Japanese hand-drawn or computer designed animation is called Anime. Many video games are made that are based on anime series like Dragon Ball Z, Pokemon and Naruto. This list is for all the anime fans out there! So without further chit-chat, let’s start. Here are 5 anime that would make great video games:
5 Anime That Would Make Great Video Games
Trigun is a Japanese Manga action series that started in 1998. Vash the Stampede is the main character of this anime. He has a 60 million dollar bounty on his head that say that he is a merciless bad guy who can kill anyone that comes in his way. This anime would make a great video game and it is good enough to be featured in our list of 5 anime that would make great video games.
Here’s the trailer of Trigun:
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Amusement by jokes and tricks are a part of Vash’s bad attitude. Two agents go after him in desire for the bounty. But unfortunately, both agents get themselves in life and death situation.
4. Ergo Proxy:
Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime series. It was released in 2006. The anime is based in a post-apocalyptic world. Humanoid robots have been created to assist the last remains of humans to start a new life. With the passage of time, these humanoid robots started to get a devastating disease called the Cogito Virus. Re-L Mayer is assigned to investigate the disease. Mayer also has a partner named Iggy.
Here, take a look at Ergo proxy’s trailer:
Re-L Mayer and Iggy both discover human’s darkest sins during the routine investigation. They both go through an unforgettable journey to uncover the secrets of the mysterious city of Romdo. Such a thrilling series can make a great game.
3. Rurouni Kenshin:
Rurouni Kenshin is an anime about a redemption story that started in Japan’s Meiji era. Kenshin Himura is a legendary assassin who is feared as a merciless killer swordsman. However, Himura mysteriously disappeared. After 10 years, Kenshin leaves his bloodshed lifestyle. In order to repent his sins, he becomes the protector of the weak. This anime also has some romantic touch to it.
Here’s the trailer of Rurouni Kenshin:
Bleach is another anime based on Manga. Its story is about Ichigo Kurosaki. a scholar who’s family is attacked by a devil spirit called “Hollow”. Ichigo meets a soul reaper named Rukia Kuchiki who protected his family. Eventually, after some events, Ichigo becomes a soul reaper himself and embarks on a quest to hunt down the Hollows.
Take a look at Bleach’s trailer:
Ichigo is later joined by his friends Orihime Inoue, Yasutora Sado, and Uryuu Ishida who have their own unique abilities. As the story goes on, the young Soul Reapers find that Hollows are not the only real threat to Human world.
1. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
“In order for something to get valuable, something of equal level must be lost”.
Alchemy is bounded to this law which is known as the “Law of Equivalent Exchange”. After performing human transmutation, two brothers Edward and Alphonse realize the Law of Alchemy. Human transmutation is a forbidden act of Alchemy. Edward and Alphonse both suffered and paid a terrible price for their forbidden act. Edward lost his left leg and Alphonse lost his physical body. Edward had to sacrifice his right arm to secure Alphonse’s soul in an armor. Edward get metal limbs and he becomes the Fullmetal Alchemist.
Here’s a trailer of Fullmetal Alchemist:
In order to overcome the Law of Equivalent Exchange, Edward and Alphonse must find the Philosopher’s stone, a mythical relic that allow Alchemists to not follow the Law of Equivalent Exchange. After three years of continuous struggle, they finally find the Philosopher’s stone but they get themselves caught in a nationwide conspiracy and the dark history of their country. They now know the true nature of the Philosopher’s stone.
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood is an awesome anime and it is a must-watch.
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