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Black Clover (2017)
 7.9
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Black Clover (2017)
Original name: ブラッククローバー
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Asta and Yuno were abandoned together at the same church, and have been inseparable since. As children, they promised that they would compete against each other to see who would become the next Emperor Magus. However, as they grew up, some differences between them became plain. Yuno was a genius with magic, with amazing power and control, while Asta could not use magic at all, and tried to make up for his lack by training physically. When they received their Grimoires at age 15, Yuno got a spectacular book with a four-leaf clover (most people receive a three-leaf-clover), while Asta received nothing at all. However, when Yuno was threatened, the truth about Asta's power was revealed, he received a five-leaf clover Grimoire, a "black clover"! Now the two friends are heading out in the world, both seeking the same goal!
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, stylized, semi serious
Plot: magic, unlikely hero, battles, adventure, friendship, direction and purpose, orphan, chosen one, fictional reality, jousting, super villain, violence, anti hero, sword, blood, late night

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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 rivalry, adventure, escapades, danger, imaginary, heroes and friendship mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Black Clover: The Seven Deadly Sins (2014), My Hero Academia (2016), Blood Lad (2013), Hunter x Hunter (2011), Overlord (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Seven Deadly Sins (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The “Seven Deadly Sins”—a group of evil knights who conspired to overthrow the kingdom of Britannia—were said to have been eradicated by the Holy Knights, although some claim that they still live. Ten years later, the Holy Knights have ...
Style: touching, exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining
Plot: kingdom, sin, giant, supernatural ability, battles, group of friends, demon, magic, love and romance, warrior, sword and sorcery, fantasy world ...
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My Hero Academia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: People are not born equal, a realization that 4-year-old Midoriya Izuku faced when bullied by his classmates who had unique special powers. Izuku was one of the rare cases where he was born with absolutely no unique powers. This did not stop Izuku ...
Style: exciting, sincere, humorous, comic, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: school, super villain, heroism, friendship, superhero, super strength, high school, training, rivalry, society, child, child prodigy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blood Lad (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Staz is a vampire from the surreal "Demon World", and Fuyumi, an ordinary girl, accidentally wanders into the Demon World through a portal. Subsequently after meeting each other, Fuyumi is killed by a carnivorous plant and turned into a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, vampire, supernatural, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, danger, friendship, battles, king, love and romance, demon, fantasy world
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hunter x Hunter (2011)
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 ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, friends, young heroes, team, danger, imaginary, mission, fight, training, violence, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.8
 3K
Overlord (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: In the year 2138, virtual reality gaming is booming. Yggdrasil, a popular online game is quietly shut down one day. However, one player named Momonga decides to not log out. Momonga is then transformed into the image of a skeleton as "the most ...
Style: feel good, not serious, stylized, humorous, entertaining
Plot: virtual reality, magic, monster, super powers, master servant relationship, war, game, ambition, anti heroes, adventure, supernatural
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Soul Eater (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Set at the "Death Weapon Meister Academy", the series revolves around three teams, each consisting of a weapon meister and weapon that can transform into a humanoid. Trying to make the latter a "death scythe" and thus fit for use ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: partners, school, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, master warrior, transformation, save the world, witch, curses spells and rituals, friendship, bonding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Magi (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, friendship, supernatural, imaginary, young heroes, hopes, youth, danger, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 8.1
 17K
Fairy Tail (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Lucy is a 17-year-old girl, who wants to be a full-fledged mage. One day when visiting Harujion Town, she meets Natsu, a young man who gets sick easily by any type of transportation. But Natsu isn't just any ordinary kid, he's a member of ...
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.5
 789
Tokyo Ravens (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: Tsuchimikado Harutora was born into a prestigious Onmyoji family, but he can't see "spirit energy". Therefore, he's been enjoying a peaceful daily life with his friends at an Onmyo branch school. One day, his childhood friend ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, romance, teenage life, magical, school, supernatural, girlfriend, teenage boy, witchcraft, super powers, spirit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 55K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 4K
RWBY (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 13 min.
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 3K
Log Horizon (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The story begins when 30,000 Japanese gamers are trapped in the fantasy online game world Elder Tale. What was once a sword-and-sorcery world is now the real world. The main lead Shiroe attempts to survive with his old friend Naotsugu and the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, clever, talky ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Cardcaptor Sakura (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: feel good, exciting, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.8
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.5
 40K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kirby: Right Back at Ya! (2001)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 3K
D.Gray-man (2006)
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Duration: 30 min.
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Style: exciting, semi serious, emotional, suspense, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, light
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Philippines, UK, South Korea, France
Duration: 23 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, exciting, sincere, semi serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Vandread: The Second Stage (2000)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Vandread is a Japanese anime series directed by Takeshi Mori and created by Gonzo and Media Factory animation studios. The series is composed of two seasons, each composed of thirteen episodes of twenty-five minutes. The first series is summarized ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, superhero, villain, master warrior, fate of humanity, friendship, rivalry, friends, young kid, magical, warrior, allies ...
Time: future
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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 ⇓
29%
Sym-Bionic Titan (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Sym-Bionic Titan is an American animated action science fiction television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky, Paul Rudish, and Bryan Andrews for Cartoon Network. The series focuses on a trio made up of the alien princess Ilana, the rebellious ...
Style: offbeat, exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: princess, high school, alien, robot, evil alien, dishonesty, heroes, save the princess, impersonating, battles, friends, social relations ...
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, semi serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: master villain, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, figment, androids and robots, deadly weapon, heroic mission, young heroes, space wars, fictional reality, adventure, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Pokémon Origins (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Serving as a more faithful adaptation of the Pokémon Red and Blue games, the story follows a young boy named Red who begins a journey with his Pokémon partner, Charmander, as he seeks to capture all the known Pokémon in the Kanto region and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: escapades, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, youth, capture, danger, friends, battles, monster, chases and races, contests and competitions, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Edward and Alphonse Elric's reckless disregard for alchemy's fun­damental laws ripped half of Ed's limbs from his body and left Al's soul clinging to a cold suit of armor. To restore what was lost, the brothers scour a war-torn ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, absurd, serious
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.6
 4K
Silver Soul (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The Amanto, aliens from outer space, have invaded Earth and taken over feudal Japan. As a result, a prohibition on swords has been established, and the samurai of Japan are treated with disregard as a consequence. However one man, Gintoki Sakata, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, absurd ...
Plot: samurai, parody, adventure, resistance, rebellion, rebelliousness, imaginary, financial problem, heroes, alien invasion, fight scenes, society ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, youth, danger, rivalry, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%