For those who follow Japanese fashion trends, Gothic Lolita is a style that focuses on monochrome attire and traditional accessories like parasols. Black dresses are frequently seen on the style’s adherents.
It can be difficult to find a gothic lolita-inspired anime that’s both enjoyable and educational. These 10 gothic lolita-inspired anime programs have been compiled here for your viewing pleasure, as well as a brief summary of the plot to get you started! The best gothic lolita anime you’ll ever watch is a mix of charming and spooky characters.
1. Le Portrait de Petit Cossette
Japanese art student Eiri Kurahashi works in an antiques store in Tokyo. When Eiri’s friends begin to observe a major shift in his behavior as he becomes more forgetful and absent-minded, they are concerned. They swiftly conclude that a girl is to responsible for their friend’s plights.
The antique Venetian glass that Eiri’s uncle bought in France may hold the key to his strange visions of a beautiful doll-like girl. Despite the fact that she appears to be in a completely different universe, Eiri can’t shake the image of her in her head. It becomes clear to him that he has fallen head over heels in love with this weird little girl as his sketchbook is filled with her likeness. In Marchello Orlando’s painting, he recognizes Cossette d’Auvergne and learns that she and her entire family were tragically killed in an assassination plot.
One night, when he was closing up the shop, a voice told him to stay put. He finally makes touch with the object of his desire, but he makes a contract that he doesn’t completely grasp..
2. Soul Eater
Bones is an animated studio.
Action, Fantasy, Comedy, Supernatural, and Shounen
The Shinigami—Lord Death himself—heads the Death Weapon Meister Academy in Death City, a renowned technical institute. “Death Scythes” are the Shinigami’s weapons of choice against the myriad evils in their magical world. Human hybrids with the capacity to convert themselves into Demon Weapons are the only ones who can create these Death Scythes, and only after they absorb the souls of 99 evil creatures and one witch’s.
With the guidance of his straight-laced wielder, or meister, Maka Albarn, Soul Eater Evans, a Demon Scythe who only seems to care about what’s cool, is aiming to become a Death Scythe. As well as Black-Star and Tsubaki, the Shinigami’s own son, who is a compulsive dual wielder of twin pistols Patty and Liz, the two polar opposites work and study together.
As these students of Shibusen engage on missions to harvest souls and protect the city from the world’s threats, they work together under the snickering sun to improve their mental, physical, and spiritual health.
3. Rozen Maiden
Toon Boom Animation Studios: Nomads
Action, Comedy, Drama, Magic, and Seinen are all examples of genres.
He spends his days at home as a recluse, buying things online and then returning them before the free trial time expires. It’s very uncommon for him to get a note on his desk that asks him to wind something, and he assumes it’s something he ordered and carelessly circles “yes.”
Upon unpacking the package, Jun discovers a wind-up doll—but this is no ordinary toy—that can walk and talk like a real person. “I am Shinku,” she announces proudly, introducing herself as the sixth doll in the famed dollmaker Rozen’s Rozen Maiden series. A human is needed to help these sisters face each other in a competition called the Alice Game. To be a real girl worthy of meeting their creator, the winner must become Alice.
It gets increasingly difficult for Jun as he finds himself surrounded by a growing number of sentient dolls, as well as a long-lost enemy from Shinku’s past.
4. Death Note
Madhouse Animation Studios
Supernatural, Thriller and Shounen are all subgenres of Mystery.
Anyone can be killed—provided that the person’s face and name are written in a notebook called a Death Note. Ryuk, fed up with living as a shinigami and curious about how a Death Note might be used by a human, decides to drop one into the real world.
Light Yagami, a high school student and prodigy, discovers the Death Note and decides to test it by writing a criminal’s name in it. As soon as the criminal dies as a result of Light’s experiment with the Death Note, he realizes just how dangerous the power he now wields is.
He decides to extinguish all criminals to create a new universe where crime does not exist and people worship him as god with this divine ability. A serial killer, on the other hand, is immediately seen to be targeting criminals and police attempt to capture the offender. The best detective in the world, a young and eccentric man known only as L., will assist the Japanese investigators in this endeavor.
A-1 Pictures’s animation studios.
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, and Military are all subgenres.
Off-duty JSDF officer and otaku Youji Itami is on his way to a doujin convention in Ginza, Tokyo, when a giant gate-shaped portal suddenly forms in front of him. JSDF officer and otaku Youji Itami Supernatural monsters and medieval warriors dressed in medieval armor charge through the city, slaughtering and destroying everything in their path. This gate Youji acts quickly to save as many lives as he can while the rest of the JSDF focuses on halting the invading forces.
