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UQ Holder! (2017)
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UQ Holder! (2017)
Original name: UQ HOLDER!~魔法先生ネギま!
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the decade since the world became aware of the existence of magic, the world has undergone massive upheaval. However, a boy named Tōta lives in seclusion in a rural town far removed from these changes. His ordinary life is highlighted by his magic-using female teacher and his supportive friends.
Style: humorous, exciting, tense, sincere, captivating
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenage life, adventure, martial arts, supernatural, friendship, heroes, friends, warrior, supernatural ability, good versus evil, team, danger, master warrior, imaginary, mentor, buddies, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, determination, training, young heroes, youth, heroic mission, rivalry
Time: contemporary
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to UQ Holder!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, captivating and semi serious films and TV series with plots about heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, adventure, good versus evil and youth mostly in Animation, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like UQ Holder!: Naruto (2002), Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007), Gegege no Kitarou (2018), Armed Girl's Machiavellism (2017), Beyblade (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rivalry, warrior, master warrior, heroes, danger, good versus evil, training, adventure, determination, ninja, friendship, friends ...
Place: japan
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80%
Bakugan Battle Brawlers (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Korea, Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, entertaining, semi serious, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, youth, heroes, good versus evil, battles, imaginary, rivalry, friendship, friends, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Gegege no Kitarou (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the Japanese modern era, almost all people have forgotten about Youkai.
Style: humorous, exciting, sincere, captivating, light
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural, demon, rivalry, friendship, youth, adventure, team, heroes, escapades, determination, imaginary, friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Armed Girl's Machiavellism (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The Private Aichi Symbiosis Academy was originally a high school for high-class girls. When it became co-ed, the girls, out of fear, asked to be permitted to bring weapons to school. When that was enforced, a five-member vigilante corps-like ...
Style: ecchi, humorous, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, high school, sword fight, harem, martial arts, friendship, rivalry, training, team, young heroes, friends, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, tense, sincere, humorous
Plot: adventure, parallel world, friendship, dragon, danger, murder, fantasy world, death, reincarnation, demon, heroes, underground ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
NARUTO Spin-Off: Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to the Hidden Leaf Village. The village where Uzumaki Naruto, star of the TV show "Naruto" makes his home. Every day, countless powerful ninjas carry out missions and train to hone their skills. Our main character is one of these ...
Style: funny, humorous, exciting, light, captivating
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: ninja, young heroes, master warrior, super speed, teaching the ways of the world, good versus evil, danger, training, ninja master, friendship, magical, mentor ...
Place: japan
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43%
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Beyblade (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: Canada, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three or four friends roam to various cities to win beyblade battles. In these battles, everyone has his/her special moves and have some common enemies like lio which has tornado type beyblade. Everyone wants to become best of all and so on. -kunal ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, disturbing, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: partners, friendship, youth, good versus evil, contests and competitions, young heroes, team, adventure, imaginary, best friends, save the world, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 19K
Akame ga Kill! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Young Tatsumi travels to the capital of the Empire in order to earn money for his starving people and encounters a world of unimaginable depravity, dominated by the ruthless Prime Minister who controls the child Emperor. Tatsumi is recruited by ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, rescue, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, deadly, undercover, master warrior, assassination, danger, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 8.5
 51K
Dragon Ball (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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, dragon, warrior, rivalry, desire, tournament, training, friendship, escapades, young heroes, superhuman powers, monster ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 22K
Fairy Tail (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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 ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, youth, dragon, imaginary, young heroes, rivalry, salvation, supernatural, hand to hand combat, fairy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Di-Gata Defenders (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Luxembourg
TV show
Story: Di-Gata Defenders is a Canadian action/adventure, science fiction, fantasy animated television series created by Greg Collinson with Nerd Studios and Nelvana Entertainment. This show is rated C8 according to the Canadian TV Classification System. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, 2d animation
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, rivalry, save the day, good versus evil, young heroes, adventure, master villain, buddies, escapades, youth, danger, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Yozakura Quartet (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Yozakura Quartet is a Japanese manga created by Suzuhito Yasuda that began publishing by Kodansha in 2006, and was then published in the US by Del Rey in 2008. The series was animated in Japan and aired from October 2 to December 18, 2008; it ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: rivalry, friendship, heroes, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, supernatural ability, escapades, teenage life, superhuman powers, danger, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Yuuto Suoh gets more than he bargained for when he joins his childhood friend Mitsuki Shimoya in testing out an urban legend. When he uses his phone to take a picture of himself with the local shrine's divine mirror, he is whisked off into ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous
Plot: harem, strategy, adventure, clan, parallel world, mentor, rivalry, friendship, training, danger, escapades, good versus evil ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.1
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Bleach (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The show revolves around Ichigo Kurosaki, a good-hearted 15-year-old high school student who carries the undesired ability to see spirits. Others in his family (two sisters and his father) carry this ability to some extent as well. One evening, he ...
