Anime is something that viewers of various kinds and each viewer has a different preference and liking. The most wonderful thing about anime is that it caters to the needs of every viewer and it does so amazingly. One genre that viewers enjoy a lot is shoujo. Shoujo anime generally catered toward young girls, but nowadays, everyone watches such anime.
There are people who are new to this genre and wish to watch some of the best and there are also veteran watchers who would like to watch the best shoujo anime. Here are the top 10 shoujo anime of all time.
10) Snow White With The Red Hair
This particular anime is very sweet and beautiful but has some serious moments as well. It features a girl named Shirayuki who ran away from her home and runs into the second prince of the country, Zen. Shirayuki and Zen become fast friends and eventually fall in love. It is a beautiful story and has good animation.
9) Akatsuki No Yona
‘Akatsuki No Yona’ is set in ancient times and is centered around a princess named Yona. Yona has to run away from her home after her father, the king, is killed by a friend. She and her bodyguard, Hak escape and try to find allies so that she can take back her kingdom. This makes it one of the top 10 shoujo anime of all time.
8) Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki Kun
This is a very sweet and hilarious anime. It is centered around a girl named Chiyo who finds out that her crush is a famous shoujo mangaka. Through an interesting turn of events, she ends up being his assistant and finds herself in many hilarious situations. It is also quite amazing to watch a shoujo mangaka being dense when it comes to real-life romance.
7) Kimi Ni Todoke
‘Kimi Ni Todoke’ is the perfect anime for people who wish to watch a puppy romance. The romance in this anime is very pure and very wholesome and sort of healing to watch. The love story between the most popular guy Kazehaya and a misunderstood girl named Sawako is quite wonderful.
6) Ao Haru Ride
‘Ao Haru Ride’ is based on one of the best-selling shoujo manga of all time. It is a story that features a girl’s first love and it makes viewers question whether one can forget their very first love. It is a heart-wrenching anime, but it is worth the tears. This makes it one of the top 10 shoujo anime of all time.
5) My Little Monster
The female lead in ‘My Little Monster’ is quite different from the usually shy and soft girls in Shoujo anime. The girl is stoic and serious whilst the guy is loud and boisterous. Theirs is a story that is unique and very interesting to watch. This makes it one of the top 10 shoujo anime of all time.
4) Ouran High School Host Club
‘Ouran High School Host Club’ seems like a typical reverse harem anime at the start, but as the series progresses, it becomes much more than that. It is the perfect anime for people who enjoy gender bender, beautiful guys, and reverse harem as a genre.
‘Wotakoi’ is the one romance anime that every anime watcher can relate to. Narumi is a closeted Otaku who goes to work at a new company, where she meets one of her previous friends Hirotaka who is an Otaku like her. The two of them start dating and the anime follows their love life. It is very relatable and hilarious to watch two otakus dating each other.
2) Kaichou Wa Maid Sama
‘Kaichou Wa Maid Sama’ is one of the most popular romance anime of all time. It is a very sweet anime and its manga is even better. Misaki, the stoic and scary student council president has a secret. She works at a mid cafe to support her family and no one knows that. However, Usui Takumi, the most popular guy at her school, finds out her secret one day. The story follows their love story.
1) Fruits Basket
One cannot make a list of the best shoujo anime and leave out ‘Fruits Basket’. Due to some interesting turn of events, Tohru Honda has to live in the Soma household. She soon finds out that the Soma family has a secret, they turn into animals when someone of the other gender hugs them. The anime evokes a lot of emotions from the viewers and is a must-watch for all the Shoujo fans. This makes it one of the top 10 shoujo anime of all time.
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