Web novel difficulty list

This is a list of web novels from the 小説家になろう website ranked by their difficulty, on a scale from 1 to 10, where 1 is very easy and 10 is very hard. You can use it to find the most appropriate novel to read based on how good your Japanese is.

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幻想再帰のアリュージョニスト
Length (in words)1492511
Unique words34921
Unique words (used once)9663
Unique words (used once %)27%
Unique kanji3040
Unique kanji (used once)194
Unique kanji readings6344
Difficulty10/10
Average sentence length23.3
Characters3403343
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シャングリラ・フロンティア〜クソゲーハンター、神ゲーに挑まんとす〜
Length (in words)974103
Unique words30616
Unique words (used once)9129
Unique words (used once %)29%
Unique kanji2874
Unique kanji (used once)198
Unique kanji readings6063
Difficulty9/10
Average sentence length23.0
Characters2316206
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魔王学院の不適合者 ~史上最強の魔王の始祖、転生して子孫たちの学校へ通う~
Length (in words)1152196
Unique words21114
Unique words (used once)5364
Unique words (used once %)25%
Unique kanji2525
Unique kanji (used once)147
Unique kanji readings5049
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length18.1
Characters2592826
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ラピスの心臓
Length (in words)623937
Unique words21741
Unique words (used once)6303
Unique words (used once %)28%
Unique kanji2488
Unique kanji (used once)195
Unique kanji readings5097
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length22.9
Characters1429335
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Re:ゼロから始める異世界生活
Length (in words)2368631
Unique words34417
Unique words (used once)7972
Unique words (used once %)23%
Unique kanji2819
Unique kanji (used once)131
Unique kanji readings6044
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length22.6
Characters5427084
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Knight's & Magic
Length (in words)627997
Unique words20518
Unique words (used once)6282
Unique words (used once %)30%
Unique kanji2537
Unique kanji (used once)201
Unique kanji readings5045
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length22.2
Characters1420601
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反逆のソウルイーター ~弱者は不要といわれて剣聖(父)に追放されました~
Length (in words)338111
Unique words17723
Unique words (used once)6272
Unique words (used once %)35%
Unique kanji2522
Unique kanji (used once)271
Unique kanji readings4856
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length24.7
Characters768697
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転生王女と天才令嬢の魔法革命【Web版】
Length (in words)502169
Unique words16847
Unique words (used once)5376
Unique words (used once %)31%
Unique kanji2384
Unique kanji (used once)208
Unique kanji readings4573
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length21.0
Characters1162666
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日韓戦争・日本海炎上――日本国自衛隊vs大韓民国国軍――
Length (in words)79055
Unique words9400
Unique words (used once)4301
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji1978
Unique kanji (used once)318
Unique kanji readings3378
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length33.4
Characters181378
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今年は幕歴417年です!!
Length (in words)125199
Unique words13039
Unique words (used once)5727
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji2229
Unique kanji (used once)324
Unique kanji readings3923
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length27.2
Characters288236
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肥満令嬢は細くなり、後は傾国の美女(物理)として生きるのみ
Length (in words)97193
Unique words10140
Unique words (used once)4431
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji2159
Unique kanji (used once)300
Unique kanji readings3848
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length20.5
Characters218196
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ありふれた職業で世界最強
Length (in words)1723922
Unique words32606
Unique words (used once)8154
Unique words (used once %)25%
Unique kanji2797
Unique kanji (used once)154
Unique kanji readings5978
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length21.3
Characters3989725
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蒼海の魔槍(グングニル)~超高速ロケット魚雷で日本が無双
Length (in words)114576
Unique words10683
Unique words (used once)4582
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2071
Unique kanji (used once)344
Unique kanji readings3668
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length26.8
Characters260857
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美少女になったけど、ネトゲ廃人やってます。
Length (in words)684321
Unique words24685
Unique words (used once)7474
Unique words (used once %)30%
Unique kanji2498
Unique kanji (used once)146
Unique kanji readings5182
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length20.7
Characters1558381
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ライブダンジョン!
