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24 Popular Male Anime Characters Drawn As Women

Updated May 16, 2020 31.9k votes 3.9k voters 133.8k views24 items

Have you ever looked at one of your favorite male anime characters and thought "I'd like to see what they'd look like as a woman?" If so, you're in luck, because anime boys drawn as girls is actually a common trope in the world of fanart. It's a great way to see your favorite characters in a new light - and if you're attracted to women, it's a great way to make the characters a little more appealing. 

There are male anime characters drawn as women from most series with fandoms. Whether it's a shonen series like My Hero Academia or Naruto, a sports anime like Haikyuu!! or Free! or something a little more dramatic like Berserk or Banana Fish, you'll find genderswapped characters all over the place. 

Vote up your favorite pieces to show the hardworking artists behind them some love and appreciation. 

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  • Hisoka - 'Hunter X Hunter'
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    Osamu Dazai & Chuuya Nakahara - 'Bungo Stray Dogs'

    Osamu Dazai & Chuuya Nakahara - 'Bungo Stray Dogs'
    Photo: Pinterest

    Artist Unknown

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    Tobio Kageyama & Shoyo Hinata - 'Haikyuu!!'

    Tobio Kageyama & Shoyo Hinata - 'Haikyuu!!'
    Photo: NyaYukie

    Art by NyaYukie

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    Eiji Okumura & Ash Lynx - 'Banana Fish'

    Eiji Okumura & Ash Lynx - 'Banana Fish'
    Photo: e.MiKA

    Art by e.MiKA

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