Top 20 Best Anime Games for Xbox One You Should Not Miss

When it comes to good anime games for Xbox One, a fairly large number has been released. For that reason, we are ranking the best Xbox One anime games based on the votes of gamers. And in this article, we will list the top 20 best anime games for Xbox One.

1. NieR: Automata

NieR: Automata best anime games xbox one
NieR: Automata
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, PC, Xbox One
  • Genre: Action RPG
  • Mode: Single player

NieR: Automata is a role-playing game released by Square Enix for PS4, Xbox One and PC. It is exactly a game set in an anime world, except that the force of machines that forced humanity to flee to the Moon is not created by us as the warnings have just been mentioned above, which comes from another world.

With determination to reclaim their home, mankind decided to take the dictatorship when continuously deploying many forces to fight robots on Earth to confront the invading army. 

However, due to the great strength of the enemy, the attempt to retake the Earth of mankind hardly achieved any significant results. Play as a brave warrior, you will accompany your teammates to fight against the evil forces that are invading the world. 

Regarding gameplay, the main battle mechanism in NieR: Automata is still the action style, the fast guillotine. 

2. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
  • Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch
  • Genres: Fighting, action
  • Modes: Single-player, multiplayer

Following the unfinished storyline in part 3, Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 will lead players throughout the events taking place in the Fourth, Official Shinobi World War.

Close the story of Naruto teenage Uzumaki. The great war was divided into chapters, with one or more game screens and cutscenes interspersed. The matches in the game are more intense and challenging, with goals set at each level. Completing the goals will help players earn rare items to unlock hidden content in the game.

Besides, completing the game also helps players unlock new characters to use in other game modes. In addition to the Story Mode, the game also has many other game modes for players to explore.

With Adventure mode, players will participate in a post-war journey, helping people by completing the assigned tasks and receiving the reward. Online Battles will be the place for players to experience online matches with other players around the globe. Meanwhile, Free Battles is an ideal game for players to practice with AI or entertain with their friends.

3. Attack On Titan 2

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Attack on Titan
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows
  • Genre: Hack and slash
  • Mode: Single player‎, ‎multiplayer

Attack On Titan 2 – the sequel to the exciting action series for PS4, PC, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One. Players can use multi-dimensional motion equipment to move more easily and accurately evade the attacks of the advanced Titan.

Players will have to fly into the fight with the brutal Titans, so learning how to master this device will be a way of preserving life on the battlefield.

Also, helping fellow combatants including Rescuing, Restoring, and Transforming into Titan will energize and make allies possess the power of a giant Titan. With new attacks and movements being improved, the Titans will be a tough opponent for the reconnaissance team.

In order to defeat the monstrous giants, players will have to strategize and use new skills effectively, so that they can both dodge and be able to attack the enemy.

In Titan 2, players can experience one of the new online game modes – Annihilation Mode is a 4-on-4 game, where scouts will have to compete with each other to win the top of the rankings by defeating the Titans and capturing the enemy base.

In the Story Collaboration mode, players can call for the help of friends to pass the levels and complete the fascinating storyline.

4. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Genres: Fighting, RPG
  • Modes: Single player, multiplayer 

Based on Dragon Ball Z, the game may not be perfect with the strange and slightly rough design, but Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 is still enough to meet the needs of the fans. Fast-paced combat, beautiful fighting mechanics, along with a diverse mission system are things that will draw fans to stick with the game for a long time.

Players will play a freely customized protagonist and are working for the Time Patrol organization. In this version, gamers will no longer be bound by justice and justice, but instead, you can do anything you want. Even if you like, you can follow Frieza and help him rule the universe.

5. DRAGON BALL FighterZ 

DRAGON BALL FighterZ
DRAGON BALL FighterZ 
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Genres: Fighting
  • Modes: Single player‎, ‎multiplayer

DRAGON BALL FighterZ evokes players quite a sense of familiarity, not only because of the reunion of familiar faces attached to a part of childhood, but most of the plus point is due to the graphics background of this game.

Still, with the same Cel-shading style of games adapted from other comics, Arc System Works has taken full advantage of the most advanced graphics technology from Unreal Engine to bring the performance of this game up a new level. 

Goodbye half-hearted 2.5D graphics, many people now will enjoy the on-screen frames as a true 2D hand-drawn animation, not a 3D-based game. From landscapes, characters to even the smallest details such as folds of clothes and lighting effects, these are are described as close to the original as meticulously and softly as possible.

