Anime Underground The Best Adventure Anime of All Time  

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Ready to go on an adventure? Here's our list of the best adventure anime of all time, ranked by anime fans like you. What classifies an anime as an adventure series? The characters in the show are typically on some kind of journey, traveling unfamiliar territory and working towards some kind of goal. In Samurai Champloo, the main characters are traveling through Japan in search of the samurai who smells of sunflowers, for example. Adventure anime often features a group of heroes, rather than just one or two protagonists. The shows below are both old new, featuring established shows like Cowboy Bebop and newer ones like Sword Art Online and Log Horizon. Give an upvote to the series below that you would highly reccommend to other fans, and downvote any that you've seen and didn't really enjoy. If a series is missing, please add it to the list so that others can vote for that show too!
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4,315 1,867
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Kent Williams, Iemasa Kayumi, Vic Mignogna

2
4,134 1,413
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Shayn Dwyer added Junko Takeuchi, Hiroki Takahashi, Hozumi Gōda

3
4,786 1,619
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Mari Yaguchi, Kappei Yamaguchi, Mayumi Tanaka

4
4,344 775
The Seven Deadly Sins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
The Seven Deadly Sins

5
4,631 1,197
Fairy Tail is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Daisuke Namikawa, Kouichi Toochika, Katsuyuki Konishi

6
3,968 1,938
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7
2,335 1,152
Fullmetal Alchemist is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Vic Mignogna, Aaron Dismuke, Romi Pak

8
2,486 1,084
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Laura Bailey, Chiaki Omigawa, Micah Solusod

9
2,523 850
Bleach is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Fernando Viteri added Johnny Yong Bosch, Michelle Ruff, Stephanie Sheh

10
2,119 682
Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Erik Scott Kimerer, Erica Mendez, Cristina Valenzuela

11
3,032 584
Naruto Shippūden is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Joseph Anthony Ruiz added Nana Mizuki, Yukari Tamura, Kazuhiko Inoue

12
1,353 695
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Nikolas Freeman, Jacob Hope Chapman, Doug Walker

13
1,706 679
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Ayako Kawasumi, Koyasu Taketo, Akio Ōtsuka

14
2,023 711
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15
2,156 782
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16
1,953 593
InuYasha is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Kappei Yamaguchi, Richard Ian Cox, Satsuki Yukino

17
1,887 585
Akame ga KILL! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time

18
1,780 551
Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Benjamin Bartuccio-Pereira added Sean Schemmel, Christopher Sabat, Doc Harris

19
1,949 474
Naruto is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Joseph Anthony Ruiz added Tony Beck, Laurent Vernin, Junko Takeuchi

20
1,752 376
Blue Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Haha Hoho added Nobuhiko Okamoto, Johnny Yong Bosch, Tobias Diakow

21
1,265 408
Rurouni Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Kaylyn Dicksion

22
1,972 362
Attack on Titan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
StaB added Marina Inoue, Yuki Kaji, Josh Grelle

23
1,449 555
Dragon Ball is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time
Hiromi Tsuru, Toshio Furukawa, Masako Nozawa

24
1,119 479
Yona of the Dawn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Adventure Anime of All Time

25
1,319 526
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