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List Rules Characters from Naruto, Naruto Shippuden, or any of the Naruto movies.

Naruto characters – The best characters in the universe of the Naruto series are listed below, ranked in order of best to worst. This list includes the best major Naruto characters of each series, including the original series and the sequel Naruto: Shippuden. Characters from the Naruto anime and manga series are considered to be some of the most iconic Japanese anime characters of all time. People who love Japanese anime movies should be familiar with Naruto.

Enjoy this list of all the note-worthy Naruto characters names, vote for your favorites, and feel free to add any major characters that are missing. You can also re-rank the Naruto cast in any way you like!

Not surprisingly, some of the most popular and beloved Naruto characters are classic protagonists. These characters, created by brilliant Japanese manga artist Masashi Kishimoto, are constantly battling others in a good verses evil setup. Many of the protagonists listed here band together, as part of the Team 7 group of ninjas, to try and thwart the dastardly antagonists, like Orochimaru and other Naruto villains.

All of the Naruto characters listed here are involved, in some way, in some of the greatest Naruto moments ever. Which one is your favorite? Time to vote! These might not be all Naruto characters but this Naruto character list has the Naruto main characters on it and all of the ones that fans everywhere consider the best! But, what do you think? Cast your vote now! Take a look at this list of Naruto characters and make an informed decision. 

1
6,427 2,075
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
6,185 1,933
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
6,330 2,104
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
4,900 1,622
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
4,340 2,009
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Gaara 89

6
4,424 1,622
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Jiraiya 47

7
4,243 1,723
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
3,251 1,769
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
4,573 2,208
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,113 2,012
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
2,869 1,313
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
2,859 1,289
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,048 1,377
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
2,851 1,348
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tsunade 54

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2,467 1,100
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
2,882 1,072
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
1,920 1,194
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
1,946 1,376
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,741 1,081
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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2,210 788
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,789 599
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,613 1,307
Sai is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sai 42

23
1,984 1,165
Temari is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Temari 53

24
1,210 510
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Nagato 38

25
1,840 502
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

26
1,594 1,300
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

27
1,743 937
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Yamato 37

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1,346 676
Konan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Konan 49

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1,695 837
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,533 1,208
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,235 806
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,684 1,084
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,370 720
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

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1,363 493
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,417 1,107
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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990 385
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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2,224 2,695
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,083 627
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sasori 53

39
1,138 812
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,310 496
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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973 250
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Shisui Uchiha 7

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1,149 720
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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965 824
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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997 845
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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807 594
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Hidan 41

46
1,171 959
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tenten 35

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1,132 493
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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874 589
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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1,105 539
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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661 206
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Gamabunta