Top 10 Danmei BL Chinese Anime/ Donghua List

Chinese media has some of the best works in the BL genre, or as it is known in Chinese, the danmei genre. Despite the censorship in the country, it has some very impressive danmei works that have, in the past few years, attracted fans from across the world. There are many danmei donghua that fans have loved in the last few years. Here is the top 10 Danmei BL Chinese anime list to watch out for.

Top 10 Danmei BL Chinese Anime/ Donghua List

Heaven Official’s Blessing 

Top 10 BL Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 4.5/5
  • Author: Mo Xiang Tong Xiu 
  • Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Drama, Romance 
  • Number of episodes: 12

Xie Lian is the Crown Prince of a long-destroyed kingdom and a thrice-ascended God. He was once one of the most revered and worshiped deities, but now he is the laughingstock of the three realms. However, his third ascension brings him into contact with a mysterious stranger who becomes strangely attached to Xie Lian. Meanwhile, Xie Lian continues to be assigned missions that reveal the deepest secrets of some of the most powerful deities in the heavens.

Grandmaster Of Demonic Cultivation

Top 10 BL Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 4.4/5
  • Author: Mo Xiang Tong Xiu
  • Genre: Action, Fantasy, Drama, Romance, Comedy 
  • Number of episodes: 35

Wei Wuxian, the Jiang sect’s head disciple, began practicing Demonic Cultivation and became one of the cultivation world’s most despised figures. Doubting his intentions, the other sects banded together to kill him and succeeded. 13 years later, a young man who had been abused by his family sought vengeance by sacrificing his soul and resurrecting Wei Wuxian.

Scumbag System 

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  • Rating: 4.1/5
  • Author: Mo Xiang Tong Xiu
  • Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Comedy, Drama 
  • Number of episodes: 10

Shen Yuan died cursing a fantasy novel that had the potential to be great but its author reduced it to a harem story. He opens his eyes only to find himself in a completely different world with a body that wasn’t his own. He soon realizes that he has reincarnated as the novel’s scum villain and the protagonist’s master Shen Qingqiu who is destined to die a horrific death. Now, he must find a way to avoid his painful end while also appeasing the protagonist.

Drowning Sorrows In Raging Fire

Top 10 BL Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 4/5
  • Author: Priest
  • Genre: Action, Romance, Drama
  • Number of episodes: 12

In an alternate world, some people are born with special abilities that enable them to do the impossible. These people are watched over by a special organization. While some of them are satisfied with their status, others wish to be more. Meanwhile, an ancient emperor awakens after a long sleep to deal with the current tyrant, and somehow these two share a past.

Thousand Autumns

Rating: 4/5

Author: Meng Xi Shi

Genre: Action, Romance, Fantasy 

Number of episodes: 16


Shen Qiao, the sect leader of Mount Xuandu is betrayed by his comrade in a duel and left to die at the bottom of a cliff. Yan Wushi, another powerful cultivator in his own right who does not believe in the goodness in people, finds him. Seeing this as a great opportunity, Yan Wushi makes Shen Qiao come face-to-face with the darkness in humans, while Shen Qiao tries to maintain hope.

Legend Of Exorcism

Top 10 Danmei Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 4/5
  • Author: Fei Tian Ye Xiang
  • Genre: Action, Romance, Fantasy
  • Number of episodes: 26

Kong Hongjun, a young man with no knowledge of the real world, leaves his home, the Yaojin Palace on the Taihang Mountain. He has three tasks that have to be completed. He soon arrives at the prosperous Chang’an, which leads him to meet Li Jinglong. An accident soon turns his life upside-down while bringing the two closer.


  • Rating: 4/5
  • Author: Pingzi
  • Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance 
  • Number of episodes: 22

You Keika, the heir of a famous exorcist family, is impoverished after the death of his parents and struggles as a street fortune teller and part-time computer technician. One night, he meets Tanmoku Ki, a mysterious exorcist who is fighting an evil spirit. To make matters worse, he is hit by a car and turns into a ghost. Tanmoku Ki appears and asks You Keika to join him in fighting Evil Spirits.


Top 10 Danmei Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 3.9/5
  • Author: Wu Zhe
  • Genre: Drama, Action, Romance
  • Number of episodes: 13

Cheng Ke is the young master of a rich family who was kicked out with nothing to his name. Jiang Yuduo is a thug with a golden heart whose traumatic experiences have taught him to handle everything with violence. Both of them have a destined encounter as they become each other’s only support in their cruel lives.

19 Days

Top 10 Danmei Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 3.9/5
  • Author: Old Xian
  • Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance 
  • Number of episodes: 62

Jian Yi and Zhan Zhengxi are childhood best friends. They’ve been inseparable since they met and are as thick as thieves. As the two enter high school, new feelings develop and new relationships come to be. The two of them become a part of many hilarious and stupid situations as they grow and mature.

Look, I Can See Your Ears!

Top 10 Danmei Chinese Anime

  • Rating: 3.9/5
  • Author: Telexihu
  • Genre: Comedy, Romance, Fantasy
  • Number of episodes: 24

Da Shu is an orphaned young man who works as a manga artist. Unfortunately, his works aren’t very successful and thus, he’s not a very popular artist. But a chance encounter with a younger A Miao, who somehow happens to have cat ears, and always gets stuck in some weird and hilarious situations, turns his life upside-down.

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