In the world of anime, which has a wide range of themes, the Gore theme is known for its bloodshed, violence, and thrill. Gore-themed anime are mostly dark and psychological. In this article, we will explore ten such gore-themed anime. However, a word of caution: these shows have graphic violence and disturbing scenes. Viewer discretion is advised.
1. Attack On Titan
Attack on Titan is a cult classic with a lot of gore scenes. Humanity fights against giant titans who enjoy eating humans. People lose their body parts and are swallowed alive by the Titans, and off-battle murders also take place. The series also features other themes like classism, politics, the military, fear, and loss.
2. Tokyo Ghoul
Most of the episodes of Tokyo Ghoul are gory and violent; some are lighter. There are human torture scenes, like cutting off fingers and toes. Ghouls eating the flesh of humans seems extremely creepy and gory.
3. Akame Ga Kill!
Akame ga Kill is a dark fantasy anime. The storyline is so good that it keeps viewers engaged. A group of assassins plans to overthrow corrupt leaders and bring about revolution, which leads to torturing executions, and gory fights where characters are cut into pieces.
4. The Future Diary
The Future Diary is a supernatural horror anime with lots of violence and gore. The story is about a survival game where characters kill each other in cruel ways. Such as a character being stabbed in the eye with a dart, a school being blown up by an explosion where many innocent children die, a little boy being stabbed in the chest, and many more such scenes.
5. Corpse Party: Tortured Souls
This anime has intense gore and grimy scenes. The violence in the series is next level. It's the story of a group of students stuck in a haunted school who are attacked by the spirits of other students and die goresome deaths.
6. Deadman Wonderland
Ganta Igarashi, a school student, was falsely accused of murdering all his classmates and was sent to prison. Prisoners in this jail were forced to play life-threatening games, which resulted in brutal deaths. The gore scenes in the anime are graphic, even in the censored version.
7. Chainsaw Man
Chainsaw Man is the most popular new-generation anime. The main character, Denji uses a chainsaw as a weapon that's attached to his head and hands. He follows devil hunter Makima's orders to survive and chase his dreams. He cuts devils with that chainsaw in gory ways.
The series is a mixture of gore, action, and horror. Saya Kisaragi seems to be an ordinary schoolgirl, but at night she turns into a monster and fights dangerous creatures to protect her village. The gore in the anime is intense and becomes more and more graphic as the story moves forward. Tearing up limbs and head is normal in this series.
9. Hellsing Ultimate
Hellsing is an organization that safeguards humanity in a world full of dangerous creatures. The fights between humans and vampires result in extreme bloodshed and gore in almost every episode.
10. Terra Formars
Terraformars the cockroaches that are transformed into powerful beings, who attack Earth. The fights between Terraformars and humans result in lots of gore some scenes. But as the scenes are traumatizing there is extreme censorship in the series.