Top 15 Best Romance Fantasy Anime 2021
2021 has been a great year for anime so far. In just the first quarter of 2021, we have seen some great shows like Attack on Titan S4, Jujutsu Kaisen, Mushoku Tensei Jobless Reincarnation, Horimiya, and many more.
The list keeps on going, and even better shows are expected to come out this year. Whether you are a fan of Shounen or Shoujo, a good romance story with elements of fantasy mixed in is something everyone can enjoy.
So, let us take a look at some of the best Romance Fantasy anime coming out this year. And without any further wait, let’s just get into it.
15. Uzumaki: Spiral into Horror
To start things off, we have Uzumaki by none other than the infamous horror Mangaka, Junji Ito. It follows the story of Goshima Kirie and her boyfriend, Saitou Shuuichi, who wants nothing but to leave his town.
Saitou reveals the fact that his father has been acting weirdly obsessed with Spirals lately. And the whole town is getting creepy, day by day with spirals everywhere. But unbeknownst to them, a chain of horrible events has already been set in motion that is set to plunge their whole town down to a twisting madness.
14. Immemorial Love For You 2nd Season
Immemorial Love For You Season 2 is set around the story of a reincarnated make-up artist and a young-looking guy who seems to be the descendant of a long-forgotten alien civilization. Finally reunited after 2500 years, the second season is set to further the story of a dynamic love-hate relationship.
13. Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? III OVA
Danmachi or Is it Wrong to Try and Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon is making a comeback in 2021 with a new Ova that is set to follow a side story, showcasing the Onsen in the Great Labyrinth City of Orario.
12. Kaguya-sama: Love is War OVA
Kaguya-sama: Love is War Ova is another great gem on this list. The anime special will be featuring new character designs and is also expected to provide a precursor to Season 3, which is planned to be coming out sometime in 2022.
11. Farewell, My Dear Cramer Movie: First Touch
Onda Nozomi is a young teen who loves to play soccer. But no matter how good she gets, the official matches are dominated by the physically superior male players. Confronted by her own weakness and provocation by one of her friends. Onda makes up her mind to face the male leads head-on and somehow beat them at their own game.
10. Spirit Chronicles
Amakawa Haruto suddenly wakes up in the body of a young boy living in the slums of Bertram Kingdom. Now named Rio, and sharing the young boy’s mind and body, Haruto starts his new life as a child in another world.
But given his past experience, and the powerful ability to use magic, the fate of Rio changes drastically as he saves Bertram’s young princess and gets the chance to enroll in the Royal Academy.
9. Bottom-Tier Character Tomozaki
Even though Fumiya Tomozaki is Japan’s best player in the online game, TackFam. He lacks any social skills and lives his life as a loner high school student. But one day he plans to meet with another Top-tier TackFam player, who surprisingly turns out to be his much popular classmate, Aoi Hinami.
Aoi, perplexed by Tomozaki’s lack of social ability, decides to help him overcome his social awkwardness, sparking a new chapter in Tomozaki’s life filled with more friends, and a lot more embarrassing–exhausting social interactions.
8. Kanojo mo Kanojo
As Mukai Naoya starts dating his longtime childhood friend, Saki Saki, he gets a surprising confession by Nagisa Minase. Not being able to reject Nagisa, Naoya decides to date both of these girls at the same time.
Saki at first objects to Naoya’s two-timing, but soon gives in to Nagisa and Naoya’s persistence. This sparks the start of Naoya’s 3-way love affair that deviates from the social norms.
7. Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out! 2nd Season
The second season of Uzaki-chan WA Asobitai! will continue the wholesome relationship between the loud Uzaki and her reserved sempai, Sakurai.
6. Sword Art Online: Progressive
Sword Art Online: Progressive is the retelling of the original SAO season 1 from Asuna’s perspective and is set out to fix a lot of the issues that plagued the first season.
5. The Saint’s Magic Power is Omnipotent
When a summoning ritual to bring forth a saint, summons two people over. One of the summoned girls, Sei, gets ignored in preference to the second girl.
Not fazed by this unfair treatment, Sei sets up her own potion shop in the middle of the busy town and starts selling cosmetic items along with magical potions through her newfound powers. Not keen on raising suspicions, Sei wants to live an easy life, but her Saint status seems to have something else in store for her.
4. Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Eternal
A reboot of the original Sailor Moon anime that will be covering the Dream arc.
3. Beastars: Season 2
The second season of Beastars covers Louis and Legoshi’s strife as they delve more into the matter of Tem and his killer. While Legoshi also tries to sort through his feelings for the little white rabbit named Haru.
2. Rent-A-Girlfriend: Season 2
Kanojo Okarishimasu Season 2 or Rent-A-Girlfriend Season 2 is set to continue the relationship of Kazuya and Chizuru as they get closer. And their relationship gets even more complicated as time goes on.
And lastly, we have one of the best romance anime that has come out this year, Horimiya. It follows the story of the much popular—outspoken Hori-san and the unpopular–gloomy-looking Miyamura-Kun. Now both of these characters have a secret that they can’t reveal to anyone else. For Hori-san, it’s her little brother that she has to take care of every day after school. And Miyamura has body long tattoos that cover half of his torso and arm, along with piercings that he hides from everyone.
Oddly opposite, yet somehow similar, the two start spending more time with one another and start developing a more intimate relationship with one another.
Thank you for reading!