Anime Characters Who Are 5'2"

Over 400 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of Anime Characters Who Are 5'2"
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Vote up your favorite anime characters who are 5'2".

Curious to know which anime characters stand at 5'2" tall? Here's a list of popular anime characters who are 5'2" (157-159 cm). Famous 5'2" anime characters include Killua Zoldyck (Hunter x Hunter), Shigeo Kageyama (Mob Psycho 100), and Orihime Inoue (Bleach). 

From short anime girls like Orihime to child protagonists like Killua, there are more 5'2" anime characters than you might expect! Are you surprised that these characters are five feet two inches tall? 

Vote up your favorite 5'2" anime characters, and downvote any you don't like as much.

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  • Killua Zoldyck
    Hunter x Hunter
    372 votes

    Deadly assassin Killua rebels against his family’s murderous career, conveyed through spiky silver hair reflecting inner turmoil. With lightning fast reflexes and Nen abilities easing killing, befriending Gon gives Killua hope of forging his own moral path. His ongoing struggle for independence mirrors slowly reclaiming childhood stripped by forced training.

  • Mina Ashido

    Mina Ashido

    My Hero Academia
    214 votes

    Exuberant Mina brightens UA High with her cheerful attitude and flashy Acid Quirk complementing her standout appearance. Her punkish horns and dyed hair reflect vibrant self-expression. But empathy for misunderstood classmates like Bakugo underlies Mina’s fun-loving exterior.

  • Mirko


    My Hero Academia
    213 votes

    Self-reliant hero Mirko prefers solo action using powerful legs to pulverize villains. With pure white hair framing intense focus, Mirko spurns cooperation slowing her down over swift decisive strikes neutralizing threats. Her defiance of convention inspires controversial admiration.

  • Fumikage Tokoyami

    Fumikage Tokoyami

    My Hero Academia
    193 votes

    Chuunibyou student Tokoyami envisions himself as a brooding soul plagued by the curse of a sentient Dark Shadow Quirk. But his overdramatic persona belies caring friendships that help Tokoyami accept himself and control dangerous powers. Therein Tokoyami finds balance between light and dark.

  • Shigeo Kageyama
    Mob Psycho 100
    153 votes

    Quiet middle schooler Shigeo actually commands overwhelming psychic power as the heroic Mob. Despite facile emotions, Shigeo strives to only use abilities for good, unlike those who ridiculed his passivity. Raging emotions risk corrupting Mob’s power, making self-control Shigeo’s greatest challenge.

  • Kenji Miyazawa

    Kenji Miyazawa

    Bungo Stray Dogs
    116 votes

    Delinquent Kenji seems destined for a criminal path, conveyed through his bleached mohawk hairstyle. But after befriending reformed punk Kyoichi, Kenji rediscovers hope and passion for competitive cycling. Though he retains signature rebellious spirit, Kenji now channels defiance productively.