Issei is your run-in-the-mill perverted horny high school student with dreams of being surrounded by beautiful girls. He enrolled at Kuoh Academy, an all-girls institute that recently turned coed, but found out about a secret. Devils were attending the high school as well! Issei’s normal life becomes extraordinary when he gets asked on a date by a mysterious girl who turns out to be a fallen angel trying to kill him. Luckily for him, though, Rias Gremory (a devil) revived his soul so she could make use of him in her Occult Research Club as one of her chess pieces!
If you’re a fan of the harem genre and are looking for comedy ecchi fantasy harem anime with romance, action scenes, and plenty of drama just like Highschool DxD: check out our recommendations:
Content Navigation (TL:DR)
- 1. Highschool of The Dead
- 2. So, I Can’t Play H!
- 3. Date A Live
- 4. To LOVE-Ru
- 5. Haganai: I don’t have many friends
- 6. Sekirei
- 7. Campione!
- 8. Mayo Chiki!
- 9. Rosario + Vampire
- 10. Freezing
- 11. Demon King Daimao
- 12. Trinity Seven
- 13. Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls
- 14. Seikon no Qwaser
- 15. Heaven’s Lost Property
- 16. Hybrid x Heart Magias
- 17. The Testament of Sister New Devil
- 18. Is this a Zombie?
1. Highschool of The Dead
The dead began to rise and threw all of Japan into total chaos. As these Zombies begin terrorizing Takashi Kimuro‘s high school, he is forced to kill his best friend after he gets bitten and joins the ranks of the walking dead. Vowing to protect the girlfriend of the man he just executed: Rei Miyamoto, they narrowly escape their death trap of a school, only to find a society that has already fallen.
The zombies have come back, and it’s up to Takashi and his friends Saeko Busujima, Kouta Hirano, Saya Takagi, Shizuka Marikawa – as well as several other students who they meet along the way to take them down. Unfortunately, what starts out small becomes an all-encompassing apocalypse that threatens not only their school but also Japan itself with these undead creatures roaming everywhere – so will our heroes be able to do enough for those still alive?
An anime with lots of fan service and heart-pounding action scenes, this is an anime series that is sure to get you hooked.
2. So, I Can’t Play H!
Ryosuke Kaga was never one to turn down a good offer. Still, he soon learned that his witless decision could cause irreparable damage. Lisara Restole appeared in the form of an innocent-looking goddess with great beauty and power; however, she is actually a Shinigami–a Goddess of Death who has come for Ryosuke’s essence because it will allow her to stay longer on Earth. But instead of draining years off his life as any decent Shinigami would do, She sucks him dry by leeching off all desire for pleasurable activities by sucking out what made Ryosuke so attractive: lustfulness and promiscuity.
Now that he has been clean and pure, the degenerate is no longer debased or depraved. Therefore, the only way for him to regain his licentiousness would be by following Goddess Death on her quest! However, this reprobation may not last long because Goddesses of Death are harsh masters with a difficult task ahead: going back to being sleazy will require anything but an easy feat!
So, I Can’t Play H! is an anime that you won’t be able to get enough of. This complete package will hook viewers from beginning to end with its great storyline with a captivating story, beautiful art style, and demon girls.
3. Date A Live
A celestial disaster has been plaguing the world intermittently, sparing no continent in its wake. Thirty years ago, one such event occurred when a supermassive “spatial quake” killed over 150 million people on Eurasian Continent alone and caused disasters for all nations that experienced this phenomenon.
Shidou’s life changed drastically after an impending spatial quake threatened the safety of Tengu City. His first instinct was to save his younger sister, but he gets caught in the eruption- and discovers a strange girl at its source who is revealed to be a “Spirit.” The Spirit then starts fighting with members of the Anti-Spirit Team because they want her dead for some unknown reason.
In this story, a third party called “Ratatoskr” is trying to save the Spirits. Ratatoskr’s commander happens to be Shidou’s little sister Kotori! She recruits him after he clashes with them and presents an alternative method for dealing with their danger: make them fall in love with you. The world’s fate now rests on his dating prowess as he seeks out Spirits so they can all fall madly in love together (and hopefully live happily-ever-after).
