Anime Underground The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents  

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It turns out there are some great anime about delinquents, those troublemakers who may do stupid things but still mange to be somewhat endearing, but which are really worth your time? This list ranks the best anime about delinquents, including older titles, as well as new delinquent central anime that you may not know about.

One example is School Rumble Ni Gakki, a 26-episode anime about delinquents that aired in 2004-2005 and is at its core a love triangle in high school. The delinquent here is Kenji Harima who uses manga to channel his jealousy. Another well-known anime about delinquents is Slam Dunk, which centers on a delinquent who turns out to have an aptitude for basketball. He first joins the Shōhoku High School basketball team to impress a girl, but soon learns he also just might like roundball itself.

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Beelzebub is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents

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Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamot... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto

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School Rumble is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents

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Cromartie High School is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Cromartie High School

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Rainbow: Nisha Rokubou no Shic... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Rainbow: Nisha Rokubou no Shichinin

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School Rumble Ni Gakki is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
School Rumble Ni Gakki

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Beelzebub Jump Super Anime Tou... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Beelzebub Jump Super Anime Tour Special

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Great Teacher Onizuka is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Salvatore Fiocco added Great Teacher Onizuka

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Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamot... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Haven't You Heard? I'm Sakamoto Special

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Slam Dunk is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents

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Shonan Junai Gumi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Shonan Junai Gumi

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Gokusen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Gokusen

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Naruto Shippuden: Konoha Gakue... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Naruto Shippuden: Konoha Gakuen Picture Drama Special

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Angel Densetsu is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Angel Densetsu

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Kyou Kara Ore Wa!! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents

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Kenka Banchou Otome: Girl Beat... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Kenka Banchou Otome: Girl Beats Boys

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Be-Bop High School is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Be-Bop High School

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Slam Dunk Movie 3 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Slam Dunk Movie 3

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Slam Dunk Movie 2 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Slam Dunk Movie 2

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Sakigake!! Otokojuku is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Sakigake!! Otokojuku

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To-Y is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
To-Y

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Slam Dunk Movie 1 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Slam Dunk Movie 1

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Sadamitsu the Destroyer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Sadamitsu the Destroyer

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Sukeban Deka is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Sukeban Deka

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Tenshi na Konamaiki is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Tenshi na Konamaiki

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Bite Me! Chameleon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The 25+ Best Anime About Delinquents
Bite Me! Chameleon