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The 16+ Best Survival Game Anime 

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Updated April 4, 2020 23.6k votes 7.1k voters 359.2k views 19 items

List of the best survival game anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. If you're looking for movies and shows like The Hunger Games or Battle Royale, then these series may really interest you. Watch children and adults alike battle to the death when they're put in situations where it's every man from himself. If you're new to the survival game genre then be warned- there is a usually a lot of extreme violence, including limbs being torn from bodies and so much more. Several extremely popular anime of the last 5 years fall into the survival game genre, including Sword Art Online a Wand Deadman Wonderland. 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 survival game in one way or another.

Everything from Future Diary to Hunter X Hunter is included on this list. What is the greatest survival game anime of all time? Scroll down and find out for yourself!
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Overlord is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 16+ Best Survival Game Anime
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Aoharu x Machinegun is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 16+ Best Survival Game Anime
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Darwins Game is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 16+ Best Survival Game Anime
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Ousama Game (Kings Game)... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 16+ Best Survival Game Anime
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