Top 28 October 2016 Anime series that you should watch

Top 28 October 2016 anime – Another anime series recommendation post but this time its about the Top 28 Anime that you must watch. 2016 has brought us many awesome anime series, this time we will see the top 28 anime series that you can watch in October 2016.

Top 28 October 2016 Anime series

01. Tiger Mask W

top 28 october 2016 anime - tiger mask
top 28 october 2016 anime – tiger mask

Synopsis – Two young wrestlers face each other in a recently revived underground wrestling organization, the Tiger’s Lair, which destroyed the wrestling dojo they grew up in. One took over the training facilities of Naoto Date at the foot of Mount Fuji, as well as the mask he left behind. The other dared to enter the Tiger’s Lair and won a fierce competition, receiving a jet-black tiger mask. One tiger walks the path of light, while the other walks the path of shadows. Neither one knows the other’s face. On the ring, they are natural enemies, but they have the same purpose—destroy the Tiger’s Lair!

(Source – Myanimelist)

02. Shuumatsu No Izetta

top 28 october 2016 anime - shuumatsu no izetta
top 28 october 2016 anime – shuumatsu no izetta

Synopsis – If I am promised to the princess, then I will fight for her sake.

In 1939 C.E., the imperialist nation of Germania invaded a neighboring country. All at once, that war spread throughout Europe, and the era was dragged into a spiral of a great war.

Then, in 1940, Germania’s attack turned towards the Principality of Elystadt, a small Alps country abundant with beautiful water and greenery.

(Source – Official Website)

03. Touken Ranbu Hanamaru

top 28 october 2016 anime - touken ranbu hanamaru
top 28 october 2016 anime – touken ranbu hanamaru

Synopsis – The year is 2205. The “historical revisionists” have begun attacks on the past in their plot to change history. The Saniwa, who have been charged with protecting history, can imbue life into objects. Strongest among these are the Touken Danshi. The story centers around their cheerful lives.

(Source – Myanimelist)

04. Bloodivores

top 28 october 2016 anime - bloodivores
top 28 october 2016 anime – bloodivores

Synopsis – 60 years ago, a strange case of insomnia struck the population, forcing them to stay awake for more than a full week. The victims, completely sleep deprived, all went mad. To cure this illness, a new medicine was produced, but the side effects turned the patients into vampires. Humanity went to war against this new species and triumphed, but some of the vampires managed to survive. Born from a Human and a Vampire, the main character Mi Liu, “The Child of Hope,” is to represent the new hope that will connect the two species. Ringleader of a bank robbery, Mi Liu is arrested and transferred to a special prison of the National Defense Agency that monitors Vampires. Trying to break free with Anji, Mi Liu is attacked by strange monsters and he finds out that the prison location corresponds to the birthplace of Vampires, the old capital “Blue Town.” Why are Vampires trapped in Blue Town? What are those strange monsters attacking them? Our heroes must fight to solve those mysteries.

(Source – Myanimelist )

05. Bubuki Buranki Season 2

top 28 october 2016 anime - bubuki buranki season 2
top 28 october 2016 anime – bubuki buranki season 2

Synopsis – Sequel of the season 01 of Bubuki Buranki.

06. Trickster

top 28 october 2016 anime - trickster
top 28 october 2016 anime – trickster

Synopsis – The time period is the 2030s. Before the mysterious detective Kogorou Akechi, the Boys’ Detective Team is assembled. Their actions have led to the resolution of various small and large incidents. One day, team member Kensuke Hanasaki meets a mysterious boy named Yoshio Kobayashi. Kobayashi, who has an undying body because of an “unidentified fog,” wishes his own death and refuses contact with others. Hanasaki takes an interest in Kobayashi and invites him to join the Boys’ Detective Team. The encounter eventually leads them to the connection between the criminal nicknamed the “Fiend with Twenty Faces” and Kogorou Akechi. The fate of the two begins to move…

(Source – Myanimelist)

07. Nanbaka – The Numbers

top 28 october 2016 anime - Nanbaka
top 28 october 2016 anime – Nanbaka

Synopsis – A super exciting action comedy starring the inmates and guards of the world’s most formidable prison.
This Anime comes on the 20th rank in the anime list containing  top 20 anime series fall 2016.