4. To LOVE-Ru
Timid 16-year-old Rito Yuuki has yet to profess his love to Haruna Sairenji—a classmate and object of his infatuation since junior high. Sadly, the situation becomes even more challenging when one night, a mysterious stark naked girl crashes right on top of him as he bathes. Rito discovers that Lala Satalin Deviluke is a crown princess and has run away from her home. Yet, despite being heiress to an alien empire, she’s surprisingly more than willing to marry him to avoid an unwanted political marriage.
The story of To LOVE-Ru is about a high school student, Rito, who has to deal with the chaos that arises when Lala arrives and starts drooling all over him. His life becomes even more complicated as he tries to confess his love for Haruna. Still, every time she sees her other beautiful girls fall in love with him too!
5. Haganai: I don’t have many friends
Kodaka is a transfer student, and it’s his first day of school. He walks around the halls, searching for someone to talk with—until he gets labelled as an “intimidating delinquent” due to his blonde hair and scowling face. Kodaka feels alone at this new high school until one fateful morning when he finds Yozora Mikazuki talking in her empty classroom; she had also been teased because they were both seen as outsiders by their classmates who called them delinquents or weirdos.
Kodaka and Yozora overcame their lonely high school lives by starting the Neighbor’s Club. They created a club for people who don’t have friends to help them make more connections with others, hoping it will allow them to find new friendships that they’ve been looking for so longingly for all this time. Joined by Sena Kashiwazaki, an eroge-loving girl and other outcasts. They may finally be able to call these oddballs some of his closest friends!
Struggling yet brilliant teenager Minato Sahashi has failed his college entrance exams for the second time, resulting in him being regarded as worthless by those around him. However, he can catch a break when an intriguing woman falls into his life and offers hope where there was none before. That woman, Musubi, is a Sekirei, a humanoid extraterrestrial with extraordinary abilities that are awakened through contact with Ashikabi gene carriers like himself.
Minato’s life is forever changed when Musubi kisses him, initiating a bond between the two of them and dragging Minato into a world he never knew existed. The Sekirei Plan is an intense battle for survival where contestants must fight against each other to win their freedom. Still, unbeknownst to them, there is far more at stake than just winning this game.
This anime slowly builds up to a harem of female characters with a special power.
Some people suddenly find religion, but for 16-year-old Kusanagi Godou, it’s that REALLY old-time religion that has found him! As the result of defeating the God of War in mortal combat, he is stuck with an unwanted position as Campione!, or “God Slayer,” whose duty is to fight Heretical Gods whenever they try to muscle into his territory. Not only will this likely make him roadkill on Highway To Heaven, but also a job that comes with many other problems like how to deal with having all these overly worshipful female followers come after and approach him due to his enhanced status. After all, they’re just there to aid him in his demi-godly duties, right?
So why is it that their leader, the demonically manipulative sword-mistress Erica Blandelli seems to have such a devilish interest in encouraging some VERY unorthodox activities. So get ready for immortal affairs, heavenly harems, and lots of dueling deities taking pious faces as the ultimate smash bash and thrash of Titans rocks both Heaven Earth.
8. Mayo Chiki!
Due to his mother and sister, who both love professional wrestling, Kinjirou Sakamachi developed a resilient body that could take hard punches, aggressive kicks, and even deadly vehicle bumps. But, unfortunately, he also has gynophobia–an abnormal fear of women. One-touch from a girl can make him panic with nosebleeds or faint abruptly in rare cases!
Kinjirou’s life takes a turn for the worse when he meets Subaru Konoe in the restroom. The most popular student in their school and butler to Kanade Suzutsuki, Kinjiro, is surprised that she’s female! But soon enough, his surprise turns into terror as Subaru assaults him with such force it leaves Kinjirou unconscious. When he wakes up, not only does he meet Kanade right away, who promises her help in curing his phobia if they keep this meeting between them.
9. Rosario + Vampire
Youkai Academy is a boarding school for monsters, where they learn to coexist with humans. All students attend in human form and take normal academic subjects such as literature, gymnasiums, foreign languages, or mathematics–except the golden rule: all humans found on the premises will be executed immediately!
The story is about an average teenager who can’t get into any high school because of his bad grades. However, his parents unintentionally enroll him in Youkai Academy as a last-ditch effort to secure some form of education for their son. Unfortunately, they don’t realize that the world Tsukune has entered isn’t just one of danger but also horror and despair. The boy runs into Moka Akashiya on campus during orientation day; by chance or fate, he decides to stay in this dangerous realm instead purely with the intent to furthering his relationship with her, which soon enough reveals itself not only dangerous but horrifying when it’s revealed she is actually a vampire!
