List of the Best Anime Series to Watch in 2023
2023 will see the arrival of numerous stunning new works, making it an incredible year for anime fans. Last year's list included unique titles like Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Season 2, Lycoris Recoil and Chainsaw Man, to name a few - proving that 2020 was quite the eventful one! More than 100 new series are released annually, offering something unique to every viewer. Thanks to modern streaming services, these shows can be enjoyed in any corner of the world simultaneously with their original release date too!
The upcoming 2023 will be filled with a cornucopia of anime - from brand-new adaptations, continuing favorite franchises, and even the revival of beloved classics. This will undoubtedly be an incredible anime season!
Please stay up to date on the latest anime episodes and trends with our list of 2023's best anime series! This guide will keep you at the forefront of newly released shows, so whether you're an avid fan or a newcomer, you'll always know what to watch next. Plus, we'll update this list all year long - so stay tuned for more must-see classics!
- Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Season 3)
The critically acclaimed material Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has captivated the hearts of manga and anime fans throughout the globe. Fans all over are eager to witness what transpires in its upcoming third season, Swordsmith Village Arc - scheduled for release in spring 2023!
Behold the newest, most exciting dark fantasy anime series of 2019! It all began with 26 episodes in Season 1 and was followed by Mugen Train Arc's sequel movie, released in 2020. Recently, Entertainment District Arc launched its second season with 11 episodes for 2021. Get ready to join Tanjiro and his friends Nezuko, Zenitsu, and Inosuke as they venture into the world of Hashira characters and discover more about the powerful Twelve Kizuki demons.
Season: Spring of 2023
- Attack on Titan (Season 4 Part 3)
Attack on Titan has become one of the most iconic anime series of 2023, with its grand finale in Season 4 Part 3. Wit Studio created the first three seasons consisting of 59 episodes from 2013-2019, while Mappa picked up to conclude it in 2022 with Attack on Titan Season 4 Part 3. 28 captivating and mysterious episodes between 2020-2022 have led us right into this final part, where we will be finding out what fate awaits Eren Yeager and his dark fantasy journey that began long ago.
- Oshi no Ko
Get ready for 2023, anime fans! Oshi no Ko is set to be a significant hit thanks to its thrilling manga series, which has been released in Weekly Young Jump since 2020. Written by Aka Akasaka—the creative force behind Kaguya-sama: Love Is War—this slice-of-life drama follows popular idol girl Ai Hoshino and her mysterious hidden agenda. Every story arc promises unexpected excitement you won't miss out on!
Season: Spring of 2023
- SpyXFamily (Season 2)
SpyXFamily is undoubtedly one of the most buzzworthy series for 2022 and will continue to be a key figure in Japanese anime culture into 2023. After its successful manga debut on Shonen Jump+ back in 2019, it quickly became adapted as an animated show last year that left fans eagerly anticipating what was next – which has now been confirmed, with Season 2 set to air at the start of 2023! With the previous thrilling season, it's easy to see why the fake spy family is so beloved, and Anna's cuteness only adds to its charm! Even better news - a Spy × Family movie has been officially confirmed for release soon.
- Jujutsu Kaisen (Season 2)
Good news! Several fan-favourite anime series from recent years are slated to return in 2023. Jujutsu Kaisen, one such smash hit, is set for its second season this summer. Premiering back in 2020 and 2021 with 24 episodes, the show was adapted from a weekly Shonen Jump manga series that's still ongoing today. The first movie adaptation of Jujutsu Kaisen 0 was released just last year, so there should be plenty more where that came from soon enough! Aside from our protagonist Yuji Itadori, the second season also examines his mentor Satoru Gojo, the most formidable sorcerer.
Season: Summer of 2023
- Ranking of Kings (Season 2)
The much-loved anime series Ranking of Kings: Treasure Chest of Courage)is set to return with a second season in the spring of 2023. Adapted from its namesake manga published between 2017 and 2022, this heartwarming tale has captivated both young and old alike. Season 2 promises to bring fans new episodes featuring Bojji's new adventures that were not included in the previous season - making it an unmissable event for any Rank King enthusiast!
Season: Spring of 2023