Graveyard Shift The Top Horror Anime of All Time  

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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, creepy, 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!

If you enjoy horror anime check out the best Blood+ quotes and the best Serial Experiments Lain quotes.

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16,063 3,199
Another is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
2
8,013 1,920
Corpse Party is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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3
8,649 2,683
Future Diary is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
4
6,986 1,630
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni kai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
5
9,215 2,291
Elfen Lied is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
6
4,698 1,580
Hellsing is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
7
9,558 1,992
Tokyo Ghoul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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8
5,213 1,208
Shiki is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
9
5,497 1,519
Deadman Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
10
8,458 3,126
Attack on Titan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
11
5,780 1,379
Parasyte: The Maxim is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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12
4,532 2,284
Highschool of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
13
2,406 930
Ghost Hunt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
14
2,643 755
Jigoku Shoujo (Hell Girl) - Se... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
15
1,982 672
Blood+ is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
16
1,524 637
Monster is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
17
1,511 578
School-Live! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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18
2,146 813
Blood-C is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
19
897 409
Yami Shibai - Japanese Ghost S... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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20
1,403 601
Paranoia Agent is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
21
2,159 702
Danganronpa The Animation is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
22
807 148
Angels of Death is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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23
1,305 620
Gantz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
24
1,106 453
Serial Experiments Lain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
25
1,083 356
Ajin: Demi-Human is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Horror Anime of All Time
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