(Last Updated On: November 26, 2021)
Anime portray a wide range of emotions. Love, hate, anger, revenge, etc. in the best ways possible. The storylines are perfect and make you feel the emotions of the characters. Today we are going to talk about the Top 15 Best revenge anime of all time.
For this list, we have taken revenge as the center of the plot. Here are the top 15 recommendations for the Best revenge anime.
1. Vinland saga
Vinland Saga is a Historic anime depicting the lives of war-thirsty Vikings. Their only goal was to fight as bravely as they could so they could reach Valhalla i.e. their heaven. It shows the story of a young Viking who wants revenge for his father’s death. How he survives the wild and grows during the war between Danes and England. Vinland Saga tells a bloody epic in an era where violence, madness, and injustice are inescapable, providing a paradise for the battle-crazed and utter hell for the rest who live in it.
2. Demon slayer
One day when Tanjirou comes back to his house only to find out that his entire family was slaughtered except his little sister Nezuko who also was turned into a demon. Tanjirou swears to kill all the demons and cure his sister. He starts his journey and trains hard to become a demon slayer. Although Tanjirou wants revenge for his family’s murder he is a kind kid. So kind that he even shows mercy to demons.
This is the story of Dororo who meets a boy who has no limbs, no nose, no eyes, no ears, nor even skin yet still, he lives. He is the son of the samurai lord who for his greed made a pact with demons and in return gave his son well being and left him to die. A man provides him with prosthetics and weapons so that he can survive. This kid has to kill all the demons to get back what is rightfully his. Now this duo fights for their survival in this demonic world.
Berserk is about a former mercenary also known as guts or the Black Swordsman. He is on his journey in which he finds someone he can trust and respect only to end up in betrayal. It is set up in fantasy medieval times but it shows the aspects like Revenge, Betrayal, Trust, Thirst for blood. Guts Steeling his resolve, he takes up the monstrous blade Dragonslayer and vows to exact vengeance on the one responsible, hunting down the very man he once looked up to and considered a friend.
5. Blade of immortal
Blade of Immortal is a fantasy-based anime. To atone for his crimes, Manji resolves to kill one thousand evil men. After killing thousands of evil men he can be released of this curse of immortality. Soon 16-year-old girl requests Manji’s assistance in killing those who slaughtered her parents. Initially reluctant, Manji refuses Rin’s desperate plea. However, owing to her evident lack of strength, Manji changes his mind and agrees to protect Rin for four years. With this partnership set in stone, the two embark on a perilous journey of bloodshed, vengeance, and redemption, each to fulfill their own life’s cause.
Castlevania is not your usual anime. It’s actually based on a video game. It’s a story of revenge. When the wife of Dracula was burned he swore to punish those who wronged his wife and take his revenge. Although opposing him was his own son, a magician, and a monster hunter. Castlevania is a horror action-adventure animated series set in a dark fantasy Medieval world.
7. Yona of the dawn
Princess Yona lives a life of luxury and ease, completely sheltered from the problems of the seemingly peaceful Kingdom of Kouka; however, the sudden murder of the king and betrayal of her beloved cousin Su-won places Yona escaped with her bodyguard. The naïve princess soon discovers that her kingdom is not the idyllic place she envisioned it to be.
8. Redo of healer
Keyaru who specialized in healing all injuries regardless of severity was subjected to years of seemingly endless hellish torture and abuse. By collecting memories of everyone he healed he became stronger than anyone else. But it was too late to do everything so to take his revenge he reminded back to the time before he began to suffer his horrible fate. With the only purpose to take revenge on everyone who wronged him.
9. Attack on titan
After witnessing a horrific personal loss at the hands of the invading creatures, Eren Yeager dedicates his life to eradicating the mercilessTitans outside the protection of the walls. The story follows Eren, along with Mikasa Ackerman and his childhood friend Armin Arlert, as they join the brutal war against the titans and race to discover a way of defeating them before the last walls are breached.
10. Black butler
Ciel to take revenge upon those who wronged him formed a contract with a demon who will eventually get his soul in exchange he will help him to take revenge for his parent’s death. The demon is known as Sebastian is one hell of a butler, but he is also the perfect servant to carry out his master’s orders all the while anticipating the delicious meal he will eventually make of Ciel’s soul. As the two work to unravel the mystery behind Ciel’s chain of misfortunes, a bond forms between them that neither heaven nor hell can tear apart. Ciel is known as the Guard dog of the queen, he will do anything to get the job done.
11. Ruroni Kenshin
Hitokiri Battousai, Feared as a merciless killer, was unmatched throughout the country, but mysteriously disappeared at the peak of the Japanese Revolution. It has been ten peaceful years since then, but the very mention of Battousai still strikes terror into the hearts of war veterans. Unbeknownst to them, Battousai has abandoned his bloodstained lifestyle to repent for his sins, now living as Kenshin Himura, a wandering swordsman with a cheerful attitude and a strong will. Vowing never to kill again, Kenshin dedicates himself to protecting the weak.
12. Legends of Arslan
When the king is betrayed by one of his most trusted officials, the Persian army is decimated and the capital city of Ecbatana is besieged. With the army in shambles and the enemy out for his head, Arslan is forced to go on the run. With a respected general by his side, Daryun, Arslan soon sets off on a journey in search of allies that will help him take back his home. However, the enemies that the prince faces are far from limited to just those occupying his kingdom. Armies of other kingdoms stand ready to conquer Ecbatana. Moreover, the mastermind behind Lusitania’s victory, an enigmatic man hiding behind a silver mask, poses a dangerous threat to Arslan and his company as he possesses a secret that could jeopardize Arslan’s right to succession.
13. 91 DAYS
Angelo has witnessed a tragic incident where his parents and younger brother have been mercilessly slaughtered by the mafia family. With the new name of Avilio, he leaves the town and goes into hiding. After Seven years Avilio finally has his chance for revenge, so he befriends the son of the mafia who killed his family. Thus beginning his bloodstained path of vengeance.
14. Gun Grave
An anime is about two best friends, Brandon and Harry who were once partners in crime. They both wanted to reach the top of a mafia syndicate, however, Harry decided to betray Brandon and kill him. Thirteen years later, Brandon is resurrected from the grave and sets out his plan for revenge against the syndicate and his once best friend, Harry. Gungrave is an exhilarating anime with many intense moments that will keep you on edge wanting to watch more and more as the story progresses.
15. Skip Beat!
Skip Beat! is a more light-hearted anime in comparison to the other anime on this list. It follows the story of Kyouko Mogami, who loves her childhood friend, whom she helps to support his career and dream. But he thinks of her as nothing but a free servant. Heartbroken and filled with anger and working tirelessly to arrange money for him, she vows to take revenge on him by becoming a bigger star than he will be. Skip Beat! takes the revenge concept in a more entertaining and humorous way.
There we have our top 15 best revenge anime. Although they are not in any order. You can tell us about your top revenge anime below in the comments section. Also, tell us if we have forgotten some anime that could have been in the top 15 list. And if you like any other list or want to read a review about a specific anime please tell us we’ll definitely work on that.