Anime Characters Who Are 5'8"

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Vote up your favorite anime characters who are 5'8".

Curious to know which anime characters stand at 5'8" tall? Here's a list of popular anime characters who are 5'8" (173-175 cm). Famous 5'8" anime characters include Usopp (One Piece), Soma Yukihara (Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma), and Subaru Natsuki (Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World). 

From shonen protagonists like Shinra Kusakabe (Fire Force) to heroes-in-training like Momo Yaoyorozu (My Hero Academia), there are more 5'8" anime characters than you might expect! Are you surprised that these characters are five feet eight inches tall?

Vote up your favorite 5'8" anime characters, and downvote any you don't like as much.

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  • Shinra Kusakabe

    Shinra Kusakabe

    Fire Force
    153 votes

    Unique protagonist Shinra aims to become a hero who saves people through his BURNISH pyrokinesis rather than destroys like his mother. His spiky dark hair and cheeky grin conceal painful ostracization endured alongside other BURNISH. But Shinra retains faith in their inner goodness despite the danger and stigma posed by their uncontrollable ignition abilities.

  • Momo Yaoyorozu
    My Hero Academia
    145 votes

    Top U.A. student Momo flaunts formidable intelligence through exquisite word choice befitting her refined, wealthy upbringing. Her exposed costume highlights the self-confidence to wield her Creation Quirk. But beneath aristocratic polish lies pressure to uphold brilliance stemming from exceptional ancestry rather than individual merit.

  • Usopp
    One Piece
    144 votes

    Cowardly pirate Usopp compensates for lack of strength through resourceful sniping and lying used for comedy yet emerging as courage when stakes are real. His curly black hair represents untamed imagination crafting versatile ammo and ridiculous tall tales that paradoxically contain truths about adversaries. Though plagued by insecurity, Usopp's loyalty perseveres alongside the staunch Straw Hats.

  • Arthur Boyle

    Arthur Boyle

    Fire Force
    86 votes

    Serious Arthur conceals insecurities behind arrogance projecting strength befitting the next Camelot throne heir. His messy blond hair belies rectitude upholding knightly principles yet discovering greater humility and authenticity through engaging with commoners. Though thrust into leadership unexpectedly, Arthur stays committed to upholding justice.

  • Tetsutetsu Tetsutetsu

    Tetsutetsu Tetsutetsu

    My Hero Academia
    94 votes

    Boisterous Tetsutetsu embodies fiery spirit and fortitude empowering his Steel Quirk making his body sturdy metal. His silver pompadour projects grit through resembling a sword's shape. Though hot-blooded and loud, Tetsutetsu respects honor exceeding petty rivalry as E Class shows matching their valiant passion.

  • Subaru Natsuki

    Subaru Natsuki

    Re:Zero − Starting Life in Another World
    78 votes

    After being mysteriously summoned, unexceptional youth Subaru gains the Return by Death ability allowing him infinite chances to protect loved ones when ruthlessly killed. This cruel cycle leaves Subaru traumatized yet willing to sacrifice himself however needed to save others. His tracksuit jacket represents urban origin before fantastical isekai turmoil.