So, Black Cover is one of the best Shounen anime blended with comedy, fantasy, magic and lots of action. Therefore, undeniably this anime series is just as famous as Naruto, Bleach, Demon Slayer, My Hero Academia etc. And there are plenty of Anime like Black Clover.
Well, if you’re someone who loves magic and action-packed anime, I highly recommend you to watch these series.
And, if you’ve already watched all the 4 seasons of Black Clover, you might be aware that the fourth season ended on march 2021. However, there are rumors that the fifth season might be released soon, maybe next year. Let’s hope for the best.
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First thing first, let’s recall and remember what Black clover anime has offered us. Just like any other anime it is directly inspired from a Japanese manga series, beautifully written and illustrated by Yuki Tabata.
“Even if you weren’t chosen, even if you weren’t wanted, even if you aren’t forgiven, you need to stand your ground no matter how pathetic you are!”
The story is set in an unknown world where every individual is born with some sort of magical power. However, the story is about the main character named Asta, who was born without any magic power. He was raised in an orphanage alongside his fellow orphan Yuno.
Unlike Asta, Yuno was born with immense magical power and the ability to control magic, he desired to become a great Wizard King. On the other hand, Asta didn’t lose hope and focused on building physical strength.
“Quit giving up! What you’re doing right now is running away! You just stopped thinking and locked yourself up in darkness because it’s easier that way!”
Later, Asta along with his fellow mages aims to become the next Wizard king, and as Yuno also had the same desire eventually they developed friendly rivalry. Black Clover’s main cast includes Asta, Yuno, Owen, Silvamillion Clover, Marx Francois, Julius Novachrono, and Lumiere.
As the story progresses, they fight against various devils with frightening magical powers, uncovering mysteries from the past and keeping up the adventure.
According to some fans and critics, Black Clover series is very similar to many other great Shounen anime series. And based on that, I have come up with a list of famous anime series that are just as good as Black clover.
In this Article
10 Worth Watching Anime Like Black Clover.
Sa-a, Hajime you!! (Let’s begin)
Genre: Shounen, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Super Power, Fantasy
One Piece is inspired from a Japanese fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda. This anime is famous for its great storytelling, characterization, art and humor. As well, in 2015 it set the Guinness world record for publishing the highest published copies for the same comic book series by a single author. It has total 99 Tankōbon volumes with individual chapters till date.
This anime focuses on Monkey D. Luffy, a young guy who obtains the properties of a rubber body after unintentionally eating a Devil Fruit. He desired to become the next King of the Pirates, inspired by his idol, a powerful pirate Red Haired Shanks.
Thus, Luffy with his crew of pirates named Straw Hat Pirates, sets off to explore the Grand line in search of a titular treasure known as One piece. In order to proclaim himself as the king of pirates.
Later as the story progresses many other characters like Roronoa Zoro, Nami, Usopp, Vinsmoke Sanji join Luffy in his adventure. Together they encounter many other bounty hunters, notorious pirates, criminal organizations, soldiers of the corrupt world and secret agents.
2.HUNTER x HUNTER 2011
Hunter x Hunter is based on a Japanese manga series composed by Yoshihiro Togashi. Hunter x Hunter 2011 is the remake of the original anime adaptation. However, fans loved the remake and has gained more financial success and has become one of best-selling manga series.
The series focuses on the character named Gon Freecss. He was abandoned by his father at a very young age. However, when Gon discovers that his father is a world-renowned hunter, he departs on a journey to become a hunter too.
Here, the Hunters are referred to licensed professionals, who are an elite member of humanity, capable of tracking down rare or unidentified beasts, secret treasure etc. However, obtaining the license was the hardest part.
In order to obtain the license, one must pass the rigorous annual Hunter Examination run by the Hunter Association. Only one in a thousand participants’ get success in the exam. This series has a lot of powerful hero and villain characters, you can’t go wrong with it.
3. MY HERO ACADEMIA
Genre: Action, Shounen, Super Power, School, comedy
My Hero Academia, also called Boku no Hero Academia, is based on Japanese Superhero manga series composed by Kohei Horikoshi. The setting for the main character is very similar to Black Clover, how? Well like Asta was born without a magical power.
