I have listed the 20 best romance anime on Hulu in 2022.
Do you want sad moments of romance that will upset you deeply? Maybe you are looking for romantic love triangles that will draw you in? Or romantic moments that will make you laugh out loud? No matter what you want, they’re all in this ‘romance anime on Hulu‘ list, enjoy.
MAL Score: 8.66
Genres: Romance, Music, School
Romance Anime on Hulu #1
Kousei Arima is an outstanding pianist praised even by accomplished musicians. However, when his mother dies unexpectedly, Arima has a hard time coping with it and he cannot hear the sound of his piano due to the trauma he has experienced.
As Arima’s life gets worse, he meets a beautiful violinist, Kaori Miyazono, who encourages his to play the piano and enters a competition with him. All of this helps get Arima out of his depression, but Kaori is hiding a harsh truth that could push his back to the limit.
MAL Score: 8.00
Genres: Drama, Slice of Life
Sawako Kuronuma is a 15-year-old girl who was ostracized for looking like Sadako, the ghost girl from The Ring. Because of the rumors about her, everyone is afraid of her and they call her Sadako.
But everything changes when Kazehaya, a popular boy, starts talking to her. The two become friends, Sawako makes new friends and talks to different people, and a love affair sprouts between the two as she and Kazehaya slowly overcome difficulties.
MAL Score: 8.08
Genres: Comedy, Fantasy, Supernatural
Nanami, a homeless high school student, “saves” a strange man named Mikage from dogs. To thank her, Mikage gives her his house to stay and draws a map showing how to get there. When Nanami arrives at the described place, she encounters a ruined shrine, where she is greeted as the land god of the shrine.
MAL Score: 8.16
Genres: Reverse Harem, Comedy
Haruhi is a scholarship student at Ouran Academy. She enters the Ouran Academy Host Club’s assembly area and is forced to pay off her debt by working as the club’s footman after accidentally breaking a valuable vase. Haruhi is soon made Host, but to pay off her debt, Haruhi must let the Host Club keep believing when her clients think she’s a man.
MAL Score: 7.43
Genres: Drama, School
Ever since Mei was wrongfully accused by her so-called friends in elementary school, she has stayed away from people to avoid getting hurt, believing that sooner or later the friends will betray and disappoint each other. But her life changes since she meets Yamato Kurosawa, a popular student.
Mei makes new friends and realizes she has feelings for Yamato, and the two become lovers when she realizes that their feelings are mutual. But Mei has trouble adjusting to this new lifestyle.
MAL Score: 8.22
Genres: Fantasy, Love Polygon, Drama
After her mother dies, 15-year-old Tohru Honda finds herself living with the Sohma family of 3 cousins: Tohru later learns that the Sohma family has a secret, when an opposite sex hugs a member of the Sohma family or gets tired, they turn into the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac.
Romance Anime on Hulu #7
MAL Score: 8.02
Genres: Comedy, School
Seika High School, once a boys’ high school and notorious for its rowdy students, has recently become a coeducational school. However, even after it became a coeducational school, it remains a wild place and a feared place for female students. Misaki Ayuzawa sets out to make school a better place for the minority girl population.
While Misaki Ayuzawa is known for being a nervous, dictator among men, she is famous among girls as a beacon of hope for girls. Takumi Usui, for all her tough looks, sees Misaki working part-time at a restaurant to support her family, putting Misaki’s hard-won image in jeopardy.
MAL Score: 7.77
Genres: Fantasy, Drama
Shirayuki is a beautiful young girl who was born with apple red hair. One day, she is noticed by the stupid Prince of Tanbarun, Raji, who falls in love with her at first sight and orders her to be his concubine.
Shirayuki does not give up her freedom, cuts her hair and runs away to the forest, and settles in the neighboring country with the help of Zen, the 2nd prince of the neighboring country. There they form friendships and support each other with Zen as enemies form.
MAL Score: 8.41
Genres: Comedy, Psychological, Romantic Subtext
The two geniuses are in love with Shirogane and Kagu, but both are too proud to admit they fell in love first, so they each make high-level and clever plans to get a love confession from the other; For them, love is war.
10- Devil’s Line
MAL Score: 6.83
Genres: Drama, Seinen, Action
In the Devils Line universe, bloodthirsty demons (vampires) and humans live together. One day, when Taira, a Human girl, is attacked by a demon, she is rescued by a half-demon half-human Anzai working for the police force. Anzai refuses to drink blood and wants to use his demon power to save sentient beings.
