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5+ Thriller Anime You Need to Watch

Life is truly uncertain as well as terrifying enough to give the trauma to the people who has already a lot to serve like unpaid bills, a fluctuating economy, and the daily horror show that’s haunt them the whole night. Therefore, we need something or someone to experience those trauma in order to make us laugh or rather extract the emotion from those trauma and experience it like a illusion. And that’s a major role this thriller anime plays into our lives.

Thrillers are all about that hush -push situation, re-creating that fear, and experiencing those trauma in a controlled and safe environment. The best thing a Thriller Anime sells is the tension, staggering amount of fear ,the web of mystery and the emotion of entertainment . Unlike real life, anime also provide closure and relief. So lets start of our list:

6. Death Parade

What Happen To Us When We Die? Well, this anime shows what exactly happened to us when we die. Though it is just a manipulative story, but it indeed keeps on moving as the plot unrolls. It really binds the viewers to their seats.

This anime shows the balance between people whether they are reincarnated or thrown into void i.e. the place of nothingness based on the lives they have lived. The true nature of people is what something which is staunching.

5. Another

This anime keeps you going from one episode to another. Another, a psychological thriller anime which you find somewhat disturbing but it is a worth the shot.

In this anime a young man is transfers to a new school. And he finds himself drawn to a mysterious girl and and mystery related to a series of gruesome deaths.

4. No Game No Life

This is a Isekai anime. The protagonists are siblings which are sent to gaming world when they beat the God in a game of chess. They are a pro gamers and goes by the name, The Blank. They are sent to a gaming world where all matters are settled with games. Gives this anime a shot.


A short mind blowing anime with 12 episodes. A good paced anime with variable factor that leads the show. Erased is a fantastic show to clear your mind from having regrets.

A 29 year old man is sent back in time approx. 18 years back to prevent the events leading to his mother’s death. It began with a series of kidnappings in his 5th grade which he has to stop in order to bring his mother back to life.

2. The Promised Neverland

Well, this show really leaves its audience in an aww state. The Promised Neverland really built its platform in psychological thriller anime. Amazing story with extraordinary suspense. Have a look!

A group of the smartest kids were raised at the orphanage. They were raised to feed the monster ruling the world. After discovering its dark truth, Norman Ray and Emma begin to plan an escape to save all of the children.

1. Death Note

This anime doesn’t need any introduction. A masterpiece, a total look out for the anime based on this topic genre. The plot as well as animation really keep the viewers in check.

An intelligent high school student wants to create a utopia in which he is god by eliminate criminals from the world. He can do so after discovering a notebook capable of killing anyone whose name is written into it.

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