24 Must-See Anime Like Sword Art Online (Updated 2020)

Updated on April 12, 2020
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The Best Anime Like SAO
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Sword Art Online—An Action-Fantasy Anime

Anime lovers who are also fond of MMORPGs were excited to find out that Sword Art Online, the Japanese light novel series, has been adapted into an anime. Although there are a lot of criticisms about the overall quality of Sword Art Online, there is no doubt that it is well-liked by many anime fans.

Plot summary

The Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (VRMMORPG), Sword Art Online (SAO), is released in the year 2022. It allows players to control their in-game characters with their minds, using a virtual reality helmet called Nerve Gear. The players' excitement turns into horror as they soon discover that they cannot log out of the game. They are informed by Kayaba Akihiko, the creator of SAO, that the only way to return to the real world is to reach the 100th floor and defeat the final boss.

The catch? If their in-game characters die, they also die in real life.

If you loved Sword Art Online, you should also check out some of the anime below!

Anime Similar to Sword Art Online

  1. Overlord
  2. Accel World
  3. Log Horizon
  4. Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash
  5. Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?
  6. Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku
  7. That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime
  8. In Another World with My Smartphone
  9. Btooom!
  10. .hack//SIGN
  11. How Not to Summon a Demon Lord
  12. And You Thought There is Never a Girl Online?
  13. KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!
  14. Re:ZERO - Starting Life in Another World
  15. The King's Avatar
  16. Problem Children Are Coming from Another World, Aren't They?
  17. The Rising of Shield Hero
  18. Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online
  19. No Game No Life
  20. Mirai Nikki
  21. Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk
  22. Guilty Crown
  23. Kaze no Stigma
  24. Hunter x Hunter

1. Overlord

Overlord now ranks as one of the most popular anime series of all time—and for good reason! This isn't your ordinary "player stuck in an online game" show. Overlord makes things interesting by telling a story of how it would be like if it's a villain that ends up getting stuck in the game. The unique mix of characters and personalities makes the show exciting and unpredictable.

2. Accel World

If you're a hardcore anime fan, then you've probably heard a ton of theories surrounding the link between SAO and Accel World. The two shows are set in the same universe apparently, just at different timelines. It's widely believed that NerveGear was the first generation of the tech used in Accel World.

Plot Teaser

Haruyuki Arita is a student who is often bullied at school, which causes him to have low self-esteem. He turns to playing squash to free his mind from his miserable life but everything changes when Haruyuki meets Kuroyukihime, the most popular girl in school. She introduces Haruyuki to a secret program called Brain Burst.

Haruyuki soon finds out that Brain Burst is not only a program that speeds up the cognitive process, but it is actually a Virtual Reality Massively Multiplayer Online (VRMMO) Fighting Game, where people fight each other to gain Burst Points, which can be used for acceleration abilities in the real world.

Haruyuki and Kuroyukihime join forces to reach Level 10 within Brain Burst, meet the creator, and find out the real purpose of the secret program.

3. Log Horizon

This is an anime that often gets compared with SAO. In fact, you will see tons of discussions comparing Sword Art Online and Log Horizon all over the Internet. The main similarity is that both take place inside a MMORPG. It is important to note, however, that even though both series feature the same setting and characters fighting in-game to return to their normal lives, the stories are entirely different.

Plot Teaser

The MMORPG, Elder Tale, has been a phenomenal success following its eleventh expansion pack. The game has grown its user base to millions of players. The next expansion pack, however, surprises thirty thousand players as they suddenly find themselves wearing their in-game avatars. They soon realize that they are inside the game they love. Shiroe, a gamer who is socially challenged in real life, teams up with other players to take on the challenges in their way.

4. Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash

Kirito being too overpowered is one of the primary criticisms about Sword Art Online. Many fans also dislike the harem elements, which could prove to be a bit too much at certain points. These two issues aren't present in Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash. Here's a show you should definitely watch if you're more into team-oriented battles instead of one character dominating everything.

5. Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?

During the early parts of SAO, you were probably looking forward to watching Kirito get stronger and climb up the tower until reaching the top floor. But instead, we see him on the top floors almost immediately. The good news is that Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? strays from this kind of storytelling. The main character ramps up his fighting skills until he obtains a special ability that enables him to work his way deeper into the dungeon.

6. Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku

As soon as you watch the first few episodes of Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku, it's hard not to compare it with SAO. The game mechanics where you can't log out, the importance of maintaining your HP to avoid real-life death, and the need to figure out a way to escape virtual reality—these elements can be seen in both shows. The main character is also overpowered and, much like Kirito, seems to have a thing for girls fantasizing about him.

7. That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime

It's evident how OP Rimuru Tempest is from the beginning, and he gets even stronger as the show goes on. Just like Kirito, Rimuru develops his own army. That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime also has strong harem elements, and the story gets darker toward the end which many SAO fans would likely appreciate.

8. In Another World with My Smartphone

Mochizuki Touya shares many similarities with Kirito. After getting struck by lightning, he finds himself transported to another world where he possesses superpowers and a smartphone. Touya is overpowered as well, and he likes to use his skills to help others. There are plenty of fight sequences in which he fights alongside female characters.

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9. Btooom!

It's easy to see why Btooom! is often compared to SAO. Both male protagonists have unmatched passion for the game they love. Ryota Sakamoto suddenly finds himself stuck in the game, and he must find a way to return home with the help of fellow players.

Plot Teaser

Ryota Sakamoto, 22 years old, is unemployed and lives with his mother. There is only one thing that he excels at, which is playing a combat game called Btooom!.

One day, he wakes up in a tropical island and has no idea how or why he got there. He sees someone and asks for help, but the stranger responds by throwing a bomb at him. He realizes that he is trapped in what seems to be a real world version of Btooom!. Ryota meets Himiko, another Btooom! player, who is his in-game wife.

Can Ryota make good use of his gaming skills now that his actual life depends on it?

10. .hack//SIGN

Many say that SAO is based on the .hack series. This alone should be enough to pique your interest, especially if you love the virtual reality MMO genre. .hack//SIGN also does not have a lot of action sequences. The story revolves around gradually revealing the secrets of a game until the main protagonist finally discovers the reason he can't log out.

Plot Teaser

Tsukasa wakes up inside a game called The World. He is unable to recall anything that happened prior to his awakening. Suspected as a hacker, he realizes that he cannot log out of the game. Tsukasa wanders around and finds an item in the form of a “guardian,” which protects him from all harm. Other players learn about his situation including the leader of the Crimson Knights, Subaru. They try to find an answer to Tsuakasa’s problem before it's too late.

11. How Not to Summon a Demon Lord

This Isekai series features a male protagonist who gets summoned as Demon Lord Diablo. From the first few minutes of the show, you'll see similarities with SAO, particularly when Diablo begins forming a harem. The show contains several action scenes that keep things interesting to watch despite Diablo being too strong compared to all the characters.

12. And You Thought There Is Never a Girl Online?

One reason why And You Thought There Is Never a Girl Online? is so interesting to watch is the fact that the characters try to act as their real selves within the game. Just like Sword Art Online, you'll find many female characters fighting with one male protagonist. Although it doesn't have a lot of dark and dramatic scenes, it still has its fair share of similarities to SAO.

13. KonoSuba: God's Blessing on This Wonderful World!

If you want an anime like SAO but more light-hearted, then look no further than KonoSuba. The story is set in a fantasy world with video game mechanics. It still follows the typical direction of the male protagonist having to deal with different obstacles to accomplish his goal, but KonoSuba does this while inserting lots of hilarious scenes. While it's more of a comedy than a virtual reality anime, this show is well worth checking out.

14. Re:ZERO - Starting Life in Another World

Here's another show where the main character finds himself in a fantasy world. Unlike SAO, however, the protagonist doesn't start out strong. He soon gains a special ability and gets surrounded by female characters, although his eyes are set to only one girl. If you want a show with less romance and more dark and psychological moments, Re:Zero should be the next one on your list.

15. The King's Avatar (Quan Zhi Gao Shou)

SAO and The King's Avatar both tell the story of skilled gamers in MMORPG settings. Although The King's Avatar focuses on eSports instead of being stuck in a video game, the show can be compared to SAO especially when it comes to the main characters. The plots take different directions. If you want something with heavy emphasis on action scenes, then give this one a shot. Not to mention, the main character is more relatable since he loses everything at the beginning and works his way back to the top.

