Did you love watching Clannad? Are you craving to watch more anime like Clannad? If so, here’s a list of anime similar to Clannad!
MAL score: 8.08
Aired: Oct 6, 2006 to Mar 16, 2007
Yuuichi Aizawa returns to his aunt Akiko’s house after seven years, since his parents have moved to Africa in order to pursue their career. Even though he has visited this place a lot of times when he was a child, his memories of this place were mysteriously missing.
This anime is about how Yuuichi uncovers the secrets of his past from the fragments of memories he has and the evidences he finds while moving into his new house.
This is anime is more similar to Clannad. It even has a guy who looks Sunohara in it!
MAL score: 8.28
Aired: Apr 3, 2010 to Jun 26, 2010
Otonashi wakes up in a strange place where he meets a rifle-toting girl named Yuri, who explains him that he is dead and it was the afterlife. He does not remember anything about himself other than his name.
He is then invited to join the Shinda Sekai Sensen (Afterlife Battlefront) by Yuri, who aims to defeat the angel whom Yuri claims is evil. Otonashi joins the SSS, but instead of fighting the angel, he tries to understand her, all the while regaining little bit of his memories at a time. Thus his afterlife adventure begins!
MAL score: 7.60 (Season 1), 8.31 (Season 2)
Total Episodes: 39
Aired: Oct 6, 2012 to Apr 6, 2013 and Oct 5, 2013 to Dec 28, 2013
The life Riki Naoe who had shut himself from the outside world ever since the death of his parents, is changed when he is invited to join a team who calls themselves Little Busters. They enjoyed their childhood fighting evil and having fun together.
Years later, they decide to revive the little busters by making it into a baseball team ( similar element as in Clannad) and gathers new teammates.
Then one day they recieve mysterious letter which was attached to Rin’s cat that asks them to uncover the secrets of the world by completing specific tasks. What could the hidden secret be?
MAL score: 7.71
Aired: Jul 4, 2016 to Sep 26, 2016
This anime is about , Naho Takamiya, a high-school student, who receives a strange letter which was addressed to her from her future-self. The letter was sent in order to remove the regrets that she had in her life, by saving a particular boy-Kakeru Naruse who will transfer into her high school.
The events that are about to happen in her life are detailed in the letter. Knowing that, Naho has to make careful decisions to make sure that kakeru will not commit suicide like it was mentioned in the letter.
This anime is like Clannad in terms of the emotional ride it takes you on.
MAL score: 6.81 (Season 1), 7.43(Season 2)
Total Episodes: 24
Aired: Jul 2, 2016 to Sep 24, 2016 and Jan 14, 2017 to Mar 25, 2017
This anime is about, Kotarou Tennouji is a high-school student, who has the ability to rewrite a particular part of his body permanently, thus improving is speed, agility, strength etc. He stumbles into “the ghost girl” who eventually grows attached to him.
He then learns that the ghost girl was the key that two factions were looking for. One faction that wanted to save the earth by destroying humans, and the other faction that wanted to stop them. Caught in between this battle, can he survive his fate?
Sunday without god
MAL score: 7.45
Aired: Jul 7, 2013 to Sep 22, 2013
This anime takes place in a world where new life can’t be born and the dead wander among the living restlessly, it is the gravekeeper’s responsibility to put the dead to rest.
Ai, is a cheerful little girl, probably the youngest to live in the entire world, is the gravekeeper who has taken her late mother’s place.
One day she meets a man called Hampnie Hambart, who is supposed to be her father, who kills all the undead villagers who brought her up in her mother’s place. She then goes on a journey with this man, traveling distant lands to fulfill her duties as a gravekeeper.
MAL score: 7.91
Aired: Jul 5, 2015 to Sep 27, 2015
Charlotte is a beautiful anime which is also about teenagers with superpowers, who have been gathered into a particular school in order to protect them from becoming test subjects for scientific experimentation.
The main protagonist, Yuu Otosaka, because of being caught using his powers to cheat on tests, is forced to join the student council and is made to work with the rest of the council members to track down and make those with superpowers to join their institution.
Anohona: the flower we saw that day
MAL score: 8.53
Aired: Apr 15, 2011 to Jun 24, 2011
Jinta Yadomi, is a shut-in who skips school all day to play video games. One summer day, his childhood friend “Menma”, who is supposed to be dead, appears before him asking him to fulfill her forgotten wish.
Initially he thinks that he was hallucinating and ignores her, but later learns that it was indeed the ghost of Menma. In order to fulfill her wish he gathers the childhood gang together and they do everything they can to find the forgotten wish. What could the wish be?