One of our favorite genre in anime is thriller anime. Among the hundreds of thriller anime releasing every year we often miss the best ones. In this list I won’t be including the most popular ones like Death Note, Code Geass or Tokyo Ghoul, I think almost every anime fan has already watched them but If you haven’t then please do. There are all great shows with amazing plots and representation.
Now without further delay let’s start the countdown. See how many of these you have already watched.
Top 10 Thriller Anime
Summary: This one is a psychological thriller anime based on the concept of judgment after death. The Arbitrators are created for the purpose of passing judgment to human souls. Their duty is to create some extreme situations by a death game to bring out the darkness of the souls. Decim is such an arbitrator void of any human emotions as any other arbitrator. He passes judgment efficiently. But one day a girl appears at Quindecim and make Decim question his judgments.
This anime is a roller-coaster ride of human emotions and behavior when facing death and absolutely worth watching.
9.Gyakkyou Burai Kaiji: Ultimate Survivor:
Summary: This one is very different from the others. If you love gambling and thriller then you will love this one. Here the main character Kaiji in submerged in a huge debt of 3000000 yen but he is given a chance to gamble against other bankrupts. each bankrupt is given a loan, giving them another chance to pay their debts back or be in a deeper debt. Kaiji accepts the challenge.
The animation of this series is not that good but if you ignore that and look at the plot…this one is a masterpiece.
8. Phantom Requiem for The Phantom:
Summary: “Phantom” is the strongest assassin of a mysterious organization named Inferno. The story revolves around a man who witnesses “Phantom”s the latest act of murder and reveals “Phantom”s identity. As a result, he was captured and brainwashed and finally he becomes the new assassin of Inferno with no memory of who he is….the rest…well you’ll have to watch the show to know.
An amazing thriller. Loved every moment of it.