You know why we love elon musk aside from the fact that he’s an anime fan he was bullied at school and later on became a billionaire, now that’s a great story of redemption.
those guys who bullied him probably feel stupid now that’s definitely a great story of a great man.
so today we’ll be discussing 10 anime where the mc is exiled or abandoned but later redeems himself by becoming severely op.
Best Isekai Anime Where Mc Starts Weak And Becomes Op In 2022
it follows the story of a young 17 year old otaku hajime nagumo whose life is completely changed when he and his class fellows are transferred to a fantasy world to save all of mankind.
his class fellows are skilled in both defense and offense however hajime is quite unfortunate as he only possesses transmutation skills.
he is also frequently made fun of because of his inferior abilities, as if being bullied wasn’t enough hajime was also betrayed by one of his class fellows who plummed him into the bottom of an abyss.
luckily however he survives the fall and meets a vampire named yui, together they begin their journey to help hajime find his way back home.
but you’ll see how as the story progresses hajime ends up becoming a foe not to be messed around with the spotlight of the enemy is hajime himself as his character is fascinating to watch, because to survive he has no choice but to abandon his humanity.
this unique aspect of the enemy deserves gives it a spot on the list.
9. Kaze no stigma
No stigma ever had a conflict with your parents because they wanted you to be someone you’re not, well if that’s the case you’ll find the next anime cassie no stigma quite relatable.
it follows the story of kazuma yagami who isn’t related to the light yagami from death note if you’re wondering.
who is exiled from the kanagi household for not being able to use fire because he was a user of fujitsu, in other words he could control the wind. after four years of exile kazuma returns to his home as a more reliable person than ever before and ready to prove himself as more than just a worthy member.
however things had changed as several kanagi members were killed by wind users making kazuma a suspect. the protagonist not only has to prove his innocence but also his worth to the family.
if you’re interested in great fantasy battles coupled with romance then this anime is well worth your time.
8. Rakudai Kishi no Cavalry.
in the world of this enemy some humans possess the ability to form weapons with their souls, they are known as blazers. the anime follows the story of ikikirogani who is a f-ranked blazer that accidentally sees stellar vermilion completely naked.
infuriated by the event stella challenges iki to a one-on-one duel the stakes are high because the loser will become the slave of the winner.
but somehow iki manages to win the fight this may seem like a typical harem anime on the surface where the protagonist scores the girl in the beginning.
still on the contrary they actually start developing romantic feelings for each other and become closer to each other after the duel.
in a typical romance show the actual romance is left for later on in the series making this a breath of fresh air. they both aim to become stronger together and along the way develop a romantic relationship with each other.
this anime has a decent plot but the most attractive thing about the show are the fights which will keep you glued to your screen which is why this anime deserves a spot on the list.
7. Tate no Yuusha
the next anime on our list is also known as the rising of the shield hero.
and as you can probably guess by the title the protagonist wields a shield as his primary weapon. just like captain america.
so yeah if you like his fighting style this fantasy anime might be the one for you.
anyways in the world of this anime four cardinal heroes were selected from modern day japan and summon to the kingdom of mel romak in a fantasy world. the four heroes are bestowed with a sword spear bow and shield to defeat the wave of enemies.
the enemy follows the story of naogumi iwantani who was given the shield which made him weak in offensive style combat.
to make matters worse a girl named malty malromack falsely accused him of trying to take advantage of her tarnishing his reputation completely.
our protagonist then sets off to become stronger to regain his status by becoming the strongest warrior alive and you know what they say a good defense is the best offense.
the anime has pretty decent fights and since now gumi uses a shield in combat this makes the fight scenes quite unique.
it also has fascinating characters making it an enjoyable watch and deserving it a spot on the list.
6. Code Geass
think the next enemy on our list is one of those that needs no introduction and it’s the one and only code geass.
in the world of code geist the holy britannian empire has taken over nearly one third of the world including japan during the war with japan the emperor’s wife was killed and attacked by some enemies.
the protagonist lelouch who was a small boy then confronted the emperor his father saying how could he let the empress die.
and as a responsible father he exiled his son to japan for talking to him in a disrespectful tone despite being so weak and frail.
the loach ends up bearing a grudge for the entire britannian empire and swears to bring it to its knees one day.
years later he meets a girl who gives him the power of gays with it lelouch can twist a man’s will after acquiring this power he sets in motion his plan to conquer the entire britannian nation by forging an army of his own.
this enemy has a great plot characters and some romance along with amazing mecha fights.
it definitely is a show everyone should watch at least once in their lifetime.
