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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
5,488 1,737
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

2
5,770 1,940
Kakashi Hatake is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

3
5,737 1,923
Naruto Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

4
4,316 1,518
Minato Namikaze is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

5
3,940 1,813
Gaara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Gaara 89

6
3,904 1,520
Jiraiya is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Jiraiya 47

7
3,776 1,589
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

8
4,129 2,019
Sasuke Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

9
2,924 1,624
Neji Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

10
3,720 1,837
Hinata Hyuga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

11
2,508 1,205
Pain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

12
2,536 1,181
Might Guy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

13
2,700 1,267
Rock Lee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

14
2,582 1,225
Tsunade is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tsunade 54

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15
2,153 993
Madara Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

16
2,540 1,026
Nine-tailed demon fox is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

17
1,698 1,071
Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

18
1,732 1,241
Orochimaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

19
1,537 493
Obito Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

20
1,531 978
Killer Bee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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21
1,942 714
Kushina Uzumaki is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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22
1,457 1,180
Sai is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sai 42

23
1,800 1,073
Temari is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Temari 53

24
1,011 438
Nagato is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Nagato 38

25
1,600 451
Senju Hashirama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Senju Hashirama

26
1,444 1,177
Kiba Inuzuka is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

27
1,204 586
Konan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Konan 49

28
1,591 855
Yamato is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Yamato 37

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29
1,405 1,095
Shino Aburame is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

30
1,521 756
Iruka Umino is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

31
1,100 704
Kisame Hoshigaki is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

32
1,226 624
Deidera is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Deidera

33
1,532 978
Akamaru is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

34
1,286 993
Ino Yamanaka is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

35
1,171 446
Tobirama Senju is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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36
819 312
Zabuza Momochi is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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37
959 541
Sasori is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Sasori 53

38
2,054 2,470
Sakura Haruno is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

39
1,029 714
Konohamaru Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

40
1,137 442
Tsunade Senju is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

41
1,043 655
Kurenai Yuhi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

42
907 777
Kankuro is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

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43
866 759
Choji Akimichi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

44
795 220
Shisui Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
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45
720 524
Hidan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Hidan 41

46
1,083 872
Tenten is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
Tenten 35

47
1,026 443
Tobi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

48
770 543
Hiruzen Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

49
984 506
Hokage is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Naruto Characters

50
550 176
Gamabunta is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Naruto Characters
shaurya-kapoor added Gamabunta