Redo of Healer, also abbreviated as Kaiyari in Japan, is a Japanese light novel series written by Rui Tsukiyo and illustrated by Shiokonbu. The series was first posted online in December 2016. The series has become famous for its explicit content and the repeated rape scenes it features. A manga adaptation directed by Sōken Haga has been published online, and anime series adaptation made by TNK aired between January and April 2021.
In this article, we are going to bring you the 25 best anime series like Redo of Healer you can enjoy.
1. High School DxD
Original Run: January 6, 2012 – July 3, 2018
Number of Episodes: 49 + 6 OVA
Issei Hyoudou is a second year high school student, very sensitive to female forms. Her life is turned upside down during her meeting with Yûma, a charming young girl who turns out to be a fallen angel. At the end of the day, Issei is taken to a small park and Yûma asks him if he wants to make his wish come true. He expects to receive a kiss, but she asks him to die for her by resuming her true appearance.
The boy is brutally attacked and killed by Yûma. Issei wakes up the next morning, believing in a dream. The next day after suffering a second attack from fallen angels, he notices Rias Gremory, a third year student in his high school, naked in bed. She reveals her demon identity to Issei and tells him that she has reincarnated him as a demon to live as a servant of the Gremory family.
2. Puella Magi Madoka Magica
Original Run: January 7, 2011 – April 21, 2011
Number of Episodes: 12
There are creatures with the power to grant a young girl’s wish, in exchange for which she will become a Puella Magi (or Mahou Shoujo) to fight demonic creatures, witches. A schoolgirl named Madoka Kaname, as well as her friend Sayaka Miki, are approached by one of these creatures, Kyubey, who offers them to become Magical Girls in turn. The new student in their class, Homura Akemi, however, mysteriously seeks to prevent Madoka from making this contract.
3. Elfen Lied
Original Run: July 25, 2004 – October 17, 2004
Number of Episodes: 13 (+ OVA)
The story is set in Kamakura, Japan, and revolves around the Diclonius, mutant beings very similar to humans but with two strange horns on their heads and endowed with very strong invisible limbs called “vectors”. Believed to be dangerous to the normal human race, Diclonius babies are killed at birth or locked up in research laboratories, subjected to terrible torture and extremely violent experiments.
One of them, Lucy, however, manages to escape to the sea, massacring anyone who comes in front of her. She is found on the beach by two boys in a complete state of amnesia and double personality, caused by a shooter shot in the head while escaping.
The young Diclonius finds herself with a completely different personality and the two boys decide to call her with the only word she can pronounce, namely “Nyu”. Unable to leave her alone in those conditions, they take her home waiting to find out about her past. But the military does not give up and remains on the trail of her. What’s more, every time the girl hits her head she goes back to being Lucy.
4. Made in Abyss
Original Run: July 7, 2017 – ongoing
Number of Episodes: 13
The story centers around an orphan girl named Rico, living in the town of Orse, located in the Beoruska Sea. The city surrounds a strange and immense chasm, commonly called “the Abyss”. The Abyss contains artifacts and remnants of an ancient lost civilization, and is in fact a popular place for cavers to excavate such items that can be sold abroad.
These cavemen undertake dangerous expeditions through the mist of the chasm to find as many as possible. However, the further a person descends into the Abyss, the more the curse of it weighs on their health, with more and more severe symptoms appearing when ascending the different levels. Few adventurers have descended to the lowest areas and ascended to narrate their experience.
5. The Rising of the Shield Hero
Original Run: January 9, 2019 – present
Number of Episodes: 25
Naofumi Iwatani was summoned to a completely different world with three other boys from parallel Japans to become the “Legendary Four Heroes”, or “Four Ancestral Saints”, of this strange new world. Each of the Heroes was equipped with their own legendary equipment as soon as they were summoned to the strange new world: Naofumi received the “Legendary Shield”, the only defensive equipment of the four, while the others respectively received an offensive weapon.
Due to Naofumi’s lack of charisma and experience, he ended up with only one teammate to accompany him, an attractive young woman, while the others received several: unfortunately, on the second day, Naofumi was betrayed, stripped, and falsely accused by said teammate.
Disgraced and persecuted by everyone in the kingdom, from the king to the peasants, Naofumi’s thoughts are now filled with nothing but revenge and hatred. Thus begins his journey in this world where he will have to progress alone.
6. Mirai Nikki
Original Release: October 10, 2011 – April 16, 2012
Number of Episodes: 26 (+ OVA)
The protagonist, Yukiteru Amano, is an asocial boy, closed in on himself and isolated who keeps a diary on his mobile phone in which he notes everything that happens around him. Yukiteru thinks he has an imaginary friend, named Deus Ex Machina, the time lord.