16. Problem Children are Coming from Another World, Aren't They?

This show follows three of the characters as they enter a game-like fantasy world called Little Garden. The male protagonist is overpowered just like Kirito. And if you liked the second half of SAO, you'll find that it gives the same vibe when watching Mondaiji-tachi. The art and animation are also comparable to Sword Art Online.

17. The Rising of the Shield Hero

SAO and The Rising of the Shield Hero starts out in the same fashion, with the male protagonist suffering from a traumatic experience of being placed in an unfamiliar world, only to find comfort in a female character they meet later on. Naofumi Iwatani isn't as strong as Kirito at first, but he soon forms a party with mostly female characters to help him complete various objectives.

18. Sword Art Online Alternative: Gun Gale Online

You probably know that this one's coming. There isn't much to say about Gun Gale Online since it's a spin-off, so similarities with SAO are almost inevitable. Some fans would say that GGO is actually a better version of the original, while many would say otherwise. If you loved SAO, though, this show is a must-watch.

19. No Game No Life

No Game No Life is a relatively new anime series that was released on April 9, 2014. Online anime communities are littered with discussions comparing SAO and No Game No Life—again because both anime have the same setting. This anime, however, doesn’t have as much action since it is more of an adventure-themed, supernatural anime. It has many comedy scenes and fun games which make it very enjoyable to watch.

Plot Teaser

No Game No Life follows the story of siblings Sora and Shiro who are known for being great gamers but are reclusive and unsocial in real life. They are a member of “Blank,” a mysterious group of gamers who do not lose in any of their games. One day, they are summoned into a world where everything is decided through games and in which humanity is driven to one remaining city. It is now up to Sora and Shiro to defeat the leader and save the human race.

20. Mirai Nikki (Future Diary)

This psychological thriller may not seem anything like SAO, but it actually does share some striking similarities, including a main character who isn’t very good with people and suddenly finds himself in a dire situation. He makes friends in the game, only to lose them later on because of the game itself.

Plot Teaser

The story follows Yuki Amano, a socially awkward boy who prefers to write in his diary or talk with his imaginary friend, Deus Ex Machina. One fateful day, he learns that Deus Ex Machina is more than just a figment of his imagination. Deus gives him a diary containing events that will happen in the next 90 days. Asked to participate in a battle against twelve other people, each equipped with a future diary, Yuki needs to find a way to kill all his opponents and prevent the Apocalypse on the ninetieth day.

21. Tower of Druaga: The Aegis of Uruk

This anime is similar to Sword Art Online in the sense that both take place in a tower-like setting, in which the characters need to get to a certain floor before being able to move on to the next. The ultimate goal, of course, is to reach the last floor and defeat the final boss. Tower of Druaga also features many RPG elements such as hunting for rare items, forming parties, and leveling up.

Plot Teaser

The anime begins during the Third Summer of Anu, a period when the powers of the monsters in the Tower wanes. People take advantage of this and set up camp inside—securing their stronghold within the Tower with the ultimate goal of reaching the top. The armies of Uruk Kingdom lead the pack, but adventurers known as “climbers” hop on their quest as well, attracted by the rumored Blue Crystal Rod found on the very last floor. Jill is one of the new climbers, seeking to reach the top of the Tower and defeat the Evil Lord Druaga.

22. Guilty Crown

Guilty Crown may not be set in virtual reality, but I can't help but be reminded of Kirito when I see Shu Ouma engage in action. Both of them are thrust into war and ultimately become the most powerful. Things get more interesting when you factor in the strong female characters from the two shows. Although they can stand for themselves, both females soon find themselves in situations from which the male protagonists must save them.

Plot Teaser

On December 24, 2029 a biological hazard known as the Apocalypse Virus descends over Japan. This is later referred to as the Lost Christmas of 2029. Because of the gravity of the outbreak, Japan seeks international help and the United Nations responds by sending the GHQ to help them. After containing the outbreak, Japan is put under the powers of the GHQ.

The story follows Shu Ouma, a high school student who inadvertently obtains a rare and great power, The Right Hand of the Kings. This ability allows him to extract voids from other people, weapons that are the manifestations of peoples' hearts. He meets a girl named Yuzuriha Inori, a member of the rebel group called Undertakers, which seeks to restore the independence of Japan.

With the ability he has mistakenly gained, he is now thrown in the middle of the conflict and must liberate his nation once again.

