The 20 Best Summer 2019 Anime You Shouldn't Miss

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Vote up the Summer 2019 anime that has you the most excited.

While the Summer 2019 anime release schedule has yet to be finalized, there's still a lot of great shows to look forward to. Here's a peek at some of the exciting anime that's been announced for the summer season. 

If you love Makoto Shinkai's films - and who doesn't? - you'll be happy to know that he's coming out with a new film, Weathering With You. Those who loved the fantasy series Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? will be happy to know that Season Two is coming up soon. There's even a brand new sports anime about weight lifting. Whatever you're into, summertime has something in store for you.

Which will be the best summer 2019 anime? That remains to be seen - but some of these look like worthy contenders. Which ones are you hyped for?


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    1,546 VOTES

    Dr. Stone

    Dr. Stone
    Photo: TMS Entertainment

    Release Date: July 2019

    When all of humanity is suddenly transformed into statues, the only survivors are two high school students named Taiju and Senku. With the power of science, they'll do whatever they can to solve the problem. 

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    1,404 VOTES

    Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Season Two

    Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?: Season Two
    Photo: J.C.Staff

    Release Date: July 2019

    Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? is getting a long-awaited second season in the summer of 2019. Exactly what it will cover is not yet clear, but look forward to more of the adventures of Bell Cranel and Hestia as they traverse their magical world. 

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    1,109 VOTES

    Fire Force

    Fire Force
    Photo: David Production

    Release Date: July 6th, 2019

    In a future version of Tokyo, people are spontaneously bursting into flames. To combat this terrifying phenomenon, a special fire brigade composed of people with more controllable fire powers seek out these people. But what is causing all these fires in the first place?

  • Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest
    Photo: Asread, White Fox

    Release Date: July 2019

    After a 17-year-old otaku named Hajime Nagumo gets transported along with his classmates to an incredible fantasy world, he's cursed with a weak and useless power while his classmates are blessed with godlike abilities. Will he be able to find a place for himself in this new world, or will he be forever mocked for his weakness? 

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    601 VOTES

    Weathering With You

    Weathering With You
    Photo: CoMix Wave Films

    Release Date: July 19, 2019

    Get ready, Your Name fans, because Makoto Shinkai is coming out with a brand new film that looks every bit as beautiful as his previous efforts. A girl named Hina Amano has the unique ability to create sunny weather through prayer. When she befriends Hotaka Morisaki, both of their lives change.

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    533 VOTES

    Maou-sama, Retry!

    Maou-sama, Retry!
    Photo: Unknown

    Release Date: July 2019

    Akira Oono leaves behind his ordinary life as a working adult to live in the world of a video game. His character is the incredibly powerful Demon Lord, which means that he and his partner are constantly challenged to fights inside the game.