Series about sword battles

Series about sword battles
List of the best sword fighting TV series selected by visitors to our site: Rise of Empires: Ottoman, Black Clover, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, Crossing Swords, Sword Art Online, The Rising of The Shield Hero, Katanagatari, Gabriel DropOut, Higehiro: After Being Rejected, I Shaved and Took in a High School Runaway, Soni-Ani: Super Sonico The Animation.

In the top there are new series of 2022, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, documentary, military, history
PlotWar, Sword Battles
PlaceTurkey, Roman Empire
StyleBased on real events

Ottoman Sultan Mehmed II wages an epic campaign to take the Byzantine capital of Constantinople and shapes the course of history for centuries.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:15
CharactersTeenagers, Wizards, Orphans, Magic Items
PlotMagic, Adventures, Sword Battles
PlaceSchool of Magic
StyleSpectacular, By manga

Asta and Yuno are two orphans who want the same thing: to become the Wizard King. Locked in a friendly rivalry, they work hard towards their goal. While Yuno excels at magic, Asta has a problem uncommon in this world: he has no powers! But, on the day they receive their grimoires, they surprise everyone. To reach their goal, they’ll each find their own path to greatness—with or without magic.

Markimdb: 8.7
Genreaction, fantasy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:37
CharactersDemons, Heroes
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Death, Travel, Adventures
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, By manga

It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon herself. Though devastated by this grim reality, Tanjiro resolves to become a “demon slayer” so that he can turn his sister back into a human, and kill the demon that massacred his family.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantasy, comedy, cartoon
CountryUSA
CharactersKnights
PlotAdventures

Goodhearted hero wannabe Patrick lands his dream job as a squire, only to learn the royal castle is a corrupt hornet’s nest of horny monarchs, crooks and charlatans. War, murder, full frontal nudity—who knew brightly colored peg people led such exciting lives?

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration10:25
CharactersMonsters, Heroes, Warriors
PlotSurvival, Death, Adventures, Virtual Reality
PlaceJapan
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, Touching

The players of a virtual reality MMORPG, Sword Art Online, are trapped and fighting for their very lives. After it is announced that the only way to leave the game is by beating it, Kirito—a very powerful swordsman—and his friends take on a quest to free all the minds trapped in Aincrad.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:30
CharactersTeenagers, Dragons, Military, Heroes, Losers
PlotRevenge, Survival, Magic, Computer games, Death
PlaceParallel worlds, Japan
StyleSpectacular, Action, Fascinating

Iwatani Naofumi was summoned into a parallel world along with 3 other people to become the world's Heroes. Each of the heroes respectively equipped with their own legendary equipment when summoned, Naofumi received the Legendary Shield as his weapon. Due to Naofumi's lack of charisma and experience he's labeled as the weakest, only to end up betrayed, falsely accused, and robbed by on the third day of adventure. Shunned by everyone from the king to peasants, Naofumi's thoughts were filled with nothing but vengeance and hatred. Thus, his destiny in a parallel World begins...

Markimdb: 7.8
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration10:00
CharactersSamurai, Ninja
PlotMartial Arts, Travel
StyleSpectacular, Easy, Fascinating

The historical epic centers on Shichika Yasuri, the seventh generational head of the Kyotō-ryū school of martial arts in medieval Japan. He and his older sister Nanami live on an isolated island, until a military advisor named Togame tells him of the final 12 swords forged by a legendary swordsmith. At Togame's bidding, Shichika embarks on a journey to find all 12 of the swords.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:23
CharactersTeenagers, Angels, Demons, Dogs
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleEasy, Fascinating, By manga

Gabriel White graduated at the top of the class at angel school and attends a human school on earth in pursuit of knowledge, but then gets engrossed in an MMO and decides it's too much trouble to go anywhere. Based on the manga by Ukami.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
PlotLove, Relationship, Everyday life
PlaceJapan

On his way home from drinking his sorrows away after being rejected by his crush, 26 year old salaryman Yoshida finds a high school girl named Sayu sitting on the side of the road and ends up letting her stay at his place overnight. Not having the heart to put the runaway out on the streets, Yoshida allows her to stay at his place... And so began the awkward, irritable, and slightly heartwarming relationship between a runaway high school girl and a salaryman living together.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration00:25
CharactersTeenagers, Musicians, Models, Guitarists
PlotMusic group
PlaceConcerts
StyleWomen in the lead roles

"Super Sonico" debuted as Nitro+'s live mascot girl, and her world will be brought to life in the anime, "SoniAni - SUPER SONICO THE ANIMATION -"!

