Top 10 Slice of Life Anime of all time Part 2

Top 10 Slice of Life Anime of all time part 2

We all love action filled Anime, good fights and a well-written plot. But when it comes to anime, these are not the only things fans look forward to. Anime doesn’t always have to be based on intense fights, long arcs and a complex plot. Not every day we want to immerse in a magical, adventurous, action or fantasy world. Sometimes all we want to watch is a lively and feel-good show and a set of characters that we can relate to. Here is when the slice of life genre comes to our aid. This genre of anime is about the realistic representation of simple things in daily life. The characters in these types of shows experience the world that is somehow relatable to us. In slice of life anime, we also get to experience the culture and life of Japan up close. This genre explores the goodness of everyday life with a touch of humor, a bit of emotions and a dash of romance. If you are up for an entertaining yet calming experience, grab your popcorns because you wouldn’t want to miss this amazing list of slice of life anime that we have shared with you. Here is an amazing list of top 10 Slice of Life anime of all time.

Top 10th:

The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya

Genre:

Comedy, Slice of life

Release Date:

03 Apr 2006

Story Summary:

There is always a character who shines differently from others. In this case, it’s Haruhi Suzumiya. An odd character whose interests only lie in supernaturals like aliens, time travelers and espers etc. In her class, a boy named Kyon is the only person who has the guts to understand her nonsense. Seeing her joining and quitting every club in the school, Kyon recommends Haruhi to start her club. Kyon and some other interesting characters are dragged into “Save our world by Overloading it with fun Suzumiya Haruhi’s Bridge (S.O.S Bridge for short)”. The word “Normal” is excluded from their lives as they join her club.

Top 9th:

Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Anohana The Flower We Saw That Day

Genre:

Drama, Slice of life, Fantasy

Release Date:

15 Apr 2011

Story Summary:

The story is about a boy named Jinta Yadomi, who’s living a peaceful life with no worries about school. He plays video games all the time. One day, his childhood friend Menma appears and asks him to grant a forgotten wish. Jinta ignored her because she was already dead, and he thought that he was hallucinating due to the hot summer, but later he was convinced that she is the ghost of Menma.

Jinta and his childhood friends separated after the death of Menma, but they are drawn together to lay Menma’s spirit to rest. Will they be able to move Menma’s spirit on, and themselves too?

Top 8th:

Shirobako

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Shirobako

Genre:

Slice of life, Comedy, Drama

Release Date:

09 Oct 2014

Story Summary:

Sweetness is added to your life when you find someone with mutual interests. The story revolves around five students of kaminoyama High School, who discovered their mutual love for anime and decided to form an animation club. They finished their first amateur anime and showcase it at a cultural festival. Before leaving school, they vow to pursue their dreams to work together and launch a mainstream show.

After two and a half years, two of them managed to get a job at an animation production company, but others are still struggling. They will face difficulties but overcome them.

Top 7th:

K-ON!

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, K-ON!

Genre:

Comedy, Slice of life, Drama

Release Date:

03 Apr 2009

Story Summary:

Daily of four female musicians can’t be interesting? You are not taking me seriously, dude. These aspiring musicians are going to rock your drums out at their school festival. The only hurdle in their way is lack of practice, boys, and hilarious situations they bring on themselves.

Yui is the guitarist (though she’s never played before), Mio the bassist, Tsumugi the keyboardist, and Ritsu the drummer. All problems asides, they have the talent to play with the audience’s ear drums. You should book a ticket before it’s too late.

Top 6th:

Fruits Basket

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Fruits Basket

Genre:

Comedy, Drama, Slice of Life, Romance

Release Date:

25 Jun 2022

Story Summary:

After a family tragedy turns her life upside down, 16-year-old high schooler Tooru Honda takes matters into her own hands and moves out…into a tent!

Unfortunately for her, she pitches her new home on private land belonging to the mysterious Souma clan, and it isn’t long before the owners discover her secret. But, as Tooru quickly finds out when the family offers to take her in, the Soumas have a secret of their own–when hugged by the opposite sex, they turn into the animals of the Chinese Zodiac!

Top 5th:

Your Lie in April

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Your Lie in April

Genre:

Comedy, Slice of life, Drama, Romance

Release Date:

10 Oct 2014

Story Summary:

The story is about a piano prodigy Arima Kosei who dominated the competition of musicians, and every child musician knew his name. After his mother passed away, he had a mental breakdown which resulted in him not being able to hear the sound of his piano even though his hearing was perfectly fine. He was satisfied with living his life with these good friends, Tsubaki and Watari. But one day a girl showed up and changed his life. She was a violinist, and she helped him return to the world of musicians.

Top 4th:

Non Non Biyori

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Non Non Biyori

Genre:

Slice of life, Comedy

Release Date:

07 Oct 2013

Story Summary:

A city girl and elementary student named Ichijou Hotaru has moved to the countryside with her parents. She’s having difficulty adapting to her new school, where there are only 5 students. She realized that countryside life is much more relaxing. The perfect slow-life anime for you guys to enjoy her everyday hijinks.

Top 3rd:

Daily Lives of High School Boys

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Daily Lives of High School Boys

Genre:

Slice of life, Comedy

Release Date:

10 Jan 2012

Story Summary:

The story revolves around three High school students. These three friends do all in their might to create a hilarious situation for others. Forcing one to wear female clothes or having him drown in a river is normal life for them.

Honestly speaking! This might be the best Comedy anime I have ever watched. This anime gives you more than you desire. It has the perfect slice-of-life theme with a mega bonus of Comedy.

If you are a fan of Slice of life and comedy, this piece of art is sure to entertain you.

Top 2nd:

Nichijou

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Nichijou

Genre:

Slice of life, Comedy

Release Date:

03 Apr 2011

Story Summary:

Ah! There we go with another messed-up anime. Life in a small city can never be boring. Not when your city is home to some crazy people. The residents might be normal, but these two girls are always in their own fantasies. Yuko and Mio are bright, cheerful girls. The story revolves around these two and a quiet girl Mai, an android Nano, her creator (professors), and a talking cat Sakamoto.

But the odd life of these odd people is fairly satisfying for the viewers. The comedy level of this anime totally broke the needle of the meter. The reason for it being on the top second is its ability to change its viewer’s mood from sad to excited in just a couple of minutes.

Top 1st:

Toradora!

Top 10 Slice of life anime of all time, Toradora!

Genre:

Comedy, Drama, Slice of life, Romance

Release Date:

02 Oct 2008

Story Summary:

It is hard to make friends when you have a good personality but an intimidating face. The story is about a boy named “Ryuji Takasu” who is utterly hopeless to find a girlfriend because of his delinquent appearance. The new session of the school is starting. After greeting his mother, Ryuji goes to the school and there he finds out that he has been granted the same class as his best friend “Yusaku” and his crush “Minori”, but the major problem is the dangerous animal “Taiga” also known as “Palm-Top Tiger” happens to be in the same class. She’s a beast that no one should ever face, but unexpectedly she is a close friend of “Minori” so interaction with her is unavoidable.

This unavoidable interaction causes a twist in the story of our protagonist. The storyline of this anime is fantastic, and the spices of life are perfectly blended into it with extra toppings of Romance, making it the perfect masterpiece to take the top spot on this list.

1 thought on “Top 10 Slice of Life Anime of all time Part 2

  1. Its like you read my mind! You seem to know so much about this, like you wrote the book in it or something. I think that you can do with some pics to drive the message home a bit, but other than that, this is great blog. A great read. I will certainly be back.

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