Movies and TV shows like Hunter x Hunter

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Hunter x Hunter (2011)
 8.7
 33K
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
Original name: ハンターxハンター
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Gon Freecss one day discovers that the father he had always been told was dead was alive and well. His Father, Ging, is a Hunter—a member of society's elite with a license to go anywhere or do almost anything. Gon, determined to follow in his father's footsteps, decides to take the Hunter Examination and eventually find his father to prove himself as a Hunter in his own right. But on the way, he learns that there is more to becoming a Hunter than previously thought, and the challenges that he must face are considered the toughest in the world.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, psychological, thought provoking, compassionate
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, young heroes, team, danger, imaginary, mission, fight, training, violence, martial arts, family, parents and children, life is a bitch, murder, twists & turns, journey, treasure, youth, treasure hunt, ambition, search, ambitious, adventurer ...

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Most similar movies to Hunter x Hunter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about adventure, escapades, heroes, imaginary, friendship, friends and rivalry mostly in Animation, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Hunter x Hunter: No Game, No Life (2014), Shaman King (2001), Naruto (2002), Samurai Champloo (2004), Magi (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
No Game, No Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 288 min.
Story: Genius gamer siblings (plus being NEET & hikikomori) Sora and Shiro are known as the undefeatable “__” (blank). Their talents and skills are so good they are considered as urban legend. One day, a young boy named Tet appears before them, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, fate of humanity, youth, save the world, cyberspace, contests and competitions, adventure, imaginary, computers and web, rivalry, heroes, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.1
 4K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Asakura Yoh is a shaman, a person who communicates with ghosts. He enters the Shaman Fight, for whoever wins the tournament gets to commune with the Great Spirit, God . . . that and his fiance Anna wants to be the wife of the Shaman King. Helping ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: master warrior, ghost, contests and competitions, supernatural ability, friendship, samurai, good versus evil, youth, ambition, supernatural, shaman, championship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 8.3
 55K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, friends, good versus evil, training, warrior, young heroes, danger, heroes, supernatural ability, village, adventure, master warrior ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Samurai Champloo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Mugen is a ferocious, animalistic warrior with a fighting style inspired by break-dancing. Jin is a ronin samurai who wanders the countryside alone. They may not be friends, but their paths continually cross. And when ditzy waitress Fuu gets ...
Style: exciting, thought provoking, atmospheric, captivating, ethnic humor ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, martial arts, friendship, obsessive quest, danger, on the road, master warrior, pride and honor, search for father, hip hop, road trip ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.9
 2K
Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: This story is about the flow of fate and the battle to keep the world on the right path. Aladdin is a boy who has set out to explore the world after being trapped in a room for most of his life. His best friend is a flute with a djinn in it named ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, imaginary, supernatural, friendship, rivalry, good versus evil, danger, youth, young heroes, hopes, destiny ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Bakugan Battle Brawlers is a Japanese action adventure anime television series produced by TMS Entertainment and Japan Vistec under the direction of Mitsuo Hashimoto. The story centers on the lives of creatures called Bakugan and the battle brawlers ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, rivalry, battles, escapades, young heroes, heroes, friendship, youth, danger, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 8.5
 40K
Dragon Ball (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Long ago in the mountains, a fighting master known as Gohan discovered a strange boy whom he named Goku. Gohan raised him and trained Goku in martial arts until he died. The young and very strong boy was on his own, but easily managed. Then one day, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, captivating
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, desire, training, escapades, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, good versus evil, contests and competitions, journey, championship, warrior ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Naruto Shippuden (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Naruto Shippuuden is the continuation of the original animated TV series Naruto.The story revolves around an older and slightly more matured Uzumaki Naruto and his quest to save his friend Uchiha Sasuke from the grips of the snake-like Shinobi, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, master warrior, villain, friendship, team, young heroes, mission, good versus evil, heroes, ninja, training, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 8.6
 55K
One Piece (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Years ago, the fearsome pirate king Gol D. Roger was executed, leaving a huge pile of treasure and the famous "One Piece" behind. Whoever claims the "One Piece" will be named the new pirate king. Monkey D. Luffy, a boy who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: pirate, ship, doctor, mechanic, treasure, friendship, imaginary, heroes, journey, power struggle, gold, helicopter ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Persona 4 The Animation (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Persona 4: The Animation is a television anime series produced by AIC ASTA and directed by Seiji Kishi, based on the Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4 video game by Atlus. The story revolves around the protagonist, Yu Narukami, who acquires a mysterious ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, supernatural ability, heroes, supernatural, countryside, cards, parallel world, friends, danger, youth, high school, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The Adventures of Peter Pan is an anime series by Nippon Animation, and directed by Takashi Nakamura and Yoshio Kuroda, which first aired in Japan on the Fuji TV network between January 8, 1989 and December 24, 1989. It is an adaptation of the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, imaginary, adventure, friends, friendship, island, youth, pirate, escapades, imaginary kingdom, mermaid, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dragons: Riders of Berk (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: DreamWorks Dragons is an American computer-animated television series airing on Cartoon Network based on the 2010 film How to Train Your Dragon. The series serves as a bridge between the first film and its 2014 sequel. Riders of Berk follows Hiccup ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary, adventure, animal training, friends, family, island, young heroes, training, vikings, imaginary kingdom, challenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 89
Pretty Cure (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Pretty Cure, known in Japan as Futari wa Pretty Cure, is a Japanese magical girl anime series produced by Toei Animation and broadcast across Japan by Animax, TV Asahi and Asahi Broadcasting Corporation. It is the first series in the Pretty Cure ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: save the world, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, escapades, rivalry, youth, danger, friends, heroes, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Niko and the Sword of Light (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Niko, the last of his kind in a strange world, embarks on an epic quest to bring light back to his land. Armed with his magic sword, Niko journeys to the Cursed Volcano, making new friends and powerful foes while uncovering secrets ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, danger, friends, supernatural, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Rejoin Goku and his friends in a series of cosmic battles! Toei has redubbed, recut, and cleaned up the animation of the original 1989 animated series. The show's story arc has been refined to better follow the comic book series on which it is ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, villain, master warrior, magical, space and aliens, allies, earth, friends, young kid, warrior, buddies ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 33K
Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Plot: friendship, rivalry, heroes, adventure, contests and competitions, team, battles, villain, childhood, danger, teenage boy, pokemon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 27K
Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Join Ash Ketchum, accompanied by his partner Pikachu, as he travels through many regions, meets new friends and faces new challenges on his quest to become a Pokémon Master.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, friendship, theft, childhood, pokemon, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, animal life, good versus evil, coach, youth, friends ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jake and the Never Land Pirates (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
Story: A crew of kid pirates - leader Jake and pals Izzy and Cubby - and their Never Land adventures as they work to outwit two infamous characters, the one and only Captain Hook and Smee.