(Source – Charapedia.JP)

08. Natsume Yujinchou Go

top 28 october 2016 anime - Natsume Yujinchou go
top 28 october 2016 anime – Natsume Yujinchou go

Synopsis – Well another series/ season of Natsume Yuujinchou titled as Natsume Yuujinchou Go, its the fifth season of the Anime series Natsume Yuujichou.

09. Soul Buster

top 28 october 2016 anime - soul buster
top 28 october 2016 anime – soul buster

Synopsis – Soul Buster is about a boy named Son Shin who lives in the present time. He breaks a seal in his dream and erases the past known as the Sangokushi period. Without knowing why, he travels back in time and gets involved with the Sangokushi timeline.

(Source – Myanimelist)

10. Matoi the sacred slayer

top 28 october 2016 anime - Matoi the sacred slayer
top 28 october 2016 anime – Matoi the sacred slayer

Synopsis – There are two girls who are in training to become Miko at the Tema Shrine: Matoi Sumeragi and Yuma Kusanagi. Matoi Sumeragi lived with her grandparents on her father’s side because her mother left her since she was young, until the second year of junior high school when she finally was able to live with her father since three months ago. Matoi yearns to live a simple life. Yuma Kusanagi is the daughter of a family who lives at the shrine and is expected to become the next Miko. She knows that her ancestor used Taimakou, a technique to exorcise evil spirits and invites Matoi to challenge the ritual called Kamikagari using the skill of Taimakou.

One day after school on the way to the shrine, the two girls go to meet Yuma’s parents, but discover that they have fallen in pain. Shingo, who is Matoi’s father, and a police officer involved in investigating the case, discover a man giving off an unusual aura. To stop this man, Yuma calls out Kamikagari, but something happens to Matoi.

The girl who yearns for a simple life has a power to exorcise evil spirits? In order to get her simple life back, she goes on a task to exorcise evil spirits.

(Source – Myanimelist)

11. Bungou stray dogs (Season 2)

top 28 october 2016 anime - bungou stray dogs season 2
top 28 october 2016 anime – bungou stray dogs season 2

Synopsis – The second season of Bungou stray dogs which covers the major events that happens after the first season!

12. Kiitarou Shounen No Youkai Enikki

top 28 october 2016 anime - Kiitarou Shounen No Youkai Enikki
top 28 october 2016 anime – Kiitarou Shounen No Youkai Enikki

Synopsis – This is the visual diary of Kiitarou’s experience with youkai. He’s a boy with a very strong spirit sense, but when he entered a forbidden storehouse, he was kicked out of his home. He soon found a new place to live, where he met a zashiki warashi (house spirit) named Suzu. He and Suzu soon began to attract all kinds of spirit creatures, starting with a nurikabe (appears as a wall that impedes travelers) and mokumokuren (appears as eyes in a torn paper wall). What kind of folkloric creature will he meet next?

(Source – Myanimelist)

13. Cheating craft

top 28 october 2016 anime - Cheating craft
top 28 october 2016 anime – Cheating craft

Synopsis – In the world where education is everything, if you manage to pass exams with your academic ability, you will start your successful life. Those who fail the exam will start cruel life. The world is capable of only developing the gifted from a young age with exams, and there are some people who cannot accept the destiny if they unable to pass the exam, and would do anything to pass it. This includes cheating and interfering with the exam. The examination hall has become a battlefield because people cannot do exams anymore.

L (learning) type and C (Cheating) type students prevent each other from interfering with the exam, so that they can aim for high scores. In order to prevent the L-types from getting the high scores, C-type students would battle against them. This battle also involves the examiners who do not allow cheating, making the examination hall became more chaotic!

The heated battle between Mumei, who is an C-type student, and Koui, who is an L-type person, begins! Can Koui outsmart Mumei and her tricks?

