The 50 best TV ANIME of 2017

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1. Made in Abyss (2017– )

TV-14 | 325 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

A girl and her robot companion search for her mother, who's lost within a vast chasm.

Stars: Miyu Tomita, Mariya Ise, Luci Christian, Brittany Lauda

Votes: 3,691

2. Girls' Last Tour (2017– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

Two girls wander a world destroyed by war.

Stars: Inori Minase, Yurika Kubo, Juliet Simmons, Cat Thomas

Votes: 489

3. Kino's Journey: The Beautiful World - The Animated Series (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

Destination is a state of mind. A tale of one girl and her bike and the road ahead. Kino wanders around the world on the back of Hermes, her unusual, anthropomorphic motorcycle, only ... See full summary »

Stars: Aoi Yûki, Sôma Saitô, Lindsay Seidel, Derick Snow

Votes: 339

4. Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid (2017)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

An office worker employs a kindhearted dragon to serve as her maid, and enters a world of comic misadventures.

Stars: Mutsumi Tamura, Yuuki Kuwahara, Maria Naganawa, Kerstin Julia Dietrich

Votes: 1,743

5. Rage of Bahamut: Virgin Soul (2017)

23 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

10 years after the world escaped destruction due to the revival of Bahamut, humans at the royal capital gather wealth, the demons are enslaved to assist with the capital's revival, and the ... See full summary »

Stars: Sumire Morohoshi, Yuichiro Umehara, Go Inoue, Miyuki Sawashiro

Votes: 369

6. Inuyashiki (2017)

24 min | Animation, Action, Drama

An middle-aged office worker encounters aliens and is gifted with alien technology and limitless powers.

Stars: Fumiyo Kohinata, Nijirô Murakami, Kanata Hongô, Ayaka Asai

Votes: 1,636

7. Princess Principal (2017– )

TV-MA | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The stage is set during the 19th century London, in its capital where a wall divides the east and west of the Kingdom of Albion. Five high school girls, who enrolled in the prestigious ... See full summary »

Stars: Ayaka Imamura, Akira Sekine, You Taichi, Akari Kageyama

Votes: 261

8. Yuuki Yuuna wa yuusha de aru: Washio Sumi no shou dai-1-shou 'Tomodachi' (2017)

48 min | Animation

The story takes place on the Japanese island Shikoku in the fictional city of Sanshu, based on the real-life city of Kan'onji in Kagawa Prefecture,[in the 300th year of the Era of the Gods ... See full summary »

Votes: 22

9. The Dragon Dentist (2017 TV Short)

TV-14 | Animation, Short, Action

Welcome to Dragon Country. Nonoko is a newly appointed dentist and her mission is to protect the dragon, the guardian of the country, from tooth-cavity bacteria. One day, amid increasingly ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuya Tsurumaki | Stars: Tony Azzolino, Doug Erholtz, Barbara Goodson, Todd Haberkorn

Votes: 195

10. Sakura Quest (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

In the wake of a nationwide movement during the Bubble economy period, a small town in the countryside has revived its "mini-nation" tourism program; hiring five girls as travel ambassadors... See full summary »

Stars: Ayaka Nanase, Reina Ueda, Chika Anzai, Atsushi Ono

Votes: 169

11. Atom the Beginning (2017)

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

The story of two friends, Umataro Tenma and Hiroshi Ochanomizu, who are genius graduate students studying robotics. The pair have recently completed a robot called A106 that features their experimental "Bewusstsein" AI.

Stars: Takuma Terashima, Yûichi Nakamura, Yûki Inoue, Kerstin Julia Dietrich

Votes: 42

12. Infini-T Force (2017– )

Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

Emi is a seventeen-year-old girl living in Shibuya. Her father is always away with work and she's grown listless. Suddenly, a twist of fate involving a certain magical item changes ... See full summary »

Star: Landon McDonald

Votes: 28

13. Sagrada Reset (2017)

TV-14 | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

Kei Asai lives in the oceanside city of Sakurada-a town where the inhabitants are born with strange abilities. On the school rooftop one day, he meets Misora Haruki, an apathetic girl with ... See full summary »

Votes: 58

14. Interviews with Monster Girls (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

In a modern alternate reality, a teacher studies the unusual lives of his school's demi-humans.