Length (in words)733308
Unique words19858
Unique words (used once)6003
Unique words (used once %)30%
Unique kanji2348
Unique kanji (used once)164
Unique kanji readings4709
Difficulty8/10
Average sentence length27.6
Characters1724940
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転生したらドラゴンの卵だった~最強以外目指さねぇ~
Length (in words)714032
Unique words18475
Unique words (used once)5512
Unique words (used once %)29%
Unique kanji2418
Unique kanji (used once)194
Unique kanji readings4738
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length19.4
Characters1670071
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難攻不落の魔王城へようこそ~デバフは不要と勇者パーティーを追い出された黒魔導士、魔王軍の最高幹部に迎えられる~
Length (in words)445699
Unique words15946
Unique words (used once)5277
Unique words (used once %)33%
Unique kanji2247
Unique kanji (used once)237
Unique kanji readings4293
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length18.6
Characters989309
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転生したらスライムだった件
Length (in words)804440
Unique words22481
Unique words (used once)6702
Unique words (used once %)29%
Unique kanji2638
Unique kanji (used once)235
Unique kanji readings5328
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length19.4
Characters1819219
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超大国日本育成計画
Length (in words)90593
Unique words10532
Unique words (used once)4710
Unique words (used once %)44%
Unique kanji2057
Unique kanji (used once)328
Unique kanji readings3549
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length27.2
Characters206553
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蒼き叡智の魔導書
Length (in words)79831
Unique words8236
Unique words (used once)3585
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1861
Unique kanji (used once)291
Unique kanji readings3222
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length21.4
Characters186968
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三国志の悪役董卓に生まれ変わったけど死んだあとへそに芯を立てて燃やされたくない!
Length (in words)144463
Unique words11320
Unique words (used once)4828
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2355
Unique kanji (used once)369
Unique kanji readings4207
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length28.7
Characters310381
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金色の文字使い ~勇者四人に巻き込まれたユニークチート~
Length (in words)1018788
Unique words20551
Unique words (used once)6014
Unique words (used once %)29%
Unique kanji2454
Unique kanji (used once)168
Unique kanji readings4913
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length19.7
Characters2406187
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【第一部完】甲斐ノ副将、八幡原ニテ散……ラズ ~死線を越えた武田信繁が、武田の未来を変えていく~
Length (in words)108772
Unique words9917
Unique words (used once)4094
Unique words (used once %)41%
Unique kanji2306
Unique kanji (used once)329
Unique kanji readings4266
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length19.3
Characters239069
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今度は絶対に邪魔しませんっ!
Length (in words)168967
Unique words10968
Unique words (used once)4428
Unique words (used once %)40%
Unique kanji2098
Unique kanji (used once)287
Unique kanji readings3845
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length24.7
Characters398902
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10年早く生まれた伊達政宗だが、思っていたのとちょっと違う
Length (in words)97615
Unique words9137
Unique words (used once)3915
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2152
Unique kanji (used once)348
Unique kanji readings3853
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length23.5
Characters221655
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生き残り錬金術師は街で静かに暮らしたい
Length (in words)406127
Unique words20102
Unique words (used once)6933
Unique words (used once %)34%
Unique kanji2492
Unique kanji (used once)210
Unique kanji readings4957
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length25.2
Characters931356
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指輪の選んだ婚約者
Length (in words)98651
Unique words9999
Unique words (used once)4475
Unique words (used once %)44%
Unique kanji2009
Unique kanji (used once)309
Unique kanji readings3618
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length25.4
Characters224478
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後宮も二度目なら 〜白豚妃再来伝〜
Length (in words)81691
Unique words9234
Unique words (used once)3957
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2059
Unique kanji (used once)298
Unique kanji readings3623
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length21.1
Characters188800
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デスマーチからはじまる異世界狂想曲( web版 )
Length (in words)1316367
Unique words34305
Unique words (used once)10004
Unique words (used once %)29%
Unique kanji3014
Unique kanji (used once)161
Unique kanji readings6394
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.1
Characters2894341
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勇者の商人
Length (in words)112425
Unique words10617
Unique words (used once)4538
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2120
Unique kanji (used once)295
Unique kanji readings3731
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.7
Characters255348
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Dジェネシス ダンジョンができて3年(web版)
Length (in words)502468
Unique words23504
Unique words (used once)9223
Unique words (used once %)39%
Unique kanji2477
Unique kanji (used once)227
Unique kanji readings4769
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.1
Characters1193554
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白の沙羅双樹
Length (in words)59300
Unique words7092
Unique words (used once)3324
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1859
Unique kanji (used once)320
Unique kanji readings3180
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.7
Characters128606
