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Top 10 Manga That Deserve An Anime Series

Would adapt well. Engaging stories. Popularity. Good stories. Interesting characters. Works as episodic or a continuous story.
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    1Tokyo babylon suggested byÁngel Omar Rivera
    A story about Subaru Sumeragi and his twin Hokuto. Subaru is the 27th leader of the Sumeragi clan, a clan of onmyoji. He travels to various parts of Japan to exorcise Ghost, help people and solve murders, all while avoiding the gaze of a murdering clan called the sakitazukamori who are out for his blood.

  • 2Kanata Kara (From Far Away) suggested byViewerOnline101
    A boy with a curse, a girl from another world destined to turn him into a demon, and a love that may never be.
    Fans of Inuyasha (a very popular anime) will love this story, as it follows a similar theme. A girl ends up in another world full of magic and monsters, and she doesn't even speak the language. She meets a boy who's cursed to become a demon, and she's prophesied to be the cause. AT first he had intended to kill her to spar himself this fate, but th

  • 3Sora wa Akai Kawa no Hotori (Anatolia Story/Red River) suggested byViewerOnline101
    Full of time travel, star-crossed lovers, magic, history, love, loss, tragedy, comedy, and growing up. This manga has it all.
    An engaging story that keeps you eager to see the outcome. A girl from the 21st century finds herself in 1500 B.C. Hittite Empire, where she was chosen by an evil queen to be the sacrifice to put her son on the throne. In her quest to get home, she meets and falls for the crown prince, and is drawn into many conflicts. Full of time travel, star-cro
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  • 4Shuna no Tabi (The Journey of Shuna) suggested byViewerOnline101
    From Hayao Miyazaki, we get an engaging fantastic story of a journey for survival. Stunning visuals, an epic story, it has everything you would expect to find from the man who brought you movies like Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke.

  • 5Wolf Guy - Ookami no Monshou suggested byViewerOnline101
    Dark and disturbing at times, but a very good story.
    A more adult targeted series with dark themes. It has a mysterious protagonist with a tragic past an a very "don't care" attitude. Turns out he's a werwolf just trying to get by, but he's gotten on the bad side of the son of a yakuza boss. This series also has a character who is easily one of the greatest villains of all time, even outside of manga

  • 6Land of Silver Rain suggested byViewerOnline101
    Taking many elements from myth, legend, and fairy tales, and then combining it into a compelling story with human, sorrow, romance, and family. The story follows a girl adopted by demons who was exiled to the human world, and a demon prince who goes after her with the intent to win her heart.

  • 7Dakishimete! Noir (Hold On To Me! Noir) suggested byViewerOnline101
    A cute romantic comedy about a girl who takes in a stray cat who suddenly turns into a cat-boy and now wants her to be his mate. It's a little cliche, but in a good way that's both heartwarming and humorous.

  • 8Meru Puri (The Marchen Prince) suggested byViewerOnline101
    A fun filled adventure about a magic prince who changes back and forth between a child and a teenager, the girl who is now taking care of him, and their attempt to break the age reversal curse on him so he can reclaim his throne in the magical kingdom.

  • 9Psyren suggested byStrider Xanthos
    More popular outside of Japan than in, where it's ratings are consistently low in comparison with other Jump series. On the popular English manga sites, Psyren regularly was the top on the most popular list.

  • 10Battle Royale suggested byViewerOnline101
    Excellent protagonists, villains, and side characters, each one with an interesting an engaging story of their own. Can easily fill a standard 26 episodes. This series will keep you on the edge of your seat the entire time.
    A very popular manga series that spawned a popular live-action movie along with a sequel, a book adaptation, and is widely considered the inspiration for The Hunger Games. It has various stories with the different characters that can act as individual stand alone episodes, and a compelling main cast for the main story. It also has excellent protago

  • 11Oretama (My Balls) suggested byViewerOnline101
    A comedy full of adult humor. When the demon queen is given one month to destroy the world, an angel seals her away in a teenage boy's testicles. Now a lesser demon tries to free the demon queen by making the boy ejaculate her out, but finds herself falling for him instead. It's very inappropriate, but very funny, and has a cute story.

  • 12KarakuriDouji Ultimo suggested byStrider Xanthos
    It was made by the same guy who wrote Shaman King and has an interesting story. Its only 12 volumes, which can make for at least a 52 anime series at best.

  • 13Mayonaka no Jewel (Jewelry at Midnight) and it's 3 sequels suggested byViewerOnline101
    A story that is told over the course of 4 manga about a thief who steals valuable jewels, and one of his current victims who falls for him and becomes determine to win his heart. It's almost a humorous more light-hearted story of Batman and Catwoman. Fans of the mange/anime Saint Tail will love this series.