One day Deus decides to organize a game and returns his mobile phone to Yukiteru, after having personally modified it, but the boy soon realizes some oddities: the diary, instead of containing the information written by him, reports facts not yet happened, and after those facts are fulfilled, the boy realizes that the cell phone can predict the future.
Original Run: January 8, 2016 – March 25, 2016
Number of Episodes: 12
The 29-year-old manga writer Satoru Fujinuma has the ability to travel back in time. If a life-threatening situation for a person arises in his environment, he is suddenly some time earlier and has the opportunity to avert the danger. However, he cannot consciously use the ability. When his mother, Sachiko Fujinuma, recognizes a serial killer and tries to call in the police, she is murdered and found by her son.
He is suspected and suddenly Satoru is 18 years back in the past – in the body of himself as a 10-year-old. He remembers that a series of murders happened back then and suspects that he must find the perpetrator in order to save his mother.
8. Peter Grill and the Philosopher’s Time
Original Run: July 11, 2020 – present
Number of Episodes: 12
Peter Grill is an adventurer considered “The strongest man in the world”. Despite having a stable relationship with his girlfriend Luvelia, with whom he promised to spend the rest of their lives together, Luvelia still believes that babies are delivered by the stork, and in two years of relationship they have not gone beyond holding hands.
Meanwhile, several women, such as two ogre twins, an orc and an elf mystic, seek Peter so they can have their children because of his strong genes. Peter will have to avoid all the temptations and traps that are put in front of him, feeling guilty towards Luvelia.
9. Highschool of the Dead
Original Run: July 5, 2010 – September 20, 2010
Number of Episodes: 12 + OVA
On an ordinary morning, everything happened as normally as on any other day. From the roof, Komuro Takashi, the main character, observes a strange happening at the school gates: a suspicious man is causing trouble. One of the teachers, when trying to expel him, ends up being bitten by the suspicious man and amidst the cries of despair from the other teachers he gets up, but now he is a zombie.
He then starts eating the other teachers who were with him. Seeing this, Takashi runs back inside the high school and teams up along with his friend Miyamoto Rei and her boyfriend Igou Hisashi with whom he is best friends. Now the high school is already infested with teachers and other high school zombies. The three then decide to go up to the roof, but on the way, they meet a professor who has been turned into a zombie.
This teacher ends up biting Hisashi, who is left with an injured arm. After eliminating the zombie, they manage to get to the roof of the school, in addition to finding several zombies and normal students being attacked by them on their way. On the roof, Hisashi begins to feel the first effects of the bite caused by the zombie.
10. Blue Exorcist
Original Run: April 17, 2011 – March 25, 2017
Number of Episodes: 37 (+ 2 OVA)
The world of Blue Exorcist is made up of two dimensions that oppose each other like two faces of mirrors. The first is the world in which human beings live, Assiah. The other is the world of demons, Gehenna. Normally, travel and even any form of contact between the two is impossible. However, demons can pass into this world possessing everything that exists within it.
Satan is the god of demons, but there is one thing he does not have: a vessel in the human world powerful enough to contain him. To this end, he fathered Okumura Rin and Okumura Yukio (but only Rin inherited Satan’s powers, Yukio being too weak), his sons, from a human woman, but are the latter in line with his plans, or should they become something else?
After killing the guardian father Fujimoto, in an attempt that should have allowed Rin to return to the demon world, he gives him a dream: to become an exorcist to defeat the god of demons.
11. Mushoku Tensei
Original Run: January 11, 2021 – December 20, 2021
Number of Episodes: 23
A 34-year-old Japanese NEET is kicked out of his home following the death of his parents. After some soul-searching, he concludes that his life was ultimately useless. Seeing a truck driving at high speed heading towards a group of teenagers, he decides to intervene to try to achieve at least once something significant in his life, and manages to put one of them out of danger before dying.
Waking up in the body of a baby, he quickly realizes that he has been reincarnated in a world of Heroic fantasy, where an atmosphere of medieval Europe reigns. He then sets out to succeed in his new life, discarding his old identity for that of Rudeus Greyrat, son of the minor nobility. Due to his genetic factor and early training, Rudeus becomes extremely skilled in magic.
During his childhood, he became a student of Roxy Migurdia, a demoness, then befriended Sylphiette, an elf. He later serves as a teacher for Eris Boreas Greyrat, his cousin. When a magical cataclysm teleports them far from home, Rudeus decides to escort Eris home. During his journey, Rudeus receives advice from the mysterious Hitogami and becomes friends with Ruijerd Speldia, whose honor he will aim to restore.
