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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607 97
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

2
456 80
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

3
485 113
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

4
420 105
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

5
382 120
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

6
241 64
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

7
285 93
Jin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Samurai Champloo

8
159 26
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

9
294 101
Koga is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Inu Yasha

10
246 75
Kuroh Yatogami is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail

11
298 115
Ling Yao is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

12
292 115
Uta is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Tokyo Ghoul

13
199 59
Jae-Ha is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Jae-Ha Akatsuki No Yona

14
207 67
Yu Kanda is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
D.Gray-man

15
212 75
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

16
165 59
Lancer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works

17
155 55
Nezumi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Nezumi No. 6

18
172 72
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Aladdin Magi

19
137 58
Judar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Judar Magi

20
224 124
Deidara is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Naruto Shippuden

21
179 125
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

22
152 107
Kohaku is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Inu Yasha

23
78 45
Ranma Saotome is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Alex Platten added Ranma ½, Ranma ½, Ranma ½

24
93 68
Amidamaru is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Amidamaru Shaman King

25
143 117
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

26
89 68
China is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
China Hetalia

27
82 65
Walter C. Dornez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Hellsing Ultimate: Vol. 1, Hellsing

28
105 97
Miles is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Miles

29
28 18
Alphonse Elric is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
karenb13835 added FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist

30
100 95
Hagi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Hagi Blood+

31
126 131
Kabuto Yakushi is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

32
95 100
Buccaneer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Buccaneer Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

33
57 60
Shichika Yasuri is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shichika Yasuri Katanagatari

34
58 65
Kamui is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Gintama, Gintama: The Movie

35
34 48
Kyosuke Kuga is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
OWIyvone added Kyosuke Kuga Prince of Stride Alternative

36
85 111
Heathcliff is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Sword Art Online

37
77 109
Solf J. Kimblee is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Solf J. Kimblee Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

38
40 77
Benny is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Benny Total Recall

39
28 76
Judeau is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Berserk Golden Age Arc II: The Battle for Doldrey, Berserk Golden Age Arc I: The Egg of the King

40
3 37
Tetsuro Okonogi is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
mwahahahaha added Tetsuro Okonogi Higurashi When They Cry, Umineko When They Cry