10 Best Anime of 2022

List of Best Anime Series in 2022

Best Anime of 2022

How will 2022 for you? There are a large number of new anime series airing in Japan and overseas in 2021, and some outstanding titles were featured every season. Of course, you have many upcoming anime scheduled to be released in 2022 as well.

Here is a list of 10 best anime series of 2022 including the brand new titles and the next seasons of the popular franchises. Check out which season they go on the air, too.

This Best Anime of 2022 List contains the unaired anime for their high potentiality and advance publicity, which means this lineup is tentative until 2022 is over. It will be always updated with the latest information. Stay tuned and don’t miss the best recent selection!

1. Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Season 2)

Having become a big hit all over the world recently, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (鬼滅の刃) is entering the new part after the first season in 2019 and the sequel movie in 2020. The greatest dark-fantasy anime series re-started with the season 2 titled Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Entertainment District Arc from December, 2021. The greater part of the season airs in winter of 2022, so this list includes it. You can see the new adventure of Tanjiro and the emergence of a new Hashira.

Season: Winter of 2021-2022

2. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure (Season 5)

For every fan of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure manga series published since 1987, the new season of its anime adaptation is one of the most anticipated anime in 2022. The latest season 5 titled JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Stone Ocean (ジョジョの奇妙な冒険 ストーンオーシャン) starts in January, 2022, which was distributed with 12 episodes on Netflix in advance. It is set in Florida centering on Jolyne Cujoh, who is the daughter of the Stardust Crusaders’s protagonist Jotaro Kujo.

Season: Winter of 2022

3. Rust-Eater Bisco

An expected brand new anime Rust-Eater Bisco (錆喰いビスコ) starts airing from January, 2022. Categorized as fantasy and adventure, it is adapted from the trendy same-titled light novel published since 2018. The setting is a post-apocalyptic world affected by the Rusty Wind that makes Japan get rusty. A young boy Bisco Akaboshi starts on a journey to seek a miraculous mushroom known as Rust-Eater.

Season: Winter of 2022

4. World’s End Harem

World’s End Harem (終末のハーレム) is one of the 2022 anime adapted from popular manga series. The original manga has been serialized since 2016, and its first anime adaptation was scheduled to air from October, 2021, which was postponed until January, 2022. The erotic dark-fantasy depicts the futuristic world infected by a novel virus that kills 99.9% of the male population around the world.

Season: Winter of 2022

5. Attack on Titan (Final Season Part 2)

Attack on Titan (進撃の巨人), one of the greatest anime series in a few decades, is coming to the end with the Final Season Part 2. The first part of the final season was broadcasted between December, 2021 and March, 2021. And, the second half began in January, 2022. The original manga series was completed in little earlier, while lots of mysteries related to the Titans and main characters still remain for fans of the anime series.

Season: Winter of 2022

6. Spy × Family

Spy × Family is a new anime series released from April, 2022, adapted from the successful manga serialized on Shonen Jump+ since 2019. The popular spy-themed comedy anime adaptation is created by Wit Studio and CloverWorks. Spy × Family focuses on a fake family consisting of an experienced spy Loid Forger, a mastered assassin Yor Forger and a psychic girl Anya Forger.

Season: Spring of 2022

7. Chainsaw Man

As the most promising new anime series, Chainsaw Man (チェンソーマン) should be added to your bucket list for 2022. The dark fantasy was originally published as manga serialized on Weekly Shonen Jump from 2018 to 2020, which is made into the first anime adaptation by the trendy studio Mappa. It has been announced to be released within 2022. A protagonist named Denji, who can transform himself into the Chainsaw Devil, fights against various Devils with Public Safety Devil Hunters.

Season: Within 2022

8. Bleach

Bleach, one of the most famous and popular modern anime all over the globe, shows a movement toward the end. Following the first 366-episode anime series that finished in 2012, the upcoming title Bleach: Thousand-Year Blood War (BLEACH 千年血戦篇) was announced to air from October, 2022. It presents the climax of the original manga story with the final battle of Ichigo Kurosaki.

Season: Autumn of 2022

9. Overlord (Season 4)

Isekai is a recent light novel genre, and Overlord (オーバーロード) is one of the most well-known Isekai anime adapted from the original light novel published since 2012. It started airing in 2015, and the latest fourth season will premiere within 2022. Like the last three saesons, Overlord follows Momonga, the player of a VRMMORPG who is sent to another world that is similar to the virtual gaming setting.

Season: Within 2022

10. Dr. Stone: Ryusui

The modern fantasy adventure Dr. Stone began in 2019, based on the original manga serialized on Weekly Shonen Jump. After the first and second season, a television special Dr. Stone: Ryusui (Dr.STONE 龍水) will hit the air in July, 2022. In addition, it has been officially announced that the third season will be released in 2023. Dr. Stone: Ryusui centers on Ryusui, who is revived by Senku to help him as a professional navigator.

Season: Summer of 2022

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