Want to be a demon lord and command your servants to do tasks for you? Or fight intense battles against your enemies? Experience all this and much more with the best anime games for mobile users. The anime world is filled with magical beings, monsters, vampires, knights, samurai, demons and what not! There are a lot of anime games out there that can give you the same thrill by letting you be the main character of the story. Here is the list of some incredible anime games worth checking out!
Anime Games for Mobile
30. Love Live! School Idol Festival
If you are looking for an anime music game then Love Live! School Idol Festival is the perfect game for you. It features all the famous music and songs from the anime Love Live! which makes it a treat for the fans of J-pop music. You can create your own idol group by selecting the clubs featured in the series. It is one of the best anime games for mobile for the fans of music/songs based games. Also, the game is in story mode that makes it apt for Love Live! fans who want to see more of the characters outside the anime in other multimedia. This game is free to play. Hence, it is easily accessible to fans worldwide.
29. Tokyo Ghoul: Dark War
It is a free-to-play anime game for mobile based on the anime and manga series, Tokyo Ghoul. The main premise of the game is about conflicts between the CCG and Ghouls, just like in the anime. The players can select amongst an array of investigators and ghouls to create their team. There are more than fifty characters to choose from. You can team up with other players online and can play in PvP mode too. In multiplayer mode, the players can take part in the traditional player vs player mode or a MOBA-based mode. Moreover, in the single-player mode, the players embark on a journey where they have to face enemies in human and ghoul forms. Whatever you choose, you are sure to enjoy this immersive experience.
28. Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle
Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle along with Naruto is the most famous anime and manga series ever. That is why they have a lot of game based on them. Therefore it is the second game on this list based on the anime Dragon Ball Z, the first being Dragon Ball Z: Legends. Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle is a one to one combat game where you can choose your favourite character and use its power against your opponent. To win the game, you need to knock out your enemy by continuously hitting and lowering its power. Goku, the protagonist of the anime Dragon Ball Z has got some amazing power which the player can use to defeat his opponent. Goku’s main power is the Kamehameha wave which he uses to take down his enemies.
27. Grand Summoners
Grand Summoners is an anime game for mobile which is famous among veterans as it features classic game designs. Because of the style and design of the game, it invokes a sense of nostalgia among the players who have been avid pro anime game players for decades. The game has some incredible pixel-style graphic design making it appealing for everyone. The game has a collaboration with a well-known anime series, One Punch Man, which means you can play as one of the characters of this anime too. What makes the game more exciting is that it is a multiplayer game means you can play the game with other players around the globe. This game is available both on android and iOS devices.
26. BanG Dream! Girls Band Party
BanG Dream! Girls Band Party, also known as Bandori is a mobile rhythm game published by Bushiroad and created by Craft Egg. It is based on the first season of the BanG Dream anime universe. Rhythm games collaborate music and anime to give the players a memorable game-playing experience. During the game, you can play a variety of songs and progress while unlocking many more levels and songs. This game is a part of a multimedia franchise along with anime, CDs, and live concerts. Moreover, this game has won many awards like Google Play’s “Grand Prize for Players’ Choice Game and Attractive Game” and the App store’s “Top Game Ranking”.
25. Utano Princesama: Shining Live
Shining Live is a rhythm game with simple and intuitive controls. With this amazing game, you can transform your smartphone into a concert stage. This game is based on anime of the same name. It is perfect for those who want to experience a full-blown idol game. So if you want to manage an idol group, this game is just the thing for you. The players here take the persona of the manager of an entertainment company to produce Japan’s best idol group. For this, they have to raise bonds, create units and go forward through the story mode. What makes the game more interesting is that it is fully voiced and players can get involved in the game and its music too. Moreover, this game is one of the most sought-after and played anime games for mobile in Japan.
24. Bleach Brave Souls
Bleach Brave Souls is one of the longest-running anime ever. The Bleach Brave Souls game is an action 3D game based on the Bleach universe. KLabgames is a Japanese company that developed this free-to-play mobile game. You can play this game in story mode. It has a very compelling plot which makes the players fully immersed in the game. Players have to make a team of three and make character combinations from their favourite characters from the Bleach universe. The game is so popular that there have been 40 million downloads of the game worldwide till May 2019.
