Top 10 Dubbed Horror Anime

All horror anime fans will love this anime top list, especially the casual anime fan. Many people do not have the time to read the subtitles and sometimes miss important on-screen moments but not now. Here are my favorite top horror anime dubs. These dubbed horror anime are a mix of older and newer horror anime that is at least a great start.

Top 10 Dubbed Horror Anime

  1. Danganronpa: The Animation (Danganronpa: Kibo no gakuen to zetsubo no kokosei)

    • Genres: Thriller, Detective

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    • "Danganronpa: Kibô no gakuen to zetsubô no kôkôsei - The animation" (2013)

      Synopsis: A group of 15 elite high school students are gathered at a very special, high class high school. To...
      Cast: Masaya Matsukaze, Akira Ishida, Kappei Yamaguchi, Miyuki Sawashiro, Kazuya Nakai, Kujira, Kôsuke Toriumi, Chiwa Saitô, Megumi Ogata, Yôko Hikasa
      Directors: Seiji Kishi
      Genres: Thriller, Action, Mystery, Crime, Animation
  2. Hell Girl (Jigoku shojo)

    • Genres: Supernatural, Dark, Sad

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    • "Jigoku shojo" (2005)

      AKA(s): Hell Girl
      Synopsis: When someone wants revenge, they post about it on a special website at midnight. Then Hell Girl appears to do their bidding.
      Cast: Mamiko Noto, Brina Palencia
      Directors: Takahiro Ômori, Shunji Yoshida, Harume Kosaka, Yukio Okazaki, Makoto Sokuza, Naotaka Hayashi, Daisuke Tsukushi, Shigenori Awai, Daisuke Chiba, Masatoshi Date, Keiji Gotoh, Masahiro Hosoda, Masayuki Ozeki
      Genres: Horror, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Animation
  3. Serial Experiments Lain

    • Genres: Mystery, Sci-Fi

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    • "Serial Experiments Lain" (1998)

      Synopsis: Strange events begin to occur as a withdrawn girl named Lain becomes obsessed with interconnected virtual realm of "The Wired".
      Cast: Kirk Thornton, Bridget Hoffman, Dan Martin, Sandy Fox, Brianne Brozey, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Emilie de Azevedo Brown, Jôji Nakata, Randy McPherson, Bob Buchholz
      Directors: Ryûtarô Nakamura, Lia Sargent
      Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Mystery, Animation
  4. Puella Magi Madoka Magica (Maho Shojo Madoka Magica)

    • Genres: Sci-Fi, Dark, Magica

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    • "Maho Shojo Madoka Magica" (2011)

      Synopsis: A creature named Kyubey offers to grant Madoka a wish if she becomes a 'magical girl' and fights grotesque witches. A magical girl named Homura tries to stop this agreement, and the true nature of the contract with Kyubey is revealed.
      Cast: Karen Strassman, Carrie Keranen, Ryôko Shintani, Lauren Landa, Marianne Miller, Kyle Hebert, Kaori Mizuhashi, Eri Kitamura, Carrie Savage, Yûko Gotô
      Directors: Akiyuki Shinbo, Tomoyuki Itamura, Yukihiro Miyamoto, Masahiro Mukai, Yuki Yase, Toshiaki Kidokoro, Shinichi Omata
      Genres: Thriller, Fantasy, Mystery, Animation
  5. When They Cry (Higurashi no naku koro ni)

    • Genres: Psychological, Thriller, Mystery

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    • "Higurashi no naku koro ni" (2006)

      AKA(s): When They Cry: Higurashi
      Synopsis: The story of a group of young friends and the mysterious events that occur in the rural village of Hinamizawa.
      Cast: John Snyder, Mika Kanai, Grant George, Mela Lee, Satsuki Yukino, Sôichirô Hoshi, Mai Nakahara, Yukari Tamura, Jennie Kwan, Chafûrin
      Directors: Chiaki Kon
      Genres: Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Animation
  6. Gantz

    • Genres: Gore, Action

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    • "Gantz" (2004)

      Synopsis: A group of people are resurrected from their deaths by a mysterious black ball called GANTZ to combat alien criminals hiding on Earth.
      Cast: Matt Greenfield, Mie Sonozaki, Takurou Nakakuni, Hajime Iijima, Touko Aoyama, Jason Grundy
      Directors: Ichirô Itano
      Genres: Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi, Drama, Fantasy, Animation
  7. Tokyo Ghoul

    • Genres: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action, Gore

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    • "Tokyo Ghoul" (2014)

      Synopsis: Ghouls are terrifying creatures which feed on human flesh. When Kaneki is almost killed in an attack, he transforms into a half-ghoul, half-human hybrid and is forced to adapt to their lifestyle in order to survive.
      Cast: Mamoru Miyano, Natsuki Hanae, Michelle Rojas, Sora Amamiya, Morgan Garrett, Shintaro Asanuma, Sumire Morohoshi
      Directors: Shûhei Morita
      Genres: Horror, Drama, Action, Fantasy, Animation
  8. Parasyte: The Maxim (Kiseiju: Sei no kakuritsu)

    • Genres: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Action, Gore

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    • "Kiseijû: Sei no kakuritsu" (2014)

      AKA(s): Parasyte: The Maxim
      Synopsis: The 17-year-old Izumi Shinichi lives with his mother and father in a quiet neighborhood in Tokyo. One night...
      Cast: Terri Doty, Luci Christian, Rob Mungle, Atsuko Tanaka, Hilary Haag, Masaki Aizawa, Aya Hirano, Adam Gibbs, Brittney Karbowski, Nobunaga Shimazaki
      Directors: Chie Yamashiro, Kenichi Shimizu, Yuki Inaba, Kenichi Kawamura, Michita Shiraishi
      Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi, Animation
  9. Shiki

    • Genres: Supernatural, Sad, Dark

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    • "Shiki" (2010)

      Synopsis: When many deaths occur in the quiet village of Sotoba, Doctor Toshio Ozaki initially suspects an epidemic but soon becomes convinced that something else is causing them.
      Cast: Kaoru Katakai, Keiko Kawakami, Wataru Takagi, Keiko Aki, Tôru Ohkawa, Masaaki Tsukada, Hiroaki Ishikawa, Kôji Ishii, Gackt, Daisuke Endou
      Directors: Tetsurô Amino
      Genres: Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery, Animation
  10. Another (Anaza)

    • Genres: Mystery, Thriller, Supernatural

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    • "Anazâ" (2012)

      Synopsis: Twenty-six years ago, in a third-year classroom of a middle school, there was a student named Misaki...
      Cast: Hiroaki Hirata, Atsushi Abe, Natsumi Takamori, Tomoaki Maeno, Madoka Yonezawa, Naoko Sakakibara, Kazutomi Yamamoto, Mitsuhiro Ichiki, Kozo Mito, Seiko Yoshida
      Directors: Tsutomu Mizushima, Hiroyuki Hata, Yukina Hiiro
      Genres: Horror, Drama, Mystery, Animation

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