23. Kaze no Stigma

Alright, I'll be the first to admit that Kaze no Stigma isn't anywhere near the same genre as SAO. Despite that, I think it's well worth watching. If possible, try reading the light novel series as well. The anime adaptation is considerably less brutal, but this doesn't take away from its fantastic storyline.

Plot Teaser

Yagami Kazuma belongs to the Kannagi family, well known as masters of the Fire technique. However, Kazuma is cast out of his family after being defeated by a distant relative, Ayano, in a match in which the winner would wield Enraiha, Blaze Lightning Supremacy.

Kazuma returns four years later as a master of Fujutsu, or the Wind technique. He is reunited with Ayano and his younger brother Ren. Soon, however, Kannagi family members are murdered, and the weapon is eventually discovered to be Fujutsu.

Kazuma, with Ayano beside him, now has to prove that he is not responsible for the murders.

24. Hunter x Hunter

This one's a bit of a stretch as well, but Hunter x Hunter features some RPG elements. You can even draw a comparison when you consider Gon and Killua playing Greed Island and finding out that it's actually set in the real world.

Plot Teaser

Hunter x Hunter follows a young boy named Gon, who discovers that his father, Ging, whom he thought was dead, is actually alive. In fact, Ging is a legendary hunter, someone who has proven to be an elite member of society. Gon embarks on a long journey to find his father, soon realizing that he wants to become a hunter as well.

After turning 12, he takes on the Hunter exam, even after learning that many applicants end up dying. He meets several friends, including the silent but deadly Kurapika, the funny but very skilled Leorio, and the ex-assassin Killua. Their friendship is put to test as many trials and threats come their way.

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    • profile image

      Sssss 

      5 weeks ago

      Any shows like SAO but actually good? I like the premise but SAO is one of the worst mainstream anime I've seen in my life.

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      nivh 

      2 months ago

      bofuri

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      Nate 

      2 months ago

      Add bofuri

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      Random person 

      3 months ago

      Dont forget bofuri

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      Mangafans 

      3 months ago

      How about solo leveling? Its good

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      Dark 

      4 months ago

      The thing same to SAO is:

      Accel World: VR game (the link they use is the later version after the Nervegear appears in SAO, like nervegear is the base for the VR device in Accel World.

      Log Horizon: Stuck in the Game

      No Game No Life: is this really same as SAO? this is totally isekai anime (not even VR game)

      Btooom!: its a game, yes, but real life real world game, one die and game over forever (oh, this one is same)

      .hack//SIGN: oh, I did watch other hack//, but not this, but it may same, but just mind-trapped (so, same as SAO, for main char only)

      Mirai Nikki: yeah, game to kill each other (but not VR, not MMO nor RPG)

      Tower of Druaga: hmm, is this just fantasy world, and not game? every real world scene is kind of parallel setting, and is not real, it just explain the relationship of the characters.

      Guilty Crown: hmm, totally not the game, just using the Sword...

      Kaze no Stigma: again, not game, totally not, just there is supernatural power in this world.

      Hunter x Hunter: yeah, is a game (a part of the anime is), and even with no game, they still have the supernatural power.

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      BaelRathLian 

      5 months ago

      Only some of these are like SAO. I have seen most of these.

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      VRL 

      5 months ago

      These arn't like SAO at all!!!

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      bob the builder 

      6 months ago

      ok so only 2 of the recommended shows are "like" sword art online..

      Overlord (not mentioned) that time i got reincarnated as a slime ( not mentioned) Lord retry ( not mentioned) How not to summon a demon lord ( not mentioned) whoever made this top 10 "like" post is a retard the non mentioned i listed ARE LIKE sword art online

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      Abby 

      8 months ago

      ummm... excuse me? "naruto?" fruits basket?!!!!!!

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      chris 

      9 months ago

      i love the anime that time i get reincarnated as a smile....

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      chist 

      9 months ago

      i found ownly one anime but it good i think but keep the work up for people like me k more romance and action anime would be

      good your follower up like seven(7)smilely face

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      Ducon 

      9 months ago

      Grimgar of fantasy and ash

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      sao super fan #loves kirito/kasuto 

      14 months ago

      ggo should be included in the list even though it is basically the same show as sao but without sword skills and guns instead of swords and without guilds.