23. Naruto: Slugfest
Naruto: Slugfest is the second game on this list which is based on the extremely popular anime and manga series Naruto. It a must-have game for the fans of Naruto anime and manga. With cinematic 3D Visuals and a plot inspired by the universe of Naruto, it becomes all the more interesting. This game is developed with state-of-the-art cartoon rendering technology for an intense gameplay experience. The cinematography besides the shadow and light effect is a treat for visuals. Naruto: Slugfest is an online role-playing game that takes place in Konoha where the players embark on an adventurous journey. Moreover, the players get a lot of missions to accomplish in the game and reach the top.
22. Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius
Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius is a mobile game whose premise is taken from the Final Fantasy series and combines it with the game Brave Frontier. You can choose characters from both Final Fantasy and Brave Frontier and build a team of five members and cross various levels defeating the enemies. Moreover, the game has got elements of magic, action, and creatures with supernatural abilities known as Espers. Also, it is a fine example of how one can take elements from two different universes and create an exciting game all on its own. This game is created in pixel art style which is quite normal for most RPGs. This anime game for mobile is available both on Android and iOS.
21. Bungo Stray Dogs: Tales of the Lost
Bungo Stray Dogs is a famous anime that is appreciated because of its compelling plot and interesting characters. This anime is now turned into a game ‘Bungo Stray Dogs: Tales of the Lost’ where players are now able to become those lovable characters and play in the story mode. It is a great way to experience the thrill of the anime and become one with your favourite character. Both the anime and the game follow the story of its main character Atsushi Nakajima who unknowingly gets involved in an unusual detective agency. Also, the game has got both battle and story mode where you can find out the backstory and watch different scenes from the anime. Bungo Stray Dogs: Tales of the Lost has comprehensive animations and illustrations that are absolutely loved by the fans of the anime. Hence making the game quite popular among anime fans worldwide.
20. Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links
Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links is a mobile collectible card game based on an anime of the same name. The game uses the ‘Speed Duels’ format same as the anime. It even uses the rules of the trading card game with some modifications. While playing the game, the players have to create their own deck and duel with other players. To make the deck, the players have to choose from available Yu-Gi-Oh! cards. There are missions that the players have to complete to receive various collectible items. Players have to raise their stage -level by completing stage missions and the latest legendary duels will come into sight.
19. Pokemon Go!
You must be living under a rock if you haven’t heard about ‘Pokemon Go!’. The whole world went haywire when this game was released. Players were wandering in every nook and corner of their cities to capture Pokemon. As it is based on a very popular anime ‘Pokemon’, it received a lot of love and appreciation from the fans. It features some of the most well-known anime characters from the series. Also, its mobile game Pokemon Go! has been in news for its unique theme and has created a niche for itself among mobile game lovers. In the game, the players have to collect virtual Pokemon, battle gyms, and protect them from the shady Team Rocket. It is a game that literally took the world by storm.
18. Naruto x Boruto Ninja Voltage
It is an RPG game inspired by the popular anime and manga series Naruto. It is a real-time action game quite famous among the fans of anime games for mobile. Moreover, in this game, characters from both Boruto and Naruto Shippuden are there. Players have to create a group of four characters to accomplish the tasks and battle for territories with other online players. This game is all about online competition. It surpasses your expectations and gives you the whole experience of becoming a ninja. The players from across the globe compete against each other in a fantastic setting in the game. Each of the characters has some superpowers which can be used for creating ninja fortresses, growing villages, and protecting against enemy attacks.
17. One Piece Treasure Cruise
The anime ‘One Piece’ is a story of an accomplished pirate Luffy D. Monkey. It features many other pirates who are on a hunt to find the most amazing treasure of all time- ‘One Piece’. The game of the same title is also based on the same theme and story of the anime. So, if you are into treasure hunt or pirates, this one is for you. Moreover, the anime has some epic characters who are favourites among fans. Thus resulting in the immense popularity of the game. This is a story mode gameplay where you have to build characters who will be your crew members to sail. Playing the ‘One Piece Treasure Cruise’ game gives you a chance to relive this epic anime that is one of the best anime of all time.
16. Tales of Crestoria
Tales of Crestoria mobile game is a part of the Tales multimedia franchise. This game has out-of-the-world graphics and promising gameplay. It is an RPG where you have to combat against your opponents and win to reach the next level. This game is a favourite among the loyal fans of the Tales franchise. “Crime” is the theme of the game. Also, the story revolves around a young man who carries the burden of a crime he committed. With a lot of blood and betrayal in this RPG, it a favorite game for mature players.
