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.