Ultimate Horror Anime Countdown

Horror Shows has its own separate fan base. People despite knowing this what they gone see and how they gone a feel after watching these shows. Just to get those adrenal shot of hormones people keep looking for yet another horror show.

To satisfy your these urges i present you top 20 Horror anime shows that are approved by millions and enjoyed by millions. So let’s get straight to the list.


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In the eerie world of “Another,” a small town harbors a chilling secret. When transfer student Koichi Sakakibara arrives, he’s drawn to Mei Misaki, a mysterious girl shunned by her classmates. As Koichi unravels the town’s dark history, he discovers a curse that threatens to claim more lives. With suspenseful twists and spine-tingling scares, “Another” keeps viewers on the edge of their seats, exploring themes of fate, superstition, and the terrifying unknown. Let me know if this anime deserve to be in this list of best horror anime to watch or not.

When They Cry

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In Hinamizawa, strange events unfold during the annual Watanagashi Festival. Keiichi Maebara moves there and befriends a group, but soon learns of a gruesome past. As secrets unravel, paranoia sets in, and friends turn against each other. Can Keiichi uncover the truth before it’s too late?

Elfen Lied

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Lucy, a mutant with powerful telekinetic abilities, escapes from a lab and unleashes her wrath on humanity. As she seeks revenge for her mistreatment, she encounters Kouta, a kind-hearted young man, and bonds with him. However, Lucy’s violent past catches up with her, leading to a tragic and emotionally intense story of love, betrayal, and redemption amidst a backdrop of gruesome horror and deep psychological themes.

If you have already watched this anime then do you agree that this anime need to be in this lis of best horror anime?

Tokyo Ghoul

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I personally loved Tokyo Ghoul quite an amazing series I would say ,”Tokyo Ghoul,” follow Kaneki, a regular guy who becomes half-ghoul after a date gone wrong. Now, he must navigate the dark underworld of ghouls, creatures who eat humans. Caught between his human morals and ghoul instincts, Kaneki struggles to find his place while facing deadly threats from both sides. As he battles for survival, he discovers shocking truths about himself and the world around him.

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The Promised Neverland

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In “The Promised Neverland,” orphaned kids live happily in an orphanage run by “Mom.” But they discover a dark secret: they’re actually food for monsters. Emma, Norman, and Ray plan to escape. They uncover the orphanage’s true purpose, leading to a thrilling journey filled with twists, dangers, and intense suspense. This one is for sure be one of the top contender of this list of best horror anime.

Corpse Party

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In the Anime “Corpse Party,” a group of high school students perform a ritual that transports them to a haunted school filled with vengeful spirits. Trapped in this eerie dimension, they must solve mysteries and evade malevolent entities to survive. As the terrifying truth unfolds, their bonds are tested, and they struggle to escape the school’s deadly curse.

Parasyte: The Maxim

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High schooler Shinichi Izumi’s life takes a terrifying turn when alien parasites invade Earth, taking over human bodies. But when a parasite fails to fully control Shinichi, he forms a unique bond with it. Together, they battle other parasites that threaten humanity. Filled with intense action, suspense, and moral dilemmas, this anime explores the essence of humanity in a world overrun by monsters.

Future Diary

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Yukiteru a high school student named discovers a mysterious diary that predicts the future. He soon finds himself thrust into a deadly game where diary owners must eliminate each other to become the new god of time and space. With the help of his own future-seeing diary and the enigmatic Yuno, Yukiteru must navigate treacherous alliances and face unimaginable horrors to survive. As the stakes rise and the body count increases, Yukiteru realizes that trusting anyone could be fatal in this thrilling and twisted battle for survival.

Perfect Blue

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In the chilling anime film “Perfect Blue,” a young pop idol named Mima decides to leave her singing career to pursue acting. However, as she transitions into her new role, she faces a series of terrifying experiences that blur the lines between reality and illusion. With her sanity at stake, Mima must unravel the mystery behind these disturbing events before it’s too late. “Perfect Blue” is a gripping psychological thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very end.

