Best Romance Anime – Filling Free time or vacation is the thing to do for entertainment after going through tiring activities, Watching anime is also one to fill your free time or vacation, let alone anime with the romance genre, This time I will share the 30 best Romance Anime.

Best Romance Anime Recommendations

30. Bokura wa Minna Kawaiso

Bokura wa Minna Kawaiso

Episode: 12
Rating: 7.90
Genres: Slice of Life, Comedy, Romance, School

It tells the story of Usa Kazunari who enters high school by planning to live independently and seek tranquility by living alone. One day in his school library, Usa sees a mysterious classmate who makes it interesting.

Upon arriving at Kawaisou, where he lives, Usa is so surprised and happy to learn that Ritsu Kawai, the older brother he saw earlier, also lives there.

But the expected tranquility turns out to be wishful thinking when learning that Kawaisou is a place inhabited by unique people that will make Usa’s life weirder, more fun, and more colorful.

How did Usa struggle to get Ristu’s heart and how did Usa live in Kawaisou with the people who lived there?

29. Ai Yori Aoshi

Ai Yori Aoshi

Episode : 24
Rating : 7.24
Genres : Comedy, Drama, Harem, Romance, Slice of Life

It is told about a student who lives alone named Kaoru Hanabishi. One day he meets a beautiful girl who is wearing a kimono and looks confused at a train station.

He offered to help find the address he was going to, and it happened to be in Kaoru’s neighborhood, but the intended address did not actually exist.

And the girl doesn’t know what she’s going to do next. Kouru eventually takes the girl to her apartment to find out more
about its purpose.

The girl gives a photo of two children and Kaoru knows one of them, Aoi Sakuraba, a childhood friend. And it turns out that the girl Kaoru met turned out to be Aoi Sakuraba himself.


28. Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai

Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai

Episode : 12
Rating : 7.48
Genres : Slice of Life, Comedy, Seinen

Kousaka Kyousuke is a 17-year-old high school student, and his younger brother Kousaka Kirino.

They are brothers who don’t get along and ignore each other but their relationship changes when Kyousuke accidentally finds a DVD of an eroge game that turns out to belong to Kirino. It has finally been revealed that Kirino is an Otaku and a fan of the Game Dating Visual Novel.

Otaku in the Japanese view is a figure that can be said to be strange and abnormal, therefore Kyousuke realizes why Kirino kept this secret from his friends apparently so that the popularity and views of friends towards him do not decrease.

Having already been caught by Kyousuke, Kirino finally decided to ask his brother for help in his otaku life, such as accompanying him to Akihabara, playing games together, and becoming a sharing place for his hobbies that he kept secret from his friends. So their relationship became closer by the day.

27.Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu

Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu

Episode : 12
Rating : 7.35
Genres : Comedy,Romance

Tells the story of Ayase Yuuto and her classmate Nogizaka Haruka. Yuuto is just an ordinary male student while Haruka is a respected female student at the school because of her wealth and great talent in various lessons.

In addition, Haruka is also called “Nuit Etoile” (the Silver Star of the Night) by her fans. One day, while Yuuto is returning the book to the library, he meets Haruka and accidentally learns one of his dark secrets is that Haruka is an otaku. Haruka desperately tries to stay away from Yuuto because she already knows this. However, Yuuto does not give up on Haruka and decides to protect her as her close friend and keep her secret.

26. Da Capo

Da Capo

Episode : 26
Rating : 6.93
Genres : Magic, Harem, Romance, Drama

Every year the flowers bloom. Cherry blossoms all over the island form a crescent. It is the island of Hatsune. One day, Junichi appears to see someone in his dream again as he

In that dream, a girl who was a childhood friend appeared. However, she is awakened by her sister Asakura Nemu, Nemu Junnichi’s younger brother secretly has feelings for Jun, until one day comes Jun’s childhood friend Sakura, the girl who is thought to have moved to America suddenly appears before him.

Sakura’s arrival surprised Nemu and Junichi. It turns out that sakura’s intention was to complete a promise they had made since she was a child.

