We all need extra inspiration and motivation at times in our lives. Whether you are thinking about learning a new hobby, trying to maintain a positive outlook, or just want to feel pumped, these are the anime that will light a fire under you!
1Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
Kamina has more than enough hot-blooded passion and charm to motivate anyone to aim for the stars – literally! So strap into your Lagann unit and believe in the Kamina that believes in you.
2Great Teacher Onizuka
Who says teachers have to be saints in order to mold their students into functional members of society? Onizuka is a former gang member who got into teaching to chase hot moms, but he still manages to drop street logic on his delinquent class.
A broken heart can either destroy your soul or give you the motivation to rebuild yourself. Kyoko Mogami uses her ex-boyfriend’s betrayal as fuel to become an excellent idol manager – it’s the anime version of getting sexy to show up a hateful ex!
Boxers thrive on self-motivation, intense training, and beating their opponents to a pulp! Ippo is a relatable protagonist: he’s constantly bullied and turns to boxing to build up confidence and physical strength.
Sometimes, you need to take a step back from your pursuits to enjoy the simpler things in life, like family and friends. Even after you’ve failed harder and feel like a shell of a human being.
Relationships can be tricky, especially when different personalities and egos clash. However, if you always keep an open mind and help others feel appreciated, life can start improving day by day through the people you meet.
Being a creator is tough work, especially if your goal is to produce the greatest manga in Weekly Shounen Jump. Moritaka and Akito’s creative journey reflects the highs and lows of creators Ohba and Obata, who are internationally known for creating Death Note.
What anime has inspired you the most?