Generic anime like Classroom for Heroes isn’t that hard to come by. But you may wonder what’s next to pick up to scratch the itch it left behind. Luckily, a handful of anime shows can help you out with that.
For those who haven’t seen it, here’s the synopsis:
Once upon a time, a nasty Demon Lord wreaked havoc worldwide. Then, bam! A Hero put the smackdown on the demon and saved the day. But that’s not all – the Hero went all school founder and created Rosewood Academy. This place is like a hero boot camp, where only the cream of the crop gets in.
Now, meet Arnest Flaming, the top dog at the academy with a major sense of duty. They even call her the “Empress of Flames.” One day, in walks Blade, a super chill new kid with powers that match Arnest’s. Sounds cool, right? Well, Arnest? Not a fan. The King himself asks her to babysit Blade, and that’s when things get really interesting.
10. Bladedance of Elementalers
Ever wondered about an academy where magic and swords go hand in hand? Bladedance of Elementalers offers a blend of elemental magic, sword fights, and a bit of mystery.
Echoing the elemental mastery of Classroom for Heroes, this anime series showcases students wielding magic and blades, dancing through trials and battles in an academy that holds secrets untold.
09. Sky Wizards Academy
What if I told you there’s an anime where the battleground isn’t just against monsters, but against your own doubts and fears? Sky Wizards Academy is set in a world haunted by ‘The Filth,’ and it’s up to a seasoned hero and a spirited rookie to stand against both external threats and inner turmoil.
If you’re a fan of Classroom for Heroes, you’ll enjoy the blend of gripping battles, character development, and a touch of whimsy that this series brings.
08. Absolute Duo
Absolute Duo delivers a double whammy of weapons and soul-deep bonds. It’s set in an academy where students wield weapons connected to their very essence, forming unbreakable connections in the heat of battle.
If you liked the camaraderie and fierce determination that fuel Rosewood Academy, you’ll relish the pulse-pounding action, friendships forged in combat, and a dash of romance that this anime offers.
07. Trinity Seven
When magic users’ worlds collapse, a hero must team up with seven enchanting mages to restore reality. Think of Rosewood Academy’s alliances mixed with spellbinding camaraderie and a pinch of cheeky humor.
If you’re intrigued by a tale of magical misfits uniting against impending doom, sprinkled with witty banter and explosive powers, this anime will keep you hooked.
06. World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman
World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman is like the cool cousin of Classroom for Heroes. It has students who remember past lives and rock the skills of legendary heroes. Pretty wild, right?
Similar to Classroom for Heroes, World Break serves up a mix of action, friendship vibes, and the classic showdown between good and evil. It’s kinda like Arnest’s whole drive to be the best, but now there is a bunch of reborn heroes dealing with their own crazy powers and past lives.
05. Akashic Records of Bastard Magic Instructor
Glenn Radars, a laid-back and seemingly lazy magic instructor, lands a gig at a prestigious magical academy. But this isn’t your typical mentor story. Glenn’s got a mysterious past, hidden powers, and a knack for turning conventional wisdom on its head.
Just like Classroom for Heroes, this anime serves up a blend of magic, action, and the never-ending quest for self-discovery. You’ll find a mix of intense battles, powerful friendships, and characters who challenge expectations.
04. Asterisk War
Asterisk War is all about crazy powerful students duking it out in academies that are basically arenas. It’s as if the heroes from Classroom for Heroes swapped books for superpowers and went all-out in battles.
If you’re up for some seriously flashy fights, intense rivalries, and a sprinkle of romance, this one’s calling your name.
03. Chivalry of a Failed Knight
Ever thought about a world where being a knight isn’t about your lineage but your guts and sword skills? That’s the vibe in Chivalry of a Failed Knight. Our hero isn’t the fancy-schmancy type, but he’s got a heart and a wicked blade.
Like Classroom for Heroes, Chivalry of a Failed Knight features students with extraordinary powers enrolling in academies to train and compete against each other.
02. Blue Exorcist
Demons, anyone? Meet a hero who finds out he’s got a devilish heritage and decides to kick some demon butt. Just like Arnest’s fiery spirit, he battles his own inner flames while tackling real monsters.
If you dig heroes facing off against both their own demons and the spooky ones, this anime is gonna be your jam.
01. The Irregular at Magic High School
So, imagine a world where magic isn’t just a party trick – it’s everything. Our lead in The Irregular at Magic High School isn’t your typical spell-flinger; he’s an underdog with skills that’ll blow your mind. Think of Classroom for Heroes but with a magical twist and a hint of sibling drama.
Magic, action, and a splash of family dynamics? You’re in for a treat.