Manga fans today are a fan of horror and exorcism, two of the most popular genres. It’s a favorite pastime for many fans when the protagonist can transform an eerie ghost into an ethereal mist. It’s mainly because he has the ability to exorcise spirits at a high degree. There is no doubt in my mind that this type of anime is becoming increasingly popular. We’ve compiled a list of the top exorcism shows for your viewing pleasure today. So, without further ado, here are the top 13 anime series about exorcism.
D.Gray-Man is the first exorcism on our to-do list. This is an anime with some of the most menacing graphics you’ve ever seen. D.Gray Man takes place in a reimagined version of the late 1800s. Allen Walker is a typical college student who isn’t used to seeing a lot of strange things. The Black Order is a group of exorcists that he unintentionally joins. The members of this organization, on the other hand, have several foes. They have a long-standing feud with this evil demon, who is one of their enemies.
The dark demon king possesses a demon army called Akuma, which he wants to employ to destroy humanity. Allen Walker defeats the dark demon king in D.Gray Man. Watch it to see how he does it.
Are there any god-based animes out there? There you have it! In this tale, we learn about the life of Yato, a lesser-known god. He leads a very routine existence, completing menial tasks for the benefit of others in exchange for a meager 5 Yen. This God meets a human named Hiyori by chance one day. As they grow to know each other’s worlds, their mundane lives begin to transform. In the show, the deal between the two is well shown.
11. Soul Eater
Animes such as Soul Eater are known for their disturbing depictions of exorcisms. The Death Weapon Meister Academy trains a race of Death Scythes. Shinigami rely on them to aid them in their missions, which is why they’re trained. Humans and demons coexist in the demon world, and these scythes are hybrids of both species. These students must band together in order to distinguish between the actual evil and that which has been nurtured in their minds.
10. Demon Slayer
2020’s Demon Slayer is a major show. It’s one of the year’s most ground-breaking anime offerings. The plot of Demon Slayer is quite straightforward, but it’s nonetheless engrossing. Learn about a woodsman who works hard to support his family: Tanjiro Kamado. But one day, he wakes up to discover all of his family dead. A hybrid demon has been created out of Nezuko, his sister. In order to save his sister, Tanjiro must take on the role of a demon himself. Not at all surprising that Demon Slayer has become the most popular anime series of the year..
9. Jujutsu Kaisen
When it comes to anime, Jujutsu Kaisen is right up there with Naruto, Bleach, Fairy Tale, etc. This is an anime that is directly attributable to the rise of popular culture. All of the best anime shows have been combined into Jujutsu Kaisen. It follows Itadori Yuji as he is destined to be a vessel for a demon or curse that has been around for a long time. Follow Itadori’s journey as she decides between the paths of good and evil in this anime.
8. Blue Exorcist
As with Jujutsu Kaisen, the Blue Exorcist tells the tale of a character who is torn between doing the right thing and the wrong thing. Meet Rin Okumura, a regular teen whose life is turned upside down when he learns that he is inextricably linked to a demonic entity. Is this demon really Satan? He doesn’t know. And Satan wants to use this young boy as a pawn in his plot to usurp the throne. Because he’s a rebel, Rin decides to turn down this opportunity and follow in the footsteps of his father, an exorcist who died in the line of duty. The Blue Exorcist is a tale of strength and fortitude in the face of evil.
7. Gensoumaden Saiyuuki
That being said, Gensoumaden Saiyuki is a cult classic anime show that pioneered the exorcism genre. There are four main characters in this show, not just one. There’s an encounter between these four young adventurers and a warrior monk who’s widely thought to be the reincarnation of an ancient deity. The warrior, Sanzou, is eager to impart his knowledge and skills to the rest of the crew in order to prevent the evil demon from rising again. In a battle between humans and demons, the four lads are the only hope for humanity. It is Gensoumaden Saiyuuki if you are seeking an animal that exudes the virtues of gallantry and bravery.
Take a look at Yoshimura Sumimura, a man with a long history of exorcism. Yoshimura has been assigned with the mission of defending a village from monsters. It’s a problem, however, because he can’t leave his homeland because demons there would attack. Getting a friend who will watch over his hometown while he’s away on a mission becomes imperative at this time. It’s only that this new acquaintance belongs to a competing exorcist group. Who knows how these two egotistical individuals will interact. To find out, watch Kekkaishi.
5. Mob Psycho 100
You’ll enjoy Mob Psycho 100 if you’re searching for a humorous take on the exorcism genre (yes, they do exist). Some of the students you’ll encounter are dealing with their own personal issues. Mob, on the other hand, was born with extremely powerful psychic abilities at a very young age. In addition, he is utterly uninterested. The novel then follows Mob as he develops a new passion, alongside exorcism, in the course of the book. There are no ghosts or demons at stake here; instead, the goal is to find a glimmer of light amid the darkness of life.
4. Seraph Of The End
Vampires have taken over the planet, and humans have become their new slaves. Only a small percentage of the population has escaped. They’ve also put together a team to hunt down and exterminate every last vampire in the world. Two other members of this squad are also introduced: Mikaela and Yuuichiro. They are inseparably linked. In Seraph Of The End, find out what happens when one of them turns into a vampire and the other has to deal with it.
3. Tokyo Ghoul
The ghouls of Tokyo Ghoul are waiting for you in this dark and gruesome world. The plot revolves around a young Kaneki who was accidentally bitten by a ghoul. He’s now caught in limbo, unable to decide whether he’s human or ghoul. Furthermore, he is unable to divulge his identity to either race. Tokyo Ghoul is a must-see if you want to see some spine-tingling horror.
If you’re afraid of the dark, Mushishi isn’t the show for you. In addition to the show’s topic, the show’s art style is in line with the show’s art style. It’s gloomy and chock-full of unsettling images. Ginko, the protagonist of Mushishi, is tasked with searching the planet for various Mushi. He also wants to know why they exist and why they are a part of our daily lives. An animal with a profound message is Mushishi.
1. Tokyo Majin
Tokyo Ghoul and Tokyo Majin are very similar series. There is a great deal of depth and character development in every character. Emotionless characters add a new dimension to the show’s realism. In Tokyo Majin, a gang of youngsters gain abilities that appear out of nowhere. As a result, they must all put their abilities to good use in order to aid humanity defeat evil forces.
As a result, here is a list of the 13 best anime series on exorcisms. Do you have any of these shows on your TBR list? What’s the next show on your list to watch? Let us know what you think by leaving a comment below. Stay tuned to this section for more lists.