Check out our selection of the best anime games on Steam.
Steam is one of the best places to find PC games online. It can be overwhelming to look at all the games, especially if you want to look at a certain area or theme. It can be hard to keep track of all the games, both big-name and smaller ones, and you might miss some great ones.
When it comes to anime games, Steam has a lot of options for you to choose from. Even if someone suggests games to you, not all of them will be hits or what you’re looking for, so why not start with some of the best-selling and highest-rated games or free-to-play games?
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
Everyone has definitely heard of Naruto by now, and if you haven’t, you should probably check it out to see what all the fuss is about. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 is part of the popular Storm series, which is based on the manga and anime. It shows the end of the war between the Shinobi and the Akatsuki.
The main characters of this game, Naruto Uzumaki and Sasuke Uchiha, fight against the bad group during the Fourth Shinobi World War. As you go through the main story, you’ll meet a lot of people and see a lot of action, like boss fights, special skills, and beautiful graphics.
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot
If you want a game with big fights and a lot of backstory, including stories you’ve never seen before, you might want to play Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot. Fans of Dragon Ball Z have seen many amazing things, and you can watch them again.
There are a lot of great battles between the Z Warriors and enemies like Frieza and Cell in this game. You can level up your skills while training with well-known figures like Goku and Vegeta. This open-world game has a lot to do because it follows the anime’s story and lets players explore, train, and even do side quests while dealing with a lot of DBZ characters.
Persona 4 Golden
The games and stories in the Persona series are very famous. Persona 4 Golden keeps up with the RPG’s entertaining and mystery storylines. At the start of the game, the main character moves to a small town and starts looking into a string of killings.
When you go to school and do things connected to school, you will meet people and make friends who will help you on your way. By making Social Links, or ties, with certain people, you can call up stronger personas. Everything about this play is very interesting, from the different world inside TVs that has tunnels to the turn-based fights and characters.
Final Fantasy 14
Final Fantasy could be one of the most popular games Square Enix has ever made. In this online MMORPG, players can look around the world of Hydaelyn and communicate with their surroundings. The first thing players do in Final Fantasy 14 is make a character. This character has a race, gender, and class.
Like most MMORPGs, players level up their characters and classes by getting experience points from finishing main story missions, side quests, exploring dungeons, or killing monsters. There are many things to do, including PvP and PvE activities like hunts and in-game events. Like all Final Fantasy games, there is also a lot of history to learn about in the game.
Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy
Visual novel games aren’t for everyone, but the Ace Attorney games are definitely worth checking out. The unique stories of lawyers fighting for their clients in court made these games a big hit.
The Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy has the first three games, which have a total of 14 episodes. As you talk to clients and witnesses and look for proof for your case, these games make you feel like an investigator or lawyer. You will also get to hear people’s stories and use facts to figure out who is lying and who is telling the truth.
Monster Hunter Rise
Looking for a challenge with action, RPG elements, and dangerous animals? Then Monster Hunter Rise is the only game you need. This game is part of the popular Monster Hunter series and has great graphics, new and old foes, and a lot of action. In this game, your job is to keep monsters from getting into a town.
You can choose from 14 tools that let you fight up close or from far away. A lot of the monsters you’ll face will keep you on your toes and force you to make quick choices. After killing monsters, you can make better weapons and gear or improve what you already have. You can play the game by yourself or with friends, and you can hunt monsters of any level as much as you want.
Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc
Danganronpa is one of many games with interesting and unique ideas for how they work. In Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc, you get stuck in a school and meet a murderous bear who will let you go if you do one thing for him: kill him.
In this game, though, you can’t just kill another kid; you have to get away with it. As you play Spacebar Clicker, you’ll find out that a bear named Monokuma has turned the students against each other. It’s up to you to figure out who killed whom while playing out a trial in front of Monokuma and the other students. There is a lot to look at and tasks to solve, all of which give hints about who killed the person.
Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel
Yu-Gi-Oh is a well-known and famous card game that took the world by storm in the 2000s thanks to its anime. Since then, the game has changed from a real game to a digital world where duelists from all over the world can fight each other.
You can play Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel in regular games or events, each with its own rules and skill levels. Fans both old and new can learn about the history and powers of all the cards in the game by putting together the best deck they can. There are more than 10,000 cards to choose from, and you can win or open virtual packs to get them. There is also a “solo” mode for people who want to learn more about how the TCG works.
People like to play games that take place in a dark future. NieR:Automata doesn’t just have a bleak setting; it also has beautiful, action-packed gameplay. You can play as one of three androids who want to take their world back from machines. People may be familiar with the well-known character 2B, who is one of the three main characters, along with 9S and A2.
The game has parts of an RPG, like levels, skills, and different ways to fight, so you can choose weapons that fit your play style. In addition to the main plot, the map is also an open world where you can do many side quests. The game is full of action, and both new and experienced players can learn a lot of different moves and combos to use against the many enemies and bosses.
Doki Doki Literature Club!
Doki Doki Literature Club looks at first like a game about cute cartoon girls, but as the story goes on, there is a big surprise. When you play this visual novel, you can see that there are a lot of things to learn about the four club members. Everything seems safe at first, but be warned that things take a dark and dramatic turn.
The first part of the game feels like a romance visual novel, but then it goes into psychological horror. It was a hit and gained a cult following because of the unique way it mixed anime, horror, and drama. The game might not be for everyone, especially those who are uncomfortable with sensitive subjects like depression, suicide, self-harm, and graphic images.