11- Yona of the Dawn
MAL Score: 8.03
Genres: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Shoujo
Yona is a princess in the Kouka Kingdom who lives happily and safely in the palace with her father and friends. But when her sixteenth birthday arrives, she realizes that the kingdom is no longer safe for her, the emperor is killed, the throne is seized, and now Yona must flee to survive. Yona escapes into the wilderness and vows to do anything to gain the strength to crush her enemies and take back the kingdom one day.
MAL Score: 8.27
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Supernatural
Sakuta Azusagawa’s life takes a turn for the unexpected when he meets teenage actress Mai Sakurajima, dressed as a bunny girl, wandering through a library and not being noticed by anyone else there. Mai is intrigued that Sakuta is the only one who can see her, as other people are unable to see her, even when she is dressing normally or attempting to stay away from celebrity life. Calling this phenomenon “Adolescence Syndrome”, Sakuta decides to solve this mystery, while continuing to get closer to Mai and meeting other girls who suffer from “Adolescence Syndrome” as well. / Wikipedia
13- Vampire Knight
MAL Score: 6.91
Genres: Drama, Love Polygon, Mystery
On a stormy night 10 years ago, Yuuki was rescued from a vampire attack by Kaname Kuran, a pure-blooded vampire. Yuuki’s earliest memory is Kaname saving her, she cannot remember the past.
Ten years later, Yuki is the adopted daughter of Cross Academy director Kaien Cross and is a member of the disciplinary committee of the academy where vampires and humans are trained. A secret from the past soon risks ruining the fragile peace at the academy, and things may never be the same again.
14- Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?
MAL Score: 7.56
Genres: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
In the city of Orario, where adventurers hunt monsters in a place called Dungeon, Bell Cranel’s life was saved by a swordswoman, who is then become the source of Bell’s determination to get stronger. Commonly known as the “Dungeon,” the city of Orario possesses a huge labyrinth in the underground. / IMDB
Romance Anime on Hulu – #15
MAL Score: 8.21
Genres: School, Shounen
Kyoko Hori is popular in high school unlike her nerdy classmate Izumi Miyamura, but Hori is a homebody who, despite hiding from her classmates, is the parent of her younger brother Souta.
One day, when Souta comes home with a bleeding nose, she is accompanied by a friendly man with many piercings. Hori is surprised when she realizes that this man is Miyamura. The two agree to help each other hide their true selves from their classmates.
Romance Anime on Hulu – #16
MAL Score: 7.45
Genres: Comedy, Shoujo
Kotoko Aihara confesses to a smart and handsome boy named Naoki that she has loved him since she saw him on his first day of high school, but Naoki, a “super-ikemen” (handsome male), quickly rejects her. When Kotoko’s house is destroyed in the earthquake, she and her father stay at the house of her father’s childhood friend – Naoki’s father – while their new home is being built.
17- Plastic Memories
MAL Score: 7.92
Genres: Sci-Fi, Drama
Plastic Memories takes place in the near future where there are androids that look exactly like humans. SAI Corp android company has introduced a new android model called Giftia which is the most humanoid android ever. If Giftias expire at 9 years and 4 months, Giftias experience personality disintegration, memory loss, and bursts of violence. There is a team called Terminal Services to retrieve expired Giftias from their owners and erase their memories.
Working in Terminal Services, Tsukasa Mizugaki falls in love with a Giftia named Isla, and Isla’s life of 9 months and 4 months is about to come to an end.
Romance Anime on Hulu – #18
MAL Score: 8.01
Genres: School, Supernatural
Tomoya Okazaki’s mother died when he was younger and his father has been addicted to alcohol and gambling since his mother died. Tomoya’s lack of mother and distance from his father makes him delinquent over time.
Tomoya finds his life boring and believes it will never make sense, one day on his way to school, Tomoya passes by a strange young girl mumbling to herself due to an illness, his life takes a new and better direction after Tomoya meets her.
19- My Love Story
MAL Score: 7.91
Genres: Comedy, Shoujo
The story follows Takeo Gōda, a tall and muscular high school student who does not have much luck with women, as every girl he likes ends up falling for his best friend, Makoto Sunakawa, who is charming and good-looking. / Wikipedia