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Humanity is under siege by an alien race known as the Novas. These inhuman beings leave devastation in their wake, and it’s up to young women called Pandoras and Limiters with implanted stigmata for new superhuman powers that will allow humanity a fighting chance against these invaders.
Kazuya is about to start his first day of school at the West Genetics military academy. As he walks through the halls towards homeroom, he runs into a battle between Pandoras. He mistakes Satellizer el Bridget—a powerful Pandora is known as “The Untouchable Queen”—as his deceased sister and embraces her during this momentary lapse in fighting; costing her match with one of their opponents she finds that Kazuya’s touch doesn’t drive her away, so she decides to make him her Limiter instead. The question is whether or not their partnership can survive the machinations of upperclassmen and the impending battle with Novas.
Satellizer El Bridget is just one of the female characters oozing with sex appeal in Freezing! This anime is sure to deliver lots of ecchi scenes that unexpectedly happen, be sure not to miss what happens next.
11. Demon King Daimao
Akuto Sai is living his dream of changing the world for good. He transfers to Constant Magic Academy, a magic school where he befriends a virtuous ninja clan member, Junko Hattori, and vows with her on their way there that they will make this world better together. However, upon his arrival at the academy, it becomes clear that something has gone wrong: he was prophesied as becoming Demon King!
It seemed as if every action he took only fueled the idea that Akuto was doomed to be a Demon King. He could not let his fate control him, but it felt like everything he did and said reinforced this notion in some way or another. At school, people began to fear him for what is predicted of his future; even Junko’s trust faltered when she realized her passion may have been misplaced all along. Moreover, when surrounded by a harem of beautiful girls who each have their own plans for this boy ranging from bringing justice upon him at all costs to showering him love. With his newly awakened powers, Akuto must cope with his constantly growing list of misfortune and fight to prove that his fate is not set in stone.
This is another ecchi series with supernatural themes. Demon King Daimao is an anime with action, a nice plot, sexy girls, and special power that could make it a permanent fixture to any anime fans’ collection.
12. Trinity Seven
One day, the bright red sun stopped shining. This caused a phenomenon called the “Breakdown Phenomenon,” where Arata’s town and people disappeared completely. All is not lost yet, though; by using his cousin Hijiri Kasuga’s magical grimoire to create an artificial world for him.
Lilith Asami appears before Arata, whose artificial world suddenly disintegrates. He is given two choices: hand over the book or die! However, Arata chooses to enroll in Royal Biblia Academy, where six other magical users await him. Together, they form Trinity Seven, the elite of this top-secret school that bolsters their own power and skill. To save Hijiri and the help of his newfound friends, Arata stops at nothing to prevent the destruction of his beloved hometown and to bring his best friend back.
Here we have another anime series with cool fight scenes and cute girls surrounding our main protagonist.
13. Hyakka Ryouran: Samurai Girls
The land of Great Japan is full of natural beauty and prosperous people, but it also faces a looming threat. Mysterious guardians known as Master Samurai are the only defense that can stop this danger from spreading into their country.
At the behest of his student council, Muneakira Yagyuu arrives at Buou Academic School. Run by the Tokugawa Shogunate and led by Yoshihiko Tokugawa himself, this school educates children of warriors to prepare them for their future roles as leaders under Shogun rule. Among these pupils is Muneakira’s childhood friend Sen.
During the chaos of arriving at his new school, Muneakira feels pulled into a terrible fight. The sky fills with white light, and there is suddenly this girl named Juubei Yagyuu who kisses him before everything goes back to normal ¸ except that now he has some sort of mysterious power protecting them from harm. The kiss awakened the power of Juubei, but Muneakira had to learn more about this secret to protect his country.
14. Seikon no Qwaser
When Tomo Yamanobe‘s father—the enigmatic former headmaster of Saint Mikhailov Academy, rumored to be a serial killer himself–disappeared, he left nothing behind but an icon. Soon after his disappearance, the academy was beset with rumors about a murderer stalking female students.
