Once you get invested in an anime, it’s hard to avoid speculating about all the unanswered questions that crop up. This is especially true of shonen anime, which tend to be long, complex stories with a lot going on - so much going on that they don’t even always answer all the questions about the heroes!
That’s where fan theories come in. For this list, we’ll be paying homage to some of the creative theories that fans all over the Internet have come up with about shonen heroes. Some involve their parents or family of origin, some focus on character development or future powers, and others are more plot-oriented.
Vote up the anime protagonist fan theories that you think are the most plausible - or at least, the most interesting.