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, cartoon, detective, anime
CountryJapan, USA
PlotSupernatural, Travel, Adventures
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, By manga

With a maintenance robot and a deadly fugitive tagging along, friendship droid S.A.M searches for its best friend, the heir to a kingdom under siege.

Markimdb: 8.3
Genrefantasy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
PlotAdventures
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleRomantic, Fascinating, By manga

34-year-old virgin loser is kicked out of his home by his family and realized that his life is completely over. As he regrets wasting his life, a truck runs him over and he died. When he wakes up... He’s in a world of sword and sorcery! Reborn as a baby named Rudeus, he decides that this time, he’ll live a life he won’t regret!

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, fantasy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersWitches, Dragons, Wizards
StyleBy manga

Historically 72% of all the deaths in London are related to dragons, fantastical beings invisible to the majority of the people.While unknown to most, some people have been standing up to these dragons.Only inhabitants of Reverse London who live in the hidden “reverse” side of London can see the dragons. Even then, only a selected few become qualified enough as witches or wizards to make direct contact with them.The protagonists of the story are witch duo Noel Niihashi and Ninny Spangcole. They are protection agents for Wing Bind (WB), an organization for dragon conservation and management. Their mission is to protect and manage the dragons within London on behalf of the people.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersTeenagers, Shamans, Samurai, Heroes, Friends
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Death, Adventures
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular, Action, Fascinating, By manga

The Shaman King is the one who can contact the king of spirits and reshape the world. Every 500 years, shamans, who can commune between the worlds of the living and dead, compete in the Shaman Fight to become the next Shaman King.Among those aiming for the top is a young shaman named Yoh Asakura.

Markimdb: 7
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration00:57
CharactersTeenagers, Teens, Demons, Friends, Monsters
PlotLove, Adventure, Supernatural, Magic, Mystery
PlaceSchool, Parallel worlds
StyleSpectacular, Easy, Action, Fascinating

Seventeen-year-old Hajime Nagumo is your average, everyday otaku. However, his simple life of pulling all-nighters and sleeping in school is suddenly turned upside down when he, along with the rest of his class, is summoned to a fantasy world! They're treated like heroes and tasked with the duty of saving the human race from utter extinction. But what should have been any otaku's wet dream quickly turns into Hajime's nightmare. While the rest of his class are blessed with godlike powers, Hajime's job, Synergist, only has a single transmutation skill. Ridiculed and bullied by his classmates for being weak, he soon finds himself in despair. Will he be able to survive in this dangerous world of monsters and demons with only a glorified blacksmith's level of strength?

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, action, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersTeenagers
PlotSurvival, Travel, Adventures
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, Action, Fascinating, By manga

In the year 2063, eight high school students and a kid are flown out to Planet Camp, tasked with surviving on their own for a few days. But shortly after arriving, an ominous glowing orb warps them to an unknown quadrant of space, nearly 5,012 light years away. Now, the only way back home is a slow, dangerous trek across the universe—a journey that’ll test them in ways Planet Camp never could.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, cartoon, detective, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersStudents, Pupils
PlotSurvival, Superpowers, Survival Games, Computer games
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular, Dynamic, By manga

Sudou Kaname, an ordinary high school student, receives an invitation email to try a mysterious app called "Darwin's Game." Kaname, upon launching the app, is drawn into a game where players fight one another using superpowers called Sigils. Without knowing the reason for all this, can Kaname survive furious battles against the powerful players who attack him?

Markimdb: 8.1
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan, Taiwan
Duration10:00
CharactersDragons
PlotSurvival, Politics
PlaceCourt
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

The legend of the Four Dragons and the origin of the land has been passed down for generations in the land of Kouka. Currently, Hiryuu Palace has no one else next in line for the throne other than the fifteen year old princess, Yona, who had been raised with care. Finally, the night of her sixteenth birthday arrives. She expects it to be a wonderful day spent with her peace-loving father, Il, her servant and friend Hak, and her cousin Soo-won, who she had feelings for... However... That night, Yona goes to visit her father to tell him how she really feels, because he opposes to her getting married to Soo-won. However, when she gets to her room, she encounters a shocking truth. The destinies of Yona and the Four Dragons entwine in this period drama fantasy romance!

