10 Anime Where the MC is in a Game

We have seen anime where mc is transported in to another world, but we will listing something very different rather than mc is transporting in to another world we will list anime where mc is in a game.

In this post, we’ve listed 10 anime where the main character is in a game to help you choose the greatest anime to watch tonight.

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Anime Where the MC is in a Game

1. Demon Lord Retry

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After a mysterious occurrence, Akira Ono finds himself in the body of his character, Demon Lord Hakuto Kunai, as he prepares to shut down the servers of his creation, the MMORPG Infinity Game. The new world he awakens in looks to be situated within Infinity Game, although there are major differences.

He meets and summons various companions who accompany him on his journey, and his reputation as the “Demon Lord” grows throughout the region, making him a target. As he continues to pursue his purpose of discovering why and how he was summoned, Ono/Kunai finds himself dealing with the societal difficulties of the Kingdom of Holy Light and the Satanist cult that opposes it.


anime where the mc is in a game

Haruyuki Arita is an overweight, bullied middle schooler who escapes through internet gaming. But his world is turned upside down one day when he discovers that all of his excellent marks have been surpassed by Kuroyukihime, the popular vice president of the student council.

She then invites him to the student lounge and introduces him to “Brain Burst,” a software that allows users to speed up their brain waves to the point that time appears to stand still.

Brain Burst also works as an augmented reality combat game, with users needing to win duels against other players in order to get more points to accelerate. However, if a person loses all of their points, they will no longer be able to perform Brain Burst.

3. Full Dive: This Ultimate Next-Gen Full Dive RPG Is Even Shittier than Real Life!

anime where the mc is in a game

Hiroshi Yki, sometimes known as Hiro, is a high school student who enjoys playing virtual reality MMORPGs to escape reality. When he is duped into purchasing the game Kiwame Quest by a game store manager named Reona Kisaragi, he soon realises that it is not what it appears to be.

It is a game that, unlike most others, strives for realism to the point of obsession. As a result, Hiroshi finds it difficult to carve out a niche. Despite the obstacles, he is determined to finish the game.

4. Overlord

anime where the mc is in a game

The end of the famous virtual reality game Yggdrasil has arrived. Momonga, a strong wizard and lord of the evil guild Ainz Ooal Gown, however, decides to spend his final minutes in the game as the servers begin to shut down.

Momonga is surprised to discover that, despite the fact that the clock has struck midnight, he is still fully awake as his character, and that the non-player characters appear to have evolved personalities of their own!

5. I’m Standing on a Million Lives

anime where the mc is in a game

A strange half-faced entity brought Yuusuke Yotsuya, Iu Shindo, and Kusue Hakozaki to do his play, assigning them objectives to complete the game within the time limit. As an added benefit, they are virtually immortals, resurrecting after death if at least one of them lives until the time restriction ends.

Yuka Yukitate, Keita Torii, and Glenda Carter were among those that joined the trio. They are doing tasks and returning to real life after completing them, but when the next quest arrives, they return to the world after a few years have elapsed.

Every task completed, the mystery entity answers any queries they may have. And disclosed that they were interacting with a plethora of different universes and alternating sequences.

6. Log Horizon

anime where the mc is in a game

Elder Tale, a massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), has become a global success by its eleventh expansion pack, with a user base of millions of players. However, when the game’s twelfth expansion pack, Homesteading the Noosphere, is released, thirty thousand Japanese gamers who are signed in at the time of the update are immediately transported into the virtual game world and wearing their in-game avatars.

During the incident, a socially shy gamer called Shiroe, together with his pals Naotsugu and Akatsuki, decide to form a group so that they can confront this world, which has sadly become their reality, as well as the trials and barriers that await them.

7. The Ones Within

anime where the mc is in a game

Iride Akatsuki has unlocked hidden material in the game he’s playing, ‘Nakanohito Genome,’ which turns out to be a real-life game!

He soon awakens to discover that he, along with a number of his teammates, has been abducted and brought to an unknown location. Each of them specialised in a certain type of game, such as cultivation games, fighting games, puzzle games, and so on.

After level 1 is completed, a llama-headed ‘teacher’ meets them to explain how the game would progress. Will this group of gamers succeed, and make it back to their real lives?

8. BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense.

anime where the mc is in a game

Kaede Honj, encouraged by a friend, begins playing the VRMMORPG NewWorld Online as Maple. Maple chooses to be a shield user with maxed-out defensive numbers, spending every status point she wins in the game into improving just her defence level.

As a result, she has sluggish foot speed and no magic, but her great defence allows her to withstand most strikes without being damaged.

This, along with her basic-level creative thinking, enables her to do unexpected feats throughout the game’s tasks and events. By doing so, she ends up gaining a slew of surprising abilities and becomes one of the game’s most powerful players.


anime where the mc is in a game

The virtual reality MMORPG Infinite Dendrogram is introduced in 2043, with the potential to precisely simulate players’ five senses.

Nearly two years later, Reiji Mukudori joins the realm of Infinite Dendrogram as “Ray Starling,” and he is accompanied by his more experienced sibling Shuu and his Embryo friend Nemesis. Ray learns to establish a life for himself in the world of Infinite Dendrogram as he explores it and encounters many types of friends and opponents.

10. No Game No Life

anime where the mc is in a game

No Game No Life is a bizarre comedy that follows Sora and Shiro, two shut-in NEET siblings and the famed online gamer pair “Blank.” They see the real world as simply another bad game; nevertheless, a bizarre e-mail challenging them to a chess match changes everything—the brother and sister are transported to another planet where they encounter Tet, the God of Games.

Sujeet Kumar
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