Anime, and art in general, walks a fine line between reality and fiction. However very few anime stand on the line and examine both the sides. While anime such as Ghost in the Shell, Parasyte or even Attack on Titan, explore the different shades of human morality and makes us ask deep questions about life. There are very few anime that do so while making us laugh. Caught in the mundane and misery of life, but still sprinkled with off beat comedy and the chaotic introspection of their serious counterparts. Here are 5 anime, that would find home among the classics of western literature.
“Out of clutter, find simplicity. From discord, find harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”