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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1
571 143
Erza Scarlet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Fairy Tale
2
462 142
Akame is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Akame ga Kill!
3
456 155
Mikasa Ackerman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Attack on Titan
4
375 120
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
505 194
Asuna is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Sword Art Online, Sword Art Online
6
288 107
Olivier Mira Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
7
262 100
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
270 112
Ryuuko Matoi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Kill la Kill
9
212 88
Shura Kirigakure is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Shura Kirigakure Ao no Exorcist
10
176 84
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
160 74
Teresa of the Faint Smile is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
12
10 0
Alice Zuberg is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Broodrooster in de Ruimte added Alice Zuberg Sword Art Online III
13
90 70
Shigure Kōsaka is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple
14
79 84
Kuina is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
One Piece
15
78 85
Tashigi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
One Piece
16
54 69
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 61
Motoko Aoyama is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Love Hina
18
27 57
Rin Kamishiro is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Maburaho
19
26 61
Nanami Yasuri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Anime Swordsman of All Time
Katanagatari