Stars: Jun'ichi Suwabe, Kaede Hondo, Minami Shinoda, Shiina Natsukawa

Votes: 540

15. Welcome to the Ballroom (2017– )

24 min | Animation, Music

A professional dancer named Sengoku rescues Tatara, an introverted third-year middle school student who is being harassed by delinquents. Tatara ends up at Sengoku's dance studio where he ... See full summary »

Stars: Shimba Tsuchiya, Ayane Sakura, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Kentaro Tomita

Votes: 291

16. Eromanga Sensei (2017– )

Not Rated | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

The "new sibling romantic comedy" revolves around Masamune Izumi, a light novel author in high school. Masamune's little sister is Sagiri, a shut-in girl who hasn't left her room for an ... See full summary »

Stars: Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Akane Fujita, Yui Ishikawa, Ibuki Kido

Votes: 712

17. Gabriel DropOut (2017– )

24 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

Angel-girls and demon-girls are sent to the same high-school on Earth. What could possibly go wrong?

Stars: Kana Hanazawa, Naomi Ohzora, Saori Oonishi, Miyu Tomita

Votes: 509

18. Blue Exorcist: Kyoto Saga (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Drama

In the late Edo Period, a demon known as the Impure King killed thousands of people. After defeating the demon, the Knights of the True Cross kept its left eye safely sealed away on Academy... See full summary »

Stars: Nobuhiko Okamoto, Rina Satô, Yûki Kaji, Kazuya Nakai

Votes: 1,212

19. Koi to uso (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Drama, Romance

Lies are forbidden and love is doubly forbidden. In the near future, when young people in Japan turn sixteen, they are assigned a marriage partner by the government. People don't have to go... See full summary »

Stars: Aoi Morikawa, Kana Hanazawa, Yui Makino, Shinnosuke Tachibana

Votes: 284

20. Restaurant to Another World (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

The Western Restaurant Nekoya is a restaurant situated in a mundane corner of an undisclosed Tokyo shopping district which, despite its name, offers a lot of Japanese dishes in addition to ... See full summary »

Stars: Christopher Sabat, Jill Harris, Monica Rial, Charles C. Campbell

Votes: 196

21. elDLIVE (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Crime

Chuuta Kokonose has been hearing voices in his head since childhood. One day, he gets taken and transported to a space police station, filled with mysterious creatures and given a test, to check his ability to become a member of eLDLIVE.

Stars: Dawn Michelle Bennett, Morgan Berry, Kristen McGuire, Daman Mills

Votes: 25

22. Konohana Kitan (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

A fox girl starts working at a hotel with her working partners.

Stars: Yuko Ono, Lindsay Seidel, Sawako Hata, Ayaka Suwa

Votes: 110

23. Knight's & Magic (2017– )

24 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

A mecha otaku is reincarnated into another world as Ernesti Echevarria, also known as Eru. In this world, huge humanoid weapons known as Silhouette Knights exist. Dreaming of piloting those... See full summary »

Stars: Rie Takahashi, Shinsuke Sugawara, Ayaka Ohashi, Sayaka Senbongi

Votes: 311

24. Re: Creators (2017– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

People have created many stories. Joy, sadness, anger, deep emotion.Stories stir up emotion and captivate. However, those emotions are nothing more than the feelings of a spectator. What if... See full summary »

Stars: Daiki Yamashita, Inori Minase, Mikako Komatsu, Katsuyuki Konishi

Votes: 573

25. Kemono Friends (2017– )

24 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

In the large animal park named Japari Park, animals have lived in the shape of human girls by the power of mysterious substances called Sandstar. However, Japari Park has started to ... See full summary »

