Top 10 Mystery 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

Ever since the death of his father, the burden of supporting the family has fallen upon Tanjirou Kamado's shoulders. Though living impoverished on a remote mountain, the Kamado family are able to enjoy a relatively peaceful and happy life. One day, Tanjirou decides to go down to the local village to make a little money selling charcoal. On his way back, night falls, forcing Tanjirou to take shelter in the house of a strange man, who warns him of the existence of flesh-eating demons that lurk in the woods at night.

When he finally arrives back home the next day, he is met with a horrifying sight—his whole family has been slaughtered. Worse still, the sole survivor is his sister Nezuko, who has been turned into a bloodthirsty demon. Consumed by rage and hatred, Tanjirou swears to avenge his family and stay by his only remaining sibling. Alongside the mysterious group calling themselves the Demon Slayer Corps, Tanjirou will do whatever it takes to slay the demons and protect the remnants of his beloved sister's humanity.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


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 movie format in November 2018.

Later on, it also has been released as an OVA with 6 episodes on Bluray/DVD from February 27th (1st Vol.) and March 27th (2nd Vol.), 2019.


5. Bungo Stray Dogs 3

Action, Comedy, Mystery, Supernatural

The White Tiger and the Black Beast – Nakajima Atsushi and Akutagawa Ryunosuke’s fight against Francis F. brings an end to the great war against the Guild. Life goes on as normal in Yokohama, thanks to the continued truce between the Armed Detective Agency and the Port Mafia, who, together, saved the city from ruin. But there are still rumors of Guild stragglers and other crime organizations making their way in from abroad. Meanwhile, Dazai Osamu had premonitions of another impending disaster. Lurking in the darkness is the Fyodor D., leader of pirate organization Rats in the House of the Dead, his dreadful plans on the verge of execution.

(Source: Crunchyroll)


6. Mo Dao Zu Shi Season 2

Action, Adventure, Mystery, Drama, Supernatural

Second season of Mo Dao Zu Shi.



Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Itʼs the first day of Planet Camp, and Aries Spring couldnʼt be more excited! She, along with eight other strangers, leave for Planet McPa for a weeklong excursion. Soon after they arrive, however, a mysterious orb appears and transports them into the depths of space, where they find an empty floating spaceship…

(Source: Viz)


8. The Girl From the Other Side: Siúil, a Rún

Fantasy, Mystery

Short OAD bundled with the limited-edition 8th manga volume.

A young girl named Shival who loves to stroll about in the countryside, lives in a vacant village with her guardian, a wendigo-like gentleman. He forbids her from going outside, so she won't be cursed, but Shiva's curiosity makes her yearn for the outside world. What is this curse about?


9. Kakegurui xx

Psychological, Mystery, Drama, Ecchi

A second season of the anime series was announced at the "Hyakkaou Private Academy Cultural Festival" special event, hosted by planning and production company Avex Pictures.

As Yumeko Jabami's fame grows and the reputation of the student council dwindles, Kirari Momobami decides to revolutionize the group. To this end, she announces an election for its next president. The rules are simple: each student in the school receives one chip. Whoever has the most chips by the end of thirty days becomes both the new president and the head of the Momobami clan.

Upon receiving news of this development, the Momobami branch families spring into action. Eleven transfer students arrive at Hyakkao Private Academy, each aiming to lead both the school and the Momobami clan. Equipped with unique talents, they will compete to get as many chips as possible—but their chips are not the only things on the line.

(Source: ANN, MAL Rewrite)


10. Lord El-Melloi II's Case Files {Rail Zeppelin} Grace note

Mystery, Fantasy, Drama, Supernatural

When Lord El-Melloi II, the later Waver Velvet, gets asked to claim his inheritance over Adra Castle, he travels there with his apprentice Gray to do so. But they are not the only ones called that way. The will of the previous owner states that the assembled contestants—including Luviagelita Edelfelt—must compete in a game of wits to win the castle.

(Source: MAL)

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