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, young heroes, friends, team, fight, danger, imaginary, mission, violence, martial arts, family, parents and children, life is a bitch, murder, heroes, training, twists & turns, escapades, youth, adventurer, fighting crime, treasure hunt, ambition, treasure ...

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Most similar movies to Hunter x Hunter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, humorous and stylized films and TV series with plots about adventure, heroes, escapades, imaginary, friendship, young heroes and rivalry mostly in Animation, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Hunter x Hunter: Shaman King (2001), Naruto (2002), No Game, No Life (2014), Magi (2012), Dragon Ball (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: master warrior, supernatural ability, ghost, youth, samurai, contests and competitions, friendship, good versus evil, supernatural, ambition, championship, adventure ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, pre-teens, kids
Plot: friendship, friends, young heroes, good versus evil, training, warrior, supernatural ability, adventure, danger, heroes, village, master warrior ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, disturbing, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, contests and competitions, computers and web, imaginary, fate of humanity, adventure, prodigy, save the world, siblings relations, youth, utopia, cyberspace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, wizards and magicians, young heroes, imaginary, friendship, supernatural, blind ambition, desert, hopes, youth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, dragon, transformation, training, superhero, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: pirate, ship, friendship, imaginary, treasure, doctor, mechanic, adventure, friends, bounty, escapades, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, master warrior, friendship, villain, team, young heroes, good versus evil, martial arts, mission, village, ninja, martial artist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, heroic mission, friendship, imaginary, young heroes, chosen one, adventure, forces of nature, journey, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, magical ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary, adventure, animal training, island, family, friends, young heroes, training, vikings, imaginary kingdom, challenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, superhero, save the world, danger, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Persona 4 The Animation (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
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: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, young heroes, countryside, uncover truth, high school, friendship, parallel world, mystery, riddles and clues, teenage life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: semi serious, captivating, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, island, pirate, young heroes, family, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary kingdom, escapades, imaginary, youth, mischievous children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, friendship, destiny, honor, quest, magic, amazon, child hero, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: friendship, rivalry, adventure, contests and competitions, battles, team, heroes, toys, villain, professor, underdog, nurse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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, exciting, stylized, semi serious, touching
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, teenage life, villain, teenage love, heroic mission, superhero team, supernatural, secret identity, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, superhero, master warrior, villain, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, buddies ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 3K
D.Gray-man (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Allen Walker, a young Exorcist with a cursed eye that can see the suffering of the Akumas created by The Millenium Earl, travels to England to the Headquarters of the exorcists, the Black Order, where his Master, General Cross Marian, has sent him ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, adventure, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, escapades, save the day, imaginary, master warrior, chosen one, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventurer, adventure, androids and robots, master villain, master warrior, superhero, superhuman powers, young heroes, good versus evil, parallel world, save the world, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, save the world, parallel world, creature, danger ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, captivating, atmospheric, ethnic humor ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, adventure, obsessive quest, on the road, danger, friendship, master warrior, pride and honor, road trip, search for father, hip hop ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: exciting, humorous, feel good, sweet, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, dog, adventurer, princess, creature, youth, escapades, buddies ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, tense, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate, children, adventurer, good versus evil, friends, friendship, rivalry, adventure, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, family, escapades ...
⇓ 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: preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, pokemon, friendship, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, theft, childhood, animal life, in the woods, young heroes, fantasy world, creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 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: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, danger, adventure, heroes, imaginary, superhero, friendship, friends, master villain, chases and races, escapades, alternate world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, martial arts, monster, warrior, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.7
 4K
Sailor Moon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student (8th grader), stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: superhero, friendship, princess, save the world, good versus evil, cat, queen, young heroes, imaginary, danger, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 1990s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: adventure, young heroes, friendship, chaos and mayhem, high school, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, good versus evil, fish out of water, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 3K
Yu-Gi-Oh! GX (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ten years after the Ceremonial Battle, a teenage boy named Yuuki Judai heads off in order to join the Duelist Yousei School located on a remote island off the coast of Japan. There he meets his fellow students and gains a few friends, along with ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: cards, young heroes, adventure, duel, monster, school, escapades, heroes, imaginary, family, contests and competitions, good versus evil ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Lion Guard (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Simba's son, Kion, assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands, known as the Lion Guard.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: lion, animal life, adventure, family, parents and children, young heroes, friendship, royal family, good versus evil, anthropomorphic animal, anthropomorphism, desert ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 674
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, escapades, adventure, heroes, imaginary, youth, master villain, friendship, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, ambition, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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