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Shoutouts to History (Anime)

These anime feature characters, places and things that have been inspired by real-world history. This might include characters with famous names but have little connection to their real-world counterpart, characters with the abilities or spirit of a famous figure, or a plot that mirrors real-world events.
1 Azur Lane

Azur Lane

2 Azur Lane: Slow Ahead!

Azur Lane: Slow Ahead!

3 Bakumatsu Rock: Mystery! Onsen Kaijiken ze yo!!

Bakumatsu Rock: Mystery! Onsen Kaijiken ze yo!!

Bakumatsu-era Japan is re-imagined as a Jidaigeki theme-park with rock-stars and lame music. It's the onsen episode, guys!

4 Battle Girls: Time Paradox

Battle Girls: Time Paradox

5 Beyblade

Beyblade

6 Black Butler

Black Butler

7 Black Butler 2 Specials

Black Butler 2 Specials

8 Black Butler 2

Black Butler 2

9 Black Butler: Book of Circus

Black Butler: Book of Circus

10 Black Butler: Book of Murder

Black Butler: Book of Murder

11 Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic

Black Butler: Book of the Atlantic

12 Black Butler: His Butler, Performer

Black Butler: His Butler, Performer

13 Black Butler Picture Drama

Black Butler Picture Drama

14 Black Butler Recap

Black Butler Recap

15 Blood+

Blood+

16 Bungo and Alchemist: Gears of Judgement

Bungo and Alchemist: Gears of Judgement

A bunch of famous authors come together to fight evil.

17 Bungo Stray Dogs

Bungo Stray Dogs

To quote Wikipedia: 'The manga originated from Asagiri's idea to gather multiple famous late authors and draw them as young adults and teenagers with supernatural powers.'

18 Bungo Stray Dogs 2nd Season

Bungo Stray Dogs 2nd Season

19 Bungo Stray Dogs 3rd Season

Bungo Stray Dogs 3rd Season

20 Bungo Stray Dogs: Walking Alone

Bungo Stray Dogs: Walking Alone

21 Bungo Stray Dogs Movie: Dead Apple

Bungo Stray Dogs Movie: Dead Apple

22 Case File nº221: Kabukicho

Case File nº221: Kabukicho

More Shoutout to Fiction: All the main characters are expys of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous detective duo. Also, Mrs. Hudson is an okama, which is something.

23 Code: Realize ~Guardian of Rebirth~

Code: Realize ~Guardian of Rebirth~

24 Dance in the Vampire Bund

Dance in the Vampire Bund

25 Dance in the Vampire Bund Recap

Dance in the Vampire Bund Recap

26 Drifters

Drifters

27 Drifters: Kokuou-sama Goranshin

Drifters: Kokuou-sama Goranshin

28 Drifters: Kokuou-sama Goranshin OVA

Drifters: Kokuou-sama Goranshin OVA

29 Drifters: Special Edition

Drifters: Special Edition

30 Drifters OVA

Drifters OVA

31 Drifters Specials

Drifters Specials

32 Fate/Apocrypha

Fate/Apocrypha

Features 'Servants', spirits of famous heroes and viliains from throughout history. As to why they're mostly genderbent or moefied... no-one knows.

33 Fate/Apocrypha: Seihai Daisen Kaimaku-hen

Fate/Apocrypha: Seihai Daisen Kaimaku-hen

34 Fate/Apocrypha: Seihai Taisen Douran-hen

Fate/Apocrypha: Seihai Taisen Douran-hen

35 Fate/Extra Last Encore

Fate/Extra Last Encore

36 Fate/Extra Last Encore: Illustrias Geocentric Theory

Fate/Extra Last Encore: Illustrias Geocentric Theory

37 Fate/Grand Order -Divine Realm of the Round Table: Camelot- Paladin; Agateram

Fate/Grand Order -Divine Realm of the Round Table: Camelot- Paladin; Agateram

38 Fate/Grand Order -Divine Realm of the Round Table: Camelot- Wandering; Agateram

Fate/Grand Order -Divine Realm of the Round Table: Camelot- Wandering; Agateram

39 Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front - Babylonia

Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front - Babylonia

40 Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front - Babylonia - Initium Iter

Fate/Grand Order: Absolute Demonic Front - Babylonia - Initium Iter

41 Fate/Grand Order: First Order

Fate/Grand Order: First Order

42 Fate/Grand Order: Moonlight/Lostroom

Fate/Grand Order: Moonlight/Lostroom

43 Fate/Grand Order: Servant Summer Festival! Announcement CM

Fate/Grand Order: Servant Summer Festival! Announcement CM

44 Fate/Grand Order x Himuro no Tenchi: 7-nin no Saikyou Ijin-hen

Fate/Grand Order x Himuro no Tenchi: 7-nin no Saikyou Ijin-hen

45 Fate/Prototype

Fate/Prototype

46 Fate/stay night

Fate/stay night

47 Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel I. presage flower

Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel I. presage flower

48 Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel II. lost butterfly

Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel II. lost butterfly

49 Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel III. spring song

Fate/stay night: Heaven's Feel III. spring song

50 Fate/stay night: TV reproduction

Fate/stay night: TV reproduction

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nezuka Apr 14, 2021

hi, correct me if I'm wrong but I believe Azur Lane should be on this list as well as another ship girl anime like Kancolle? 

WriteAndWrong Jul 10, 2020

Hetalia should be on this list.

Ontos Jul 3, 2020

ummm... where the hell is Girls Und Panzer? lots of stuff missing.