Mob Psycho 100, a prominent anime of 2016 loved by fans all over, is an anime about a middle school boy who is trying to cope with his everyday life as an esper. Kageyama Shigeo is your average middle school student, yet the only difference between him and his classmates is that he has psychic powers. Kageyama tends to not use his powers because it would cause too much of a commotion.
As an employee of his mentor, the supposedly great psychic powers user, Kageyama and his mentor take on jobs dealing with evil spirits and other various jobs their clients bring to them. Unfortunately, he is sought after by secret organizations, and other powerful espers that seem to be attracted by the amazing power he is capable of. Now, Kageyama must overcome all these obstacles in his path to lead a simple, normal life as a middle school student.
Anime Like Mob Psycho 100 (12 BEST Recommendations!)
1. Sakamoto Desu Ga? (Haven’t You Heard? I’m Sakamoto)
Synopsis/Plot Summary: Our extremely, handsome and intelligent Sakamoto debuts on his first day of high school and already has girls fawning over him and guys hating, becoming envious of his swagger. It doesn’t seem Sakamoto has any sort of weaknesses whatsoever, that is, only until his peers and others try to make him stumble in his tracks. Will Sakamoto become consumed by the vile desires of his peers or will he overcome them and show them there’s more to him than meets the eye? Both protagonists are extremely talented, and able to get through the most dire of situations. If you enjoyed the incredibly epic and comedic hi jinks of Mob Psycho 100, then Sakamoto Desu Ga?, is the anime you have been searching for.
2. One Punch Man
Synopsis/Plot Summary: Saitama is just your ordinary man who is a hero for fun. From Saitama’s god-like strength, to his calm demeanor, made Genos, a cyborg, interested in joining Saitama, and aspires to be a worthy disciple. The story follows Saitama and Genos, as they join the Hero Association, an idea proposed by Genos, so that Saitama can become a more well-known superhero. Along the way, we meet other heroes who protect the peace within the Hero Association. Will our hero become as popular as he wants and will he be able to get back his excitement of fighting by finding more strong opponents? Both masterpieces were created by the same individual, and maintain the humorous and action-packed scenes you are familiar with. Protagonists with the same personality that wholeheartedly encourages their allies, while humoring their foes, the interesting universes that are supposedly connected, and while trying to predict what’s going to happen next, One Punch Man will keep your eyes glued to your screen.