Who doesn’t love anime?! I mean, they are so addictive, entertaining, and their unique storyline is just amazing. Being an anime freak, I realized I should write about this or maybe provide something useful for all anime fans. Who would like to play their favorite anime MMO games or other anime-inspired massively multiplayer online games in their free time.
Therefore, I decided to write a post dedicated to all the Anime fans of the world who consistently look for anime-based free MMORPG to play in their free time and the result is this post.
Top Anime Based Free MMO Games
Naruto Based MMORPG’s
Ninja Manager is free browser-based MMORPG based on the Shinobi world of Naruto manga and its anime series. Explore the troubled ninja world while managing your group of ninjas to level them up against other players.
The ultimate goal is to make your village strongest, to get legendary items, and to become the strongest Kage of the Ninja World. The game features a unique ladder system as well and is improving all the time. Will you be the one to lead your village?
Ninja United is a free Naruto-based MMORPG set in the classic ninja world in which you start as an ordinary ninja. It is all up to you how you fulfill your way as a Shinobi.
Complete the quests, help your village to eliminate its dangerous enemies, assassination, sabotage or espionage are just a few actions you may take part in like a ninja.
You may train yourself to improve your ninja skills and gain a better Ninja Rank in your village, assassinate another ninja, accomplish secret missions, damage other village’s infrastructure, and do the coup d’état. Moreover, you may wind up saving your village and ultimately you may be the village leader with the highest rank among all ninjas.
Naruto Abunai is free-to-play Naruto MMORPG based on the time around the end of Shippuden. It features a unique rank system in which you start as an academy student to make your way to the Hokage ranked ninja.
Naruto Abunai features many clans with bloodline abilities with all the cool assortments of monsters, summons, and deadly weapons. The game is ever improving with fan fueling the game content as developers themselves. If you are a Naruto fan, you are bound to like it.
The Ninja RPG
The Ninja RPG is a free browser-based MMORPG based totally on Naruto anime.
Start as a mere academy student to forge your way to become the ultimate shadow, the Kage that protects the village or become your village’s worst nightmare as a wondering outlaw. All of this is in the game and all that free.
Naruto Arena is a free 2D browser-based MMORPG featuring a unique 3 vs 3 system in which you create a most diverse three-man team from across the ninja world and unleash your team in battles to forge your way to Hokage Level.
Every player is awarded 100 HP and team fight until the other team is knocked out in a Versus Mode it is a turn-based game.
With every turn granting you to do one technique depending on your Chakra Levels. Use your strategies and bring your opponents down in this tactical action thriller.
Nin Online is a 2D MMORPG based on Naruto Manga and Anime series. It does not feature original characters of the game as it is set in the same world but a different time.
The game is designed in a Visual Basic 6 and features simple gameplay. Nin Online is a fan-powered game, not designed in any way for profits so you can say the game is for fans by the fans.
Bleach Based MMO Games
Bleach Tactics is a bleach based free mmor with RPG element intact.
It is a turn-based tactical game still in its beta. But thanks to overwhelming community feedback, the game is ever improving. Bleach Tactics features a clan-based system and is heavily loved by turn-based RTS anime fans.
Bleach Soul Evolution
Bleach Soul Evolution is a free bleach based MMORPG featuring all the elements of the World of Bleach. Play as one of the 7 different races from the World of Bleach. Choose your path to be good or evil.
Forge your way to become the strongest to attain the title of Kenpachi. There is something for everyone in this browser-based bleach MMORPG.
Legends of Bleach
Legends of Bleach is a browser-based roleplaying Shinigami game set in World of Bleach. The game is based on Seethe Able’s Legend of Red Dragon that I do not really know about.
The concept is simple… it is for fans by fans and is simply designed in PHP with MySQL as backend. Therefore, you can have a slight idea of what it has to offer. I have not given it a try as the homepage was so cluttered that literally gave me a headache.
Dragon Ball Z Based MMORPGs
Dragon Ball Z Online
The game follows the concept of Dragon Ball Z anime but is set 200 years after the Anime ends. An evil organization has divided the world and players are set to unite.
Players start off as kids, grow up as adults, and can select any of the three classes i.e. Saiyan, Nameks, and Humans.
The game will have in-game Avatar Builder and loads of other features that make an impressive MMO. Visit the official site if you know Japanese to know more about Dragon Ball Z Online.
One Piece Based MMORPG
One Piece Online
One Piece Online is free to play MMORPG set in the World of One Piece. You can create characters and set your journey into the exciting world of One Piece.