25. Kimi no Todoke

Kimi no Todoke

Episode: 25
Rating: 8.19
Genres: Slice of Life, Romance, School, Shoujo

Tells the story of Sawako Kuronuma, who is called Sadako by her classmates because of her resemblance to a ghost character, others are always afraid and misunderstood because of her appearance.

There are rumors that Sawako can see ghosts and can curse people. However, despite her appearance, she is a sweet and shy girl who wants to be friends with everyone and is liked by others.

When his idol, Kazehaya, a popular boy, talks to him, everything changes. Sawako finds herself in a new world, trying to make friendships and talk to others.

Kazehaya has always supported Sawako to be friends with others. Slowly, they finally realized their feelings for each other, and they overcame the circumstances and obstacles that prevented them.

24. Ore no Kanojo to osananajimi

Ore no Kanojo to osananajimi

Episode: 13
Rating : 7.31
Genres : Comedy, Harem, Romance, School

Kidou Eita is a high school teenager who began to view love and romance negatively since her parents divorced. After the divorce, he then preferred to
lived with her single aunt, Kiryuu Saeko, and turned into an avid student studying to realize her dream of going to medical school.

Eita has a friend since elementary school who she treats like her own sister, the only child of a neighbor near her house who has a small body, Harusaki Chiwa, who has long harbored a crush on her. However, due to their longstanding closeness, Eita always responds to
all his declarations of love as jokes.
Then, once, their school came a transfer student in the form of a very beautiful girl with silver hair named Natsukawa Mazusu. One thing or another happens, it turns out that Mazusu occupies a seat next to Eita, which somehow then they establish a relationship together.

Hearing the news, Chiwa is shocked and saddened. But he felt something was wrong, he decided that he could not take the news for granted.

23. Fortune Arterial

Fortune Arterial

Episode : 12
Rating : 6.90
Genres: Comedy, Romance, School, Supernatural, Vampire

Tells the story of Kohei Hasekura’s life. He was a student who was transferred to a school that has a style to the west – west. The school’s name is Shuchikan Academy located on an island called Tamatsu Island.

The island is separated from main Japan. The island can only be reached by boat. Shortly after transferring to the school, Kohei Hasekura learns a surprising fact. It turns out that one of the students in the next class is a vampire. The student was named Erika Sendo.

22. Hoshizora e kakaru hashi

Hoshizora e kakaru hashi

Episode : 12
Rating : 7.04
Genres : Comedy, Ecchi, Harem, Romance, School

Tells the story of a teenage boy named Hoshino Kazuma along with his younger brother Hoshino Ayumu who moves to a small town. His move was due to the body of his weak sister who could not live in a big city where there was a lot of pollution there.

As a child, Kazuma had been to the city so his father who worked as a writer told him to stay and go to school in the city. Arriving in the intended city, Kazuma and her sister have a small event, a monkey takes Ayumu’s hat and takes it into the forest. Kazuma immediately chases the monkey to retrieve his sister’s hat. After successfully picking it up he meets a girl named Nakatsugawa Ui, and then Ui tries to help Kazuma who gets lost in the forest. And another small event approaches Kazuma whereas he crosses the river Kazuma falls just above Ui and there is oral contact there.

21.Kono Naka no Hitori

Kono naka no Hitori

Episode : 12
Rating : 6.85
Genres : Comedy, Ecchi, Harem, Mystery, Romance, School, Seinen

The story tells the story of a teenage boy named Mikadono Shougo who, based on his late father’s will, will inherit a large conglomerate company that his family owns. As a condition, he had to move first to Miryuuin College and find his ‘life partner’ there.

However, Shougo’s situation is complicated by the presence of someone claiming to be his younger sister who was born to his father with another woman. The younger sister openly declared herself one of the female candidates interested in becoming Shougo’s wife.

Then Shougo by all means tried to do a series of investigations so that he should not accidentally establish a relationship with the person who actually has a blood relationship with him.

