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

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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  • Edward Elric
    1
    FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist
  • Itachi Uchiha
    2
    Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Ninja World
  • Shikamaru Nara
    3
    Naruto, Naruto Shippuden the Movie, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds
  • Kenshin Himura
    4
    Samurai X: Trust and Betrayal, Director's Cut
  • Renji Abarai
    5
  • Uta
    6
    Tokyo Ghoul
  • Ling Yao
    7
    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
  • Nagisa
    8
    Last Words
  • Yu Kanda
    9
    D.Gray-man
  • Sinbad
    10
    Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic
  • Jae-Ha
    11

    Jae-Ha

    Akatsuki No Yona
  • Nezumi
    12

    Nezumi

    No. 6
  • Shunsui Kyoraku
    14
  • Deidara
    15
    Naruto Shippuden
  • Jin
    16
    Samurai Champloo
  • Koga
    18
    Inu Yasha
  • Judar
    19

    Judar

    Magi
  • Lancer
    20
    Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works
  • Aladdin
    21

    Aladdin

    Magi
  • Yuliy
    22

    Yuliy

    Sirius the Jaeger
  • Kohaku
    23
    Inu Yasha
  • Van Hohenheim
    24
    Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
  • Wei Wuxian
    25

    Wei Wuxian

    Mo Dao Zu Shi