Style: heroic, exciting, stylized, comic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, evil force, youth, rivalry, heroic mission, supernatural ability, martial arts, death, danger, good versus evil, teenage life, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 8.1
 5K
Shaman King (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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: emotional, exciting, semi serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, good versus evil, ghost, friends, youth, supernatural ability, rivalry, master warrior, shaman, samurai, contests and competitions, supernatural ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja (2012)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja is an American animated television series created by Jed Elinoff and Scott Thomas for Disney XD. It is produced by Titmouse, Inc. and Boulder Media Limited. Many of the character designs were supplied by Jhonen ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, young heroes, supernatural, heroes, rivalry, danger, super weapon, friends, disorder, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The World Ends With You: The Animation (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Neku awakens in the middle of Shibuya's bustling Scramble Crossing with no memory of how he got there. Little does he know, he's been transported to an alternate plane of existence known as the Underground. Now an unwilling participant in ...
Style: captivating, suspense, contemplative, exciting, tense
Audience: kids
Plot: monster, psychic power, battles, supernatural, survival, afterlife, society, magical, chase, adventure, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal is a Japanese manga and anime series and the third main spin-off series of the Yu-Gi-Oh! franchise. The manga began serialization in Shueisha's V-Jump magazine from December 2010 and is licensed in North America by Viz Media. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: contests and competitions, adventure, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, memory loss, supernatural, youth, human host, young heroes, escapades, friendship ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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11 Eyes (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Satsuki Kakeru lost his sister by suicide and has been living a dull life ever since then. One day, he is transported into a bizarre world "Red Night" along with his friend Minase Yuka. In order to survive and escape from Red Night, he ...
Style: tense, serious, exciting, captivating, ecchi ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, adventure, on the run, youth, teenage life, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, heroes, chases and races, escapades, supernatural ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Beyblade: Metal Fusion (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Metal Fight Beyblade is a Japanese manga created by Takafumi Adachi. It is also an anime production based on the original. It is currently being serialized by the monthly CoroCoro Comic.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, super weapon, save the day, young heroes, adventure, rivalry, master villain, imaginary, danger, uninhibited rivalry, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, villain, master warrior, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, friendship, imaginary, space and aliens, superhuman powers, danger ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Max Steel (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Max Steel is a science fiction–comedy, CGI–animated series. It is a re-imagining of its predecessor of the same name, as well as being based on the Mattel action-figure also of the same name. Max Steel premiered on March 25, 2013 on Disney XD.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, young heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, teenage life, supernatural ability, friendship, youth, rivalry, imaginary, supernatural, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Conan: The Adventurer (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Conan the Adventurer is an American-French-Canadian animated television series adaptation of Conan the Barbarian, the literary character created by Robert E. Howard in the 1930s. Produced by Jetlag Productions and Sunbow Productions, the series ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: heroes, bare chested male fighting, master warrior, youth, adventurer, escapades, master villain, adventure, young heroes, allies, supernatural, buddies ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Zoids: Chaotic Century (2001)
Genre: Action, Animation, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Zoids: Chaotic Century, simply titled Zoids in Japan, is the first of four anime series based on the Zoids range of mecha model kits produced by TOMY. It is loosely adapted from the manga series Kiiju Shinseiki Zoido, which was created by Michiro ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, light, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: rivalry, friendship, good versus evil, danger, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, young heroes, heroes, escapades, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Certain Scientific Accelerator (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After rescuing Last Order and subsequently taking a bullet to the head, Academy City’s top-ranked esper rests in the hospital. But Accelerator’s recovery is cut short when a mysterious girl carrying a photo of his little clone companion asks for ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, humorous
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: supernatural ability, fight, ambition, teenage boy, violence, villain, supernatural, super strength, death, heroes, magical, betrayal ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 3.6
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Supernoobs (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Tyler, Kevin, Shope and Roach get their hands on battle balls, granting each of them their own powers like psychic abilities, super strength, transformation, or weather manipulation. They then learn of viruses from space are coming to infect the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, young heroes, save the world, adventure, youth, danger, escapades, supernatural, best friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
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Sidekick (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Most kids dream of being superheroes. Not Eric Needles. Eric dreams of being a sidekick. So you can imagine his elation when his favorite superhero, Maxum Man, selects Eric to be his sidekick. But things take a weird turn when, on the day that Eric ...
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, school, adventure, young heroes, friendship, youth, rivalry, escapades, buddies, danger, teaching the ways of the world, superhuman powers ...
Time: 2010s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
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Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Needless is an action comedy science fiction manga and anime series by Kami Imai. Serialized in Shueisha's seinen magazine Ultra Jump beginning in 2004, an anime adaptation by Madhouse began airing on July 2, 2009.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: imaginary, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, danger, supernatural ability, chaos, adventure, future dystopia, heroes, supernatural power, friends ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Niko and the Sword of Light (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, humorous, captivating, 2d animation
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, supernatural, save the world, child hero, escapades, friends, youth, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 948
Noein (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Noein: To Your Other Self, also known simply as Noein, is a science fiction anime television series directed by Kazuki Akane and Kenji Yasuda and produced by Satelight. The series has 24 episodes which comprise a complete storyline. The English ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, escapades, danger, time travel, imaginary, heroes, artifact, master warrior, battles ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%