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アラフォー賢者の異世界生活日記
Length (in words)909362
Unique words26905
Unique words (used once)7925
Unique words (used once %)29%
Unique kanji2773
Unique kanji (used once)213
Unique kanji readings5693
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.5
Characters2063666
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ハズレ枠の【状態異常スキル】で最強になった俺がすべてを蹂躙するまで
Length (in words)351093
Unique words16663
Unique words (used once)5731
Unique words (used once %)34%
Unique kanji2277
Unique kanji (used once)224
Unique kanji readings4354
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length14.4
Characters792091
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フェアリーテイル・クロニクル ~空気読まない異世界ライフ~
Length (in words)1536476
Unique words32982
Unique words (used once)9271
Unique words (used once %)28%
Unique kanji2738
Unique kanji (used once)228
Unique kanji readings5700
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length29.3
Characters3623312
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迷宮の王
Length (in words)125038
Unique words11233
Unique words (used once)4822
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji1991
Unique kanji (used once)273
Unique kanji readings3600
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters284787
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おかしな転生
Length (in words)795629
Unique words28101
Unique words (used once)8861
Unique words (used once %)31%
Unique kanji2767
Unique kanji (used once)224
Unique kanji readings5751
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length23.2
Characters1802568
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レジェンド
Length (in words)5868951
Unique words28437
Unique words (used once)6343
Unique words (used once %)22%
Unique kanji2731
Unique kanji (used once)145
Unique kanji readings5668
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length23.0
Characters13347319
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賢者の弟子を名乗る賢者
Length (in words)1082754
Unique words26227
Unique words (used once)7165
Unique words (used once %)27%
Unique kanji2677
Unique kanji (used once)148
Unique kanji readings5569
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length24.6
Characters2477308
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『義教記』~転生したら足利義教でした。【完結】
Length (in words)98029
Unique words10315
Unique words (used once)4953
Unique words (used once %)48%
Unique kanji2155
Unique kanji (used once)370
Unique kanji readings4011
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length24.7
Characters209963
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RPGの悪役に転生してしまったけど、生き残りたい
Length (in words)126940
Unique words11868
Unique words (used once)5376
Unique words (used once %)45%
Unique kanji2076
Unique kanji (used once)302
Unique kanji readings3841
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length18.0
Characters289141
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払暁
Length (in words)78032
Unique words8177
Unique words (used once)3798
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1914
Unique kanji (used once)308
Unique kanji readings3370
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.9
Characters176107
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宇宙船をもらった男、もらったのは星だった!?
Length (in words)99091
Unique words9651
Unique words (used once)4184
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1785
Unique kanji (used once)277
Unique kanji readings3037
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length28.3
Characters227089
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ふつつかな悪女ではございますが
Length (in words)75750
Unique words8176
Unique words (used once)3552
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1950
Unique kanji (used once)305
Unique kanji readings3374
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.8
Characters174398
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俺は星間国家の悪徳領主!
Length (in words)351619
Unique words13899
Unique words (used once)4803
Unique words (used once %)34%
Unique kanji2070
Unique kanji (used once)202
Unique kanji readings3860
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length17.8
Characters795800
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我儘王子に婚約破棄された男装令嬢は優雅に微笑む
Length (in words)99538
Unique words7737
Unique words (used once)3180
Unique words (used once %)41%
Unique kanji1776
Unique kanji (used once)266
Unique kanji readings3050
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length23.4
Characters240215
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カナンの魔女
Length (in words)55190
Unique words6510
Unique words (used once)3042
Unique words (used once %)46%
Unique kanji1703
Unique kanji (used once)292
Unique kanji readings2866
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length20.7
Characters122506
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魔導具師ダリヤはうつむかない
Length (in words)591315
Unique words18080
Unique words (used once)5822
Unique words (used once %)32%
Unique kanji2319
Unique kanji (used once)204
Unique kanji readings4433
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length21.3
Characters1325128
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腕白関白・改定版
Length (in words)79772
Unique words7962
Unique words (used once)3483
Unique words (used once %)43%
Unique kanji1917
Unique kanji (used once)321
Unique kanji readings3386
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length21.2
Characters177339
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窓際の天才軍師 ~左遷先で楽しようとしたら救国の英雄に祭り上げられました~
Length (in words)131248
Unique words10612
Unique words (used once)4495
Unique words (used once %)42%
Unique kanji2048
Unique kanji (used once)302
Unique kanji readings3652
Difficulty7/10
Average sentence length21.8
Characters301699
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