Get ready to swoon, anime lovers! 2023 is shaping up to be a year filled with romance and heart-fluttering moments in some of the most highly-anticipated anime films.
From classic love stories to new, exciting tales of passion, these top 10 romantic anime movies of 2023 are sure to have you reaching for the tissues.
#1 Violet Evergarden (2018)
IMDb Ratings: 8.4
Violet Evergarden is a must-watch for anyone looking for a heart-wrenching love story. Follow the journey of Violet as she learns the true meaning of love and friendship.
#2 Your Name. (2016)
IMDb Ratings: 8.4
The movie is a stunningly beautiful film that tells the tale of two young people who find themselves mysteriously connected. It’s a love story that will have you on the edge of your seat.
#3 Horimiya (I) (2021)
IMDb Ratings: 8.1
It is a romantic comedy that will have you laughing and crying all at once. A fresh take on high school romance that will make you fall in love with the characters.
#4 I Want to Eat Your Pancreas (2018)
IMDb Ratings: 8.0
Released in 2018, I Want to Eat Your Pancreas is a heart-wrenching film that tells the story of a young girl’s last days and the impact she has on a boy’s life. This movie will make you appreciate the preciousness of life and love.
#5 Whisper of the Heart (1995)
IMDb Ratings: 7.9
This classic love story has stood the test of time. It’s a story about young love, chasing your dreams and the power of storytelling.
#6 The Wind Rises (2013)
IMDb Ratings: 7.7
The Wind Rises is a beautiful film that tells the story of a young man’s dream to build airplanes and his romance with a young woman. It’s a film that will inspire you to chase your own dreams.
#7 Weathering with You (2019)
IMDb Ratings: 7.5
The 2019 released film is a heart-warming tale of two young people who find love in the most unexpected of circumstances. It’s a film that will make you believe in the power of love.
#8 Darling in the Franxx (2018)
IMDb Ratings: 7.4
The anime, released in 2018, is a story of two young pilots who find love and acceptance in the midst of a war. It’s a story of survival, sacrifice and love that will leave you breathless.
#9 Highschool of the Dead (2010)
IMDb Ratings: 7.2
The film is a thrilling and romantic anime that takes place in the midst of a zombie outbreak. It’s a story of survival and love that will keep you on the edge of your seat.
10 The Cat Returns (2002)
IMDb Ratings: 7.1
The Cat Returns from 2002 is a charming and heart-warming film about a girl who saves a cat and her journey to find true love. It’s a film that will make you believe in the power of kindness.
Whether you’re looking for a heart-wrenching drama, a light-hearted comedy, or a thrilling romance, these top 10 romantic anime movies are perfect for Valentine’s Day.
So grab your loved one and get ready for a cinematic experience that will leave you feeling all the feels.