Anime Like Masamune-kun no Revenge (6 Similar Recommendations)
Based on the manga by the same name, Masamune-kun’s Revenge (政宗くんのリベンジ) is a school rom-com anime about Masamune Makabe getting even with Aki Adagaki, a girl who used to make fun of his weight in the past, however, there’s an interesting twist. Will Adagaki get what she deserves, or will Masamune grow closer to her than expected?
The following anime have similar themes that easily make them eligible to be in the running for anime like Masamune-kun no Revenge. If you enjoyed the themes in Masamune-kun’s Revenge you’ll probably love these as well. 🙂
1. Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Comedy wa Machigatteiru (My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU)
Synopsis: Our main character Hachiman Hikigaya is a pretty jaded nihilist with a semi-narcissistic personality. As a part of a punishment for a mocking essay he writes, Hikigaya’s teacher forces him to join the Service Club, where he meets the only other member, a gorgeous but cold girl named Yukino Yukinoshita. Being in the club is anything but Hikigaya’s ideal way of spending his free time, however, he eventually finds himself on the forefront of other people’s problems. As both Yukinoshita and Hikigaya use their heads to solve students’ pressing issues, will his jaded view of the world and her cold personality prove to hinder them, or will it become a tool they can both use to push forward? Watch these two discover more about themselves and each other in this highly acclaimed rom-com. Both shows are set in a very familiar school atmosphere with the main character displaying similar tendencies to that of Masamune in addition to a similar female lead.
2. Nisekoi (Nisekoi: False Love)
Synopsis: Looking anything but, Raku Ichijou is a first-year high school student and the only heir to an intimidating Yakuza family. Ten years ago he made a vow to a childhood friend promising her that they would get married some day. Years later Raku is nothing more than a regular teenager and aside from not wanting to be involved with his family roots, he spends his school days alongside his middle school crush. However, things are thrown out of whack when an invading gang appears on Raku’s family turf. The situation gets even hairier when in order to quell the conflict he has to pretend to be in a relationship with Chitoge Kirisaki — the daughter of the opposing gang’s chief — and if that weren’t bad enough, they totally end up hating each other. As we see the daily antics of this odd couple unfold, more girls find themselves coming into Raku’s life, every one of them involved with his past in some way. His search for the girl who he made the promise to all those years ago is sure to lead him in quite the unexpected direction. Both anime are a classic school romantic comedy with incredible art direction in addition to gorgeous tsundere female leads.