Leveling systems are an amazing trope in which the MC possesses a game-like system that helps them level up and become stronger than everyone else. If you’ve ever played RPG games or watched anime like Sword Art Online, then you may already be familiar with the concept.
It feels amazing to see the MC leveling up and becoming stronger. The demand for manga with leveling system is considerable. The RPG-type abilities make the story much more enjoyable.
Recently, many manga and manhwa have stories with characters who possess leveling system and In this article, I’m going to share with you the 10 Best Manga Where MC has a system. So let’s get right to it.
Best Manga With Leveling System :-
- Rising of the Shield Hero
- Re: Monster
- The New Gate
- Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest
- World Customize Creator
- Otome Game no Heroine de Saikyou Survival
- Reincarnated as a Dragon’s Egg ～Lets Aim to Be the Strongest～
- The Death Mage Who Doesn’t Want a Fourth Time
- Failure Frame: I Became the Strongest and Annihilated Everything With Low-Level Spells
- Nidome no Yuusha
1. Rising of the Shield Hero
Naofumi is an otaku who spends most of his days playing games and reading manga. One day, when he’s at the library, he finds a book called The Four Cardinal Heroes. When he opens the book, a strange light surrounds him and he finds himself in another world. A world that is under the threat of monsters that come into the world through a phenomenon called Waves.
The four heroes are tasked to fight the waves by forming a party. Unfortunately, Naofumi’s weapon is a shield. Thus, he becomes the weakest of the heroes which leads to him being betrayed by the princess, framed for a crime he didn’t commit, and thrown out of the castle.
With no one to help him, he must depend on himself and his shield to become the strongest hero in the world.
2. Re: Monster
Kanata, unfortunately, passed away due to an incident but he was reborn in another world. In a world of magic and swords, where only the strong survive, he was reincarnated as a member of the weak and lowly goblin race.
Now known as Rou, he must somehow survive in this world where the weak always get stepped on by the strong. He soon finds out about his strange ability. He can get stronger by eating the monsters of this world.
Follow Rou as he uses his past memories and his newfound ability to acquire strength beyond imagination and become the strongest monster in the world.
3. The New Gate
“THE NEW GATE” was a highly popular MMORPG game but then one day, its players got trapped in the game and the only way for them to go back to their world was by completing the game.
Shin was the strongest player in the game and through his efforts, the game was finally completed. Thousands of players were finally able to log out and go back to the real world. Shin too got surrounded by an unknown light but instead of waking up in the real world, he woke up in the same world but 500 years into the future.
500 years into the future and with no way to return to his world, he must figure out what happened and why he’s still in the world of the game while everyone else was able to leave.
4. Arifureta: From Commonplace to World’s Strongest
Hajime was transported to another world as a hero, but he wasn’t alone, his entire class and even his teacher were summoned along with him. Everyone was granted abilities and skills but unfortunately, Hajime’s skills were mediocre at best.
Soon, he found himself as dead weight to the rest of his classmates. During a fight in the dangerous labyrinth where many powerful monsters roamed, he was betrayed by one of his classmates and left to die.
As he was about to be eaten alive after losing his hand to a monster, his skill awakens. He finds out that he can get stronger by eating the meat of these monsters. From then on, he started his journey starting by eating many different monsters in the labyrinth and then finding a way out.
5. Otome Game no Heroine de Saikyou Survival
Alicia is a young orphan girl who escaped from the orphanage because of the harsh treatment. When she was in a back alley, she encountered a scary woman who tried to kill her and use some sort of magic to take over her body.
She somehow managed to kill the woman and all of a sudden, strange memories flooded her mind. These were the memories of that woman. From those memories, she finds out that this is the world of a game and she is the heroine of that game. Every bad thing she went through, including her parent’s death, were all just part of the story.
She vows to change the story and survive on her own by becoming stronger. Eventually, she would come to be known as the Princess of Slaughter.
15+ Best Manhwa with Leveling Systems
6. World Customize Creator
Not long ago, Yusuke was just a normal teenager who loves playing games. But then he heard a strange voice and following that he was transported to a world called Caltsio.
In that world, he is fated to become the Evil God of Calamity. He gains a powerful ability to customize and alter anything from weapons to landscapes and much more. Will he use his new ability to improve this imperfect world for the better or would he become the evil god who would bring calamity to the world?
7. Reincarnated as a Dragon’s Egg ～Lets Aim to Be the Strongest～
Some robbers entered our protagonist’s house, wrapped him up in a bamboo mat, and threw him in a river. The next thing he knows, he’s surrounded by darkness and is inside some sort of shell. He somehow breaks the shell but was only able to get his hands out and poke a hole to see outside.
He soon realizes that he’s inside an egg and is a dragon’s child in its early stages of development. He was reincarnated in another world after he died from drowning in the river.
Follow him as he becomes the strongest dragon in the world with the help of the mysterious voice in his head.
8. The Death Mage Who Doesn’t Want a Fourth Time
Hiroto Amamiya along with his classmates was on a school trip when an accident happened and his entire class died. The god of reincarnation decided to give them another chance and reincarnated them in another world.
But Hiroto’s rotten luck lands him in a situation which caused him to be tortured for decades because of his mysterious and never before seen Death magic attribute. Finally, he died in his second life as well, freeing him from the torment.
The god reincarnates him one more time with his vast amount of magic power and his death magic ability from his second life. He vows to live his third life to the fullest and make sure that there won’t be a fourth.
9. Failure Frame: I Became the Strongest and Annihilated Everything With Low-Level Spells
Touka Mimori, a normal high schooler, and his classmates were all summoned to another world by a powerful goddess who wants them to become heroes and save the world. The good news is that everyone got good skills and abilities. But unfortunately, Touka wasn’t so lucky.
He acquired the most useless skills and his levels were also the lowest. The goddess claimed that she didn’t need weak heroes like him and threw him into a dungeon, out of which no one has ever come out alive. But then he realized the true potential and strength of his abilities.
Follow him as he becomes the strongest using the Failure frame [Abnormal State Skill] and destroys everything, especially the vile goddess who threw him into this mess.
10. Nidome no Yuusha
Kaito was summoned to another world where he worked hard to become a worthy hero. He was happy that he wasn’t alone on his journey. He had friends who he trained with, fought alongside, and eventually, with their help, he defeated the evil sorceress, bringing peace to the world once again.
But he was betrayed. His friends plunged a sword through his heart. He considered himself foolish for trusting them and that this was his punishment for clinging to the word called “Trust”.
He thought that if he got a second chance, he would kill them all, from the queen and princess to all the nobles and his former comrades, in the most sadistic ways possible. And that’s when he heard a system message – The Holy Sword of Vengeance has been unlocked.