20. White Album 2

White Album 2

Episode : 13
Rating : 7.98
Genres : Drama, Music, Romance, Slice of Life

Tells about Haruki, a 3rd grader in high school. As the festival approaches, he and Tekaya get into trouble when members of the light music club disband. The issue became complicated when Setsuna decided to withdraw from this year’s Miss pageant. By accident, Haruki, who was playing guitar and accompanied by elite students in the next room, heard someone singing their instrumentals.

Haruki then asks elite students to keep playing the piano. on top of the building, Haruki finds out that the one singing is Setsuna.

19. Boku Wa Tomodachi  ga Sukunai

Boku Wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai

Episode : 12
Rating : 7.57
Genres : Harem, Slice of Life, Comedy, Romance, Ecchi, School, Seinen

Kodaka Hasegawa, the unlucky man who was feared throughout the school for his punk-like appearance. This led to Kodaka being shunned by other students who kept him from having friends. One afternoon, Kodaka meets a girl named Yozora Mikazuki. Yozora is a girl who is always sour-faced and unpleasant, although her appearance can be categorized as attractive.

And that afternoon Kodaka saw Yozora talking to someone cheerfully. This intrigued Kodaka because he never once saw the girl talking to a student at school. But when Kodaka looks into the class where Yozora is sitting talking to the ‘person’, it turns out that she realizes that the girl is not with anyone! Yozora then explained that he was talking to his water friend who he named Tomo. Kodaka also feels that there is something wrong with this girl.

He also asks why Yozora is not just looking for a real friend. Yozora countered by saying that it was easier said than done. Kodaka then suggested that Yozora join one of the clubs at their school.

But the suggestion was rejected on the grounds that it would not be that easy to make friends if he joined in the middle of the semester like this and that would only embarrass him. But Kodaka’s suggestion came up with an idea for Yozora.

The next day after school Yozora said that he had just formed a new club called Neighbours Club where the club’s activity was to make friends. And unbeknownst to him, Kodaka had been made the first member of the club by Yozora (which was decided unilaterally). So began the story of a unique club containing strange members.

18. Ookami to Koushinryou

Ookami to Koushinryou

Episode : 13
Rating : 8.37
Genres : Adventure, Fantasy, Historical, Romance

It tells the story of Lawrence, a merchant who wants to travel the world to trade and adventure. One day she was visiting a village but suddenly there was a girl sleeping under the straw of her wagon.

The girl is not an ordinary girl, she has wolf ears and a tail. The girl said that she was a God but her real name was holo. Lawrence teases the girl, but after hearing the girl’s story,

Lawrence decides to accompany him on a trip north. On the way they both have had various adventures & often get into trouble but slowly the bond between them grows stronger.

17. Nagi no Asukara

Nagi no Asukara

Episode : 26
Rating : 8.31
Genres : Drama, Fantasy, Romance

The story of 4 14-year-old underwater residents. They are Manaka Mukaido, Hikari Sakishima, Chisaki Hiradaira, Kaname Isaki, and Tsumugu Kihara.

16. Toradora


Episode : 25
Rating : 8.45
Genres : Slice of Life, Comedy, Romance, School

This anime tells about school life, which is precisely the 2nd grade of high school in Japan. Ryuji, a person who has creepy eyes, so that anyone who sees him will surely think he is a punk, in fact, Ryuji is a good young man, even he has a hobby of cooking and likes cleanliness. Ryuji lives in a small, modest house where sunlight cannot enter his house because it is enclosed in an apartment.

One day he met a girl of short stature but the man was known as a punk at his school. The girl is named Taiga, Early in their encounter at the beginning of the school year, they collide while walking in front of the class, they both become the center of attention, even the moment is used by other students to find out who is stronger between the two people who are considered punks.

Ryuji is surprised not to know what he hit because of Taiga’s short body. Other schoolchildren referred to Taiga as the Palmtop Tiger, which means a type of tiger, but small in size. Ryujipun finally knew the reason why Taiga was titled Palmtop Tiger, and Ryuji was immediately hit by Taiga.

In the afternoon, when Ryuji wants to pick up his bag and go home from school, he sees tables and chairs scattered because he is kicked by Taiga, Ryuji takes his bag and pretends not to know, but there is a bag pull between Taiga and Ryuji.

