The Best Anime of Winter 2020 You Should Be Watching

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The list of best anime of winter 2020 is very diverse and we have a lot of great shows to look forward to. Fall 2019 has given us some pretty good shows and we are expecting just as good (if not better) shows from winter 2020.

Winter of 2020 is not just the start of a new season; it is the start of an entire new year! The whole year of 2019 gave us many marvelous titles. Winter of 2020 is actually the start of the next batch of amazing shows.

Now, without wasting any more time. let’s get to the reason why you are here! Here is a list of top anime of winter 2020 which you should be looking forward to.

Haikyuu!! To The Top:

Haikyuu is a sports anime loved by people all over the world. Haikyuu!! To The Top is going to be the fourth season of this anime series and is highly anticipated by not only the anime fans but also the manga fans of the series. This season is going to introduce some brand-new characters and will be divided into two parts (Haikyuu!! To The Top part 1, Haikyuu!! To The Top part 2). You can expect a lot of spectacular action-filled episodes from this season!

Darwin’s Game:

Darwin’s Game is going to be a very gory anime. The manga of this anime is also quite new but, has already started to gain fans. The anime follows the story of Kaname Sudō, a high school boy who is drawn to a mysterious game app titled “Darwin’s Game.” He becomes involved in a social game where the stakes are life or death and there is no way to quit. This anime has quite a unique premise and could turn out pretty good. This series is very engaging and so far, the art style also seems very good.

Kyokou Suiri:

Kyokou Suiri (In/Spectre) is a shonen anime that many people are looking forward to watching this season. This anime instead of one has two protagonists. Kotoko Iwanaga is a 17-year-old girl.

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When she was only 11, she was abducted by youkai. They asked her to be their “God of Wisdom”. The girl agreed but at the cost of her left leg and right eye. On the other hand, we have Kurou Sakuragawa, a 22-year-old university student who has just broken up with his girlfriend. Kotoko actually dreams of one day getting married to Kurou. From the plot, we can clearly see this anime is going to be both intense and funny.


Plunderer is an upcoming shonen anime with a little bit of ecchi to spice it up. This anime is going to follow the story of Hina, a girl looking for a warrior named The Legendary Red Baron. The concept of this anime is very unique. The anime is set in the year 305 and in its fantasy world, every human is branded with a count.

This count determines someone’s status. The higher it is, the more powerful the person bearing it is. This anime will be packed to the brim with a lot of action and we are all waiting for its release.

A Certain Scientific Railgun Season 3:

A Certain Scientific Railgun is a part of the A Certain series and has a lot of fans. Fans have been looking forward to this third season ever since it was announced back in 2018.

This anime focuses on Mikoto Misaka, a Level 5 electro master esper who is at the top of Academy City but gets embroiled in all sorts of trouble. The show is packed to the brim with action and if you haven’t watched the first 2 seasons or the parent story, now would be the perfect time to start catching up.

Infinite Dendrogram:

Infinite Dendrogram is fantasy game anime set in the future. This anime follows the story of Reiji Mukudori. In the year 2043, Infinite Dendrogram, the world’s first successful full-dive VRMMO is released and the game promises to give the players infinite probabilities. Nearly two years after its release, soon-to-be college freshman, Reiji Mukudori, is finally able to buy a copy of the game and start playing. With some help from his experienced older brother, Shuu, and his partner Embryo, Reiji embarks on an adventure into the world of infinite possibilities.

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Not much can be said about this anime right now, but it could turn out to be a great show.


Pet is a psychological-suspense anime with a beautiful story. The story revolves around people who possess the ability to infiltrate other people’s minds and manipulate their memories.

Their powers have been used in the underworld for covering up incidents, assassinations, and other deeds. Pet has a very unique and dark premise and a lot of people in the anime community are looking forward to this one.

Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shoumei shitemita:

Rikei ga Koi ni Ochita no de Shoumei Shitemita or in short RikeKoi is an upcoming romantic comedy. This anime follows the story of Yukimura Shinya and Himuro Ayame, two scientists that want to find out if love can be solved by a scientific theory. These two scientists also have feelings for each other and also, want to know the meaning of their feelings through scientific facts. This anime is quite a unique take on the romance genre and will be very entertaining and funny.

Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story: Magia Record:

The highly acclaimed masterpiece Madoka Magica is returning after all these years and fans of the series are extremely hyped and surprised at the same time. Magia Record is a side story to the original Madoka Magica and is expected to be just as good as the parent story. The new heroine in this side story is Iroha, a magical girl on the hunt for her missing sister Ui in Kamihama. Also in Kamihama is Madoka, who is searching for the similarly-missing Homura.

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A lot of anime and manga fans are looking forward to this because of how good the manga is. Dorohedoro is set in a very dark world with a hellish design. Dorohedoro is unique because it manages to create a healthy blend of comedy and lightheartedness with death and carnage. Dorohedoro follows the story of Kaiman and the story takes plenty of twists and turns which makes it quite unpredictable. The art style of this series is also very unique and beautiful in the manga and we know it is going to be just as good in the anime, considering the fact that this anime is being handled by the studio MAPPA.

Isekai Quartet Season 2:

Isekai Quartet Season 2 will add new characters from The Rising Of The Shield Hero, but what about other Kadokawa properties like Sword Art Online or No Game No Life? Pic credit: Studio Puyukai
Isekai Quartet Season 2 will add new characters from The Rising Of The Shield Hero, but what about other Kadokawa properties like Sword Art Online or No Game No Life? Pic credit: Studio Puyukai

Isekai Quartet is a parody anime that includes characters from some of the most famous Isekai anime out there. All of these characters one day press a mysterious button which sends them into another world. Now, in this world, they are forced to live a school-life.

The chibi anime has short episodes and all of them are full of very comedic scenes. The second season of Isekai Quartet will be just as good as the first season so, we have a lot of comedy to look forward to.

Oshi ga Budoukan Ittekuretara Shinu:

Oshi ga Budoukan Ittekuretara Shinu (If My Favorite Pop Idol Made It to the Budokan, I Would Die). Pic credit: 8 Bit

Oshi ga Budoukan Ittekuretara Shinu is a quite intriguing upcoming show. This anime follows the story of a girl who is obsessed with her favorite idol, a minor member of a less popular group, enough that she says she’d die to see her play. This show will be quite funny and relatable for many of us music fans. The manga from which this anime was adapted is also great.