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:42
CharactersGods, Maids
PlotSupernatural, Adventures, Fate
PlaceOffice, Japan
StyleEasy

Nakano is an employee of an exploitative "black" company, who meets a divine fox spirit named Senko. While she looks like a young girl, Senko is in fact 800 years old. She offers to spoil Nakano as much as possible, and begins looking after him.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, fantasy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersDemons
PlotAdventures, Religion
StyleSpectacular, Easy

Akira Oono is an ordinary working adult who manages the MMORPG Infinity Game. Fifteen years after creating the game, Oono decides to shut the servers down once and for all. However, as the clock strikes midnight, he somehow finds himself in the body of middle-aged Hakuto Kunai, Infinity Game's Demon Lord!Soon after his mysterious transportation, he witnesses the demon Greole chasing after a little girl named Aku. Although he effortlessly dispatches the creature, Hakuto is still concerned; after all, he does not remember creating the girl or the demon! Doubting whether he truly is in the world of his creation, Hakuto decides to investigate. Bringing Aku along as his guide and companion, Hakuto sets out on a journey to find out exactly who or what summoned him to this fantasy world—all while leaving chaos and destruction in his wake.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, fantasy, drama, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration01:30
PlotWar
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Fascinating

The theft of the Greater Grail from Fuyuki City leads to a splintered timeline in which the Great Holy Grail War is waged on an unprecedented scale.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
PlotSupernatural, Adventures
PlaceJapan
StyleSpectacular

As regular high school students Taichi and Rin disappeared in a beam of light. When they came to, the two of them were already in a world of swords and magic. Finally getting away after experiencing an attack by monsters, following the suggestion of adventurers they headed on the path towards the guild. In the guild, the two of them found out that they possessed unbelievably powerful magic. Thus the regular high school students transformed into the strongest cheats...

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, cartoon, crime, detective, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersSerial killers, Detectives
PlotInvestigation
PlaceJapan

Sakaido is a genius detective who can track down any criminal. But when his daughter is murdered, revenge lands him on the other side of the law. Now in prison, he helps the police solve mysteries using a system that invades a person’s identity. Little by little, a trail of blood forms, and it all leads back to his daughter’s murderer.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountrySpain
CharactersCriminals
PlotMystery, Intrigue
TimeDark ones
StyleAction, By books, Fascinating

An accidental killing leads a man down a dark hole of intrigue and murder. Just as he finds love and freedom, one phone call brings back the nightmare.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSchool
StyleRomantic

The famous "Seven Wonders" that every school seems to have are a staple of Japanese urban legends. One of the most well-known of these tales is that of Hanako-san: the ghost of a young girl who haunts the school's bathrooms.Kamome Academy has its own version of Hanako-san's legend. Rumors claim that if one successfully manages to summon Hanako-san, she will grant her summoner any wish. Lured by the gossip, many people have tried to call upon her, yet every attempt has failed. However, when Nene Yashiro, a girl hoping for romantic fortune, dares to summon Hanako-san, she discovers that the rumored "girl" is actually a boy!After a series of unfortunate events involving Nene's romantic desires, she is unwillingly entangled in the world of the supernatural, becoming Hanako-kun's assistant. Soon, she finds out about Hanako-kun's lesser-known duty: maintaining the fragile balance between mortals and apparitions.

Markimdb: 8
Genreaction, fantasy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration00:25
CharactersDragons, Heroes, Wizards
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural
StyleSpectacular, Easy, Action

Lucy is a 17-year-old girl, who wants to be a full-fledged mage. One day when visiting Harujion Town, she meets Natsu, a young man who gets sick easily by any type of transportation. But Natsu isn't just any ordinary kid, he's a member of one of the world's most infamous mage guilds: Fairy Tail.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
Duration02:11
CharactersDemons, Heroes, Wizards, Partners
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Travel, Adventures
StyleSpectacular, Action, Fascinating, By manga

On a continent ruled by chaos, the Lords have the power of a holy seal that can calm the chaos and protect the people. However, before anyone realizes it, the rulers cast aside their creed of purifying the chaos, and instead start to fight each other for each other's holy seals to gain dominion over one another. Siluca, an isolated mage who scorns the Lords for abandoning their creed, and a wandering knight named Theo, who is on a journey to train to one day liberate his hometown, make an everlasting oath to work together to reform this continent dominated by wars and chaos.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantasy, comedy, cartoon, anime
CountryJapan
CharactersGods, Students
StyleRomantic, By manga

At the end of the last summer vacation of high school, Youta Narukami spends his days preparing for the university entrance exams, when a young girl named Hina suddenly appears, proclaiming herself as the "god of omniscience." Youta is confused and does not believe Hina when she tells him "The world will end in 30 days." After witnessing Hina’s God-like predictive ability, Youta begins to believe her powers are real. Hina, who is innocent and childlike despite her supernatural powers, decides for some reason to stay at Youta’s home. Thus begins the start of their lively summer before the end of the world.





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