It turns out that Taiga slipped a love letter to Ryuji’s friend in Ryuji’s bag thinking it belonged to Yusaku Kitamura who was sitting next to Ryuji. Due to Ryuji’s confusion, Taiga runs away from the classroom grumpily. In the evening, Taiga comes to Ryuji’s house and intends to hit Ryuji’s head, at least Ryuji will forget his thought memory. Ryujipun is attacked with his wooden sword, the attack stops when Ryuji says the love letter is empty.

And Taiga forces Ryuji to be his servant, Ryujipun is forced to help Taiga to succeed as Kitamura’s girlfriend, Taiga agrees to help Ryuji to approach his best friend Minori Kushieda Taiga and Ryuji starts with plans to be close to their respective loved ones

15. Plastic Memories

 Plastic Memories

Episode :13
Rating : 7.95
Genres : Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance

The anime is about Mizugaki Tsukasa, a new worker at Terminal Service, a subsidiary of SAI Corporation who manages Giftia, a type of android or artificial human who is able to communicate and have exactly the same feelings as humans in general and can be used as assistants, friends, and loved ones. But Gifita has a downside in that it only has 81,920 hours of life before it degrades data and memory, and can rampage and do damage.

One day when Mizugaki starts work, she is given a pairing with Isla, one of the Giftia assigned to retrieve her expired Giftia.


Best Anime Romance, School, Comedy, Harem, Shounen

Episode : 20
Rating : 7.90
Genres : Comedy, Harem, Romance, School, Shounen

Raku Ichijou is the son of a yakuza boss, he does not want to be a successor because he wants to be highly educated. Raku always keeps a padlock necklace that he keeps from a small, gift from someone. Raku doesn’t remember who gave her the necklace, she only knows that the one who gave the necklace was a girl. The girl who promised ten years ago. His school life was very difficult because he was always escorted by the yakuza. On a sunny day, while she was walking around twirling her necklace, she was struck by a woman from above.

The wild woman just said sorry and left. Raku was really upset and told his friend about it. Onodera, raku’s favorite girl immediately gives Raku a wound plaster. Raku’s happy.  As the lesson begins, Sensei introduces a transfer student, named Kosaki Chitoge, who and Raku don’t get along at all and often quarrel, but one day they have to decide to pretend to be in a relationship.

13. Akatsuki no Yona

Akatsuki no Yona

Episode : 24
Rating : 8.23
Genres : Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Shoujo

Tells the story of a redhead named Yona who lives with her father. Yona was a daughter of a Kouka King. Like a princess, she lives a very happy life, but her attitude is a little selfish, and always annoyed with the color of her red hair.

The princess has a first love, SOO-Won, who is her own cousin. Like the nature of a father who worries about his son, the King decides for Yona to be escorted.

He was escorted by the strongest general of the wind clan named Son-Hak. The three of them were friends as children. After her sixteenth birthday, the cheerful Princess Yona intends to tell her love for so-won to her father, but her life is turned upside down after witnessing the man she loves cruelly kill her father.

Heartbroken by the painful betrayal, Princess Yona fled the palace along with her loyal servant Hak. Now, he will raise his sword and bow to gain new allies and protect his loved ones.


12. Koi to Senkyo no Chocholate

Koi to Senkyo no Chocholate

Episode : 12
Rating : 7.30
Genres : Drama, Romance, School

The anime tells the story of Oojima Yuuki, a student and member of the food research club at Private Takafuji Academy. Despite having the word “research” in the name of the club, the activities that Yuuki and his friends do are nothing more than just relaxing and spending time.

Once upon a time, the election of the next student council president will be conducted soon. Shinonome Satsuki, as a candidate for chairman, suggested that unhelpful clubs should be sorted out and abolished. The Food Research Club was threatened with disbandment.

Therefore, Yuuki decides to run as the next student council president to save his club while determined to solve the problems faced by his school.

