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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. 
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1
6,404 2,071
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
6,160 1,927
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
6,310 2,102
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
4,889 1,620
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
4,326 2,005
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Gaara 89

6
4,407 1,622
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Jiraiya 47

7
4,230 1,718
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
4,562 2,201
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
3,238 1,765
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,098 2,007
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
2,853 1,313
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
2,847 1,287
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,037 1,376
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
2,844 1,345
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tsunade 54

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15
2,458 1,096
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
2,871 1,073
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
1,913 1,193
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
1,939 1,373
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
1,737 1,077
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
RajpootRani added Killer B

20
2,202 787
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
1,783 596
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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22
1,609 1,302
Sai is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sai 42

23
1,978 1,161
Temari is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Temari 53

24
1,202 508
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Nagato 38

25
1,830 502
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

26
1,590 1,297
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

27
1,739 935
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Yamato 37

28
1,341 674
Konan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Konan 49

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1,691 836
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,530 1,206
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,233 802
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

32
1,682 1,079
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
1,367 717
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

34
1,357 492
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

35
1,410 1,106
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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36
984 383
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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37
2,216 2,688
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

38
1,079 624
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sasori 53

39
1,136 807
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,303 495
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
967 250
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Shisui Uchiha 7

42
1,146 718
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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962 823
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
992 844
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
805 592
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Hidan 41

46
1,168 959
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tenten 35

47
1,128 492
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
870 589
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,100 539
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
657 206
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Gamabunta