Not surprisingly, many of the best and most memorable anime characters, like L and Son Goku, are the stars of some of the best anime series of all time. Be sure to head over to that list and cast your votes, if you haven't already. And not all of the great anime characters listed here are among the so-called "good guys" - some are among the worst and most notorious anime villains as well.
If you're a huge anime fan, once you're done voting for these famous anime characters, you might also want to check out this list of the best anime fan communities on the web. A fan community can be a great way to connect with other people who share a common passion for anime, manga, and otaku style!
Appears In: Death Note, Death Note, Death Note: The Last Name, L: Change the World
Powers/Abilities: Natural deduction
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Appears In: Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds, Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow, + more
Powers/Abilities: Electrokinesis, Mind Control, Power Mimicry
Also Rankedsee more on Kakashi Hatake
Appears In: Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Ninja World
Powers/Abilities: Superhuman speed, Pyrokinesis, Illusion, Power Mimicry
Also Rankedsee more on Itachi Uchiha
Appears In: Death Note, Death Note: Re-light: L's Successors, Death Note, Death Note: The Last Name
Also Rankedsee more on Light Yagami