11. Kokoro Connect

Kokoro Connect

Episode : 13
Rating : 8.01
Genres : Slice of Life, Comedy, Supernatural, Drama, Romance, School

The five members of the Cultural Research Club Taichi Yaegashi, Iori Nagase, Himeko Inaba, Yui Kiriyama, and Yoshifumi Aoki. Encountering a strange phenomenon, one day Aoki and Yui switch bodies without warning. The same thing started happening to other club members, making their daily lives a mess.

At first, five students find some solace amid confusion, but this phenomenon also causes pain and scars in their hearts.  Their quiet lives are shattered, the relationship between the five students also begins to change and their friendship bond is tested on that phenomenon.

10. WWW.WorkingWWW.Working

Episode : 13
Rating : 7.62
Genres : Slice of Life, Comedy

Telling the story of a man named Daisuke Higashida, he is a freshman from the first year, who is serious about studying at Higashizaka High School.

He lived his daily life peacefully and quietly, although in his family very rarely heard laughter, and it all made him tired.

At one point, however, the company where the father worked, went bankrupt, and he could no longer pay benefits and various bills, even for commuter tickets.

Dan pada akhirnya dia memilih untuk bekerja paruh waktu, pada saat itu dia memilih untuk bekerja disebuah restoran keluarganya yang terdekat, guna untuk menghindari jarak yang jauh dari sekolahnya.

9. Shigatsu wa kimi no Uso

Shigatsu wa kimi no Uso
Episode : 22
Rating : 8.92
Genres : Drama, Music, Romance, School, Shounen

It tells the story of Arima Kousei, a pianist who always wins the competitions she has participated in.

His perfection in playing made him invincible and famous among young children because he was the youngest winner of the piano competition.

However, the undefeated title envied his opponents and called him a ‘metronome man’ because he had always been a puppet who was always subject to his mother’s orders. The greatness she gained was inseparable from her mother’s harsh training methods.

The story begins when she is in junior high school and she meets a beautiful, always cheerful girl named Kaori. She is also an expert in playing music just like Arima. when Kaori will perform in a music show, Arima sees her perform, and when Kaori plays her violin, as she recalls

his past, he was amazed by Kaori’s beautiful game, Arima then revealed little by little his past.

8. Ao Haru Ride

Ao Haru Ride

Episode : 12
Rating : 7.89
Genres : Comedy, Drama, Romance, School, Shoujo, Slice of Life

Yoshioka Futaba’s story of his junior high school life is not very pleasant.

Because of her feminine and shy nature, there are many male students who like her, and it makes female students isolate and ignore her out of envy. In fact, Futaba dislikes men because of their noisy and noisy nature.

The only student who was able to attract his attention was Tanaka Kou.

The student for whom he looks so different from the others. But unfortunately during the summer holidays in her first year of junior high school, she had to move schools and since then Futaba still keeps her feelings of likeness without ever being able to express them.

Stepping into high school she tries to change her personality, be tomboyish and have no feminine nature at all so that sometimes making the boys who initially admired her will turn ilfeel to her.

This way she will no longer be ostracized by schoolgirls because of jealousy like what happened in her junior high school.

As she begins to enjoy her high school life in peace, she is reunited with Tanaka. But he’s not the Tanaka he knew in junior high. Tanaka’s friendly and always smiling figure has now changed with the cold Mabuchi Kou.

7. Mayo Chiki

 Mayo Chiki

Episode : 13
Rating : 7.53
Genres : Comedy, Ecchi, Harem, Romance, School

Telling Konoe Subaru’s, she is a girl, but in order to become a butler in the Suzutsuki family, she has to disguise herself as a boy at school.

For more than a year, the disguise managed to deceive everyone, until one day, when Sakamachi Kinjirou accidentally opened his restroom door, Subaru’s secret was finally revealed. Suzutsuki Kanade, Subaru’s employer immediately intervened. He asks Kinjirou to keep the secret, and in return, he and Subaru will help cure Kinjirou’s phobia of women.

6. My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU

My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU

Episode : 13
Rating : 8.12
Genres : Comedy, Drama, Romance, School

Tells the story of the daily life of an anti-social high school student named Hikigaya Hachiman. He has a silly and slightly distorted view of life.