Original Run: July 7, 2015 – present
Number of Episodes: 39 (+ 1 OVA and 34 ONA)
The story begins in Yggdrasil, a very successful online virtual role-playing game, which is about to close for good after 12 years of existence. The main protagonist, Momonga nevertheless finds it difficult to accept it, he has no family, no friends, no girlfriend, and no longer finds meaning in living in “reality”.
He is the leader of one of the 10 best guilds in the game, the Ainz Ooal Gown guild, composed exclusively of “non-human” characters, and whose headquarters is the “Great Tomb of Nazarick”.
13. Prison School
Original Run: July 11, 2015 – September 26, 2015
Number of Episodes: 12 + OVA
Hachimitsu Academy is an elite high school for girls in Tokyo characterized by strict rules of conduct including a ban on dating boys. At the beginning of the series, however, the school decides to open its doors also to the boys keeping the same rules, but to their amazement, the new male students turn out to be only five: Kiyoshi Fujino, Takehito “Gakuto” Morokuzu, Shingo Wakamoto, Jōji “Joe” Nezu and Reiji “André” Andō.
The boys quickly become friends but things turn bad when the group is discovered spying on the women’s toilets: the punishment is established in a month of imprisonment and hard labor by the strict secret student association of the school led by President Mari, daughter of the principal, vice president Meiko and secretary Hana.
Original Run: April 4, 2007 – September 26, 2007
Number of Episodes: 26
Claymores are half-human, half-demon warriors called upon by villagers to protect themselves from monsters such as demons. Feared and dreaded, they are distinguished by their silver eyes and the gigantic sword they carry on their backs, hence their names by humans of “silver-eyed witches” or “Claymore” (the name of the type of sword they use). Claire is one of them.
Called to a village to eliminate the demons that attack and devour the population, she kills the penultimate member, who has become a monster, of an already decimated family. The last survivor, Raki, finding himself alone, then decides to follow her in her bloodthirsty adventures, as a cook. He will gradually discover the secrets and the tragic destiny of these singular women.
15. Land of the Lustrous
Original Run: October 7, 2017 – December 23, 2017
Number of Episodes: 12
The story takes place in the distant future where humanity has disappeared. Instead, a new form of life developed: the “Hōseki” (“gems”), of humanoid appearance. Their number is limited to 28.
These 28 Hōseki must fight the “Tsukijin” (“Selenians”, inhabitants of the Moon), who want to transform them into simple decoration. Thus, each Hōseki is assigned the role of fighter, doctor, or gunsmith. The main character is Phosphophyllite. Reputed to be weak (with one of the lowest hardnesses), it is considered useless by its peers.
16. Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest
Original Run: July 8, 2019 – present
Number of Episodes: 16 (+ 2 OVA)
Hajime Nagumo is an ordinary, benevolent high school student who is bullied by the rest of his class because of his special relationship with their “idol”, Kaori Shirasaki. When transported with their teacher to another fantasy world as heroes, while most of his fellow students gain powerful skills including magic and high stats, Hajime only gets a non-combat class of “Synergist”, a kind of technician with mediocre statistics and the ability to transmute solid materials, a common skill of artisans and blacksmiths, this reinforcing the contempt of his peers.
During a dungeon conquest in the Labyrinth of Orcus, helping his comrades and saving Kaori, he is betrayed by one of his fellow students and, except by the latter who refuses, left for dead in the underworld. still unexplored of said dungeon: at the mercy of monsters theoretically too powerful and dangerous for him who infest the place, and doomed to almost certain death, Hajime nevertheless manages to survive.
Original Run: October 7, 1997 – March 31, 1998 / 1 July 2016 – 23 June 2017
Number of Episodes: 25 / 24
Berserk tells the story of the meeting of Guts and Griffith, leader of the Falcon Troop, a band of mercenaries in the pay of the kingdom of Midland. From this meeting will be born an ambiguous friendship, but nevertheless efficient: the presence of Guts, warrior with the disproportionate sword, will quickly prove essential to the ambition of the young Griffith, swashbuckler and outstanding tactician.
The anime is thus the account of the rise and fall of the Falcon Troop, and of the relation between Guts and Griffith, particularly complex, between the relation of interest (Griffith uses the force of Guts), mutual respect ( both see each other as soldiers), and deep affection (each inexplicably needs the other’s presence).
