Amazon Prime has been known for its interesting movies and series. Amazon Prime is also famous for the streaming of anime movies and series. Here are the top 5 anime movies and series you can watch in Amazon Prime:
1. Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
In a small village of Amestris, there live two brothers who are brought up by their mother. Their father was a talented alchemist, and their father left the family when they were quite young. The two boys knew only the love of their mother, and they were left heartbroken when their mothe died.
Having inherited the ability for alchemy from their father, who they understand next to nothing about, the two boys trained under Izumi Curtis to improve their knowledge. After exploring the world with their teacher, the two boys returned home to bring their mother back from the dead. But, tinkering with the fundamentals of nature is never a good plan, and the boys had to pay the price for it.
One of them was obliterated while the other boy lost his limbs. Now, they choose to leave their home back and become government-sanctioned alchemists and search for the legendary Philosopher’s stone. Soon, they found that they are not the only ones searching for the stone and that the government is not informing them everything, either. Also, the past border them when they learn secrets about their father.
2. Made in Abyss
The civilization as we remember it was lost a long time ago in the world of ‘Made in Abyss.’ An island on the sea of Beoluska harbors a city that is located on the circumference of an abyss that goes deep inside the heart of the Earth. Though, no one understands how deep it goes because only a few have ever gone in there and returned to tell the story. The Abyss is the area that is residence to the remains of a civilization long gone.
Apart from the artifacts, it is also home to a strange and dangerous disease that takes over anyone who tries to go any deeper into it. Cave Raiders is a name given to the people who attempt to go into the Abyss to recover artifacts from there. Riko’s mother was one of those raiders who go in too deep and never returned. But, one day, when stuff sent by her mother are recovered, a message comes for her. Now, Riko has to go into the Abyss for her mother, acknowledging that she might never come back either.
3. Super Dimension Fortress Macross
The story of this anime begins in 1999 when an alien spacecraft accident on Earth. For ten years, the military examines the alien technology attempting to reverse engineer it so that they can make their spacecraft and weaponry of this advanced technology. After they succeed at it, a launch ceremony is carried out in which a young civilian pilot comes to test the Macross, the name given to the recently engineered spacecraft.
However, at the time of testing, some aliens enter the solar system and identify the spaceship from 1999. It turns out, it was the spacecraft of their enemies, and because it is on Earth now, the aliens think that humans are their enemies. As they advance through the Earth, the spaceship, too, identifies them and fires on them, exceeding the commands of the humans operating it. This incident leads to a fight between humans and aliens.
4. Elfen Lied
The mutation is a continuous process in evolution, and humans are not unconscious of it in the world of ‘Elfen Lied.’ The show is set in a place called Kamakura, where a newly mutated species has developed. This species has horns pointing from its head and has the strength to move things by its invisible arms. This species shows destructive tendencies towards humans and can kill them too.
However, the purpose of their violence is unattributed for, whether it’s because of something that the mutation conferred in their DNA, or was it because the humans had been testing on them for so long. The interaction of this species can occur in humans giving birth to children with this sort of mutation. One such kid was Lucy. She was held in a secret facility and tested on, but she discovered her way out and was wounded in the process while considerably hurting others as well. As the military teams are sent out to recapture Lucy, she gets refuge in the house of two brothers.
5. Madoka Magica
The story of Madoka Magica is set in a fictional town in Japan. This anime show tells the story of a middle school girl called Madoka, who gets a proposal from a magical creature to get magical powers in trade for a few responsibilities and sacrifices. The story reflects the girl’s journey and her struggle to determine whether she should accept this offer or not.
As the story reveals, we become close to the world of magic. Several girls seem to have magical powers, which become an example for Madoka to consider her pros and cons before she can determine for herself. She also found the roots of the witches who are evil creatures sought by the magic girls. Matters become even more difficult, and making a decision becomes more complicated for Madoka.