Anime Underground The Best Naruto Characters  

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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. 

If you enjoy these characters be sure to check out the best Might Guy quotes or the best Rock Lee quotes.

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1
10,255 3,214
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
10,083 2,919
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
10,039 2,914
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
7,870 2,281
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
7,034 2,192
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
47

6
6,547 2,937
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
89

7
6,680 2,374
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
6,619 2,975
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
4,940 2,790
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
6,799 3,401
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
4,649 2,076
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
4,588 1,921
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
4,763 2,024
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
4,384 1,989
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
54

15
4,067 1,762
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
4,560 1,687
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
3,157 1,935
Temari is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
53

18
3,648 1,321
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
3,010 2,023
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
3,022 2,307
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

21
2,747 1,838
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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22
3,051 1,135
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

23
2,162 990
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
38

24
3,204 913
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

25
2,506 937
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters