Who doesn’t love Slice of Life shows, and more so if it is topped with chunks of cute romantic comedy! With Netflix as our next best option for legal streaming site, we must get the best out of it. Nonetheless, Netlfix India has a great assortment of top animes under the romance and SoL banner that you must look into!
So without further ado, here we are with Top 24 Romance & Slice Of Life anime on Netflix India which are currently available:
Tsukune Aono is an average teenager who is unable to get into any high school because of his bad grades. His parents inadvertently enroll him into Youkai Academy as a last resort to secure his education. Little does he know is that the school is for monsters than hate humans and would probably kill any on sight. It is when he meets Moka, a beautiful girl who in reality is a powerful vampire. Rosario to Vampire is a supernatural school comedy that explores Tsukune’s romantic exploits, experiences, and misadventures with beautiful but dangerous creatures.
If you love an interesting plot and good action harem, with truck loads of fanservice, then its a choice for you!
23. Forest of Piano
There is nothing unites us more than Music. On one side we have Kai, a poverty stricken boy brought up by a prostitute mother who grew up playing an abandones piano in the forest. On the other hand, we have Syuhei, a priviledged child coming from a pianist’s family. A beautiful story of two boys coming from two distinct upbringing as their lives entwine at a common point-music.
If you like learning about classical music, it’s status in society, people’s reaction to great talent, and an appreciation for the art of piano then you will definitely like it.
22. Kiss Him, Not Me
Studios: Brain’s Base
Kae Serinuma is a very kind but noticeably overwight second-year high school student and a devoted otaku. She is an obsessed fujoshi, who fantasize about her male classmates falling for each other. However, things change after one of her beloved characters die and she loses all her weight after a week of fasting. It suddenly turns into a reverse-harem and all the boys fall for her. How will Serinuma deal with the boys pursuing her BL-obsessed self?
If you love BL (Boy’s love) or just crazy about shipping boys, then you will be absolutely won over by this anime!
21. Spice & Wolf
Holo is a powerful wolf deity who is celebrated and revered in the small town of Pasloe for blessing the annual harvest. Kraft Lawrence, a merchant trading during medieval times comes to know about Holo whose grand tale has just been reduced to a mere folk tale. When he stops at Pasloe, Holo offers to become his business partner if he eventually takes her to her northern home of Yoitsu. Thus begins their long journey!
20. Haganai: I don’t have many friends
Studios: AIC Build
When Kodaka Hasegawa transferred to a new school, he is determined to make a positive impression, and maybe even some friends. However, Kodaka discovers he is out of luck when he immediately gets labeled as a violent delinquent due to his blond hair and intimidating expression. Soon, he finds out that he is not the only loner.
He meets a fellow loner Yozora Mikazuki, together they decide to overcome the difficulties of making friends together by starting the Neighbor’s Club. Created for people who don’t have friends, daily activities involve learning social skills and how to fit in, which will hopefully allow them to make friends. A warm harem rom-com slice of life that can inspire you for a better social life!
19. Highschool DxD
Among all the highschool ecchi anime that silly 12 year olds watch instead of hentais, High school DxD might actually be one of the greatest of all time.Hmm…It seems folks at Netflix are really cultured.
Issei Hyoudou is your run-of-the-mill pervert who does nothing productive with his life, peeping on women and dreaming of having his own harem one day. On a date that he went with a beautiful girl, turns out to be a fallen angel who brutally kills him!
Later, Issei was returned to life by his senior crush Rias Gremory, a top class devil, in exchange of him being her pawn for the rest of his life. Slowly adjusting to his new life, Issei must train and fight in order to survive in the violent world of angels and devils. Each new adventure leads to many hilarious moments with his new comrades, all the while keeping his new life a secret from his friends and family.
18. Carole & Tuesday
A netflix original anime based on the power of music to change the world. The story is set in a terraformed Mars. where the music world is dominated by AI. Carole and Tuesday who are passioante about music finds each other and the two decide to perform music together. They believe that together they can convey their feelings through their songs. Will hard work and luck be enough for the duo to create the biggest miracle that Mars has ever seen?
Carole and Tuesday is an emotionally raw powerful peice of art with a simple message- passioante music is a universal mode of communication that can transcend language, cultural barrier and digital noise to bring us all together.
Studios: Kyoto Animation, Animation Do
Yo ladies! It’s time for recieving some fanservice! Hot Boys Alert!
