Another masterpiece ‘Spy X Family’ by Wit Studios and CloverWorks will premiere on 9 April, 2022. Fans have been waiting for the manga ‘Spy x Family’ to get its anime adaptation. Well, our wish is coming true. This is a story of three separate individuals who come together to live as a pretend family. But, all three of them have hidden secrets unknown to each other. One is a spy, the pretend father in the family, another is an assassin, the pretend mother, and finally a kid, not a normal one though. This kid is an Esper, who knows the true identity of both her pretend parents but chooses to keep it secret. They all have their reasons to stay together, but they get closer throughout time like a real family. This action-comedy wholesome anime, ‘Spy x Family’ sure will put a huge smile on your face.
There is no doubt that people will love ‘Spy x Family’. And we are also sure, that once you finish this anime you will want to watch more anime like this one. To make your life easy by ending your search for such anime, we present you the Top 10 anime similar to ‘Spy X Family’.
Nitta Yoshifumi is a Yakuza member living his Yakuza life. But, his life turns upside down when a mysterious capsule drops on him. And a girl, Hina from an advanced civilization comes out of that capsule. Hina is no ordinary girl as she has psychokinetic powers that let her do things beyond human imagination. Her powers make Nitta’s Yakuza life simple, but his personal life is now full of responsibilities, as now Hina lives with Nitta. And, managing her is becoming a huge headache for Nitta as she keeps making his personal life harder.
But, as time passes they get closer and develop an irreplaceable and unbreakable bond. Nitta becomes like a father figure to Hina. Just like kids in real life unintentionally annoy their parents but still, parents love their kids unconditionally, Nitta starts caring for her even though she makes his personal life harder.
Did you see the similarity between the two anime? None of them are real families but throughout time their bond becomes stronger than blood. And the kids in both anime have powers.
Tatsumi Oga, the king of delinquents in the school of delinquents, Ishiyama High, comes across a weird man floating down the river. That man splits open in half presenting Oga with a baby. Not a normal baby of course. This baby is the child of the Demon Lord who was sent to earth to destroy it. But before that, he needs to be raised by someone extremely strong. Well, there’s no one stronger than Oga here. So, this baby is now Oga’s responsibility. This was not headache enough for Oga that now he also has to take in Hildegard, baby Beel’s demon maid.
At first, Oga tries hard to find someone stronger than him so that baby Beel would let go of him. But, anyone he fights gets defeated easily. As time passes, Oga becomes more of a father to baby Beel than his real father, the Demon Lord.
3. Katekyo Hitman Reborn!
Tsunayoshi Sawada is a loser who is in love with a girl, Kyouko Sasagawa who is beyond his reach. But, this middle-school failure’s life changes when his path crosses with a mysterious baby, Reborn, who happens to be a hitman. Anime babies really are something. This baby hitman was sent here to make a gangster out of this loser to succeed the dangerous Vongola family.
But, when gangs like these are involved, danger smells its way to Sawada. But, this baby hitman might be able to make something out of loser Tsuna. Who knows what will happen? Find it out yourself.
4. Tokyo Godfathers
Some bonds start as a coincidence but end up becoming the strongest bond ever. This anime shows such a bond. An unlucky baby was abandoned by her family on a cold winter night but becomes a Christmas present for Hana, Gin, and Miyuki when they find the baby. Hana proves out to be a better mother than her real mother who abandoned her like that. They decide to find her real family to know the reason for abandoning her like that. But, life is not that easy. They began their adventure of finding her real family but end up facing lots of troubles.
But, all this time, they become the family that she never had. Whether she finds her real home or not does not matter anymore because she already has a family now that protected her when her real family failed to accept her.
What does it take to change a man? Sometimes little moments and sometimes an entire village. This is a story about Seishuu Handa, a hot-headed guy who is a calligrapher. After getting his work rejected he loses his mind and does something that can’t be taken back. So, to learn from his mistakes he was sent to the Goto islands by his father.
This place is not as comfortable as Tokyo. For him, he does not belong in this place. But, it starts to feel like home when comes across his crazy energetic neighbor children who teach him to see the world differently, in a brighter way. And soon he finds his inspiration to create his unique work.
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6. The Yakuza’s Guide To Babysitting (Kumichou Musume To Sewagakari)
What will happen when someone made for violence has to take care of a little girl? Sounds like a mess, right? But, not in this story. This story will warm your hearts. Tooru Kirishima, a member of the Sakuragi crime family, through his violent reputation, earned his name “The Demon of Sakuragi”. His job in this crime family gives him the excuse to let out his wild nature.
But, one day something unexpected happened that he never imagined. He got a job of babysitting the daughter of his boss. How is the demon supposed to take care of a fragile little girl? Will he be able to fulfill his new job as the nanny?
7. The Way Of The House Husband (Gokushufudou)
“Immortal Dragon” Tatsu is the John Wick of the anime world, but he happened to get the life John Wick wished for. Tatsu, after giving up on his Yakuza life lives a peaceful life with his wife, as a househusband. Even though he is still feared by his enemies, he gave up on any violent means. He becomes the husband every woman in this world would wish for.
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This anime is a roller coaster of laughter and tears instead of ups and downs. Gintoki Sakata is a samurai with a dark past. Yet, never lets anyone know what’s buried inside him. Along the path of life, he finds people who become friends, then turns into a family he never had before. Gintoki, Kagura, and Shinpachi have each other. And they teach each other to get through their lives and make us laugh at the same time. They teach us to laugh at our dark sides and move forward with a smile.
Every day is a new challenge knocking at their door, but they always seem to find a way to help others get through their lives.
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9. Poco’s Udon World (Udon No Kuni No Kiniro Kemari)
This wholesome anime focuses on the life of Souta Tawara, who returns to his hometown, Kawara from Tokyo. But, now his parents are no longer around. One day while taking a stroll, he reaches an udon shop that reminds him of his family-owned udon shop. As soon as he enters the udon shop, he finds a little boy sleeping. Later he finds out that he is not a normal boy. He is the Shapeshifting Tanuki (raccoon dog) that was rumored in his village.
Soon he realizes how lonely this little boy might be so he decides to take him in and named him Poco. As he spends time with Poco, he remembers his happy memories with his father. The relationship between Souta and Poco will warm your heart.
10. Kaguya Sama – Love Is War
Love is supposed to end wars. But this anime will show the kind of war love creates. The war of confession. Miyuki Shirogane and Kaguya Shinomiya, both want to confess their love to each other, yet they have a strong feeling that this is a war where the one who confesses first will lose the war.
And that’s how this war of love continues every day. Who’ll win this war? Or maybe if they just choose to surrender in this war, they might win at their love.
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