18. Yosuga no Sora
Original Run: October 4, 2010 – December 20, 2010
Number of Episodes: 12
Haruka and Sora (Haruka’s twin sister) return to their village, following the death of their parents, where they lived part of their childhood. Sora, in fragile health, feels an attraction for his brother that goes beyond a simple brotherly love between brother and sister. As the protagonist reunites with his old acquaintances, how will he react to his sister’s sentiment?
19. GOBLIN SLAYER!
Original run: October 7, 2018 – present
Number of episodes: 12
In a fantasy world where the fate of each is governed by the dice rolls of the fate of the deities, adventurers in search of wealth and glory come from all over the world to join the Adventurers Guild.
An inexperienced young priestess who has joined the Guild joins a group of novice adventurers, but her first quest turns into a nightmare when the rest of her team is slaughtered by Goblins: she owes her salvation only to a mysterious man in armor, the “Goblin Slayer”, an adventurer whose one and only objective is the eradication of these creatures.
20. Lord Marksman and Vanadis
Original Run: October 4, 2014 – December 27, 2014
Number of Episodes: 13
In a medieval Europe parallel to ours, the king of the Kingdom of Brune Faraon begins to suffer from a mental illness, leading two dukes of the kingdom, Felix Aaron Thernadier and Maximilian Bennusa Ganelon, to wage war for the monopoly on power. The rival kingdom of Brune, Zchted, taking advantage of the situation sends in the first a handful of soldiers commanded by the Warlord Eleonora Viltaria who surprises the army of Brune in the Dinant Plain.
Here also fights the lord of the county of Alsace, Tigrevurmud Vorn, descendant of a family very skilled in archery, who despite being alone does not retreat in front of the enemy general, trying to shoot him down in every way. Ellenora, amazed by his skill and his tenacity, she decides to take him with her to Zchted as a prisoner of war.
21. God Eater
Original Run: July 12, 2015 – March 26, 2016
Number of Episodes: 13 (+ OVA)
The story takes place in a post-apocalyptic universe where the population has almost been wiped out by powerful demonic creatures called Aragami. To save humanity, a pharmaceutical group has created an organic weapon, the Jinki, which draws its strength by devouring the Aragami.
These weapons have the particularity of merging with a few humans and represent the only way to eliminate these monsters. We follow the members of the Fenrir organization through different missions, who fight the Aragami using the Jinki.
22. Rurouni Kenshin
Original Run: January 10, 1996 – September 8, 1998
Number of Episodes: 95
The story takes place in 1878 in Tokyo. Kenshin Himura, a former assassin nicknamed Battosaï, literally “master in the drawing of the sword”, during the time of the Tokugawa reign, hides a very heavy past. Become a wanderer since the establishment of the Meiji era, he travels the country equipped with his sword with an inverted blade, with the desire not to kill again.
23. The Legend of the Legendary Heroes
Original Run: July 1, 2010 – December 16, 2010
Number of Episodes: 24
Ryner Lute is a listless and perennially sleepy boy, a student of Roland’s Royal Special Military Academy; One day, however, war breaks out and the entire school is sent into battle, during which all the students are killed with the exception of Sion, Kiefer and Ryner, thanks to the latter.
Following the victory, the merit of which will fall on Sion, he himself will succeed to the throne of Roland and to ensure that there are no more wars he will create a group, composed of Ryner and Ferris (an excellent swordsman) and will entrust him with a mission : find the relics of the legendary heroes.
24. Akame ga Kill!
Original Run: July 7, 2014 – December 15, 2014
Number of Episodes: 24
Tatsumi is a fighter who leaves for the capital in search of a way to earn money to help his poor village. After being robbed by a woman and losing all of her money, Tatsumi is taken in by an aristocrat named Aria.
The following night, Aria’s mansion is attacked by a group of assassins known as the Night Raid. As Tatsumi attempts to defend Aria from assassin Akame, another member of the group ends the fight.
25. The Qwaser of Stigmata
Original Run: January 9, 2010 – June 28, 2011
Number of Episodes: 36 + OVA
In the 21st century, a war broke out in Japan where religious clashes multiplied: questioning of divine faith, rapprochement with the obscurantist ideas of Orthodox Christianity… For their part, Mafuyu Oribe and his cousin Tomo Yamanobe, both students at the prestigious St-Mikhailov Academy, meet a mysterious young boy with silver hair.
His name is Aleksander “Sasha” Nikolaevich Her. The latter is none other than a Qwaser, a human who draws his power from soma (liquid substance contained in the breasts of women) and is capable of manipulating one of the materials of the periodic table of elements (oxygen, iron…). It is the mystery that hovers around an icon, supposed to grant all wishes, which will set fire to the powder and involve the academy in the bloody battle against other Qwaser.