Are you looking for some action-packed romance anime where the mc saves the girl from danger? Do you enjoy watching the hero and the heroine overcome obstacles and fall in love? If so, you are in luck, because there are plenty of anime that fit this description.
Whether it is a fantasy world, a sci-fi setting, or a modern-day scenario, you can find tons of anime where MC saves or protects the girls. However as this trope is very common among typical harem anime, we will try to avoid such stories and bring in the best mature romances.
You will be hooked by the thrilling plots, the charming characters, and the heartwarming moments. So, sit back and enjoy the ride, because these anime will make your heart skip a beat.
Let’s kick-off our saviour list with the most binge-worthy romance anime Higehiro. Even as a typical romance with plenty of fan service, this anime hits hard, which you’ll know once begin watching.
First of all, the show features the super usual salaryman who’s recently got rejected by her big oppais boss. After this unfortunate event, he stumbles upon a high school runaway girl on the street who is offering herself as a concubine if he lets her stay.
Even though he brings her along, yet my man is full of morals and tries to help instead of cashing her. If I tell you how he helps her will be a spoiler so make sure to know on your own. As a whole this is a soothing romance anime where rich girl fall in love with a mere salary man.
9: Chained Soldier
Chained Soldier is winter 2024’s one of the best ecchi action anime with a better plot and praise-worthy art style. Even though it’s a harem anime, the relation build up between the cast takes time and feels less forced.
While thinking about his career on the way home, teenager Yuuki Wakura suddenly found himself standing in a dreadful place called Mato. This place is full of horrible creatures and the boy stands no chance on surviving all by himself.
Suddenly a white hair hottie commander kicks in and saves the boy. After the rescue, he is supposed to come back however in a tide of events, he finds special powers that can be triggered by touching this white hottie.
It is like he found his career in this dystopian place and begins to help other rescue team girls by joining their team. Even though it’s harem but a little less clingy a perfectly fits for the list of romance anime where mc saves the girl or female lead.
8: Tales of Wedding Rings
Its mere name is enough to let weebs know the inner content of the show. Obviously, it is a fantasy romance with a lot of girls and a wholesome prodigy.
Satou has been in love with a hot blonde who appeared out of nowhere 10 years ago from hiding adversaries. Even though they are head over heels for each other, they don’t confess because the girl belongs to a different world.
On the 10th anniversary of their first meeting, the girl is destined to return. The question is can they make it and if yes, what tragic life is waiting for Satou in another world?
The show has been animated by a newbie studio so don’t set high hopes in terms of art style, If you can bear with it, you’re good to go.
7: My Happy Marriage
A show that is wholesome in every mean and yet failed to set the trademark just because of its pacing. My Happy Marriage is a slow-burn Shojo romance anime with a super good-looking male lead and a wholesome but unfortunate girl.
The show follows Miyo Saimori, a girl who has lost her mother and is being tormented by everyone for her uselessness. She is forced to bind her ties with a cruel man just to shun her away.
Fatefully this man turns out to be honest and trustworthy; however, Miyo’s life has a lot more uphills of life to conquer. Without any further spoiling, this is the wholesome romance anime where mc courageously saves the girl.
6: Highschool DXD
High School DxD is a hilariously lewd and exciting anime that will make you blush and cheer but make sure you watch it alone.
This anime follows Issei Hyoudou, a perverted high school student who is killed by a fallen angel on his first date. He is revived by Rias Gremory, a beautiful and powerful devil who makes him her servant.
Issei joins Rias’ team of devils, who are also his classmates and gets involved in various battles and adventures with angels, fallen angels, and other mythical beings.
Although this ecchi romance anime is hard to miss, in case you haven’t watched it, you’re missing a gem in anime.
5: The Ancient Magus Bride
How satisfying experience it would be when you’re at the end of your tether and some inhuman being comes out of nowhere to rescue you.
This anime tells the story of Chise Hatori, a teenage girl who sold herself into slavery because she felt unwanted.
She is bought by Elias Ainsworth, a magus with the head of a beast, who frees her from the chains of captivity and makes her his apprentice and future bride.
This is quite an underrated supernatural romance anime where mc saves the girl by teaching her to live life, so make sure you treasure it.
4: Vermeil In Gold
Honestly, the wholesome cliche of this romance will force you to admire ecchi shows. Everything aside busty women lovers should treasure this anime at every cost.
Alto Goldfilled is your ordinary boy trying to raise his powers by reciting an unusual spell. Fatefully a 500-year-old naked witch arrives and becomes the familiar of Alto.
With a master-servant pact like a typical ecchi romance anime, they begin climbing the magic school ranks. However, some mysterious entities are envious of their growth and willing to cause any shameless damage to see their defeat.
3: Steins Gate
Prepare to have your mind bent in the best possible way because Steins Gate is not your straightforward romance but a anime with a super complex plot.
At the center is Okabe, a scientific genius who makes an unexpected discovery – he believes he has achieved the ability to alter the past. But when strange events begin unfolding around him, he realizes changing time comes with devastating unforeseen consequences.
Okabe is thrown into a desperate race against the clock to rescue his close friend Kurisu from an unthinkable fate. Through mind-bending twists and an achingly human story of love and sacrifice, Steins;Gate will present you with a twisted romance anime where mc saves the girl in the least expected ways.
Not especially known for action rather than romance, Btooom stands out as a fast-paced thriller with a very organic romantic touch.
Btooom! pulls no punches as it transports us into a brutal game of survival. After waking alone in a mysterious forest with no memory of how he got there, Ryouta learns he’s been kidnapped and forced to compete in a deadly game where players must kill each other with special bombs.
Among other competitors is Himiko the depressed blonde who eventually forms an alliance with Ryouta and has been saved multiple times throughout the series.
1: Rascal Does Not Dream Of Bunny Girl Senpai
Can you awake nonstop stop 4 days without sleep to save your special one? Yup, it’s a tough task but our mc has achieved it and don’t ask me how.
How would you react if you saw a famous actress dressed as a bunny girl in a library, and no one else could see her? That’s what happened to our loner mc Sakuta Azusagawa, a high school student who suffers from a mysterious phenomenon called “puberty syndrome“.
He soon discovers that the bunny girl is Mai Sakurajima, his senpai and a former idol who quit showbiz. She is also afflicted by “puberty syndrome”, which makes her invisible to others as a result of her stress and insecurity.
Sakuta decides to help Mai regain her popularity and self-confidence, while also dealing with his own issues and the strange cases of other girls who have “puberty syndrome”. If you’re looking a binge-worthy romance anime with no fan service and where mc passionately saves the girl, make sure this anime shouldn’t be missed.