Anime Underground 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail  

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As a guy, pulling off a ponytail can be tough. However, these male anime characters with ponytails know exactly what they're doing. Many of them are amazing anime swordfighters, which isn't surprising considering that many samurai had ponytails. Which man has the most majestic ponytail in anime? Who wears it best? Many would point to Edward Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist, but what about Jin from Samurai Champloo, Itachi from Naruto Shippuden, or Kenshin Himura from Rurouni Kenshin

This list is a collection of male anime characters who rock ponytails, regardless of their occupation. Fom ninjas to scientists to sorcerers, these guys proudly wear their hair tied. Vote up your favorite male characters who look the best with a ponytail. 

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700 111
Edward Elric is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist

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516 99
Kenshin Himura is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Samurai X: Trust and Betrayal, Director's Cut

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566 128
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Ninja World

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473 122
Renji Abarai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Bleach, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion, Bleach: Fade to Black

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448 135
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Naruto, Naruto Shippuden the Movie, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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285 77
Sinbad is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic

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361 123
Ling Yao is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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203 42
Himura Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
NevenaAlexic added Rurouni Kenshin

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285 87
Kuroh Yatogami is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail

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314 104
Jin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Samurai Champloo

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334 117
Koga is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Inu Yasha

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348 126
Uta is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Tokyo Ghoul

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250 80
Yu Kanda is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
D.Gray-man

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231 70
Jae-Ha is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Jae-Ha Akatsuki No Yona

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240 84
Shunsui Kyōraku is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Rochelle Tevik added Bleach, Bleach: Memories of Nobody, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion

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188 64
Nezumi is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Nezumi No. 6

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210 84
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Aladdin Magi

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182 69
Lancer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works

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175 66
Judar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Judar Magi

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262 138
Deidara is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Naruto Shippuden

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221 140
Van Hohenheim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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181 118
Kohaku is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Inu Yasha

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62 29
Alphonse Elric is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
karenb13835 added FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist

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93 59
Ranma Saotome is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Alex Platten added Ranma ½, Ranma ½, Ranma ½

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168 129
Shippo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Inu Yasha, InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time