Anime Underground The 50+ Best Anime Character Theme Songs  

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One of the pros of watching anime rather than reading manga is the music. There are so many epic anime character themes out there, but which one is your absolute favorite? Below we rank the 50 greatest anime character theme songs of all time, determined by the votes of Ranker users like you. From serious themes like L's theme from Death Note, to adventurous numbers like Franky's theme from One Piece, this list showcases the best anime character music of all time. We understand that musical taste is extremely subjective, so we want you to add any of your favorite character themes to the list if they're not already here! Please just be sure to add a YouTube video of the theme so that people can listen to it here on this page. Which anime character has the best theme? Scroll down and find out!
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Appears In: Bleach

Powers & Abilities: Cero, Hohō

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2 786 VOTES

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Appears In: Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto the Movie: Blood Prison, Naruto the Movie: Guardians of the Crescent Moon Kingdom, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: The Lost Tower, + more

Powers & Abilities: Healing factor, Shadow clone, Rasengan

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3 801 VOTES

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Appears In: Death Note

Powers & Abilities: Natural deduction

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4 684 VOTES

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Appears In: Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Ninja World

Powers & Abilities: Superhuman speed, Pyrokinesis, Illusion, Power Mimicry

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