Most Successful Animes in Brazil

By: Marcus Vinicius

Are you an anime fan and want to know how this world works?
I've always been a huge fan of anime, since the 80's. I always watched anime from Rede Globo and, of course, the ones that were shown on free-to-air TV. But, as not everything is flowers, not all anime that were shown on open TV had quality. A few years passed and I finally got to watch some of the best anime out there.

If you are an anime fan or want to know more about the world of anime, keep reading this article!


Anime is a rage among young people and children in Brazil. There are numerous titles that are successful here, among them, we can highlight:

- Dragon Ball
– Naruto
– Bleach
– One Piece
- Fairy tail
– Attack on Titan

The most popular anime in Brazil

The most popular anime in Brazil

1. Attack on Titan
Title: Shingeki no Kyojin
Creator: Hajime Isayama
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Shonen
The story of Attack on Titan takes place in a post-apocalyptic world, in which people live in cities surrounded by great walls to protect them from giants that devour humans. The protagonists are Eren Jaeger, Mikasa Ackerman and Armin Arlert, three young people who dream of freedom from the outside world and fight to survive the attacks of the titans.
2. Death Note
Title: Desu notōto
Creator: Tsugumi Ohba (story) and Takeshi Obata (art)
Genre: Police, Mystery, Thriller, Shonen
Death Note is a manga written by Tsugumi Ohba and illustrated by Takeshi Obata. The story revolves around student Light Yagami, who finds a notebook with the power to kill anyone whose name is written in it. Light decides to use the notebook to create a perfect world without criminals.
3. Naruto
Title: Naruto
Creator: Masashi Kishimoto
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Shonen
Naruto tells the story of Naruto Uzumaki, a young ninja who dreams of becoming the Hokage, the ninja leader of the village where he lives. He is driven by a great desire for recognition and acceptance, as he was rejected by most of the villagers as a child.
4. One Piece
Title: Wan Pisu
Creator: Eiichiro Oda
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Shonen
One Piece tells the story of Monkey D. Luffy, a pirate who dreams of finding the legendary treasure known as One Piece and becoming the king of pirates. He is accompanied by a group of loyal friends, the Straw Hat Pirates, on his journey across the world's seas.
5. Dragon Ball
Title: Doragon bōru
Creator: Akira Toriyama
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Shonen
Dragon Ball tells the story of Son Goku, a young warrior who fights to protect planet Earth from threatening enemies. He is accompanied by his friends Bulma, Krillin and Yamcha on his adventures, as he searches for the Dragon Balls to grant his wishes.6. fairy tail
Title: Fearī teiru
Creator: Hiro Mashima
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Shonen
Fairy Tail tells the story of Natsu Dragneel, a young wizard who travels the world in search of adventures. He is a member of the Fairy Tail guild, where he is accepted with open arms by his fellow guildmates. Together they face powerful enemies and carry out dangerous missions.
7. Fullmetal Alchemist
Title: Hagane no renkinjutsushi
Creator: Hiromu Arakawa
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Shonen
Fullmetal Alchemist tells the story of Edward Elric and his brother Alphonse, two alchemists who use alchemy to try to bring their mother back to life.

Why are anime so popular?

Since the 1980s, anime has been increasingly popular in Brazil. Many Brazilians grew up watching anime, and nowadays there are several channels dedicated to showing them. Some of the most popular anime in Brazil are Knights of the Zodiac, Dragon Ball, Pokémon and Naruto.

Animes are generally well-produced and feature engaging stories with interesting characters. Many anime also tackle philosophical and existential themes that can be quite profound. Plus, anime tend to be fast-paced, which makes them quite fun to watch.
The popularity of anime can also be attributed to the internet, which has made it so much easier for fans to watch their favorite shows. In recent years, many animes have become even more popular thanks to social networks such as YouTube and Twitter.

The future of anime in Brazil

Anime is a multi-million dollar industry that is growing every year. In Brazil, anime has a loyal and growing audience. The popularity of anime in Brazil has increased as more people have access to the internet and streaming platforms.

With the growing popularity of anime in Brazil, many producers are looking for ways to bring their shows to the country. Some anime have already been translated into Portuguese and shown on Brazilian TV, but most are still shown in English with Portuguese subtitles.

Many anime fans in Brazil feel isolated because they cannot watch their favorite shows in their mother tongue. However, with the growth of technology and the popularity of anime, this is rapidly changing. There are several websites and apps that offer anime dubbed or subtitled in Portuguese. Also, many TV channels are starting to show anime translated into Portuguese.

With the growing interest of Brazilians in anime, it is likely that we will see more anime being translated and shown in Brazil in the coming years. This will allow more people to enjoy the art and culture of anime and will also help strengthen the anime industry in Brazil.

What do Anime Fans Enjoy?

Anime fans in Brazil enjoy a wide variety of titles, from classics like Dragon Ball and Pokémon, to more recent anime like Attack on Titan and Death Note. Some of the most popular anime in the country are the following:

-Dragon Ball: 


-Attack on Titan: 

-Death Note:

-One Piece: 

-Bleach:-Fullmetal Alchemist: 

-Sword Art Online:

-Code Geass:

-Nanatsu no Taizai:


In recent years, Brazil has become one of the main markets for Japanese animation, second only to the United States. According to ABMA (Brazilian Association of Maurício de Sousa), the country has about 40 million anime fans.

This means that each year more and more people are getting into the genre, which is great for the industry. But with so many titles being released, which anime conquers the Brazilian public? The following list shows the most popular anime in the country.

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