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List of the funniest anime of all time, as voted on by the Ranker anime community. Although many great animes have comedy elements to them, the shows below are true comedy anime that will really have you in stitches from start to finish. Many of them have jokes that translate well from Japanese to English dub anime, such as anime gender bender plots. Does Full Metal Panic Fumoffu make you laugh so hard that you cry? What about One Piece? Top comedy anime shows are the ones that make us laugh not only once, but again and again. Vote for what you think are the funniest animes ever and let your opinion be known. The first episode of each series is also included below, so you can watch the top comedy anime right here on this list!

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Lucky Star is a Japanese four-panel comic strip manga by Kagami Yoshimizu. The strip has been serialized in Kadokawa Shoten's Comptiq magazine since January 2004. Cameo strips were published in ...more
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Sket Dance is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Sket Dance is a manga series written and illustrated by Kenta Shinohara and serialized, beginning in July 2007, in Shueisha's manga magazine Weekly Shōnen Jump. Sket Dance won the 55th annual ...more
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Fruits Basket is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
Fruits Basket, sometimes abbreviated Furuba, or Fruba, is a Japanese shōjo manga series written and illustrated by Natsuki Takaya. It was serialized in the semi-monthly Japanese magazine Hana to ...more
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Nisekoi, released in English as Nisekoi: False Love, is a Japanese romantic comedy manga series written and illustrated by Naoshi Komi. Nisekoi follows high school students Raku Ichijo, the son ...more
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No Game No Life is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
No Game No Life is a light novel series by Yū Kamiya. Sora and Shiro are two hikikomori step-siblings who are known in the online gaming world as Blank, an undefeated group of gamers. One day, ...more
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Black Butler is a manga written and illustrated by Yana Toboso. Since its debut on September 16, 2006, it has been serialized in Square Enix's shōnen manga magazine Monthly GFantasy. The series ...more
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Hunter X Hunter is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Hunter × Hunter is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshihiro Togashi. Hunter × Hunter was adapted into a 62-episode anime television series directed by Kazuhiro ...more
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Naruto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Naruto is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. It tells the story of Naruto Uzumaki, an adolescent ninja who searches for recognition from his peers and the ...more
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InuYasha is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Inuyasha, also known as Inuyasha: A Feudal Fairy Tale, is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Rumiko Takahashi. It premiered in Weekly Shōnen Sunday on November 13, 1996 and ...more
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School Rumble is a Japanese shōnen manga series written and illustrated by Jin Kobayashi. First serialized in Weekly Shōnen Magazine from October 22, 2002 to July 23, 2008, all 345 chapters were ...more
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Angel Beats! is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
Angel Beats! is a 13-episode Japanese anime television series produced by P.A.Works and Aniplex and directed by Seiji Kishi. The story was originally conceived by Jun Maeda, who also wrote the ...more
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Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic is a 2012 TV anime series written by Hiroyuki Yoshino and directed by Koji Masunari.
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While the title suggests a story of simple, everyday school life, the contents are more the opposite. The setting is a strange school where you may see the principal wrestle a deer or a robot's ...more
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Working!!, released in English territories as Wagnaria!!, is a Japanese four-panel comic strip manga series written and illustrated by Karino Takatsu. An anime television series was produced by ...more
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Good Luck Girl! is a Japanese comedy manga series by Yoshiaki Suken. An anime adaptation by Sunrise aired in Japan between July 4 and September 26, 2012. chiko Sakura is a 16-year-old high ...more
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Rosario + Vampire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Rosario + Vampire is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Akihisa Ikeda. The story revolves around Tsukune Aono, a boy who inadvertently enrolls in a boarding school for monsters. ...more
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Magi: The Kingdom of Magic is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic is a Japanese fantasy adventure manga series written and illustrated by Shinobu Ohtaka. An anime television adaptation by A-1 Pictures aired in Japan from October ...more
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Bleach is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Bleach is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tite Kubo. Bleach follows the adventures of the hotheaded teenager Ichigo Kurosaki after he obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper from ...more
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Space Dandy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Funniest Anime Shows Ever Made
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Space Dandy is a 2014 Japanese anime series produced by Bones. The series follows Dandy, an alien hunter who is "a dandy guy in space," in search for aliens with his robot assistant QT ...more
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Great Teacher Onizuka, officially abbreviated as GTO, is a Japanese shōnen manga written and illustrated by Tohru Fujisawa. It was originally serialized in Weekly Shōnen Magazine from May 1997 ...more
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Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu is a companion series to the anime series Full Metal Panic! by Kyoto Animation, and takes place between the first season and The Second Raid. Markedly different in tone ...more
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Because of a certain incident, Sado Tarou has a problem with his body, he would derive pleasure when girls doing this and that on him. He won't have a usual way of love he wants if it were like ...more
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FAMILIAR OF ZERO F follows the adventures of second-year student, Louise and Saito at the Tristain Academy of Magic.