Youji has been given the duty of directing a special reconnaissance mission, part of a JSDF task force, that will be sent to the “Special Region” three months after the invasion. As a means of learning more about what they’re dealing with and establishing amicable relations with the governing empire, they must travel into this unknown planet. For failure to succeed, the two sides of the gate will have to engage in an all-out battle that will devastate both nations for years to come.
6. Black Rock Shooter
In the studios: Ordet, SANZIGEN
Action, Drama, Comedy, and Slice of Life are all examples of genres.
A meek, withdrawn girl named Yomi Takanashi is the first person Mato Kuroi meets on the first day of junior high school. Mato does her best to engage in conversation with Yomi in an effort to become friends with her. At first, Yomi is shunned, but when she notices a blue bird from the book “Li’l Birds At Play” hooked to Mato’s phone, the ice cracks. When the two discover they share a same interest, they become a close bond.
In a parallel dimension, Mato and Yomi exist as Black-Rock Shooter and Dead Master, respectively. While the girls are oblivious of this knowledge, they unwittingly become entwined in a web of fate that stretches over time and space.
P.A. Works is the name of the studio
Mystery, Horror, Supernatural, Thriller, and School are all subgenres.
Schoolmate Misaki died during the 1972 school year at Yomiyama North Middle School’s class 3-3. Fearful atmosphere has permeated the village of Yomiyama ever since the dark mysteries of the town’s past were revealed.
Kouichi Sakakibara, a 15-year-old freshman at Yomiyama North, moves into class 3-3 and quickly notices a melancholy atmosphere that permeates the school. While the rest of the class and the teachers appear to treat Mei Misaki as if she doesn’t exist, he can’t help but be pulled to her. No one, including Mei, can stop Kouichi from getting closer to the truth about the horrible phenomenon that has been haunting class 3-3 of Yomiyama North for the past few months.
Kouichi and his classmates are drawn into the mystery surrounding a series of inevitable, terrible events, but deciphering the tragedy of Yomiyama may just cost them the ultimate price.
The Daume Studios
Supernatural, Horror, Thriller, and Vampire are all subgenres.
Fifteen-year-old Megumi Shimizu dreamed of a glamorous life in the big city; unfortunately, she was unexpectedly killed by an epidemic that turned the summer into a season of blood and terror in the calm town of Sotoba. He comes to realize that to find the truth about the disease, Toshio Ozaki must give up his humanity and give up his life. As a result of the tragic loss of Megumi, Natsuno Yuuki, a socially awkward young man from the city, is forced to confront the sorrow of friendship for the first time. In order to preserve Sotoba from becoming a ghost town of vampires, Toshio and Natsuno forge an unexpected partnership.
Shiki, based on Fuyumi Ono’s horror novel, is more than just a typical vampire thriller. A narrative of survival in a world where one can’t readily identify good from evil is depicted in this film. The Shiki, as the vampires name themselves, are left to fend for themselves against the paranoid/unbelieving villagers who have abandoned them. Shiki investigates the line between man and beast.
Bones is the name of the game at these studios.
Fictional subgenres include: Mystery, Historical, Drama, Romance.
Foreign exchange student Kazuya Kujou attends the prestigious Saint Marguerite Academy in Sauville. His jet-black hair and dark brown eyes have earned him the nickname “Black Reaper,” which is based on a popular urban legend about a traveler who carries death with him in the spring.
When Kujou is looking for ghost stories, he visits the school’s opulent library on a day like any other. However, his attention quickly shifts to a strand of golden hair on the stairs. In a big garden and with a gorgeous doll-like child known as Victorique de Blois, her intricate and imaginative foresight allows her to anticipate their destinies, now interwoven.
After a ghost ship and an alchemist with the ability to transform appear, Victorique and Kujou have no choice but to rely on each other in order to solve the mysteries surrounding them.
10. Date a Live
AIC Plus+ is the studio in question.
A wide variety of genres, including harem-comedy, romance, comedy, science fiction, Mecha, and school.
Eurasian continent was destroyed 30 years ago by an enormous “spatial earthquake”—an unexplained source of space vibration that resulted in over 150 million deaths on Eurasian continent. These quakes have plagued the earth intermittently, but on a much smaller scale, since that time
Shidou Itsuka, a high school student who lives with his younger sister, Kotori, appears to be an average student. By the time he arrives to help her, the city of Tengu has been engulfed in an erupting space quake. He discovers a “Spirit,” an entity from another universe whose appearance causes a space quake, at its source. His involvement in this conflict comes soon after, when the girl and the Anti-Spirit Team engage in an all-out battle for control of the world’s spirits.
A third party, “Ratatoskr,” believes in protecting the spirits, and it’s shocking that Shidou’s younger sister is in charge of it! As a result of the fight, Kotori hires Shidou and presents him with a new strategy for dealing with Spirits: make them fall in love with him. It’s now up to him to captivate the world’s spirits, and the stakes couldn’t be higher.