Top 10 Upcoming Anime in 2021 – Opinion List

Many new animes are made previously, and they are distributed all over the glove constantly in decades. An anime is a popular TV show and movie for both Japanese as well as international people. Some of the animes that were supposed to be aired in 2020 are postponed until the next year due to the spread of the pandemic COVID-19.

Here is the list of few upcoming anime which are going to be released in 2021.

1. Dr. Stone Season 2 

On Air: from January 2021

Dr. Stone has announced its release date for Season 2. It was revealed previously that the second season of the anime would be coming in January as part of the Winter 2021 season. Because of the newest issue of Shueisha’s Weekly Shonen Jump, Season 2 will be released on January 14th in Japan. Fans all over the world except Japan will be able to stream the new series with Crunchyroll. Funimation also confirmed that they will be launching a SimulDub of the new season later.

The new season will be coming up with a new pair of opening and ending themes. The new opening theme titled “Rakuen,” is performed by Fujifabric, as well as the new ending theme titled “Koe?,” is performed by Hatena. It will also bring a new character who will be joining the Tsukasa Empire as well with Kensho Ono.

2. The Quintessential Quintuplets 2nd Season 

On Air: from January 2021

The second season is scheduled to start its broadcasting on TBS in Japan from January 2021. Kaori will be taking over the direction from season one director Satoshi Kuwabara. The series is being produced at Bibury Animation Studio. Keiichiro Ochi is returning as the series composer from the previous season.

 3. Non-Non-Biyori Nonstop 

On Air: from January 2021

The story of the anime centers around five students in Asahigaoka Branch School, all of them are differentiated by their vivid personalities and hobbies, and also their carefree lives in the countryside of Asahigaoka. The countryside of Asahigaoka is a place lacking the conveniences that people are accustomed to.

4. Shaman King 

On Air: from April 2021

The Shaman King manga was originally published in Weekly Shonen Jump between 1998 and 2004. The chapters of the show were collected and released in 32 different tankobon volumes by Shueisha. The manga was later reprinted in 27 different tankobon volumes having the title Shaman King Kanzen-Ban. The True ending was the concluding part of the series. The sequel is currently publishing in Shonen Magazine Edge. The fourth volume was published on 17th June 2020. The story of the series follows the adventures of Yoh Asakura as he attempts to become the Shaman King by winning the Fight.

5. Re: Zero − Starting Life in Another World Season 2 Part 2

On Air: from July 2021

It is an anime adapted from a light novel series which was written by Tappei Nagatsuki. The series was illustrated by Shinichirou Otsuka. It was announced that a second season was in production on March 23, 2019. The cast and staff will return their roles for the next season. The release of the next season was scheduled to premiere in April 2020. But it was delayed to July 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The season will be divided into two parts. The first half was already released on July 8, 2020, and the second half will be premiering in January 2021.

6. Mushoku Tensei 

On Air: 2021

Mushoku Tensei is a Japanese light novel series directed by Rifujin na Magonote. The story is about a jobless and hopeless man who took rebirth in a fantasy world while keeping all his memories. He was determined to live his new life without regrets and any pains. The anime is set to premiere on January 10, 2021.

7. Mars Red

On Air: 2021

Mars Red is an upcoming Japanese anime television series that is produced by Signal. The story is based on a stage reading play which was written by Bun-O Fujisawa. The series is currently scheduled to premiere in April 2021. Mars Red took place in 1923, and when vampires have existed for quite a while. As if now, the number of vampires is increasing and a suspicious, artificial blood source appeared. The government of Japan created a named “Code Zero,” which is a unit within which the army was tasked with taking down the vampiric forces. And to find a better way to track down the vampire. This unit was created by Lieutenant General Nakajima. The unit has historically been in the war but has been reassigned to solve the vampire crisis. 

8. Tokyo Revengers 

On Air: 2021

It is a Japanese manga series that is written as well as illustrated by Ken Wakui. It was published in Kodansha’s Weekly Magazine in March 2017. The anime is set to premiere in 2021. The life of Takemichi Hanagaki is at an all-time low. When he thought it couldn’t get worse, then he finds out that Hinata Tachibana, who is his ex-girlfriend, was murdered by the Tokyo Manji Gang. While wondering where it all went wrong, he suddenly finds himself traveling through time, and he ended up 12 years in the past. At that time he was still in a relationship with her. He realized that he has a chance to save her, he resolves to invade the Tokyo Manji Gang and he climbed the ranks to rewrite the future and save her girlfriend from her tragic fate.

9. Kemono Jihen 

On Air: 2021

The series starts with a series of animal bodies that disintegrate away after a single night in a remote mountain village area. Inugami, who is a detective from Tokyo who specializes in witchcraft, is called to investigate the case. While working on the case, he became friends with a strange boy who worked in the field every day instead of going to school. He was shunned by his peers and nicknamed him Dorotabo that lives in the mud. The boy helps Inugami uncover the truth behind the killings. The supernatural forces are at work.

10. Renmei Kugun Koku Maho Ongaku-Tai Luminous Witches 

On Air: 2021

Renmei Kuugun Koukuu Mahou Ongaku-Tai Luminous Witches are also known as Idol Witches. It is an upcoming anime which is featuring a group of witches known as the Music Squadron. The anime is set to be premiered in 2021. These girls are members of a unique aviation group. The group brings peace of mind and heal the hearts of the people who have fought against the Neuroi and also to the people who were hunted out from their hometowns around the world.