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I have not watched perfect blue myself but I have been getting suggestion to watch this anime as people say that this is one of the best horror anime to watch out there. Do you agree?

Deadman Wonderland

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“Deadman Wonderland,” is tale of Ganta, a regular school kid, gets accused of a crime he didn’t commit. He’s sent to Deadman Wonderland, a twisted prison where inmates must entertain visitors or face death. But there’s a dark secret: some prisoners have special powers. Ganta discovers he’s one of them. Now, he must fight to survive against other powered inmates while uncovering the prison’s sinister truths.

Hell Girl

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This is the story of troubled individuals seeking vengeance by accessing a website where they can submit the name of someone they wish to curse. Once entered, the target receives a straw doll with a red string tied around its neck. Pulling the string seals their fate, consigning them to hell. But there’s a price: the client must also be damned to hell when they die. This chilling anime explores themes of revenge, morality, and the consequences of one’s actions.

Angels of Death

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Yet another series that I have watched and loved even though whole anime takes place in a hidden place and story follows a young girl named Rachel awakens in a mysterious building with no memory of how she got there. As she tries to escape, she encounters a grim reaper named Zack who offers to help her in exchange for something sinister.

Together, they navigate through floors filled with traps and psychotic killers, uncovering dark secrets along the way. With each step closer to freedom, Rachel and Zack must confront their own demons while unraveling the twisted truth behind their confinement. “Angels of Death” is a gripping horror anime that keeps viewers on the edge of their seats with its suspenseful plot and chilling atmosphere.

I have watched this one and is Ok OK in my head and added this anime to this list of best horror anime just in case.


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In the dark world of “Hellsing,” humans battle against vampires and other supernatural threats. The Hellsing Organization, led by the mysterious Integra Hellsing, fights to protect humanity using their secret weapon, the powerful vampire Alucard. As they face off against sinister foes like the Millennium organization, a thrilling mix of action, horror, and intrigue unfolds, keeping viewers on the edge of their seats.

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In “Blood+”, follow Saya, a high school girl with amnesia, as she battles monstrous creatures known as Chiropterans. With the help of her friends, she uncovers her dark past and fights to protect humanity from the Chiropteran threat. As secrets unravel and the stakes rise, Saya must confront her own identity and the true nature of her powers in this gripping horror anime.

Devilman Crybaby

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The story follows Akira Fudo, a kind-hearted high school student who merges with a demon to become Devilman. As Devilman, Akira battles other demons threatening humanity. However, he struggles to maintain his humanity amidst the violence and darkness. The anime explores themes of identity, friendship, and the consequences of unchecked power, delivering a thrilling and thought-provoking experience.


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This is a story of a Doctor who faces a strange scenario, Dr. Kenzo Tenma faces a moral dilemma after saving a boy who grows up to be a terrifying serial killer. As Tenma seeks to stop him, he uncovers a web of conspiracy and darkness that threatens to consume everything. With intense suspense and psychological depth, “Monster” explores the human capacity for good and evil, leaving viewers on the edge of their seats until the very end.

Danganronpa: The Animation

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“Danganronpa: The Animation,” takes place in Hope’s Peak Academy, a prestigious high school, becomes a deadly battleground. A group of students, each possessing unique talents, is trapped by a sadistic bear named Monokuma. To escape, they must play a deadly game: kill a classmate and get away with it. As tension rises and secrets unravel, survival becomes a brutal test of wit and courage in this thrilling horror anime.

Puella Magi Madoka Magica

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At “Puella Magi Madoka Magica,” their is a ordinary schoolgirl Madoka Kaname’s life takes a terrifying turn when she encounters Kyubey, a mysterious creature offering to grant her any wish in exchange for becoming a magical girl. Alongside her friends, Madoka soon discovers the dark truth behind this seemingly glamorous offer as they battle nightmarish creatures known as witches. As the stakes rise, they must confront their own fears and the harsh reality of their chosen path.

And that’s it for this Blog. Hopefully you enjoyed this Blog. And let me know which one you gone binge watch.

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