Style: semi serious, entertaining, captivating, tense, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate, adventurer, good versus evil, friends, children, rivalry, friendship, heroes, youth, escapades, young heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
MÄR: Märchen Awakens Romance (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Ginta Tiramizu is an average school student but keeps on having weird dreams about an amazing land. One day, something strange happens and Ginta appears in his fantasy. Together with Ginta's friends on the way, he will be able to fight an evil ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: space wars, young heroes, odd, androids and robots, master villain, figment, heroic mission, superhuman powers, deadly weapon, imaginary kingdom, escapades, anti heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Fanboy and Chum Chum (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Fanboy & Chum Chum is an American CGI animated television series created by Eric Robles for Nickelodeon. It is based on Fanboy, an animated short created by Robles for Nickelodeon and Frederator Studios, which was broadcast August 14, 2008 on ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, mischievous children, escapades, good versus evil, misfit, rivalry, goofy hero, young heroes, family, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 23K
Teen Titans (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teen Titans is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics characters of the same name, primarily the run of stories by Marv Wolfman and George Pérez in the early-1980s The New Teen Titans comic book series. The show was created ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, touching
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, teenage love, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, teenage life, villain, heroic mission, heroes, supernatural, secret identity, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.5
 46K
Dragon Ball (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Follows the adventures of an extraordinarily strong young boy named Goku as he searches for the seven dragon balls. These balls, when combined, can grant the owner any one wish he desires. Along the way he makes many new friends, and enemies, and he ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, monster, warrior, martial arts, struggle, enemy, fate of humanity, young heroes, master warrior, grandparent and grandchild, magical, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: "Rimuru Tempest" is the new name of a slime in a fantasy world taken by a former 37-year-old human Satou Mikami after he is killed by a passing robber. Broken free from ordinary, stale past life, his fresh adventure in a fantasy world as a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, humorous, sincere
Plot: slime, escapades, vengeance, danger, murder, death, reincarnation, fantasy world, crimes, adventure, heroes, dishonesty ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
Digimon: Digital Monsters (1999)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Digimon(デジモン Dejimon, branded as Digimon: Digital Monsters), short for "Digital Monsters"(デジタルモンスター Dejitaru Monsutā), is a Japanese media franchise encompassing digital toys, anime, manga, video games and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, friends, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, monster, destruction, danger, escapades, rescue, save the world ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Penn Zero is not your average kid - every day he's zapped into another dimension with his friends to save the world.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, outer space, heroes, friendship, danger, youth, space travel, space and aliens, save the day, heroic mission, young heroes, distant planet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 738
Slugterra (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Following his father's death, 15-year-old Eli Shane embraces his destiny to follow in his dad's footsteps to a secret, subterranean world called Slugterra where he is determined to be the greatest Slugslinging hero of them all!
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: youth, danger, good versus evil, super weapon, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, escapades, animal training, master villain, ambition, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Magical⛦Shopping Arcade Abenobashi is a Japanese anime television series created by Gainax. The supernatural comedy drama is directed by Hiroyuki Yamaga. The series premiered April 4, 2002 on Kids Station. It was licensed in North America by ADV ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: youth, friends, getting home, chaos and mayhem, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, escapades, disorder, heroes ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 3K
Sonic X (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sonic X is an anime series based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. It was created by Sonic Team and produced in Japan by TMS Entertainment. It aired on TV Tokyo from April 6, 2003 to March 28, 2004 and on Kids Station from 2004 to 2005. ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, danger, friends, friendship, heroes, imaginary, adventure, partners, evil alien, rivalry, time travel ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Philippines, UK, South Korea, France
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Intergalactic warrior Star Butterfly arrives on Earth to live with the Diaz family. She continues to battle villains throughout the universe and high school, mainly to protect her extremely powerful wand, an object that still confuses her.
Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary, princess, teenage life, teenage girl, youth, friendship, good versus evil, magic wand, 14 year old, high school life, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.6
 64K
Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Told in eight parts, Islands tells the story of Finn, Jake, BMO and Susan Strong leaving Ooo and traveling across the ocean to solve the mystery of Finn's past. During their trip, they unlock secrets, encounter various creatures, make new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, sweet, feel good, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary, princess, young heroes, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, dog, youth, creature, escapades, young kid ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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