10 Dark Anime On Netflix/Hulu That Will Get You Through The Spoopy Season

If you’re like me then you spend more time looking for things to watch on streaming sites than you do watching anything. I hope this list will help you all find something to watch during the scary month of October. Also these are some great suggestions for people just getting into anime.



Gantz:0 – After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth. 


Blame!- In the distant future, civilization has fully integrated with cybertechnology, resulting in automated cities. A virus causes these automated systems to malfunction, sending humanity to the brink of extinction as their own defenses turn on them.

Ajin: Demi-Human- Several years ago, “immortals” appeared on the battlefields of Africa. Eventually, new, rare, and unknown immortal lifeforms began popping up among humans. People began to call them “Ajin” or demi-humans. Just before summer vacation, a Japanese high school student is killed in a traffic accident on his way home. To his surprise he wakes. Normally that sounds like it would be great! However this resurrection came with a price. Literally. Now he’s on the run from all humankind who’s chasing the bounty.     

Attack on Titan– Over 100 years ago the “Titans”, a giant mindless humanoid monsters whose sole purpose seemed to be to eat the human the human race. Humanity was rapidly devoured to near extinction. The survivors then responded by constructing three concentric walls: Wall Maria, Wall Rose and Wall Sina, which aloud them a century of peace. Then one day a “Colossal Titan” far larger than any of the others seen before smashed the outer wall, allowing the other Titans to invade and forcing the survivors to retreat to the inner walls. Eren Jaeger, a boy whose mom was eaten during the invasion, vowed to wipe every last Titan off the face of the Earth, and joined the military determined to exact his revenge.

Castlevania- When Vlad Tepes’ (Dracula) wife is accused of witchcraft and burned at the stake, Dracula declares war on the citizens of Wallachia and unleashes an army of demonic creatures from hell on to them. Good thing that Trevor Belmont, last survivor of the Belmont clan, is in town and agrees to take the fight to Vlad.


Death Note- A shinigami (god of death) can kill anyone, provided they see their face and write their name in a notebook called a Death Note. Ryuk, bored whit his shinigami lifestyle, drops his Death Note into the human realm just to see what would happen with it in human hands. It falls into the hands of high school student Light Yagami. When the criminal dies immediately following an experiment with the Death Note, Light takes it upon himself to clean the world of filth and crime. Police, however, quickly discover that a someone is targeting criminals and try to catch the culprit. Japanese investigators call on the help of the best detective in the world. A man simply known as L.



The Devil Is A Part-Timer- Demon Lord Satan begins to conquer the mystical land of Ente Isla with his demon armies. However, his plans are foiled by the hero Emilia when she forcing Satan to make his swift retreat through a dimensional portal only to land in the human world. Powerless in a world without magic, Satan takes on the identity of a  human named Sadao Maou and starts working at MgRonald’s(sound familiar?) to make ends meet. His plans change when he realizes that his goal of conquering Ente Isla is just not enough as he becomes determined to climb the corporate ladder and become the ruler of Earth, one satisfied customer at a time! Ok… Full disclosure… It’s not really a horror anime…. Sue me! It as Satan in it!



 Black Butler- A young boy sells his soul to a demon in order to avenge his family’s death. The demon takes the form of a butler who’s always dressed in black and is required to protect, serve and arrive whenever summoned by his young master Ciel.



Tokyo Ghoul- Ghouls are terrifying creatures which feed on human flesh. When Kaneki is almost killed by one, he transforms into a half-ghoul, half-human hybrid and is forced to adapt to their lifestyle in order to survive.



High School Of The Dead-  Takashi Kimuro is a high school student who is forced to kill his best friend when he gets bitten and becomes one of the walking dead. Vowing to protect Rei Miyamoto, who was the girlfriend of the is best friend, they narrowly escape their school, only to be greeted by a city that has already turned. Soon the two join together with other students on a journey to find their family members and survive the apocalyps .


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