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The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • The Promised Neverland
  • 9,0/10

2 seasons, 23 episodes

The one adored as the mother is not the real parent. The people living here together are not actual siblings. The Gracefield House is where orphaned children live. An irreplaceable home where 38 siblings and Mom live happy lives, even with no blood relations. However, their everyday life suddenly came to an abrupt end one day...

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • The Promised Neverland
  • 9,0/10

2 seasons, 23 episodes

The one adored as the mother is not the real parent. The people living here together are not actual siblings. The Gracefield House is where orphaned children live. An irreplaceable home where 38 siblings and Mom live happy lives, even with no blood relations. However, their everyday life suddenly came to an abrupt end one day...

Your Lie in April

Animation Comedy Drama Japan 2014

Your Lie in April

Animation Comedy Drama Japan 2014

  • Your Lie in April
  • 8,7/10

1 season, 22 episodes

Kousei Arima was a genius pianist until his mother's sudden death took away his ability to play. Each day was dull for Kousei. But, then he meets a violinist named Kaori Miyazono who has an eccentric playing style. Can the heartfelt sounds of the girl's violin lead the boy to play the piano again?

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
  • 8,7/10

3 seasons, 45 episodes

It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
  • 8,7/10

3 seasons, 45 episodes

It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.

1 Litre of Tears

Drama Family Japan 2005

1 Litre of Tears

Drama Family Japan 2005

  • 1 Litre of Tears
  • 8,6/10

1 season, 11 episodes

1 Rittoru no Namida is a Japanese television drama for Fuji Television about a girl who was diagnosed with an incurable degenerative disease at 15, but was able to continue her life until her death at the age of 25.

Katanagatari

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2010

Katanagatari

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2010

  • Katanagatari
  • 8,5/10

1 season, 12 episodes

The historical epic centers on Shichika Yasuri, the seventh generational head of the Kyotō-ryū school of martial arts in medieval Japan. He and his older sister Nanami live on an isolated island, until a military advisor named Togame tells him of the final 12 swords forged by a legendary swordsmith. At Togame's bidding, Shichika embarks on a journey to find all 12 of the swords.

Hunter x Hunter

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2011

Hunter x Hunter

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2011

  • Hunter x Hunter
  • 8,4/10

3 seasons, 148 episodes

Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined to follow in his father's footsteps, decides to take the Hunter Examination and eventually find his father to prove himself as a Hunter in his own right. But on the way, he learns that there is more to becoming a Hunter than previously thought, and the challenges that he must face are considered the toughest in the world.

Parasyte -the maxim-

Action & Adventure Animation Crime Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2014

Parasyte -the maxim-

Action & Adventure Animation Crime Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2014

  • Parasyte -the maxim-
  • 8,4/10

1 season, 24 episodes

Shinichi Izumi is a normal high school boy whose right hand has become infected with an alien parasite that names itself "Migi" ("right"). Migi is the first parasite to develop a symbiotic relationship with its host, as he and Shinichi slowly develop a grudging friendship. Migi isn't the only Parasite on earth, however, and as cases of Parasites killing humans begin to emerge, humans seek to kill off Parasites. Shinichi and Migi find themselves caught in between these two sides of the struggle over planet earth.

Parasyte -the maxim-

Action & Adventure Animation Crime Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2014

Parasyte -the maxim-

Action & Adventure Animation Crime Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2014

  • Parasyte -the maxim-
  • 8,4/10

1 season, 24 episodes

Shinichi Izumi is a normal high school boy whose right hand has become infected with an alien parasite that names itself "Migi" ("right"). Migi is the first parasite to develop a symbiotic relationship with its host, as he and Shinichi slowly develop a grudging friendship. Migi isn't the only Parasite on earth, however, and as cases of Parasites killing humans begin to emerge, humans seek to kill off Parasites. Shinichi and Migi find themselves caught in between these two sides of the struggle over planet earth.

