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9+ Anime That Are Inspired By and Reflect Real Life

Anime Industries tries their best in delivering the anime that are inspired or reflect the real life to the fullest.

Some of them uses real life settings which are worth visiting while others are gives life meaning and value.

There are a large number of anime that are inspired by real events or shown in the anime as the real setting.

So lets get started with our list:

10. Bakuman

Starting our anime to real life with the anime Bakuman, a series based on creating manga.

Bakuman was inspired by the real life story while creating Death Note. They were recording their experience for the sole reason to release new manga Bakuman, at a later dates.

A worthy anime to start with the list.

9. Durarara

This particular anime Durarara is inspired by the real life setting of Ikebukuro, a boisterous commercial district of Tokyo.

This city is so used in this anime that where you look or wherever you go, you will find every place is enlisted in this anime.

A fair example of anime to real life.

8. Vinland Saga

Vinland Saga is a historical manga/anime that reciprocates at the 1013 AD of the 11th Century.

The story features the Dane, invaders of England which later came to be known as Vikings.

And thus This anime is inspired the historical accounts of  Flateyjarbók, The Saga of Eric the Red and The Saga of the Greenlanders, as well.

7.  When They Cry

When They Cry’s fictional setting is based on historic village of Shirakawa-go in Gifu. This place is also earned the World Heritage recognition.

This town is populated by residents enjoying a simple and steady lifestyle with extremely popular tourist attraction.

Well visit this place and see if you can spot Rika’s home or not!

6. Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai

Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai is one of the most popular anime which takes place in Kanagawa.

The anime took a great account to its animation and tries it best to close the gap between anime and real life.

5. Welocme To The NHK

Another anime based on anime to real life, Welcome To The NHK is more of a modern piece inspired by real life events.

The story follows Tatsuhiko Takimoto who revealed that this was his actual accounts of being a recluse.

He has also agreed that he still deals with the depression shown in the anime and still lives off the series royalties.

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4. It’s You Guys Fault I’m Not Popular!

This anime is a slice of life anime genre based on an introverted lonely girl.

This anime focused on the anime the true horror of real life events and how anxiety, depression, and insomnia can be prove fatal to oneself.

I can very much relate to the protagonist and nothing can relate to this real life problems.

3. Clannad

Clannad took off as a slice of life and romance anime but went to darker and deeper into the series.

Parenting is tough, this knowledge is enough if you have taken the wrong measures and this anime really brought this problem into light.

From my point of view this is the most important lesson in life.

2. Relife

Relife brought the story of 27 year old NEET into light and gave him opportunity to be something or improve his personality by re-living his teenage.

The anime is presented beautifully with some deeper elements that baked into this anime.

The twist in the plot is something which I like the most.

1. Your Name

I think many of you have already know the smooth settings of this anime and the custom it represented before the viewers.

Tokyo is covered beautifully in this anime, Your Name. The dramatic climax hit us differently when they cross each other at central Tokyo.

Its the Best example or the best anime representing Anime to Real Life.

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