Likewise, the main character Izuku Midoriya was born without superpowers called as Quirks, whereas in his world 80% of the human population has gained the ability to develop superpowers.
In the beginning of the series Izukuwas bullied by his childhood friend Katsuki Bakugo for lacking a Quirk. But despite lacking Quirk Izuku desired to become a hero like his idol All Might, the world’s greatest hero. In an incident, All Might acknowledges Izuku’s determination and courage. As a result, All Might bestows his Quirk One for All to Izuku.
Later, Izuku enrolls into Yuuei Highschool, a faculty that cultivates subsequent generation heroes. Alongside Bakugo and other ‘one for all’ users, Izuku starts his new journey to become a hero.
4. BLUE EXORCIST
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Shounen, Supernatural, Demons
Blue Exorcist, also called Ao no Futsumashi or Ao no Exorcist is based on a Japanese Dark Fantasy Manga series composed by Kazue Kato. In this story, the world of Blue Exorcist consists of two dimensions attached, one is called Assiah, where humans live and the other Gehenna ruled by Satan, where demons live.
In Assiah, some people train themselves to destroy demons who are a threat to the human world and are called Exorcists. The story focuses on Rin Okumura, who has a twin brother named Yukio Okumura, they were raised by their foster father Shiro Fujimoto, who was an exorcist.
However, Rin discovers that he is Satan’s illegitimate son. One day, his foster father sacrifices himself to save him from the demon Satan, seeing this Rin promises to avenge his foster father’s death by defeating Satan.
Therefore, Rin with Yukio, enrolled at the prestigious True Cross Academy, a school under an International Organization called the True Cross order. This organization aims to protect Assiah from the demonic realm.
Thus, Rin accompanied by Yuki and his fellow members starts his journey to become an elite exorcist.
Genre: Action, Supernatural, Shounen, Super Power, Comedy, Martial Arts, Adventure
Bleach is an anime series inspired from a Japanese manga written by Tite Kubo, produced by Studio Pierrot and directed by Noriyuki Abe. This series focuses on a 15-year-old boy named Ichigo Kurosaki, who lived in KaraKura Town.
Since childhood he has had the ability to see Ghosts. His life dramatically changes when one day his whole family is murdered by Hollow, a corrupt spirit.
Rukia Kuchiki, a soul reaper, her duty was to eliminate Hollows from the human world. One day shegets heavily injured while defending Ichigo from a Hollow and offers Ichigo her powers.
Ichigo obtains the power of the Soul Reaper and becomes a substitute soul reaper, so he begins the duty of eliminating Hollows in place of Rukia. On the other hand, Rukia is trapped in a human body.
As the series progresses, he discovers some of his friends and classmates also have powers of their own. His newly obtained powers forced him to take on the duties of hunting down the hollow’s defending the humans and guide the departed souls to the afterlife.
As well, this anime adaptation includes some original characters and storyline which you find in the manga.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Shounen, Super Power, Martial Arts
Naruto, anime series based on a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. The seventh volume of this series won the Quill Award in 2006. This series was praised for its splendid storyline and character development.
This series focuses on a young orphan boy named Naruto Uzumaki. He was unaware of the fact thathis father, Minato Namikaze the fourth Hokage along with her mother Kushina, sealed a powerful Nine-tailed fox in his body.
In the beginning of the series, when he grew up being a host of the Nine tailed fox, he was always bullied and hated by the citizens of the village. Naruto desired to become a Hokage, and eventually he became a ninja and joined Sasuke Uchiha and Sakura Haruno, the team 7 under an experienced Jounin Ninja Kakashi Hatake.
Team 7 along with Kakashi sensei, complete various ninja missions and fight against a lot of other elite ninjas. They become stronger with rigorous training, but one day Naruto leaves Konoha and gets training under Jiraiya, in order to focus on his dream to become a Hokage and to protect the people important to him.
The path he chose leads to an emotional, action-packed adventure journey and he learns to control the Nine-tailed Fox inside him.
7. FAIRY TAIL
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Magic, Shounen
Fairy Tail is based on a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Hiro Mashima. The story takes place in the world of Earth-land, where wizards from numerous guilds use their magic for paid job requests. The story follows the adventures of Natsu Dragneel and Lucy Heartfilia.
