Anime Underground The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time  

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Want to end the debate of who the strongest anime character to ever exist is? You only have to do one thing...vote on the poll below! For this list we want to hear your opinion on who the most powerful anime character of all time. These guys probably beat up the smartest anime characters all the time in high school--if they ever went to one. Both heroes and villains are included below, so you can vote for everyone from Madara Uchiha to Ichigo Kurosaki. The discussion of the strongest anime character is always shrouded in controversey, so consider the following: just because a character is physically more powerful doesn't mean they are stronger than another overall. Take Light Yagami vs Monkey D. Luffy, for example. Obviously Luffy could gum-gum pistol him into oblivion, but what if Light wrote his name down in the death note? That's an instant death with just the stroke of a pen. When you see names like Vegeta below, assume that they would be fighting at their very highest potential. 

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1
+ - 8,000 3,776
Goku is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Goku Dragon Ball Z

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2
+ - 6,650 2,698
Saitama is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time

3
+ - 5,114 3,959
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Naruto Uzumaki Naruto, Naruto Shippūden

4
+ - 6,727 3,096
Vegeta is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Vegeta Dragon Ball Z

5
+ - 4,612 2,654
Gohan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Gohan Dragon Ball Z

6
+ - 5,250 2,103
Ranker Video v
Whis Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods

7
+ - 5,035 2,103
Bills is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Bills Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods

8
+ - 3,300 2,681
Monkey D. Luffy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Monkey D. Luffy One Piece

9
+ - 4,351 2,312
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Itachi Uchiha Naruto Shippūden

10
+ - 3,682 2,274
Ichigo Kurosaki is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time

11
+ - 3,397 2,310
Natsu Dragneel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Natsu Dragneel Fairy Tail

12
+ - 3,442 2,061
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Sasuke Uchiha Naruto, Naruto Shippūden

13
+ - 2,873 898
Vegito is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Vegito Dragon Ball Z

14
+ - 3,268 1,780
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Madara Uchiha Naruto Shippūden

15
+ - 2,896 1,874
Erza Scarlet is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Erza Scarlet Fairy Tail

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16
+ - 2,873 1,666
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Kakashi Hatake Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom

17
+ - 3,286 1,936
Broly is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Broly Dragon Ball Z

18
+ - 2,584 1,304
Majin Buu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Majin Buu Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball: Yo! Son Goku and His Friends Return!!, Dragon Ball

19
+ - 2,506 1,486
Gotenks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Gotenks Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn, Dragon Ball Z: Wrath of the Dragon, Dragon Ball

20
+ - 2,259 1,104
Trunks is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Trunks Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn, Dragon Ball Z: Broly – The Legendary Super Saiyan

21
+ - 2,058 1,483
Hashirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Hashirama Senju Naruto Shippuden

22
+ - 2,370 1,290
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Minato Namikaze Naruto Shippūden, Naruto

23
+ - 1,903 1,378
Gildarts Clive is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Gildarts Clive

24
+ - 2,063 1,370
Kenpachi Zaraki is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time

25
+ - 1,751 1,252
Sōsuke Aizen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Sōsuke Aizen Bleach

26
+ - 1,941 1,274
Edward Elric is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Edward Elric FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

27
+ - 1,739 1,160
Alucard is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Alucard Hellsing

28
+ - 1,981 1,464
Roronoa Zoro is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Roronoa Zoro One Piece

29
+ - 1,592 1,138
Shanks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Shanks One Piece

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30
+ - 1,526 967
Freeza is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Freeza Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn, Plan to Destroy the Saiya-jin

31
+ - 1,679 1,045
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Gaara Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto the Movie: Legend of the Stone of Gelel

32
+ - 1,390 1,213
Kaneki Ken is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Kaneki Ken Tokyo ghoul

33
+ - 1,466 538
Gogeta is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Gogeta Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn, Dragon Ball GT

34
+ - 1,138 1,024
Ulquiorra is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Ulquiorra Bleach

35
+ - 1,240 902
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Obito Uchiha Naruto Shippūden

36
+ - 965 1,062
Rin Okumura is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Rin Okumura Blue Exorcist, Blue Exorcist

37
+ - 1,413 1,055
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Might Guy Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Naruto Shippuden the Movie

38
+ - 1,671 1,053
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Jiraiya Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

39
+ - 1,335 1,461
InuYasha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
InuYasha Inuyasha

40
+ - 1,053 822
Otsutsuki Kaguya is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Otsutsuki Kaguya

41
+ - 1,039 1,477
Eren Jaeger is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Eren Jaeger

42
+ - 957 829
Killua Zaoldyeck is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Killua Zaoldyeck Hunter x Hunter

43
+ - 1,426 1,000
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Tsunade Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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44
+ - 1,168 1,131
Yusuke Urameshi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Yusuke Urameshi Yu Yu Hakusho

45
+ - 1,100 1,173
Portgas D. Ace is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Portgas D. Ace One Piece

46
+ - 1,184 625
Piccolo is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Piccolo Dragon Ball Z Kai, Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z (US)

47
+ - 931 776
Gon Freecss is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Gon Freecss Hunter x Hunter

48
+ - 1,145 826
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time

49
+ - 828 501
Cell is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Cell Dragon Ball Z

50
+ - 876 456
Vados is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Powerful Anime Characters of All Time
Vados