Top 15 Best Romance Comedy Anime 2021
Romantic Comedy is one of the most wholesome genres in anime. It has a tendency to make us laugh and cry at the same time. RomComs are filled with emotions and more so comical romance that we just can’t seem to get enough of. And the year 2021 just started off with one of the best seasons in anime. Where 2020 seemed to have lacked in variety and just plain old good shows, 2021, right off the bat, gave us some of the best anime of the year that we have not seen in a very long time.
Since 2021 had a great start, let’s just go through some of the best Romantic Comedy Anime you can expect this year.
Don’t Toy with Me, Miss Nagatoro follows the story of Hachioji Naoto, who constantly gets bullied by his Kouhai, Nagatoro Hayase. She loves to tease her Senpai in the most merciless way possible. And Naoto, slightly fearful of Nagatoro, gets roped into her antics every so ever.
Tonikaku Kawaii was one of the sweetest Romcoms of 2020. And now, in 2021, we will be getting a special Ova that will further the story of Nasa and Tsukasa as they continue their everyday life as a young, newlywed couple.
The Way of The Househusband tells the story of a legendary Yakuza who now lives his life as a househusband. At the peak of his career, Tatsu was renowned in the underworld for his skill and the ability to take down a rival gang with nothing but a lead pipe.
After disappearing for a while, Tatsu resurfaces with a change of profession. Now equipped with an apron and kitchen knives, he strives to survive the battlefield known as the supermarket. And live the normal life of a stay-at-home husband.
After being rejected by his long-time office crush, Hashimoto stumbles across a high school girl on his way back home. Drunk and cursing his life, Hashimoto tells the young girl to go home since it’s dangerous out at night. But to his surprise, the young high schooler starts flirting with him to let her spend the night at his apartment. Hashimoto rejects her advances however, still not being able to think straight, he allows her to spend the night at his apartment. Sparking out a very interesting relationship between a runaway high school girl and an adult salaryman.
11. The Detective Is Already Dead
Kimizuka Kimihiko likes to avoid trouble. He does not want to get involved with anything out of the ordinary. But being a crisis magnet, trouble seems to find him everywhere. From witnessing a drug deal to getting stuck with a crime scene, Kimizuka gets forced to go on a long journey around the globe by a detective named Siesta as her assistant.
Now, after her death, Kimizuka starts living a normal life as a high schooler. But then suddenly one day a mysterious girl, who looks very similar to siesta, comes crashing down his somewhat peaceful life.
10. Date A Live IV
Date A Live IV continues the story of Shidou Itsuka as he tries to maintain his previous relationships with the Spirits and continues on his journey to seal their powers. While on the way, also uncovering the truth about the origin of the Spirits.
9. The Romcom Where The Childhood Friend Won’t Lose!
Maru Sueharu is a normal 17-year-old high schooler who dreams of having a girlfriend. But even after getting confessed by his long-time childhood friend, Kuroha, he stays single for the sake of his crush, Kachi Shirokusa, who is an award-winning author renowned as the school’s idol.
But before Maru could confess his feelings for Kachi, he finds out that Kachi has gotten herself in a relationship. Now out for revenge, Maru plans a get back at Kachi for betraying him, with none other than the childhood friend he previously rejected.
The second season of My Next Life as a Villainess: All Routes Lead to Doom is set to continue the story of Claes Katarina as she tries to avoid Doom and continue her new life in the fantasy world.
7. The Duke of Death and His Maid
A cursed Duke lives in a huge mansion with nothing but a maid and a butler to accompany him. Struck with an affliction that kills everything he touches; he is forced to live his day in solitude and spend his time loitering around in the Manor. But, to add to the twist, his young maid Alice tends to constantly harass her young master with every chance she gets.
But their time in the mansion is limited, as the duke needs to break his curse as soon as possible to go back to his family and regain his position as the rightful heir.
6. Taishou Maiden Fairytale
Having wealth and power, Tamahiko wanted nothing more than love and affection his entire life. But after his mother’s death and crippling his right arm in an accident, he secludes himself in the countryside in dread and waits for his death.
But one day, he gets a surprise visitor, Tachibana Yuzuki, who claims to have been sent by his father to be his bride. Now with a new light in his world, Tamahiko starts coming out of his dread and begins to have an even more pleasant time with his lovely companion.
5. Re: Construction the Elfrieden Kingdom Tales of Realistic Brave
Following his summoning to a new fantasy world, Kazuya Souma quickly gets tangled up in the politics of the Elfrieden kingdom. The King immediately recognizes Souma’s ability to govern and abdicates his throne to the young Hero. And Souma who is still figuring out what to do also gets betrothed to the princess as the new ruler of the kingdom.
Now with the responsibility of a Kingdom on his shoulders, Souma is challenged with getting his famine-ridden kingdom back on its feet, while also juggling through his new relationship with the young princess.
Fruits Basket: The Final is the 3rd season of Fruits Basket, which is set to conclude the story of Tohru, Kyo, and Yuki.
3. It’s Too Sick to Call this Love
Amakusa Ryou is a high spec businessman who loves women. When he is not at his next meeting, Ryou is out flirting with every woman that comes his way. But, a chance encounter with his little sister’s best friend, Arima Ichika, changes something in him.
First time madly in love, Ryou chooses almost too direct of a means to get his feeling across to Arima, only to get rejected by the disgusted high schooler who takes no qualms in rebuffing his advances.
The second season of Quintessential Quintuplets, continuing Fuutarou’s efforts to make his students graduate.
The legendary adaptation of the classic Romcom Horimiya tells the story of Hori and Miyamura, as they both overcome their differences. And become more intimate with each other while also juggling through loves triangles and different troubles that surround their new relationship.
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