The Best TV Shows: tragedy on Netflix

Hymn of Death

Drama South Korea 2018

Hymn of Death

Drama South Korea 2018

1 season, 6 episodes

Based on a true story, the drama tells the tragic love story of Kim Woo Jin, a married stage drama writer, and Yun Shim Duk, Korea's first professional soprano, who meet while studying at Tokyo University in the 1920s. Yun Shim Duk's recording of "Death Song" became the first Korean pop song in 1926.

Japan Sinks: 2020

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2020

Japan Sinks: 2020

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2020

1 season, 10 episodes

Based on Sakyo Komatsu's 1973 bestseller sci-fi novel "Japan Sinks." The story is set right after the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, and follows the fate of the four members of the Muto family, including the protagonist girl Ayumu and her younger brother Gou.

Challenger: The Final Flight

Documentary 2020

1 season, 4 episodes

Engineers, officials and the crew members' families provide their perspective on the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster and its aftermath.

The Best TV Shows: tragedy (2019)

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • The Promised Neverland
  • 9,0/10

2 seasons, 23 episodes

The one adored as the mother is not the real parent. The people living here together are not actual siblings. The Gracefield House is where orphaned children live. An irreplaceable home where 38 siblings and Mom live happy lives, even with no blood relations. However, their everyday life suddenly came to an abrupt end one day...

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

The Promised Neverland

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • The Promised Neverland
  • 9,0/10

2 seasons, 23 episodes

The one adored as the mother is not the real parent. The people living here together are not actual siblings. The Gracefield House is where orphaned children live. An irreplaceable home where 38 siblings and Mom live happy lives, even with no blood relations. However, their everyday life suddenly came to an abrupt end one day...

The House on the Slope

Crime Drama Family Japan 2019

The House on the Slope

Crime Drama Family Japan 2019

1 season, 6 episodes

Yamazaki Risako lives with her husband Yoichiro and 3-year-old daughter Fumika. One day, she receives a notification from the court that she has been selected as an alternate member of the jury for a shocking criminal case. The defendant in the case is Ando Mizuho, a full-time housewife who is the same age as Risako. She is on trial for causing the death of her 8-month-old daughter by dropping her into the bathtub. As a mother herself, Risako feels repulsed that Mizuho killed her own child. However, after the trial opens, Mizuho’s circumstances remind Risako of her own past and she soon becomes confused with the chaotic feelings that have lain dormant in her. (Source: jdramas.wordpress.com)

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
  • 8,7/10

3 seasons, 45 episodes

It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2019

  • Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
  • 8,7/10

3 seasons, 45 episodes

It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.

My Roommate is a Cat

Animation Comedy Drama Japan 2019

My Roommate is a Cat

Animation Comedy Drama Japan 2019

1 season, 12 episodes

The story of Mikazuki Subaru, a novelist who is shy and struggles in relationships with other people, and a cat who was dumped by humans and lived a tough life on the streets. Through a twist of fate, the two of them end up living together. This heartwarming tale illustrates day-to-day life through the eyes of both man and cat. These moments seem trivial, but as they build upon themselves, the two become family and find happiness in their life together.

Good Bye My Princess

Drama China 2019

Good Bye My Princess

Drama China 2019

1 season, 55 episodes

A love story revolves around the 9th Princess of Western Liang as she journeys to the Central Plains to fulfill a marriage alliance with the Crown Prince. Having received overwhelming love and admiration as the 9th Princess, Xiao Feng is forced to leave the life that she has known in order to become the Crown Princess. Her husband, the black-bellied Crown Prince, holds the highest position second only to one, the Emperor. However, the Eastern Palace is the most dangerous place to be. For political reasons, the Prince has no choice but to marry the Princess from a foreign land. He has his own favored concubine while she has her own life. Two parallel lines begin to intersect in a place fraught with danger and deadly power play and buried somewhere deep inside are memories that have yet to resurface.

