5 Highly Rated Anime in June 2023
As we enter the year 2023, anime enthusiasts can look forward to a plethora of captivating series. From highly anticipated new adaptations of popular manga to the next seasons of beloved franchises and even remakes of classic anime, this year promises to be filled with remarkable content. Whether you’re a fan of well-known series or seeking hidden gems, this article presents a list of the best anime of 2023, allowing you to stay ahead of the anime trend.
- Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (Season 3)
Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba has captured the hearts of manga and anime lovers worldwide over the past few years. The highly anticipated third season, titled “Swordsmith Village Arc,” started airing in the spring of 2023. This dark-fantasy anime series began with a compelling first season of 26 episodes in 2019, followed by the sequel movie, “Mugen Train Arc,” in 2020, and the second season, “Entertainment District Arc,” with 11 episodes in 2021. Season 3 continues the journey of Tanjiro and his companions as they face new challenges and encounter more powerful demons.
- Attack on Titan (Season 4 Part 3)
One of the most notable anime series of 2023 is the final part of Attack on Titan, known as Season 4 Part 3. This immensely popular series spans three seasons and 59 episodes produced by Wit Studio from 2013 to 2019. The final season, created by Mappa, commenced in late 2022. Season 4 Part 3 is divided into two parts, with the first part airing in March and the second part scheduled for the following autumn. Delving into the dark fantasy world of titans, this season unveils the fate of the protagonist, Eren Yeager.
- Oshi no Ko
Oshi no Ko, a highly anticipated new anime series, is based on a manga and light novel series set to debut in 2023. The manga, written by Aka Akasaka, the artist behind Kaguya-sama: Love Is War, has been serialized in Weekly Young Jump since 2020. This suspenseful slice-of-life story revolves around Ai Hoshino, a popular idol girl harboring a deep secret. Each story arc promises unexpected excitement, keeping viewers engaged.
- Spy × Family (Season 2)
Following its immense popularity in 2022, Spy × Family continues to captivate audiences in 2023. The anime adaptation of this beloved manga series, serialized on Shonen Jump+ since 2019, is set to air its second season. Fans eagerly anticipate the upcoming season, as it promises to deliver the thrilling adventures of the fake spy family and the adorable Anna. Additionally, a Spy × Family anime movie has been confirmed for the future.
- Jujutsu Kaisen (Season 2)
Jujutsu Kaisen, a recent smash-hit franchise, returns with its second season in the summer of 2023. The first season, consisting of 24 episodes, aired in 2020 and 2021, adapting the ongoing dark-fantasy manga series from Weekly Shonen Jump. It was followed by the anime movie “Jujutsu Kaisen 0” in 2021. Season 2 will shift the focus to the protagonist’s teacher, Satoru Gojo, a formidable sorcerer.