Right now, the developers are revolutionizing the home site of One Piece Online so the game can be accessed via forums. It is a good game and has a healthy community to back it up.
Transformers Based MMORPG
Exteel is a fast-paced MMO shooter with awesome graphics and animations, developed by innovative developer NCSoft. Hop onto your giant customizable mech to fight battles with up to 16 players online.
The game is originally free to play but a lot of premium content is available via the in-game store that frankly you will be required to buy if you want to enjoy the game fully.
The game has a lot of weapons options. Other content that again is part of the premium inventory.
Top Anime Inspired Free MMORPGs
Phantasy Star Online 2
One of the most popular MMO series in Asia, the Phantasy Star trademark finally makes its way to the west with its 2020 launch with Phantasy Star Online 2 on PC and Xbox One.
From the gaming giants, Sega, this sci-fi themed MMO lets players choose from a variety of races and classes across future civilizations.
The combat is very action-heavy with players being able to alternate between regular attacks and more powerful special attacks using photon energy. Players can also collaborate with pets and other companions for aid in battle.
This is a third person action MMO that lets player face both the PvE and PvP elements of the game seamlessly.
The game is set in a post-apocalyptic world where the emotional states of the player dictate how they will perform in combat with regards to the abilities. An interesting action-focused combat system puts variety into weapon usage.
Mapple Story is a free to play 2D MMORPG featuring cartoony graphics. The game is one of the most popular free-to-play MMORPGs and features a massive community with a unique gameplay.
Mapple Story features a large World, varied conquests, unique platform party conquests, and much more.
Mabinogi is a free MMORPG based on Celtic mythology, developed by Nexon the innovative developer of Mapple Story.
The game is very free with the optional premium content on the go and with its anime background, provides addictive gameplay to the players.
Dream of Mirror Online
Free to play anime based MMORPG developed by Softstar, a leading Chinese brand in video games with 400k registered users in Taiwan alone.
The game features a user-friendly interface and is built to assist players interactions and to involve them in the game.
With that in context, the new players are provided with many paths to start the game. The graphics provide contemporary 3D anime-style graphics with cell shading effects, worth it!
Fly For Fun
Fly for Fun is free anime style MMORPG set in a beautifully rendered 3D environment and features an exciting mix of high flying vehicles intertwined within fantasy inspired gameplay with impressive anime style graphics.
The game is a flagship MMORPG from Gala-Net, is developed by Aeonsoft, and is available to download/play for free.
Elsword is a free to play 3D non-stop side-scrolling MMORPG set in a colorful comic book style world with anime-style graphics and RPG elements.
The combat in the game is flashy as hell as well, allowing players to string together combos for damage and style.
Dungeon Fighter Online
This is a 2D side-scroller where the world is filled with foes who just want you gone.
A pure hack-n-slash title, you can wreak havoc through the dungeons for even more challenges, as you use your skills and eight-directional buttons for the best results.
The deep RPG mechanics of this game include elaborate skill trees, multiple classes and professions and different difficulty levels for dungeons.
Holic is a free anime based MMORPG by Netgame, featuring a unique user created dungeon system which is at least total fun.
The game is point and clicks MMORPG and if you think there is nothing special about point and click games these days, you may be wrong but that’s just my opinion.
Asda story is a relatively easy anime style free to play fantasy MMORPG with something for every type of gamer.
Casual gamers can have fun moving around in the game with a simple point and click system and hardcore gamers can customize and use the complicated control system the game has to offer.
Gameplay features 5 character builds, a user can customize several skill trees, fighting their foes and completing the quests, a fun game to play.
Scions of Fate
Scions of Fate is fantasy anime-style free to play MMORPG featuring two warring nations and five different classes to choose from.
The game features a house system acting as a guild in which players can level up depending upon the activity of the members. The game features a point to click system that simply put is annoying at times.
Trickster is a free to play 2D MMORPG with brilliant anime inspired graphics; the game has issues of its own but still manages to deliver somehow. Trickster Online features 8 classes and 12 different stats with several other unique features.
Tales of Pirates
Tales of Pirates is a 2D MMORPG with amazing anime style graphics. Play as one of four characters in three different locations to start from. Leveling in Tales of Pirates is fast during the early stages of the game and is done through questing.
Nostale is a 2D MMORPG with anime-inspired graphics; it is a simple game with interesting features. You can catch all sorts of creatures and then keep them as your pets.
With each of them gaining experiences and later can equip certain items. Nostale also allows players to manage homes, properties, build a family and become a merchant. It is a casual game but an overall fun game.
We will be adding other games to this list of top Anime-based MMO games as soon as we come to know more!