Yuri on Ice is an anime original series written by Mitsurō Kubo and produced by studio MAPPA that follows figure skater Yuuri Katsuki and his coach, Victor Nikiforov.

Yuri on Ice is a sports (ice skating) / slice-of-life / possibly romance anime whose first, 12-episode, season aired in 2016. It is an anime original, with no preceding manga or other source material. The romance element, between two adult males, was neither direct nor explicit.