  • 14Love Monster suggested byViewerOnline101
    Fans of Rosario Vampire will love this series.
    An enjoyable series filled with comedy and dark undertones. When a girl is suddenly enrolled in a school for monsters, she suddenly becomes engaged to the student council president against her will. Furthermore, she discovers that she too is a monster, the mythical white crow said to grant wishes. Now everyone wants her. Fans of the series Rosario

  • 15Saver suggested byViewerOnline101
    A bad-ass tomboy girl suddenly finds herself in the past during a war. To hide her identity, she pretends to be a guy as she gets roped into the war. A deep compelling story for both boys and girls that can get pretty dark at times.

  • 16Vampire Vampire suggested byViewerOnline101
    A fun-filled comedy with a very interesting love triangle.
    A humorous story about a girl who's boyfriend is suddenly possessed by a vampire's spirit after he breathed in the vampire's ashes. Now the vampire is determined to win her heart, and the girl finds herself falling for him, but is torn between the vampire and her boyfriend whom he's possessing. And there's a vampire hunter out to kill him too. A fu

  • 17Gold {FUJITA Kazuko} suggested byViewerOnline101
    Based on Ann Major's novel, "Secret Child", this is a soap opera of the highest order, with machinations and manipulations that only the very rich could get away with.
    Fans of the TV show Ringer will love this. It keeps you on the edge of your seat from beginning to end.
    A story like no other. A girl wakes up to find a psychotic plastic surgeon has given her a new face. She finds someone else with her face too, who wants to use her as a substitute for someone trying to kill her. She soon finds herself falling for her look-alike's husband, who thinks she's his wife. This is a story that will keep you on the edge of

  • 18Tokyo Juliet suggested byViewerOnline101
    A very deep story about a girl in the fashion business out to beat the man who stole everything from her, and suddenly finds herself falling for his son. A very deep and emotional story about determination and loyalty that will leave you eager for more.

  • 19Boku to Kanojo no XXX (My Barbaric Girlfriend) suggested byViewerOnline101
    An interesting and comedic story about a high school boy and girl that suddenly switch bodies. Now as they try and find a way to change back, they have to pretend to be each other as they get used to their new lives.

  • 20Tsumi ni Nureta Futari (Two Soaked in Sin) suggested byViewerOnline101
    It's a story that really draws you in and leaves you eager for more.
    A dark sometimes disturbing story that tests the boundaries of morality and taboo. When two strangers have a one-night stand, they fall for each other hard, only to later find out that they are long lost siblings. Now they must work out their feelings and deal with their family and friends. It's a story that really draws you in and leaves you eager

  • 21Ryo suggested byViewerOnline101
    A deep story full of action, romance, and much tragedy while trying to find your place in the world and who you really are.
    A story about a girl who finds out she's from the past and is the split personality of a warrior. Returning to the past, she must now find her place as she gets involved in a war.

  • 22Angel Sanctuary suggested byViewerOnline101
    A dark, deep story full of questioning what is right and wrong. It deals with a rebellion in Heaven, demons from Hell, Earth caught in the middle, and a forbidden love, where one of the characters is the reincarnation of an angel who rebelled against God.
    This was already adapted into a 3 episode OVA, but it was horrible done, and many fans hated it. It needs to be redone properly, follow the actual story, and be more than 3 episodes.

  • 23Vampire Game suggested byViewerOnline101
    A dark yet comedic story about a vampire who is reincarnated as a cat and becomes the pet of the descendant of the man who killed him. He's sworn to take revenge, but find this very difficult as a cat.

  • 24Idol Pretender suggested byViewerOnline101
    A very funny story about a boy who wants to become a "man among men" but is suddenly turned into a grade school girl and is forced to become an idol.

  • 25Umareru Kachi no Nakatta Jibun ga Anna no Tame ni Dekiru Ikutsuka no Koto suggested byViewerOnline101
    Psychological and disturbing with a main character who is a truly despicable and unredeemable villain.
    A very dark and disturbing story about a loser who suddenly goes back in time and becomes a kid again. This time, he's determined to live his life how he wants and get everything he desires, no matter who he has to hurt or kill. As he falls deeper into madness and begins ruinning the lives of everyone around him, some appears to try and kill him.

  • 26An interesting and comedic story about a high school boy and girl that suddenly switch bodies. Now as they try and find a way to change back, they have to pretend to be each other as they get used to suggested byViewerOnline101
    This was meant to be a Make Your Case

  • 27Gekkoh (Crimson Moon) suggested byViewerOnline101
    A dark, humorous, sexy story about the son of a yakuza boss who suddenly gains a half-sister. But something is very wrong with her psychologically. She's out for revenge on the one who killed her mother, and she takes a very "non-sibling" interest in her new brother.

  • 28Crazy Girl Shin Bia suggested byViewerOnline101
    A tough, lazy, greedy high school girl suddenly finds herself in a parallel universes where she's becomes royalty and must now face many obstacles. Fans of the series "Oda Nobuna no Yabou" will love this one.

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