Haruka Nanase has a love for water and a passion for swimming. Along with his other elementary school friends he won their first big relay tournament race. After that, they all went their separate ways until in highschool they reunite except Rin to form the Iwatobi Swimming club. With the upcoming tournament nearing, former track team member Rei Ryuugazaki joins and the four develop a close bond while training intensely to come out on top and settle things between Haruka and Rin once and for all.
Let’s not reduce it to just a sports anime ’cause this SoL has brilliant character designs, top notch animations and a beautiful storyline about teamwork, rekindling past friendship and swimming!
During the summer of her freshman year of high school, Yuzu Aihara’s mother remarries, forcing her to transfer to a new school. Much to her dismay, Yuzu’s dreams and style do not conform with her new ultrastrict, all-girls school, filled with obedient shut-ins and overachieving grade-skippers. But she manages to grab the attention of Mei Aihara, the beautiful and imposing student council president.
Tired of her new school life, when she returns home, she finds out Mei is actually her new step-sister! Taking advantage of Yuzu’s kind nature, Mei steals her first kiss and leaves her to ponder the true nature of her first kiss, and the secrets behind the tortured expression in the eyes of her new sister.
15. Scum’s Wish
Scum’s Wish introduces itself as a melancholic tale of unrequited love, and quickly transforms into something far more ugly. Hanabi and Mugi are lonely because they cannot be united with their loved ones, and so they seek to find some solace in each other. They can’t love each other because they love someone else. They use sexual intimacy as an escape. But they still can’t give up on the one they love. And so the cycle, their tedious lives continue.
If you liked Aku no Hana and School Days, this won’t be a challenge for you.
14. How Heavy Are The Dumbells You Lift?
Studios: Doga Kobo
How many anime have you watched or even heard about, whose main narrative is about exercising? I hope not much. The story starts off with Hibiki Sakura, a high-schooler attending an all-girls school and has an uncontainable craving of unhealthy food, wanting to lose weight. With her attempts at solitary exercise failing miserably, Hibiki decides to join the newly opened Silverman Gym. Little did Hibiki knew that her weight loss journey is going to unleash a totally new world of bodybuilding and fetishes before her!
Fullmarks on animation and nonstop comedy! A great anime with a unique concept for you to enjoy and get motivated for the tiring gym routines!
13.Himouto! Umaru chan
Studios: Doga Kobo
Our protagonist Umaru, by day is a picture perfect example of adolescent perfection. Good grades, good sport, absolutely gorgeous and genuinely night person. By night, she puts on an animal hood and becomes a otaku slob, who does nothing but play games, watch anime and truck loads of junk food. If you are looking for a plot here, there isn’t any.
Tune in to this show if you are having a bad day and have a good laugh!
Beastars is an anime about prejudices, self-discovery and life under an idealistic authority where carnivores and herbivores supposedly dwell in harmony, and all of this takes place in Cherryton Academy’s drama club.
Legoshi is our wolf boy protagonist who is silent, humble and gentle, almost polar opposite to his bloodthirsty carnivore he is. But as the sun sets, the night makes it harder for him to ignore his subconcious desires. He ends up developing feelings for Haru, a dwarf rabbit. However, Legoshi is constantly enduring his internal conflict whether he is attracted to Haru in a romantic and lustful way or the logical hunter prey kind of way.
Shirobako is the answer to the question ” what is an anime?” This show is an appealing way to unfold the many layers that goes into making just a 12 episode anime.
We follow the lives of five girls as they struggle to live their dreams in the anime industry and an unlikely production company called Musashino animation studio fighting against all odds to produce quality anime. It is a tale of of the creative process, professionalism, teamwork, and finding one’s motivation.
10. Kono Oto Tomare!: Sounds of Life
Studios: Platinum Vision
One of the most unappreaciated anime of 2019, Kono Oto Tomare is a homage to the underrated traditional artform of Koto. A labelled delinquent Chika, joins the Tokise High School Koto Club to understand the last words of his grandfather.
Even though the club is in dire need of members, new club president Takezou Kurata is unwilling to easily accept Chika’s application due to his bad reputation. Nonetheless, after seeing Chika’s seriousness and enthusiasm, Takezou allows him to join, along with koto prodigy Satowa Houzuki and three of Chika’s energetic friends. This show follows the merry band of musicians as they aspire to play at the national competition.
