The Spring anime season has already begun, and as always, anime fans around the world are excited about the new season's offerings.

Expectations and preferences may be different in your country, but if you're curious about how Japanese anime fans feel, domestic surveys on most anticipated anime are a good source to turn to. Filmarks.

One such survey is conducted by Filmmarks, one of Japan's largest movie, drama, and anime review services run by Tsumiki Corporation. Here are the results of their "Most Anticipated 2021 Spring Anime Ranking" based on data from their service1.

Filmarks' Most Anticipated 2021 Spring Anime Ranking

Most anticipated anime: 1st to 10th place

No. 1: My Hero Academia, Season 5 (Airs in Japan from 3/27)

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No. 2: The Way of the Househusband (Airs in Japan from 4/8)

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  • No. 3: Tokyo Revengers (Airs in Japan from 4/11)
  • No. 4: Shaman King (Airs in Japan from 4/1)
  • No. 5: Moriarty the Patriot, Part 2 (Airs in Japan from 4/4)
  • No. 6: Godzilla Singular Point (Airs in Japan from 4/1)
  • No. 7: Kingdom, Season 3 (Airs in Japan from 4/4)
  • No. 8: Fruits Basket: The Final (Airs in Japan from 4/5)
  • No. 9: To Your Eternity (Airs in Japan from 4/12)
  • No. 10: Shadows House (Airs in Japan from 4/10)

Most anticipated anime: 11th to 20th place

  • No. 11: Burning Kabaddi (Airs in Japan from 4/2)
  • No. 12: Bakuten!! (Airs in Japan from 4/8)
  • No. 13: Zombie Land Saga, Season 2 (Airs in Japan from 4/8)
  • No. 14: Those Snow White Notes (Airs in Japan from 4/2)
  • No. 15: SSSS.Dynazenon (Airs in Japan from 4/2)
  • No. 16: Pretty Boy Detective Club (Airs in Japan from 4/10)
  • No. 17: Farewell, My Dear Cramer (Airs in Japan from 4/4)
  • No. 18: Slime Diaries: That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (Airs in Japan from 4/6)
  • No. 19: Odd Taxi (Airs in Japan from 4/5)
  • No. 20: Osamake: Romcom Where The Childhood Friend Won't Lose (Airs in Japan from 4/14)



1This ranking information is current as of March 30, 2021, and covers domestic anime titles scheduled to be broadcasted or distributed between March 27th and May 31st, 2021.

By - grape Japan editorial staff.