Evil's Wave

Crime Mystery Japan 2019

Evil's Wave

Crime Mystery Japan 2019

1 season, 5 episodes

In 2014, a series of murders targeting women takes place in Kawasaki City. All the victims have been killed as if they had hanged and these are dubbed the “Hanging Murders” in public. The police investigation runs into difficulties without clues on the murderer. However, Detective Iguchi from the First Investigation Division has his eye on a man whom he suspects to kill for pleasure. This man is Nogi Naoya. He lies about his identity, erases his traces in public and lives as if he is holding his breath. Nogi is actually Yaginuma Masato, the victim in the sensational Akishima mother and son kidnapping case. He gets his neighbor Yoshika involved as he tries to escape the police dragnet but comes to realize some facts. What is his true motive?

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Hunter x Hunter

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2011

Hunter x Hunter

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2011

  • Hunter x Hunter
  • 8,4/10

3 seasons, 148 episodes

Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined to follow in his father's footsteps, decides to take the Hunter Examination and eventually find his father to prove himself as a Hunter in his own right. But on the way, he learns that there is more to becoming a Hunter than previously thought, and the challenges that he must face are considered the toughest in the world.

Hunter x Hunter

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2011

Hunter x Hunter

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Japan 2011

  • Hunter x Hunter
  • 8,4/10

3 seasons, 148 episodes

Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined to follow in his father's footsteps, decides to take the Hunter Examination and eventually find his father to prove himself as a Hunter in his own right. But on the way, he learns that there is more to becoming a Hunter than previously thought, and the challenges that he must face are considered the toughest in the world.

Hell Girl

Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2005

Hell Girl

Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2005

  • Hell Girl
  • 8,0/10

4 seasons, 90 episodes

Hell Girl, also known as Jigoku Shōjo: Girl from Hell, is an anime series produced by Aniplex and Studio Deen. It focuses on the existence of a supernatural system that allows people to take revenge by having other people sent to Hell via the services of the mysterious titular character and her assistants who implement this system. Revenge, injustice, hatred, and the nature of human emotions are common themes throughout the series. It premiered across Japan on numerous television stations, including Animax, Tokyo MX, MBS and others, between October 4, 2005 and April 4, 2006. Following the success of the first season, the series was followed soon after into a second, Jigoku Shōjo Futakomori, which premiered October 7, 2006 across Japan on Animax. A live-action television series adaptation started airing in Japan on Nippon Television from November 4, 2006. A third season of the anime, further continuing the series, was first announced on the mobile version of the series' official website Jigoku Tsūshin. The official title of the third season was announced to be Jigoku Shōjo Mitsuganae. and began airing on Japanese TV October 4, 2008.

Hell Girl

Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2005

Hell Girl

Animation Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2005

  • Hell Girl
  • 8,0/10

4 seasons, 90 episodes

Hell Girl, also known as Jigoku Shōjo: Girl from Hell, is an anime series produced by Aniplex and Studio Deen. It focuses on the existence of a supernatural system that allows people to take revenge by having other people sent to Hell via the services of the mysterious titular character and her assistants who implement this system. Revenge, injustice, hatred, and the nature of human emotions are common themes throughout the series. It premiered across Japan on numerous television stations, including Animax, Tokyo MX, MBS and others, between October 4, 2005 and April 4, 2006. Following the success of the first season, the series was followed soon after into a second, Jigoku Shōjo Futakomori, which premiered October 7, 2006 across Japan on Animax. A live-action television series adaptation started airing in Japan on Nippon Television from November 4, 2006. A third season of the anime, further continuing the series, was first announced on the mobile version of the series' official website Jigoku Tsūshin. The official title of the third season was announced to be Jigoku Shōjo Mitsuganae. and began airing on Japanese TV October 4, 2008.

