Top 20 Most Popular Male Anime Characters

Have you ever thought of the most popular male anime characters? We are sure you would have done that in one way or the other.

Well, there are lots of handsome anime male characters out there but not all of them are popular. Also, there are some handsome and very popular male anime characters.

In this post, we will be talking about the top 20 most popular male anime characters that have proven to leave us with memories that we will never forget.

Top 20 Most Popular Male Anime Characters

20. Lelouch Vi Britannia

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As you can see for yourself, Lelouch Vi Britannia is one of the extremely handsome characters amongst all male anime character.

He is the main character, the protagonist if “Code Geass”, an action-filled anime that you shouldn’t miss.

He is smart, Intelligent, and also a master planner.  “Gaess” was a superpower given to Lelouch Vi Britannia, and with it he, he has the ability to control people by just looking at them.

In as much as he had the powers to control the universe, he decided not to but use it to save people.

19. Toua Tokuchi

Toua Tokuchi is popularly known for his role in “One out”. Toua Tokuchi isn’t the single and gentle guy as you would think, rather he is a hardcore gambler, a trickster, a great tactician and many more.

One Out is not an action-filled anime neither is Tokuchi endowed with super or magical powers, but the great thing about this particular anime was the presence of Tokuchi.

Tokuchi single-handedly outmatch is opponents with his normal human power, and the great thing about this sports anime was the psychological battle exhibited in it most especially by Tokuchi.

18. Roy Mustang

Roy Mustang is not really the main character of Fullmetal Alchemist/Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood.

What actually made him stand out was because of his uniqueness. He is a soft-hearted and cool guy, but when it comes to accomplishing his goals, you will notice another side of him.

This uniqueness made him stand out in this anime and also made him one of the most popular male anime characters.

17. Kiritsugu Emiya

Kiritsugu Emiya is well known as a major character in “Fate/Zero”.

He is a noble, cold-blooded, strong, brave and ill-fated guy. He experienced lots of tragedy which includes the death of his father and a woman who sheltered him, coupled with the loss of his mother at a very tender age.

As a noble guy, he’d rather kill few to save lots, and that is one of the main reason for his fame as one of the most popular male anime characters.

16. Rintarou Okabe

Rintarou Okabe is well known as the self-proclaimed mad scientist in “Steins: Gate”.

Apart from having the noblest male character in anime as the protagonist, it is also very cool to have some eccentric and careless ones just like Okabe.

Instead of inventing the time machine he ended up creating a junk. He got his fame as a result of his madness, although he is very smart and cares for those around him.

15. Sesshomaru

Sesshomaru is a full-fledged demon and a badass in “Inuyasha”, an awesome and action-filled anime.

Although he was kind of cruel to human race everything changed when he grew affection toward a human child.

He is extremely strong and we are sure this is one of the main reason for his fame as one of the most popular male anime characters.

14. Tatsumi Takeshi

Tatsumi Takeshi portrayed the role as a great football manager in “Giant Killing”.

Although he is eccentric yet he makes out ways to outcome tough situations with his team against their opponent.

He really deserves his spot as one of the most popular male anime characters out there.

13. Hiei

Hiei is one of the fastest demons in the anime universe, and he is well known in “Yu Yu Hakusho”.

His speed, strength, great sword skills, third eye, and his dragon of darkness flame makes him super unique.

There is no doubt that he is one of the most popular male anime characters out there.

12. Guts

Guts is the protagonist in “Berserk”, and he is also regarded as the most underrated anime character ever.

He is a demon slayer but makes a lot of mistakes while executing his plans. Although, he makes mistakes and he is unpredictable, but he is still loved by many fans out there.

11. Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh is another popular anime character from “Fate/Zero”.

Although he is not the protagonist he does outshine the protagonist. He is damn cocky, strong and also arrogant with lots of achievements.

10. Alucard

Alucard is the protagonist of the popular manga “Hellsing Ultimate”.

He is one of the strongest anime character ever. He has superpowers, immortality, invulnerability, superhuman speeds, and lots more.

Although he is one of the most popular male anime characters yet he has some wicked attitudes in him.

9. Light Yagami

Light Yagami is the main character in “Death Note”.  He is super intelligent smart and also a great manipulator.

He found a death note, a diary capable of killing anyone in it as long as the writer has his mind on it, but instead of making bad use of it, he used it for a greater cause.

He is loved by so many anime fans and that is why he is being regarded as one of the most popular male anime characters.

8. Hitsugaya Toshiro

Hitsugaya Toshiro is a young talented boy who became a captain at an early age in the anime series “Bleach”.

Hitsugaya Toshiro is considered to be a child prodigy and he achieved a lot even at his tender age. One cool thing about him is that he doesn’t make use of superpowers, but he does make use of his natural talent.

His wideness earns him a spot among the most popular male anime characters.

7. Zaraki Kenpachi

Zaraki Kenpachi is another cool character from the anime series “Bleach”. He is a badass bloodshed dude who loves to fight, kill, and damaged places.

He got his fame as a result of his super strength, aggressiveness, fighting skills, and also the charming Yachiru by his side.

6. Roronoa Zoro

Roronoa Zoro is one of the main characters in the anime series “One Piece”.

He is not the social type, but he is very strict with his training, serious and hot-headed.

He is very strong; in fact, he is the strongest character in the anime series “One Piece”

Zoro is damn crazy, despite being strict he also does silly things like playing and crazy pose like a pure badass dude.

He deserves a spot on our list of popular male anime characters.

5. Kakashi Hatake

Kakashi Hatake is one of the cool main characters in Naruto Shippuden.

Kakashi is simply an awesome character, his silly attitudes make him somehow unique. Despite being silly, he is also determined when he is pursuing his goals.

Well, there is no way we would be able to sideline him in this list of most popular male anime characters.

4. Ace Portgas D

Ace Portgas D is also another main character from “One Piece” that made it on our list of popular male anime characters.

He is pretty awesome and a perfect noble guy. Also, he is one of the very caring elder brothers that is well needed in the anime universe.

3. Kise Ryouta

Kise Ryouta is one of the main characters in “Kuroko no Basuke”.

He is a member of the Generation of Miracles whose ability is to copy the techniques of others.

He is handsome, has his own girl, calm and also soft spoken. He so much has high values for Kuroko, for sure he is loved by many fans and that earns him a spot one of the most popular male anime characters.

2. Kai

Kai is the protagonist in Beyblade. He is cocky, arrogant and also an amazing blader.

Although he cares for his teammates he will never admit that to anyone.

He is loved by so many anime fans out there and that is why he made it on this list of most popular male anime characters.

1. Madara Uchiha

Madara Uchiha is one of the main characters in Naruto Shippuden.

He is super strong, has lots of powers., unique, noble, a great leader and also loved by lots of anime fans out there making him one of the most popular male anime characters.

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