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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
5,448 1,720
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
5,727 1,934
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
5,696 1,913
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
4,281 1,513
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
3,913 1,804
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Gaara 89

6
3,872 1,518
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Jiraiya 47

7
3,753 1,582
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
4,104 2,001
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
2,903 1,615
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
3,688 1,829
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
2,491 1,197
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
2,513 1,179
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
2,681 1,264
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
2,565 1,221
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tsunade 54

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15
2,140 987
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
2,519 1,023
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
1,682 1,068
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
1,719 1,232
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
1,520 488
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
1,519 973
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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21
1,924 711
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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22
1,443 1,174
Sai is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sai 42

23
1,783 1,071
Temari is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Temari 53

24
998 433
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Nagato 38

25
1,583 450
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

26
1,433 1,171
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

27
1,191 581
Konan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Konan 49

28
1,577 852
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Yamato 37

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29
1,396 1,088
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,508 753
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,089 697
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

32
1,215 617
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

33
1,525 969
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,274 989
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

35
1,158 445
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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36
809 307
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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37
949 537
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sasori 53

38
2,044 2,450
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,016 712
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,121 438
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,031 652
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
901 773
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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857 756
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
784 218
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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45
712 520
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Hidan 41

46
1,075 867
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tenten 35

47
1,020 438
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
762 539
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
976 504
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
540 174
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Gamabunta