The control mechanism of DRAGON BALL FighterZ is quite simple, with only 4 basic buttons: light, medium, strong and special attacks. Besides, the game also does not have complicated movement buttons to blow, even the cool part is quite easy compared to other fighting games.

6. Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness

Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness xbox one anime games
Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation Vita
  • Genre: Visual novel
  • Mode: Single player

Featuring a plot based on the popular anime Psycho-Pass, this system can estimate the quality of life as well as the psychological and inner state of the person, thereby assessing the likelihood of becoming a criminal and the stress level of each individual, which is called Psycho-Pass. When the Sibyl system alerts people to criminals, law enforcement executives will immediately kill them. 

Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness gives you two character choices, you can become an inspector of No. 1 crime investigation center – Nadeshiko Kugatachi, a decisive calm inspector with erased memory or Takuma Tsurugi, a hasty investigator in search of a mysterious missing childhood friend. As a justice enforcer, you will have to solve many complex cases and situations, which each option you make will affect the outcome of the game.

7. Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker

Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker
Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Genre: Fighting

Everything you can imagine about the world of Naruto is included in Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker. From the statues of the Hokage – the leaders of Konoha, carefully carved on the cliffs, to the sight of familiar characters chatting.

From the ninja training school to the ramen shop throughout the generations of readers are reproduced in detail in the game. Not only the context, all the most distinctive features that make the name of the manga series is brought into the game by the manufacturer.

From the tools of fake rings such as darts, daggers, short swords … to the beautiful costumes from the villages of Sand, Cloud, Mist … are reappeared under the trendy graphics, applying the style. Cel-Shading’s way of highlighting the game’s image.

Familiar characters also return to the game this time namely Naruto, Sasuke, Sakura, … Each character has their special Jutsu. being able to control them on missions and learn their ninjutsu after completing challenges.

Throughout the game, you will gradually unlock the storyline to learn more about biographies, stories about the characters or join them in the legendary battles in the Ninja world.

8. One Piece: Burning Blood

One Piece: Burning Blood best anime xbox one games
One Piece: Burning Blood
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation Vita
  • Genre: Fighting
  • Mode: Multiplayer, single player

One Piece: Burning Blood brings a sweet blend among Manga, Anime and Game. Thanks to One Piece’s in-depth storyline, the game’s beautiful graphics have revived fully characters’ personalities, like stepping straight out of a story.

One Piece: Burning Blood developed by Spike Chunsoft is based on the vast world of One Piece and will bring unprecedented experience to the players thanks to the fast-paced gameplay and unique elements of the same name Manga.

The game has a battle system that clearly shows the special abilities of each character. The Devil Fruits and “Haki” have also been recreated, used to unleash special attacks that deal massive damage.

9. Forgotton Anne

Forgotton Anne Trailer
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Android, Xbox One, iOS, Microsoft Windows, MacOS
  • Genres: Adventure, platform game
  • Mode: Single player

During a “cool moon” in the Forgotten Lands, a huge explosion at the central station suddenly woke the city up. Determining the explosion was caused by rebellious items, Anne was assigned by the teacher Bonku to investigate and destroy the rebels hiding.

In Forgotton Anne, the player controls a young girl named Anne, who is responsible for keeping order in the Forgotton Realm magic world. Her mission is to defend against a rebellion that can prevent her and her master, Bonku, from returning to the human world.

In addition to fancy graphics, the gameplay of the game promises to be very attractive when mixing adventure elements with the puzzle scene genre.

10. Tales of Vesperia

Tales of Vesperia
Tales of Vesperia gameplay
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows
  • Genre: RPG
  • Modes: Single player, multiplayer

Tales of Vesperia takes players to Yuri’s character and a whole dark story in the world of Terca Lumireis. This land is ruled by a monarchy that is unpopular with the people.

Every city here is protected by a Blastia barrier built on an ancient magic to prevent monsters from invading. It all begins when there’s a problem with Blastia where the main character lives. A series of events then lead to the adventure that you will experience.

Of course, graphics are still the point that makes player “looking” better in remastered versions. Everything looks sharper but doesn’t feel much different from the first release of Xbox 360.

Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition uses Cel-shaded graphics, combined with anime transitions that go well together. This combination creates a sense of uniformity in the style of graphics between the anime transitions and the game engine renderings.

11. Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae

Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae best anime game for xbox one
Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae gameplay
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Genres: Action, hack and slash

The game tells the story of Misa’s journey to exterminate the demon. A magic sword possessed by the horrid dark power of the reappeared legend, and the one who wielded it was none other than Suzuka.

The girl must try to save her friend and find ways to destroy the Magic Sword before it drains Suzuka’s last drop of blood and frees the Demon King to destroy the world.

Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae is a hack and slash game, meaning that you and the Katana and the Misa girl will go through a lot of different levels, fighting a large number of enemies. 

The game supports the Xbox 360 keyboard and controller very well, so if possible, you should consider having the best a hack and slash game experience. Misa’s combos are very beautiful and powerful and can be upgraded with SP points during gameplay.

12. Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of The Duelist

Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of The Duelist one of the best anime games for xbox one
Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of The Duelist
  • Platform: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC
  • Genres: Card game, simulation

The game gives players an extremely bulky plot, by “simulating” the plot in the full manga/anime from time to time: Yu-Gi-Oh! original, GX, 5D, ZEXAL, Arc-V and V-VRAL.

In each major chapter, players will re-experience their favorite moments while tracking each progression through the confrontation of familiar characters like Yugi Muto, Kaiba Seto, … And certainly, alternating Among the plot developments are intense card battles according to the latest rules of the TCG law.

The number of cards in the game is very large (more than 9000 cards), which is also divided into countless different types of cards like Effect, Spell, Trap, Fusion, Ritual, …Therefore, players can fully wear the “role-playing” as Yami Yugi with the deck of Dark Magician, or Kaiba Seto with the deck of Blue-Eyes White Dragon.

13. RWBY: Grimm Eclipse

RWBY: Grimm Eclipse one of the best anime game for xbox one
RWBY: Grimm Eclipse
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, Mac
  • Game genres: Action-adventure, hack and slash
  • Game modes: Single player, multiplayer

RWBY: Grimm Eclipse is a hack-and-slash action-adventure game, between 4 people based on Rooster Teeth’s worldwide famous cartoon series of the same name – RWBY. Those are intense and action-packed matches in the game RWBY: Grimm Eclipse, when you battle Grimm at familiar locations of Remnant, including new areas that have never been mentioned. 

Players will play Ruby, Weiss, Blake, and Yang on a character-based adventure, discover new storylines, new types of Grimm, and of course new enemies! Gameplay RWBY: Grimm Eclipse takes place with a fast tempo and a lively slash style like Dynasty Warriors, combined with Left 4 Dead squads to create extremely good, closely coordinated battles with missions and storylines.

14. Onigiri

Onigiri xbox one anime game
Onigiri Xbox One Anime Game
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Game genre: Action MMORPG
  • Game mode: Multiplayer

Onigiri is set in a fantasy version of ancient Japan, where humans and demons coexist. Players will play one of the people to overthrow the most feared demons, and adventure through the city as well as famous landmarks.

The control mechanism in Onigiri Online is like with many other action-oriented games with A-W-S-D buttons of a keyboard to move. Meanwhile, the character will use the mouse keys to launch attacks and skills, with the left mouse button being a basic attack and the right mouse button as a skill of choice.

Besides, players can also set up another skill system for the character based on the hot keys on the keyboard. While moving, the character will also get familiar manipulations such as jumping and rolling, sliding to dodge attacks by quickly pressing the scroll key twice.

15. Mega Man Legacy Collection 2

Mega Man Legacy Collection 2
Mega Man Legacy Collection 2
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Game genre: Action
  • Game mode: Single player

Coming to Mega Man Legacy Collection 2, besides Mega Man’s “green bomb”, you are also reunited with other characters alongside Mega Man such as Bass and Proto Man.

In addition, the game also offers Challenge remix stages with harder levels, for “hardcore” gamers who compare scores with other players on the leaderboard. For casual players, the game also supports checkpoint saving mode to reduce the difficulty of the game.

16. My Hero: One’s Justice

My Hero: One's Justice
My Hero: One’s Justice
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC
  • Genre: Fighting
  • Modes: Single player, multiplayer

My Hero: One’s Justice, a fighting game will have a new mission mode. In mission mode, players will face a variety of different scenarios and challenge competitors according to special rules for each stage.

When players battle and complete these challenges, they will be rewarded with new accessories and Hero Coins. Hero Coins is the currency in this game. They can be used to customize characters in online mode, where players can form teams of heroes and villains in order to fight against the best players from around the world.