Stars: Aya Uchida, Yuka Ozaki, Dani Chambers, Alexis Tipton

Votes: 207

26. DanMachi: Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? On the Side - Sword Oratoria (2017– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Sword princess Aiz Wallenstein. Today, once again, the strongest female swordsman heads to the giant labyrinth known as the "Dungeon" along with her allies. On the 50th floor where ... See full summary »

Stars: Saori Oonishi, Juri Kimura, Rie Murakawa, Minami Takahashi

Votes: 537

27. The Ancient Magus' Bride (2017– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Fantasy, Horror

Hatori Chise, 15 years old. Lost, without hope and without family - she sells herself to a non-human mage known as Elias Ainsworth. Hesitant, she starts a new life with him as his new apprentice.

Stars: Atsumi Tanezaki, Josh Grelle, Todd Haberkorn, Jean-Luc Hester

Votes: 1,472

28. UQ Holder (2017–2018)

TV-MA | 23 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

In the decade since the world became aware of the existence of magic, the world has undergone a massive upheaval. However, a boy named Touta lives in seclusion in a rural town far removed ... See full summary »

Stars: Heidi Hinkle, Brittney Karbowski, Kalin Coates, Molly Searcy

Votes: 89

29. Zero kara hajimeru mahou no sho (2017– )

TV-14 | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

Zero is a witch who is ignorant to the world and travels with a half-human half-beast mercenary who longs to be human. Witches practice sorcery in this world however no one knows about the ... See full summary »

Stars: Yumiri Hanamori, Tsuyoshi Koyama, You Taichi, Jason Douglas

Votes: 336

30. Fastest Finger First (2017)

24 min | Animation, Comedy

Shiki Koshiyama enter his new high school, and there he introduced to the world of competitive quiz bowl. after his experience his first competition he decided to listen to his persistence ... See full summary »

Stars: Makoto Furukawa, Tasuku Hatanaka, Kaito Ishikawa, Daisuke Kishio

Votes: 41

31. Gamers! (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

This is a story that revolves around certain students and one hobby. Amano Keita is our lonely protagonist who has a passion for gaming and is friends with Uehara Tasuku, who is secretly a ... See full summary »

Stars: Megumi Han, Hisako Kanemoto, Toshiyuki Toyonaga, Manaka Iwami

Votes: 619

32. Masamune-kun's Revenge (2017– )

TV-13 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

As a child, Masamune Makabe once suffered greatly at the hands of a wealthy and beautiful girl named Aki Adagaki, who nicknamed him "Piggy" due to his chubby appearance. Seeking revenge ... See full summary »

Stars: Natsuki Hanae, Inori Minase, Ayaka Ohashi, Azusa Tadokoro

Votes: 881

33. Anime-Gataris (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Comedy

A girl who knows nothing about anime gets roped into joining her school's anime club

Stars: Felecia Angelle, Dawn Michelle Bennett, Jordan Dash Cruz, Kaede Hondo

Votes: 55

34. Classroom of the Elite (2017– )

TV-13 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

When Kiyotaka enters an elite government-sponsored high school, he finds out just how merit-based this education system is.

Stars: Amber Lee Connors, Jamie Marchi, Jennifer Alyx, Felecia Angelle

Votes: 824

35. Hinako Note (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Comedy

Hinako Sakuragi, a girl who just moved to Tokyo to attend Fujiyama High School as a freshman. She started living at Hitotose Bookstore which is also an apartment and a cafe along with her ... See full summary »

Stars: Mao Ichimichi, Miyu Tomita, Yui Ogura, Hisako Tojo

Votes: 63

36. Tenshi no 3P! (2017– )

23 min | Animation

Kyo Nukui is a teenager who refuses to go to school, and spends his days composing songs and publishing them online. One day, he is approached by a trio of orphaned little girls who ask for... See full summary »

Votes: 20

37. Just Because (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Drama, Romance

Four highschool kids are ready for their university life,but with a new transfer student it all changes.

