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There are plenty of scary movies and horror films for film lovers to choose from, but what about anime fans? Don't worry, there's lots of dark anime and good horror anime for fans to enjoy! This list of horror anime has been ranked from best to worst by fans of the genre. When it comes to scary and zombie anime, if you want only the best, this list of top horror anime will help you find it! Don't forget about our list of the best horror manga too if you're a reader or the goriest anime if you like blood and guts.

This list contains the first episode of each dark animes series listed, so you can watch horror anime online right here at Ranker. If you're not a fan of anime, you might think it's all about school girls and giant robots. However, the top ten+ shows below can be downright terrifying, as they're some of the scariest anime of all time. Some are psychological horror like Paranoia Agent, while others involve zombies and creatures, like High School of The Dead.

Either way these animated shows are all guaranteed to creep you out, make you scared, and make you want to lock your door. We also have lists for things like the best vampire anime and the best gore anime, so check those out as well!

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Shigurui is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time

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High School DxD is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
Justin McGaffic added High School DxD

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Psycho-Pass is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
KaileyRoss added Psycho-Pass

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Pupa is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time

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Kurozuka is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time

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Ogre Slayer is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time

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Doomed Megalopolis is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time

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GeGeGe no Kitarō is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
kiki-lala added Hakaba Kitaro