The 25+ Best Anime Based On Otome Games

It turns out there are some great anime based on otome games, or games that begin as visual novels, but which are really worth your time? This list ranks the best anime based on otome games, including older titles, as well as new otome game anime that you may not know about.

One example of an anime based on an otome game is Hakuōki Sekkaroku, the OVA collection of the Hakuōki series, which follows the fate of Chizuru Yukimura after she is saved and then taken into custody by the Shinsengumi. Though her father is the creator of the Water of Life elixir, his ultimate goal is anything but humanitarian. Another good otome game anime is Hakuōki Reimeiroku, the prequel to the three-season anime series.

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  • My Next Life as a Villainess
    1

    My Next Life as a Villainess

  • Meiji Tokyo Renka Movie: Yumihari no Serenade
    3

    Meiji Tokyo Renka Movie: Yumihari no Serenade

  • Code: Realize - ~Guardian of Rebirth~
    4

    Code: Realize - ~Guardian of Rebirth~

  • Koi to Producer: EVOL×LOVE
    5

    Koi to Producer: EVOL×LOVE

  • Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan
    6

    Hakuouki Shinsengumi Kitan

  • Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love 2000%
    7

    Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love 2000%

  • Kenka Banchou Otome: Girl Beats Boys
    9

    Kenka Banchou Otome: Girl Beats Boys

  • Hakuouki Sekkaroku
    10

    Hakuouki Sekkaroku

  • Hakuouki Hekketsuroku
    12

    Hakuouki Hekketsuroku

  • La Storia Della Arcana Famiglia: Capriccio - stile Arcana Famiglia
    13

    La Storia Della Arcana Famiglia: Capriccio - stile Arcana Famiglia

  • Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Revolutions
    14

    Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Revolutions

  • Hakuouki Movie 2: Shikon Soukyuu
    15

    Hakuouki Movie 2: Shikon Soukyuu

  • Brothers Conflict OVA
    17

    Brothers Conflict OVA

  • Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Legend Star
    18

    Uta no Prince-sama: Maji Love Legend Star

  • Hakuouki Movie 1: Kyoto Ranbu
    20

    Hakuouki Movie 1: Kyoto Ranbu

  • La Corda D'Oro ~secondo passo~
    21

    La Corda D'Oro ~secondo passo~

  • Prince of Stride: Alternative
    22

    Prince of Stride: Alternative

  • Hakuouki Hekketsuroku Episode 0
    23

    Hakuouki Hekketsuroku Episode 0

  • Hiiro no Kakera 2
    24

    Hiiro no Kakera 2

  • Neo Angelique Abyss -Second Age-
    25

    Neo Angelique Abyss -Second Age-