The Best Fighting Anime To Level Up Your Fighting Spirit!

Fighting action is one of the best aspects of anime; that is sure to be everyone's favorite, as you can see the popularity reflected in lots of cool GearOtaku Anime Merch on the market.

Regarding movies, sometimes it can be difficult to choose which one to watch first as there are also so many to choose from. But don't worry, we got your back! Here is our list of the top 10 best fighting anime ever. Each candidate on our list will surely satisfy you and your fighting spirit! Check it out now!

Top 10 Best Fighting Anime

Top 10 Best Fighting Anime

1. Naruto

For those who have never watched Naruto, don't start from the beginning, but start with its preceding episodes, as it gives you a more thrilling introduction to the fantasy world of Naruto! In 500 eps, Naruto: Shippūden is about the journey of Naruto and his allies on various fighting journeys.
The series has much to see, from fighting scenes to more moral behind stories about friendship and companionship. Fighting anime is well-known for being brutal in fighting scenes, and Naruto is not an exception, but that is what keeps us from not being bored, right? 


Buckle yourself for numerous action scenes, as the films are fun and intriguing enough to keep you alert for 500 episodes. You better start now if you want to know why so many youngsters obsess with this anime!

2. Baki the Grappler

A fan of fighting and boxing will surely love this anime as it comprises both elements into one! It's a complex story about a boxer named Baki, with many fighting and boxing scenes, suitable for those who love fighting in sports spirit.

Baki the Grappler

Baki the Grappler proves to be a great fighting anime as it involves many elements you expect to see in action videos, but gracefully as it shows through sports movement. The fighting is not too exaggerated but rather skillful and controlled, so it fits those who don't fancy blood-to-death brutal scenes. (1)

Other than fighting, there's a cute love storyline between Baki and Kozue, which spices up Baki's fighting action even more.

3. Bleach

One of the three big names in the anime fighting industry, standing beside Naruto and One Piece, called out "Bleach" - a modern classic fighting series of Tite Kubo. (2)

Bleach's story is inspiring, with eye-catching fighting scenes and battles with ups and downs that surely thrill audiences. The embedded highlights were Bankai's concept, the AF reveal of Gotei 13 captains, and, let's not forget to mention, the unexpected death of Sousuke Aizen.


There's a reason why Bleach is always considered to be one of the best in fighting anime genres, as it shows lively sword fights with stunning effects and does a great job of keeping the audience's attention from the beginning until the end Bleach's world.

4. Kengan Ashura

This anime follows the path of Tokita Ohma, a street-born fighter who was scouted by a large company and ended up joining enterprises that need fighters on behalf. (3)

For this content, fighting scenes are described as detailed as possible, and one good thing is that it also includes martial art components to make the actions look more realistic and filled with sports spirit.

Kengan Ashura

However, this series is not just about fighting solely, as there are behind stories included, instead of just showing who wins and who loses. That's what makes Kengan Ashura a cool fighting anime for us to put on this list.

5. Keijo!!!!!!!!

You may be surprised to see Keijo in this list, as its content involves more fictional sports. However, if you watch this series long enough, you will be enchanted by its physical action scenes, which are considerable enough for us to put on the list. (4)


The cool thing about the Keijo world is that players must use special gadgets and tools with big power to win while hitting the target with their breasts and buttocks, such as "Sure Kill Butt Guillotine" or "Butt Cannon"! But don't worry, girls and boys can watch this freely without being shy or anything, because it's anime afterall!

6. Samurai Champloo

With Jin playing the role of a samurai, we get to witness the best-choreographed fight scenes in Samurai Champloo - a series combining traditional formality and hip-hop culture into actions. This Manglobe opus is one of the best fighting anime.

Samurai Champloo

The storyline may make you bored during the film, but its action scenes won't disappoint as they explode and are intriguing every minute. What's better is that these dance-like encounters start real soon, from the first episode for your hint!

7. One-Punch Man

All the fun of this show is that Saitama defeated all of his enemies using one punch. Our hero got various bad guys, demons, and monsters under his palm as hilariously as it sounded. With the assistance of Genos, they become a strong duo that keeps bad spirits away from people.

One-Punch Man

It's a good fighting anime to watch for recreation, and it does not focus on too much brutal and excessive fighting. If you are looking for a fun yet thrilling anime series, get One Punch Man at the top of your list. And feel free to have the fun to continue with GearOtaku's One Punch Man features!

8. Hunter X Hunter

Hunter X Hunter is an all-time classic when it comes to fighting animes. It includes eye-catching fighting scenes with meaningful character buildings and cool graphics.

Hunter X Hunter

Everyone seems to be aware of the story between Gon and his father, who is a famous hunter. However, the highlight of the anime lies in the Genei Ryodan - the greatest villain team in anime. They are filled with experienced and well-played thieves and assassins, which comprises the eye-catching fighting scenes.

9. Megalo Box

Such an inspiring story from the unreal world, where we meet Megalo Boxing - an underdog who lives in futuristic Japan striving to be at the top of the boxer profession. He struggled to live and make an effort with a fake ID and hoped to win every match he battled for.  (5)

Megalo Box

Watching Megalo Box, we witness fights for lives with gears and pistons flying around! Enjoy the moment with Megalo Boxing if you have a favor for fighting anime, as the graphics and storyline won't leave you bored!

10. One Piece

And last but not least, our legendary One Piece masterpiece that any fighting-anime-lover will adore, along with Naruto and Bleach.

This epic series still has not shown any sign of slowing down yet continues to be loved by anime fans worldwide! It is no surprise that One Piece's ornaments are bestsellers in GearOtaku!

One Piece

There is Monkey D. Luffy, who worships pirates and assumes them to be the freest creatures in the world. Along with his Nakama, each assigned a specific role and character development to make the series meaningful and exciting to watch.

Good fights are plenty in One Piece. You will never get tired of epic fighting scenes in the series, including Luffy vs. Usopp in the Water 7 arc. There are more fighting scenes throughout the whole series, so you won't ever be turned on by extreme fighting and battles!


And that's our review on the best fighting anime! Thank you for joining us, and we hope you find the best film to dive into the coolest cinematic fighting experiences.

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