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The Best Anime Characters of 2019

Updated July 9, 2020 86.8k votes 8.3k voters 54.8k views60 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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    440

    Levi Ackerman

    Attack on Titan

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  • 2
    2,518
    715

    Nezuko

    Demon Slayer
  • 3
    2,615
    758

    Tanjiro

    Demon Slayer
  • 4
    1,772
    543

    Senku Ishigami

    Dr. Stone
  • 5
    1,527
    537

    Zenitsu Agatsuma

    Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
  • 6
    2,971
    1,114

    Naofumi Iwatani

    The Rising of the Shield Hero
  • 7
    2,599
    990

    Izuku Midoriya

    My Hero Academia

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  • 8
    1,929
    749

    Ray

    The Promised Neverland
  • 9
    1,940
    781

    Chika Fujiwara

    Kaguya-sama: Love is War
  • 10
    2,570
    1,064

    Raphtalia

    The Rising of the Shield Hero
  • 11
    1,807
    743

    Norman

    The Promised Neverland
  • 12
    1,794
    759

    Miku Nakano

    The Quintessential Quintuplets
  • 13
    1,629
    709

    Kaguya Shinomiya

    Kaguya-sama: Love is War
  • 14
    1,640
    737

    Emma

    The Promised Neverland
  • 15
    1,261
    558

    Meliodas

    The Seven Deadly Sins

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  • 16
    1,175
    518

    shigeo kageyama

  • 17
    1,368
    659

    Hyakkimaru

    Dororo
  • 18
    1,841
    907

    Rimuru Tempest

    That Time I Got Reincarnated As A Slime
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    741
    339

    Erwin Smith

    Attack on Titan

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    797
    371

    Shinra Kusakabe

    Fire Force
  • 21
    575
    276

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    675
    368

    Armin Arlelt

    Attack on Titan

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    190
    70

    Eijiro Kirishima

  • 24
    213
    90

    Yami Sukehiro

    Black Clover
  • 25
    990
    625

    Miyuki Shirogane

    Kaguya-sama: Love is War