As Tomo and her sister Mafuyu Oribe were heading home after being tormented at school, Tomo trips over an injured silver-haired boy who abruptly vanishes. Mafuyu goes to look for him and discovers that the church holding the icon is burning down. As she tries to save the painting, the serial killer suddenly attacks her with a mysterious ability to control magnesium. Appearing out of nowhere, the silver-haired boy, who can control iron, rescues Mafuyu.
Mafuyu soon learns that the boy, Sasha Hell, is a qwaser – an individual capable of controlling elements through power obtained by breastfeeding. Confused and distraught with this new knowledge, she tries to push it away. Still, when he transfers to her class the next day, Mafuyu realizes their normal school life is threatened as other powerful beings may come close to them. What will happen between Tomo and Mafuyus?
15. Heaven’s Lost Property
When Tomoki Sakurai was a child, he would often wake up in tears. His childhood friend Sohara Mitsuki worried for him and sought the help of Eishirou Sugata–an eccentric sky maniac. This man concluded that Tomoki’s dream is undoubtedly connected to what we know as “The New World.” Scientists have been unable to understand this anomaly because they do not know how it works or why it exists; however, one thing remains certain: It has something with its fragile subconscious state!
Eishirou, the newest member of the New World Discovery Club, is tasked with recruiting new members. He sets up a time to meet and begin observing any mysteries in the sky they may find on suspicion that it has something to do with what he saw before. One day Tomoki’s life changed when a strange girl fell from above, calling him master.
Sora no Otoshimono follows the daily activities of the New World Discovery Club as they begin to learn more about their new Angeloids who have arrived on Earth.
16. Hybrid x Heart Magias
Kizuna is a boy who possesses an ability known as the HHG (Heart Hybrid Gear). Still, it’s not strong enough to make any one person all that important. But, then, his older sister calls him and tells him she enrolled in what seems like a prestigious school for students with abilities such as themselves. Many of those students wear skimpy pilot outfits while fighting invaders from another world.
Kizuna himself lacks much competence in his own skillset, but his sister has another plan. Apparently, having erotic experiences with Kizuna will allow the girls to replenish their energy or power up.
We see a schoolboy caught in the whims of a bunch of girls with the ambitions of being powerful.
17. The Testament of Sister New Devil
Basara Toujou runs into his new stepsister in the bathroom, not giving him a good first impression. Finally, Basara’s father introduces two girls to them as siblings. He has no choice but to accept Maria Naruse, petite with silver hair that matches her sister Mio’s red locks.
But when these seemingly normal girls reveal themselves as demons- Mio the former Demon Lord’s only daughter and Maria her trusted succubus servant – Basara is forced to reveal himself as a member of the hero clan, sworn enemies of the demon. However, having begun to care for his new sisters, Basara instead decides to protect them with his powers and forms a master-servant contract with Mio to keep watch over her.
Basara has to do the impossible, defending against demon clan attacks and protecting his new family members. However, he is also hiding a dark secret that haunts him to this day.
18. Is this a Zombie?
Once a normal 16-year-old high school student, Ayumu Aikawa had his life brutally cut short when he was killed while investigating the suspicious house. Yet soon after awakening next to an armored girl called Eucliwood Hellscythe and discovering she is a necromancer who has revived him as her zombie servant, Ayumu learns that this may not be such a bad thing!
Ayumu is now immortal, and he sets out to hunt for his killer. One day, while in the cemetery, Ayumu encounters a boisterous young girl with her chainsaw who seems determined to fight off bears no matter what! When she kills one of them, she tries erasing all memories that would lead back to herself but ends up absorbing him instead! Stripped of her powers and knowing nothing about this encounter or even why it happened, Haruna gets ordered by Ayumu (who doesn’t remember either) into becoming an apprentice hunter so they can go together as partners hunting strange creatures called Megalo, which roam through the human world terrorizing residents.
Is This a Zombie? Follows the daily antics of a newly-turned human who’s now living as a zombie and begins his new, ludicrous life where the supernatural becomes the norm.
Here we are, weebs and otakus! Our picks of anime like Highschool DxD. We tried our best to include the best anime with action, supernatural abilities, actual plot, and; lots of fanservice, but we may have missed your favorite comedy ecchi fantasy harem anime. If we did, we humbly apologize for our shortcomings. Please let us know your favorite ecchi anime and share your thoughts in the comments section. Enjoy!