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The Best Anime Characters of 2019 

Philip Moder
Updated June 2, 2020 62.1k votes 7.1k voters 47.8k views 67 items

With 2019 still fresh as ever, anime fans can be sure to find a plethora of new series to binge watch almost on the daily. Between the anime still airing from 2018 seasons to the brand-new shows just now coming out, there has been a lot of hype on what the next big series is going to be. So far, shows like The Promised Neverland and The Rising of the Shield Hero have made a huge splash in only a few episodes. Meanwhile, continuous shows such as That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime are still fresh enough to help us ring in 2019 with exciting new episodes.

We’re here all year to see what new characters are going to be the most popular among fans. So, without further ado, here are all the characters we’ve seen so far for 2019! Vote for your favorites and let us know who you’ll be rooting for!

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Tanjiro is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
soumiksinha24 added Tanjiro Demon Slayer
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Naofumi Iwatani is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Naofumi Iwatani The Rising of the Shield Hero
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Nezuko is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
soumiksinha24 added Nezuko Demon Slayer
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Raphtalia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Raphtalia The Rising of the Shield Hero
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Izuku Midoriya is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
SofiaN added Izuku Midoriya My Hero Academia

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Senku Ishigami is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
jhon3mithyo added Senku Ishigami Dr. Stone
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Ray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Ray The Promised Neverland
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Chika Fujiwara is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Chika Fujiwara Kaguya-sama: Love is War
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Levi Ackerman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
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Norman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Norman The Promised Neverland
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Rimuru Tempest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Rimuru Tempest That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime
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Miku Nakano is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Miku Nakano The Quintessential Quintuplets
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Zenitsu Agatsuma is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
isabelwilla added Zenitsu Agatsuma Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba

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Emma is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Emma The Promised Neverland
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Kaguya Shinomiya is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Kaguya Shinomiya Kaguya-sama: Love is War
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Hyakkimaru is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Hyakkimaru Dororo
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Meliodas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
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shigeo kageyama is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
mai66 added shigeo kageyama
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Kazuto Kirigaya is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Kazuto Kirigaya Sword Art Online: Alicization
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Asuna Yuuki is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Asuna Yuuki Sword Art Online: Alicization
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Reigen Arataka is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
emiichigosan added Reigen Arataka Mob Psycho 100
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Inosuke Hashibira is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
farhanfaramond added Inosuke Hashibira Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
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Miyuki Shirogane is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Miyuki Shirogane Kaguya-sama: Love is War
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Shinra Kusakabe is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
jhon3mithyo added Shinra Kusakabe Fire Force
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Alice Zuberg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anime Characters of 2019
Alice Zuberg Sword Art Online: Alicization