Natsu, a dragon slayer wizard member of a popular guild known as Fairy Tail. He explores the fictional world Earth- land in search of his missing adoptive father, the dragon Igneel. Whereas, Lucy is a 16-year-old girl who wants to become a full-fledged mage.
One day, Natsu along with his cat-like Exceed Partner Happy, encounters Lucy and invites her to join his journey.
Eventually, Lucy joins Natsu’s Fairy Tail along with Happy. Later, other guild members like Gray Fullbuster (ice-wizard), Erza Scarlet (magical knight), Wendy Marvell and Carla (Dragon slayers and exceed duo) joins Natsu in his fairy Tail journey.
8. THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS
Genre: Action, Adventure, Shounen, Fantasy, Supernatural
The Seven Deadly Sin, also known as Nanatsu no Taizai, is an anime based on a Japanese fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Nakaba Suzuki. This series takes place in a medieval world in the land of Britannia.
The story revolves around seven strongest and cruelest holy knights serving the kingdom of Liones, together they were known as the seven deadly sins.
Previously, they were respected and praised by several other Holy Knights and apprentices. However, they were betrayed and framed for murdering the Great Holy Knight Zaratras and they were disbanded.
However, after 10 years of separation, the legendary knights were gathered again in order to save their kingdom from the oppressive ruler Hendrickson. Whose plan was to release a powerful long-sealed Demon Clan into the world.
Apart from this, the series doesn’t end there, as the series progresses it gets more intense and entertaining.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Magic, Fantasy
Radiant is based on a French Comics series composed by Tony Valente. It was the first French manfra published in Japan, by the Japanese publisher Asukashinsha in 2015. In 2018, the comic series received an anime television series adaptation by Lerche.
The series was set in the world of Pompo Hills. One day a race of mysterious monsters called Nemeses fall from the sky contaminating everything they touch. And people who survive are cursed and become sorcerers gaining the power to wield the magic power referred to as Fantasia.
The story revolves around a 15-year-old boy named Seth, the protagonist character who was a survivor of Nemeses attack. Due to the curse two small horns grew on his head. He was raised by Melie, who was also a victim of Nemeses attack and lost one arm.
However, seeing the threat of Nemeses in the peaceful world, Seth desires to end this monster and bring peace between humans and the sorcerers.
So, Seth embarks on a journey with other Sorcerers to find the place where the Nemeses come, in order to destroy them completely.
10. WORLD TRIGGER
Genre: Supernatural, Space, Shounen, Sci-fi, School, Action
World Trigger, also known as Wor Tri, this anime series is based on Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Daisuke Ashihara. Well, the series is set up in a city named Mikado City, with 280,000 inhabitants.
A mysterious gate to a different world suddenly appears, and monsters called Neighbors start appearing. And wreaked havoc on the town and human-man weapons were useless against Neighbors.
However, one day a mysterious organization known as the National Defense Agency or in short Border, seized the Neighbor technology called Triggers. This technology allows the user to generate an internal energy called Trion.
This energy is used as a weapon which in addition has a powerful mechanism that replaces the user’s body by a battle-body made of Trion, which is much stronger and resistant.
This series has two main characters, Yuma Kuga and Osamu Mikumo. Apparently, Yuma was white-haired student of a local school, in fact he is a strong humanoid Neighbor hiding from the Border. On the other hand, Mikumo was a secret C-class Border trainee.
However, Mikumo being kind hearted takes the responsibility to guide Yuma and aims to prevent him being discovered by Border. As the series progresses, they become stronger and unstoppable.
Yoi (well), there are more similar anime series like Black Clover, which I haven’t mentioned in the above section are:
- DEMON SLAYER
- SOUL EATER
- LITTLE WITCH ACADEMIA
- FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST: BROTHERHOOD
- CHAIN CHRONICLE: HAECCEITAS NO HIKARI
- DR. STONE
- GOBLIN SLAYER
- MAGI: THE LABYRINTH OF MAGIC
- JUJUTSU KARISEN
Anyways, if there’s any good anime series similar to black clover and we forgot to mention it in the list, please share your valuable thoughts in the comment section below.
Finally, I hope you’ll enjoy these highly recommended anime series. Ja mata ne! (See you later!)