10 Anime Where MC is a Gamer

Anime and gaming always have been connected, and most gamers are also a fan of gaming. So it’s a perfect combination for both.

There are a lot of anime about or related to games, as we gamers can relate to a lot of things in all these anime mentioned in this article.

Here are the 10 anime gamers will love to watch.

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Anime Gamers will love To Watch

Log Horizon


Elder Tale has become a global success, with millions of gamers worldwide. Thirty thousand Japanese players find themselves transported into the virtual gaming world and wearing their in-game characters on the release of its twelfth expansion pack: Homesteading the Noosphere.

During the incident, Shiroe, a socially shy gamer, and his buddies Naotsugu and Akatsuki decide to form a group so that they can face this world, which has tragically become their reality.


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Keita Amano, a high school boy, and video game player meet the beautiful school idol Karen Tendō, who joins the school’s Gaming Club. Keita tries it out but finds it is about competitive gaming, so he declines her offer.

This rejection sets off a trigger of events in the lives of Keita and his fellow students in matters of both video games and romance with no small amount of misunderstandings along the way.



The story focuses on a semi-connected series of sketches as delinquent student Kenji Kazama is forced into joining his school’s struggling “Game Creation Club” (Game Development Club in the Seven Seas translation) by its members, a quartet of crazy women with their eccentricities that drive him crazy.

As he attempts to distance himself from the club, the more he seems to run into not only his fellow club members, but others from his school who drive him insane to different degrees.

The World Only God Knows

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Keima Katsuragi, a second-year high school student, is an avid player of gal games (video games that involve interactions with anime-styled pretty girls). 

He is known on the Internet as “The God of Conquests” for his legendary skills to be able to “conquer” any 2D girl in games. However, in his actual school life, Keima is called otamega, a derogatory portmanteau of the two words otaku and Megane (glasses). 

Accel World


Haruyuki “Haru” Arita is a short, overweight boy who is frequently ridiculed by delinquents at the Umesato Junior High School.

Using his Neuro Linker to escape the torment of real life, he logs onto the school’s Local Network cyberspace where he always plays virtual squash alone, and his innate video game skills bring him to the attention of Kuroyukihime (literally meaning “Black Snow Princess”), the school’s popular, highly intellectual and attractive female Student Council Vice-President.



The end of the popular virtual reality game Yggdrasil has arrived. As the servers begin to shut down, Momonga, a strong wizard and master of the dark guild Ainz Ooal Gown, decides to spend his final moments in the game. Despite the fact that the clock has struck midnight, Momonga remains fully conscious as his character, while the non-player characters appear to have evolved identities of their own!

The King’s Avatar


The King’s Avatar follows the story of Ye Xiu, a professional esports player living in Hangzhou, China. Widely considered the best player of the video game Glory.

Ye Xiu was captain of the esports team, “Excellent Era”, holding the account of the ‘Battle God’, ‘One Autumn Leaf’ before being forced to resign from the team, giving up one of the strongest accounts in the game and leave the competitive scene due to his unwillingness to take part in any marketing to profit the team.

I’m standing on 1,000,000 lives.

Monsters and Critics

Yotsuya Yuusuke, Shindou Iu and Hakozaki Kusue have been transported to a strange and unknown world inhabited by mythological creatures. They meet somebody calling himself the Game Master who then grants them a time-limited quest. This is how a hectic life of adventuring began for three students.

Recovery of An MMO Junkie


Moriko Morioka is a successful corporate worker who decides to quit her corporate job and become an elite NEET. She joins an online MMORPG, Fruits de Mer, and creates a male character named Hayashi as her avatar. In the real world, she meets a handsome elite company employee, Yuta Sakurai, who may have ties with her online life.

Infinite Dendrogram

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In the year 2043, Reiji Mukudori enters the world of Infinite Dendrogram and assumes the name “Ray Starling”. As Ray, he learns to make a life for himself there and meets different kinds of friends and foes. He is joined by his more experienced brother Shuu and his Embryo companion Nemesis.

Sujeet Kumar
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