15. Dragon Ball Z: Legends
Dragon Ball is one of the most famous anime in the world and it has got many games based on it. This is one such anime game for mobile that features some elements from the anime. It is a combat-style game where you have to fight against your opponent. Moreover, this game is played in story mode and PvP mode with a simple control system. You have to collect characters from the series and use them to battle in three on three matches and decrease the power level of your opponent to win the match. Also, each match comprises two teams that can have one to three fighters (in each team) and a fighter can be swapped in between the game. Win the battles and reach the top.
14. Brave Nine
Choose from a fantastic array of beautiful characters and form teams to battle against your opponents. It is a turn-based battle game that requires wit and strategy to defeat the rival. You can have lots of fun playing this game any forming teams of your choice with other mercenaries and challenge any team you want. With spectacular graphics and design, this game provides a detailed and enriching experience for the user. This game is free to play with lots of in-app purchase options. Regular updates, unique features and great designs keep the player hooked to the intense battles in the game. Using several modes for combat and combining its classic features with the new ones, you can become a formidable enemy. Master your powers by tactics and win over more than 1400 stages in the game.
13. Azur Lane
It is a real player game based on the alternate history of World War 2. It is a Naval Warfare shoot ’em up game where you have to collect warships and battle against the enemies. Moreover, the game is known for presenting preserved museum ships as its characters like the Russian Avrora and Japanese Mikasa. At present, the game has more than 450 characters making it a unique game with such a big number of characters. Upon its release, the game became so popular especially in Japan that it has been adopted into manga and other multimedia such as novellas.
12. Fire Emblem Heroes
A tactical role-playing game that is free to play with great features is a choice of many. This game is based on an anime of the same name. The players get to use many strategies to fight and win. And, as you go forward, you will meet and let go of many allies. The players have to assemble a team of four characters from the series and fight against the rival team. As you keep winning, you will keep progressing in the game. Different characters have different abilities and you have to use them accordingly. Moreover, this epic game is developed by the famous gaming company Nintendo and it’s one of their most successful ventures to date.
11. Princess Connect! Re:Dive
Play Princess Connect! Re:Dive with your friends from around the world and form teams of up to five members. Players can real-time action role-playing game and take part in various modes of gameplay. Go on quests or battle in arena modes to become a great warrior. With a wonderful story that begins in the land of Astraea with Heroines, awesome animation and graphics, this game has some seriously gripping content. Players can pick their favourite character and amp their levels and skills up with unique weapons and powers. It is simple but fun to play the game for both beginners and pros. Enjoy this amazing game with your friends and unlock the heroines’ unique features as you move forward.
10. Sword Art Online: Memory Defrag
SAO: Memory Defrag is a very popular free to play game based on a popular anime of the same name. Though it keeps a lot of elements from the series, it has a story mode along with online PvP with features of hack and slashes action RPG. It has got solo mode along with multiplayer mode which means you can play the game with your friends online too. You have to collect characters and upgrade them to compete in the game. Moreover, while playing the players can control an array of character actions with intuitive tap-and-flick controls. Also, fans of the original SAO anime series love playing this game because of the nostalgia factor.
9. DanMachi – Memoria Freese
This anime game for mobile is just like the anime series “Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?” Ignore the strange name of the anime, as the game is pretty decent and has got a cult fan following across the globe. It’s a combat game where you can choose a character and fight against your opponent. After defeating your opponent, you elevate your level. Moreover, the more your level gets elevated, the more powerful opponents you have to fight. Also, the specialty of this game is that it uses original voice actors from the anime series. This allows the players to fully immerse themselves in the game and have a lot of fun. It has got a brilliant JRPG with the best anime-aesthetic graphics, with additional video clips. However, the control system of the game is simple to play.
8. Mob Psycho 100: Psychic Battle
This turn-based action game is for the fans of battle-based games. The players have to select characters who will take turns based on their speed. The characters have many roles to play and players can swap their characters depending on which character is apt for which situation. Moreover, there are around eighty characters to choose from. Along with the characters, you can have pets also, which you have to unlock while levelling up. There are narration and dialogue in the game which uses the show’s original voice actors. With this, the players feel that they are part of the Mob Psycho 100 anime. As this game is inspired by an anime of the same name, players can expect to feel the real thrill of the anime. The game is available for download in the Google Play stores.
