Love is in the air! Come embrace this bubbly and fluffy Valentine’s Day with these incredibly cute anime, manga, and visual novels.
1. Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun
Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kunis the PERFECT anime for Valentine’s Day. It’s filled with cute couples having fun together and you’ll laugh at many of the jokes. A perfect show to watch with your SO or even alone!
2. Kaguya-sama: Love is War
More so the manga since there’s so much more content showcasing Kaguya and Miyuki trying to coax a confession from each other. Who knew mind games could be so adorable?
3. Kimi ni Todoke
Kimi ni Todoke is an easy-going romance that centers around the misunderstood Sawako and the popular Shouta. You’ll laugh at how people mistake Sawako for the girl from The Ring, but your heart will melt as she starts to open up to others.
4. Ore Monogatari!!
Takeo is not your typical romantic lead. He’s a big oaf with a heart of gold, but many girls are intimidated by his large stature — well, except for Rinko. You’ll swoon as they go on dates and work through their relationship.
5. Booty Calls
Okay, so not many people eroge for the cuteness. Booty Calls tasks you with collecting phone numbers and pursuing nightly rendezvous. Oh, and the game is hilarious! The writing team pokes fun at common eroge scenarios and you get to pick some quality dialogue choices! Plus, fans can get a special outfit for their favorite character.
6. Nodame Cantabile
What do you get when two college students who love classical music? Well, not much at first! While Nodame instantly falls in love with Shinichi, he is too hung up on Nodame’s flaws and is frustrated with not being able to travel to Europe. It’s a rocky start for the duo, but what good relationship comes easy?
7. Hori-san to Miyamura-kun
Everyone goes to great lengths to maintain a certain appearance in public. The main couple in this manga shows that there is more than meets the eye — plus there’s plenty of cute ships to get attached to!
8. Katawa Shoujo
Katawa Shoujo is a touching visual novel that shows that you don’t have to be perfect to find love. Hisao transfers to a school for disabled children after learning that he has a heart issue. While distraught at first, Hisao comes to terms with his condition and possibly finds love thanks to his classmates.