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
Edward Elric FullMetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist

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244 44
Itachi Uchiha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Itachi Uchiha Naruto Shippūden, Naruto, Ninja World

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192 36
Kenshin Himura is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kenshin Himura Samurai X: Trust and Betrayal, Director's Cut

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127 35
Kuroh Yatogami is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kuroh Yatogami K

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167 65
Shikamaru Nara is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shikamaru Nara Naruto, Naruto Shippuden the Movie, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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107 35
Yu Kanda is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Yu Kanda D.Gray-man

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160 72
Renji Abarai is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Renji Abarai Bleach, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion, Bleach: Fade to Black

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104 35
Sinbad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Sinbad Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic

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143 62
Jin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Jin Samurai Champloo

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118 56
Koga is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Koga Inu Yasha

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86 34
Jae-Ha is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Jae-Ha Akatsuki No Yona

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146 83
Ling Yao is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Ling Yao Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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76 30
Nezumi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Nezumi No. 6

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72 27
Lancer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Lancer Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works

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136 81
Uta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Uta Tokyo Ghoul

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83 43
Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Aladdin Magi

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64 33
Judar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Judar Magi

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59 36
Amidamaru is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Amidamaru Shaman King

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65 46
Shunsui Kyōraku is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Rochelle Tevik added Shunsui Kyōraku Bleach, Bleach: Memories of Nobody, Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion

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52 34
China is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
China Hetalia

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100 81
Deidara is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Deidara Naruto Shippuden

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89 78
Van Hohenheim is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Van Hohenheim Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

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24 23
Kyosuke Kuga is listed (or ranked) 23 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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37 39
Walter C. Dornez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Walter C. Dornez Hellsing Ultimate: Vol. 1, Hellsing

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30 31
Shichika Yasuri is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shichika Yasuri Katanagatari

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16 15
Ranma Saotome is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Alex Platten added Ranma Saotome Ranma ½, Ranma ½, Ranma ½

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62 69
Kohaku is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kohaku Inu Yasha

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28 34
Kamui is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kamui Gintama, Gintama: The Movie

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58 72
Heathcliff is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Heathcliff Sword Art Online

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61 76
Shippo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Shippo Inu Yasha, InuYasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time

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63 81
Kabuto Yakushi is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Kabuto Yakushi Naruto, Naruto Shippūden, Naruto Shippuden the Movie: Bonds

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49 64
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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49 65
Hagi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Hagi Blood+

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48 65
Miles is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Miles

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42 70
Solf J. Kimblee is listed (or ranked) 35 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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19 47
Benny is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Benny Total Recall

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17 48
Judeau is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list 30+ Male Anime Characters Who Aren't Afraid to Rock a Ponytail
Judeau Berserk Golden Age Arc II: The Battle for Doldrey, Berserk Golden Age Arc I: The Egg of the King