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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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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476 85
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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512 118
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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439 110
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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407 124
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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259 67
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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263 79
Kuroh Yatogami is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail

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297 98
Jin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Samurai Champloo

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172 32
Himura Kenshin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
NevenaAlexic added Rurouni Kenshin

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323 117
Ling Yao is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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306 110
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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314 118
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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214 62
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

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229 71
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

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224 78
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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170 58
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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172 62
Lancer is listed (or ranked) 17 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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186 76
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Aladdin Magi

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150 61
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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237 129
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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197 128
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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161 111
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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81 51
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

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43 21
Alphonse Elric is listed (or ranked) 24 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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96 71
Amidamaru is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Amidamaru Shaman King

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150 122
Shippo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Inu Yasha, InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time

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93 70
China is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
China Hetalia

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85 67
Walter C. Dornez is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Hellsing Ultimate: Vol. 1, Hellsing

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114 100
Miles is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Miles

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105 96
Hagi is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Hagi Blood+

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9 2
Rogue Cheney is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
AnnaMay added

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103 101
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

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135 136
Kabuto Yakushi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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66 66
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

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57 61
Shichika Yasuri is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shichika Yasuri Katanagatari

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1 1
mard geer (tartaros, fairytail... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
AnnaMay added mard geer (tartaros, fairytail)

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35 49
Kyosuke Kuga is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
OWIyvone added Kyosuke Kuga

Prince of Stride Alternative

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90 114
Heathcliff is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Sword Art Online

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84 111
Solf J. Kimblee is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Solf J. Kimblee Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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41 78
Benny is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Benny Total Recall

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28 77
Judeau is listed (or ranked) 41 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

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3 38
Tetsuro Okonogi is listed (or ranked) 42 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