The Solo Leveling manhwa recently ended with chapter 179, and now there are sure to be many fans looking for a new series to fill that Solo Leveling sized hole in their hearts. Well, I have good news for you readers, right here we have compiled six series you should try reading after Solo Leveling! You’re probably looking for some similarly-themed manhwa series, with good art, and a well-developed story. If that’s what you are looking for you’ve come to the right place!
But, before we jump into that there is one more piece of exciting news, currently, there is a rumor going around that Solo Leveling is getting its own anime adaptation, so be sure to check that article if you have not already. Ok now with that out of the way let’s jump right into the top six manhwa to read after Solo Leveling!
Tomb Raider King
First up we have the series Tomb Raider King…. a series that is known to be very similar to Solo Leveling. With an almost exact concept, Tomb Raider King is the perfect manhwa to read in absence of Solo Leveling. And it’s not only the plot that is similar, the art style seems to be exactly the same as Solo Leveling. Seeing as how the artists behind Solo Leveling also work on this series that should come as no surprise.
Strange tombs have appeared all over the world, each containing a relic that grants its owner powerful abilities. Jooheon Suh is a tomb explorer and a raider. However, after being betrayed by his employer, he is about to die at the hands of a powerful new relic that he just discovered. Suddenly he found himself 15 years in the past before the relics, nor tombs have even appeared. Driven by his feelings of revenge, Jooheon will use his knowledge of the future to become the Tomb Raider King!
The Lone Spellcaster
Next up we have The Lone Spellcaster, a series that has many similarities to earlier chapters of Solo Leveling, making a great read for fans. With a weak protagonist who suddenly gains powers unlike any other who slowly begins his rise to the top, what’s not to enjoy?
The world is under threat from monsters, and only the chosen Awakened humans can defeat them! Sure, it sounds exciting, to be a super-powered human fighting monster, but it’s a far cry from the reality of ordinary office worker Dohyeok Park, who’s more worried about landing a business deal instead. However, one day when Dohyeok’s path crosses a monster outbreak, he somehow manifests powers as a rare and powerful Awakened. With his new abilities will Dohyeok find that he has what it takes to survive?
Return of the Disaster-Class Hero
If you’re looking for a new manhwa to read after Solo Leveling, why not try the manhwa that Redice studio has started serializing in replace of Solo Leveling. This new series is a great read and definitely something to think about picking up. It has comedy, action, and a powerful main character ready for revenge. With similar art styles and a main character that can nearly match Jin-Woo in arrogance, fans of Solo Leveling are sure to love this series.
During a raid on the tower of the devil the legendary hero and 13th member of the 12 Saints, Lee Gun died, sacrificing himself for humanity. Or so it’s thought, instead, Lee Gun was betrayed as he fought and defeated the great evil Red Eyes, betrayed by one of the 12 Saints Lee Gun was trapped at the bottom of the tower, surrounded by thousands of regenerating monsters. The rest of the Saints exited the tower with their spoils and lied to the world, now 20 years later, Lee Gun is finally free and out for revenge.
The Max Level Hero Has Returned
Also known by the name, The Max Level Hero Strikes Back, this series is a great manhwa to pick up after Solo Leveling. Although it’s not as similar to Solo Leveling as some of the other entries on our list it still roughly has the same premise. The weak becomes strong quickly and rises to the top, except Max Level Hero Has Returned includes some revenge in it.
Struck down by an enemy arrow, the powerless Prince Davey O’Rowane falls into a deep coma. His soul somehow ends up in a place where the greatest of greats gather, the Hall of Heroes. There over one thousand years pass as Davey undergoes painful training under the watchful eyes of legends to become a legendary hero. Now back to his kingdom, he’s awake and ready for the enemies hiding in his father’s court. They better be prepared for the prince everyone had labeled as weak and attempted to kill is back and much stronger than before!
Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint
Many series have done the reincarnation or sent back in time plot, where a protagonist knows what will happen and has been sent in the past to fix it. However, Omniscient Reader’s Viewpoint does it in such an interesting and creative way that you won’t even realize that it’s happening. With a comedic and sarcastic protagonist who just happened to be lucky and an amazing supporting cast, any future readers are sure to love this series.
Dokja Kim was an average office worker whose only real interest was reading his favorite web novel ‘Three Ways to Survive the Apocalypse.’ But when the novel reached its final chapter, the web novel he had been reading since middle school suddenly became reality. Now Dokja is the only person who knows what is going on and how everything will end. Armed with his extensive novel knowledge, Dokja uses his understanding to change the course of the plot of his beloved story and subsequently the world as he knows it.
The Beginning After the End
Chances are if you’ve been around different communities and online forums you may have heard of this series before or maybe you’ve seen its acronym, TBATE. Based on the hit web novel of the same name The Beginning After the End is a reincarnation story that will blow you away. It’s not very similar to Solo Leveling but I guarantee that you’ll love the series nonetheless. Although it may take one or two chapters to find its rhythm TBATE will have you hooked on and in love within its first few chapters.
King Grey has unrivaled strength, prestige, and wealth in a world governed by martial ability. However, loneliness and solitude linger near for those with great power such as himself. Beneath the exterior of a powerful king lurks the shell of man, without a purpose nor will. Reincarnated into a new world filled with magic and monsters unlike his own, the king has a second chance at life. Correcting the mistakes of his past life won’t be his only challenge, however. Because underneath the peace and prosperity of his new world is a new threat that could destroy everything he has worked to this point for. Will he fight for his new home and prevail or will his past life begin to catch up to him?
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