Arknights is a mobile game for serious players and it boasts an exciting storyline and formidable gameplay. In the game, the players have to play the part of “The Doctor” who is on a mission to eliminate deadly diseases from the earth. It is basically a tower defence game where the players have to stop enemies from infiltrating the tower base. Akrknights has got some great graphics, exciting gameplay, and interesting elements making it a very exciting anime-based mobile game. It is available both on android and iOS platforms. It even won an award in 2020 for being one of the best innovative games.
6. Honkai Impact 3rd
Honkai Impact is a 3D action role-playing game that is famous for incorporating many genres. The genres it incorporates are social simulation, hack and slash along with elements of shoot ’em up, bullet hell, platforming, and dungeon crawling. This game can be played in both single and multiplayer modes. Apart from the anime game for mobile, the Honkai Impact franchise comprises an anime series, promotional videos, and multiple manhua series. The story Honkai Impact universe is set in an alternate earth, worst affected by Honkai. There is an evil force with a mind of its own. In the game, the players control the Valkyries who protect the world against the Honkais. The game has got excellent graphics which makes it an enjoyable gaming experience. So, get ready to fight against powerful creatures and be the hero that you see in your favourite animes.
5. Fate/Grand Order
Fate/Grand Order is one of the most well-known RPG anime games for mobile. It is based on the popular anime, the Fate series. And, just like the anime, this game also has compelling stories that are both funny and emotional. It comprises an ingenious storyline and awesome graphics that make it an exciting game to play. The game has got a narrative style and combat system. It is one of the most popular anime-based games for mobile to date. What makes it popular among people is that it’s very easy for beginners as it is not a very complicated game to play and is easy to grasp. So get ready for battles, and solving historical mysteries with your allies.
4. The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross
A game with over-the-top action, excellent graphics, and a gripping story is hard to come across. Luckily The Seven Deadly Sins does it all for us. It surely is an interesting game to play. Moreover, it is an RPG game based on the hit manga series. Combat is one of its most vital elements, and its gameplay is considered as one the best in this genre of game. Each character has got different combat skills which you have to use according to the situation. The Seven Deadly Sins: Grand Cross is an excellent video game from every aspect be it graphics, the characters, or the storyline. It is a dynamic card collecting game and RPG with deadly action sequences and loads of clips from the anime that permits you to delve into the gripping story.
Pick your favourite hunter personality from over 90 options. All the characters are unique with their individual personality and animation. Bluestone is an action RPG that allows the users to play and fight alongside their comrades. Special features like Hunter Guild, Ice fishing area, boutiques, suspicious shops and fight clubs make this game all the more likeable for the players all over the world. This is a tap-based fighting game where the players tap to attack the enemy and defeat him. The compelling storyline and amazing graphics of the vast world that lies in this game are a treat for the players. Become a hunter and reach your fullest potential by winning upgrades and enhancements in the game.
2. Genshin Impact
Genshin Impact is one of the most ambitious and famous fantasy-based anime games for mobile. It is published and developed by miHoYo. This game is quite popular among the fans of fantasy-based role-playing games and Gacha. Gacha means a game where the players can make loots as much as they can to enhance themselves. The game boasts breathtaking graphics along with challenging gameplay. Genshin Impact is a free-to-explore game where players get involved in various quests and travel a big fantasy world. It lets you explore the vast world of Teyvat, an imaginary land in the game. This game is available on PC, Android devices, iOS, and PlayStation.
1. Dengeki Bunko: Crossing Void
Dengeki Bunko: Crossing Void is an RPG game that is played on a turn basis. It is based on the light novels created by Dengeki Bunko and contains more than 50 characters from at least 25 light novels. This game consists of story mode and challenge mode. In the story mode, the player has to choose a character who will follow the original storyline from the light novels. The character has to cross chapters to move forward and earn rewards like coins, character fragments, Exp, Maigo, and upgrade materials. In the challenge mode, there are various stages which the player has to cross by defeating the opponents by battling with them in real-time.
Immerse in the whole experience of your favourite anime and become the hero you have always loved watching on TV. These popular anime games for mobile let anime fans all over the world gather on the same platform and share their interests. You can go on an adventure, earn rewards, be popular, meet new people, make new friends and take part in global battles.