Anime Underground The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time  

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Who is your favorite anime girl who wields a sword? There are so many great female anime swordsman, so let's rank them from best to worst with the help of your votes.

Bleach definitely has its fair share of female swordsman - Rukia Kuchiki is the first character we're introduced to, but let's not forget about Rangiku Matsumoto either. In Fairy Tail, Erza Scarlet is a fan favorite anime girl who fights with a sword. Other popular female sword users in anime include Asuna from Sword Art Online, Saber from the Fate series, and of course Akame from Akame ga Kill!

Vote below on your top choices for best female anime swordsman, and even add a new character to the list if they're not already here!

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547 139
Erza Scarlet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Fairy Tale
2
451 139
Akame is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Akame ga Kill!
3
442 151
Mikasa Ackerman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Attack on Titan
4
360 119
Saber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Fate/Zero, Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works, Fate/Zero
5
484 189
Asuna is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Sword Art Online, Sword Art Online
6
282 103
Olivier Mira Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
7
254 95
Rukia Kuchiki is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Bleach, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion, Bleach: Fade to Black
8
261 110
Ryuuko Matoi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Kill la Kill
9
203 83
Shura Kirigakure is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Shura Kirigakure Ao no Exorcist
10
169 80
Rangiku Matsumoto is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Bleach, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion, Bleach: Memories of Nobody
11
154 71
Teresa of the Faint Smile is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
12
86 67
Shigure Kōsaka is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple
13
77 79
Kuina is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
One Piece
14
2 0
Alice Zuberg is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Broodrooster in de Ruimte added Alice Zuberg Sword Art Online III
15
74 82
Tashigi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
One Piece
16
51 67
Sayaka Miki is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Puella Magi Madoka Magica
17
32 58
Motoko Aoyama is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Love Hina
18
24 55
Rin Kamishiro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Maburaho
19
26 59
Nanami Yasuri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Katanagatari