Recently, they have gone viral anime of the isekai genre. These are series where the protagonist is somehow transported to a fantastic world and must use his human knowledge to be able to get ahead in his new life.
Some of the protagonists become extremely strong, while others have a really bad time. But not all anime of this genre are usually full of action, magic and epic combat, sometimes they touch on day-to-day issues or are reflective anime.
Here we leave you a list of 10 isekai anime that you cannot miss.
10 Recommended Isekai Anime
1. “Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash”
This anime follows a group of characters who wake up in a fantasy world with no memory of their past lives. Unlike other isekai, “Grimgar” focuses on survival and shows the difficulties of adapting to a new world.
2. “Ascendance of a Bookworm”
What if you reincarnated in a medieval world without books? That is what happens to the protagonist in “Ascendance of a Bookworm”, an endearing story about the love of reading and knowledge.
3. “The Devil is a Part-Timer!”
In this humorous twist on the isekai genre, the demon king of a fantasy world ends up working part-time at a fast food joint on Earth. “The Devil is a Part-Timer!” is a light comedy with charismatic characters.
From the creator of “Hellsing,” “Drifters” is an action-packed series that follows famous warriors from history transported to a fantasy world at war. With its dark drawing style and intense narrative, it is a choice for action lovers.
5. “Restaurant to Another World”
This relaxing anime centers on a restaurant that serves Earth dishes to the inhabitants of a fantasy world. With its high-quality animation and focus on food, it’s perfect for “anime food” lovers.
In “Kiba,” a young man frustrated with the reality of his world is transported to a place where the battle for power and energy known as the “Shard” rules. With impressive battle scenes and a haunting story, this series offers a different look at the isekai genre.
7. “Problem Children Are Coming from Another World, Aren’t They?”
A group of teenagers with special abilities are transported to a fantasy world where they must compete in games to help a small community. Despite its long title, this anime offers a refreshing mix of action and comedy.
8. “Isekai Izakaya: Japanese Food From Another World”
Instead of epic battles, “Isekai Izakaya” gives us a glimpse of what a Japanese restaurant would look like in a medieval European world. A veritable feast for foodies, this series focuses on the joy that good food can bring, no matter what world you find yourself in.
9. “In Another World with my Smartphone”
After being accidentally killed by a god, the protagonist Touya Mochizuki is reincarnated in a fantasy world, but with an extra benefit: his smartphone. Equipped with this device loaded with useful applications and the favor of the gods, Touya embarks on a series of adventures. Although it may seem cliché, this anime is a light delight that brings a contemporary twist to the isekai genre.
10. “Isekai Cheat Magician”
In “Isekai Cheat Magician,” two high school friends are transported to a fantasy world where they discover that they have extremely powerful magical abilities. The series features a mix of action, adventure, and character development, and is a solid choice for any fan of the isekai genre.
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