(Source – Myanimelist)

14. Mobile Suit Gundam : Iron Blooded Orphans Season 2

top 28 october 2016 anime - Mobile suit gundam iron blooded orphans season 2
top 28 october 2016 anime – Mobile suit gundam iron blooded orphans season 2

Synopsis – Over three hundred years have passed since the Calamity War, the great conflict between Earth and its outer space colonies. Now Earth is ruled over by four economic blocs, and the military organization Gjallarhorn is responsible for keeping the peace. Mars, on the other hand, depends heavily on Earth’s economy.

Horrified by the appalling living conditions that Mars’ inhabitants have to bear, Kudelia Aina Bernstein, a young aristocrat from the Chryse Autonomous Region, gets involved in the Red Planet’s independence movement. She hires the services of a local company, Chryse Guard Security (CGS), to escort her on the journey to Earth to negotiate economic conditions with the earthly bloc that controls the region. The Third Army Division—consisting of Mikazuki Augus, Orga Itsuka, and many other child soldiers—are chosen to protect her.

When Gjallarhorn attacks the CGS facilities to assassinate the young revolutionary threatening their interests, Orga and his comrades must not let the attackers accomplish their goal—in fact, Gjallarhorn’s actions might turn out to be the unintentional catalyst that leads the children to be the forgers of their own destiny.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

15. Hibike Euphonium Season 2

top 28 october 2016 anime - Hibike Euphonium Season 2
top 28 october 2016 anime – Hibike Euphonium Season 2

Synopsis – The second season of Hibike! Euphonium Shows event of National competition!

16. Yuri on Ice

top 28 october 2016 anime - Yuri on ice
top 28 october 2016 anime – Yuri on ice

Synopsis – The show’s story revolves around Yuuri Katsuki, who carried all of Japan’s hopes on his shoulders to win at the Gran Prix Finale ice skating competition, but suffered a crushing defeat. He returns home to Kyushu and half feels like he wants to retire, and half feels like he wants to continue ice skating. With those mixed feelings swirling inside him, he confines himself inside his parents house. Suddenly the five-time consecutive world championship ice skater Viktor Nikiforov appears before him, and along with him is Yuri Plisetsky, a young Russian figure skater who is already defeating his seniors. Viktor and both Yuris take up the challenge on an unprecedented Gran Prix series.

(Source – Myanimelist)

17. Occult Nine

top 28 october 2016 anime - Occult Nine
top 28 october 2016 anime – Occult Nine

Synopsis – The “paranormal science” story follows nine idiosyncratic individuals, linked by the “Chōjō Kagaku Kirikiri Basara” occult summary blog run by 17-year-old second-year high school student Yūta Gamon. Little incongruities that occur around these nine eventually lead to a larger, unimaginable event that may alter what is considered common sense in this world.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

18. All out

top 28 october 2016 anime - All out
top 28 october 2016 anime – All out

Synopsis – In rugby, there is no ace striker, there is no number four batter, so who is the star of the team?

The story begins at school entrance ceremony of Kanagawa High School where Kenji Gion, a small but gutsy go-getter joins the rugby club. He joins with his classmate, Iwashimizu, who has a complicated past and sub-captain Hachiouji, who always takes good care of his Club members. Lastly, there is Captain Sekizan, who has overwhelming powers but keeps his cards close to his chest. With such differences in both personality and physical performance, the team must learn to work and grow together so they can become the best.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

19. Kiss him not me

top 28 october 2016 anime - Kiss him not me
top 28 october 2016 anime – Kiss him not me

Synopsis – Kae Serinuma is a second year high schooler and an avid fujoshi who secretly ships her classmates, Igarashi-kun and Nanashima-kun. The death of her favorite anime character causes her to become stressed—and loses weight rapidly. Now that Serinuma has become an attractive girl to her classmates, her snarky kouhai Shinomiya-kun, and her senpai Mutsumi, how is she going to deal with them …with her constant BL-filled, fujoshi mind?!

(Source – MyAnimeList)

20. Keijo!!!!

top 28 october 2016 anime - Keijo
top 28 october 2016 anime – Keijo

Synopsis – The story of Keijo TV Anime is set in alternate Japan where an aquatic sports known “Keijo” which by law in 2003 became a sports alongside horse racing, boat racing and cycling that allows for gambling. In this sports around 3-4 contestants stand on platforms floating on water and must use their butts and chest to fight against each other and try to push other contestants of the platform. The last contestant standing on platform wins.

