Top 10 Drama Anime of 2019


1. Attack on Titan Season 3 Part 2

Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

The second cour of Shingeki no Kyojin's third season. There is peace again within the Walls, and the Survey Corps prepare for a new expedition to Shiganshina. Thanks to Hange's new weapon, the hopes to retake the lost territory once and for all are stronger than ever. But at their old home, known and powerful enemies are awaiting and a fierce battle is coming.

(Source: Attack on Titan Wiki)


2. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action, Adventure, Supernatural, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

The setting is Taisho era Japan. Tanjirou is a kindhearted young boy who lived peacefully with his family as a coal seller. Their normal life changes completely when his family is slaughtered by demons. The only other survivor, Tanjirou's younger sister Nezuko, has become a ferocious demon. In order to return Nezuko to normal and get revenge on the demon that killed their family, the two of them depart on a journey. From a young talent, an adventure tale of blood and swords begins!

Kimetsu no Yaiba's first 5 episodes were screened as Kimetsu no Yaiba: Kyoudai no Kizuna in theaters starting March 29th 2019.

(Source: Shonen Jump)


3. The Promised Neverland

Mystery, Psychological, Thriller, Fantasy, Drama, Horror

Emma, Norman and Ray are the brightest kids at the Grace Field House orphanage. And under the care of the woman they refer to as “Mom,” all the kids have enjoyed a comfortable life. Good food, clean clothes and the perfect environment to learn—what more could an orphan ask for? One day, though, Emma and Norman uncover the dark truth of the outside world they are forbidden from seeing.

(Source: VIZ)


4. Zoku Owarimonogatari

Drama, Mystery, Supernatural

Final season of the Monogatari Series, part 5/5. Contains the arc Koyomi Reverse from the Zoku Owarimonogatari light novel.

"I'm so happy right now, but... somehow I think all of this is a lie." With the battle with Ougi Oshino over, it was finally time to graduate from Naoetsu High School the next morning. Waking up without his sisters' help, what is the new world that Koyomi Araragi, who just became a nobody, going to face...? The continuation of their story. This is the modern-day oddities! Oddities! Oddities! The story that grows with us.

Zoku Owarimonogatari originally aired in Japan theaters in November 2018.


5. Weathering With You

Drama, Slice of Life, Fantasy, Romance

High school student Hodaka leaves his home on an isolated island and moves to Tokyo, but he immediately becomes broke. He lives his days in isolation, but finally finds a job as a writer for a shady occult magazine. After he starts his job, the weather has been rainy day after day. In a corner of the crowded and busy city, Hodaka meets a young woman named Hina. Due to certain circumstances, Hina and her younger brother live together, but have a cheerful and sturdy life. Hina also has a certain power: the power to stop the rain and clear the sky.

(Source: ANN)



Adventure, Action, Drama

Thorfinn is son to one of the Vikings' greatest warriors, but when his father is killed in battle by the mercenary leader Askeladd, he swears to have his revenge. Thorfinn joins Askeladd's band in order to challenge him to a duel, and ends up caught in the middle of a war for the crown of England.

(Source: Kodansha Comics)


7. Dororo

Action, Adventure, Drama, Supernatural

Dororo, a young orphan thief, meets Hyakkimaru, a powerful ronin. Hyakkimaru's father, a greedy feudal lord, had made a pact with 12 demons, offering his yet-unborn son's body parts in exchange for great power. Thus, Hyakkimaru - who was born without arms, legs, eyes, ears, a nose or a mouth - was abandoned in a river as a baby. Rescued and raised by Dr. Honma, who equips him with artificial limbs and teaches him sword-fighting techniques, Hyakkimaru discovers that each time he slays a demon, a piece of his body is restored. Now, he roams the war-torn countryside in search of demons.


8. Hi Score Girl: Extra Stage

Comedy, Romance, Drama

Episodes 13-15 of High Score Girl. Episodes 13-15 had its televised debut starting October 4th, 2019.


9. Fruits Basket (2019)

Comedy, Drama, Romance, Slice of Life

Tohru Honda thought her life was headed for misfortune when a family tragedy left her living in a tent. When her small home is discovered by the mysterious Soma clan, she suddenly finds herself living with Yuki, Kyo, and Shigure Soma. But she quickly learns their family has a bizarre secret of their own: when hugged by the opposite sex, they turn into the animals of the Zodiac!

(Source: Crunchyroll)


10. given

Music, Slice of Life, Romance, Drama

It's stuck deep inside me and I can't get it out of my head. Mafuyu's voice is an insane and dangerous weapon. That day, I started to feel that playing the guitar and playing basketball, both of which I liked very much previously, was becoming boring.

Uenoyama meets Mafuyu who's holding onto a broken guitar. The moment Uenoyama finishes fixing the guitar, Mafuyu becomes completely attached to him. However, hearing Mafuyu's song by chance leaves a deep impression on Uenoyama. An alternative love drawn by Kizu Natsuki!

(Source: Mangaupdates)

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