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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
7,446 2,241
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
7,702 2,399
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
7,510 2,394
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
5,815 1,843
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
5,121 2,248
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Gaara 89

6
5,297 1,803
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Jiraiya 47

7
5,092 1,905
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
5,328 2,592
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
3,820 2,106
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
4,918 2,314
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
3,448 1,552
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
3,445 1,470
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
3,648 1,558
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
3,313 1,606
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tsunade 54

15
3,016 1,274
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
3,462 1,235
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
2,316 1,424
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
2,312 1,648
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
2,075 1,314
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
RajpootRani added Killer B

20
2,356 1,365
Temari is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Temari 53

21
2,615 972
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

22
2,305 603
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

23
1,880 1,555
Sai is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sai 42

24
2,184 782
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

25
1,521 687
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Nagato 38

26
2,011 1,117
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Yamato 37

27
1,995 1,001
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

28
1,817 1,566
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

29
1,763 1,426
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,601 864
Konan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Konan 49

31
1,463 1,015
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

32
1,974 1,295
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

33
1,622 925
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

34
1,747 578
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

35
1,624 1,350
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

36
1,279 544
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Zabuza Momochi 37

37
1,334 810
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sasori 53

38
2,531 3,253
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,365 1,018
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,604 655
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,277 382
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Shisui Uchiha 7

42
1,119 1,003
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

43
1,155 1,021
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
1,328 897
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

45
967 780
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Hidan 41

46
1,331 1,170
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tenten 35

47
1,047 729
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
1,308 653
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
1,294 654
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
841 323
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Gamabunta