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      Netson K. M 

      15 months ago

      I like hxh because is so cool and good

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      Olympion 

      15 months ago

      I can name 3 new ones that are awesome:

      1: Rising of the shield hero - Opens a book teleports to a fantasy land as the Shield Hero.

      2: That time I got reincarnated as a slime - Has that game like feel.

      3: Goblin Slayer - Very good Feels, epic battles death of comrades, A lot of elements form soa in this one.

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      CrowdCreate 

      16 months ago

      What about Quan Zhi Gao Shou?

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      gun 

      16 months ago

      accel world takes place in the same universe as SAO, just 20 years later if i remember cirrectly

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      Kensu kirito 

      17 months ago

      well アレックス the half of the season sao was where the romance started and that made it even batter so you do not no what you are talking about

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      GalatiosY 

      21 months ago from Darkville

      wow!

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      YanKun 

      22 months ago

      That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime is also like SAO [more than HxH]

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      Hope 

      22 months ago

      I have to say , i love Hunter X Hunter but Overlord has more MMORPG stuff than HxH.

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      ShortamazonELK 

      22 months ago

      ‘In Another World With My Smartphone’ I think it has the same feel to it as SAO. It isn’t an online drama but the kid goes to another world and gets insane powers. I like it because it is lighthearted and fun.

      I’ve tried some of the others on this list and it seemed to me that all the episodes started feeling the same. The one anime I did get all the way through on this list was Kaze no Stigma. I love that one! I also binge watched Log Horizon season 1, I kinda burnt myself out on finishing the series, but one day I will.

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      specgen 

      22 months ago

      This is awesome too if don't mind webtoons https://read.iamthefinalboss.com

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      shubham 

      22 months ago

      recommendations is useful but i have already watch many of this .but it was really helpful

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      poeterpan 

      23 months ago

      GATE is nice too!

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      Bob 

      24 months ago

      Overlord should be in the list

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      ShiroKuro 

      2 years ago

      I already watch them all so somebody pls tell me your recommend anime!!

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      kookie 

      2 years ago

      the only anime on this list I haven't seen yet is number 7 they're all pretty good in my opinion...

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      nick 

      2 years ago

      IMO overlord should have been in this list

      that been said S.A.O is still a good one to watch but hunter x hunter is good too ive seen all of these on this list but im looking for more does anyone have any opinions

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      CorrectionalNazi 

      2 years ago

      I don't understand how some of these are similar a few yea but very questionable list i would say..

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      Player 2 

      2 years ago

      Kaze no Stigma BEEEEEEEEEEST anime in the list boys..

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      lleva 

      2 years ago

      Must watch:

      Kaze no stigma

      No game no life

      Log horizon

      Guilty crown

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      Ku 

      2 years ago

      Guilty crown is the best anime in this list , I think .

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      ZeroGeass 

      2 years ago

      Gotta say, Kaze no Stigma (Stigma of the Wind) is not anywhere near to the same Genre as SAO.

      That having been said, it's still a really good series that I own and have watched multiple times.

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      アレックス 

      2 years ago

      Personally I think sao started as a good anime but started to suck at around half of the first season and then started get worst and worst. Im not saying its crap but I think there are way better ''person in an other world'' anime.

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      Anon 

      2 years ago

      Seriously, i'm surprised they didn't add Overlord to this. IMO a seriously good anime (as well as the 2nd Season)

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      XxLizzieChearaXx 

      2 years ago

      tsk..i can't find any anime better than sword art online..

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      Asheblade 

      2 years ago

      I need someone to make a list of ones that aren't super main stream so I can actually find something new please.

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      Haut_AF 

      2 years ago

      Everything gets compared to SAO.

      1. SAO

      2. This is actually similar to SAO,

      3. Here's another one similar to SAO.

      4. Oh this one gets compared to SAO.

      5. Not similiar to SAO, but oh well, it gets compared with SAO.

      Dumb.

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      What an awful list. 

      2 years ago

      Only 1 or 2 of these are even actually like SAO...... You didnt even add Overlord which is actually the closest to SAO...

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      10TopLastStand5vs510thPlace 

      2 years ago

      this post dont related to the title boo! similar is about in game life not superpower or paranormal real world boo!!! Its about MMORPG!!!

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      Coffee 

      2 years ago

      You guys should watch "Hunter x Hunter" I watch it like 3 times in a year! I also recommend "Knights & Magic" There feel very similar in away.

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      DaRkGuiLD 

      2 years ago

      nerdsweeper go create your own anime that is perfect that has no flaws at all.. if you can't even create then STFU.

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      Jayyydaw 

      2 years ago

      Sureeee, let's listen to NerdSweeper, the one who thinks "animes" is a word.

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      Marwan Amrhar 

      2 years ago

      Guilty Crown = best anime ever

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      UpperHooper 

      2 years ago

      Add Death March as well!!

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      saoisgud 

      2 years ago

      Nerdsweeper is wrong.

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      Flamehair 

      2 years ago

      DanMachi????????

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      Sao4lyfe 

      2 years ago

      NerdSweeper you should keep

      opinions to yourself and only to yourself because other people on this site might not agree with you *like me T_T* and it will cause problems so if you could please stop and not post anything else like that.

      (So we are all happy)

      Besides if you we're starving and you were handed food but it wasn't a lot would you take it or be stubborn and just complain about it?

      Exactly my point its like anime if you watch an anime but don't like it or something about it don't complain about it just take it like a man/woman and deal with don't go crying to others because it wasn't what you wanted lots of people like an anime that someone else may

      not.

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      jeff 

      2 years ago

      What about Hai to Gensou no Grimgar?

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      Label Less 

      2 years ago

      Right on Zeron87, we welcome opinions here, But not projections of insecurity

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      Zeron87 

      2 years ago

      NerdSweeper: It's your opinion that these anime are bad. What appeals to one person's taste might not appeal to yours. I'll admit SAO was kind of a letdown and The Future Diary had the ingredients of a brainy show yet sadly wasn't, but I enjoyed both anime. They had their flaws, but it didn't stop me from enjoying what they did bring to the table. Not every anime can be a Nichijou, Fullmetal Alchemist, or a Nana.

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      Zeron87 

      2 years ago

      Very solid list, man! Another addition to this list, and one of my personal favorites: Overlord, about a guy stuck in an RPG while he leads a guild of monsters. Can't wait for season 2 ^_^!

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      ANBU 

      2 years ago

      OVERLORD is much similar to sword art online

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      NerdSweeper 

      2 years ago

      Sword Art Online sucks ass, the characters are dull, Kirito is just a Gary Stu "character" who happens to be god, gets to fuck all the girls, and is incredibly stupid. The fact that many of you call this a well-written plot anime is the sole reason why we don't have good animes these days.

      Also, Mirai Nikki sucks ass too. No amount of edgy fangirls will prove me wrong because both of these animes are bad.

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      Erza Scarlet 

      2 years ago

      Where is pokemon? XD jkjk

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      Gray fullbuster 

      2 years ago

      That natsu dragneel person is correct fairy tail is a very good anime it is a must see for anime fans

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      Qt 

      3 years ago

      You should've included Phi Brain: Kami no Puzzle

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      An otaku 

      3 years ago

      WHERES OVERLORD!?

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      Natsu Dragneel 

      3 years ago

      "Fairy Tail" is really good too, you're probably thinking its a boring anime because of the title but you're wrong, 100% wrong! Fairy Tail has a lot of episode but believe me, when you're done with all the episode you'll wish there are more! The first few episodes might be boring but when you get on it will get more and more amazing. I really, really, really recommend this anime and it's not just me, a lot of people love this, FYI. Plus, Fairy Tail will teach you something you might have been lacking...As you can see, my name I put up is Natsu Dragneel. Natsu Dragneel is the main character in the anime and he is AWESOME!!! Natsu is a rowdy and tough teenage boy that likes to fight but he has a very kind heart. He went on adventures with his friends. Ok! I'm not talking anymore, I don't want to spoil it for you.

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      Cyote 

      3 years ago

      Btoooom has a terrible ending. No need to watch it.

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      JrTheKing 

      3 years ago

      ....and konosuba.

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      JrTheKing 

      3 years ago

      You forgot overlord.

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      Sao4Eva 

      3 years ago

      Sao is the best dude i love it so please Reki Kawahara hury for season 3 i need it in meh life. I LOVE SAO

      PLEz Reki Kawahara HURY

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      Sao4Eva 

      3 years ago

      Honestly I suggest Log Horizon but I do love Sao way more. Season 3 pleZ

      I

      Need

      SAO

      PLEZZZ PLEZ Reki Kawahara PLES HURY PLEZZZ

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      wdqere 

      3 years ago

      :/ i really want season 3 of sao to come, I NEED UNDERWORLD

      PLEZzzzzzzzzzzz

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      Unicorn_Kitty 

      3 years ago

      I have watched almost all those or at least tried them and I find I like the more mundane adventure anime. Thats why although Hunter x hunter is highly recommended by most, its plot can get complicated.

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      Anonymous 

      3 years ago

      SAO is the greatest anime ever

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      Rakgorn 

      3 years ago

      Dont skip Overlord. It is just 13 episodes for now, but very enjoyable.

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      Lili_otaku 

      3 years ago

      You should watch Log Horizon and tower of Druaga:The Aegis of Uruk!!!!But I prefer SAO so...

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      rudyf 

      3 years ago

      overlord?

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      litin 

      3 years ago

      Log Horizon is a must watch if you like SAO!!

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      Spartan 

      3 years ago

      Overlord is missing?

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      Adnane. 

      3 years ago

      Where is (OVERLORD).

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      Asuna is the bae 

      3 years ago

      Sao gave me chills

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      GAMERZ 

      3 years ago

      PLEASE INCLUDE ALL OF THIS

      Danmachi

      Hai to Gensou no Grimgar

      Overlord

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      Brother0dd 

      3 years ago

      You forgot Overlord

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      Aidan 

      3 years ago

      I'm 14 and I have a lot in common with kirito so I find both season 1 and 2 amazing

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      99Problems 

      3 years ago

      half the list aint nothing like SAO but there no despute that they are all great anime...........

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      Rin 

      3 years ago

      Where is Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash

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      David White 

      3 years ago

      I'm sorry. Nobody can beat Yuki Kajiura! Her work on .hack// is enough to keep me poised. It was the archetype for what SAO was. First half of the first season on a very personal scale with one person trapped in The World. It was boring for a lot of my friends who couldn't keep up with the actual episodic story when it was originally airing on CN. I'm bias because the block this aired included my now favorite animes of all time. Sign, Kenshin and Bebop. Trigun aired in that block as well.

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      :( 

      4 years ago

      Where is Overlord

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      Timber 

      4 years ago

      I love sao and future diary/mirai nikki

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      Aww hell naw 

      4 years ago

      Where is OVERLORD

      one of the best anime out there and the main character is also stuck in the game

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      _____ 

      4 years ago

      "sighs" I've seen all the anime listed and even the ones in this comment section

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      Emotionless 

      4 years ago

      Accel worlds ending was a let down and future diary

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      Mario Castellanos 

      4 years ago

      You guys should try the new anime, And you thought there is never a girl online?

      It's really reminds me of Sao. It's nothing like Kirito and Asuna but it's still airing. Maybe it'll get better ^.^

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      Glen Senecal 

      4 years ago

      The last three are nothing like SAO

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      Ella 

      4 years ago

      I came here looking for new animes to watch. I found 2. I'm going to cry one day when I have watched every single anime show.

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      Saika 

      4 years ago

      Durarara is a really GOOD anime! it has 4 seasons too! it's not everyday you come across a good anime with 4 seasons! the first one has 25 episodes too. the other ones have 12 or 11 episodes :)

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      McDonald Trump 

      4 years ago

      Another anime just like Sword Art Online name is Overlord

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      Dk 

      4 years ago

      Another game just like Sword Art Online name is Overlord

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      beslin 

      4 years ago

      Try accel world and log horion also no gmae no life ....awesome.. In accel world mid eps are some what down for me... So try it

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      beslin 

      4 years ago

      Try accel world and log horion also no gmae no life ....awesome.. In accel world mid eps are some what down for me... So try it

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      asuna sun 

      4 years ago

      Which one do you guys reccomond me watching??

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      edward_kiritosan 

      4 years ago

      does sword art online released it season 3?

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      MasterJ 

      4 years ago

      *looks at the list*

      *sighs*

      Ive already seen all these...

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      Ren 

      4 years ago

      Blue Exorcist For Life :3

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      I love asuna 

      5 years ago

      SAO for life only forever...nothing more.

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