Good Bye My Princess

Drama China 2019

Good Bye My Princess

Drama China 2019

1 season, 55 episodes

A love story revolves around the 9th Princess of Western Liang as she journeys to the Central Plains to fulfill a marriage alliance with the Crown Prince. Having received overwhelming love and admiration as the 9th Princess, Xiao Feng is forced to leave the life that she has known in order to become the Crown Princess. Her husband, the black-bellied Crown Prince, holds the highest position second only to one, the Emperor. However, the Eastern Palace is the most dangerous place to be. For political reasons, the Prince has no choice but to marry the Princess from a foreign land. He has his own favored concubine while she has her own life. Two parallel lines begin to intersect in a place fraught with danger and deadly power play and buried somewhere deep inside are memories that have yet to resurface.

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

  • Fullmetal Alchemist
  • 8,1/10

1 season, 51 episodes

Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else of equal value must be sacrificed. When their mother dies, Edward decides to do the unthinkable -- bringing her back to life by breaking one of Alchemy's biggest taboos and performing Human Alchemy. Thinking they have nothing more to lose, he and Alphonse make their attempt -- but something goes horribly wrong. In the process, Alphonse loses his body and Edward loses his leg. Ed manages to save Al by attaching his spirit to a suit of armor, but at the cost of his arm and leg.

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

Fullmetal Alchemist

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2003

  • Fullmetal Alchemist
  • 8,1/10

1 season, 51 episodes

Edward and Alphonse Elric are two brothers gifted with the ability of alchemy, the science of taking one thing and changing it into another. However, alchemy works on the theory of Equivalent Exchange -- for something to be created, something else of equal value must be sacrificed. When their mother dies, Edward decides to do the unthinkable -- bringing her back to life by breaking one of Alchemy's biggest taboos and performing Human Alchemy. Thinking they have nothing more to lose, he and Alphonse make their attempt -- but something goes horribly wrong. In the process, Alphonse loses his body and Edward loses his leg. Ed manages to save Al by attaching his spirit to a suit of armor, but at the cost of his arm and leg.

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2016

Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 2016

  • Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-
  • 7,5/10

2 seasons, 50 episodes

Natsuki Subaru, an ordinary high school student, is on his way home from the convenience store when he finds himself transported to another world. As he's lost and confused in a new world where he doesn't even know left from right, the only person to reach out to him was a beautiful girl with silver hair. Determined to repay her somehow for saving him from his own despair, Subaru agrees to help the girl find something she's looking for.

Magic Knight Rayearth

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 1994

Magic Knight Rayearth

Action & Adventure Animation Comedy Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy Japan 1994

  • Magic Knight Rayearth
  • 8,2/10

2 seasons, 49 episodes

Magic Knight Rayearth is a Japanese manga series created by Clamp, an all-female manga artist team consisting of Satsuki Igarashi, Ageha Ohkawa, Tsubaki Nekoi and Mokona. Appearing as a serial in the manga magazine Nakayoshi from the November 1993 issue to the February 1995 issue, the chapters of Magic Knight Rayearth were collected into three bound volumes by Kodansha, and published from July 1994 to March 1995. A sequel was serialized in the same manga magazine from the March 1995 issue to the April 1996 issue, and was published by Kodansha in three bound volumes from to July 1995 to April 1996. The series follows three eighth-grade girls who find themselves transported from modern-day Japan into a magical world, where they are tasked with rescuing a princess. Rayearth combines elements from the magical girl and mecha anime genres with parallel world fantasy. The manga was adapted into two anime series in 1994 and an original video animation in 1997.

Tokyo Ghoul

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Japan 2014

Tokyo Ghoul

Action & Adventure Animation Drama Mystery Japan 2014

  • Tokyo Ghoul
  • 7,5/10

4 seasons, 48 episodes

Ken Kaneki is a bookworm college student who meets a girl names Rize at a cafe he frequents. They're the same age and have the same interests, so they quickly become close. Little does Kaneki know that Rize is a ghoul - a kind of monster that lives by hunting and devouring human flesh. When part of her special organ - "the red child" - is transplanted into Kaneki, he becomes a ghoul himself, trapped in a warped world where humans are not the top of the food chain.