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The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam 

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Updated March 4, 2020 2.6k votes 691 voters 22.8k views

If you love anime and also love PC gaming, you'll be happy to know there are a lot of great anime games on Steam, some of which are even free! For all the otakus out there, let's rank the best PC anime games on Steam, with the help of your votes. Some of these titles are not based off an actual anime, but can still be considered PC anime games in certain regards.

Steam has some great 2D anime fighting games like Dragon Ball FighterZ and Skullgirls. Sit back, relax, and enjoy some PC visual novel anime games like VA-11 Hall-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action and Doki Doki Literature Club! Steam has got you covered when you're looking for single-player RPG anime games, with great titles like .hack//G.U. Last Recode and NieR:Automata. Games like CrossCode and Ys I & II Chronicles+ are great examples of 16-bit anime action RPG games Steam.

Is your favorite PC anime game at the top of the list? Vote on the titles below that you would recommend to other otaku gamers!

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NieR: Automata is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2017 (PlatinumGames)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing

Publisher: Square Enix

Platform: PlayStation 4, PC, Xbox One

Nier: Automata is a 2017 action role-playing video game developed by PlatinumGames and published by Square Enix. Set in the midst of a proxy war between machines created by otherworldly invaders ...more

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Doki Doki Literature Clu... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Doki Doki Literature Club! is a visual novel developed by Team Salvato. It was released on September 22, 2017 for Microsoft Windows, macOS, and Linux, and later on October 6 for Steam. The story ...more

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NARUTO SHIPPUDEN: Ultima... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
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Dragon Ball FighterZ is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2018 (Arc System Works)

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Platform: PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Dragon Ball FighterZ is a 2018 2.5D fighting game developed by Arc System Works and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows, based on the ...more

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Danganronpa 2: Goodbye D... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam

Publisher: Nippon Ichi Software

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Hyperdimension Neptunia ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2015 (IDEA FACTORY Co.)

Genres (Video game): RPG, Strategy

Series: Neptunia

Publisher: Idea Factory International, Inc., IDEA FACTORY Co., Ltd.

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1, a complete remake of the game for the PlayStation Vita, was released on October 31, 2013 in Japan, and in August 2014 in North America and Europe. Re;Birth 1 ...more
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Dragon Ball Xenoverse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam

Genres (Video game): Fighting game

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

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The Legend of Heroes: Tr... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2017 (Nihon Falcom)

Genres (Video game): Role-playing

Series: The Legend of Heroes

Publisher: NIS America, Marvelous Europe

Platform: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4

The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel is a role-playing video game developed by Nihon Falcom as a part of the long running The Legend of Heroes series. The game is set in the Erebonian ...more
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Final Fantasy XIV is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2010 (Square Enix)

Genres (Video game): Action game, Role-playing video game, Massively multiplayer online game, Massively multiplayer online role-playing game

Series: Final Fantasy

Designers: Hiromichi Tanaka

Publisher: Square Enix, Sony Computer Entertainment

Platform: PlayStation 3, Microsoft Windows

Game Engine: Crystal Tools

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Nekopara Vol. 2 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2016 (NEKO WORKs)

Publisher: Sekai Project

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

Nekopara is the second in a series of visual novel video games. The series is set in a world where humans live alongside catgirls, known as "Nekos", and are able to keep them as pets. ...more
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HuniePop is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2015 (HuniePot)

Designers: Ryan Koons

Publisher: HuniePot

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux

HuniePop is a tile-matching and dating sim adult video game. Gameplay focuses on the player character (who can be male or female) interacting with several different women, each of whom has her ...more
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Skullgirls is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam

Publisher: Marvelous AQL, Konami

Skullgirls is a 2D fighting game independently developed by Reverge Labs and co-published by Autumn Games and Konami. The game was released through the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade ...more
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.hack//G.U. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
.hack//G.U. is a series of single-player action role-playing games for the PlayStation 2, developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai. The series contains three games: .hack//G.U. Vol. 1: ...more
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Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2020 (CyberConnect2)

Genres (Video game): Action role-playing

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot is a semi open-world action role-playing game developed by CyberConnect2 and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment, based on the Dragon Ball franchise, released for ...more
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The Fruit of Grisaia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam

Publisher: Prototype

The Fruit of Grisaia is a Japanese adult visual novel. A 13-episode anime television series animated by 8-Bit and produced by NBCUniversal aired in Japan between October and December 2014. The ...more

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Fate/Extella: The Umbral... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2016 (Marvelous)

Genres (Video game): Action

Publisher: Xseed Games

Platform: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Windows

Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star is an action video game developed and published by Marvelous. The game is the third installment in the universe that began with Fate/Extra and the second one to be ...more
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RWBY: Grimm Eclipse is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2016 (Rooster Teeth Games)

Genres (Video game): Action, Adventure, Indie, Hack-n-Slash

Publisher: Rooster Teeth Games

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

RWBY: Grimm Eclipse is a 4 player, online co-op, hack and slash game based upon Rooster Teeth’s international hit series RWBY. Battle Grimm across familiar locations of Remnant including areas ...more
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VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2016 (Sukeban Games)

Genres (Video game): Simulation, visual novel

Publisher: Ysbryd Games, Wolfgame, Playism, Limited Run Games

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X, Linux, PlayStation Vita, Nintendo Switch, + more

VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action (also sometimes written as Valhalla) is an indie bartender simulation video game with visual novel elements as well as cyberpunk, PC-98 and ...more
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Phoenix Wright: Ace Atto... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2001 (Capcom)

Genres (Video game): Adventure, Simulation video game, Visual novel

Series: Ace Attorney series

Designers: Atsushi Inaba, Shinji Mikami

Publisher: Nintendo, Capcom, Nintendo Australia

Platform: Mobile phone, Game Boy Advance, iOS, Microsoft Windows, Wii, + more

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney, released in Japan as Gyakuten Saiban Yomigaeru Gyakuten, is a visual novel/adventure legal drama video game published and developed by Capcom in Japan, North ...more
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Atelier Lydie & Suel... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings is a role-playing video game developed by Gust, and originally released in Japan for the PlayStation Vita and PlayStation ...more
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Rabi-Ribi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2016 (CreSpirit)

Genres (Video game): Action, Adventure, Casual, Indie

Series: Rabi-Ribi

Publisher: Sekai Project

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Rabi-Ribi is a 2D exploration platform video game that focuses on non-linear gameplay. Players will play as our protagonist Erina, who focuses on close quarters combat. Ribbon the fairy is the ...more
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One-Punch Man: A Hero No... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2020 (Spike Chunsoft)

Genres (Video game): Fighting

Publisher: Bandai Namco Entertainment

Platform: PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One

One-Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows is an upcoming fighting video game developed by Spike Chunsoft and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. Based on the manga series One-Punch Man, it will be ...more
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DEEP SPACE WAIFU is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
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Ys I & II Chronicles... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam

Genres (Video game): Action game, Role-playing video game

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RPG Maker MV is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 20+ Best PC Anime Games On Steam
Released: 2015 (KADOKAWA)

Genres (Video game): Design & Illustration, Web Publishing

Series: Maker

Publisher: Degica

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Steam OS + Linux

RPG Maker MV was released by Degica in 2015. RPG Maker MV includes a large number of changes over previous versions, having multi-platform support, side-view battles, and high resolution ...more