There are many genres of anime but still, Isekai Anime remains one of the most popular genres among all of them. There are certain isekai anime that adapt its elements from fantasy novels, light novels or manga. In this article you will get to know about some of the best isekai anime that you can watch legally in India.


1. The Rising of the Shield Hero

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Total Episodes – 25
Stream On – Crunchyroll

This is the hit isekai anime from the last year that is also the most-watched anime from all the isekai tiles that were available last year. It is produced by Kinema Citrus and holds the MAL rating of 8.1

The plot follows Naofumi Iwatani, an easy-going Japanese boy, who was sent to a parallel dimension alongside three other young folks from different universes to become the Cardinal Heroes of the planet and to battle inter-dimensional alien hordes dubbed Waves. When summoned, each of the heroes had their own mythical weapons, respectively.

Naofumi is the only hero to get the Legendary Shield, the only defense equipment. His sidekick, confirmed to be the princess of the kingdom, betrays him, steals all his possessions, and leaves him devoid of all assistance and supplies after falsely accusing him of sexual abuse. He buys from a slave trader a young half-human tanuki named Raphtalia and an egg that hatches into a bird-like creature called “Filo,” all fast developing into maturity and becoming strong warriors under his control.


2. No Game No Life

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Total Episodes – 12
Stream On – Netflix or Ani One Youtube Channel

This Madhouse produced isekai anime was among the best anime series of 2014 and still remains in the top lists of various publications around the world like IGN, Kotaku, etc. The series follows Sora and his younger stepsister Shiro, two hikikomori who make up Blank ‘s persona, an unstoppable group of gamers.

One day, the god of chess games challenges them and they are victorious. As a consequence, the god calls them to Disboard, a world where theft, fighting, and killing are forbidden, where everything is determined by sports, including national boundaries, and even people’s lives.

In an effort to maintain their status as victorious gamers, Sora and Shiro are attempting to kill the 16 dominant creatures and usurp the god of play.


3. Cautious Hero: The Hero Is Overpowered but Overly Cautious


Total Episodes – 12
Stream On –  Netflix or Muse Asia Youtube Channel
One of the famous isekai anime along with Th shield Hero, this iskeai entry in this list holds its position in this list because of its over the top and absurd premise. What if you have chosen a hero to save your world but he is overcautious about all of his surroundings and people.

The anime is adapted from a series of light novels that follows the story like this,Ristarte is an inexperienced deity who is in charge of protecting the realm of Gaeabrande from the Demon Lord by bringing a human hero. As the world is very fatal and dangerous (Gaeabrande), so Ristarte is careful to pick a hero who would be able to win against the enemy.

This decides on Seiya Ryuguin, whose prestige is several times better than any other candidate. Unfortunately, as he summons him, Ristarte discovers to her dismay that he is unnecessarily wary about everything, including her! Refusing to enter even the best areas of Gaeabrande before he’s conditioned to the degree he’s confident with, Seiya’s reticence makes the goddess insane. However, when the pair actually set foot to the area.


4. Re: Zero – Starting Life In Another World

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Total Episodes – 31( Currently Airing )
Stream On – Crunchyroll ( use VPN)

This is one of the greatest isekai animes in recent years, and the success of this season can easily be told. Subaru Natsuki is a Slacker who has the ability to say “Return by Suicide” and has the right to alter the period by dying.

He is Margrave Roswaal’s butler, who hires him as a butler on Subaru ‘s recommendation. Upon his sudden death, Subaru continues to examine the actions that lead to his death and tries to re-create these events.

He learns that a spell has been placed on him, and he comes from a village he has visited earlier. Subaru, Rem, and Ram have to rescue the villagers from beast-like creatures.


5. That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime


Total Episodes – 24
Stream On – Muse Asia Youtube Channel

Released way back in 2018, fans are still waiting for a second season especially the whole isekai genre fans. the anime is available to stream on the Muse Asia Youtube channel where you can watch it for free. The anime plots feature Satoru Mikami is an average 37-year-old company worker living in Tokyo.

He’s almost happy with his repetitive life, given the fact that he doesn’t have a girlfriend. In a casual encounter with his friend, an attacker comes out of nowhere and stabs him. While falling victim to his wounds, a mysterious voice echoes in his mind and recites a series of commands.

Satoru learns that he was reincarnated as a Slime in an alien universe. He came across Veldora, the Storm Dragon Catastrophe, which had been locked for 300 years to turn the town to ashes.


6. KonoSuba

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Total Episodes – 20
Stream On – Netflix

KonoSuba is one anime that you must have already heard from your friends and wants to watch it but haven’t watched yet so you are in luck. This isekai themed anime that ran for a few seasons produced by JC Staff.

The anime has a story that follows, Kazuma Satō is a completely closed-in Slacker that meets a goddess named Aqua who reincarnates him in a parallel world with the elements of MMORPG. The two now want to make a group and start recruiting two other participants; an eruption-obsessed magician named Megumin and a masochistic crusader named Darkness.

Kazuma soon gave up the dream of beating the Devil King and continued to lead a comfortable lifestyle, only to find the realities of his everyday life forced him and his party to battle and fight with the commanders of the Devil Kings.


7.  The Devil Is a Part-Timer!


Total Episodes – 13
Stream On – Tubi Tv

Based on light novels that are so good that I have read them before there was an announcement of this anime about the production. It starts with Devil Lord Satan tries to destroy the planet of Ente Isla by enclosing his four worlds with the aid of his evil commanders Alciel, Lucifer, Malacoda, and Adramelech. Since the protagonist, Emilia and her companions had been approached, after the two surviving angels had been destroyed,

Satan and Alciels had fled through the portal to new Tokyo, Japan. However, owing to the absence of magic in the real world of today, both Lucifer and the gods are turned into human figures.


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