A reverse harem includes three or more characters who potentially show romantic interest in a female protagonist. The sex, gender, or orientation of the harem members is irrelevant as long as they exclusively, or at least primarily, are vying for the affections of the same individual - who may or may not reciprocate towards one, several. in other reverse harem animes the lead is usually at the same level or above the male characters so i was a bit disappointed with this one. It also helped the tsundere character have a reason to bully her throughout the show. If you can get past this one hiccup, it really is a cute show to watch. how great was the harem genre in anime last 2017? It was great, but not outstanding! 2017 presented new titles from the genre. However, not all of them amassed unanimous acceptance in being truly striking. The genre itself has waned in popularity throughout the years. Still, some particular titles manage to shine from time to time. reverse harem animes are usually packed full of drama, most of this lacks so. I am curious of why bonjour sweet love patisserie was not included in this list or as a bonus. It may have short episodes but this shows how the passion is formed where as most lacking harem (or reverse harem) animes just show a build up. Uta noprince-sama maji love 2000 shining star xmas (2013). For 2016, we had more or less confirmed 9 reverse harem animes and with just two based from mangas, kiss him, not me and the second cour of akagami no shirayuki-hime and one multimedia project like b-project. Also check out reverse harem gardens facebook account for christmas twitter icons from nil admirari,. Tokimeki restaurant and library cross infinite animes, nil admirari no tenbin pv and more! Otome game, tokimeki restaurant , will have movie version titled, tokimeki restaurant miracle 6. Fushigi yuugi (mysterious play) (1995-1996) one of the og reverse harems out there, fushigi yuugi still makes it on our reverse harem anime 2018 list because its a classic, and has doubtless inspired several of the newer animes in this list. Junior high students miaka and yu are doing research in the library when they are transported into the world inside a mysterious book. we need more reverse harem animes, its sad how theres not much boys love and reverse harem animes. Update you should add b-project, its a reverse harem anime. this reverse harem anime is full of war drama with a pinch of romance. So if you are looking for a lighthearted and comedy filled series, then i dont recommend watching this series. With deep ancient plot and war overtones, this anime is a unique one among the reverse harem anime.