9. Teasing master Takagi san
Studios: Shin-Ei Animation
The story follows a young boy Nishikata who mercilessly gets teased by his classmate Takagi. Not wanting to be an easy target he swears vengeance on his classmate Takagi for all the times she’s teased him and made him blush out of embarrassment. Will he be able to make Takagi-san blush from embarrassment even once in the end?
A fresh slice of life anime without anything serious going on. A simple story of one’s first crush with lots of fun and nostalgia.
Ryuuji Takasu is a gentle high school student with a love for housework; but in contrast to his kind nature, he has an intimidating face. On the other hand is Taiga Aisaka, a loli, who is anything but a cute and fragile girl. As they cross paths over an embarassing mistake, they finds out they both have feelings for each other’s bestfriends.
Thus Toradora! follows this odd duo as they embark on a quest to help each other with their respective crushes, forming an unlikely alliance in the process.
7. Fruits basket
Studios: Studio Deen
Tooru Honda has always been fascinated by the story of the Chinese Zodiac that her beloved mother told her as a child. But a tragic incident changes her life, and she is forced to live in a tent. Little did she knew, her temporary home resides on the private property of the esteemed Souma family!
As the Soumas take in Tooru, things start to look up. But unfortunately she comes to know about a well kept secret of the soumas: whenever they are hugged by a member of the opposite sex, they transform into the animals of the Chinese Zodiac. To repay their, kindness Tooru starts her journey to find the cure.
6. Asobi Asobase
The plot revolves on three stupid but laughable girls named Honda Hanako, Olivia , and Nomura Kasumi. We watch these girls meet each other with misunderstood expectations, thus making the “Pastimers Club” where they engage each other with games… to pass time. That’s it.
This is in our top 5 list because it is one of those shut your brain and open your eyes shows. Just pure comedy, nothing is off limits.
5. Violet Evergarden
Studios: Kyoto Animation
The main plot revolves around an Auto Memory Doll named Violet Evergarden as she tries to discover her purpose in life after spending the last several years as a military “tool”. While Violet is mechanically capable of writing letters, operating the type writer with insane precision and speed, the letters she produces are less emotional than people would like. Even though she looks like a genuine doll, one of her few desires is to understand the emotions of those around her and get better at conveying them on paper.
Violet Evergarden is anime at it’s best! The idea of anime as a medium of art and storytelling is presented charmingly in Violet’s advertures as Doll.
4. My Little monster
Studios: Brain’s Base
My little monster is primarily focused on the blooming romance between the cold and distant Shizuku and the emotional and impulsive Haru as well as new encounters and friendships. As cliched as it may sound,the bright characters and the rollercoaster between the protagonists makes this show one of the best rom-coms of all time!
A classic series from the creator of Ranma 1/2, InuYasha is a feudal fairytale. One of the oldest issekai animes, topped with Japanese history on a Shounen platform with romance as an integral part of the show.
InuYasha follows Kagome Higurashi, a fifteen-year-old girl whose normal life ends when a demon drags her into a cursed well of her family’s Shinto shrine. Coming out of the well, Kagome ends up 500 years in the past during Japan’s violent Sengoku period with the demon’s true target, a wish-granting jewel called the Shikon Jewel, reborn inside of her.
After a battle with a revived demon accidentally causes the sacred jewel to shatter, Kagome asks the help of a young hybrid dog-demon/human named Inuyasha to help her collect the shards and prevent them from falling into the wrong hands.
2. A place further than the Universe
The story of A Place Further than the Universe follows a high school student name Mari Tamaki who want to make the most of her youth, but she is terrified to do it. One day she encounters a girl named Shirase Kobuchizawa who has been saving up, so she can travel to Antarctica to find her missing mother. Together with two other girls Hinata and Yuzuki, they join an expedition headed towards the Antarctic.
You might think the show is all about moe girls doing moe stuffs, not you are utterly wrong sir! The anime is an adventure Slice of Life, where the cute girls plunge into the darkness of the unknown to fill their hollow hearts.
1. Kaguya Sama: Love is War
Studios: A-1 Pictures
Well, you don’t need much of an introduction to this absolute blockbuster of a series. Confessing love to someone is one of the most intimidating challenges we face in our lives.Kaguya-sama: Love is War takes this relatable fear to the extreme. This isn’t your average rom-com, it’s a fight to the death between two stubborn geniuses in a battle of who will confess first.
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