5. Tower of God
the next enemy on our list is the tower of god in the world of this enemy a tower summons specially selected people known as regulars and promise that their deepest desires will be fulfilled if they reach the top of the tower.
the anime follows the story of a boy named 25th ben who has lived his entire life in a dark cave with no knowledge of the outside civilization.
one day he meets a girl named rachel who befriends him and shows him the outside world.
rachel is actually one of the regulars and tells our protagonists that she must venture to the top of the town. she was the first friend our protagonist had made so he decided to follow her despite not being a regular himself.
although the protagonist doesn’t gain any superior power in the first season there will undoubtedly be a surprise waiting for you in the second season.
initially the story may not seem complicated however as more and more mystery of the tower is revealed throughout the anime, the more interesting the anime becomes.
the characters and their development are pretty decent as well deserving this anime a spot on the list.
4. Bakemono no ko
the next anime or rather should i say movie on our list is bakemononuko also known as the boy and the beast.
the anime follows the story of a young boy named kumatsu who discovers a portal that leads him to the beast world where everyone is some sort of animal who can walk and talk.
in the beast world he stumbles upon the intimidating kumatetsu who is training for the tournament of jutangai.
the winner of the competition becomes a lord and you also earn the right to reincarnate yourself into whatever you want to be.
the story becomes of the boy and the beast who train with each other to grow stronger. one of the things to love about this movie is the vast number of underlying themes discussed in it it dives deep into issues like friendship parenthood and some dark problems as well.
as if that wasn’t enough the icing on the cake is that the animation is also top notch. so this anime definitely deserves a spot on the list.
3. Vinland Saga
the next anime on our list is the one and only vinland sega.
it follows the story of a boy named thoraphin who grew up listening to the tales of a sailor who traveled far distances and discovered finland a land where there was always greener and fertility unlike the place where he was born known as iceland where it is always cold.
as therafin grew up the war between england and danes grew worse with each passing year.
the mercenary vikings seemed to enjoy the war as it gave them a chance to earn glory and money, thorophin must rise stronger to avenge his father who was murdered by asclad.
this is one of those animes everyone should watch at least once in his or her lifetime.
all the characters are likable and have ideologies of their own even the antagonists. the plot also gets interesting as the political conditions are discussed, making it an anime well worth your time and deserving at a spot on the list.
2. Tokyo Ravens
the next anime on our list is tokyo ravens.
in the world of this anime the japanese used the on my odoi magic to gain superiority in the war but no significant power comes without consequences of its own.
japan was quickly defeated after the revered on myouji yakuyu tsuchimikaro caused a tremendous spiritual disaster.
as a result of the destruction the on mayo agency was made to combat the demons that would make their way into the human world.
the anime follows the story of harutora who does not have the power to control magic, so he decides to lead a simple and peaceful life.
however when he realizes that some people are trying to control the omayo udoyo magic once again he decides to oppose them and despite not having any supernatural abilities initially, he later develops into an extremely op protagonist as the siri progresses.
after a few episodes you’ll realize that the story is well thought out and unique even though the first impression it gives off is that of an ordinary fantasy show.
there is also a significant plot twist waiting ahead in the series for the audience that would blow their minds.
1. The Irregular at Magic High School
the last enemy on our list comes with a one-of-a-kind setup as in the dawn of the 21st century magic is no longer thought of something that is beyond the understanding of human beings.
people in the anime study magic just like anyone would study physics or any other ordinary subject.
the anime follows the story of our protagonist tatsuya who has enrolled in the first year of high school, however he is actually enrolled in the second course.
where the school dumps its students who aren’t very talented in magic.
even though his practical test scores labels him as an inferior student he is actually quite gifted in the physical aspect.
he also holds a lot of potential for magical growth which he realizes later on in the series. though this anime is quite a few tropes that some people might not like overall we think it’s well worth the time of people who are interested in the fantasy genre.
the protagonist is very calm and apathetic and all the other characters also have great features that make them likable deserving it a spot on the list.
well folks that’s it for our list today hope you like the list and make sure to drop down yours if you disagree with ours and if you’re looking for more amazing content like this make sure to subscribe and press the bell icon if you haven’t already.