Any anime fan never miss a shoujo anime, it gives us a lot of “feels” and idolize a lot of characters in shoujo animes. But for those who haven’t heard such word before or doesn’t know a thing or two of what shoujo anime is..Shoujo is one of the most recognizable genres in manga and anime world. So you’re really new to the world of anime if you don’t know what it is…
Shoujo literally stands for “girl” or “young woman” in Japanese. Therefore it is easy to guess that it is aimed at the readership that mostly consists of teenage girls and young women. But shoujo does not only intend the attention of girls but also for boys….
Here are the top 10 shoujo anime you should definitely watch:
1. Kaichou Wa Maid-sama!
Misaki Ayuzawa was the best heroine far beyond your expectations on a good shoujo anime. Kaichou Wa Maid-sama! is a mix of laugh and romance that you would surely love.
2. Sukitte Ii na yo. (Say “I Love You”)
If you would ask any fan-girl who loves this anime, you will definitely hear them screeching before they could tell you what this anime is about.
3. Ouran High School Host Club
Ouran High School is one of the best reverse harem anime series I have watched. It’s a different twist for any other shoujo anime. A girl pretending to be a boy and you guessed it, the feelings towards the opposite sex doesn’t lie…
4. Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun (My Little Monster)
I heard someone screeching again, I can’t blame them. This shoujo anime is just lovable and cute in every way…
5. Kimi ni Todoke (From Me to You)
An introvert girl meets a boy who is totally the opposite of her.. The story of this anime is really heartwarming and lovable.
6. Ao Haru Ride (Blue Spring Ride)
Set in high school with an outgoing girl and a reserved, grumpy boy, the anime is based on one of the most selling shoujo manga ever. Can you really forget your first love?
7. Kamisama Hajimemashita
If there’s any shoujo anime out there that you could say as one very “lucky girl”, this is it. beautiful animation, interesting story, spiritual world of youkai, deities, shrines, current world and school life as well as different handsome male characters.What else are you looking for?
8. Hana Yori Dango
Considering that this anime aired about 10 years ago, Hana Yori Dango is still one of the great shoujo anime series of all time. The character development gets you closer and gets a deeper connection as the story goes on…
9. Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon
Anyone who grew up watching anime especially girls watched this anime, don’t ever tell me you didn’t. Coz I won’t believe you.
If there was an anime we could definitely connect with destiny, Lovely★Complex is a good candidate. Girl falls in love with a boy, boy falls in love with another girl, and destiny finds a way for the two heartbroken boy and girl to meet and fall in love.
Did I miss your favorite shoujo anime? Leave a comment below.