It’s literally the gateway drug to watching an entire series. Or at least the first episode.
What would you consider a good opening soundtrack? Whatever your thoughts, share it in the comments.
Try these 21
1. A Certain Scientific Railgun
The transition from the first 10 seconds hits you with a bang. This is still one of my favorite soundtracks to date.
2. Tamako Market
Chilled, mellow, and very energetic. Which describes the kind of
Nice sound and a calm set of instruments. Again, this reflects the type of show you’ll be watching.
4. Higurashi: When They Cry
Slightly deceiving soundtrack, at least compared to what you’ll see once you start watching. But it’s a nudge in the right direction at the least.
Higurashi differentiates itself in this aspect more than others.
Akame Ga Kill
Action packed, nice visuals, with a slightly dark undertone. And when you watch
6. It’s You Guys Fault I’m Not Popular!
This is by far one of my most favorites. The
7. Chobits Opening
Regardless of whether you like the
The vocals are so soothing.
8. Fate Apocrypha Opening Intro
9. D.Gray Man
An opening song that starts out with a slow pace and then slightly speeds up and gets louder.
10. Sakura Quest Opening Song
When you combine the visuals of Sakura Quest with its intro
11. Bodacious Space Pirates
“Bodacious” is a good word, because that’s what the opening song is like. Full of flair, impact, while moving at a fast pace.
12. Fruits Basket
Like I said about Chobits, they don’t do opening
There’s so few
13. Tanaka Kun Intro
Want to relax? Then you’ve found yourself the perfect opening song. And trust me – the
14. Alice To Zouroku Opening Song
An underrated opening song if you ask me. Again – it’s chilled, care free and gentle. But once you start watching the
15. Jormungand Opening
Jormungand has 2 opening
Like Black Lagoon, it’s a
16. Black Lagoon
Black Lagoons intro focuses on Revy Rebecca mostly. And the vibes portrayed reflect Revy’s
17. Elfen Lied
You might not know what to think with this one. But if you think anything it’ll probably be sadness.
That’s only the beginning, because the
Canaan’s action packed intro is one of the best I’ve come across. But I’ll leave that up to you And whether it’s enticing enough to watch the series at all!
Dragon Ball Z
One of the most original, old school classics in
20. Black Bullet Opening Song
I don’t know what it is about this intro, but it’s a nice blend of softness and something else I can’t describe.
Slayers Opening Intro
And lastly –
If you’ve yet to watch this legendary series – now’s the time to do it.