Are you a Sword art Online Fan ? …. And want to watch some anime like sword art online ?

Then Today we are going through some of the best Anime like Sword art online in this list.

But if you are someone who is not familiar with what is SAO is all about then let give you a bref introduction to Sward art online anime.

Sword Art Online takes a core of depth and adds a flurry of exciting action, excellent visuals, and a charismatic essence no one can resist.

Logging into the awesomeness of this show would cause anyone to start searching for equally great alternatives.

Plot Summary of sward art online

The only way to escape is to ‘clear’ the game. Death in game means actual ‘death’ —- The ten thousand who have logged onto the as of yet mysterious game ‘Sword Art Online’ using their Nerve Gear have been forced into this perilous death game and are trapped inside.

Protagonist Kirito, one of the many gamers, has greeted this ‘truth’. He plays as a solo player in the giant castle that is the stage for this game —- ‘Aincrad’.

To meet the conditions of clearing the game and leaving this twisted virtual world, he must get through all 100 floors. Will Kirito have what it takes to clear the game, or will he die trying?

Now lets talk about Anime like Sword art online

Anime like Sword art online

After reading this short plot summary i hope you will understand why we love this anime so lets not waste any more time and just start this anime like sword art online list.

18 Anime Like Sword Art Online List

This list is for those otakus, but not just limited to them. We created this list for anyone who love this anime. Whether it’s the overpowered main character, the video game genre, or even the harem aspect. There’s no judgment here, only solid recommendations of where to go next.

Accel World

Accel World

One autumn day in 2046, Haruyuki has an encounter with Kuroyukihime, the prettiest girl in his school.

For the middle school boy who is often bullied, the meeting changes his life. Through a mysterious piece of software from her, Haruyuki learns of the existence of the virtual Accel World.

In that moment, the lowest of the “school caste” becomes “Burst Linker”, a knight defending a princess.

Genre: Action, Romance, School, Sci-Fi, Shounen

Log Horizon

Log Horizon

Elder Tales is an online fantasy RPG that has become popular worldwide. But when its twelfth expansion package, “Cultivate the Noosphere,” is installed, thirty thousand players in Japan are trapped inside.

Among them is grad student Shiroe, who isn’t very good at interacting with others.

But to survive in a world full of monsters, he forms a guild called “Log Horizon” with an eclectic group of other players.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Game, Magic, Shounen

The King’s Avatar ( QUAN ZHI GAO SHOU )

The King's Avatar (

In the multiplayer online game Glory, Ye Xiu is regarded as a textbook and a top-tier pro-player.

However, due to a myriad of reasons, he is kicked from the team. After leaving the pro scene, he finds work in an Internet Cafe as a manager.

When Glory launches its tenth server, he throws himself in to the game once more.

Possessing ten years of experience, the memories of his past, and an incomplete, self-made weapon, his return along the road to the summit begins!

Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Game



The story begins with Yggdrasil, a popular online game which is quietly shut down one day; however, the protagonist Momonga decides to not log out.

Momonga is then transformed into the image of a skeleton as “the most powerful wizard.” The world continues to change, with non-player characters (NPCs) begining to feel emotion.

Having no parents, friends, or place in society, this ordinary young man Momonga then strives to take over the new world the game has become.

Overload is a great anime to watch if you like overpower protagonist and i believe this is the one anime like sword art online i have watched this anime and i really enjoyed it its a must watch recommendation from my side.

Genre: Action, Fantasy



Taking place 2 years after the “Pluto’s Kiss” crisis. “The World” once again returns. This time being the only PC game in existence.

Tsubasa a boy who started playing only a few weeks before, finds himself taken to a mysterious zone, where he meets Aura, Morganna, and a mysterious player that has the appearance of a cat.

Soon after realizing that he can’t logout, he is forced to stay in “The World”, but unlike other characters he can still feel pain, he still has his emotions. He slowly separates himself from those who try to help him, the only ones that can help him.

His friends Bear and Black Rose, constantly try to comfort him in his struggle, but he always pushes them away. He only wants to search for the answer to why he can’t logout, and to the real question of who he really is.

Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Fantasy,Magic, Sci-Fi

No Game No Life

No Game No Life

The story of No Game, No Life centers around Sora and Shiro, a brother and sister whose reputations as brilliant NEET (Not in Education, Employment, or Training) hikikomori (shut-in) gamers have spawned urban legends all over the Internet.

These two gamers even consider the real world as just another “crappy game.” One day, they are summoned by a boy named “God” to an alternate world.

There, God has prohibited war and declared this to be a world where “everything is decided by games” – even national borders.

Humanity has been driven back into one remaining city by the other races. Will Sora and Shiro, the good-for-nothing brother and sister, become the “Saviors of Humanity” on this alternate world? “Well, let’s start playing.”

I also have watched this anime and i believe this anime match this term anime like sword art online.

Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Ecchi, Fantasy, Game, Supernatural

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