Article: Top 10 Mappa Studio Anime

Mappa Studios is known for its excellent animation and captivating storylines. This studio has produced various types of anime, from historical anime to sports anime. Here we will take a look into the most popular anime by Mappa Studio.

1. Attack On Titan: Final Season

Attack on Titan is a well-known anime about a war between humanity and Titans, giant creatures. The main character, Eren Yeager, joins the Survey Corps to battle the Titans after his town is destroyed. He discovers that there is more to the Titans and their origins and that political manipulation is at play. What makes the series unique is its fascinating characters and thrilling fights. The final season is being handled by MAPPA Studio.

2. Jujutsu Kaisen 

Jujutsu Kaisen is a popular anime in which a high school student named Yuji Itadori becomes part of a hidden organization of Jujutsu Sorcerers to defeat a dangerous Curse. Yuji has the special power to control a monster that resides within him. When it was released in 2020, the anime became a hit and attracted many fans.

3. Chainsaw Man

Chainsaw Man gained immense popularity and it became a huge success. Fans were amazed by the anime adaptation of Chainsaw Man, done by MAPPA, as it went above and beyond their expectations and made them view CGI in anime in a positive light. The focus of the story is on Denji, who is saved from a yakuza assault by his pet dog, Pochita, who merges with him and becomes the Chainsaw Devil. Afterward, Makima asks Denji to join the Public Safety Devil Hunters to help protect society from dangerous devils.

4. Yuri!!! On Ice

Yuri Katsuki, a figure skater, decides to quit after a tough loss, but Victor motivates him to keep going. Another skater named Yuri Plisetsky also hopes that Victor will be his coach. Both Yuri Katsuki and Yuri Plisetsky, train with Victor and become romantically involved. The anime features mesmerizing figure skating routines. It also highlights the importance of mental well-being.

5. Dororo

Dororo is an old Japanese Manga that was adapted into an anime series in 1969. The 2019 adaptation of Dororo by MAPPA follows the main plot but adds some new elements. The main characters in the story are Hyakkimaru, a skilled swordsman with artificial limbs, and Dororo, a young vagabond. Hyakkimaru's body was stolen by demons, so he sets out on a journey to find and reclaim it.

6. Banana Fish

Banana Fish is a cool anime about a young gang boss named Ash Lynx. He gets tangled up in a risky plan that revolves around a strange substance known as Banana Fish. Ash and Eiji, a photographer from Japan, become close pals and work together to take down the conspiracy. The series delves into important topics like family, power, and corruption. It's popular among fans because of its complex story, thrilling action, diverse characters, and realistic depiction of New York City.

7. Dorohedoro

The anime Dorohedoro is about characters living in a post-apocalyptic world called The Hole. The story follows Caiman, a man with a reptile head, as he goes on a journey to find his real identity. He's accompanied by Nikaido, a sorceress, and his close friend. With a combination of funny moments, thrilling action, and magical elements, the show presents its exciting journeys in a world filled with powerful sorcerers.

8. Kids On The Slope

The anime follows Kaoru, a transfer student who goes to live in a small village during the 1960s. Kaoru meets Sentar, and they become friends. Sentar is a big fan of jazz music. Their friendship is at the heart of the anime, showcasing how they influence and inspire each other while falling in love with the enchanting world of jazz music.

9. Hell’s Paradise

Hell's Paradise is an anime set in feudal Japan. The main character is Gabimaru, a famous ninja who gets caught and sentenced to death for betraying his people. Instead of being executed, he is given a chance to be set free. Together with other criminals, he is tasked with finding a special potion called the elixir of life, as commanded by the shogunate. Sagiri leads the Yamada Asaemon Clan, a group that keeps a close watch on criminals and makes sure they are in line. Together, Gabimaru and Sagiri embark on a perilous journey, facing powerful opponents and individuals with extraordinary abilities.

10. Kakegurui

The anime is about a school where students' reputations depend on how skilled they are at playing games of chance. The series has stunning animation, and intense matches, and captures the thrill of gambling.