The Best Coming of Age TV Shows on Crunchyroll
Finding a good Coming of Age TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Coming of Age TV shows of all time streaming on Crunchyroll.
What it's about: 6th-year grade-schooler Ayase Chihaya's dream is for her sister to be Japan's top model. However, transfer student Wataya Arata admonishes her that a dream must be about one's own self. Thus, she takes up karuta, a Japanese card game, competitively. Together with Arata and Mashima Taichi, Chihaya's childhood friend, they have great fun playing each other, but separate after graduation. 4 years later, Chihaya returns to town. Although Arata no longer plays the game, she believes that they will eventually reunite as long as she continues karuta. Together with Taichi, she establishes the Mizusawa High-school Karuta Club.
Where to Watch: 67 episodes (96%) are available to watch free online (Crunchyroll). 1 episodes (1%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Crunchyroll).
2. The Ancient Magus' Bride
What it's about: Hatori Chise is only 16, but she has lost far more than most. With neither family nor hope, it seems all doors are closed to her. But, a chance encounter began to turn the rusted wheels of fate. In her darkest hour, a mysterious magus appears before Chitose, offering a chance she couldn't turn down. This magus who seems closer to demon than human, will he bring her the light she desperately seeks, or drown her in ever deeper shadows?
Where to Watch: 24 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Crunchyroll). 23 episodes (96%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Crunchyroll).
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What it's about: The story takes place in an age where "Ajin" (demi-human), more casually known as "Demi," have slowly started to become accepted into human society. Tetsuo Takahashi is a biology teacher who ends up teaching three such Demi, hoping to understand more about them while also managing to catch their attention.
Where to Watch: 13 episodes (100%) are available to watch free online (Crunchyroll). 11 episodes (85%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Crunchyroll). 12 episodes (92%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).