If you love anime, you have to love winters, as this is the only season, we anime lovers get to see some of the best titles of the year. Every year hundreds of animes get released, and it is easy to miss some of the good titles in the pool of new ones.
So, here I’m with a trimmed list of anime to watch in winter 2019.
1. Mob Psycho 100-II (season 2)
You can watch the season one of this amazing series on Netflix. It is based on a Japnese web-manga, in which, Mob (our protagonist) is shown to have psychic powers at a very early age.
Although, these powers also have some problems. And, the only way to resolve them is to surpass his current level of power.
So, to improve his psychic skills, he joins Arataka Reigen, a con-artist who sells his name as a psychic. Now, knowing the fact that Mob is a real psychic and not a fake one, Arataka Reigen starts taking advantage of Mob’s ability, to make money for his own.
And because of that, doing exorcism on evil spirits become a part of Mob’s daily life. If you want to know the rest of the story, start watching it.
2. Yakusoku no Neverland
It is a manga adaptation which portrays the story of Emma and Norman, two orphans living at the Grace Field orphanage. Even though they are orphans, “Mama” (caretaker of the Grace Field) loves them and treats them like a family. But wait, there is a twist.
Children living in this house have to follow only one rule- not to leave the orphanage at any cost. But one day, Emma and Norman decide to go past the gates and they realize that the reality is different. They find that their orphanage works as a farm to cultivate food for a mysterious race of demons and they are the livestock (food) for these demons.
Sounds interesting right? The series will air on January 2019 and you have to wait till then.
This one is a classic Japanese manga, which is getting its new anime adaptation and releasing this January. The story is about a samurai warlord, who traded the organs of his infant son with forty-eight demons in exchange of dominance in the battlefield. Though, the infant survived the ordeal somehow as he was helped by a medicine man, who fixes him with a prosthetic body.
The story follows the boy, who has to defeat all the forty-eight demons, to get back his organs. The young hero finds an orphan kid, who is known as Dororo(the greatest thief in Japan) and takes his help to fight off the demons. This anime is going to release on Amazon prime, somewhere in January 2019.
4. Domestic na Kamojo
This story revolves around- Natsuo, a third-year high school student who is in love with his school teacher, Hina. But, he knows that nothing is going to happen and diverts his mind towards other girls from his class. He accidentally meets an odd girl name Riu. Soon, she asks Natsuo to sneak out of class and do a favor to her. She takes him to her house and asks him to have sex with her, which he did later.
But now, things take an ugly turn. His father remarries a woman who has two daughters and they are no other than Hina and Riu. Now living with his crush and the girl with whom he had sex sometime before, Natuso life becomes a complete disaster as he finds himself stuck in a love triangle.
5. Doukyonin wa Hiza, Tokidoki, Atama no Ue
This story talks about Subaru Mikazuki, a novelist, and a shy guy, who finds it hard to deal with other people. So, he adopts a stray cat and names him Haru. They start living together and Subaru starts talking about life with his new pet. Soon, the cat becomes his best friend.
The story portrays the happiness of life from both points of views. Releasing at the beginning of January this is an anime that offers a slice of life.
6. It’s my life
If you are into magic and knights, you should really look forward to this anime, which is releasing on January 2019. This anime portrays the story of Astra Ludger, aka Doomsday, who was the captain of royal knights. But now, he is finally retired, so he can complete his dearest dream of buying his own house.
Though, soon after he gets his new home, a young girl who happens to be an apprentice witch crashes into his house and mistakes him with someone else. The plot further is even more interesting. Watch it to love it.
7. Uneo-San Wa Bukiyou
It is a romantic comedy featuring the story of Uneo san, who is in third-grade junior school. Uneo is a genius and the head of Science club, who loves the concept of falling in love. Secretly in love with a second-grade boy named Tanaka, she continuously tries to impress him with her inventions.
But, she is clumsy and love is something that she can’t understand.
8. Made in Abyss Movie 1: Tabidachi no Yoake
It was the best anime of the year 2017. In the story, there was an enormous hole (pit) in the center of the world, known as Abyss, filled with many mysterious creatures.
The story follows a little orphan girl, who lives on the edge of Abyss and wants to be the cave raider(who explore abyss) just like her mother. One day, she finds a robot that resembles the human body on the upper surface. This intrigued the little girl and she starts her exploration.
Made in Abyss Movie 1: Tabidachi no Yoake is the first movie, that is going help the fans to relive some of the best moments from the series. The movie will release on January 4, 2019. Furthermore, creators are also going to release the second movie on 19 January 2019 which is titled “Made in Abyss Movie 2: Hourou suru Tasogare.”
Although the list of anime releasing in winter 2019 is quite extensive and one can easily get confused wondering what to watch, now you know which ones to pick.