.

    Rather than walling themselves off to escape man-eating Titans, the cast of Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress are attempting to evade Kabane, equally terrifying flesh-hungry creatures who can't be defeated unless their iron-coated hearts are pierced. If someone is looking for a show with a similar feel to AoT, this might be the perfect series for them.