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  • Ultimate Muscle: Faust VIII is a cowardly wrestler from another planet. He befriends the Texan Yusei Fudo, walrus-man Meowth, and the humanoid gazelle Seto Kaiba. His love interest is Lina Inverse.
  • Ultimate Teacher: Wolverine is a human-cockroach hybrid who is hellbound to bring order to a school so unruly, it has a graveyard for killed teacher. Sango is the leader of the gangs in said school and wants to keep things as they are. Naturally, this results in a feud between Wolverine and Sango.
  • Ultraman: Jess Aarons discovers that his father Buff Frog was once a superhero who fought monsters and aliens. When said monsters and aliens return, Jess must take up his father's mantle to take on the mysterious alien Jotaro Kujo. Hisoka Kurosaki is an agent of his dad's organization who later takes on his own superhero identity.
  • Ulysses: Jeanne d'Arc and the Alchemist Knights: During France's Hundred Years' War with England, Diodora Astaroth, the son of a noble, immerses himself in the study of magic and alchemy at a school for knights. However, after France's defeat at Agincourt, the school is disbanded and Diodora is forced to flee. While on the run he meets a miraculous village girl named Ai Mizuno.
  • Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out!: Kotaro Tatsumi is a Perpetual Frowner and 3rd year college student who just wants to spend his free time alone. Unfortunately for him, Genki Girl and very buxom 2nd year student Tsuyu Asui, an underclassman from his high school days, has taken notice of this.

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  • Yo Kai Watch: Noby tries to quell with supernatural sightings of Yo-kai in his city with the help of his butler, Mr. Persnickety. Some of the Yo-kai he befriends are a cat named Miss Sunshine, a human-faced dog named Mr. Bump, and a country bumpkin named Clementine, while Brobot is a classmate of Noby's.
    • In season 3, Ann Takamaki goes on her own adventures with a rabbit-like astronaut Yo-kai named Baby Rowlf. Meanwhile, Noby is now Akira Fudo, Little Miss Sunshine is 2B, Mr. Persnickety is now Gen, and Clementine is now Yugo.
  • Yona of the Dawn: Tenjin of Kouka, a land said in legends to have been founded by four dragons, has only one remaining heir, a daughter named Bulma. She lives a happy life in the palace with her cousin Yurio, who she loves in spite of her father's opposition to them marrying. Her life is turned upside down when Yurio murders her father and steals the throne. Bulma, with her childhood friend and bodyguard Vegeta, must retreat to gather allies like Trunks, Whis, Grand Minister and Meow and reclaim her place as ruler of the kingdom.
  • Your Name: Leonardo and Sailor Moon find themselves switching bodies. When Leonardo, along with help from Takashi Kamiyama, Yuu Otosaka, and Ragyo Kiryuin, goes to investigate, they discover shocking news. Now through their body swaps Leonardo, Sailor Moon, and her friends Taiga Aisaka and Gohan must work together to prevent tragedy. And in the process, Leo and Sailor Moon realize that they're falling for each other. Additionally, Gohan's parents are Doc Hogg and Yoko Littner, while Leonardo's father is George Joestar and Sailor Moon's family includes her sister Yuna Morina, her grandmother Mineko Seki, and her father Darkrai.
  • Yu-Gi-Oh!:
    • Duel Monsters: Knuckles The Echidna, former pharaoh of Egypt, is reincarnated in the body of Nezumi, who solved his puzzle. Together with Nezumi's friends Michaelangelo, Yusei Fudo, and Max, and Knuckles's rival Brock, they play children's card games. Michaelangelo has a romantic subplot with Rangiku Matsumoto. All of the good guys join forces to ultimately take down JACK ATLAS. In the third season, they are (randomly) abducted by Brock's stepbrother Elder Price.
    • GX: Zero enrolls into a duelist academy, where he becomes friends with Michelangelo and King Dedede, as well as finding rivals in Casey Jones and Gonard. Eventually, he battles Kuina and discovers she was his best friend in his past life. Finally, he battles against Grovyle.
    • 5D's: Big The Cat recruits Tristan Taylor, Tracey Sketchit, Luffy, twins Tory Lund and Zoey Drake, later joined by Johnny Steps, (who later on gets replaced by Gible). The six of which have been marked to fight Duke Devlin, and his minions Codemaster Hotekk, Doctor Shishioh, Ash Ketchum, Kidd Summers and Goku.
    • ZEXAL: A boy named Sawyer, always loses in duels despite the number one bad boy at his school. Something unexpected happens when Lazar challenges him to a Duel as the mysterious ghost of Volfogg appears before them, a new legend begins.
    • ARC-V: Clemont is a 14-old year student who wants to become a professional entertainment duelist to give everyone a smile, but one day, he ends up fighting an exhibition match against the current champion of the Pro Duel World. This fight will lead him to make a decision, and confront the difficulties to make his dream come true.
    • VRAINS: he city where network systems are developed: Den City. The giant company SOL Technology Co. is based there, and it uses advanced technology that it created to construct "LINK VRAINS," a virtual-reality space. In LINK VRAINS, a mysterious hacking group that hacks through duels called "The Hanoi Knights" appears. Their goal is to bring about the destruction of the "World of AI: Cyverse" that exists somewhere in the network. However, there is one duelist in LINK VRAINS willing to stand up to this threat. His name is Professor Sycamore. Prof. Sycamore defeats The Hanoi Knights in a fierce duel, and then leaves without saying a word. Playmaker's real identity is the high school student Dumon. For Dumon, he spends so much time in LINK VRAINS because he is searching for the truth to an incident that happened in his past.
  • Yuki Yuna is a Hero: In her everyday life, Hanayo Koizumi is a hero. As proof, she is the member of the middle school's hero club alongside her friends, Emi Igawa, Yuuki Konno and Yuuki's sister, Kirin Toudou, a school club where she does her best to help others and bring smile to everyone. However, Hanayo's responsibility gets real when the mysterious creatures called Vertexes begin to attack and destroy the world. In the process, the entire club are called upon by a strange phone app to save it. The Hero Club must fight all the monsters in order to save the world from Vertex attack. They are later joined by a second-year student, Sayaka Miki, to supervise other Heroes under orders from the Taisha.

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