The main character Kaminashi Nozomi aims to join this sport after she graduates from high school, since she was born and raised in poor family, she hopes to earn some good money to support her and her family. Since she grew up training in gymnastics, and she has good balance and flexibility. After high school, Nozomi joins a training boarding school and enters the world of Keijo.

21. Girlish Number

top 28 october 2016 anime - Girlish Number
top 28 october 2016 anime – Girlish Number

Synopsis – The series follows Chitose Karasuma, a university student who aims to become a voice actress (seiyuu) it focuses on the profession of idol seiyuu.

22. Drifters

top 28 october 2016 anime - Drifters
top 28 october 2016 anime – Drifters

Synopsis – The story of the manga centers around Shimazu Toyohisa, the real-life samurai who fought in the pivotal Battle of Sekigahara. In his dying moments, Shimazu is transported to a world of magic with other famous warriors throughout history. These warriors are forced to fight each other in an endless battle.

(Source – ANN)

23. Haikyuu Season 3

top 28 october 2016 anime - Haikyuu Season 3
top 28 october 2016 anime – Haikyuu Season 3

Synopsis – This Haikyuu anime series will continue after the season 2 featuring the match between Shiratorizawa and Karasuno High school. This match will be the final of the prefectural tournament and after that there will be national championship. But currently season 3 will only feature shiratorizawa vs karasuno, So the series will be an 8-10 episode series!

24. Ajin Season 2

top 28 october 2016 anime - Ajin season 2
top 28 october 2016 anime – Ajin season 2

Synopsis – Ajin are humans that cannot die. Seventeen years ago, they first appeared on a battlefield in Africa. From then on, more of their kind are discovered within the human society. Their rarity in appearance means that, for experimental purposes, the government will generously reward anyone who captures one. In the present day, for what a certain high school student expects to be a typical summer holiday, his life is about to turn unexpected…

(Source – MyAnimeList)

25. Long riders

top 28 october 2016 anime - long riders
top 28 october 2016 anime – long riders

Synopsis – Ami Kurata, a first-year university student who has no athletic ability, suddenly falls in love with a folding bicycle after seeing it in front of a train station. Inspired by her newfound love, she starts saving up to buy a bicycle and to learn cycling.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

26. March comes in like a lion

top 28 october 2016 anime - March comes in like a lion
top 28 october 2016 anime – March comes in like a lion

Synopsis – The protagonist is Rei, a 17-year-old shogi player. He lives by himself, not having a family, and does not go to school and has scarcely any friends. Among his acquaintances is a family, which consists of a young woman, Akari, and two young girls, Momo and Hinata, and who also keep a numerous number of cats.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

27. Udon no kuni no kiniro kemari

top 28 october 2016 anime - Udon no kuni no kinro kemari
top 28 october 2016 anime – Udon no kuni no kinro kemari

Synopsis – Souta Tawara is a web designer working in Tokyo. When he visits his family’s Udon place in his hometown Kagawa Prefecture, he discovers a young boy. Upon confronting the boy, Souta soon learns his secret and decides to quit his job in order to take care of the boy, Poko. The daily adventures of the two slowly enfold as Poco energetically navigates his way through Kagawa, the “Udon Kingdom,” along with Souta.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

28. Fune o amu

top 28 october 2016 anime - fune o amu
top 28 october 2016 anime – fune o amu

Synopsis – The publication of a new dictionary titled The Great Passage progresses. Mitsuya Majime, originally from publisher Genbu Shobo’s sales department, has been recruited by Kouhei Araki, a veteran editor of the dictionary department who is looking to retire soon. The dictionary department is known internally as the “money-eating insect,” but Mitsuya uses his perseverance and attachment to the words in order to become a great editor. Mitsuya, who has poor social skills, finds himself working with another man named Masashi Nishioka, who is able to express himself better.

(Source – MyAnimeList)

These are my Top 28 October Anime series, more such recommendations will come in near future till then stay tuned.

Post Author: Kaustubh Shinde

Anime enthusiast interested in reviewing Anime, Manga, Light Novel, Live Action Drama and Movies, TV shows, Movies and Games

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