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List of the best Harem anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. This may not be the most popular genre of Japanese animation, but all of these top harem anime shows are worth checking out if you're looking for something new to watch. If you're not familiar with the harem genre, it usually involves a character being surrounded by at least 3 members of the opposite gender. The genre is closely related to ecchi anime and many of them feature some of the hottest blonde anime girls.—if you’re into that kind of stuff.

Harem anime is typically focused on a man and three women, while the opposite scenario is referred to as reverse harem anime. This poll includes video clips of each show, so if you haven't seen one you can watch it right here on this page. The shows that are listed may have different sub-genres, but they're all about Harem in one way or another.

Examples of anime on this list include Akikan!, Tenchi Muyo! and more. What is the greatest Harem anime of all time? Scroll down and find out for yourself!

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High School DxD is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
Yuki Kaji, Jamie Marchi, Azumi Asakura

14,570 2,599
Date A Live is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
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13,424 3,927
Rosario + Vampire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
kam0621 added Saeko Chiba, Kimiko Koyama, Rie Kugimiya

12,099 1,893
Trinity Seven: 7-nin no Masho ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
xmiggy17 added Yumi Hara

9,674 2,240
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HensleyGollopp added Yuki Kaida, Shinnosuke Tachibana, Toshihiko Seki

10,351 2,583
To Love-Ru is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
johnnymccraze added Mamiko Noto, Sayuri Yahagi, Haruka Tomatsu

12,472 3,760
Highschool of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
saud.clex added Ayana Taketatsu, Jouji Nakata, Yoshiko Sakakibara

8,937 1,399
Infinite Stratos is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
ruben-magalhaes added

8,662 1,445
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TerrenzMifloresMarquez added Yûichi Nakamura

9,460 4,702
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JihanKhalishaAnjani added Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Haruka Tomatsu, Bryce Papenbrook

7,047 1,515
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Horizon added Junji Majima, Sora Amamiya, Yu Kobayashi

6,291 1,593
Nisekoi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
JihanKhalishaAnjani added Koki Uchiyama, Nao Tôyama, Kana Hanazawa

5,647 1,182
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JulioSolano added Yuiko Tatsumi, Rina Hidaka, Takuya Eguchi

Godō Kusanagi is a 16-year-old high school boy, who once killed the god “Verethragna” and acquired the title of “Campione” (“God Killer”) when he was 15. Erica Brandelli is a 16-year-old Italian girl, who is a “Great Knight” of the magic society “Bronze Black Cross” and had fought together with Godo to defeat Verethragna. Godo doesn’t like fighting but his title of “Campione” makes him get involved in battles against other Campiones and uncontrollable gods.

5,433 1,730
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Austin Tindle, Morgan Garrett, Megan Emerick

3,639 1,078
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JulioSolano added Felecia Angelle

Known as a Rogue Hero in the fantasy world Alayzard, Akatsuki Ousawa decided to take upon the request of the defeated Demon King to take his daughter Miu with him. After bringing Miu back to the world he came from, Akatsuki brought her to join Babel, an academy-like organization that specializes in training those who came from the other world.

4,136 1,326
Zero no Tsukaima is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
andrea-cavallo added Rie Kugimiya, Kikuko Inoue, Yui Horie

3,334 1,001
Mayo Chiki is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
avgamer99 added Mayo Chiki

3,960 923
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Jerry Tomic added Michelle Rojas

4,342 1,158
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JulioSolano added Heaven's Lost Property (Sora No Otoshimono)
Tomoki Sakurai is a young man whose motto is “Peace and quiet is the best”, but he finds it difficult when he has to put up with his next door neighbor with a killer karate chop, Sohara Mitsuki; Eishiro Sugata, an eccentric scientist bent on discovering the “New World”; and Mikako Satsukitane, a borderline sadist. One day, while he was witnessing a strange anomaly in the sky, a UMA (Unidentified Mysterious Animal) falls from it. What falls from the sky is an Angeloid named Ikaros, who soon becomes Tomoki’s servant. From then on, more Angeloids come to him, and with this, he finds himself struggling for his peace and quiet, but at the same time finds pleasant things the Angeloids bring him.

4,192 1,322
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haban18 added Tom Hollander, Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville

2,939 1,084
Aria: the Scarlet Ammo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Harem Anime Of All Time
ElPsyCongroo added Aria: the Scarlet Ammo

2,429 833
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morgan14201 added Ayana Taketatsu, Tomomi Isomura, Akio Ohtsuka

3,569 1,070
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xmiggy17 added Grisaia no Kajitsu
Mihama Academy is a prison-like school built to preserve "fruit" that has fallen too far from its tree. It is home to five female students who each have their own reasons for enrolling in the academy and live their life idly within the walls of Mihama. One day, Kazami Yuuji—the institute's first male student—arrives and throws the orderly rhythm of Mihama off balance. Is Yuuji what the girls need to grab hold of their lives once more, or will the weight of their pasts prove too steep a wall to overcome? Or, is his past even heavier than any of the others?(Source: Crunchyroll)

4,190 1,233
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3,315 1,140
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AdyVramMonox added Ayana Taketatsu, Mayuki Makiguchi, Ryōka Yuzuki

Dating sim master Keima Katsuragi wants nothing more than to immerse himself in the 2D world, chasing digital girlfriends. But when the so-called "Capturing God" answers a mysterious email from an unknown sender, Keima finds himself chasing down real-life ladies in an attempt to help the peppy demon Elsie de Lute Irma capture "lost souls" escaped from the depths of hell. Now, lest the explosive collar around his neck detonate, Keima must convince various girls to fall in love with him in order to scare out the souls hiding in their hearts.

(Source: ANN)