Popular characters in the manga that appear in the game include: Izuku Midoriya, Katsuki Bakugō, All Might, Tomura Shigaraki, Ochaco Uraraka, Tenya Iida, Shōto Todoroki, Momo Yaoyorozu,…

17. Arslan: The Warriors of Legend

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend - one of the best Xbox One anime game
Arslan: The Warriors of Legend – one of the best Xbox One anime game
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Game genre: Hack and slash
  • Game modes: Single player, multiplayer

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend is a game based on the novel The Heroic Legend of Arslan that was released in 1980, and later adapted into many Manga and Anime series.

The main plot tells the legend of Arslan, the prince of Pars kingdom, forced to leave the country when the king was betrayed and defeated within his territory. Arslan and the rest will have to form an army against the overwhelming enemy forces to regain the throne and unify the country.

In addition to the unique storyline, the Arslan: The Warriors of Legend game combines tactics and action with the same gameplay as this film. Besides, the combination of cel-shading graphic style with character design as in the movie Arslan: The Warriors of Legend will help players experience the whole world in Arslan: The Warriors of Legend.

18. Phantom Breaker: Battle Ground

Phantom Breaker: Battle Ground
Phantom Breaker: Battle Ground. Image by Steam
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch
  • Game genre: Beat ’em up
  • Game modes: Single player, multiplayer

Phantom Breaker: Battle Ground is a side-scrolling game in the traditional beat’em up style. Because it is a spin-off version of the Phantom Breaker series.

In particular, the game gives you four characters: Mikoto, Waka, Itsuki, and Yuzuha. Each person possesses a unique set of skills and through battles, they will level up through which will open up new, more useful skills as well as increasing the stat of blood, damage…

Apart from playing the remarkable story, the game also offers players two modes “Arcade Mode” – this is a place that challenges your ability to control the enemies much larger and “Battleground Mode” – you will fight with 3 other players to see who is the final winner.

The game also brings a collaborative mode that supports up to 4 players at once, allowing players and friends to experience exciting battles together.

19. RemiLore

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RemiLore
  • Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PS4, PC, Xbox One
  • Genre: Action-adventure
  • Mode: Multiplayer

RemiLore is an isometric action game, combined with Rogue-like elements. A game screen in the game will be structured by many rooms and paths – they are designed in a random sequence with each replay, to ensure the player is not bored when having to go back and forth a place.

The biggest highlight of RemiLore lies in the extremely slick and dramatic gameplay. With two attack buttons X and A (Nintendo Switch), the player can make endless combos of intense moves, and the good thing is that the order of pressing is not so important to remember and think about what to do. Once being sunk in it, the player can also press B to surf a short distance in the direction indicated.

20. One Piece: World Seeker

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One Piece: World Seeker
  • Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows
  • Genre: Action-adventure
  • Mode: Single player

The story of One Piece: World Seeker revolves around Luffy’s journey on Prison Island, where there are two powerful opposing forces: The Navy and the Opposition. Pro-Navy was the follower and supporter of the Navy when Isaac reformed and modernized the island, becoming more “machined”, creating more jobs for the people, in return for building more prisons and naval fortresses. 

After the Straw Hats Crew were tricked into Isaac’s Sky Prison, with their abilities, each member was able to escape safely but fell indefinitely to Hell. Rescued and helped by Jeanne, Luffy brings together the Straw Hat Pirates and learns of the island’s stories and the harsh relationship between Jeanne and Isaac. In addition, the important characters are perfectly reproduced through lines, gestures along with the impressive voiceover.

Summary: the final list of 20 top anime games on Xbox One:

  1. NieR: Automata
  2. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
  3. Attack On Titan 2
  4. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2
  5. DRAGON BALL FighterZ
  6. Psycho-Pass: Mandatory Happiness
  7. Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker
  8. One Piece: Burning Blood
  9. Forgotton Anne
  10. Tales of Vesperia
  11. Mitsurugi Kamui Hikae
  12. Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of The Duelist
  13. RWBY: Grimm Eclipse
  14. Onigiri
  15. Mega Man Legacy Collection 2
  16. My Hero: One’s Justice
  17. Arslan: The Warriors of Legend
  18. Phantom Breaker: Battle Ground
  19. RemiLore
  20. One Piece: World Seeker

And we have made for you a list of top 20 best anime games for Xbox One. Do you agree with us? And which game do you love in the list above or another games? Tell us