When he sees his classmates talking passionately about their teenage lives, he says that they are a group of liars and when he is asked about his future dreams, he replies “not working” It is what makes his teacher forced him to join the Volunteer Service club, which consists of the school’s prettiest girl, Yukinoshita Yukino.

In addition to the list of the best anime romance, there are also recommendations of the best anime school that is full of student spirit.

5. Sakurasou no pet no kanojo

Sakurasou no pet no kanojo

Episode : 24
Rating : 8.40
Genres : Comedy, Drama, Romance, School, Slice of Life

The story begins with a student at Suimei High School, Kanda Sorata, who has to move from a regular dormitory to Sakurasou because of keeping the white cat she found. Sakurasou is a dormitory where Suimei high school students have problems.

However, one-day Sakurasou came a new student from England. Mashiro Shiina’s name. A girl who is genius and very unique also has a high dependency. Mashiro can’t do his daily work alone, he only focuses on his job of drawing manga. And in the end, Sorata has to accept the task of taking care of Mashiro.

4. Akagami no Shirayukihime

Akagami no Shirayukihime

Episode : 2 Seasons ( 12 Episodes )
Rating : 7.93
Genres : Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Shoujo

Tells the story of Shirayuki, a girl who was born with a rare red assigned.

He works as a doctor in his home country. One day prince Raj of the kingdom commissioned someone to find the most beautiful woman in his kingdom to be his concubine,

Shirayuki was chosen but she did not want to become a concubine just because of her hair color. With various considerations, he cut off part of his hair and was left inside where he worked, and then fled by leaving his kingdom. On the way, he rested in a house on the border in the woods. There he meets a white-haired young man who turns out to be the second prince of the Clarines kingdom named Zen Wistelia Clarines and two bodyguards as well as his loyal friend One of the soldiers from the Raj follows him and forces him to return to the kingdom but Zen saves Shirayuki and takes him to his kingdom.

There he worked as a royal doctor. Shirayuki’s arrival was not welcomed by his kingdom until Obi was tasked with killing Shirayuki and Zen’s older brother Izana Wistelia Clarines who also offended Shirayuki. Over time Zen and Shirayuki like each other, to clarify their status zen finally plans to marry Shirayuki.

3. Mashiro iro Symphony

Mashiro iro Sympony

Episode : 12
Rating : 8.14
Genres : Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Shoujo

Kagamidai Academy was in trouble, the principal of Yuihime Girls’ school proposed merging, so some students were then selected from Kagamidai and sent to school in Yuihime as a trial.

Uryuu Shingo is among the students of choice, and what she finds in Yuihime is the experience with a group of girls who each have a unique situation.

As a specially selected student, Shingo joins the girls’ school until they officially decide. He meets girls and there are various problems, they all dislike male students.

2. Clannad


Episode : 23
Rating : 8.30
Genres : Comedy, Drama, Romance, School, Slice of Life, Supernatural

Clannad, tells the story of a man named Tomoya Okazaki whose family is in turmoil .she lives with her father in a modest house.

His family often fights because the father is often drunk His dream to become a basketball player is also destroyed, his hands can not be used to play basketball. Tomoya gives up her school life and lives as she pleases.

Tomoya’s life changes when she meets a woman who is standing in the middle of the hill leading to a school named Nagisa Furuka. She is a girl whose school is of Tomoya’s age, but she should have graduated by now.

Nagisa had to stay in class because of a mysterious illness she suffered in the winter, she had a fever that never healed, even for months. Therefore, she had to stay in class because the attendance at school was not enough.

1.Re: Life

Romance Anime
Romance Anime

Episode : 13
Rating : 8.24
Genres : Slice of Life, Romance, School

It tells the story of Kaizaki Arata, a 27-year-old unemployed man, who fails in every job interview after quitting his last company.

His life changed after he met Yoake Ryou of the ReLife Research Institute, who offered him a drug that could change his appearance to 17 years old and be the subject of a one-year trial. Thus, he began his life as a high school student again.

That’s a list of the best romance anime collections that make me curious to sad.

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