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The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time  

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For this poll we've created a list of the greatest wizards of all time, featuring wizards you know from movies, television, video games and more. Of course wizards from the Harry Potter universe are included, but this list features other fictional wizards as well. If your favorite fictional wizard is missing, don't be salty- just add it to the list so that other people can vote for for it too!

This list contains wizards like Remus Lupin and Randal. Who is the number one wizard that people just can't get enough of? Scroll down and find out who the masses voted for.
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Raistlin Majere is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
John LaBombard added Raistlin Majere Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight, Dragonlance
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Gandalf is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
The Lord of the Rings
3
Merlin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Arthurian legends
4
Professor Albus Dumbledore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
5
Sarumane is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Seismosaurus added Sarumane Lord of the Rings
6
Sirius Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
7
Professor Severus Snape is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
8
Lord Voldemort is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
9
Harry Potter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
10
Remus Lupin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
11
Palpatine is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Vance Goeth added Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars: The Clone Wars
12
Zatanna is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
The Superhero Nerd added DC Universe
13
Harry Dresden is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
14
Jafar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
LanaYoshii added Disney's House of Mouse, Mickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse, Aladdin
15
Rumplestiltskin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Guest_1b997305-d0b8-4770-82b7-f4ca83486708 added Rumplestiltskin
16
Ronald Weasley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
17
Sabrina Spellman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
IFreedom Forall added Sabrina, Down Under, Sabrina Goes to Rome
18
Neville Longbottom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
19
Draco Malfoy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
20
Cedric Diggory is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
21
Lucius Malfoy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Harry Potter series
22
Ranker Video
MWM added Sparrowhawk Tales from Earthsea
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The Wizard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
The Wizard of Oz
24
Wizard Howl is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
MWM added
25
Alex Russo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Wizard Characters of All Time
Alex Russo Wizards of Waverly Place