Anime Underground The Best Anime Characters With Beards  

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List Rules Vote up the beards that give you nosebleeds.

Ever notice how some of the most badass anime characters have facial hair? Anime characters with beards are usually older, with their scruff symbolizing their hardened attitude and sagely wisdom. From villains like Gendo Ikari to heroes like Cowboy Bebop's Jet Black, this list ranks the best anime beards of all time, with the help of your votes. Which anime beard do you like best? It doesn't have to look realistic, as some of the coolest beards in anime have unique designs that you would never see anywhere else.
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Master Roshi


Master Roshi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anime Characters With Beards
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Appears In: Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball: The Path to Power, Dragonball Evolution, Dragon Ball Z: Lord Slug, Dragon Ball: The Magic Begins, + more

Powers & Abilities: Telepathy

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Jet Black


Jet Black is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anime Characters With Beards
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Appears In: Cowboy Bebop, Cowboy Bebop: The Movie

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#8 on The Greatest Bald Anime Characters of All Time

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#13 on The Best Cyborg Anime Characters

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Asuma Sarutobi


Asuma Sarutobi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anime Characters With Beards
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Appears In: Naruto, Naruto Shippūden

Powers & Abilities: Pyrokinesis, Aerokinesis

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#18 on The Best Naruto Characters

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#4 on The 25+ Saddest Anime Deaths of All Time

#35 on The Best Anime Characters With Black Hair

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Joseph Joestar


Joseph Joestar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anime Characters With Beards
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Appears In: JoJo's Bizarre Adventure

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#33 on The Best Elderly Anime Characters of All Time

#51 on The Best Anime Mother Characters

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