Top 10 Best Slice of Life Comedy Anime to Relax and Laugh

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Slice of life is anime genre that can make us relax and don't need to think hard with complicated stories. Combining it with comedy will be perfect entertainment for us.

Slice of life itself is a genre that is more like melodrama than drama, combined with the large numbers of dramatic and comedic events in short spans. It's usually focuses on school, which is the most dominant force in young people's lives, including their interpersonal relationship both in and out of their families.


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It's can make you relax, with more comedy element, it would be perfect. Relaxing, entertaining, make us laugh and sometimes cry, here we pick the best for you.

1. Daily Lives of Highschool Boys

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Danshi Koukousei no Nichijou  January 10, 2012

The daily lives of Tadakuni, Hidenori Tabata and Yoshitake Tanaka of Sanada North Boys High school and their various interactions with other students of and around their school and their coming of age endeavors.

2. The Pet Girl of Sakurasou

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Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo  October 9, 2012

The daily lives of Kanda Sorata in the Sakura Dormitory after being kicked out from normal dorm for keep straying cat. In there, he meet weird people like hikikomori, otaku, and playboy. Then, he meet with weird girl who lack of common sense and living ability, Shiina Mashiro.

3. Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun

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Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun  July 7, 2014

The daily lives of Chiyo Sakura, high school student who has a crush on schoolmate Nozaki Umetarou. When she confesses her love to him, he mistakes her for a fan and gives autograph. When she says she want to be with him, he invities her to his house and many funny thigns happen.

4. The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior

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Bokura wa Minna Kawaisou  April 4, 2014

The daily lives of Kazunari Usa. He gets enjoy living on his own. But his mother makes him stay at Kawai Complex, a boarding house full of weird people like masochist guy, buxom office lady who has terrible luck with men, and predatory college student.

Side Story: The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior: Shino-san and I, The Kawai Complex Guide to Manors and Hostel Behavior: First Time

5. Working!!

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Wagnaria!!  April 4, 2010

The unusual daily lives of employees at one of the units of the Wagnaria family restaurant chain. The main character is Takanashi Souta who enamored by small and cute things, and thus favors Popura over other employees due to her appearance.

Sequels: Working'!!, Working!!!, WWW Working!!

6. Servant X Service

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July 5, 2013

The daily lives of employees in a government office of Mitsuba. The story centers on Lucy who have very very long name, Hasebe who asking for email address of any girls he meet, Saya who tends to keep her opinions of other people to herself and all people around of them.

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7. The Minami Family

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Minami-ke  October 8, 2007

A slice of life comedy about the day-to-day life of the Minami family, sisters Haruka, Kana, and Chiaki. Despite the three sisters live alone, they always have guests every day. This actually just a normal life story about three sisters, their friends and schoolmates.

Sequels: Minami-ke Okawari, Minami-ke Okaeri, Minami-ke Tadaima

8. Seitokai Yakuindomo

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SYD – July 4, 2010

Takatoshi Tsuda attends Ōsai Academy, a high school that, due to declining birth rates, is converted from an all-girl school to a co-ed school (with a male-to-female ratio of 28:524). On his first day, he is forcibly recruited into the student council as the vice-president and sole male representative. The story follows Tsuda and the student council as they interact with each other and their schoolmates.

Sequels: Seitokai Yakuindomo*
Movie: Seitokai Yakuindomo Movie

9. Engaged to Unidentified

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Mikakunin de Shinkoukei – January 9, 2014

Kobeni Yonomori is a high school girl who lives with her mother and older sister Benio. Upon turning sixteen, Kobeni is shocked to learn that, due to an arrangement by her late grandfather, she is engaged to a boy named Hakuya Mitsumine who, along with his little sister Mashiro, come to live with Kobeni.

As Kobeni spends time adjusting to this new family, she learns there is more to Hakuya and Mashiro than meets the eye. Soon, Kobeni's life becomes a bit more interesting between having a fiancé, a new sister-in-law, and a crazy sister.

10. Watamote

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WataMote: No Matter How I Look At It, It's You Guys' Fault I'm Unpopular! – July 9, 2013

The daily lives of Tomoko Kuroki who believed that she would become popular upon entering high school because inspired by otome games. In reality, she has become an sociable loner and she is forced to take a long hard look at herself for the first time in years.