Stars: Bryson Baugus, Joanne Bonasso, Elizabeth Byrd, Shelley Calene-Black

Votes: 282

38. Granblue Fantasy: The Animation (2017– )

Not Rated | 23 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

This is a world of the skies, where many islands drift in the sky. A boy named Gran and a speaking winged lizard named Vyrn lived in Zinkenstill. One day, they come across a girl named ... See full summary »

Stars: Kira Buckland, Ray Chase, Allegra Clark, Kerstin Julia Dietrich

Votes: 135

39. Akashic Records of Bastard Magical Instructor (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

The Alzano Empire is home to one of the most distinguished magic schools in the world: the Alzano Imperial Magic Academy. Here, ambitious young students undergo training to become competent... See full summary »

Stars: Morgan Garrett, Josh Grelle, Rachael Messer, Monica Rial

Votes: 759

40. Aho Girl (2017– )

Animation, Comedy, Romance

The adventures of an idiot girl and her long-suffering friends.

Stars: Aoi Yûki, Sayaka Harada, Sumire Uesaka, Rina Satô

Votes: 422

41. Recovery of an MMO Junkie (2017– )

TV-14 | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

Moriko Morioka is a 30-year-old single NEET woman. After dropping out from reality, she has taken off in search for a fulfilling life and ended up in a net game or "netoge." In the netoge ... See full summary »

Stars: Mamiko Noto, Takahiro Sakurai, Tomoaki Maeno, Yûichi Nakamura

Votes: 528

42. Hajimete No Gal (2017– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

A relationship begins between a nerd and a fashionista. Will it work out?

Stars: Jacob Browning, Amber Lee Connors, Jamie Marchi, Morgan Garrett

Votes: 516

43. Juuni Taisen (2017– )

24 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

The 12th Twelve Tournament that gets held every twelve years - Twelve brave warriors who bear the names of the signs of the zodiac fight each other for the lives and souls. The participants... See full summary »

Stars: Ian Sinclair, Mark Stoddard, Caitlin Glass, Jerry Jewell

Votes: 486

44. Saga of Tanya the Evil (2017– )

TV-MA | 24 min | Animation, Action, Fantasy

For having insulted God, an arrogant Japanese salaryman in the moment of his sudden death is sentenced to be reborn in an alternate universe similar to 1910's Europe, in an empire torn ... See full summary »

Stars: Amber Lee Connors, Monica Rial, Aoi Yûki, Joe Cucinotti

Votes: 1,270

45. Isekai wa smartphone to tomo ni. (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

When a boy is accidentally killed by God, he is resurrected in another world as recompense with his smartphone being only the first of his gifts there.

Stars: Leah Clark, Amber Lee Connors, Josh Grelle, Jill Harris

Votes: 688

46. Saiyuki Reload Blast (2017– )

23 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

The Sanzo Party has finally reached the West of Tougenkyou and encounter new enemies. It also reveals some truth about their past life.

Stars: Greg Ayres, David Matranga, Ian Sinclair, Micah Solusod

Votes: 58

47. Tsuredure Children (2017– )

TV-14 | 13 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

A series of stories, some loosely connected to each other, about young male and female highschool students struggling to confess their feelings to each other.

Stars: Yui Ogura, Kyle Igneczi, Kristi Kang, Alison Viktorin

Votes: 667

48. WorldEnd: What Do You Do at the End of the World? Are You Busy? Will You Save Us? (2017– )

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy

Five hundred years have passed since the humans went extinct at the hands of the fearsome and mysterious 'Beasts.' The surviving races now make their homes up on floating islands in the sky... See full summary »

Stars: Ryôhei Arai, Azusa Tadokoro, Akari Uehara, Machico

Votes: 360

49. Clean Freak! Aoyama Kun (2017– )

24 min | Animation, Comedy, Sport

Aoyama is a first-year student and is a genius football player, and is wanted by talents scouts, but is also obsessed with cleanliness.

Stars: Yukari Anzai, Daiki Hamano, Anzu Haruno, Sôichirô Hoshi

Votes: 74

50. Akiba's Trip: The Animation (2017– )

TV-MA | 23 min | Animation

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